Friday, January 19, 2018

  • AAAS Magazine - After safety breaches, new Los Alamos director pushes for accountability at nuclear weapons lab - April Reese
  • SpaceFlight Insider - Ariane 5 poised to be retired
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Whistleblower says he was demoted after finding problems in S.C. nuclear project, report says - Tony Bartelme
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho research network badly needs funds. But there are higher needs, governor says - Nathan Brown
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE and NMED Hold Joint Meeting On Legacy Waste Clean-Up - Maire O'Neill
  • Tri-City Herald - 100 Hanford workers moving to new offices after radiation confusion - Annette Cary Evernote
  • NW News Network - Radon Gas Forces More Than 100 Hanford Workers To Move - Anna King
  • KING5 Seattle - Sen. Cantwell questions DOE nominee on Hanford safety
  • KUOW Seattle - Radon Gas Forces More Than 100 Hanford Workers To Move - Anna King
  • Nevada Independent - The Indy Asks: Can Heller, as Reid did, stop Yucca? - Humberto Sanchez
  • W3 Dev - Character Entity Reference Chart
  • HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES - NUCLEAR WASTE POLICY AMENDMENTS ACT OF 2017
  • UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA CIRCUIT - NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REGULATORY UTILITY COMMISSIONERS, Petitioner v. consolidated with UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY, Respondent
  • Department of Energy Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management - Summary of Program Financial & Budget Information As of January 31, 2010
  • Department of Energy Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management - Analysis of the Total System Life Cycle Cost of the Civilian Radioactive Waste Management Program, Fiscal Year 2007 July 2008
  • AP News - UN chief: Threat from nukes, other weapons, gathers force - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - Environmental Protection Agency Disavows Its Own Shutdown Plan - Christopher Flavelle
  • Bloomberg - Your Questions Answered on a Government Shutdown - Laurence Arnold
  • Bloomberg - Japan Finds More Missing Nuclear Fuel at Bottom of Fukushima - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear deal cannot survive if U.S. pulls out: Russia's Lavrov - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Romania's 2nd nuclear reactor to cut power by 27 pct to fix glitch - Radu Marinas
  • Reuters - Commentary: Killing the Iran nuclear deal will be bad for the U.S. - Seyed Hossein Mousavian
  • Reuters - U.S. tests nuclear power system to sustain astronauts on Mars - Will Dunham
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan in talks over bid for UK uranium powerhouse
  • ABC News - Melted nuclear fuel seen inside second Fukushima reactor - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Popular Science - Nuclear reactors the size of wastebaskets could power our Martian settlements - Mary Beth Griggs
  • CNN - Pentagon considers changing nuclear retaliation rules - Barbara Starr and Zachary Cohen
  • Huffington Post blog - OpEd: Trump Wants New Nukes. We Can't Let Him Have Them. - Andy C. Weber
  • EurekAlert - Thorium reactors may dispose of enormous amounts of weapons-grade plutonium - Tomsk Polytechnic University
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and Sri Lanka plan nuclear energy cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Tepco surveys interior of unit 2 containment vessel
  • World Nuclear News - Framatome expands instrumentation and control business
  • World Nuclear News - First borehole drilled in Canadian repository site search
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - Federal Settlement to Fund Assessment at Eight Abandoned Uranium Mines on Navajo Nation - Ryan Heinsius
  • CM Mining Weekly - Senate environment panel chief backs probe into uranium imports - Reuters
  • WRAL Raleigh - Shearon Harris nuclear plant sirens activated in error
  • News & Observer - Shearon Harris nuclear plant's emergency sirens were a false alarm, police say - Henry Gargan and Anne Blythe
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Japan should not pursue nuke fuel reprocessing despite U.S. OK
  • Davis Enterprise, CA - UCD is educating next generation of nuclear scientists - Lisa Howard
  • RT - Iran nuclear deal collapse could spell grave consequences for the Korean peninsula – Lavrov
  • Sputnik News - Trust on Nuclear, Other Issues Between US, Russia Continues to Wane - UN Chief
  • Asharq Al-Awsat - US Says Iran 'Leading Cause of Instability' - Asharq Al-Awsat
  • Sputnik News - MEPhI Researchers Discover New Ways to Streamline Uranium Enrichment
  • Aiken Standard - SRS Women in Nuclear founding member wins leadership award - Savannah River Site Women in Nuclear
  • Independent Barents Observer - Floating nuclear power plant will be towed through the ice - Atle Staalesen
  • Sputnik News - Russia to Decommission Two Largest Nuclear Subs in the World - Source - First borehole drilled in Canadian repository site search
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Committee grills picks on nuclear waste - Maxine Joselow
  • Kallanish Energy - Poland to build nuclear plant: energy minister
  • Kallanish Energy - EDF in talks to finance next UK nuclear project
  • Japan Times - How energy neglect holds Japan back - William Pesek
  • The State, SC - Shareholder lawsuits against SCANA over nuclear debacle debut in federal court - John Monk
  • E&E Daily - URANIUM: The next 'America First' tariff? - Dylan Brown
  • Southeast Energy News - Report: Westinghouse exec demoted after raising Summer nuclear concerns - Dan Haugen
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Nuclear fallout: NextEra waits in the wings as Dominion takes center stage in Columbia - Thad Moore
  • E&E Daily - URANIUM: Court tosses greens' bid to halt Wyo. project - Amanda Reilly
  • Western Gazette - Hinkley Point C: Dramatic drone footage shows the latest development as Britain's first nuclear power plant in over 20 years takes shape - Michael Taylor
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - Getting the message out - Stephen Uhler
  • Aboriginal Peoples Television Network, Winnipeg, Manitoba - Groups fighting nuclear plant near Ottawa River - Annette Francis
  • SAMAA TV News Pakistan - Famed nuclear scientist Ishfaq Ahmed passes away
  • Egypt Today - Powering Egypt - Doaa Farid
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria to open nine tenders under Kozloduy NPP units 1-4 decommissioning plan - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Indian Point Talks Continue (With A Break) - Lanning Taliaferro
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps Uganda Restart Vital Radiotherapy Services for Cancer Patients
  • Denver Business Journal - Colorado Energy Office revamp takes big bipartisan step forward - Ed Sealover
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Collaborates With Global Healthcare Company To Complete Conversion Of Mo-99 Production To LEU-Based Process
  • Kallanish Energy - GE wins turbine pact for Paks II reactors
  • Realscreen - St. Louis: Exclusive: HBO's "Atomic Homefront" trailer - Meagan Kashty
  • Plymouth Herald - The home of Plymouth's rotting submarines is 'safe and secure', insists naval chief - ByGayle McDonald
  • DOE - Department of Energy Implementation Activities in the Case of a Lapse of Appropriations
  • Trend News Agency - Iran-US nuclear issues: Same mistrust 40 years later - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • NHK World - TEPCO finds 'fuel debris' in No. 2 reactor
  • Japan Times - Tepco spots Fukushima fuel debris in reactor 2, says fuel rod assembly 'fell out of reactor' - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Starts Looking Inside Reactor at Fukushima No. 1 Plant
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear deal failure would be alarming, Russia warns
  • Press TV - US lawmakers table bill to toughen Iran deal
  • Press TV - Macron talks to Netanyahu about JCPOA importance
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-00929 Citation: 83 FR 2777 PDF Page 2777
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Meetings: Environmental Financial Advisory Board FR Document: 2018-00616 Citation: 83 FR 2774 PDF Page 2774
  • Veterans Affairs Department - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Pulmonary Health and Deployment to Southwest Asia and Afghanistan FR Document: 2018-00875 Citation: 83 FR 2876 PDF Pages 2876-2877
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2018-00933 Citation: 83 FR 2822 PDF Pages 2822-2823
  • Nye County, NV - Independent Scientific Investigations Program
  • Mainichi Daily - Fukushima Pref. to stop blanket radiation checks on rice, start random testing

    Thursday, January 18, 2018

  • New York Times - He Leaked a Photo of Rick Perry Hugging a Coal Executive. Then He Lost His Job. - Ben Protessjan
  • Orlando Sentinel - Commentary: Helping the helpless in Vieques - Spencer Sullivan
  • Platts - Two US uranium producers seek probe of imports, relief for domestic industry - Elaine Hiruo
  • Times Picayune - Energy Department photographer seeks whistleblower protection
  • Cetus News - Rick Perry hugged a coal baron. This photographer got the picture. Then he was placed on leave.
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Leaker of Perry-Murray photos seeks whistleblower protection - Hannah Northey
  • NPR - Photographer Says He Lost His Job After Leaking Pictures Of Rick Perry and Coal CEO - Scott Neuman
  • DOE:EERE - Using Deep Geothermal to Heat and Cool Buildings and Reduce Energy Bills - EERE
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 2 | Jan. 16, 2018
  • CNN - Fired photographer who leaked photo of Rick Perry hugging coal executive wants his job back - Saba Hamedy
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP: Mining starts on final underground panel - Adrian C Hedden
  • World Nuclear News - Mining resumes at WIPP
  • World Nuclear News - EDF Energy expects 20% cost saving for Sizewell C
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba agrees sale of Westinghouse claims
  • World Nuclear News - UK committee says action needed on climate plan
  • Livermore Independent - DOE Funds Seven New Industry Projects to Work with Labs
  • Livermore Independent - Lab's Science Lecture Series Highlights Marvelous Machines
  • Los Alamos Monitor - UT faces regional coalition, again - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Voices Of Los Alamos Meets Jan. 22
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Officials provide chromium update--Water meets standards, but officials uncertain of plume boundary location - Tris DeRoma
  • Livermore Independent - Prescient Speech by Teller Anticipated Global Warming - Jeff Garberson
  • Nuclear Town Hall - Jeff Beattie, Energy Daily: Senate GOP leaders seen slowing Yucca project to save Heller–and majority - Jeff Beattie
  • AP News - Federal responsibility in nuclear attack alerts is unclear - Caleb Jones
  • AP News - UN chief: Threat from nukes, other weapons, gathers force
  • Bloomberg - Nigeria Moves Closer to Energy Overhaul With Passage of New Bill - Dulue Mbachu
  • Bloomberg - Saudi Arabia Tells Judge There's No Evidence It Aided 9/11 Plot - Bob Van Voris
  • Bloomberg - Top U.S. Energy Regulator Will Ensure Utilities Pass on Tax Cut - Catherine Traywick
  • Bloomberg - S&P Sees 'Clear Danger' of Default by South Africa's Eskom - Loni Prinsloo
  • Bloomberg - Israel's Greatest Enemy: Iran, or Overconfidence? - Zev Chafets
  • Bloomberg - Taxpayers May Pay for Secret Satellite Lost After SpaceX Launch - Dana Hull and Sonali Basak
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Agrees to Sell Westinghouse Assets, Boosting Capital - Pavel Alpeyev
  • Bloomberg - Trump Accuses Russia of Helping North Korea Evade Sanctions - Alex Wayne
  • Reuters - Poland says new EU renewables target very hard to meet - Agnieszka Barteczko
  • Reuters - Toshiba reaches deal to help resolve Westinghouse bankruptcy, rebuild finances - Tom Hals, Jessica DiNapoli
  • Reuters - Tillerson says Russia not implementing all North Korea sanctions, may be frustrating some steps - David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - Toshiba reaches deal to help resolve Westinghouse bankruptcy, rebuild finances - Tom Hals, Jessica DiNapoli
  • Reuters - Senate environment panel chief backs probe into uranium imports - Valerie Volcovici
  • Business Insider - The US Air Force lost 4 nuclear bombs in Spain 52 years ago – and the disaster is still being felt now - Christopher Woody
  • Australian Institute of International Affairs - Time Ticks Closer to Nuclear Midnight - Professor Ramesh Thakur
  • Xinhua - Poland to build nuclear plant: energy minister
  • Daily Pakistan - India: Asia's radioactive elephant? - Naveed Ahmad
  • Purdue Exponent - U.S. Department of Energy official speaks about nuclear energy technology - Sabriya Alam
  • Bellona - Official vote of confidence for Russia's floating nuclear plant fails to reassure - Charles Digges
  • CBC Canada - 'Insanity' to allow nuclear waste disposal near Ottawa River, Indigenous groups say
  • New Vision - Uganda pushes for nuclear energy
  • Mainichi Daily - Airborne radiation near Fukushima nuke plant still far higher than gov't max
  • China News Service - Renewal of accord with U.S. raises questions over Japan's nuclear plans
  • NJ Spotlight - PSEG Says $2B Tax Cut Won't Offset Need for Nuclear Subsidies - Tom Johnson
  • Sputnik News - US 'Not Really' Following Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty With New Nuke Review
  • CBS New York - Indian Point Nuclear Plant Workers Might Walk Off Job - Peter Haskell reports.
  • Thunder Bay News Watch - First nuclear waste test hole drilled near Ignace Video - Hole Is Twice The Depth Needed For A Repository
  • Plymouth Herald - This is why the nuclear alert siren went off for eight minutes--Someone pressed the wrong button - Gayle McDonald
  • Xinhua - UN chief warns of increasing threats of weapons of mass destruction
  • Asia Times - Is Japan ready to trust Tepco with nuclear power again? - Todd Crowell
  • San Clemente Times - Letter: The Only Remedy for a Nuclear Waste Accident is Prevention - Gary Headrick, San Clemente
  • Pakistan Observer - Nuclear war clouds hovering - Dr Zafar Nawaz Jaspal
  • KUER NPR Utah - audio: Nearly All Of The National Park System Advisory Board Has ResignedNearly All Of The National Park System Advisory Board Has Resigned
  • Xinhua - Iran nuke deal must be safeguarded: UN chief
  • Yonhap News - Head of S. Korea's nuclear operator to quit amid anti-nuclear policy
  • Daily Energy Insider - Continued nuclear energy may be the baseload energy supply the US needs - Chris Galford
  • Chosun Ilbo - U.S. Nuke Sub Kept out of Busan for Fear of Agitating N.Korea - Yoon Hyung-jun
  • Charleston Post and Courier - S.C. lawmakers weighing whether they can win lawsuit against SCANA - Andrew Brown
  • The State, SC - Dominion deal requires SC to ignore whether SCE&G fraudulently won rate hikes - Avery G. Wilks
  • The State, SC - Three ways the Dominion-SCE&G deal could fall apart - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Aiken Standard - Dominion Energy CEO: Our SCANA offer is the best, and only, one - Colin Demarest
  • ABC Columbia - Dominion Energy Presents Merger Proposal In Front Of House Committee, One Condition Could Be Deal Breaker - Angela Rogers
  • Seeking Alpha - SCANA Is Losing Its Value - Michael Wald
  • Trend News Agency - How much is needed to shutdown Metsamor nuke plant in Armenia? - Ilhama Isabalayeva
  • San Clemente Times - Letter: 'Inflammatory' Statements Cloud Facts on SONGS - Edward "Ted" Quinn, Dana Point
  • NHK World - Exclusive interview with ICAN Executive Director Beatrice Fihn - Kazuaki Hirama
  • North Wales Chronicle - Horizon Nuclear Power announces its first open surgery
  • Mainichi Daily - Ex-PM Koizumi sees Article 9 revision difficult without cooperation from opposition
  • CNN - India tests-fires Agni-V, a nuclear-capable ICBM - Joshua Berlinger and Nikhil Kumar
  • Times of India - Vehicle on way to bring nuclear waste topples in Karwar
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - Merrimac board seeks NRC hearing on Seabrook plan - Richard K. Lodge
  • Daily Energy Insider - Senate panel explores sources of 'upheaval' in domestic, global energy markets - Aaron Martin
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Utilities commission rejects Diablo's community settlement - Peter Johnson
  • Bulgarian Public Services - NRA: The Belene Project Can Move to an Approval of the Technical Project
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Letter: We must make wise energy decisionsWe must make wise energy decisions - Melvin Snyder, West Donegal Township
  • NRC - NRC Seeks to Fill Open Reactor Safeguards Advisory Committee Position
  • IAEA - Radiation Processing Enables Small Businesses to Enter Global Value Chains in Malaysia - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Japan Times - U.S. firm Cloud Peak to produce coal to new power plants in Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Troubled Toshiba plans to eliminate negative net worth by selling Westinghouse claims to U.S. hedge fund
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - New Fukushima power plants set coal supplier
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba reaches deal to sell off Westinghouse assets
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom could collapse SA economy, warns Gigaba - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Press TV - 'Iran nuclear deal enjoys international support'
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Rule National Priorities List FR Document: 2018-00619 Citation: 83 FR 2549 PDF Pages 2549-2554
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Proposed Rule National Priorities List FR Document: 2018-00623 Citation: 83 FR 2576 PDF Pages 2576-2581
  • National Nuclear Security Administration - Notice Meetings: Defense Programs Advisory Committee FR Document: 2018-00759 Citation: 83 FR 2626 PDF Pages 2626-2627
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Incorporation by Reference of American Society of Mechanical Engineers Codes and Code Cases; Correction FR Document: 2018-00708 Citation: 83 FR 2525 PDF Pages 2525-2526
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Southern California Edison Co., San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, Units 1, 2, and 3 FR Document: 2018-00715 Citation: 83 FR 2680 PDF Pages 2680-2685
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA FR Document: 2018-00800 Citation: 83 FR 2685 PDF Page 2685
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Requests for Nominations: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2018-00770 Citation: 83 FR 2679 PDF Pages 2679-2680
  • Presidential Documents - Administrative Order Middle East Peace Process, Terrorists Who Threaten To Disrupt; Continuation of National Emergency (Notice of January 17, 2018) FR Document: 2018-01024 Citation: 83 FR 2731 PDF Page 2731
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan and US to extend civilian nuclear pact--American stance eases under Trump - Tomoyuki Kawai
  • Zero Hedge - From Shahs To The CIA: The History Of Western Intervention In Iran - Part 2 - Tyler Durden

    Wednesday, January 17, 2018

  • Knoxville News Sentinel - DOE approves use of ORNL uranium stores for medical research - Brittany Crocker
  • Deming Headlight, Deming, NM - Radiation, flax seed, sugar and longevity - Larry R. Miller
  • PR Newswire - Energy Fuels and Ur-Energy Jointly File Section 232 Petition with U.S. Commerce Department to Investigate Effects of Uranium Imports on U.S. National Security - Energy Fuels Inc.
  • Havasu News-Herald, Lake Havasu , AZ - Downwinders: Survivors losing hope of compensation - Hubble Ray Smith
  • Barnstable Patriot - Scram was avoidable - Diane Turco
  • Havasu News-Herald, Lake Havasu , AZ - The forgotten guinea pigs
  • Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects - The forgotten guinea pigs
  • DOE:IG - Financial Statement Audit-DOE-OIG-18-15
  • ForgottenGuineaPigs - Forgotten Guinea Pigs: The Downwinder's Story
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - 'Cold War Warrior' honored to have served country, still keeps ORNL job a secret - Margie Hagen
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - WIPP closed for maintenance
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL spends the majority of its money with small businesses - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Manager Updates Regional Coalition Board - Maire O'Neill
  • Forbes blog - LIGO's Greatest Discovery Almost Didn't Happen - Ethan Siegel
  • AP News - Tillerson warns military action on NK unless diplomacy works - Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - Fossil Fuels Face a $1.4 Billion Solar Problem in Texas - Chris Martin
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-EDF sees UK Hinkley C nuclear plant online by end of 2025 - Oleg Vukmanovic
  • Reuters - France plans to accelerate wind power projects - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Japan government tells public broadcaster not to repeat false missile alert - Kiyoshi Takenaka and Olivier Fabre
  • TIME - Here's How One Family Prepared for Nuclear War in 1954 - Lily Rothman,Liz Ronk
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - A Cincinnatian's guide to nuclear war - Cameron Knight
  • The Conversation US - 50 years ago, a US military jet crashed in Greenland – with 4 nuclear bombs on board
  • World Nuclear News - US uranium producers call for level playing field
  • World Nuclear News - General Electric wins turbine contract for Paks II
  • World Nuclear News - Spanish, Moroccan regulators enhance cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - PSEG plants to use Rolls-Royce Big Data services
  • Bellevue Patch, WA - Here's What A Nuclear Bomb Would Do To Your City - Neal McNamara
  • New York Daily News - Nobel Peace Prize winner warns Hawaii nuclear false alarm may become real thanks to Trump-North Korea shenanigans - Christopher Brennan
  • The Guardian - EDF could build second nuclear plant 'for 20% less than Hinkley Point' - Adam Vaughan
  • Daily Telegraph - EDF in talks with funds to finance next nuclear project, which could cost 20pc less than Hinkley Point - Jillian Ambrose, energy editor
  • BBC - New nuclear plant at Sizewell '20% cheaper than Hinkley'
  • ITV UK - Billions of pounds of savings possible for Sizewell C
  • ITV UK - CEO of EDF Energy says Hinkley Point C is 'on track'
  • Global Construction Review - UK may shoulder cost of new nuclear plants - GCR
  • Financial Times - EDF looks to pension funds to help finance Sizewell C - Andrew Ward
  • OilPrice - Eight Years Late–UK Hinkley Point C To Be In Service By 2025 - Tsvetana Paraskova
  • Japan Times - Japan-U.S. nuclear fuel reprocessing pact automatically renews after 30-year deadline passes
  • Mainichi Daily - Editorial: Turn renewal of Japan-US nuclear pact into chance to reconsider reprocessing
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan's nuclear fuel cycle policy suffers another setback - Kazunari Hanawa and Shinya Mori
  • NBC New York - What New Yorkers Should Do If There's a Nuclear Alert - Erica Byfield and Sander Siegel
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Why nuclear energy won't happen in SA - Wayne Duvenage - Wayne Duvenage
  • Science Daily - Nuclear power plants must be able to withstand fires caused by aircraft impacts - VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Seacoast lawmakers want checks on president's nuclear authority - Jeff McMenemy
  • Kampala Independent, Uganda - Museveni hosts IAEA boss, makes case for nuclear energy
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Job cuts result from AREVA's restructuring, sale of nuclear reactor unit - John Downey
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan-U.S. nuclear pact set to be extended
  • The State, SC - How awful would it really be if SCE&G went bankrupt? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Some Senators Aren't Convinced The Dominion Deal to be The Best Option For Ratepayers - Loren Thomas
  • Aiken Standard - Dominion CEO tells S.C. senators there is no 'silver bullet' for V.C. Summer fiasco? - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Dominion CEO says his company isn't interested in buying Santee Cooper after SCANA deal - Thad Moore
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Senator warns ratepayers of energy company's "crack cocaine" deal to buy SCANA - Chad Mills
  • The State, SC - Dominion is 'bluffing' over doomsday scenario in deal to buy SCANA, lawmakers say - Avery G. Wilks
  • ABC Columbia - State Senators Are Not Sold On Dominion Energy's Plan to Merge With SCANA - Gabrielle Franklin
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - "It's a bluff": Lawmakers skeptical of Dominion's pitch to buy SCANA - Brian Mcconchie
  • POWERmag - Several Milestones Reached at Nuclear Power Projects Around the World - Aaron Larson
  • KREG-TV WesternSlopeNow, Glenwood Springs, CO - Nuclear Care Partners Receives Accreditation - Tyler Young
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - SLO County emergency agency offers advice following Hawaii nuclear scare - Brooke Martell
  • BelTA - Unmatched safety of Belarusian nuclear power plant reiterated
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Revamping the nation's basic energy planRevamping the nation's basic energy plan
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRS employee workshop set - James Folker
  • Augusta Chronicle - North Augusta council supports moving pit production, 800 jobs to SRS - James Folker
  • Aiken Standard - North Augusta City Council votes on rezoning, legal fees, SRS mission - Lindsey Hodges
  • Anishinabek News, North Bay Ontario - Concerned citizens march through downtown Ottawa for nuclear safety
  • E&E Daily - UTILITIES: Workforce shrinks as coal and nuclear plants close
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Regulatory Commission selects new inspector general at LaSalle Nuclear Power Plant - Kevin Randolph
  • Yonhap News - S. Korean, British FMs discuss N.K. nukes, inter-Korean dialogue - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point workers picket as strike deadline looms - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Daily Energy Insider - Exelon Generation says its nuclear plants operated at near full capacity during recent winter weather - Kevin Randolph
  • Japan Today - TEPCO to resume probe inside Fukushima No. 2 reactor on Friday
  • New London Day - Regulators reaffirm secrecy of Millstone data - Benjamin Kail
  • Anishinabek News, North Bay Ontario - Groups express serious concerns over proposed 10-year re-licensing of Chalk River Laboratories
  • Japan Times - Taro Kono's clean energy critique in UAE speech fuels Abe succession talk - Isabel Reynolds and Chisaki Watanabe
  • Egypt Today - Trump backs off from statements on Iran, Qatar in same week - Noha El Tawil
  • Ynetnews - Netanyahu estimates US embassy move within a year - Itamar Eichner, Reuters
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's denuclearization remains unwavering goal: S. Korean FM
  • Daily Energy Insider - FERC plans fuel-neutral approach to reviewing responses in grid resiliency docket - Kim Riley
  • Trend News Agency - Old scars never heal: How US and Iran turned from friends to foes - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • NPR - Review Of U.S. Nuclear Weapons Paints A Picture Of A More Dangerous Nuclear World
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Powerful State House panel behind blueprint for South Carolina's nuclear push - Rick Brundrett
  • South Carolina PURC - State Regulation of Public Review Committee Utilities: Energy Policy Report
  • E&E Daily - URANIUM: 2 mining companies request import restrictions - Dylan Brown
  • North Jersey News - PSEG seeks rate increase, nuclear subsidy despite federal tax windfall - James Nash
  • The State, SC - SC Legislature controls all, so when things go wrong it's no accident; it's by design - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: We need electricity - Elizabeth Griffith, Hayes Road, Prosperity
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: An asset - Art Giardino, Waterway Boulevard, Isle of Palms
  • Amarillo Globe-News - Pantex holds emergency response exercise day after 'suspicious package' prompts evacuations - Ricky Treon
  • Augusta Chronicle - Georgia Power to give an additional $43.6 million in refunds to customers - Tom Corwin
  • WJBF-TV Augusta - Public Service Commission orders Georgia Power to pay $43.6 million refund to customers, quantify savings under new tax plan - Anne Maxwell
  • News Talk 94.3 WRHI - AUDIO: State Rep says legislature has plan to help VC Summer plant - Steven Stone
  • NRC - NRC Assigns New Resident Inspector To FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 8km S of Keelung, Taiwan
  • IAEA - Saving Lives with the Right Dose of Radiation
  • Bellona - Russian lawmakers take a giant step toward blacklisting individuals as 'foreign agents' - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Iran rejects Financial Times' claim on missile talks
  • Mainichi Daily - 3 hibakusha recognized as having A-bomb diseases by Osaka High Court
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Approval of American Society of Mechanical Engineers' Code Cases FR Document: 2018-00112 Citation: 83 FR 2331 PDF Pages 2331-2354 (24 pages) Permalink
  • UCA Echo, University of Central Arkansas - Fukushima native shares her story at movie showing 0 - Denn-Warren Tafah
  • Taiwan News - Taiwan's Orchid Island to turn green - Matthew Strong
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Letter: Don't trust the fox in the hen house - Maggie Taylor, Weston, Mass.

    Tuesday, January 16, 2018

  • LA Monitor - UC grilled over LANL safety issues - Tris DeRoma
  • EP Magazine - LANL Cleanup Public Meeting Set for Jan. 16
  • LA Monitor - LANL positively impacts region's economy in 2017
  • Tri-City Herald - Could a Hawaii-style false alert happen in the Mid-Columbia? - Wendy Culverwell
  • Hanford Sentinel - Missile-alert error reveals uncertainty about how to react - Jennifer Sinco Kelleher and Brian Melley Associated Press
  • Hanford Sentinel - The texts loved ones sent during the Hawaii missile alert mishap - Paul P. Murphy; Video by Luke Rotzler and Samantha Guff, CNN
  • AP News - US allies from Korean War meet on North Korean nuke threat - Matthew Pennington
  • AP News - Russian military conducts massive missile drills
  • Bloomberg - Japan Broadcaster Joins Hawaii in Issuing False Missile Alert - Gareth Allan
  • Reuters - Japan issues false alarm over missile launch, days after Hawaii alert gaffe - Kiyoshi Takenaka, Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - Russian, Iranian foreign ministers discuss Syria and Iran nuclear deal - Polina Ivanova
  • Reuters - India's imports of Iran oil in Dec scheduled to rise to most since March - source - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Power Provides A Whole Lot More Than Just Energy - James Conca
  • Wall Street Journal - U.S. Plans New Nuclear Weapons - Michael R. Gordon
  • Washington Post - The Hawaii alert was an accident. The dread it inspired wasn't. - Alex Wellerstein
  • All Things Nuclear - Benny Hill Explains the NRC Approach to Nuclear Safety - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Japan Times - Nuclear-capable B-52 bombers join B-2s, B-1Bs on Guam amid tensions with North Korea - Jesse Johnson
  • WBIR Knoxville - After Hawaii missile scare, a look back at aging nuclear fallout shelters in East Tennessee - Michael Crowe
  • Gulf Digital - Saudi Arabia to award nuclear reactor deals by 2018-end
  • The Hill blog - FERC rejected Perry's plan, but coal and nuclear are still asking for bailouts - Mary Anne Hitt
  • BBC News - Wylfa Newydd: Nuclear site could get wildlife areas
  • Creamer's Mining Weekly - Australia's Vimy maintains positive view on uranium - Mariaan Webb
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan-US nuclear energy pact set to renew automatically in July 2018
  • Australian Financial Review - Mitsui strong on LNG, coal as nuclear restarts lag - Peter Ker
  • Wall Street Journal - Beyond the Iran Nuclear Deal - John Bolton
  • National Review - Why Did President Trump Really Extend the Iran Nuclear Deal Again? - Fred Fleitz
  • Independent Australia - How a planned nuclear waste dump in the tiny SA town of Kimba impacts us all - Noel Wauchope
  • KIRO Seattle - 1980s state law banning nuclear disaster planning could soon be overturned - Gary Horcher
  • News.Az - Brussels lobbies closure of Armenia's nuke plant
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan, US decide against reviewing atomic energy accord to maintain status quo
  • Forces Network, UK - Brand New Nuclear Submarine Completes Vital Landmark Test
  • Mainichi Daily - A-bomb survivors question denial of ICAN leader's request for meeting with Abe
  • The Depaulia, DePaul University, Chicago, IL - Report: Illinois' aging nuclear reactors have been ignoring regulators - Benjamin Conboy
  • Purdue University News, IN - U.S. DOE official to speak at Nuclear Engineering seminar series
  • BelTA - Steam generators of Belarusian nuclear power plant's second unit now in place
  • Cambridge Network - TWI investigates the use of lasers for nuclear decommissioning
  • Rutland Herald - PUC sticks with Yankee hearings postponement - Susan Smallheer
  • San Francisco Chronicle - 38 minutes of terror in Hawaii - Timothy Wu
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Stopping the destruction of Bears Ears - Garon Coriz
  • Nagaland Post - Army kills 7 Pakistani soldiers, injures 4 along LoC in 'retaliatory action'
  • New London Day - Millstone fires back over claims of winter 'windfall revenues' - Benjamin Kail
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 94km E of Nishinoomote, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 59km S of Nemuro, Japan
  • IAEA - Going Long Term: US Nuclear Power Plants Could Extend Operating Life to 80 Years - May Fawaz-Huber , IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Steam generators installed at second Belarus unit
  • World Nuclear News - Regulator checks Rostov 4 ahead of start-up
  • NHK World - NHK apologizes for false missile alert
  • Japan Times - Tepco to resume attempt to probe damaged reactor at Fukushima No. 1 plant
  • Japan Times - Hawaii missile-alert fiasco reveals uncertainty about how to react; button-pusher transferred
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Universities to monitor radiation levels -
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan, US decide against reviewing atomic energy accord to maintain status quo
  • Trisha Pritikin - Norma Field Urges Look at University of Chicago Human Radiation Experiments
  • NAS - Project Update: Gulf War and Health, Volume 11: Generational Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War
  • 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
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - New NRC Inspector Named at Nine Mile Point Nuclear Plant
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan-US nuclear energy pact set to renew automatically in July 2018
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan, US decide against reviewing atomic energy accord to maintain status quo
  • Japan Times - Tepco to resume attempt to probe damaged reactor at Fukushima No. 1 plant
  • Sputnik News - Uncertainty Over Future of Nuclear, Renewable Energy in Europe
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - New Mexico nuclear waste repository closed for maintenance - Associated Press
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Letter: Not in Vermont's best interests - Gary Sachs, Brattleboro

    Monday, January 15, 2018

  • Tri-City Herald - Former Hanford contractor may not go to trial. Possible settlement reached with DOJ - Annette Cary
  • EnviroNews - True or False: Three Mile Island: America's Worst Nuclear Accident? – Expert Weighs In (and the Answer Might Surprise You) (Pt.7)
  • AP News - Missile-alert error reveals uncertainty about how to react - Jennifer Sinco Kelleher and Brian Melley
  • AP News - AP reporter recounts moments after Hawaii missile alert - Caleb Jones
  • Bloomberg - Saudi Arabia Is Getting Ready for its First Nuclear-Power Deals - Mahmoud Habboush
  • Bloomberg - Hawaii Lacked Safeguards in Mistaken Missile Alert, Pai Says - Ros Krasny and Billy House
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Backs Trump on Iran Ultimatum to European Leaders - David Wainer
  • BloombergQuint - Japan's Renewable Energy Goals Lag World, Foreign Minister Says - Mahmoud Habboush
  • Reuters - Saudi Arabia aims to prequalify firms by April or May for first nuclear plant - Stanley Carvalho
  • Reuters - Russia will not support U.S. bid to change Iran nuclear deal: Lavrov - Jack Stubbs in Moscow and Bozorgmehr Sharafedin in London
  • Reuters - Pope warns world is one step away from nuclear war - Philip Pullella
  • Reuters - Hawaii says lack of adequate fail-safe measures led to false missile alert - Jolyn Rosa
  • World Nuclear News - Lift nuclear ban, MCA tells Australian government
  • World Nuclear News - French regulator approves repository safety options
  • World Nuclear News - NEA reports on an 'all-hazards approach'
  • Newsweek - China Sent Nuclear Missile Attack Submarine to Disputed Islands, Japan Says - Christina Zhao
  • KJZZ 91.5 FM, Tempe, AZ - EPA Settles With Company To Assess Uranium Sites On Navajo Nation - Associated Press
  • Mainichi Daily - Proponent of nuclear energy phase-out Hitoshi Yoshioka dies at 64
  • Tehran Times - Iran won't accept restrictions on uranium enrichment permanent: Nephew
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan says vessel spotted near Senkakus was Chinese nuclear attack sub
  • Quartz - Electricity from all forms of renewables will be consistently cheaper than fossil fuels by 2020
  • Reuters France - BRIEF-Risks remain over French Cigeo nuclear waste disposal unit, more checks needed -head of ASN - Reuters
  • Asahi Shimbun - ICAN's Fihn sees Atomic Bomb Dome in Hiroshima - Toshiro Matsuzaki
  • NHK World - ICAN chief moved to be in Hiroshima
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russia drills nuclear forces, strategic bombers along coast of Norway - Thomas Nilsen
  • Foreign Policy Journal - Amnesty International Is Barking Up the Wrong Tree - Paul Craig Roberts
  • Manila Times - Pratt blamed over cancer cases
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute releases report highlighting Washington state's only nuclear generating station - Kevin Randolph
  • NHK World - ICAN chief meets activists in Hiroshima
  • NBC New England Cable News - Advisory Panel to Discuss Shutdown of Pilgrim Nuclear Plant in Plymouth - InsideSources
  • InsideSources - Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant Closure Shows California Betting on Batteries for Green Energy Future - Erin Mundahl
  • Business Times, Grand Junction, CO - Open house to offer information to former uranium and nuclear workers - Kallanish Energy
  • Kallanish Energy - Westy bailout fuels hope for India's nuclear energy sector
  • UNIAN - Energoatom boosts revenue from electricity sales by almost 7% in 2017
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Govt could put Energoatom under its command
  • Kyodo News - Japan says vessel spotted near Senkakus was Chinese nuclear attack sub
  • Equal Times - Sweden's smooth energy transition - Morgane Pellennec
  • Augusta Chronicle - New melter at SRS Pours first canisters of high-level waste
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps Cambodia Set Up its First National Cancer Centre
  • Daily Energy Insider - NEI "disappointed" in FERC's rejection of DOE resilience proposal - Kevin Randolph
  • Occupational Health Safety - IAEA Seeks Abstracts for Meeting on Radiation Detection Instruments
  • Mainichi Daily - ICAN chief Fihn visits Hiroshima, speaks to A-bomb survivor
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - More details emerge about pending Westinghouse sale - Stacey Federoff
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Lavrov deceives, hoping no one will look at original text of Budapest Memorandum – Marchuk
  • IAEA - Minimizing Hidden Risks, From Cradle to Grave: IAEA Helps Member States Manage Orphan Sources - J. Roncero Martin, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Sustaining Progress in Cradle-to-Grave Management: IAEA Helps Slovenia Build Human Capacity - J. Roncero Martin, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Trend News Agency - Iran-US nuclear issues: Same mistrust 40 years later - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Trend News Agency - Lavrov slams US statements on Iran nuclear deal
  • NHK World - Submarine found to be China's new Shang-class sub
  • NHK World - Govt.: Difficult to squeeze in Abe-ICAN meeting
  • Japan Times - Let's discuss the big earthquake that never came - Chisato Tanaka
  • Mainichi Daily - Chief of Nobel-winning antinuke group denied meeting with PM Abe
  • Bellona - Attack on Russian environmentalist linked to lavish mansion for Putin's prime minister - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Trump follows Zionists' dictates on Iran: Ex-diplomat
  • Press TV - IAEA access to military sites not part of JCPOA: Nuclear spokesman
  • Press TV - US madman tactic against Iran futile: Shamkhani -
  • Press TV - Moscow will not back US attempt to change Iran nuclear deal: Lavrov
  • CBS News - The American scientist who's seen North Korea's nuclear secrets - David Martin
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Spike in EPA Superfund delistings includes Wildwood site, though concerns remain in community - Bryce Gray
  • Sidney Herald - Letter: People should oppose landfill proposal - Fred Barkley, Sidney
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - UC Rep Faces Tough Questions From Coalition Chair - Maire O'neill

    Sunday, January 14, 2018

  • RT - Whistleblower Chelsea Manning files to run for US Senate seat in Maryland
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Back to normal? WIPP plans first maintenance outage since reopening - Adrian C Hedden
  • Albuquerque Journal - University of California official promises better management at LANL - Mark Oswald
  • AP News - Missile-alert mistake feeds doubts about a real emergency - JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER and BRIAN MELLEY
  • AP News - Palestinian leader rebukes Trump: 'Shame on you' - Mohammed Daraghmeh
  • AP News - Administration plan sees deterrence in new nuclear firepower - Robert Burns
  • Reuters - FCC says appears Hawaii had no safeguard to stop missile scare - David Shepardson
  • Reuters - FCC says appears Hawaii had no safeguard to stop missile scare - David Shepardson
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Iran's Rouhani says U.S. has failed to undermine nuclear deal - TV - Dubai Newsroom
  • Reuters - Tears and panic as false missile alert unnerves Hawaii - Jolyn Rosa
  • Reuters - Merkel could join Macron in Davos for epic clash with Trump - Noah Barkin
  • RT - Japan's nuclear watchdog urges discharge of Fukushima radioactive water into ocean
  • Japan Today - Regulator urges release of treated Fukushima radioactive water into sea
  • Newsweek - Russia Has Underwater Nuclear Drones, Leaked Pentagon Documents Reveal - Carlos Ballesteros
  • Washington Post - What to do in case of a nuclear attack - Todd C. Frankel
  • CNN - Gabbard: 'Unacceptable' false alarm missile warning in Hawaii underscores need for talks with North Korea - Eli Watkins, CNN
  • The Guardian - Hawaii Democrat: false missile alarm shows Trump failure on North Korea - Martin Pengelly
  • The Guardian - Nuclear deterrence is a myth. and a lethal one at that - David P Barash
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran Parl. to reject any changes in nuclear deal
  • Mehr News Agency - Congress unlikely to change JCPOA: Jim Walsh
  • Mehr News Agency - US likely took course to demolish Iran N-deal
  • Mehr News Agency - Trump demand on Iran enrichment program is unrealistic: ex-White House official
  • Dhaka Tribune, Bangladesh - VVER-1200 reactors to ensure 5-tier safety at Rooppur nuclear plant
  • Mainichi Daily - ICAN chief calls on Japan to join treaty banning nuclear weapons
  • McClatchy DC - Advisory panel to discuss shutdown of Pilgrim nuclear plant - Associated Press
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - EPA settles with company to assess uranium sites on Navajo - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Deliberate nuclear solution
  • WACH Columbia, SC - OnPoint on WACH Fox: The proposed merger of SCANA, Dominion Energy - Brian Mcconchie
  • Charlottesville Newsplex - Dominion CEO says South Carolina company fails without deal - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Dominion-SCANA merger could mean South Carolina pipeline expansion - Sarah Rankin Associated Press
  • The State - Dominion deal includes prime land near SCANA's Cayce headquarters - Sammy Fretwell
  • The State - SCANA COO Keller Kissam apologizes for the VC summer controversy
  • Gulf Digital News - Barakah nuke plant 'setting global standards'
  • Cherry Hill Courier Post - Letter: Senators right to try saving NJ nuke plants - Elliot Davis, Washington Township
  • Nigeria Punch - Nuclear energy as game changer for Nigerian farmers - Stanley Opara
  • Columbus Dispatch - Backup power units for nuclear plants, chemical factories crafted in Columbus at Ametek Solidstate Controls
  • Plymouth Herald - Old nuclear submarines have now been in Devonport for nearly 30 years - Gayle McDonald
  • RFI - Macron stands by Iran nuclear deal in Netanyahu phone call - Israel Hayom
  • Israel Hayom - French leader tells Netanyahu Iran nuclear deal must be preserved
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Unify efforts to spread accurate information about Fukushima Pref.
  • Manila Times - Russian experts push BNPP revival - Jordeene Sheex Lagare
  • Singapore TODAY - Taipei green shift defies energy security fears
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Not to Allow Foreign Access to Military Sites: AEOI Spokesman
  • Tasnim News Agency - JCPOA 'Crucial' for Global Security: Mogherini
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran military sites off-limits for IAEA inspections
  • Taipei Times - Environmentalists urge redefining 'greater good' - Lin Chia-nan
  • Mainichi Daily - Abe Cabinet support rate up, 54% against Constitution revision: Kyodo poll
  • Japan Times - Fukushima dairy farmers look to large-scale 'reconstruction farms' to revive battered industry
  • Daily Sabah - EIA application file for Sinop nuclear power plant submitted
  • NHK World - Govt.: Difficult to squeeze in Abe-ICAN meeting
  • Topeka Capital-Journal, KS - K-State team, Manhattan small business develop wearable radiation sensors for U.S. government - Luke Ranker
  • The Local Sweden - Sweden to re-issue booklet of world war precautions
  • Idaho State Journal - Pushing for energy dominance, a fool's errand - Ralph Maughan
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Natural gas is energy's new king – but how long will it reign? California may offer some clues - Rob Nikolewski
  • Tri-City Herald - Join Hanford board, influence nuclear reservation's cleanup - Annette Cary
  • USGS - M 7.1 - 40km SSW of Acari, Peru
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 80km SE of Shizunai, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 12km NE of Paluan, Philippines
  • Fin24 - Electricity costs could be sliced by 90% - energy expert -
  • Press TV - Why Trump makes noise about Iran nuclear deal

    Saturday, January 13, 2018

  • KOB Albuquerque - LANL test rocks nearby homes
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Four new TVA Board members sworn in - Brittany Crocker
  • Spokesman-Review - Judge refuses to reduce $8.1M verdict against Hanford contractor - Associated Press
  • AP News - Trump's nuclear strategy seeks new weapons to counter Russia - Robert Burns
  • AP News - The Latest: Iran nuke deal survives with Trump waivers
  • AP News - Denmark, Greenland sign deal to clean up US military waste
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Ultimatum to Toughen Nuclear Deal Tests European Allies - Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - Offshoot of Fallen Clean Energy Giant Takes It Slow - Brian Eckhouse
  • Bloomberg - Buffett's Squeezing More Power Out of Wind With This Software - Jim Efstathiou Jr
  • Reuters - Moscow sees Trump's Iran deal comments as negative: RIA agency - Andrey Ostroukh
  • Reuters - Iran says will retaliate against U.S. sanctions on chief judge - Dubai Newsroom
  • Reuters - Trump issues ultimatum to 'fix' Iran nuclear deal - Steve Holland
  • Reuters - Germany to keep seeking full implementation of Iran deal - spokeswoman - Thomas Seythal
  • Reuters - U.S. sanctions head of Iran's judiciary, others, over human rights abuses - Justin Mitchell
  • Reuters - New Trump policy could strengthen role of nuclear weapons - Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - U.S. ultimatum on nuclear deal, new sanctions draw Iran threat - Andrey Ostroukh
  • Washington Post - Book Review: How U.S. nuclear weapons strategy only makes us more vulnerable to catastrophe - Garrett M. Graff
  • New York Times - Uranium Miners Pushed Hard for a Comeback. They Got Their Wish - Hiroko Tabuchi {Evernote}
  • Atlantic Council blog - What Will Replace Nuclear Energy? - Ashish Kumar Sen
  • The Guardian - Nuclear war became more likely this week – here's why - Robert Andersen and Martin J Sherwin
  • Swissinfo - Swiss nuclear plant plans low risk radioactive waste facility
  • Epoch Times - US Indicts Co-President of Uranium Shipping Company Over Alleged Bribery of Russian Official - Jasper Fakkert
  • Al Jazeera - Iran rejects Trump's call for changes to nuclear deal
  • New York Times - Iran to Trump: Nuclear Pact Is 'Not Renegotiable' - Thomas Erdbrink
  • Deutsche Welle - Iran rebuffs Donald Trump's demand for more nuclear negotiation
  • Financial Express - Iran rejects any change to nuclear deal; US must bring itself into full compliance, says Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif - AFP
  • Tehran Times - Nuclear deal is working, Mogherini says
  • Omaha World-Herald - More than $150 million later, OPPD says it's almost done paying nuclear plant operator - Cole Epley
  • Environmental Defense Fund - DOE's compensation scheme for coal and nuclear is dead – Now what? - Natalie Karas
  • Toledo Blade - Regulatory ruling leaves energy companies wondering what future holds - Jon Chavez
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - State Sen. Chuck Hufstelter questions financial plan for Plant Vogtle - Maria Saporta
  • Seeking Alpha - Can Dominion Energy Clean Up Its Nuclear Mess? - Samantha Miller
  • EPA - Navajo Nation: Cleaning Up Abandoned Uranium Mines
  • KFDA Amarillo - EPA settles with company to assess uranium sites on Navajo - Associated Press
  • Patriot Ledger - More valve problems at Pilgrim nuclear power plant - Christine Legere
  • HANS India - Competition on Nuclear Energy at David Memorial
  • Toledo Blade - Regulatory ruling leaves energy companies wondering what future holds - Jon Chavez
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse pushes for breakup fees for its acquirer and fights against a huge claim by the bank funding its bankruptcy - Anya Litvak
  • Brattleboro Reformer - 'Substantial progress' in Vermont Yankee sale talks - Mike Faher
  • Aiken Standard - New melter at SRS pours first canisters of high-level waste - Colleen Hart
  • Tri-City Herald - Join Hanford board, influence nuclear reservation's cleanup - Annette Cary {Evernote}
  • NRDC.org - Week 51: Back to the Drawing Board, Rick Perry - Brian Palmer
  • Oak Ridger - Meeting set on electrical project - Ben Pounds
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - ICAN leader visits Nagasaki for 1st time
  • Japan Times - ICAN leader Beatrice Fihn makes first visit to Nagasaki
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Coal as a major power source represents huge step backward
  • Press TV - Trump's announcement on nuclear deal 'desperate attempt': Iran FM
  • Press TV - Iran 'will commit to nothing beyond nuclear deal'
  • Press TV - Trump waives Iran nuclear sanctions: White House -
  • Press TV - Any US pull-out of Iran deal big mistake: Russia
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2018-00541 Citation: 83 FR 2159 PDF Page 2159
  • Land Management Bureau - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument—Grand Staircase, Kaiparowits, and Escalante Canyon Units and Federal Lands Previously Included in the Monument That are Excluded From the Boundaries, Utah FR Document: 2018-00518 Citation: 83 FR 2179 PDF Pages 2179-2180
  • Land Management Bureau - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Monument Management Plans for the Bears Ears National Monument Indian Creek and Shash Jaa Units, Utah FR Document: 2018-00520 Citation: 83 FR 2181 PDF Pages 2181-2183
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2018-00386 Citation: 83 FR 2224 PDF Pages 2224-2234 (11 pages) Permalink
  • FAIR.org - 'This Is Not a Time for False Equivalence' - Janine Jackson
  • FAIR.org - Coverage of Iran Protests Illustrated With Protests Not in Iran––Organized by Fringe Cultists - Adam Johnson
  • FAIR.org - MSNBC Ignores Catastrophic US-Backed War in Yemen--Finds Russia 5000% more newsworthy - Ben Norton
  • JAIF - JAIF Chairman Imai Calls Upon Domestic Nuclear Industry to Strengthen Cooperation Through Concerted Efforts
  • JAIF - Toshiba ESS, IRID Develop Device to Investigate Interior of Primary Containment Vessel at Fukushima Daiichi-2 NPP
  • JAIF - Details Set for the 51st JAIF Annual Conference
  • JAIF - Japan's exhibition at the 61st IAEA General Conference
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • Xinhua - China calls for cherishing Iran nuclear deal
  • Xinhua - Iran resists U.S. pressure to renegotiate nuclear deal despite Trump's "last waiver" -
  • Xinhua - Iran dismisses U.S. pressure to renegotiate nuclear deal

    Friday, January 12, 2018

  • New London Day - Editorial: Yucca is obvious answer to nuclear waste questionYucca is obvious answer to nuclear waste question
  • Coast News, Encinitas CA - San Onofre: Activist seeks to move spent fuel inland - Ken Silverstein
  • MilTech - Nuclear Waste News – Biweekly Reporting on Global Developments Affecting the Nuclear Waste Industry - Jerzy Dziedziczak
  • Deutsche Welle - US House passes bill renewing surveillance powers
  • Sputnik News - Whistleblowers Rebuke FISA Extension That Treats Americans Like 'Terrorists'
  • Bloomberg - BP to Pay $102 Million to Settle California Suit, Becerra Says - Joel Rosenblatt and Ryan Collins
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Barrel refurbishing investigation into Wisconsin plants reveals risks, leads to action - John Diedrich
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Taxpayer-funded nondisclosure agreements can hide big problems - Nicole Galloway
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL blasts shake up Santa Fe - Rebecca Moss
  • Idaho Statesman - INL at work on nation's most challenging national security and clean energy issues - Mark Peters
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Debate over 'pits' at LANL may be getting realDebate over 'pits' at LANL may be getting real
  • Albuquerque Journal - Santa Fe boom came from Los Alamos lab - T.S. Last
  • Tri-City Herald - Regulators to DOE: No more Hanford demolition until we say it's safe - Annette Cary -evernote
  • KOMO Seattle - Judge upholds $8.1 million verdict against Hanford contractor - Associated Press
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Under Secretary For Science Visits Hanford Site - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Bloomberg - California Vote Seals Fate of State's Last Nuclear Plant - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Trump Keeps U.S. in Iran Nuclear Deal But Issues New Sanctions - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - Reluctant Trump grants sanctions relief to Iran one last time - Steve Holland
  • Reuters - U.S. sanctions head of Iran's judiciary, others, over human rights abuses - Justin Mitchell
  • Huffington Post blog - Exclusive: Here Is A Draft Of Trump's Nuclear Review. He Wants A Lot More Nukes - Ashley Feinberg
  • The Guardian - Armed raid on nuclear workers' housing raises fears over Brazil's two reactors - Dom Phillips in Rio de Janeiro
  • Grist Magazine - It's time to go nuclear in the fight against climate change - Eric Holthaus, meteorologist and contributing writer for Grist
  • Paso Robles Daily News - California Utilities Commission affirms closure of Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant
  • UPI - California's last nuclear power plant to close by 2025 - Ed Adamczyk
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - 'Substantial progress' reported in Vermont Yankee sale talks - Mike Faher
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point workers facing an uncertain future authorize strike as deadline looms - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - US-Saudi civil nuclear negotiations: finding a practical compromise - Robert Einhorn
  • The State, SC - SC governor asks SCE&G to lower power bills after winter storm, stop nuclear charges - Avery G. Wilks
  • Windsor Star, ON - Provincial officials to meet in Amherstburg over nuclear safety plan - Dave Battagello, Windsor Star Dave Battagello
  • Global Atlanta, GA - Public Service Commissioner Tim Echols Upbeat About Georgia's Nuclear Future - Phil Bolton
  • Yonhap News - Shin Kori-3 reactor operates without shutdown in first year - ejkim@yna.co.kr
  • NHK World - ICAN chief visits Nagasaki
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Gov. McMaster asks SCE&G to cut rates while state decides who pays for nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • E&E Daily - Dominion CEO warns SCANA deal is off if S.C. tweaks too much - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Florence Morning News, SC - GUEST COLUMN: Merger means a bright energy future for South Carolina - Dan Weekly
  • Business Chief Australia - The Minerals Council argues nuclear power prohibition should be lifted - Sophie Chapman
  • KBS WORLD Radio - 'N. Korea's Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site Shows Significant Tunneling Activity'
  • YubaNet.com - ORA Supports CPUC's Decision To Retire Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant by 2025 - California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)
  • Aiken Standard - American Nuclear Society president talks nuclear energy at Aiken lecture - Colin Demarest
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - SMR safety feature validated - Kevin Trevellyan
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Nuclear power receives its death sentence in California: Regulators vote to shut down Diablo Canyon - Rob Nikolewski
  • NRDC.org - Diablo Canyon Closure Decision Missing Critical Elements - Peter Miller
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Editorial: Diablo Canyon will close. Will SLO County be left alone to pick up the pieces?Diablo Canyon will close. Will SLO County be left alone to pick up the pieces?
  • Bloomberg Quint - A New Era of Batteries Spells Trouble for Gas in America - Mark Chediak
  • World Nuclear News - UK parliament briefed on Euratom exit strategy
  • World Nuclear News - California commission approves Diablo Canyon closure
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba settles VC Summer guarantee obligation
  • Cumbria Crack - Copeland MP praises Cumbria's newest nuclear training facility
  • Economic Times - Deep diving into the facts about INS Arihant 'accident' - Yusuf T Unjhawala
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim experiences more problems with faulty safety valves - Christine Legere
  • Amarillo Globe-News - Coal CEO blasts federal agency's decision on power grid - Associated Press
  • Cola Daily, Columbia, SC - S.C. Treasurer Curtis Loftis says state must look out for SCE&G rate-payers - Terry Ward
  • Daily Sabah - Turkey at crossroads with the US - Hilal Kaplan
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - Our View: Don't bail out those who bail out
  • Public Citizen - Environmental Protection Agency Unlawfully Withheld Emails in Violation of FOIA, Lawsuit Alleges - Public Citizen Files Freedom of Information Act Lawsuit Against EPA
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NRC - Registration Opens for NRC's 2018 Regulatory Information Conference
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 78km E of Nishinoomote, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Reluctant Trump grants sanctions relief to Iran one last time
  • Press TV - Trump attempting to sabotage Iran nuclear deal: Analyst
  • Press TV - 'Trump will not overtly defy Iran nuclear deal'
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-00450 Citation: 83 FR 1612 PDF Pages 1612-1613
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Adjustment of Civil Penalties for Inflation for Fiscal Year 2018 FR Document: 2018-00368 Citation: 83 FR 1515 PDF Pages 1515-1517
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Regulatory Agenda: Semiannual Regulatory Agenda FR Document: 2017-28246 Citation: 83 FR 2018 PDF Pages 2018-2020
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on APR1400 FR Document: 2018-00424 Citation: 83 FR 1636 PDF Page 1636
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-00629 Citation: 83 FR 1635 PDF Pages 1635-1636

    Thursday, January 11, 2018

  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - DOE official commended by President for work at WIPP - Adrian C Hedden
  • Daily Energy Insider - House hearing focuses on modernizing Department of Energy - Scott Sowers
  • Energy Collective - Recent Developments in Advanced Reactors in China, Russia - Dan Yurman
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Manager Of DOE's Carlsbad Field Office Receives Top U.S. Civilian Leadership Award - U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce
  • KING5 Seattle - Bill to help sick Hanford workers gets new life - Susannah Frame
  • Tri-City Herald - Judge upholds $8.1 million verdict against Hanford contractor - Annette Cary
  • Business Insurance - Presumptive comp bill for nuclear site workers revived in Wash. state - Louise Esola
  • Aiken Standard - U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan questions SRS, MOX futures during federal hearing - Colin Demarest
  • KING5 Seattle - Government 'discards' Navy shipyard worker after getting sick on the job - Susannah Frame
  • AP News - Coal executive's 'action plan' finds success under Trump - Michael Biesecker
  • Bloomberg - Ecuador Grants Nationality to WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange - The Associated Press (Gonzalo Solano)
  • Bloomberg - Denmark, Greenland Sign Deal to Clean Up U.S. Military Waste - The Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - EU Defends Iran Nuclear Pact, Stays Silent on Deadly Clampdown - Nikos Chrysoloras
  • Bloomberg - The Latest on Iran-Iraq Earthquakes - Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: Energy Policy Should Focus on ClimateEnergy Policy Should Focus on Climate
  • Bloomberg - Putin Says North Korea's Kim 'Won This Match' on Nuclear Weapons - Stepan Kravchenko
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Putin says "shrewd and mature" N.Korean leader has "won this round" - Vladimir Soldatkin and Christian Lowe
  • Reuters - U.S. Attorney General Sessions sets up Hezbollah investigation team - Blake Brittain
  • Reuters - European powers urge Trump to preserve Iran nuclear deal - Robin Emmott
  • Reuters - Trump urged by top advisers to waive Iran sanctions: official - Steve Holland
  • Phoenix New Times - Will Trump Dump on Grand Canyon? Experts Say Risk of Uranium Mining Not Worth Reward - Miriam Wasser
  • The Hill - Former launch officers urge Congress to curb Trump's nuclear powers - Rebecca Kheel
  • CNBC - North Korea's Punggye-ri nuclear test site showing 'significant tunneling' activity - Jeff Daniels
  • Navajo Times, Window Rock, AZ - Letter(#1): Former uranium workers do not have out-of-pocket costs - Tammie Blackwater, Farmington, N.M.
  • Japan Times - Regulator urges Tepco to release treated radioactive water from damaged Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant into the sea
  • CNN - Europe urges Trump to honor Iran nuclear deal - Angela Dewan, CNN
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Nuclear power could devastate--Closing Diablo could prevent a disaster we'll not soon recover from - Nina Egert
  • LEX 18 Lexington, KY - Ky. Gives Preliminary OK To Leave Radioactive Waste In Place At Landfill
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Australia has 'missed the boat' on nuclear power - Cole Latimer
  • San Diego Reader - Nuclear waste at the beach saves money is why--Of course Edison opts for less labor and red-tape rigor - Don Bauder
  • All Things Nuclear - Japan's Role in the North Korea Nuclear Crisis - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Deliberate nuclear solution Deliberate nuclear solution
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tokyo, London fully behind Hitachi nuclear project in Britain - Tsuneo Sasai
  • Western Gazette - Wells housing development where radioactive components have been found did not need environmental checks - James Somper
  • World Nuclear News - Russia's floating power plant clear for operation
  • World Nuclear News - New melter pours first vitrified waste
  • World Nuclear News - Framatome and CNNC seek closer collaboration
  • Sputnik News - Norway Engages Defense Luminaries to Enhance Radioactive Security
  • Egypt Today - Dabaa nuclear plant raises Israel's concern: Israeli expert
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station back online - Christine Legere
  • Newsweek - India $2.9 Billion Nuclear Ballistic Missile Submarine Flooded and Almost Sank After Someone Left The Hatch Open - Christina Zhao
  • Mainichi Daily - More than half of local gov't chiefs sign petition supporting anti-nuke treaty
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ghibli artist strands fallout contaminated boat in forest - Naomi Nishimura
  • WKYT Lexington, KY - State gives preliminary approval to Estill Co. landfill's plan to deal with radioactive waste
  • Deutsche Welle - Iran: Nuclear deal relies on 'full compliance' from US
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Money is king: Ellie Ripley's Dec. 21 commentary has it right about 'Safe, clean, and reliable' nuclear power - William Gloege
  • The Tennessean - Lawmakers seeks to force state to make radioactive waste deposits public - Anita Wadhwani
  • San Clemente Times - Citizens' Oversight Files Petition with Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Eric Heinz
  • Xinhua - Interview: Breakthroughs made during Macron's visit to China: French expert
  • Utility Dive - Dominion-SCANA proposal shows shareholder gains, few ratepayer benefits, analysts say - Peter Maloney
  • Utility Dive - PG&E moves closer to retiring Diablo Canyon nuke with proposed decision from CPUC - Gavin Bade
  • Utility Dive - DOE pivots on NOPR, will 'respect' and 'honor' FERC order - Gavin Bade
  • Lower Hudson Journal - State of Energy: Going green to fill the Indian Point energy gap - Thomas C. Zambito
  • NHK World - Former Japanese Leaders Unveil Zero-nuclear Plan
  • Japan Today - Civic group proposes bill for Japan to exit nuclear power
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Utah fines radioactive waste handler $50K for failure to control dust – but it's not the dust that worries environmentalists - Emma Penrod
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo Canyon will close in 2025 – without SLO County's $85 million settlement - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • SF Chronicle - California's last nuclear plant to close after unanimous vote by regulators - David R. Baker
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo Canyon will close in 2025 – without SLO County's $85 million settlement - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - CPUC approves Diablo Canyon closure, denies $85 million settlement for SLO County
  • Reuters - So close yet so far: China deal elusive for France's Areva - David Stanway, Geert De Clercq
  • Defense News - Nuclear weapons head Klotz to retire Jan. 19 - Aaron Mehta
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - UK Government to seek 'close association' with nuclear regulator Euratom post-Brexit
  • Midwest Energy News - Poll: Ohio conservatives support clean energy, oppose coal and nuclear 'bailouts' - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Florence Morning News, SC - What does Dominion Energy's purchase of SCANA mean for Pee Dee? - Andrew Boardwine
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Dominion running all-out media, lobbying push to win over South Carolina - Andrew Brown
  • OilPrice - A Rare High-Profile Utility Takeover - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • Times and Democrat - Sad collapse of Westinghouse - Llewellyn King
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - What S.C. lawmakers aren't telling the public about the failed V.C. Summer project - Rick Brundrett
  • American Lawyer - Daily Dicta: 24,000 Years of Litigation? - Jenna Greene
  • WNPR Connecticut - Recent Cold Spell Cited In Debate About Millstone's Future - Patrick Skahill
  • Tri-City Herald - Judge upholds $8.1 million verdict against Hanford contractor - By Annette Cary -text
  • DoL:DEEOIC - Outreach Event: Teleconferences for Medical Providers
  • BBC - Iran nuclear deal: European powers urge US not to withdraw
  • BBC - Boris Johnson challenges opponents of Iran nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency - European powers keen to protect nuke deal against decisions undermining it
  • Asahi Shimbun - Two ex-prime ministers team up on 'bill' to end nuclear power - Akira Minami
  • Asahi Shimbun - Late hibakusha lives on in video message against nuclear weapons
  • Jiji Press - Hitachi Seeking 3-T.-Yen Aid for N-Reactor Project in U.K.
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom cash crunch concerns mounting, despite denials - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Press TV - PressTV-EU powers reaffirm support for Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - PressTV-Germany: US should separate Iran deal from other issues
  • Press TV - PressTV-'Trump's termination of Iran deal will harm US interests'
  • Press TV - PressTV-Kushner's dealings with Israel
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2018-00349 Citation: 83 FR 1344 PDF Pages 1344-1345
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Southern California Edison Co., San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, Units 2 and 3 FR Document: 2018-00318 Citation: 83 FR 1383 PDF Pages 1383-1388
  • UPI - Trump scrapping Iran deal will cause gas, oil price spikes - Daniel J. Graeber
  • DOE:NNSS - U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Advisory Board to Meet
  • NHK World - US court dismisses 'Operation Tomodachi' suit

    Wednesday, January 10, 2018

  • Press of Atlantic City - Nuclear is risky, costly - John Higbee, Smithville
  • Buffalo News - Demolition at toxic West Valley is on track, but moving slowly – by design - T.J. Pignataro
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL plans to lay off 100 employees following voluntary reduction - Brittany Crocker
  • Tri-City Herald - Bechtel meets a vit plant contract goal. Will pocket $4M reward - Annette Cary
  • DOE:EM - DOE Under Secretary for Science Paul Dabbar Emphasizes Safety During Hanford Site Visit...
  • CounterPunch - Iran's Real Crime: It Won't Bow - John Wight
  • Bloomberg - Coal's Best Bet for a Bailout May Now Come From Rust Belt - Tim Loh and Catherine Traywick
  • Bloomberg - South Africa's Zuma Retains Office as Ramaphosa Bides His Time - Sam Mkokeli and Michael Cohen
  • Bloomberg - Magnitude 7.6 Quake Hits Caribbean Sparking Tsunami Alert - Associated Press
  • USGS - M 7.6 - 44km E of Great Swan Island, Honduras
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 60km SE of Hasaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 23km N of Shizunai, Japan
  • Bloomberg - What Killed Trump's Cockamamie Coal Plan - Justin Fox
  • Bloomberg - Moon Vows to Never Accept North Korea's Nuclear Program - Kanga Kong
  • Reuters - Trump expected to extend sanctions relief to Iran: Associated Press - Tim Ahmann
  • Reuters - COLUMN-U.S. energy regulator rejects bid to favour coal and nuclear power: Kemp - John Kemp
  • Reuters - EU to meet Iran to back nuclear deal in message to Trump - Robin Emmott, John Irish
  • Reuters - Iran could greatly increase uranium enrichment, says spokesman - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Coal mining executive blasts U.S. regulators for rejecting subsidies - Valerie Volcovici
  • The Guardian - US to loosen nuclear weapons constraints and develop more 'usable' warheads - Julian Borger in Washington
  • Newsweek - Trump Administration Plans to Develop Nuclear Warheads for Trident Missiles - Christina Zhao
  • RT - Trump's new nuke 'posture': Draft allows nuclear response to conventional attack and new warheads
  • Tehran Times - Nuclear deal should be preserved: EU
  • Mehr News - Iran might decide to quit nuke deal
  • TASS - Iranian top diplomat praises cooperation with Moscow
  • Mehr News - Iran ready to increase enrichment speed
  • Tasnim News Agency - Violation of JCPOA Could Lead to Regional Instability: Italian Envoy
  • Tasnim News Agency - Europe Fully Backs JCPOA Implementation: Swedish Envoy
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran's Reaction to JCPOA Withdrawal Would Surprise US: Official
  • Mehr News - Zarif flies to Moscow ahead of EU trip on JCPOA
  • Tasnim News Agency - UK Pushing US to Honor JCPOA: Ex-Secretary
  • Forbes Quora - These Countries Are Using Nuclear Energy To Provide More Than 50% Of Their Power - Answer by Michael Barnard, Low-carbon Innovation Strategist
  • Korea Times - Nuclear envoy visits US to discuss North Korea - Kim Bo-eun
  • IAEA - Financing and Managing Nuclear Energy Risks: The UK Model - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • The Conversation - Rejection of subsidies for coal and nuclear power is a win for fact-based policymaking
  • NHK World - Ex-PMs unveil plan for zero-nuclear plant bill
  • National Interest - A Freak Atomic Accident Destroyed a Russian Nuclear Missile Submarine in 1985 - Kyle Mizokami
  • Forbes blog - Surprise: Nuclear Power Maximizes Environmental Benefits Of Electric Vehicles - Constance Douris
  • World Nuclear News - France and China to enhance nuclear energy cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Leningrad II-1 reactor assembled
  • World Nuclear News - NRC agrees NuScale SMR needs no back-up power
  • National Interest - America's Most Powerful Nuclear Weapon Almost Killed The People Who Helped Build It
  • TASS - Rosatom keeps uranium mining flat at 3,000 tonnes in 2017
  • Utility Dive - PG&E moves closer to retiring Diablo Canyon nuke with proposed decision from CPUC - Gavin Bade
  • Power Technology - High or low: which of IAEA's future nuclear capacity scenarios is most realistic? - Heidi Vella
  • The Courier-Mail, Queensland - Miners dig in to overturn nuclear power ban - Renee Viellaris
  • Boston Globe - Plymouth nuclear plant remains closed after last week's storm - David Abel
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper to feds: Stop SCANA from dropping permits for failed nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper's biggest customers want a special committee to decide if it should be sold - Thad Moore
  • Shillong Times, India - Perspective on nuclear power in India - Ibu Sanjeeb Garg
  • Times of Israel - Indian nuclear submarine grounded after hatch left open
  • Reuters - TABLE-Status of South Korea's nuclear reactors - Haejin Choi and Jane Chung
  • WKSU Kent State University, OH - Ohio Utilities Contemplate Next Steps After Trump Regulators Reject Coal-Nuclear Plant Subsidies - Andy Chow
  • National Law Review - FERC Rejects Department of Energy Proposal Benefitting Coal and Nuclear - William M. Friedman, McDermott Will & Emery
  • Energy Collective - Snow, Cold Temperatures Offer No Proof of Need for Coal, Nuclear Subsidies - Advanced Energy Perspectives
  • IAEA - Toward Cradle-to-Grave Control in the Caribbean: IAEA Supports Member State Source Management Efforts - K. Glenn, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • St Austell Voice, UK - Could mine hold key to nuclear clean ups? - Natasha Swift
  • Daily News Egypt - Rosatom begins license procedures for Dabaa nuclear power plant - Mohamed Farag
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - City Watch: SCANA Didn't Die, It Committed Suicide - Kevin Fisher
  • EnergyInfraPost India - Westinghouse Bailout Fuels Hope For India's Nuclear Energy Sector
  • ThePrint, New Delhi, India - India's nuclear submarine base gets a big boost–thanks to Narendra Modi govt - Anubhuti Vishnoi and Manu Pubby
  • WHNS Greenville, SC - Duke Energy to test sirens near Oconee Nuclear Station Wednesday - Dal Kalsi
  • Press and Journal, Middletown, PA - Nuclear industry provides diversity, reliability in Pennsylvania's energy portfolio - Ryan Aument
  • Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA), New Delhi - Compact Fusion: Are the Energy Equations About to Change? - Atul Pant
  • Sputnik News - US to Announce Decision on Iran Nuclear Deal Friday
  • Kyodo News - Civic group proposes bill for Japan to exit nuclear power
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - GOP voters support green energy, oppose coal, nuclear bailouts, statewide poll finds - John Funk
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - Nuclear Sunset: After VC Summer, What's in South Carolina's Energy Future? - David Travis Bland
  • E&E Daily - DOE: 5 takeaways from agency 'modernization' hearing - Christa Marshall
  • Seeking Alpha - Scana and Dominion Energy: The Trend Of 'Gobblers and Gobblees' Continues - George Fisher
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at LaSalle Nuclear Power Plant
  • IAEA - Call for presentations: Abstracts for 2nd Technical Meeting on Radiation Detection Instruments for Nuclear Security Due 26 January 2018 - IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Shizuoka gov. inspects Hamaoka N-plant
  • Mainichi Daily - A-bomb survivor Taniguchi's last video message released in 7 languages
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan, US cautious over two Koreas' moves after high-level talks
  • Press TV - PressTV-Iran lauds Russia role in JCPOA implementation
  • Press TV - PressTV-Progress being made to 'fix' Iran deal: US Senator
  • Press TV - PressTV-Iran can well speed up nuclear activities, official warns
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site FR Document: 2018-00277 Citation: 83 FR 1247 PDF Page 1247
  • Energy Department - Notice Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee FR Document: 2018-00246 Citation: 83 FR 1246 PDF Pages 1246-1247
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: American Centrifuge Operating, LLC, American Centrifuge Lead Cascade Facility FR Document: 2018-00255 Citation: 83 FR 1276 PDF Pages 1276-1278
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Licensing Support Network Advisory Review Panel; Revision FR Document: 2018-00226 Citation: 83 FR 1274 PDF Pages 1274-1276
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Request for Information/Sources Sought and Announces Industry Day and Community Event for Environmental Management (EM) Nevada Environmental Program Services (EPS) Procurement
  • CounterPunch - Fabricating a War on Iran - Serge Halimi
  • Bloomberg - Blockchain, Drones Are Strategies for Survival at Japan's Tepco - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Japan Times - Junichiro Koizumi-led group pitches bill calling for 'immediate halt' to Japan's reliance on nuclear power - Tomohiro Osaki
  • Global Times - Experts doubt lifting of Japan food ban - Zhang Hongpei

    Tuesday, January 09, 2018

  • Washington Post - Trump-appointed regulators reject plan to rescue coal and nuclear plants - Steven Mufson
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim foes to demand plant's closure - Sean F. Driscoll
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - Pilgrim plant remains offline for repairs amid power crunch - Michael P. Norton
  • RT - NSA sought to prevent Snowden-style leaks, ended up losing staff – whistleblower to RT
  • Sputnik News - Whistleblower: New NSA Chief Must Be Given 'Mandate to Ferret Out Wrongdoing'
  • Washington Examiner - Daily on Energy: House wants Energy Department to focus on 'energy abundance' - John Siciliano and Josh Siegel
  • Beyond Nuclear - Why do we continue to ignore the deadly risks of nukes in space?
  • AP News - North Korea taking part in South Korean Olympics after talks - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • AP News - Energy agency rejects Trump bid to boost coal, nuclear power - Matthew Daly
  • AP News - Analysis: Iran protests show danger of economic woes - Jon Gambrell
  • Bloomberg - Power Producers Stumble Off The Perry-Go-Round - Liam Denning
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Wins Olympics Trip, But Discord Remains Over Nuclear Weapons - David Tweed and Kanga Kong
  • Bloomberg - Regulators Reject Perry's Plan to Help Coal and Nuclear Plants - Catherine Traywick and Ari Natter
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Germany reprimands Iran for anti-Israel spying on its territory - Andrea Shalal
  • Reuters - N.Korea says nuclear programme talks would dent inter-Korean ties - Christine Kim and Soyoung Kim
  • Reuters - North Korea tells South it will not discuss nuclear arms in future talks - Christine Kim, Hyonhee Shin
  • Reuters - Areva to sign 10 bln euros China nuclear re-processing MoU -source - Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - U.S. plan to aid coal, nuclear rejected in setback for Trump - Timothy Gardner; Additional reporting by Valerie Volcovici and Nicola Groom
  • Reuters - Commentary: Cracks in Russia-Iran alliance open options for Trump - Josh Cohen
  • NPR - Federal Regulator Rejects Energy Department's Bid To Prop Up Coal, Nuclear - Camila Domonoske
  • Forbes blog - Perry Says NOPR; FERC Says Nope (To Propping Up Coal) - Joshua Rhodes
  • Environmental Defense Fund blog - FERC's rejection of DOE's pro-coal and nuclear proposal shows evidence can still trump politics - Michael Panfil
  • The Hill - Regulators kill Perry's proposal to prop up coal, nuclear power plants - Timothy Cama
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Millennials need new movies about nuclear war, a ninth-grader says - Cassandra Williams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Federal nuclear watchdog agency publishes government shutdown plan - Brittany Crocker
  • Xinhua - China, France sign deal to enhance cooperation on nuclear energy
  • Mining.com - Cameco's tractor-trailer with uranium concentrate involved in minor accident - Valentina Ruiz Leotaud
  • Bellona - Ukraine announces its dependence on Russian made nuclear fuel is waning - Charles Digges
  • Japan Times - Nuclear arms: Look ahead to 2018 in hope, not back at 2017 in anger - Ramesh Thakur
  • New York Times - Iran Hints at Rift With Atomic Agency if U.S. Quits Nuclear Deal - Rick Gladstone
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA asks judge to dismiss ratepayer class-action lawsuits after nuclear fiasco - Andrew Brown
  • Japan Times - Kansai Electric denies it plans to ship nuclear waste from Fukui plants to Aomori site - Eric Johnston
  • National Interest - Russia Never Recovered 4 'Nuclear Torpedoes' from a Dead Submarine - Robert Farley
  • Mainichi Daily - Chromosome defects found among N. Korean defectors who lived near nuke test site
  • ABC News - EU to host meeting with Iran on nuclear treaty Thursday - The Associated Press
  • NHK World - Video from atomic bomb survivor posted on Internet
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Pakistan's evolving nuclear doctrine - Hasan Ehtisham
  • The State, SC - Letter: Want to switch from SCE&G to solar? SC law makes that tougher than it should beWant to switch from SCE&G to solar? SC law makes that tougher than it should be - Rep. Nathan Ballentine, Chapin
  • Charlotte Business Journal - SCANA deal should encourage extension of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline into South Carolina - John Downey
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Dominion refund proposal includes money SCE&G customers might already have been entitled to - Thad Moore
  • Aiken Standard - Dominion Energy, SCANA deal lashed by S.C. advocacy groups - Colin Demarest
  • ABC Columbia - Dominion Energy VP Explains What The Merger With SCANA Means For Customers - Alexis Frazier
  • Platts - Entergy's River Bend-1 nuclear unit in Louisiana shuts for planned maintenance - Jim Ostroff
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Canadian firm to purchase former Vogtle lead contractor Westinghouse - Anastaciah Ondieki
  • New Jersey On-Line - You'll hear emergency nuclear sirens sounding. Here's why - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Trend News Agency - Russia ready to finance construction of nuclear power plant in Uzbekistan - Nigar Guliyeva
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, UAE discuss ways to step up nuclear cooperation - Kim Eun-jung
  • Korea Times - Korea, UAE to cooperate to win Saudi nuclear project - Yoon Ja-young
  • BBC - Hinkley C: NRW to address Cardiff Bay mud dump concerns - Steffan Messenger
  • Mainichi Daily - N. Korean defectors express concerns about 'ghost disease' back home
  • TASS - Siberian nuclear physics institute reaches deal to supply accelerators to India
  • POWERmag - U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Approves Key Safety Aspect to NuScale Power's Advanced Reactor Design
  • SpaceNews - OpEd: | An argument for space fission reactors - John Casani
  • World Nuclear News - Flamanville EPR completes key pre-operational tests
  • World Nuclear News - FERC starts new grid resilience proceeding
  • The State, SC - Lawmakers want to ban SCANA from making campaign contributions - Avery G. Wilks
  • Xinhua - Iran warns to halt cooperation with IAEA upon U.S. nuclear deal breach
  • ThePrint, New Delhi, India - Big boost for India's secret nuclear submarine base as Modi govt gives green nod - Anubhuti Vishnoi and Manu Pubby
  • CNN - Grand Canyon is a national treasure, not a place for uranium mining - Robert Arnberger and Steve Martin
  • Bristol Herald Courier, Bristol, VA - The Latest: Senate urging caution on nuclear debacle bills
  • SooToday, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario - Province investigates possible uranium leak after collision near Montreal River - James Hopkin
  • Wawa-news, Ontario - Collision at Montreal River Hill involved cargo of low-grade Uranium Concentrate
  • WJBF-TV Augusta - South Carolina legislative session to address Failed nuclear plant - Ashli Doss
  • Hans India - India's nuclear triad
  • E&E Daily - Radioactive Bakken oil waste finds home in Montana landfills
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Fresh Sellafield strikes expected as shop steward is fired
  • Asahi Shimbun - Diary shows how Hideki Yukawa changed stance on nukes - Akira Hatano
  • Greenfield Recorder, MA - Vermont Yankee hearing rescheduled
  • PortNews IAA.ru - Glavgosexpertiza approves the project on construction of floating NPP
  • Handelsblatt Global Edition - EnBW blown away by wind power's potential - Jürgen Flauger, Franz Hubik
  • Baltic Times - Lithuania: Ignalina N-plant CEO refuses to say if he'll resign amid abuse suspicions
  • Public Citizen - FERC Right to Reject Perry Proposal to Bail Out Coal and Nuclear Industries But Wrong to Invite RTOs to Offer Their Own Bailout Proposals - Statement of Tyson Slocum, Director, Public Citizen's Energy Program
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces Chanette Armstrong as Director of the Office of Technology Transitions
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 5km NE of Miyako, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 22km SSE of Yanai, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian leader vows to take revenge on US over recent unrest - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Press TV - PressTV-'US regime change plan won't work for Iran'
  • Press TV - PressTV-Disagreement with Iran harmful to Europe: Salehi
  • Press TV - PressTV-EU, Zarif due to talk JCPOA on Thursday
  • Press TV - PressTV-Trump heavily criticised in European Parliament
  • Health Resources and Services Administration - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program FR Document: 2018-00145 Citation: 83 FR 1039 PDF Pages 1039-1040
  • CSIS - Upcoming Event: Dr. Ernest J. Moniz on the Role of Nuclear Weapons Today - CSIS Headquarters
  • UPI - French energy company EDF to replace coal in China--using tree residue, residents in the city of Lingbau can turn off their coal-fired boilers, the company said. - Daniel J. Graeber
  • Taylor and Francis UK - North Korean nuclear capabilities, 2018 - Hans M. Kristensen & Robert S. Norris
  • Aiken Standard - Aiken City Council supports prospective nuclear weapons mission at SRS - Colin Demarest
  • Reuters UK - France's Areva signs China nuclear facility pact, still awaits contract - Michel Rose
  • Buffalo News - Demolition at toxic West Valley is on track, but moving slowly – by design - T.J. Pignataro
  • Gov.UK - Corporate report; The UK's sixth national report on compliance with the obligations of the Joint Convention on the safety of spent fuel and radioactive waste management - UK Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

    Monday, January 08, 2018

  • Popular Science - Why can't we decide what to do about nuclear energy? - Mary Beth Griggs
  • Press of Atlantic City - Letter(#4): Nuclear power risky, costlyNuclear power risky, costly - Jacqueline Crahalla, Brigantine
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Anti-Pilgrim Activists Rallying at State House After Unplanned Shutdown
  • Reuters - U.S. security experts back Iran nuclear deal, as Trump faces deadlines - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - Iran says it might reconsider cooperation with U.N. nuclear watchdog - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Ars Technica - Nuclear reactor maker Westinghouse, energy company Scana find buyers - Megan Geuss
  • Financial Times - Should the UK government fund new nuclear? - Nick Butler
  • Pakistan Observer - Indo-Pak nuclear show down? - Akbar Jan Marwat
  • Japan Times - Younger hibakusha and offspring seen taking reins of nuclear abolition drive
  • The Hill blog - Reactors for Saudi Arabia are bad business and dangerous diplomacy - Victor Gilinsky and Henry Sokolski
  • Aiken Standard - Clock resets for $1M-a-day fine against DOE for S.C. plutonium removal - Thomas Gardiner
  • Asahi Shimbun - Mayor rebukes utility's reported plan on storing nuclear waste - Yoshinori Hayashi
  • Midwest Energy News - Minnesota to rely on nuclear into the 2030s for reliability, emissions - Andy Balaskovitz
  • World Nuclear News - Steam generators in place at Hualong One unit
  • World Nuclear News - Decommissioning progress for unique Canadian reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Chinese plant produces AP1000 reload assemblies
  • E&E Daily - Dominion-SCANA deal to face fresh scrutiny - Kristi E. Swartz
  • BBC - Sellafield firefighters announce further strikes
  • Asahi Shimbun - Town holds first ceremony for new adults since nuclear disaster - Yuki Chai
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - CNL reactor decommissioning process continues - Stephen Uhler
  • Belarus Digest - Will the West join the Lithuania's crusade against Belarus NPP? - Ryhor Astapenia
  • Cola Daily, Columbia, SC - SCE&G to test emergency sirens at Lake Murray, V.C. Summer Nuclear Station, Tuesday
  • Reuters UK - France EDF says repaired backup generators at Bugey nuclear reactors - Bate Felix
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek 'unusual event' is canceled after water levels rise - Amanda Oglesby
  • Sputnik News - India's Nuclear Submarine INS Arihant Back in Service After Repairs
  • India.com - Nuclear Submarine INS Arihant Back in Action After Damage in Propulsion Chamber
  • Patriot Ledger - Pilgrim remains off line amid post-storm power crunch
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Pilgrim outage, fuel access testing power grid in cold snap - Michael P. Norton
  • CBS St. Louis - EPA says Radiation at NGA West Site Not a Threat - Kevin Killeen
  • Xinhua - German industries warn against relocation of energy production
  • All Things Nuclear - An Ounce of Prevention…is Worth a Kiloton of Cure - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • All Things Nuclear - New Update of the UCS Satellite Database - Laura Grego, senior scientist
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 60km S of Toba, Japan
  • ENS - Nuclear power plants in Europe
  • google - Nuclear power plants in Europe
  • Wikipedia - Nuclear power in the European Union
  • IAEA - Faces of Safeguards
  • Trend News Agency - Iran: World must prepare for possible US withdrawal from JCPOA - Fatih Karimov
  • JAIF - Toshiba ESS, IRID Develop Device to Investigate Interior of Primary Containment Vessel at Fukushima Daiichi-2 NPP
  • BelTA - Environmental readings around Belarusian nuclear power plant taken in real time
  • Press TV - Iran: EU meeting concerns nuclear deal, not riots
  • Press TV - 'World must brace for US nuclear deal withdrawal'
  • Press TV - IAEA cooperation at risk if US violates JCPOA: Iran
  • Press TV - 'US trying to manipulate countries through UN'
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined License Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Slab Thickness Changes between Column Lines I to J-1 and 2 to 4 at Elevation 153'-0' FR Document: 2018-00055 Citation: 83 FR 838 PDF Pages 838-839
  • The Nation - Trump and the Neocons Are Wrong Again on Iran - James Carden
  • Zero Hedge - From Shahs To The CIA: The History Of Western Intervention In Iran - Part 1 - Tyler Durden
  • Blackburn News - Eight New Buildings Planned At Nuclear Waste Management Facility In Kincardine - Jordan MacKinnon
  • FAIR.org - MSNBC Ignores Catastrophic US-Backed War in Yemen--Finds Russia 3000% more newsworthy - Ben Norton

    Sunday, January 07, 2018

  • New London Day - Connecticut lawmakers: 'Status quo unacceptable' on nuclear waste policy - Benjamin Kail
  • Times of San Diego - Opinion: The Ticking Time Bomb at The San Onofre Nuclear Plant - Sarah Mosko
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - 2017 in review - Dale Janway, Mayor, City of Carlsbad
  • Tri-City Herald - New Hanford managers named. Goal is to turn waste to glass in 2022 - Annette Cary
  • St. Cloud Times, MN - Nuclear power is here to stay in Minnesota
  • ABC News - Low tides, high winds spur nuclear plant to reduce power - Associated Press
  • Lacey Township, NJ - 'Unusual Event' Declared At Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant - Patricia A. Miller
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - SRS tours offer look at history of nuclear site
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Failed nuclear project expected to dominate upcoming S.C. legislative session - Andy Shain and Seanna Adcox
  • Aiken Standard - A look at S.C's legislative session - Meg Kinnard, Associated Press
  • Brainerd Dispatch, MN - Odorless, colorless and tasteless radioactive gas threatens homeowners - Frank Lee
  • Sputnik News - What if All Nuclear Reactors Blew Up at Once? UK Scientists Have a Say
  • Gainesville Times, GA - Guest column: PSC made right call to back nuclear power - Tim Echols, District 2 member on the Georgia Public Service Commission
  • Climate News Network - Cheap renewables undercut nuclear power - Paul Brown
  • Asahi Shimbun - KEPCO studying moving spent nuclear fuel from Fukui to Aomori
  • Fort Wayne Journal Gazette - Book Review: Pre-nuclear horror: WWI chemical weapon development presaged Manhattan Project - Reviewed by Dan Zak
  • South Jersey Times - Editorial: PSE&G nuke subsidy bill needs a stronger case | Feedback
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's top nuke envoy mulls visit to U.S. as early as this week
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Editorial: Purchase of SCANA plus for S.C.
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Pilgrim outage, fuel access testing power grid in cold snap - Michael P. Norton
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - EPA wants to list New Mexico creek basin as cleanup priority - The Associated Press
  • China.org.cn - China, ROK nuclear envoys meet in Seoul
  • Japan Today - Japan's NSC to control defense buildup plan, giving PM more say
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Commentary: Whose government is this, anyway? - John L. House
  • Asbury Park Press - 'Unusual Event' declared at Oyster Creek - Erik Larsen
  • New Jersey Herald - Normal operations resume at nation's oldest nuclear plant
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 65km E of Oarai, Japan
  • Mainichi Daily - US eyes flexible use of nuclear weapons in shift from Obama policy
  • Yonhap News - Two Koreas to continue discussions on details ahead of next week's high-level talks - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • In These Times - Trump and the Neocons Are Exploiting an Iran Protest Movement They Know Nothing About - John Feffer
  • Lacey Patch - NRC: 'Unusual Event' At Oyster Creek Is Over - Patricia A. Miller
  • The Ferret Scotland - 'Significant' radioactive waste problem at Trident submarine base
  • Sarajevo Times - Slovenia wants to dispose Nuclear Waste near the Border of Croatia and BiH?

    Saturday, January 06, 2018

  • Fox13 Salt Lake City - New report details the 'state of the environment' for Utah - Ben Winslow
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Water treatment plant aims to keep chemical out of the Lake Mead - Henry Brean
  • Cape Cod Times - Fewer federal inspectors on the job at Pilgrim - Christine Legere
  • Politico - NSA's Rogers to retire this spring - Martin Matishak and Cory Bennett
  • LA Monitor - LANL makes headlines throughout 2017 - Tris DeRoma
  • AP News - Iran blames CIA for week of protests; US denies any role - Nasser Karimi and Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - AP Interview: Tillerson says fix sought to law on Iran deal - Matthew Lee and Josh Lederman
  • AP News - Iran's working class, facing dim prospects, fuels unrest - Lee Keath
  • Bloomberg - Saudi Arabia Arrests 11 Princes Protesting Over Bills, Okaz Says - Sarah Algethami and Mahmoud Habboush
  • Bloomberg - This Spanish Firm Is Negotiating Big Wind Power Deals in Brazil - Vanessa Dezem
  • Bloomberg - Haley's Iran Session at UN Prompts Envoys to Defend Nuclear Deal - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - U.N. meeting on Iran protests called by U.S. criticized at Security Council - Rodrigo Campos
  • New York Times - Nuclear War Would Be 'Devastating,' So the C.D.C. Wants to Get People Prepared - Sheila Kaplan
  • teleSUR - Israel's Nuclear Weapons Program - Val Reynoso
  • American Lawyer - Four Law Firms Score Roles on Nuclear Energy Deals - Meghan Tribe
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G customers would still pay $2.2 billion for failed nuclear project under Dominion bid - Thad Moore
  • The State - Some SC lawmakers want to stop SCE&G's nuclear bills, risking Dominion deal - Avery G. Wilks
  • Dominion Energy - Dominion Energy, SCANA Announce All-Stock Merger With $1,000 Immediate Cash Payment To Average South Carolina Electric & Gas Residential Electric Customer After Closing
  • Billings Gazette - Radioactive Bakken waste buried in Montana, while North Dakota has no licensed dump sites - Matt Hudson
  • Al Jazeera - Russia: US exploiting Iran protest to sink nuclear deal
  • Nigeria Premium Times - SPECIAL REPORT: Amidst safety concerns, Nigeria signs nuclear power project with Russia's Rosatom - January 6, 2018Ben Ezeamalu
  • South China Morning Post - Where China's top leaders will hide to survive nuclear fallout - Stephen Chen
  • Toledo Blade - Federal officials name nuclear administrator
  • Adelaide Advertiser - As choice of nuclear waste facility starts narrowing, people of Kimba are either excited or disgusted - Erin Jones
  • Xinhua - Chinese researchers make breakthrough in study of nuclear technology: report
  • Cape Cod Times - Nuclear plant braces for extreme cold - Christine Legere
  • TASS - Gorbachev calls on nuclear powers not to forget about obligations under NPT
  • NJ TV - Nuclear subsidy bill causing infighting among top Democrats - Briana Vannozzi
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan to develop feasibility study for nuclear power plant
  • Gainesville Times, GA - Letter: Crawford's leftist diatribe against nuclear power offers no answers - Frank Frederick, Gainesville
  • Denver Post - Finally, there's a new story in Nucla - Richard Linnett
  • The State - Have questions about the V.C. Summer nuclear debacle? Join us for a Live Q&A - Cal Lundmark
  • Moody's Investors Service - Rating Action: Moody's affirms MEAG Power Vogtle Nuclear Units 3 and 4 Project M, P and J Revenue Bonds
  • Aiken Standard - SRNS CEO highlights workforce recruitment efforts in Aiken - Colin Demarest
  • Japan Times - Japan spends scant energy on renewables - Philip Brasor
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Pilgrim outage, fuel access testing power grid in cold snap - Michael P. Norton
  • Bolton News - National Nuclear Laboratory employee gets MBE for his services - Mary Naylor
  • Sputnik News - Trump Will Likely Abandon the Nuclear Deal With Iran - Analyst
  • AFP - Iran foreign minister ridicules Trump 'blunder' at UN
  • AFP - Trump: I am a 'very stable genius' and 'like, very smart'
  • Bryan-College Station Eagle - Going nuclear: A look at S. Carolina's legislative session - Meg Kinnard. Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Dominion Energy OK with repealing law that funded S.C.'s nuclear failure – for future projects - Thad Moore
  • The State - Dominion hires former SC Gov. Hodges as lobbyist as SCANA buyout heats up - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Dominion Energy: South Carolina's white knight or a deceptive corporate raider? - Tony Bartelme
  • Platts - New Jersey effort to aid nuclear plants stalls in state Assembly - Michael McAuliffe
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA board opts against giving golden parachute to former CEO Kevin Marsh - Thad Moore
  • Berkeley Independent, Moncks Corner, SC - What would the sale of Santee Cooper mean for Moncks Corner? - Rickey Ciapha Dennis Jr.
  • E&E Daily - DOE: 5 battles to watch in 2018 - Christa Marshall, Hannah Northey and Sam Mintz
  • Hood River News - Panel speaks Jan. 10 on Hanford Site
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Moody's says credit outlook 'negative' for Georgia Power's Vogtle - Anastaciah Ondieki
  • Law360 - Tepco, GE Escape $5B Fukushima Radiation Suit - Keith Goldberg
  • Xinhua - Russia to improve naval infrastructure in Arctic in 2018
  • Deseret News - Utah grappled with multiple environmental challenges in 2017 - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Energy Voice - Dounreay strike action called off after union meeting - Written by Alistair Munro
  • Austin American-Statesman - Bid to expand Texas power grid fuels angst among big electric users - Bob Sechler
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 21km NNW of Sarpol-e Zahab, Iran
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 93km ENE of Hachinohe, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 22km SE of Ito, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 23km SE of Ito, Japan
  • NHK World - No end to US military aircraft accidents
  • Fin24 - Further credit downgrades likely if Zuma stays on, says analyst - Jan Cronje
  • Press TV - White House in talks with Congress on a 'fix' to stay in Iran deal: Tillerson
  • Press TV - US-sought UNSC meeting on Iran backfires on Washington
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia blast US manipulation of UNSC, urge focus on key issues -
  • Xinhua News - S. African opposition seek to impeach President Zuma
  • FAIR.org - Think Tank-Addicted Media Turn to Regime Change Enthusiasts for Iran Protest Commentary - Adam Johnson
  • House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Full Committee Markup- H.R. 4675, the "Low Dose Radiation Research Act of 2017" - Date: Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 10:00am
  • Courthouse News Service - Judge: Sailors' Fukushima Radiation Case Doesn't Belong in US - Bianca Bruno

    Friday, January 05, 2018

  • Shadowproof - Appeals Court Rules Against Idaho's Unconstitutional Ag-Gag Law Aimed At Suppressing Journalists - Kevin Gosztola
  • Shadowproof - Judge Rules Against Trump Administration's 'Warehousing' Of Iraqi Nationals In Jails - Kevin Gosztola
  • KUER NPR Utah - Interview: Trump Claims 'Absolute Right' To Do What He Wants To The Justice Dept. Can He? Trump Claims 'Absolute Right' To Do What He Wants To The Justice Dept. Can He? - Terry Gross, Host w/Neal Katyal
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Science and Technology Highlights At LANL In 2017 - LANL News
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL contributes $1.94 billion to state GDP - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Tri-City Herald - This woman has been named to lead Hanford, DOE cleanup sites - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers told to stay home or report late due to weather - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Nuclear power plant near Richland generates more electricity than ever before - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Tri-City employer of 550 changes its name – again - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Clock Ticks for French Workers as GE Confronts Bloated Legacy - Ania Nussbaum
  • Bloomberg - Brookfield's Big Nuclear Bet - David Fickling
  • Reuters - Iran stages pro-government rallies, cleric urges firm punishment for protest leaders - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Britain outlines plans for 2025 coal-power phase out - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - China says will limit oil, refined product exports to North Korea - Josephine Mason
  • Reuters - Can't please everyone: Trump energy policy riles competing sectors - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Explainer: Toshiba after the Westinghouse sale - Tokyo Newsroom
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Entergy shuts Massachusetts Pilgrim nuclear plant during blizzard - Scott DiSavino and Jarrett Renshaw
  • Reuters - N.J. stops fast-track pursuit of nuclear subsidy bill, for now - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - 'Bomb cyclone' hits U.S. East Coast energy, power supply - Scott DiSavino, Devika Krishna Kumar
  • Reuters - White House, senators seek Iran measure ahead of nuclear deadline - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - North Korea agrees to talks after U.S., South Korea postpone military drills - Christine Kim
  • CBS News - CDC to hold briefing on how public can prepare for nuclear war - Rebecca Shabad
  • CNN - The CDC wants to gently prepare people for (an unlikely) nuclear war - AJ Willingham
  • Smithsonian - How the Presidency Took Control of America's Nuclear Arsenal - Kat Eschner
  • Charleston City Paper - Offer to buy SCE&G's parent company would still leave customers with part of the bill for failed nuclear reactors - Adam Manno
  • WJBF-TV Augusta - Proposed SCANA merger promises $1,000 cash payout, would still charge customers for V.C. Summer - Anne Maxwell
  • The State, SC - Is this the best deal SCE&G customers can get? Why finding out could cost us - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Unlike 2018 foes, McMaster not calling for end of law allowing collections for scuttled reactors - Seanna Adcox and Andy Shain
  • The State, SC - Will local charities suffer if SCANA is sold? - Jeff Wilkinson
  • The State, SC - $1,000 refunds to SCE&G customers hinge on keeping controversial law, Virginia utility says - Sammy Fretwell
  • The State, SC - SCANA, Dominion shares post losses day after buyout announced - Bristow Marchant
  • Zacks Equity Research - How Will SCANA Gain From $14.6B Merger Deal With Dominion?
  • Charleston Post and Courier - OpEd: Don't ditch hopes for nuke future Don't ditch hopes for nuke future - R. L. Schreadley, former Post and Courier executive editor
  • TIME - Lead Negotiator In Iran Deal: Trump Is 'Misreading Situation' - Wendy Sherman, served as Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs from 2011-2015 and was the lead negotiator for the Iran nuclear agreement
  • NJ Spotlight - As Nuclear Subsidy Bill Goes Down, Top Dems Ratchet Up the Rhetoric - Tom Johnson
  • The Scotsman - Professor Tony Trewavas: Go nuclear – renewables are not the way to cut carbon and maintain quality of life
  • CNNMoney - Toshiba gets rid of Westinghouse for $4.6 billion - Sherisse Pham
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Trump, Kim need to grasp reality of famed photo's 'fruit of war'
  • Herald Scotland - Video: Aborigine anger over lack of action to stop Scots nuclear waste transfers - Martin Williams
  • MassLive Republican - Pilgrim nuclear reactor in Plymouth forced to shut down during snow storm due to partial power loss - Mary C. Serreze
  • Platts - Entergy's 728-MW Pilgrim shuts due to loss of a transmission line - Jim Ostroff
  • Courthouse News Service - Sailors Fight to Keep Fukushima Radiation Case in US - Bianca Bruno
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Letter: Tribune's monument coverage shines light on treacherous schemes - Kathryn Fitzgerald, Salt Lake City
  • BBC - Planned industrial action at Dounreay suspended
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $7,000 Civil Penalty to CTI and Associates, Inc.
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 10km NW of Ichihara, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 13km NNW of Hasaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 58km SE of Hasaki, Japan
  • World Nuclear News - EDF and MHI to collaborate on Atmea joint venture
  • Trend News Agency - White House, senators seek Iran measure ahead of nuclear deadline
  • Japan Times - Westinghouse, Toshiba's troubled nuclear unit, is acquired by Brookfield in deal valued at $4.6 billion - AP
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba to sell nuclear unit Westinghouse in $4.6 bil. deal - Reuters
  • Yonhap News - Koreas agree to hold high-level talks next week - Kim Soo-yeon
  • Press TV - US call for UN meeting on Iran 'destructive': Russia
  • GreenWorld - The Astronomical Cost of New Subsidies for Old Reactors: $280 Billion.
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2018-00019 Citation: 83 FR 678 PDF Page 678
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-00116 Citation: 83 FR 689 PDF Pages 689-690
  • New York Times - Israel Offers African Migrants a Choice: Ticket Out or Jail - Isabel Kershner
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - On the 26,000 tons of radioactive waste under Lake Powell. and more. - Jonathan P. Thompson
  • Japan Times - Earthquake warnings leave Kanto jolted, but the big shake never came - Chisato Tanaka
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Margaret Harrington: Vermont's plans to dump on Nevada - Margaret Harrington, Burlington, host/producer of the "Nuclear Free Future Conversation"

    Thursday, January 04, 2018

  • Aiken Standard - U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson visits Aiken, talks SRS and Trump influence - Colin Demarest
  • POWERmag - Commentary: Pressing Forward With Vogtle, An Engineering Guinea Pig - Tim Echols
  • satPRnews.com - Thorium Reactor Market to receive overwhelming hike in Revenues by 2025
  • Kentucky New Era - DOE review highlights cleanup efforts of Paducah plant in 2017 - David Zoeller
  • Sputnik News - CIA Whistleblower: Reports of Iran, al-Qaeda Ties 'Simply a Lie'
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Recent Contamination Events At LANL Did Not Result In Radiological Uptake - Maire O'Neill
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL records nearly $2 billion impact on Idaho economy
  • Livermore Independent - 'Criticality' Experiments Enhance Nuclear Safety
  • AP News - The Latest: No schedule yet for US-sought UN meeting on Iran
  • AP News - Japan's Abe: N. Korea should change course, end nuke program
  • Bloomberg - Dominion Is Wading Into a South Carolina Quagmire With Scana Bid - Jim Polson and Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Iran Protests Could Give Trump an Advantage on Nuclear Deal - Margaret Talev, Erik Wasson, and Laura Litvan
  • Bloomberg - Macron Urges EU to Stress Iran Human Rights, Keep Nuclear Accord - Gregory Viscusi
  • Bloomberg - Trump Versus Bannon May Spell Trouble for Republicans - Michael Winfrey
  • Bloomberg - Brookfield to Buy Westinghouse's Global Nuclear Business - Tiffany Kary and Scott Deveau
  • Reuters - Brookfield Business Partners to buy Westinghouse for $4.6 billion - John Benny and Tom Hals
  • Reuters - Trump hails potential Korea talks, credits his firm stance - David Brunnstrom, Christine Kim
  • Reuters - Russia urges U.S. not to interfere in Iran's 'domestic affairs': TASS
  • Reuters - EDF's new nuclear reactor unit renamed Framatome - Geert De Clercq
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Bankrupt contractor on South Carolina's failed nuclear project to be sold - John McDermott
  • Blackpool Gazette - Fylde nuclear fuel plant gets new owner in $4.6bn deal - Tim Gavell
  • NRDC.org - NJ Nuclear Issue: Assembly Speaker Bests Chris Christie - Dale Bryk
  • Tampa Bay Times - The Latest: Gov hopeful: Nuke deal 'proof is in the pudding'
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Caution on SCANA deal Caution on SCANA deal
  • Press of Atlantic City - Snow halts vote on bill to rescue nuclear power plants
  • New Jersey On-Line - Gov. Kean: Don't rush bailout of PSEG's nuclear plants. Wait for Murphy - Thomas H. Kean, a Republican, was governor of New Jersey from 1982 to 1990
  • NJ Spotlight - PSEG Nuclear Subsidy Bill Killed in Lame-Duck Session - Tom Johnson
  • SNJ Today - N.J. Senate Vote on Nuclear Energy Bailout Canceled Due to Storm
  • ArabianBusiness - Two more nuclear reactors connected to UAE's electricity grid
  • UAE National - UAE's first nuclear power plant marks 'significant milestone' in construction - James Langton
  • Summit Daily News - Linnett: Hemp replaces uranium in rural western Colorado - Richard Linnett
  • Premium Times, Nigeria - INTERVIEW: Why it's difficult for Nigeria to generate electricity using nuclear energy – Expert - Kemi Busari
  • Saudi Gazette - Kingdom, Russia can forge nuclear power cooperation
  • Reuters - Finland's Fortum considers extending Loviisa nuclear power plant life - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Outlook India - No radioactive waste leakage into Thane creek from BARC: govt
  • Independent Barents Observer - On Murmansk waterfront, new infrastructure for world's largest icebreakers in the making - Atle Staalesen
  • E&E Daily - ILLINOIS: Do nuclear credits 'defeat' competitive markets? Court dives in - Ellen M. Gilmer
  • Japan Times - Tepco looks to tie up with other utilities to perform reactor checks, in order to cut costs
  • Brussels Times - AFCN confirms lack of maintenance at Doel 3 nuclear plant - Christopher Vincent
  • IAEA - Building Regulatory Capacity in Jamaica: IAEA Welcomes Delegation from New Jamaican Authority - K. Glenn, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • The Redding Pilot, Ridgefield, CT - Residents push for fracking waste ban in Redding - Sandra Diamond Fox
  • Xinhua - China, ROK nuclear envoys to meet in Seoul
  • Forbes blog - Brookfield Goes Nuclear: Why You Should Watch The Canadian Giant's Restructuring Work - Antoine Gara
  • Slovak Spectator - Coal, water and nuclear energy
  • World Nuclear News - First HTR-PM vessel head in place
  • World Nuclear News - Brookfield to buy Westinghouse for $4.6 billion
  • World Nuclear News - More milestones for Barakah construction project
  • World Nuclear News - New NP resurrects Framatome name
  • Japan Today - TEPCO considers joint reactor checkup with other utilities to cut costs
  • Renfrew Today, Ontario - Public comment period still open on closure of NPD
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP Kozloduy opens 21.2 mln euro repair, maintenance tender - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • The Economist - Snoringly boring: Many Japanese resent paying for their boring public broadcaster
  • Rutland Herald - PUC postpones Yankee hearing
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 3km E of Chiba-shi, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - US sanctions five entities tied to Iran's weapons program
  • Trend News Agency - Zarif slams Trump over expression of "respect" for Iranians - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Mainichi Daily - American campaigner against nukes to hold workshops, lectures in Japan
  • Bellona - Russia lawmakers push to punish individuals, not just organizations, with 'foreign agent' label - Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear envoys of S. Korea, China to meet to discuss N. Korea issues - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Alliance for Nuclear Accountability - Accountability Audit - 2017 Report from the Alliance for Nuclear Accountability

    Wednesday, January 03, 2018

  • Chadron Record - Public comments open on Marsland Expansion project - Kerri Rempp
  • JohnPilger.com - The Killing of History - John Pilger
  • Moody's - Announcement: Moody's: China General Nuclear's delays in start of new units are credit negative, but ratings unaffected
  • AP News - Trump throws full US support behind protesters in Iran - Josh Lederman
  • Bloomberg - Trump Administration Will Seek UN Meeting on Iran Protests - Margaret Talev
  • Bloomberg - Dominion Aims to Clean Up a Nuclear Disaster - Liam Denning
  • Bloomberg - Dominion to Buy Scana for $7.9 Billion After Nuclear Flop - Christine Buurma and Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Iran Minister Says Government Will Listen to Protester Demands - Golnar Motevalli and Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says His Nuclear Button Is Bigger Than North Korea's - Kanga Kong and Margaret Talev
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Elite Guard Says Anti-Government Protests Are Over - Golnar Motevalli and Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - Dominion Energy to buy Scana, assume failed nuclear project costs - Yashaswini Swamynathan
  • Reuters - Iran deploys Revolutionary Guards to quell 'sedition' in protest hotbeds - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Trump says his nuclear button is 'bigger' than North Korea's
  • Reuters - As protests rage in Iran, Trump's Iran policy faces sanctions test - Warren Strobel, Arshad Mohammed
  • Washington Post - Under Trump, nuclear brinkmanship is the new normal - Rick Noack
  • The Guardian - Letters: Short-term thinking of UK nuclear policy Short-term thinking of UK nuclear policy - Emeritus Professor Sue Roaf, Oxford; Diarmuid Foley, Cork, Ireland
  • CNN - Nikki Haley: 'We will never accept a nuclear North Korea' - Daniella Diaz
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Dominion offers to buy SCANA in wake of S.C. nuclear plant failure - Andy Shain, Thad Moore and Seanna Adcox
  • Washington Post - The Latest: Environmental group: SC utility deal falls short - Associated Press
  • Charlotte Business Journal - SCANA goes to Dominion in blockbuster $7.9 billion deal - John Downey
  • Wall Street Journal - Dominion Energy to Buy Scana, Absorb Costs of Failed Nuclear Plant Project - Russell Gold and Imani Moise
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Dominion Energy to buy struggling South Carolina utility in $14.6 billion deal; most S.C. customers will get $1k each in deal - Robert Zullo
  • The State, SC - Customers win with $1,000 rebates in SCANA buyout, Virginia utility says - Sammy Fretwell
  • The State, SC - SCANA stock surges on news of buyout - Bristow Marchant
  • The State, SC - Dominion offers SCE&G customers $1,000 refund for nuclear project. Is that enough? - Avery G. Wilks
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Dominion Offers Deal To Buy SCANA, Partially Refund Ratepayers - $14.6 billion deal doesn't make ratepayers whole … would keep them paying on abandoned nuclear project.
  • Cola Daily, Columbia, SC - SCANA to be sold to Dominion Energy, SCE&G customers to get refunds, rate reduction
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - South Carolina customers could see refunds in a utility sale - Meg Kinnard, Associated Press
  • San Diego Reader - Letters: A reader comments on radioactive waste disposal from San Onofre--Another says the tax law is "reverse Robin Hood"
  • Asbury Park Press - NRC: Forked River muck near Oyster Creek is not dangerously radioactive - Amanda Oglesby
  • Washington Examiner - Daily on Energy: Nuclear plays up its stability during cold snap - John Siciliano and Josh Siegel
  • Detroit Patch, MI - 'Minor Defect' Detected At Fermi Nuclear Plant - Jeff Stacklin
  • Monroe Evening News - Fermi operated at reduced power
  • London Times - Cut-price nuclear power plant possible, says EDF--Second station at Sizewell 'could cost £5bn less than Hinkley' - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • NJ Spotlight - An Environmentalist's Case for Nuclear Energy - James J. Florio, former New Jersey governor
  • Quartz - Iran's nuclear deal set the stage for its popular protests - Tim Fernholz
  • Deutsche Welle - French Greenpeace activists in court for breaking into nuclear plant
  • Globe and Mail - Ontario power utility told to cut nuclear budget by $500-million - Shawn McCarthy
  • Cherry Hill Courier Post - Letter: Nuke subsidy is unnecessary corporate handout - Mauricio Gutierrez, President and CEO, NRG Energy
  • OBRag.org - Do Nukes Kill? – Nuclear Shutdown News – December 2017 - Michael Steinberg
  • World Nuclear News - UK regulator clarifies role for Nuclear Safeguards Bill
  • World Nuclear News - Dominion and Scana announce merger plan
  • World Nuclear News - Cavendish awarded graphite inspection contract
  • World Nuclear News - Provincial regulator sets OPG's nuclear budget
  • Columbia County News Times - Letter: Let's help move Georgia toward a clean future - Commissioner Tim Echols, Georgia Public Service Commissioner
  • North Jersey News - Opinion: NJ loses with nuclear subsidy bill - Mauricio Gutierrez
  • Midwest Energy News - Cleveland civil rights group waffles on support for coal, nuclear - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • E&E Daily - Ill. nuclear subsidies set for courtroom clash - Ellen M. Gilmer
  • Seeking Alpha - Joint Venture With Areva NP Will Mark The Biggest Milestone In Lightbridge's History
  • The State, SC - 4 changes the Legislature needs to make after the $9 billion nuclear boondoggle - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • E&E Daily - ECONOMY: The committee to save nuclear towns is not in session - Saqib Rahim
  • OBRag.org - Burying 3.6 Million Pounds of Nuclear Waste at San Onofre State Beach Is a Terrible Idea
  • Artesia Daily Press - Public Forum: 'How long do you plan to store SNF in New Mexico? - Martin Kral, Concerned Resident of Roswell
  • Japan Times - Tepco mulls joint reactor checkup with other utilities to cut costs
  • Bloomberg - Arctic Blast Heating Up Battle Between Energy Lobbying Groups - Tim Loh
  • DigitalJournal - Press Release: Mesothelioma Compensation Center Now Urges Nuclear Navy Veteran to Focus on Compensation and To Call for Direct Access to The Top US Lawyers Who Deliver Superior Financial Results
  • NJ Spotlight - OpEd: Subsidizing PSEG Means Punishing Consumers - Matt Fossen
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina lawmakers call for utility regulators to resign for failing to disclose trips and perks - Andrew Brown
  • Reuters UK - UPDATE 2-Outspoken CEZ shareholder group gets more rights after building 1 pct stake - Petra Vodstrcilova
  • News24 - Joburg suffocates in the shadow of mine dumps
  • DOE - Department of Energy to Invest $30 Million to Boost Unconventional Oil and Natural Gas Recovery
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Elects 2018 Leadership; Confirms Meeting Schedule
  • NRC - NRC Names New Region III Administrator
  • Bellona - Russia official announces plans to build space age nuclear icebreakers - Charles Digges
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: Department of Health and Human Services, Food and Drug Administration, Winchester Engineering and Analytical Center FR Document: 2017-28331 Citation: 83 FR 401 PDF Pages 401-404
  • Los Alamos Monitor - 'Critical Assembly' exhibit opens at National Museum of Nuclear Science & History - Jill McLaughlin
  • El Pais - Half a century after Palomares nuclear accident, a glimpse of justice - Joan Faus
  • San Diego Reader - San Onofre 2050: Tide's in, nukes out--Nuclear waste in the sand now will create a toxic ocean later - Don Bauder
  • Forbes blog - The 2018 Energy Quiz - James Conca
  • Asahi Shimbun - Opposition CDP bringing nuclear energy debate back to the Diet - Akira Minami
  • Mainichi Daily - Japanese gov't to guarantee bank loans for Hitachi's nuclear plant project in Britain
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Letter: Your voice is needed - Gary Sachs, Brattleboro
  • UK Committee on Radioactive Waste Management - CoRWM: thirteenth annual report, 2016 to 2017

    Tuesday, January 02, 2018

  • Voice of OC, Santa Ana, CA - Mosko: Ticking Time Bomb at San Onofre Nuclear Plant - Sarah "Steve" Mosko
  • Paducah Sun - DOE review highlights cleanup efforts in 2017 - David Zoeller [text]
  • Nuclear Watch of New Mexico - Select 2017 podcast interviews from KCRW's "Scheer Intelligence"
  • Maumee Bay Press, OH - Luckey project: Soil sorter housing installed
  • Statesman Journal - Energy Department to permanently close damaged Hanford Nuclear Reservation tank - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Future decided for Hanford radioactive waste tank with leak - Annette Cary
  • Forbes blog - Baseball and The Atom Bomb - Physicist Paul Halpern, author of "The Quantum Labyrinth"
  • Ventura County Star - Public comment period on cleanup ends, extent of remediation to be revealed in 2018-19 - Mike Harris
  • Bloomberg - Trump Calls Out Obama Nuclear Deal for Iran Troubles (Audio)
  • Bloomberg - Hundreds Detained in Iran as Trump Renews Attack on Regime - Golnar Motevalli
  • Bloomberg - How Iran's Economic Strains Helped Stoke Protests - Grant Clark
  • Bloomberg - White House Threatens New Iran Sanctions as Arrests Continue - Margaret Talev and Golnar Motevalli
  • Reuters - Commentary: The best way to respond to Iran protests - Amir Handjani
  • Vice Motherboard - Start The New Year With Newly Declassified Nuclear Test Footage - Samantha Cole
  • Daily Nation - Kenya's nuclear quest: A case of extreme optimism? - Collins Omulo
  • Delaware News Journal - Nuclear plant emergency sirens to be tested Jan. 9 - Adam Duvernay
  • BBC - Wylfa's nuclear waste removal delayed by machinery snags
  • CTV News - Energy regulator orders compensation cut in nuclear budget for OPG
  • World Nuclear News - German reactor permanently shut down
  • World Nuclear News - Tianwan 3 starts supplying electricity to grid
  • World Nuclear News - New Rostov reactor starts up
  • World Nuclear News - Taishan schedule factors in commissioning tests
  • Business News Americas - Alvaro Ríos Roca, Managing Partner, Gas Energy Latin America
  • Brussels Times - Nine nuclear incidents in Belgium in 2017 - Oscar Schneider
  • NHK World - Challenges ahead for debris removal at Fukushima - STA Slovenija
  • STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Gen energija boss says Slovenia needs 2nd nuclear reactor
  • Courier News - Letter: Nuclear subsidy a poorly considered handout - Mauricio Gutierrez, president and chief executive officer, NRG Energy, Princeton
  • NRDC.org - Will NJ Lawmakers Give Governor Christie a Nuclear Goodbye Gift? - Dale Bryk
  • Times of India - US aid to Pakistan over the years: A timeline
  • Quartz - The Dutch plan to build an artificial island to support the world's largest wind farm
  • RTO Insider - New York Forges Ahead on Clean Energy - Michael Kuser
  • Singapore Press Business Times - Johannesburg suffocates in shadow of mine dumps
  • Platts - Taiwan's Taipower seeks 1.8-2.4 mil mt/year of LNG supply for 15 years - Edwin Loh
  • NRC - NRC Names New Region III Administrator
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 7km WNW of Ichihara, Japan
  • IAEA - Looking Ahead: Important 2018 Events at the IAEA - Natalia Ivanova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran protests: over 150 individuals detained in Hamedan city - Khalid Kazimov
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Pope issues card showing image of A-bomb victims
  • Bellona - Russian environmental activist who exposed illegal mansions for Putin cronies beaten and hospitalized - Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea offers high-level talks with N.K. next week
  • Yonhap News - Seized ships allegedly supplying oil to N.K. are Chinese owned: VOA
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2017-27930 Citation: 83 FR 161 PDF Pages 161-175 (15 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Yttrium-90 Microsphere Brachytherapy Sources and Devices TheraSphere and SIR-Spheres FR Document: 2017-28271 Citation: 83 FR 159 PDF Pages 159-160
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-28396 Citation: 83 FR 160 PDF Pages 160-161
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health (Advisory Board) for the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) FR Document: 2017-28227 Citation: 83 FR 158 PDF Pages 158-159
  • Augusta Chronicle - Registration now open for SRS tours
  • CounterPunch - Guantanamo Remains a Global Symbol of Injustice - George Payne
  • Huffington Post blog - The 'Merchants Of Death' Survive and Prosper - Lawrence Wittner, Professor of History emeritus, SUNY/Albany
  • UPI - Kim Jong Un's game of chicken roulette - Madhav Das Nalapat
  • Japan Today - China proposes talks aimed at easing Fukushima-linked food import ban
  • South China Morning Post - CGN Power's latest project delay deals another blow to China's nuclear energy ambition - Eric Ng
  • The State, SC - Gov McMaster should fight plutonium pits - Cassandra Fralix, Lexington
  • KING5 Seattle - Energy Department to permanently close damaged Hanford tank - Associated Press
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - Sweden defies US, NATO threats on UN nuclear ban treaty - Atila Altuntas
  • Scout Warrior - Russia's Plans to Challenge US Military Power - Dave Majumdar
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Moderation on Iran: Better to improve than scrap nuclear pact - Editorial Board
  • Hamodia - Former Mossad Chief: 'Cyberattacks the New Nuclear Weapons' - Dov Benovadia

    Monday, January 01, 2018

  • AP News - Kim says US should know North Korean nuclear force a reality - Eric Talmadge and Kim Tong-Hyung
  • Bloomberg - Death Toll in Iran Protests Climbs as Rouhani Calls for Calm - Golnar Motevalli
  • Bloomberg - How China Will Shake Up the Oil Futures Market - Sungwoo Park
  • Bloomberg - Kim Jong Un Says Nuclear Button to Hit U.S. 'Always on My Desk' - Kanga Kong and Hooyeon Kim
  • Reuters - Israeli minister encourages Iran protests, says Israel is not involved
  • Reuters - Trump, Republican allies endorse Iranian protesters - .
  • NPR - Kim Jong Un Wants The U.S. To Know That His Nuclear Arsenal Is Complete - Emma Bowman
  • Metro UK - The painful history of North Korea and why it wants nuclear weapons - Ashitha Nagesh
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) N.K.'s olive branch toward Seoul targets breakthrough amid sanctions: experts - Kim Soo-yeon
  • Yonhap News - (Yonhap Interview) N. Korea still few years away from operational ICBM: U.S. expert - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Energy Collective - Recent Developments in Nuclear Power for Space Exploration - Dan Yurman
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper chairman reverses course and resigns after fighting Gov. Henry McMaster for his job - Thad Moore and Jamie Lovegrove
  • India Times - Chandigarh to go green on power by end of 2018 - Vinod Kumar
  • Augusta Chronicle - Registration now open for SRS tours
  • Asahi Shimbun - 2 streetcars that survived A-bomb are still running in Hiroshima - Hiroki Hashimoto
  • Mehr News Agency - IAEA's JCPOA report exposes US baseless accusations
  • Xinhua - India, Pakistan exchange list of nuclear installations
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Pacific rift: When nuclear tests made France a dirty word - Damien Murphy
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Environmentalists blast TVA for killing major wind project - Dave Flessner -
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 27km ENE of Hasaki, Japan

    Sunday, December 31, 2017

  • Charleston Post and Courier - Move plutonium out of South Carolina
  • Public Opinion, USA Today - Letterkenny Munitions Center, PA: Here's how Letterkenny will safely destroy thousands of rocket motors - Jim Hook
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho universities' research collaboration builds strong, necessary partnerships - Mark Rudin
  • AP News - New economic protests in Tehran challenge Iran's government - Amir Vahdat and Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - The Latest: Trump ups show of support for Iranian protesters
  • AP News - N. Korea says won't give up nukes if US keeps up 'blackmail'
  • Bloomberg - Iran Restricts Access to Social Media After Protests Turn Deadly - Golnar Motevalli
  • Reuters - Iran warns protesters against pursuing bold challenge to leadership - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • The Guardian - North Korea vows to press on with nuclear agenda as Russia denies trade violations
  • BBC News - North Korea: South seizes second ship in oil supply row
  • Deutsche Welle - Nuclear reactor to shut down amid Germany's atomic phase-out
  • Daily Mail - French nukes explode into bitter protests - Australian Associated Press
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Spent nuclear fuel storage - Damien Murphy
  • Seeking Alpha - SCANA applies to withdraw VC Summer licenses - Carl Surran
  • The Australian - Cabinet papers: French nuclear tests energised Pacific nation protests - Troy Bramston
  • Crux - Pope circulates Nagasaki image under heading, 'The fruit of war' - John L. Allen Jr.
  • San Clemente Times - Recap: Activists Urge Public to Get Involved at Protest as Latest SONGS Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Draws Near - Eric Heinz
  • Tehran Times - IAEA reiterates Iran's compliance to JCPOA in 2017 review
  • TASS - Rosatom made power startup of third power unit of Tianwan NPP
  • InsideSources - Counterpoint: The Markets Should Determine Our Future Energy Sources - Megan Hansen
  • TEPCO - Receipt of Approval of Revision for Reactor Installation Permit for Kashiwazaki-Kariwa NPS Units 6/7 to comply with the New Regulatory Regulations
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (334th Release)
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • TEPCO - TEPCO TO HELP BHUTAN PREPARE NEW MASTER PLAN FOR ELECTRICITY DEVELOPMENT
  • TEPCO -
  • TEPCO - (Comments) Receipt of Approval of Revision for Reactor Installation Permit for Kashiwazaki-Kariwa NPS Units 6/7 to comply with the New Regulatory Regulations
  • TEPCO - TEPCO Launches Second Edition of Free Electrons Global Startup Acceleration Program
  • JAIF - Kashiwazaki Kariwa 6 & 7 Clear Safety Examinations, First BWRs
  • Japan Times - China proposes talks aimed at easing Fukushima-linked food import ban -
  • Press TV - Washington's hand involved in Iran protests: Analyst
  • Orange County Register - Protesters hit the San Clemente streets to voice opposition for nuclear waste burial at San Onofre - Laylan Connelly

    Saturday, December 30, 2017

  • Brinkwire - A blow-by-blow of Trump's battles with scientists in 2017
  • Wall Street Journal - Sole U.S. Producer of a Vital Rocket Propellant Meets Competition - Andy Pasztor
  • Arab Daily News - St. Stephen and Israel's Nuclear Whistleblower Mordechai Vanunu - Eileen Fleming
  • Albuquerque Journal - Appeals court says hearing was required for LANL permit - Mark Oswald
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - New Mexico Court Of Appeals Upholds Need For Public Hearing For LANL Discharge Permit - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Idaho Press-Tribune - Idaho lost two outstanding public servants in 2017 - Jim Jones
  • Seattle Times - Contamination continues to keep Hanford demolition work on hold - Hal Bernton
  • KING5 Seattle - More radioactively contaminated vehicles found at Hanford - Associated Press
  • Hood River News - 'Hanford: Our River Runs Through It' Jan. 10
  • AP News - Bad to worse: How diplomatic hopes with North Korea plunged - Matthew Pennington
  • AP News - New economic protests in Tehran challenge Iran's government - AMIR VAHDAT and JON GAMBRELL
  • AP News - Michigan scrambles to address chemical contaminants in water - David Eggert
  • Reuters - Street protests hit Iran for third straight day as pro-government rallies held - Dubai Newsroom
  • CNN - North Korea says it's not backing down on nuclear development in 2018 - Ralph Ellis and Mayra Cuevas
  • Xinhua - DPRK vows never to change policy of bolstering nuclear, missile capabilities
  • Platts - Limerick-1 nuclear unit in Pennsylvania coasts to refueling outage - Michael McAuliffe
  • Pakistan Observer - Economics of nuclear power - Qurat Hashmi
  • Washington Examiner - Coal to the rescue as record cold grips the East - John Siciliano
  • Financial Post - Regulator scales back Ontario Power Generation rate-hike request over 'excessive' costs - Geoff Zochodne
  • Tampa Tribune - For Tampa Electric, the costly sanction could be yet to come - Kathleen McGrory, Neil Bedi
  • Florida Times-Union - Scrapyard or museum? After 10 years, still no firm plans for former Mayport carrier USS JFK - Joe Daraskevich
  • Brinkwire - What About Florida? Energy Efficiency, Solar Energy, & Regulatory Backwardness In The Sunshine State (Part 5): Utility Planning Amid Falling Electric Demand
  • The Mirror UK - Fears of children who have to check radiation levels outside before they can go and play - Alan Selby
  • Aiken Standard - Small businesses see gains as overhaul of SRNS supply chain approach brings efficiencies - Newsquest Oxfordshire & Wiltshire Herald Series
  • Newsquest Oxfordshire & Wiltshire Herald Series - 'Pioneering' Rutherford Appleton Laboratory marks 60 years of world-changing research in Oxfordshire countryside - Tom Williams
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Volunteers with chainsaws and lassos rescue herd of elk that fell through the ice on Wyoming reservoir - Christine Peterson
  • NHK World - Over 2,000 quakes felt across Japan in 2017
  • Japan Times - Best-selling Kojien dictionary expands nuclear terms in once-a-decade update
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba unveils N-reactor probe for Fukushima cleanup mission
  • Fin24 - 2017 WRAP: Tears, tirades in Parliament in Eskom's annus horribilis - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea says there will be no change to its nuclear policy in 2018 - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - US seeks to create chaos in Iran: Analyst
  • FAIR.org - NYT Trumpwashes 70 Years of US Crimes - Adam Johnson -
  • FAIR.org - Best of CounterSpin 2017

    Friday, December 29, 2017

  • KPBS - Rep. Peters On Tax Reform, Yucca Mountain, Healthcare For Veterans - Brooke Ruth, Maureen Cavanaugh
  • NRC:IG - Summary Report of FISMA Evaluations Conducted in Fiscal Year 2017
  • NRC:IG - Audit of NRC's Security Oversight of Research and Test Reactors
  • NRC:IG - Evaluation of NRC's Shared "S" Drive
  • Idaho Statesman - Triathlons just the tip of the iceberg for this Eagle boy born without limbs - Dana Oland
  • Elko Daily Free Press - President signs 15 of Sen. Heller's bills into law
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Court orders public hearing on LANL wastewater permit - Rebecca Moss
  • Tri-City Herald - Number of radioactively contaminated cars, trucks at Hanford keeps rising - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - New Hanford contract to care for 6,000 workers valued at $17.1M a year - Annette Cary
  • The Olympian - More radioactively contaminated vehicles found at Hanford - Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - What Tillerson Won't Admit: The U.S. Has No Leverage - Noah Feldman
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Lawmakers Failed to Hold Zuma to Account, Court Says - Michael Cohen
  • Bloomberg - How a Melting Arctic Changes Everything--Part III: The Economic Arctic - Eric Roston, Blacki Migliozzi
  • Reuters - South Korea finalizes energy plan to boost renewable power generation - Jane Chung
  • UPI - Arctic development left Russian environment damaged - Daniel J. Graeber
  • DOE:EM - Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management 2017 Year in Review
  • NPR - President Trump's Biggest Foreign Policy Headache For 2018 - Elise Hu
  • Trend News Agency - Uzbekistan, Russia agree on co-op in nuclear energy sector - Nigar Guliyeva
  • WABE Atlanta - 17 for '17: The Future Of Nuclear Power In Georgia - Molly Samuel • Dec 28, 2017
  • The State, SC - With $400 million at stake, can SCE&G, Santee Cooper agree on fate of VC Summer site? - Avery G. Wilks
  • Augusta Chronicle - SCE&G seeks to withdraw operating license for failed Summer reactors - Tom Corwin
  • London Times - UK rejected Irish minister's nuclear power complaints - Seán McCárthaigh
  • Financial Times - EBRD drew up debt-for-nuclear swap plan as Soviet Union fell - Jim Pickard and Gavin Jackson in Kew, west London
  • The Independent - European officials drew up plan to wipe off Soviet Union debt in return for nuclear disarmament, records reveal - Lizzie Dearden
  • The State, SC - Santee Cooper chairman quits, ending nuclear showdown with Gov. McMaster - Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper chairman resigns after fighting Gov. Henry McMaster for his job - Thad Moore and Jamie Lovegrove
  • The State, SC - Santee Cooper still has a chance to cut the cost of failed nuclear project - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Radio New Zealand - French Polynesia nuclear test veterans oppose new study
  • The Scotsman - Thatcher demanded nuclear plans after 'shambles' Chernobyl response - Paris Gourtsoyannis
  • The Independent - British government's shambolic response to Chernobyl disaster detailed in newly released documents - Samuel Osborne
  • World Nuclear News - Russia to build fast reactor fuel plant in 2018
  • World Nuclear News - China begins building pilot fast reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Auditor finds deficiencies in Kudankulam 1 and 2 project
  • World Nuclear News - SCE&G applies to withdraw Summer licences
  • Toronto Star - Ontario's long-awaited new nuclear emergency plan falls short, Greenpeace says - Rob Ferguson
  • Atomic Heritage Foundation - Hear first-hand accounts of the Manhattan Project
  • Radio Free Asia - North Korean Nuclear Scientist Commits Suicide on Forced Return From China
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Zaporizhia NPP puts into trial operation complex for processing radioactive waste
  • Newsmax - Reports: US-Israel Sign Pact to Counter Iran - Todd Beamon
  • IAEA - IAEA Highlights and Achievements in 2017 – A Year in Review - Natalia Ivanova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Central Penn Business Journal - Guest view: Vermont plant offered as cautionary tale for TMI - Josh Unruh
  • CNBCAfrica.com - SA is not alone in its nuclear ambitions, Kenya has them too
  • Yonhap News - Top diplomats of S. Korea, U.S. reassure peaceful resolution of N. Korean nuke issue - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Nikkei Asian Review - French, Japanese concerns to buy Areva's reactor-building unit - Togo Shiraishi
  • New York Times - Would You Shoot Hoops at Fukushima? - Seth Berkman
  • FOX Business - E.ON Receives Arbitration Decision in Dispute With Electrabel - Sonia Amaral Rohter
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Letter: NorthStar's plans set dangerous precedent - Sally Shaw, Middletown Springs
  • Tampa Bay Times - Duke, Tampa Electric file to hike rates following Hurricane Irma - Malena Carollo
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - PNM challenges PRC decision on rate hike - Andrew Oxford
  • NWTRB - BOARD REPORT ON MANAGEMENT AND DISPOSAL OF U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY SPENT NUCLEAR FUEL 12/29/17
  • NWTRB - Management and Disposal of U.S. Department of Energy Spent Nuclear Fuel (December 2017)
  • NWTRB - Report to the U.S. Congress and the Secretary of Energy - Board Activities for the Period January 1, 2013 - December 31, 2015 (December 2016)
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 134km SE of Shizunai, Japan
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-28116 Citation: 82 FR 61757 PDF Pages 61757-61758
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfer Applications: Arkansas Nuclear One, Units 1 and 2; Grand Gulf Nuclear Station, Unit 1; River Bend Station, Unit 1; and Waterford Steam Electric Station, Unit 3 FR Document: 2017-28165 Citation: 82 FR 61800 PDF Pages 61800-61803
  • New York Times - The Most Expensive Mile of Subway Track on Earth - Brian M. Rosenthal

    Thursday, December 28, 2017

  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-12, Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC, Costs Claimed under Department of Energy Contract No. DE-AC52-07NA27344 for Fiscal Year 2015
  • CounterPunch - The War on Iraq's Children - Cesar Chelala
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Year In Review For 2017 - Carol A. Clark
  • Tri-City Herald - More radioactively contaminated cars, trucks found at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Icy day forecast. Most Hanford workers told to stay home - Annette Cary
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - MSA recognized for significant cost savings at Hanford
  • Bloomberg - Gulf Arab Energy Producers Issue Record Debt for Expansion - Mohammed Sergie
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Allies Try to Curb Police as Corruption Probes Wrap Up - David Wainer
  • The Guardian - Fears of another Fukushima as Tepco plans to restart world's biggest nuclear plant - Justin McCurry in Kashiwazaki
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tokyo could cut 1.2 billion yen in grants to Niigata for idle reactors
  • Arctic.ru - Arseny Mitko: About 18,000 radioactive items are located on the seabed of the northwestern Arctic
  • The State, SC - Where do we get our energy now that the reactors are a bust? - Gresham Barrett
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russia tested most deadly nuke-missile - Thomas Nilsen
  • The Guardian - After 40 years of studying the strong nuclear force, a revelation - Jon Butterworth
  • Midweek Herald, Devon - Chard engineering students visit nuclear power plant
  • World Nuclear News - Further delay to completion of Rokkasho facilities
  • World Nuclear News - Russian law increases Rosatom's political authority
  • World Nuclear News - Device set to see inside unit 2 containment vessel
  • Calvert Recorder - Nuclear plant is equipped for historic flooding events - Tamara Ward
  • Independent Barents Observer - World's largest nuclear submarine breaks the ice - Thomas Nilsen
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Editorial: Feds, Cuomo need to stand by Indian Point communities
  • Gulf Digital News - Emirati Nuclear Fuel Energy Pioneers celebrate graduation
  • Vestnik Kavkaza - Does Armenia give up on its nuclear power plant?
  • BelTA - Contract on Russian fuel for Belarusian nuclear power plant signed
  • Business Standard India - Generation of nuclear power
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Regulatory Commission approves changes to Fort Calhoun nuclear plant's emergency preparedness plan - Kevin Randolph
  • Western Gazette - Hinkley Point in 2018 - Five reasons why people in Somerset are worried about the nuclear power station - Michael Taylor
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Tough road for 30-year plan to decommission Monju - Chikako Nakata and Yusuke Tomiyama
  • New Indian Express - CAG finds chaotic financial management in Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project
  • Deccan Chronicle - 'Cost escalation not due to stir'--CAG report on KKNPP
  • United News of India - CAG indicts NPCIL for 'deficiencies in execution' of Kudankulam nuke project
  • Business Standard India - CAG raps money erosion in commissioning and operation of Kudankulam plant - Gireesh Babu
  • EnergyInfraPost India - NPCIL Spent Rs 706 Crore More On KNPP Component, CAG Finds
  • Financial Express - Kudankulam project: CAG picks holes in execution
  • The Hindu - Kudankulam: CAG faults NPCIL for plant delays, cost overruns
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Pilgrim Nuke Plant Facing Four Additional Safety Violations
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Vermont Yankee receives stay for cybersecurity - Mike Faher
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Key Senate Panel Opposed to US Leaving Iran Deal
  • Mainichi Daily - Editorial: Preparations, more research needed for possible massive quake off Hokkaido
  • Washington Examiner - Nuclear energy wants a spot in Trump's infrastructure bill - John Siciliano
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G asks feds to withdraw license for unfinished nuclear reactors - John McDermott
  • Luxora Leader - State's point man on Yucca Mountain calls new bill 'Screw Nevada 2'
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Cabinet approves Energoatom's financial plan for 2018 with UAH 328 mln in net profit
  • Tri-City Herald - Benton commission meets to discuss Hanford cop contract - Wendy Culverwell
  • Jiji Press - Japan Eyes Ceiling for Radiation Exposure from Tainted Soil Disposal
  • Fin24 CapeTown - 2017 WRAP: Tears, tirades in Parliament in Eskom's annus horribilis - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Yonhap News - U.S., Russian foreign ministers agree on diplomatic solution to N.K. issue - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on NuScale FR Document: 2017-28041 Citation: 82 FR 61592 PDF Pages 61592-61593

    Wednesday, December 27, 2017

  • Nuclear Watch of New Mexico - New Mexico Environment Department Surrendered to DOE Extortion
  • Nuclear Watch of New Mexico - Los Alamos Hires New Contractor - Starts Cleanup On the Cheap
  • PIRG - Nuclear Waste Transportation Accidents in the U.S.
  • Brinkwire - The Berlin International Uranium Film Festival & The Perils of Nuclear Power
  • RT - All aboard the Trump train? Israel wants Jerusalem station named after US leader
  • Healio - First thyroid data: Age-, sex-dependent differences for cysts, nodules in Fukushima children - Hiroki Shimura, MD, PhD, Fukushima Medical University
  • Los Alamos Monitor - N.M. delegation pushes for 'modular system' - Tris DeRoma
  • Oak Ridge Today - Nuclear engineering science lab program at ORNL accepting applications for spring, summer 2018 - Amanda Freuler
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Startup Just Saved New York From a Surge in Power Prices - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Tillerson, Lavrov agree to continue North Korea diplomacy -U.S. State Dept - David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - North Korean defectors may have been exposed to radiation, says South - Yuna Park
  • Reuters - New York removes misleading nuclear fallout shelter signs - Jonathan Allen
  • The Guardian - Letter: Military secrets of our nuclear power plants Military secrets of our nuclear power plants - Dr David Lowry, Senior research fellow, Institute for Resource and Security Studies
  • Japan Times - Japan's nuclear exports carry risks and rewards - Tom Corben
  • Popular Science - This is how a molten salt nuclear reactor works - Ellen Airhart
  • EurekAlert - New model considers an extra factor to improve our prediction of nuclear fission - Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • Houston Chronicle - Coal and nuclear seeking second helping of subsidies - Chris Tomlinson
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and Brazil extend cooperation in nuclear medicine
  • World Nuclear News - Binding agreements signed for sale of New NP
  • World Nuclear News - Kashiwazaki-Kariwa units pass safety inspections
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Florida's nuclear lessons
  • Cherry Hill Courier Post - COMMENTARY: Nuclear subsidies are Christie's last robbery - Jeff Tittel
  • Japan Times - Two Niigata nuclear reactors run by Tepco clear new safety standards, a first for the company since the Fukushima crisis
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO reactors in Niigata OK'd, but restarts may still take years
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO president gave order not to call 2011 crisis a 'meltdown' - Kohei Kano
  • Kyodo News - Tepco nuclear reactors pass safety review, 1st after Fukushima
  • NHK World - 2 TEPCO reactors green-lit for restart
  • NHK World - Protesters rally against TEPCO approval
  • NHK World - ICAN requesting meeting with Abe
  • Governing.com - South Carolina Spent $9 Billion on Nuclear Reactors That Will Never Run. Now What? - Alan Greenblatt
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Toshiba hit with class action over scrapped US nuclear project
  • NHK World - Toshiba sued over electricity costs
  • Energy Collective - Vogtle 3 & 4 Nuclear Reactors Are a "Go" for Completion - Dan Yurman
  • The State, SC - Letter: We should be celebrating failed nuclear reactorsWe should be celebrating failed nuclear reactors - Joanne Williams, Columbia
  • Egypt Today - EXCLUSIVE: Details of 4 Dabaa Nuclear Power Plants contracts - Mona Madkour
  • Western Gazette - Radioactive components from the Second World War have been found on this site in Somerset - James Somper
  • Daily Energy Insider - Cook Nuclear Plant Unit 2 begins operation under new 20-year license - Kevin Randolph
  • CBS News - Granddaughter of chemist who ushered in atomic era talks nuclear conflict
  • Zambia Daily Mail - 300 Chongwe residents challenge nuclear energy investors - Priscilla Chipulu
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Big month on tap in Vermont Yankee case - Mike Faher
  • Greenfield Recorder, MA - Public hearing on Vt. Yankee transfer Jan. 4
  • Energy Sector India - Nuclear Power: Year End Review 2017
  • TASS - Russia to build 3 next generation nuclear-powered icebreakers by 2025
  • Sputnik News - Beijing Plans Floating Nuclear Power Plant in Disputed South China Sea
  • Augusta Chronicle - Massive concrete pour part of Vogtle construction work last week - Tom Corwin
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Readers Write: Lack of Vogtle accountability shameful, Suzanne Smitherman, Atlanta; Maybe state should purchase Georgia Power , Bill Fleming, Atlanta
  • Gainesville Times - Tom Crawford: 'You can't fix stupid' over PSC's Vogtle decision - Tom Crawford, editor of The Georgia Report
  • Energy Collective - Vogtle Continuation Decision Tells Me America Still Produces Leaders That Can Make Complicated, Long-Term Decisions - Rod Adams
  • Daily Trust Nigeria - Nuclear technology will bring infrastructural dev't in Nigeria – Russian envoy - Abdullateef Salau
  • Greenville News, SC - Toxic, radioactive garbage lingers in WWII-era dump at former Donaldson Air Force Base - Anna B. Mitchell
  • IAEA - Supporting Safety in the Caribbean: IAEA Helps Member States Establish Regulatory Infrastructures - K. Glenn, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • POWERmag - Plagued by Faulty Materials, Industry Upheaval, Finnish EPR Nuclear Unit Steers Toward Completion - Sonal Patel
  • Baltic Course - Lithuanian law-enforcement end probe of activities of Ignalina's executives
  • Arka News Agency, Armenia - Rusatom Service delivers second block transformer for Armenian NPP
  • Belarus Digest - Environmental protection in Belarus: are the rankings misleading? - Alesia Rudnik
  • Singapore Straits Times - Beijing moving ahead steadily with S. China Sea construction
  • Mainichi Daily - Fukushima Pref. residents bid farewell to symbol of recovery, a single standing pine
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 4km SW of Ichihara, Japan
  • IAEA - Strengthening South-South Cooperation between Indonesia and African Countries - S. Abdulrazak, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Modernizing Quality Control of Diagnostic Radiology in Latin America and the Caribbean - A. Ghione, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Turning 60, but Young at Heart, IAEA Library Offers 1.3 Million Resources - Sabina Ticevic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Bojan Cirkovic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • World Nuclear News - Milestone for new LEU research reactor fuel
  • Mainichi Daily - Tepco nuclear reactors pass safety review, 1st after Fukushima crisis
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO N-Reactors Pass NRA Screenings
  • Yonhap News - Some N.K. defectors from areas near nuke test site show signs of radiation exposure - sooyeon@yna.co.kr

    Tuesday, December 26, 2017

  • Huffington Post - Future of Nuclear Energy - Peter Diamandis
  • Albuquerque Journal - NM senators, rep push back at LANL skeptics - Mark Oswald
  • Tri-City Herald - PNNL's holiday gifts include science and technology for the nation - Steven Ashby
  • Tri-City Herald - LIGO discovery making waves among neutron star gazers - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Kennewick mayor, Hanford contractor hit with $8.1M verdict. Now they want a retrial - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Israelis Don't Care How the UN Votes. Here's Why - Daniel Gordis
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Allies Try to Curb Police as Corruption Probes Wrap Up - David Wainer
  • Reuters - Russia establishing permanent presence at its Syrian bases: RIA - Polina Ivanova
  • Chicago Sun Times - Letter: Nuclear plant safety is Exelon's top priorityNuclear plant safety is Exelon's top priority - Bryan Hanson, chief nuclear officer, Exelon Generation, Warrenville
  • Asbury Park Press - EDITORIAL: Slow down on flawed nuclear subsidy plan
  • North Jersey News - Editorial: Too fast, too flawed on nuclear subsidies
  • Pine Bluff Commercial, AR - Funds sought for cleanup at UA nuclear reactor test site - Associated Press
  • RT - Russia begins development of Syrian bases to host nuclear warships & warplanes
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Beacon Journal/Ohio.com editorial board: Next New Jersey. Why not save nuclear in Ohio?
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan nuclear watchdog reviews quake-resistance evaluation method
  • Al Jazeera - South Korea: Concerns raised over safety of nuclear plants
  • BusinessKorea - Time for Clarification--Korean Gov't Refuted Report on Compensation for Delay of Nuclear Power Plant Construction in UAE - Jung Suk-yee
  • Mainichi Daily - 2 residents file request for temporary injunction against Oi nuke plant restart
  • BelTA - Belarus ready to export nuclear power plant electricity to Poland, Ukraine
  • Mainichi Daily - 5 more minors in Fukushima Pref. at time of nuclear accident diagnosed with thyroid cancer
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Speeding up joint projects crucial for TEPCO's plan to rebuild itself
  • Japan Today - Radiation cleanup work begins in Fukushima nuclear plant town
  • NHK World - Decontamination work begins in no-entry zone
  • Yonhap News - Oil trade between N. Korea, China under review at UNSC committee: ministry - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Joongang Daily - Be prepared
  • North Jersey News - Opinion: New Jersey's clean energy answer is blowin' in offshore wind - Joseph L. Fiordaliso
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea likely to explore possibility of talks with U.S. in 2018: ministry - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Xinhua - Russia test-fires Topol strategic missile
  • Grand Canyon News - Court sides with Havasupai--Grand Canyon uranium mining ban upheld - Erin Ford
  • China News Service - CNNC breaks foreign monopoly in containers for spent nuclear fuel - New York Patch
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Indian Point Ends 2-Week Shutdown--It was taken offline due to leakage - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution blog - Why a vote on $800M tax credit for Plant Vogtle could come in January - Greg Bluestein
  • DOL:OWCP:DEEOIC - Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) Conduent's Public-Facing Web Address is Changing on 12/31/2017 - Owcp.Dol.Acs-Inc.Com To Owcpmed.Dol.Gov
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 96km E of Namie, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 101km ESE of Katsuura, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - France has its reason to support Trump against Iran - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Repugnant practices by Republic Services - Dr. Stuart Slavin
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada FR Document: 2017-27754 Citation: 82 FR 60973 PDF Pages 60973-60974
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2017-27755 Citation: 82 FR 60974 PDF Pages 60974-60975
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth FR Document: 2017-27756 Citation: 82 FR 60974 PDF Page 60974
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station FR Document: 2017-27682 Citation: 82 FR 61040 PDF Pages 61040-61043
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Criteria for Accident Monitoring Instrumentation for Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2017-27661 Citation: 82 FR 61043 PDF Pages 61043-61044
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-27844 Citation: 82 FR 61039 PDF Pages 61039-61040

    Monday, December 25, 2017

  • Tahlequah Daily Press, Eastern Oklahoma - Sequoyah Fuels legal battle is decades old - Sean Rowley
  • AP News - N. Korea says it's a 'pipe dream' that it will give up nukes
  • Bloomberg - Tighter North Korea Fuel Limits Seen Unlikely to Hurt Regime - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Aiken Standard - S.C. attorney general's plutonium removal win came with losses, too - Colin Demarest
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Oi reactors scrapped as nuke power losing cost advantage
  • POWERnews - Two More Japan Nuclear Units Will be Decommissioned - Darrell Proctor
  • NorthJersey.com - Letter: Christmas sell-out of ratepayers with nuclear subsidies - Jeff Tittel, Trenton, director of the New Jersey Sierra Club
  • Global Times - CNNC breaks foreign monopoly in containers for spent nuclear fuel
  • Mainichi Daily - CDP clarifies goal of eliminating nuclear power in policy draft
  • Kyodo News - Radiation cleanup work begins in Fukushima nuclear plant town
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Changing perceptions on nuclear energy - Andrey Shevlyakov
  • China Daily - World demands DPRK denuclearization - Zhao Huanxin
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) Uncertainties shroud prospect of dialogue with N. Korea in 2018 - Song Sang-ho
  • ETEnergyworld - Sustainable energy balance needed to meet rising global demand, say experts
  • IPS - US Faces Collective Defiance at UN Over Jerusalem - Thalif Deen
  • CNIC - CNIC Statement on the court ruling suspending operation of Ikata Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) Unit 3
  • JAIF - 16 Teams Compete in Second Hairo Sozo Robot Contest in Naraha Town
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • TEPCO - TEPCO to help Bhutan prepare New Master Plan for Electricity Development
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • Japan Times - Town of Futaba kicks off radiation cleanup with eye on 2022 revival
  • Japan Times - GHQ photographer's color shots offer rare insights on postwar Japan
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Work begins in Fukushima reconstruction base district
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Students depict in manga form the moment A-bombs dropped - Togo Kadowaki
  • Mainichi Daily - CDP clarifies goal of eliminating nuclear power in policy draft
  • Mainichi Daily - Editorial: New UN sanctions resolution a strong warning to N. Korea -
  • Mainichi Daily - Novel adaptation of animated film on Hiroshima bombing published in China
  • Nippon Communications Foundation - Kansai Electric to Scrap Aging Oi Reactors

    Sunday, December 24, 2017

  • Bonner County Daily Bee, ID - Smelter needs to Meet Higher LAER Standards - Steve Lockwood, Sandpoint, Idaho
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL contract raises questions about BWXT - Rebecca Moss
  • Global Research - Aftermath of the US-NATO War on Yugoslavia. The Unspoken Impacts of Radioactive Depleted Uranium Ammunition - Dr. Rudolf Hänsel
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Nebel: LANL Bidders Please Respond To Questions - Richard Nebel
  • Bloomberg - Thousands of Israelis Take to the Streets Against Corruption - Michael Arnold
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Rejects New Sanctions, Vows to Avenge Sympathizers - Kanga Kong and Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - South Africa's Ruling ANC to Ask Zuma to Step Down: City Press - Arabile Gumede
  • Reuters - North Korea says new U.N. sanctions an act of war - Ben Blanchard, Hyonhee Shin
  • Wall Street Journal - Russian Nuclear Plant Stokes Europe's Fears of a Power Play - Julian E. Barnes and Emre Peker
  • Aiken Standard - Reactor fallout in Georgia
  • PR Newswire - Major concrete placement completed for Vogtle Unit 4 - Georgia Power
  • Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - Funds sought for cleanup at UA nuclear reactor test site - Jaime Adame
  • Japan Times - Fukushima farmers looking for authoritative ways to shed nuclear stigma - Fukushima Minpo
  • Aiken Standard - SRS: Department of Energy documents further detail proposed nuclear import project - Colin Demarest
  • Focus Taiwan - Plans for renovating 4th nuclear plant underway
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Nuclear Sirens Maintenance Agreement Reached - John Divinski
  • South Jersey Times - PSEG's political muscle is going to cost you money | Moran - Tom Moran
  • Tri-City Herald - Tri-Cities get their geek on with science tourism initiative - Wendy Culverwell
  • Deutsche Welle - NATO chief warns of Russian submarine capability
  • Washington Post -
  • Washington Post - Trump administration renews mining leases near Minnesota wilderness, reversing Obama - Juliet Eilperin
  • Yonhap News - North Korea rejects U.N. sanctions
  • House Energy and Commerce Committee - Letter to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt Regarding Selection of Sites for Cleanup under Superfund Program
  • FAIR.org - 'Whataboutism' Runs Amok as Jake Tapper Rattles Off Trump Talking Points - Adam Johnson
  • FAIR.org - 'When Was the US Ever an Honest Broker?'--CounterSpin interview with Phyllis Bennis on Jerusalem move - Janine Jackson

    Saturday, December 23, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Congress facing host of issues when lawmakers return in January - Gary Martin
  • Common Dreams - We Are Failing a Generation of Iraqi Children - César Chelala
  • alhayat.com - google translate:{Death rays--Uranium in Iraq is a candidate for more complexity over time, not the other way around!} - google translation
  • Prescott eNews - Sherrie Hanna Explores a 2020 Run for Board of Supervisors Featured - Tricia Lewis
  • Spokesman-Review - No nuclear contamination found at homes of Hanford workers - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Senators want answers on Hanford radioactive contamination spread - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Sanctions Tightened by UN Following Missile Test - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - The U.S. Just Had a Very Good Week at the UN - Eli Lake
  • Reuters - U.N. Security Council imposes new sanctions on North Korea over missile test - Rodrigo Campos, Hyonhee Shin
  • New Europe - Kazatomprom to begin supplying uranium to Iran after P5+1 permission - Kulpash Konyrova
  • POWERnews - Bangladesh Turns to Nuclear Power - Faisal Mahmud
  • Sudan Tribune - Russia to build nuclear power plant in Sudan
  • London Times - Has nuclear been stuffed by Hinkley turkey? - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japanese nuclear fuel reprocessing plant delayed yet again
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Retiring SCANA CEO Kevin Marsh severs his last tie to the utility owner - John McDermott
  • Daily Mail - America's own-goal nuclear holocaust - Cheyenne MacDonald
  • Daily Mail - For ailing US nuclear industry, new plants a shot in the arm - AFP
  • Esquire - Here's What the U.S. Government Wanted to Feed Us During the Nuclear Apocalypse - Sarah Rense
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - S. Arabia Eyes US Nuclear Energy Talks in Weeks
  • Yonhap News - Chronology of events leading to adoption of UNSC resolution on N. Korea
  • Reuters - EDF completes 75.5 percent acquisition of Areva NP: statement - John Irish
  • Platts - Entergy's Grand Gulf-1 continues slow power ascent to fix technical issue - Jim Ostroff
  • TASS - Russia not to participate in "arms race" escalation with US - senator
  • Asahi Shimbun - Toshiba unveils device for Fukushima nuclear reactor probe
  • Herald Palladium - Cook Unit 2 to begin a new 20-year license period
  • PennEnergy - Regulators won't dismiss move against South Carolina utility - Associated Press
  • Daily Sabah - Akkuyu nuclear plant gets TL 76B in incentives - Sunday Times, London
  • London Times - Green power has the wind in its sails - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • New London Day - Hydro firm says regulators inflate potential costs of Millstone closure - Benjamin Kail
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Senate confirms Trump nominees to TVA board - Andy Sher
  • Trend News Agency - Iran finds solution to facilitate foreign trade - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Japan Times - Toshiba unveils telescoping device for probing No. 2 reactor at stricken Fukushima plant
  • Jiji Press - Japan Successfully Launches Climate Change Observation Satellite
  • POGO - Puerto Rico's Hurricane Plan Shrouded in Secrecy - Amelia Strauss
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Business reality trumps politics with Oi reactor decommissioning
  • Concerned Citizens for Nuclear Safety - Report from December 9th Summit to Halt High-Level Radioactive Waste Dumping in New Mexico and west Texas
  • FabiusMaximus.com - End of a dream as the nuclear power industry dies - Larry Kummer

    Friday, December 22, 2017

  • SUN News - OSHA's Plans to Modify Beryllium Standards
  • Albuquerque Journal - State wants to preserve tax revenue from LANL - Mark Oswald
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL exec, three others join TVA board - Jim Gaines
  • Business Wire - BWXT Joint Venture Awarded $1.39 Billion Environmental Management Contract - BWX Technologies, Inc.
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Pongratz: A Bit Of Nit Picking - Morris Pongratz, Former Los Alamos County Councilor
  • Albuquerque Journal - Clearing space clutter - David Palmer
  • Seattle Times - Work halted at Hanford after radiation is found to have spread - Hal Bernton
  • KREM Spokane-Coeur d'Alene - Homes of 7 Hanford workers being inspected for radiation - Associated Press
  • Spokane Public Radio - Circle Of Radioactive Waste Spread Keeps Growing At Hanford - Anna King
  • NW News Network - Circle Of Radioactive Waste Spread Keeps Growing At Hanford - Anna King
  • Tri-City Herald - Home checks for radioactivity finished. 240 Hanford workers also want body checks - Annette Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Homes of 7 Hanford workers being inspected for radiation
  • KUOW Seattle - What we know about the escaped radioactive contamination at Hanford - Marcie Sillman & Amina Al-Sadi
  • Spokane Public Radio - Spokane Representative Works to Get Health Care for Local Marshallese Community - Doug Nadvornick
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Letter: Boeing retiree: Preserve SSFL as open space - James Cusack, Simi Valley
  • AP News - Japan Cabinet OKs record $46 bln defense budget - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - Louisiana, Sinking Fast, Prepares to Empty Out Its Coastal Plain - Christopher Flavelle
  • Bloomberg - Congress Averts a Shutdown But Now Faces a Messy 2018 Start - Erik Wasson
  • Bloomberg - China to Back Fresh UN Sanctions on North Korea Fuel - Kambiz Foroohar and David Tweed
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Navy's New Sub Risks Blowing Past $128 Billion, GAO Says - Anthony Capaccio
  • Bloomberg - Can America's Power Grid Survive an Electromagnetic Attack? - Naureen S Malik
  • Bloomberg - Japan Approves Record Defense Budget as North Korea Looms - Isabel Reynolds
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Kansai Electric to scrap two reactors in latest blow for Japan's nuclear sector - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - GAO says tech in Navy's Columbia class subs needs more testing - Sanjana Shivdas
  • Reuters - U.N. Security Council to vote Friday on new North Korea sanctions - Michelle Nichols
  • Newsweek - North Korea Expected to Test a Missile Loaded with a Live Nuclear Weapon in 2018 - Christina Zhao
  • Wall Street Journal - North Korea Pledges to Rival U.S. Nuclear Arsenal - Andrew Jeong
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Energy Gets An Early Christmas Present In Georgia - James Conca
  • Ars Technica - Georgia regulators say dramatically over-budget nuclear plant can move forward - Megan Geuss
  • FOX News - Georgia nuclear plant wins key approval, after decades-long industry freeze - Doug McKelway
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution blog - Plant Vogtle approval includes an election-year bonus for PSC incumbents - Jim Galloway
  • Newsweek - Saudi Arabia will Go Nuclear to Counter Iran Threat, Wants to Enrich Uranium - Callum Paton
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Saudi Arabia Threatens to Go Nuclear: If Iran Allowed to Enrich Uranium, So Should We
  • Quartz - US nuclear tests killed far more civilians than we knew - Tim Fernholz
  • New York Times - Georgia, Facing ‘Difficult Dilemma,’ Keeps Nuclear Project Alive - Brad Plumerdec
  • CBS News - $25 billion nuclear projects at Georgia's troubled Plant Vogtle to continue
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - U.S. nuclear plant goes forward as Westinghouse wades into the Middle East - Anya Litvak
  • Savannah Morning News - Plant Vogtle growth wins approval, penalties from Public Service Commission - Tom Corwin
  • Common Dreams - Betraying Ratepayers and Clean Energy Future, Georgia Panel Approves Vogtle Nuclear Reactors - Jessica Corbett
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: Georgia underdogs confront power, get smacked - Matt Kempner
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Georgia Power's Vogtle gets approval to continue with new conditions - Anastaciah Ondieki
  • WRDW-TV Augusta - Plant Vogtle Construction will continue; Ratepayers expected to pay more eventually - Kelly Wiley
  • Augusta Chronicle - OPINION: Two PSC commissioners explain their votes to continue construction on new Vogtle reactors - Chuck Eaton, Tim Echols
  • Buckhead Patch, GA - State Allows Georgia Power To Continue Nuclear Plant Expansion
  • Newser - Researcher: Radioactive Milk Killed Hordes of Americans - Kate Seamons
  • ABC News - Toshiba unveils device for Fukushima nuclear reactor probe - Mari Yamaguchi
  • World Nuclear News - British universities to set up nuclear robotics centre
  • World Nuclear News - Kansai opts to retire older Ohi units
  • World Nuclear News - New Jersey committees pass bill supporting nuclear
  • World Nuclear News - An environmentalist view of nuclear - Scott L. Montgomery
  • Japan Today - Kansai Electric to close 2 aging reactors at Oi nuclear plant
  • Japan Times - Kansai Electric decides to scrap two Oi reactors over safety concerns - Eric Johnston
  • NHK World - Kansai Electric scrapping 2 reactors
  • Xinhua - Kansai Electric decides to scrap 2 reactors in central Japan due to upgrading costs
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Kansai Electric set for unprecedented nuclear decommissioning
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa's radioactive nuclear fuel removal should be complete by 2019 after reaching halfway stage - Owen Hughes
  • Xinhua - DPRK top leader highlights nuke, missile programs
  • The State, SC - Santee Cooper has another week to accept nuclear licenses - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Waiting to scrap nuclear project could cost $400 million under federal tax bill, SCE&G says - Thad Moore
  • FITSNews.com, SC - SCANA Stock Bloodbath
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Reactor fallout in Georgia
  • Asahi Shimbun - Koizumi to introduce 'bill' to abandon nuclear energy - Shinichi Sekine
  • MyCentralJersey - Editorial: Too fast, too flawed on nuke subsidies
  • Xinhua - Ukraine to get loan from U.S. for nuclear waste storage facility
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Turkey offers investment incentive certificate worth $20 bln for Akkuyu nuclear plant
  • SOFREP - Not just nukes: North Korea may have one of the world's largest biological and chemical weapon stockpiles
  • Plymouth Herald - Improvement notices served on Devonport Dockyard after 'several' incidents at nuclear sub dock are lifted - ByGayle McDonald
  • Financial Times - ONR has produced a detailed assessment of new reactor's security - Suzanne Halliwell, Office for Nuclear Regulation
  • Reuters UK - Hungary's Paks nuclear plant receives 20-year lifetime extension
  • Reuters Africa - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages - PakTribune
  • Pakistan News Service - Pakistan is responsible nuclear state: NCA
  • Deccan Chronicle - Andhra Pradesh: Talks on for nuke power unit
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Ga. regulators carry Vogtle over finish line, for now - Kristi E. Swartz
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Subsidies bills steam ahead in N.J. - Saqib Rahim
  • Mainichi Daily - Kansai Electric decides to scrap 2 old nuclear reactors
  • Daily Energy Insider - NRC launches Special Inspection of Clinton nuclear plant following transformer failure - Kevin Randolph
  • Al-Masdar Al-'Arabi - US imposes new sanctions against Iran, threatens to scrap nuclear deal
  • BBC - Next phase of work Dounreay decommissioning planned
  • Mehr News - Iran's N-deal only about nuclear issue
  • Daily Energy Insider - Exelon Generation completes refueling of Illinois nuclear facilities - Kevin Randolph
  • Scout Warrior - China Is Gaining Control of the South China Sea - Zachary Keck
  • Kyiv Post - 5 events on Ukraine's road to energy independence - Bermet Talant
  • Trend News Agency - Kazatomprom set to expand sales geography, up production - Nigar Guliyeva
  • Sputnik News - J-20 Defendants Not-Guilty; Georgia's Nuclear Disaster - Eugene Puryear, Sean Blackmon
  • Athens Banner-Herald - Troubled $25 billion nuclear project gets OK to continue - Jonathan Landrum Jr.
  • Platts - Georgia Power to finish two nuclear units after PSC vote - William Freebairn
  • New London Day - AARP to Dominion: Open your Millstone books - Benjamin Kail
  • Xinhua - CGN to build 3 GW wind farm off southern China
  • Mainichi Daily - Logs of Nobel Prize-winning physicist Yukawa show clues on wartime nuke research
  • News & Star - £750m plant up and running at Sellafield
  • Mother Jones - Atomic Tests During the 1950s Probably Killed Half a Million Americans - Kevin Drumdec
  • Canwea.ca - New Lazard study: wind costs down, competitiveness up - Robert Hornung, President of the Canadian Wind Energy Association
  • Asbury Park Press - FIORDALISO: N.J.'s clean energy future blowin' in the wind - Joseph L. Fiordaliso
  • Daily Energy Insider - Ameren Missouri completes refueling, maintenance outage of Callaway Energy Center - Kevin Randolph
  • NHK World - Tool for Fukushima reactor vessel probe shown
  • BBC - Industrial action remains on cards at Dounreay
  • Public Citizen - 40 Senators Call for a Clean Budget, Oppose Secret Money Rider
  • Fin24 CapeTown - What does Ramaphosa's victory mean for SA economy? - Owen Skae, Rhodes University
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-27636 Citation: 82 FR 60723 PDF Page 60723
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Operating Reactor Licensees FR Document: 2017-27583 Citation: 82 FR 60773 PDF Pages 60773-60774
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Requests for Exemptions Regarding Emergency Planning Requirements: Omaha Public Power District; Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2017-27590 Citation: 82 FR 60770 PDF Pages 60770-60773
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health: Subcommittee on the Site Exposure Matrices FR Document: 2017-27394 Citation: 82 FR 60768 PDF Pages 60768-60769
  • Sudbury.com, Ontario - Nuclear has a future in Ontario: energy minister - Darren MacDonald
  • UPI - Analyst: Shuttered North Korea factories were not paying for nukes - Elizabeth Shim
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - DOE's website for all things about the Plutonium Finishing Plant - Rex Carlin

    Thursday, December 21, 2017

  • L'Est Républicain, France - Bure - Clis: Les déchets nucléaires, enjeu international -{Google Translate}
  • Los Angeles Times - Huntington Beach's Igarashi uses Slater board to beat Slater and finish third(#3): Uh-oh, San O - Joe Haakenson
  • World Nuclear News - Arsenic found to control uranium contamination
  • World Nuclear News - Georgia PSC approves Vogtle completion
  • World Nuclear News - Wylfa fuel removal reaches halfway point
  • World Nuclear News - Russia completes reactor assembly of Rostov 4
  • Washington Post - Trump administration targets certain words, and the bureaucracy pushes back - Juliet Eilperin and Lena H. Sun
  • Red Dirt Report, OK - Continuing EPA blunders highlight a culture of indifference, both under Democrats and Republicans
  • Crain's Chicago Business - In this power struggle, the whistleblowers always lose - Madison Hopkins and Brett Chase
  • Better Government Association - Nuclear Regulator Downplays Safety Warnings - Brett Chase and Madison Hopkins
  • Las Vegas Sun - State engineer: No new water wells in Pahrump area - Cy Ryan
  • Livermore Independent - Former LLNL Worker To Be Nominated To Senior Position in Washington
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Contract awarded to manage LANL contamination - Rebecca Moss
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL work merged in contract - Mark Oswald
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Heinrich, Udall, Luján: Plutonium pits report 'inherently flawed' - Rebecca Moss
  • KSAT San Antonio - Texas A&M joins bidding for Los Alamos lab contract
  • U.S. News & World Report - Homes of 7 Hanford Workers Being Inspected for Radiation - AP
  • OPB.org - Communications Breakdown Delayed Response After Contamination At Hanford - Anna King
  • Tri-City Herald - CH2M sold. New owner must resolve Hanford conflict of interest - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford worker homes being checked for radioactive contamination; 14 cars contaminated - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Update: Radioactive particles found on cars. Hanford workers may have driven 2 home - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Update: Another radioactive contamination spread at Hanford. Work halted at plant - Annette Cary
  • DigitalJournal - Perma-Fix Successfully Treats and Ships First Hanford Tank Low Level Waste for Off-Site Disposal
  • Bloomberg - America's Last Nuclear Project Gets Green Light From Georgia - Mark Chediak and Margaret Newkirk
  • Bloomberg - Wave of Energy Auctions to Trigger $8.2 Billion in Brazil Spending - Vanessa Dezem
  • Bloomberg - The Statistician Who Believed in Miracles--Thomas Bayes had the right idea: Even scientific laws can benefit from an update - Faye Flam
  • Bloomberg - In Trump's Middle East, Israel Is No Longer the Problem - Zev Chafets
  • Bloomberg - Why the North Korea Threat Isn't Pushing Japan to Go Nuclear - Isabel Reynolds and Emi Nobuhiro
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Georgia gives Southern Co go-ahead to finish nuclear power project - David Beasley
  • Reuters - Saudi Arabia should not forfeit 'sovereign' right to enrich uranium: senior prince - Rania El Gamal, Katie Paul
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts
  • Reuters - Russia spurns U.S. allegations it violates nuclear arms pact - Andrew Osborn
  • Reuters - N.J. committee sends nuclear subsidy bill to state legislature - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Saudi Arabia hopes to start nuclear pact talks with U.S. in weeks - minister - Rania El Gamal, Katie Paul
  • Reuters - Saudi Energy Minister Q&A with Reuters - Rania El Gamal and Katie Paul
  • WSB Atlanta - Commission votes to continue Plant Vogtle's nuclear reactor projects
  • Wall Street Journal - Georgia Officials Approve Funding for Troubled Nuclear Plant--Go-ahead for two reactors comes even though construction is more than $10 billion over budget - Russell Gold
  • Washington Post - The Latest: After PSC vote, electric rates to rise in 2021 - Associated Press
  • ABC News - First 2 nuclear reactors in US since 1978 approved to continue - Jonathan Landrum Jr., Associated Press
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution blog - Today's Vogtle vote could ripple through next year's Georgia elections - Greg Bluestein
  • The Guardian - Nuclear and renewables provide record share of UK electricity, ONS says - Adam Vaughan
  • Asia-Pacific Diplomat - Japan's Nuclear Exports: Risky Business - Tom Corben
  • Science Trends - Nuclear Energy Pros and Cons: The True Advantage Of Nuclear Power - Juan Ramos
  • NW News Network - Communications Breakdown Delayed Response After Contamination At Hanford - Anna King
  • OilPrice - Saudi Arabia Expects To Finalize First Nuclear Reactor Contracts In 2018 - Zainab Calcuttawala
  • Phys.org - Study finds new way to clean up radioactive sites, protect radiotherapy patients, astronauts - Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
  • The Namibian - New uranium deposit discovered - Sakeus Iikela
  • The State, SC - SC attorney general claims victory in removing plutonium from Palmetto State - Noah Feit and Sammy Fretwell
  • WRDW-TV Augusta - AG Wilson announces SC wins battle over plutonium
  • Press of Atlantic City - Nuclear power subsidy bills move in state Legislature - Michelle Brunetti
  • RTO Insider - NJ Nuclear Subsidy Bill Moves Swiftly out of Committee - Rory D. Sweeney
  • MyCentralJersey - Editorial: Too fast, too flawed on nuke subsidies
  • WebWire - PSEG's Rushed, Multi-billion Customer-Funded Bailout Benefits No One but PSEG - EDF statement from Mary Barber, Director, New Jersey Clean Energy
  • NJ TV - Bill granting subsidies to PSEG Nuclear up for debate in Trenton - Brenda Flanagan
  • North Jersey News - Legislative committees back PSEG rate hike to aid nuclear power - James Nash
  • NJ Spotlight - PSEG Closing in on What it Wants: Panels Approve Nuclear Subsidy Bill - Tom Johnson
  • New Jersey On-Line - N.J. lawmakers back rate hike for you to rescue PSEG nuclear plants - Samantha Marcus
  • North Jersey News - Opinion: New Jersey should reject PSEG's corporate bailout - Fred Krupp
  • New York Observer - Lame Duck Nuclear Subsidy Bill Clears Senate, Assembly Committees - Christian Hetrick
  • NJ Spotlight - MURPHY MURKY ON PLAN TO SUBSIDIZE PSEG NUCLEAR PLANTS - Tom Johnson
  • Government of Ontario News - Bulletin: Strengthening Ontario's Nuclear Preparedness
  • Globalnews.ca - Port Hope low-level radioactive waste remediation to begin next year
  • The State, SC - Ratepayers win victory in fight to recover money from failed SCE&G nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charlotte Business Journal - S.C. regulators will consider cutting SCANA utility rates over failed nuclear plant - John Downey
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina utility regulators refuse to throw out case against SCE&G - Andrew Brown and Thad Moore
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - Public service commission considering lowering taxpayer energy rates - Sharonne Hayes
  • Newsworld Korea - KEPCO Outbids China to be Preferred Bidder for U.K. Nuclear Power Project
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point: the 'dreadful deal' behind the world's most expensive power plant - Foundation for Independent Journalism Wire
  • India Wire - Kenya's Push for Nuclear Power Rests on False or Fanciful Premises - Brendon J. Cannon
  • Livermore Independent - Letter: Nuclear Safety BoardNuclear Safety Board - Elizabeth Forrest, Tracy
  • World Nuclear News - Wylfa fuel removal reaches halfway point
  • Dunfermline Press - Rosyth wins new £95 million nuclear waste contract
  • Energy Live News - Sellafield clean-up completes first stage - Jonny Bairstow
  • West Australian - Nuclear plan ill-conceived: Greens WA - Robert Dougherty
  • Hong Kong Free Press - Security chief says Daya Bay nuclear plant is safe as authorities practice emergency evacuation - Ellie Ng
  • Times Picayune - Flawed circuitry caused fire, power outage at Waterford 3, NRC reports - Littice Bacon-Blood
  • EurekAlert - How did the Fukushima nuclear power plant accident impact thyroid cancer risk? - Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News
  • Business Insider - San Francisco's abandoned nuclear test site reveals the dark aftermath of war – take a look inside - Melia Robinson
  • Philippine Star - Nagasaki: A picture of resilience - Patricia Lourdes Viray
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Letter: Safe, clean, and reliable--What's your Diablo backup plan if renewable energy can't fit our energy needs?Safe, clean, and reliable--What's your Diablo backup plan if renewable energy can't fit our energy needs? - Ellie Ripley
  • Pacific Northwest Inlander, Spokane, WA - Many Marshall Islanders living here still can't get care to deal with U.S. nuclear fallout - Samantha Wohlfeil
  • Hartford Courant - Advocates Use Millstone's Profitability To Question Push For New Markets - Stephen Singer
  • Asahi Shimbun - Papers show ministry played down Chernobyl nuclear disaster
  • SOFREP - A recipe for disaster: Could North Korea be the site of the next Chernobyl? SOFREP Original Content - Alex Hollings
  • Pakistan Nation - NCA concerned over nuclearisation of Indian Ocean
  • Ukrinform News - Ukraine to buy less nuclear fuel from Russia
  • WCIV ABC News 4, Charleston SC - State regulators deny SCE&G request to drop complaints calling for nuclear project refunds - The Associated Press
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Energoatom could do without fuel from Russia if required
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Energoatom agrees with OPIC and CSSPT on $250 mln loan for construction of spent fuel storage facility
  • Globe Newswire - Oakville, Ontario: Terrestrial Energy Adds Leading Utility Executives to Its Board of Directors
  • New York Magazine - Wall Street Journal Killed Editorial on Trump's Mob Ties - Jonathan Chait
  • Southeast Energy News - Congress moves to aid Georgia's nuclear plant, project's fate decided today - Brye Steeves
  • Financial Times - Letter: Anglesey residents should demand more information than ONR has providedAnglesey residents should demand more information than ONR has provided - Dr David Lowry, Senior Research Fellow, Institute for Resource and Security Studies, Cambridge, MA, US
  • POWERmag - NARUC Calls on FERC to Prioritize PURPA Reform - Abby Harvey
  • POWERmag - New Jersey Nuclear Subsidy Bill Barrels Out of Committee, Heads for Legislature Vote - Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - State PSC Puts Vogtle Future in Georgia Power's Hands - Darrell Proctor
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Letter makes false claims about Mothers for PeaceLetter makes false claims about Mothers for Peace - Jane Swanson, Spokesperson, San Luis Obispo Mothers for Peace
  • Pacific Northwest Inlander - The Trump administration leads an unprecedented rollback of protected national monuments - Mary Lou Reed
  • NHK World - Ikata reactor operator objects to court injunction
  • GAO - COLUMBIA CLASS SUBMARINE: Immature Technologies Present Risks to Achieving Cost Schedule and Performance Goals, GAO-18-158
  • 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
  • Japan Times - Kansai Electric to decommission Nos. 1 and 2 reactors at Oi plant in Fukui Prefecture - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Protect all precious life on our planet - Hiroshi Noro, Hadano, Kanagawa Prefecture
  • Jiji Press - Japan Post Tests Delivery Robot in Fukushima
  • Jiji Press - 3 Kobe Steel Execs Aware of Data Falsification
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant's power bridge ready by late 2018
  • BelTA - Belarus exploring Slovakia's experience in nuclear safety monitoring
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's nuclear envoy leaves for Japan for talks on N.K. nukes - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Alternative Disposal Requests; Revision FR Document: 2017-27523 Citation: 82 FR 60632 PDF Page 60632
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Licensing Support Network Advisory Review Panel FR Document: 2017-27505 Citation: 82 FR 60634 PDF Pages 60634-60636
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Preparing to License Accident Tolerant Fuel FR Document: 2017-27516 Citation: 82 FR 60633 PDF Pages 60633-60634

    Wednesday, December 20, 2017

  • CNN News18 India - Counter Nuclear Smuggling Teams, Schemes To Check Radioactive Material Contraband: Govt - Debayan Roy
  • Barnstable Patriot - DECONSTRUCTING PILGRIM: A dangerous pattern - Diane Turco
  • ABC News - Nuclear regulator downplays safety warnings - Brett Chase and Madison Hopkins, Better Government Association
  • Los Alamos Monitor - DOE awards 1.39 billion LANL cleanup contract - Tris DeRoma
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Trump administration instructed illegal withholding of national lab research funds, GAO finds - Brittany Crocker
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL coalition director to run for House seat - Mark Oswald
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Awards New Los Alamos Legacy Cleanup Contract To Newport News Nuclear BWXT–Los Alamos, LLC - DOE News
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Hailey releases power bills for energy study--Sun Valley Institute works with INL on 'critical loads' - Tony Evans
  • Tri-City Herald - Update: Radioactive particles found on cars. Hanford workers may have driven 2 home - Annette Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford: 8 vehicles contaminated with radioactivity, 2 driven home - Susannah Frame
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Radioactive contamination halts work at Hanford plant
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - NuScale files US' first SMR license application as suppliers await tender - Karen Thomas
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - German utility warns of 'short' decommissioning services market from 2020
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Areva eyes five-year decommissioning timelines under faster model
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Canada signs flurry of SMR contracts as innovation support widens
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - GE Hitachi expands Exelon analytics learnings to US nuclear fleet - Karen Thomas
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Siemens eyes hundreds of 3D printed parts after world's first reactor install - Neil Ford
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Nuclear cost study captures global learnings as UK targets 30% cuts - Neil Ford
  • Bloomberg - Poland Ignores EU Sanction Risk by Signing Court Revamp Into Law - Marek Strzelecki and Ewa Krukowska
  • Bloomberg - Last Hope for U.S. Nuclear Revival Set to Win Go-Ahead - Mark Chediak
  • Reuters - Saudi Arabia to sign contracts for two nuclear reactors in 2018 -energy minister - Rania El Gamal and Katie Paul
  • Reuters - U.S. seeks more ways to step up North Korea sanctions
  • Reuters - S.Korea to increase solar power generation by five times by 2030 - Joyce Lee
  • Reuters - Japan's Kansai Electric used possibly falsified Mitsubishi Materials products at reactors - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Latest Houthi missile 'bears hallmarks' of Iran arms attacks: U.S. - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - EU executive moves to punish Poland over court reforms - Jan Strupczewski, Robin Emmott
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - NRC Approves Pilgrim's Request for Cybersecurity Extension
  • USNI News - Report to Congress on Russian Compliance with the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Injunction reflects hurdles nuclear power plants faceInjunction reflects hurdles nuclear power plants face
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan to export safer nuclear reactor to Poland
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan to export safer nuclear reactor to Poland--Public-private team seeks to overcome Fukushima taint
  • Mail & Guardian - Why Kenya's push for nuclear power rests on false or fanciful premises - Brendon J. Cannon
  • Business Wire - Exelon Generation's Illinois Nuclear Facilities Refueled and Ready to Power Seven Million Homes This Winter - Exelon Generation Communications
  • Southeast Community College News - Nuclear Energy Scholarship Program--What is the Nuclear Energy Scholarship Program?
  • Daily Mail Australia - Remote Hong Kong island holds nuclear emergency drills - AFP
  • Cornwall Live - This is why people in Cornwall heard the nuclear alarm sound at Royal Navy Devonport base in Plymouth - Olivier Vergnault
  • Maclean's Magazine, Canada - How Loyalist College is helping with a massive nuclear clean up - Robert Mackenzie
  • New York Magazine - South Korea Is Hoping to Avert Nuclear Catastrophe Until After the 2018 Olympics - Adam K. Raymond
  • FOX Business - New Jersey Considers Nuclear Subsidies to Forestall Plant Closures -- Update - Kate King
  • Economic Times - Need for reorganisation of NSG: US expert
  • Key West Citizen, FL - Customers picking up tab for nuke plant - Theresa Java
  • VietNamNet Bridge - With no national storehouse, storage of radioactive sources remains risky
  • Windsor Star, Ontario - Natyshak pushes for provincial support for Amherstburg's nuclear emergency preparedness - Julie Kotsis
  • Tehran Times - Iran boasts global support for nuclear deal
  • TASS - Moscow urges Tokyo to prevent discharge of Fukushima radioactive water
  • Japan Times - Japan downplayed Chernobyl concerns at G-7 for energy policy's sake: declassified documents
  • World Nuclear News - Russia completes reactor assembly of Rostov 4
  • World Nuclear News - Horizon CEO says Hinkley model is a one-off
  • Sudbury Star - Letter: Nuclear not best optionNuclear not best option - Philippe Dupuis, Sudbury
  • Bellona - The Nuclear Industry in Ukraine – An overview
  • E&E Daily - INFLUENCE: Southern Co., nuclear lobby pressed White House on PTC - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Energy Collective - Atomic Show #261: Three Advanced Nuclear Technology Developers - Rod Adams
  • BelTA - Plans to commission first unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant in 2019 reaffirmed
  • FOX News - Haley: New UN resolution punishing Iran could be in the works - Ben Evansky
  • Winnipeg Free Press - Pinawa eyes nuclear-powered future--Town in talks with small modular reactor industry to become demonstration site - Bill Redekop
  • CBS News - Nuclear Regulatory Commission downplays safety warnings, investigation finds - Associated Press
  • NRDC.org - NJ's Proposed Nuclear Bailout Explained: A Closer Look - Dale Bryk
  • NJ Spotlight - Nuclear Energy Is Worth Saving - Phil Beachem, president of the New Jersey Alliance for Action
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution blog - Isakson confident Congress will quickly approve Vogtle money - Tamar Hallerman
  • Palm Beach Post - Commentary: Markets should determine our future energy sources - Megan Hansen
  • IAEA - New IAEA Research Explores the Impact of Microplastics on Marine Organisms - Sarah Jones Couture, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Midwest Energy News - Grid reliability study undermines Perry's push for coal and nuclear plants - Dan Haugen
  • Vox Media - Rick Perry's fake grid crisis just got undermined by more grid experts - David Roberts
  • Plymouth Herald - Why did it take so long to reassure people over nuclear siren?--A meeting has been set up to review what happened - Lauren Haly
  • NRDC.org - Utilities Important Partners to Achieve Clean Energy Future - Sheryl Carter Ralph Cavanagh
  • New Kerala - Examine safety of two Kudankulam n-plants, shift out new units: Stalin
  • Prague Daily Monitor - CEZ obtains permission for 3rd and 4th blocks at Dukovany
  • Factcheck.org - The Whoppers of 2017 - Eugene Kiely, Lori Robertson, Robert Farley and D'Angelo Gore
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - It's surely possible to replace Indian Point power with clean, green energy: Valley View - Paul Gallay and Mike Dulong, Valley Views
  • DOE - Department of Energy Publishes Natural Gas Liquids Primer
  • NRC - NRC Launches Special Inspection at Clinton Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - Microplastics and the Ocean
  • IAEA - Representatives of Laboratories from 44 Countries Gather in Sweden to Improve Monitoring of Radioactivity in the Environment - Tanmay Misra, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • NHK World - 2 Ohi reactors to be decommissioned
  • NHK World - KEPCO reports on misrepresented products
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kansai Electric to decommission two 1-gigawatt reactors in Fukui
  • Japan Times - ICAN Nobel Peace Prize resonates in radiation-hit Marshall Islands - Ronron Calunsod
  • Mainichi Daily - Editorial: Swelling purchases of US weapons at asking prices raises questions
  • Yonhap News - N.K. rejects claim it is developing biological weapons - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - World must stop US from undermining JCPOA
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Registration Certificate—In Vitro Testing With Byproduct Material Under General License FR Document: 2017-27407 Citation: 82 FR 60422 PDF Pages 60422-60423
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Approval of Official Foreign Travel FR Document: 2017-27383 Citation: 82 FR 60423 PDF Pages 60423-60424
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfers: AREVA, Inc.; Richland, WA FR Document: 2017-27436 Citation: 82 FR 60420 PDF Pages 60420-60422
  • Healio.com, Thorofare, NJ - First thyroid data: Age-, sex-dependent differences for cysts, nodules in Fukushima children
  • Kyodo News - Japan downplayed Chernobyl concerns at G-7 for energy policy's sake
  • Joongang Daily - Gov't to boost renewable energy
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Member of San Onofre nuclear plant's Community Engagement Panel replaced - Rob Nikolewski
  • Aiken Standard - Report shows widespread environmental impact from Vogtle, SRS - Thomas Gardiner
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Draft Request for Proposal and Announces Pre-Solicitation Conference for Hanford Occupational Medical Services Contract

    Tuesday, December 19, 2017

  • Global Research - Trump, North Korea, Iran. Some Facts and "The Instinct to Attack." - Felicity Arbuthnot
  • Global Research - The War on Yugoslavia, Kosovo "Self-Determination" and EU-NATO Support of KLA Terrorists--Dietmar Hartwig's warning letters to Angela Merkel - Živadin Jovanovic
  • Los Angeles Daily News - Some Valley community groups want limited clean-up of toxic Santa Susana Field lab. Here's why - Susan Abram
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Texas A&M submits LANL bid--There are now three known bidders for operating contract - Tris DeRoma
  • Tri-City Herald - Update: Another radioactive contamination spread at Hanford. Work halted at plant - Annette Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford employees told to stay inside as more contamination found - Susannah Frame
  • NW News Network - Low-Level Contamination Escapes Demolition Site At Hanford - Anna King
  • Vancouver Columbian - Demolition halted at Hanford plant following radioactive spread - Associated Press
  • Reuters - U.S. bars drones over nuclear sites for security reasons - David Shepardson
  • Bloomberg - Japan Approves Deployment of New Land-Based Missile Shield - Isabel Reynolds
  • Bloomberg - French Tycoon Bets Global Warming Will Spur Nuclear Comeback - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - Obama's Alternative Facts on the Iran Nuclear Deal - Eli Lake
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says 'Unrivaled Power' Is Key to U.S. Defense Strategy - Toluse Olorunnipa and Jennifer Jacobs
  • Bloomberg - How Scandal-Hit Japan Inc. Turned to Data-Faking: QuickTake Q&A - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - France, U.S. 'determined' to up pressure on Iran over ballistic weapons - John Irish
  • Reuters - Trump: U.S. has 'no choice' but to deal with North Korea arms challenge - James Oliphant
  • Reuters - Iran says Trump cannot cause collapse of nuclear deal: TV - Parisa Hafezi
  • Newsweek - North Korea Executes Official in Charge of Nuclear Test Site: Report - Sofia Lotto Persio
  • OZY, Mountain View, CA - The Central Asian Country Powering the World's Nuclear Needs - Dan Peleschuk
  • Financial Times - Britain's next nuclear plant eyes new funding models - Andrew Ward -[text]
  • Bellona - Floating nuclear plant's rectors to fire up in Murmansk - Charles Digges
  • Wall Street Journal - After Airport Blackout, Georgia Utility Faces Key Nuclear Plant Vote - Russell Gold -[text]
  • CNN - Radium Girls: The dark times of luminous watches - Jacopo Prisco, CNN
  • FOX Business - New Jersey Considers Nuclear Subsidies to Forestall Plant Closures - Kate King
  • New Jersey On-Line - A $300 million money grab that must be stopped | Moran - Tom Moran
  • RTO Insider - Nuke Bailout Bill Introduced in NJ Senate - Rory D. Sweeney
  • NJ Spotlight - On Closer Look, PSEG Nuclear Subsidy Bill Outrages Opponents - Tom Johnson
  • NJ Spotlight - OpEd: A Better Way to Help the Nukes - Bob Narus
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Georgia Nuclear Plant In Serious Trouble - Is a #NukeGate headed to the Peach State?
  • Japan Today - Japanese power companies face surging nuclear fuel recycling costs
  • Utility Dive - Millstone nuclear plant is profitable, new Connecticut draft report says - Peter Maloney
  • IAEA - Sweet Success with Nuclear: Malaysian Farmers to Grow Natural Sugar Substitute - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Cumbria Mail - VIDEO: World's oldest nuclear store at Sellafield ready to be unlocked
  • London Times - Sellafield deal gives Babcock a rosy glow - Robert Lea
  • Yorkshire Post - Redhall's Jordan manufacturing secures nuclear contract - Greg Wright
  • NL Times - Old nuclear power plants could cost Netherlands €400 million in coming years - Janene Pieters
  • Al-Arabiya - ANALYSIS: Iran violates UN resolutions under shadow of nuclear deal - Hamid Bahrami, former political prisoner from Iran
  • New York Times - Trump's National Security Strategy Is a Farce - Roger Cohen
  • Tasnim News Agency - Only IAEA in Charge of Verifying Iran's Compliance with JCPOA: Salehi
  • Tasnim News Agency - No Decline in Iran's Nuclear Capability Post-JCPOA: Senior MP
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran's Enemies Waging Economic War on Iran: Shamkhani
  • Vestnik Kavkaza - White House: Tehran may resume work on nuclear weapons
  • Sputnik News - Clean Job: Finland Mulls 'Local' Nuclear Reactors for the Sake of Nature
  • Augusta Chronicle - Editorial: A nuclear 'kick in the gut'--State, federal officials must do all they can to save Vogtle project
  • Atlanta Progressive News - Ratepayers, Experts Urge PSC to Cancel Vogtle Nuclear Reactors 3 and 4 (UPDATE 1)
  • International Business Times UK - Saudi Arabia begins hunt for uranium - but deny it wants to build a nuclear bomb - Jordan Bhatt
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-11, NNSA's Oversight of the Consolidated Nuclear Security, LLC, Cost Savings Program at the Y-12 National Security Complex and the Pantex Plant
  • Teesside Gazette - Inside the silent underground world of Teesside - once earmarked for nuclear waste - ByMieka Smiles
  • World Nuclear News - Brexit talks can now turn to trade, says government official
  • World Nuclear News - Hot functional tests begin at Finnish EPR
  • Cherry Hill Courier Post - Letter: Sierra Club stance on nuke plants is disingenuous - Brian Gutherman, Shamong
  • ScienceNordic - How the US built a mysterious military camp under the Greenland ice sheet - Kristian Hvidtfelt Nielsen, Centre for Science Studies, Aarhus University, Denmark., Henry Nielsen, Centre for Science Studies, Aarhus University, Denmark
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper gets a potential buyer from South Carolina - Andy Shain
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Emails shine light on Vogtle cost negotiations - Kristi E. Swartz
  • BBC - HR McMaster weighs in on North Korea nuclear threat - Halda Yakim
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Feds probe Scana in V.C. Summer failure
  • Sputnik News - S Korea Holds Nuclear Disaster Drills as Japan Restarts NPP Reactors – Reports
  • Egypt Independent - Intensive meetings to be held with Russia over Dabaa designs: minister - Al-Masry Al-Youm
  • New London Day - DEEP, PURA to hold Millstone public hearing in Waterford Tuesday - Benjamin Kail
  • Yonhap News - Washington 'consistently' seeks peaceful solution to N.K. nukes: Seoul envoy to U.S. - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Florence Morning News, SC - Letter: The tritium water from Fukushima should be releasedThe tritium water from Fukushima should be released - Lawrence D. Weber, Quinby
  • The Trentonian, Trenton, NJ - Guest Oped: NJ Sierra Club Director: Nuclear Subsidies: Christie's Last Robbery of NJ - Jeff Tittel, Director of the New Jersey Sierra Club
  • DutchNews - Updating and cleaning up Dutch nuclear industry could cost state €400m
  • The Economist - China pushes towns to brand themselves, then regrets it
  • MENAFN - Why Kenya's push for nuclear power rests on false or fanciful premises
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - GAIN vouchers to be awarded
  • E&E Daily - TAX POLICY: Ryan promises to address key nuclear credit - Kristi Swartz and Geof Koss
  • DOE - Program teams to partner with system operators to validate new solar forecasting technologies
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 68km WNW of Zhamog, China
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 52km SE of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • NHK World - Panel: Huge quake off Hokkaido may be imminent
  • Japan Times - Government report warns of 'impending' mega-quake and tsunami off Hokkaido
  • Jiji Press - Giant Quake May Occur along Kuril Trench: Japan Govt Report
  • BelTA - Malkina on Lithuania's complaints about BelNPP: Belarus' project compliant with all requirements
  • Yonhap News - Possession of nukes wouldn't change anything to help N. Korea: Gallucci - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - N.K. snubs Tillerson's offer for talks without preconditions - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - US will fail in attempts to kill Iran deal
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Proposed Rule Reporting Requirements for the TSCA Mercury Inventory: Mercury FR Document: 2017-27217 Citation: 82 FR 60168 PDF Page 60168
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Confirmatory Orders: Global Nuclear Fuels—Americas, LLC FR Document: 2017-27294 Citation: 82 FR 60219 PDF Pages 60219-60223
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-27087 Citation: 82 FR 60223 PDF Pages 60223-60236 (14 pages) Permalink

    Monday, December 18, 2017

  • Washington Post - CDC gets list of forbidden words: Fetus, transgender, diversity - Lena H. Sun and Juliet Eilperin
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Texas A&M Representatives Meet With Local Leaders On LANL Managing and Operating Contract - Maire O'Neill
  • International Business Times UK - New details on declassified tapes of nuclear tests show why they should 'never be used in war' - Immanuel Jotham
  • Tri-City Herald - Solution developed for Hanford vit plant could help nuclear industry - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Egypt Plans Power Link to Saudis in $1.6 Billion Project - Ahmed Feteha and Salma El Wardany
  • Reuters - Nuclear, renewables to help French CO2 reduction goals, Macron says - Michel Rose
  • Reuters - Iran airs 'confessions' of researcher facing death for spying - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Russia's Lavrov and Iran's Zarif discuss nuclear issue by phone: Russia - Andrey Ostroukh
  • Daily Telegraph - Babcock lands 10-year deal to build nuclear equipment for Sellafield - Alan Tovey
  • Scottish Courier - Major nuclear contract for Rosyth dockyard - Graham Huband
  • Korea Times - Former nuclear negotiator stresses talks with N. Korea - Choi Ha-young
  • Washington Examiner - The fate of America's only nuclear plant under construction will be decided Thursday - Josh Siegel
  • Newsmax - Georgia Commission to Decide Fate of Only Nuclear Plant Under Construction in US - Joe Crowe
  • Daily Energy Insider - NEI president testifies in favor of Vogtle project - Kevin Randolph
  • LobeLog - Saudi Plans to Develop Nuclear Power - Peter Jenkins
  • Lexology - The Congress does not reinstate U.S. sanctions against Iran in reply to President Trump's decision to decertify the JCPOA - August & Debouzy
  • OilPrice - Nuclear Power's Resurgence In The Middle East - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • RT - Saudi Arabia begins uranium exploration to develop nuclear energy
  • RT - Kingdom of fear: Saudi Arabia on lockdown
  • Slovak Spectator - No new nuclear power plant planned
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Funds sought for cleanup at UA nuclear reactor test site built in late 1960s - Jaime Adame
  • Al Bawaba - Why Saudi Arabia Wants to Bank on Nuclear Power
  • Global Research - Further Problems with the European Pressurised Nuclear Reactor
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea will 'tirelessly' seek diplomatic solution to N.K. nuke issue: top diplomat - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Sputnik News - Moscow Calls on US to Withdraw Nukes From European Territory
  • Daily Energy Insider - NRC members outline limitations in shaping nuclear market solutions before Senate panel - Aaron Martin
  • Eurasia Review - Economics Of Nuclear Power – OpEd - Qura tul ain Hafeez*
  • Southeast Energy News - Fate of only U.S. nuclear plant under construction to be decided Thursday - Brye Steeves
  • UPI - North Korea's nuke program advanced more aggressively under Kim Jong Un - Jennie Oh
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: N.J. considers new plan to save reactors - Saqib Rahim
  • Asia-Pacific Diplomat - How the US Department of Energy Shapes North Korea Policy - Austin Bodetti
  • Times of Israel - Iran demands right to examine missile parts exhibited by US diplomat - AP and TOI staff
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Calls on US to Hand in Missile Parts Displayed by Haley - Ahlul Bayt News Agency
  • AhlulBayt News Agency - Iran to file complaint at UN over US missile claim, ask for missile pieces for inspection
  • Slovak Spectator - Mochovce completion follows schedule
  • TASS - Russian, Iranian top diplomats discuss nuclear deal, Middle East
  • Daily News Egypt - Egypt, Rosatom sign $21.3bn contract to establish Dabaa nuclear reactors: Shaker - Mohamed Farag
  • Kallanish Energy - NERC says natgas, renewables can sub for nukes, coal
  • Japan Times - Leak of heavy water at Japanese research reactor delayed cancer therapy study: NRA
  • NK News - Mission accomplished: is North Korea now open for talks? - Andrei Lankov
  • Saudi Gazette - Rosatom holds educational lectures at King Saud University
  • Mehr News - Germany rejects claims on Iran's bid to buy nuke tech
  • Charleston Post and Courier - The past week in the Charleston economy
  • Baltic Course - Belarus' NPP stress tests fail to answer Lithuania's key questions
  • BT Group - UK fracking could be limited by lack of special waste facilities, research says
  • The Hankyoreh - Editorial: Incoherent US message to North Korea chipping away at country's credibilityIncoherent US message to North Korea chipping away at country's credibility
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Thriving Nuclear Industry Driving Economic Growth - Matt Hermiz Southwestern Ontario
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - New Bradwell B site moves step closer as groundwork application approved - Joshua Searle
  • Augusta Chronicle - Old Oysters Put to New Use at SRS for cleanup innovation
  • Trend News Agency - Azerbaijan reveals amount of funds needed for construction of research reactor
  • Yonhap News - Congressional report identifies issues for possible U.S.-N.K. talks - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Trend News Agency - Iran market sees inflow of foreign investment after JCPOA signing
  • NBC News - Turkey complains to Justice Department over Iran sanctions case - Tracy Connor
  • World Nuclear News - Terrafame to conduct experimental uranium extraction
  • World Nuclear News - Dominion Energy's Millstone plant 'profitable to 2035'
  • Platts - France on track for record-low nuclear in 2017 as reactor returns slow - Andreas Franke
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - FT Roundup: State Agency Head Retires In Wake of Nuclear Shutdown - David Travis Bland
  • CleanTechnica - Another Grid Reliability Study Could Support Energy Sec'y Perry On Coal, Nuclear Closures - Tina Casey
  • E&E Daily - GRAND CANYON: Dems press Trump admin to keep uranium mining ban - Dylan Brown
  • All Things Nuclear - China in Focus #20: A Chinese Communist Christmas - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - NRC Publishes Draft Environmental Assessment of Proposed Crow Butte Expansion
  • IAEA - IAEA Conference Identifies Challenges in Radiation Protection in Medicine - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Japan Times - Top court dismisses Nagasaki hibakusha-recognition suit
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Top court rejects all but 1 for hibakusha status
  • Mainichi Daily - Top court dismisses A-bomb victim recognition suit
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan gov't to draw up 6-level cyberattack severity criteria
  • Jiji Press - Top Court Nixes Plea for Hibakusha Status, except One
  • Bellona - Bellona gets green light for projects to electrify construction machinery - Bellona Europa
  • New York Times - The Amargosa River Defies the Desert - Jim Robbins
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 52km SE of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 11km ESE of Jianyi, China

    Sunday, December 17, 2017

  • Guam Daily Post - Bordallo clarifies claims on Ritidian refuge
  • Public Opinion - Chambersburg, PA: Here's how Letterkenny will safely destroy thousands of rocket motors - Jim Hook
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Americans to Trump: We will not stand by as you bulldoze the EPA
  • Sunday Times, London - South Africa: the family with the state in its pocket - Ivan Fallon
  • Idaho State Journal - Developing an abundant Idaho resource: geothermal energy - Raul Labrador
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Hanford work delayed over safety concerns - The Associated Press
  • AP News - N. Korea unmoved as world unites against its nuke ambitions - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - Five Charts on How 2018 Will Make or Break OPEC - Julian Lee
  • Reuters - Iran tells France's Macron not to 'blindly follow' Trump - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts
  • Reuters - U.S. renewable energy industry relieved as Republicans keep tax credits - Valerie Volcovici
  • +972 Magazine - Bibi says Iran will soon have 100 nuclear bombs. Well, where are they? - Shemuel Meir
  • New York Times - Rocket Men: The Team Building North Korea's Nuclear Missile - Choe Sang-Hun, Motoko Rich, Natalie Reneau and Audrey Carlsen
  • The State - Feds, state cast wide net in investigation of failed nuclear project - Avery G. Wilks and Sammy Fretwell
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Editorial: Knocking at the nuclear door - NJ.com
  • South Jersey Times - PSEG chairman: Electricity bill hike is real, if N.J.'s nuclear power shuts down | Opinion - Ralph Izzo
  • Daily Nation - Kenyans should embrace nuclear for peaceful purposes as a strategy - Karanja Kabage
  • Hong Kong Free Press - A local newspaper's full-page feature on nuclear radiation survival stirs panic in China - Oiwan Lam
  • Japan Times - Japan's MOX program faces tough questions as recycling costs balloon for spent atomic fuel
  • Manila Bulletin - DOE starts crafting PH nuclear power plans - Myrna M. Velasco
  • SF BayView - Soaring thyroid cancer rates north of NYC may be caused by Indian Point nuke plant emissions - Radiation and Public Health Project
  • Mother Jones - Trump's Message to Tribes: Let Them Eat Yellowcake - Jacqueline Keeler
  • National Interest - Expert: EMP Weapons Are a "Loony Idea" - Dave Majumdar
  • Egypt Independent - Dabaa nuclear plant will be world's safest: Ros Atom vice president - Taha Saker
  • New Arab - Saudi Arabia one step closer to gaining US nuclear technology - Gainesville Times
  • Gainesville Times - Editorial: Time to flip the 'off' switch for Plant Vogtle--PSC should deny Ga. Power's request to pass more of project's costs on to customers
  • Augusta Chronicle - Jobs would vanish almost immediately if Vogtle expansion canceled - Damon Cline
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Utilize Monju decommissioning to store up expertise for future projects
  • Baltic Times - Belarus' N-plant stress tests fail to answer Lithuania's key questions - watchdog
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - US Congress Inaction Indicates JCPOA's Solidity
  • Huffington Post - A Fully United Europe Claims the High Ground in Relations with Iran - Massoud Khodabandeh
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Iran: Any Attempt to Block Plane Sales Violates JCPOA
  • Tasnim News Agency - Airbus Ready to Finance Plane Purchases: Iranian Official
  • Tasnim News Agency - IRGC Spokesman Hits Back at US Envoy Haley's Claim on Yemeni Missile
  • Radio Farda - Former President's Body Was Contaminated With Radioactivity: Daughter
  • New London Day - Restrictions to Millstone financial data challenged - Benjamin Kail
  • Canada Free Press - Solar's Dirty Secret - Jack Dini
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Bankruptcy claim - George Reinhart, Cat Tail Pond. Johns Island
  • New York Times - Tax Bill Largely Preserves Incentives for Wind and Solar Power - Brad Plumer
  • Sudbury Star, Ontario - Letter: Sudbury letter: Solar, wind power expensive options - Thomas Price, Whitefish
  • Asahi Shimbun - Students hone robot skills to decommission Fukushima plant - Teru Okumura
  • Press of Atlantic City, NJ - Letter(#2): Don't provide subsidies to S.J. nuclear plants - Sue R. Kelly, North Wildwood
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Would a rate cut bankrupt SCE&G? Analysts say it's not that simple - Thad Moore
  • Aiken Standard - SCANA should take steps to protect ratepayers
  • Japan Times - Japan's MOX program faces tough questions as recycling costs balloon for spent atomic fuel
  • Asbury Park Press - TAURO: Shameful lame-duck shenanigans in Trenton - Janet Tauro
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers tackle the worst of the worst demolition. Success declared - Annette Cary
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Witness democracy in action - Written by Sue Prent & Ben Shulman-Reed, Edited by Maggie Gundersen
  • Beyond Nuclear - Grass gets even longer around UK's planned nuclear site in Cumbria
  • Atomic Insights - NERC 10-year grid reliability report contains nuanced warnings that many fail to understand - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Why are many nuclear advocates turning against large scale wind and solar energy? - Rod Adams
  • Kyodo News - Japan power companies face surging nuclear fuel recycling costs
  • POGO - As Clock Ticks Down on Warrantless-Surveillance Authority, Congress Races to the Bottom - Jake Laperruque
  • POGO - Biotech Exec Hosted by Trump Butters Up FDA Chief - David Hilzenrath
  • POGO - Revealing the Lost World of Government Reports - Peter Tyler
  • FAIR.org - NYT Failed to Note Op-Ed Authors' Funder Has $2 Billion Motive for Attacking Argentina - Eli Clifton/Lobelog
  • FAIR.org - J20 Judge: Informing Public May Be Criminal Conspiracy - Jim Naureckas
  • FAIR.org - Phyllis Bennis on Jerusalem Move, Jeff Cohen on 'All Governments Lie'
  • FAIR.org - Net Neutrality Repeal Is Only Part of Trump's Surrender to Corporate Media - Reed Richardson
  • FAIR.org - NYT Prints Government-Funded Propaganda About Government-Funded Propaganda - Adam Johnson
  • FAIR.org - Russia or Corporate Tax Cuts: Which Would Comcast Rather MSNBC Cover? - Eoin Higgins
  • FAIR.org - WaPo Nostalgic for Good Old Days of Trump Campaign Tax Lies - Dean Baker
  • Petra News Agency - International Advisory Group recommends use of large nuclear reactors
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Recharging Tepco is an uphill battle for ex-Hitachi head - Kentaro Ogura

    Saturday, December 16, 2017

  • Pacific Daily News - Bordallo responds in detail to Prutehi Litekyan group's October letter - Kasmira Engichy
  • Seattle Times - Whistleblowers worry about fate of spy agency ombudsman - Deb Riechmann, Associated Press
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Air counted as waste? WIPP to adjust tracking of emplacement volumes - Adrian C Hedden
  • Sputnik News - Mushroom Clouds of Doom: New US Cold War Nuclear Test Footage Released (VIDEO)
  • Architect Magazine - COMPETITIONS: A Monument for Containing–and Protecting Against–Nuclear Waste - Katharine Keane
  • Tri-City Herald - Bechtel leader says farewell to the Tri-Cities - Peggy McCullough
  • Southwest Colorado Journal - A poisonous past: At Monticello Mill, the story of uranium's deadly legacy - Andrew Gulliford
  • AP News - N. Korea unmoved as world unites against its nuke ambitions - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - New Jersey Weighs $320 Million-a-Year Lifeline for Nuclear Power - Stephen Cunningham
  • Bloomberg - Boeing Sales to Iran at Risk as Trump Revisits 2015 Nuclear Deal - Jennifer Jacobs
  • Bloomberg - Ethics Panel Opens Probe of Nevada Democrat Facing Misconduct Claims - The Associated Press (Kevin Freking)
  • Bloomberg - Clean Energy's $12 Billion Financing Tool Spared in Tax Deal - Ari Natter and Chris Martin
  • Bloomberg - China Seeks Financial Cooperation With U.K.
  • Reuters - Trump officials brief Hill staff on Saudi reactors, enrichment a worry - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - N.J. nuclear power subsidy bill could cost $320 million per year - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Conn. Millstone nuclear plant seen profitable for years -report - Scott DiSavino
  • Aiken Standard - Oyster shells put to use at SRS for cleanup innovation
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Report: Plant Vogtle may not be able to count on tax credits - Dave Williams
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - GOP tax bill offers no help to Georgia nuclear project - Tamar Hallerman
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Vogtle saga puts Georgia Power's clout in spotlight - Alan Judd
  • Business Insider - Newly declassified videos of Cold War atomic blasts reveal the terrifying power of nuclear weapons - Dave Mosher
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Judge tells Gov. Henry McMaster not to fire Santee Cooper's board chairman – for now - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina utility watchdog Dukes Scott to retire after failed V.C. Summer project - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Force a nuclear reckoning
  • Globe and Mail - The internet has made nuclear war thinkable – again - Rafal Rohozinski
  • Japan Times - 20 years on, the Kyoto Protocol initiated awareness - Eric Johnston
  • KCWY News 13, Mills, WY - Mine Workers Health Options
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Three Mile Island installs safety measure in case of tornado debris - Ad Crable
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Manhattan Project Unsung Hero: Mathematician Ulam - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Modern Diplomacy - Economics of Nuclear Power - Qura Tul Ain Hafeez
  • Newburyport Daily News - Judge asked to reconsider dismissal of lawsuit - Richard K. Lodge
  • Petra News Agency - International Advisory Group recommends use of large nuclear reactors
  • RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - The Russian Villagers Living In The Shadow Of A Nuclear Tragedy - Tony Wesolowsky
  • SecurityInfoWatch - Nuclear Power Plants Turn Up the Security Heat - John Distelzweig
  • Seeking Alpha - Bloomberg: Vogtle nuclear project faces tax reform setback - Carl Surran
  • Seeking Alpha - U.K. regulators OK Hitachi-GE nuclear reactor design - Carl Surran
  • Smithsonianmag - How the First Man-Made Nuclear Reactor Reshaped Science and Society - Ryan P. Smith
  • The State - State agency chief retires after SC's nuclear fiasco - Avery G. Wilks
  • UNIAN - Klimkin: Russian occupation of Ukraine expands geographical area of nuke deployment
  • Virginian-Pilot - Utility costs could rise under nuclear rescue bill - Michael Catalini
  • WACH Columbia, SC - South Carolina utility overseer Dukes Scott to retire
  • WWAY News3, Wilmington, NC - NRC: Radioactive Scrap Metal Nearly Dumped at Local Recycling Facility
  • Xinhua News - No military solution to Korean Peninsula nuclear crisis: Swedish FM
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 6km NNE of Miyako, Japan - 39.688°N 141.984°E
  • CNIC - CNIC Statement on the court ruling suspending operation of Ikata Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) Unit 3
  • CNIC - Court recognizes liability of the government and TEPCO in the Nariwai (livelihoods) Trial - Masako Sawai, CNIC
  • CNIC - Nuke Info Tokyo No. 181 (November/December 2017)
  • CNIC - Can TEPCO's Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Units 6 and 7 be Restarted? - Yukio Yamaguchi, CNIC Co-Director
  • CNIC - Reference Material: Radiation Exposure Data FY2016
  • CNIC - Book Review: Rethinking nuclear energy by Hiroaki Koide - Reviewed by Caitlin Stronell, CNIC
  • CNIC - Reference Material: Nuclear power plants and research facilities in Japan and East Asia
  • CNIC - News Watch (NIT 181)
  • CNIC - Who's Who: Naomi Katagiri - Yukio Yamaguchi, CNIC Co-Director
  • JAIF - JAEA Officially Classifies Monju Fast Reactor as "Closed Down"
  • JAIF - Seven-point Contraction in Nuclear Share of Energy Mix Would Push Real GDP Down by 2.5 to 2.7 Trillion Yen
  • JAIF - Fukui Governor Agrees to Restart Ohi-3 and Ohi-4 NPPs, with Local Procedures Complete
  • JAIF - JAPC Files Application for Permission to Extend Lifetime of Tokai-2 NPP to 60 Years
  • TEPCO - Press Release (Dec 11,2017) Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - Press Release (Dec 08,2017) TEPCO TAKES 50 PERCENT STAKE IN A BATTERY STORAGE PROJECT OF RES
  • TEPCO - Press Release (Dec 04,2017) Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - TEPCO Launches Second Edition of Free Electrons Global Startup Acceleration Program
  • Press TV - Trump may bar Boeing, Airbus from selling planes to Iran: Report
  • Energy Department - Rule Worker Safety and Health Program FR Document: 2017-27190 Citation: 82 FR 59947 PDF Pages 59947-59957 (11 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office - Notice Requests for Information: Identifying Opportunities to Address Barriers for Lowering the Cost and Risk of Geothermal Drilling FR Document: 2017-27188 Citation: 82 FR 60006 PDF Page 60006
  • Xinhua News - Yearender: Iran ploughs ahead amid nuke deal wrestle with U.S.
  • Xinhua News - China, Britain to enhance cooperation
  • Xinhua News -
  • UN chief warns against military action on Korean Peninsula - Hanford scheduled demolition finished after brief contamination scare

    Friday, December 15, 2017

  • Coosa Valley News, Northwest Georgia - Berry College professor nominated for prestigious literary prize
  • Albuquerque Journal - DOE takes bungling to a new level at LANL - John J. Schinkle
  • CNET - You can now watch 62 newly declassified nuclear test videos - Amanda Kooser
  • KING5 Seattle - More Hanford workers possibly contaminated with plutonium--Plutonium contamination can cause lung cancer, liver cancer and bone cancer - Susannah Frame
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Contaminated Molten Salt Reactor Experiment may be entombed in concrete - Brittany Crocker
  • KUOW Seattle - Several Workers Possibly Contaminated At Hanford Nuclear Site - Anna King
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - UC and UT Confirm Submitting Proposals For LANL Management Contract
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Milwaukee veterans participate in national groundbreaking genetic study - Meg Jones
  • New Atlas - Declassified nuclear detonation films released to the public for the first time - Rich Haridy
  • NW News Network - Several Workers Possibly Contaminated At Hanford Nuclear Site - Anna King
  • Phys.org - LLNL releases newly declassified nuclear test videos - Nolan O'Brien
  • ScienceAlert - You Can Now Watch 100+ Declassified US Nuclear Explosion Videos on YouTube - Michelle Starr
  • Spokesman-Review - Trial delayed again in lawsuit involving Hanford vapors - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - More Hanford workers may have inhaled radioactive particles - Annette Cary
  • WRAL Raleigh - Work delayed at Hanford project over worker safety
  • YouTube - LLNL Atmospheric Nuclear Tests Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • YouTube - HD 2018 Top secret U.S movie release !! Never seen before!!
  • Bloomberg - Ethics Panel Opens Probe of Nevada Democrat Facing Misconduct Claims - Kevin Freking, Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - America's Only Nuclear Project Facing a Tax Reform Setback - Ari Natter and Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Tillerson Demands Russia, China Cut Off North Korean Regime - Nick Wadhams and Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - China Quietly Building More Facilities in the South China Sea - Andy Sharp
  • Reuters - MEDIA-EDF says no new nuclear reactors in France without state support-Ouest France - Geert de Clercq
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF board approves buying 75.5 percent of Areva NP by end 2017 - sources - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-France's EDF to miss nuclear output target as restart dates slip - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Russia says Iran nuclear deal breakdown would hurt effort to manage North Korea - Maria Kiselyova
  • Reuters - In first, U.S. presents its evidence of Iran weaponry from Yemen - Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - France cautious over U.S. 'evidence' on Iran weaponry in Yemen - John Irish
  • World Nuclear News - Senate Committee chair calls on EPA to withdraw uranium rule
  • World Nuclear News - UK ABWR executives chart path ahead for Horizon
  • World Nuclear News - Finnish cities consider SMRs for district heating
  • World Nuclear News - Kansai applies for key restart checks at Mihama unit
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Cyber security at nuclear facilities: US-Russian joint support needed - Anna Wagner
  • Commentary Magazine - The Left's Nuclear Delusions Die Hard - Noah Rothman
  • Yonhap News - Think tank predicts N.K. may gradually seek compromise over nuke program - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • WABE Atlanta - Critics Of Plant Vogtle Say Georgia Doesn't Need New Nuclear - Molly Samuel
  • Bloomberg - America's Only Nuclear Project Facing a Tax Reform Setback - Ari Natter and Mark Chediak
  • WJBF-TV Augusta - Public Service Commission staff say Georgia Power should share Vogtle risks and costs or cancel project - Anne Maxwell
  • WABE Atlanta - Tax Overhaul Plan Does Not Include Nuclear Tax Credits That Would Help Vogtle - Molly Samuel
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A message from a proud nuclear-missile owner - Elisabeth Eaves
  • Cherry Hill Courier Post - Bill to help rescue NJ nuke plants unveiled - Michael Catalini
  • North Jersey News - Nuclear subsidy would cost typical New Jersey household $35 a year - James Nash
  • NJ Spotlight - PSEG Nuclear Subsidy Bill Filed, Remains Shrouded in Secrecy - Tom Johnson
  • White Mountain Independent, Show Low, Arizona - Court rejects uranium mining near Grand Canyon - Howard Fischer
  • NRDC.org - Reliability Post-Indian Point? Yes. Now Clean Energy Is Key. - Jackson Morris
  • Huffington Post blog - Checking it twice: Grid operator says electric system reliable without Indian Point - Paul Gallay, President, Hudson Riverkeeper
  • Utility Dive - Closing Indian Point nuclear plant will not hurt reliability, New York ISO says - Robert Walton
  • Business Day, South Africa - Department of Energy spent R88m assessing nuclear readiness - Linda Ensor
  • NRDC.org - Letter Urging NJ State Legislature to Support a Responsible Nuclear Transition
  • Reuters UK - Hungary nuclear reactor running at reduced capacity
  • SA Independent - Unit 1 of Koeberg nuclear power station reaches milestone
  • Saudi Gazette - Why Saudi Arabia is thinking of banking on nuclear power
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Ruling on Ikata nuclear plant spotlights risk of volcanoes
  • Washington Examiner - EPA overreaching with proposed uranium mining rules, John Barrasso says - John Siciliano
  • Independent Barents Observer - Power button for floating nuclear plant will be pushed in Murmansk next autumn--Rosenergoatom brings a new era for electricity production to the Russian Arctic - Thomas Nilsen
  • The State, SC - Letter: Nuclear surcharge costs more than we realizeNuclear surcharge costs more than we realize - Bill Sandel, Chapin
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Russia supports Pakistan's bid to join elite nuclear trading club
  • Insider Media - Regulators approve nuclear reactor design - Stephen Farrell
  • Power Engineering International - UK greenlights Hitachi reactor design for nuclear power project - Tildy Bayar
  • The Trentonian, Trenton, NJ - Utility makes push for nuclear subsidies, drawing opposition - Michael Catalini, The Associated Press
  • New Civil Engineer - Wylfa nuclear power plant construction time slashed by 18 months - Fiona McIntyre
  • Tehran Times - Zarif likens Haley's 'alternative evidence' to that presented by Powell in 2003
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Rejects US Claims on Yemen Missile Launch as 'Baseless'
  • RT - 'Netanyahu is calling shots as US beats drums of war vs Iran' – CIA veteran
  • UPI - Nikki Haley offers 'undeniable' proof Iran is arming Houthi rebels - Danielle Haynes
  • Mehr News - Iran reacts to US allegations
  • Asharq Al-Awsat - Saudi Arabia Welcomes UN Report Condemning Iran's Hostile Acts
  • Kenora Daily Miner and News, Ontario - Deep Geological Respository stuffs the nuclear genie back into the bottle - Reg Clayton
  • Hartford Courant - State Report: Millstone Finances Expected To Be Strong In Coming Years - Stephen Singer
  • New London Day - Draft report: Millstone profitable; closure would hurt economy, ratepayers - Benjamin Kail
  • ESI Africa - Nigeria: nuclear agency probed for irregular spending
  • San Diego Reader - Edison's San Onofre panel ejects voice of reason - Don Bauder
  • Voice of OC, Santa Ana, CA - Public's Voice silenced at Edison Community Engagement Panel - tsears
  • Arka News Agency, Armenia - Re-equipment of Armenian Nuclear Power Plant to be launched in 2018
  • The State, SC - Why Santee Cooper chairman could be around a while - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Yonhap News - Pohang quake did not affect nuclear plants, other energy-related facilities: gov't - hdh@yna.co.kr
  • OilPrice - The Uncertain Future Of Natural Gas - Stuart Burns
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 7km NE of Miyako, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 33km SE of Tochio, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 14km SSE of Kimitsu, Japan
  • Herald Scotland - Letter: Powerful testimony of a survivor of Hiroshima - Brian Quail, 2 Hyndland Avenue, Glasgow
  • Hartford Business Journal - CT's preliminary conclusion: Millstone profitable through 2035
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Regulatory Commission executive receives Presidential Rank Award - Kevin Randolph
  • Al-Monitor - EU foreign policy chief reveals Iran deal 'secret'
  • Power Engineering International - Nuclear reactor component defects reportedly known to manufacturer - Tildy Bayar
  • Financial Times - EDF board gives green light to Areva stake purchase - David Keohane
  • Modesto Bee - Letter: Site 300 not as dangerous as writer leads us to believeSite 300 not as dangerous as writer leads us to believe - James Wells, Waterford
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Ethiopia's Regulatory Body Is Committed to Improving Safety Amid Challenges - Addis Ababa Ethiopia
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo - Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Philippine News Agency - PH eyes creation of regulatory body for nuclear safety - Juzel Danganan
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Vermont Yankee clean-up fund tops $30M - Mike Faher
  • KPVI Pocatello - Idaho Company Faces Fine After FedEx Workers Exposed to Radiation
  • KEYT-TV ABC, Santa Barbara CA - Decision on Diablo Canyon Power Plant closure put on hold until January
  • Tri-City Herald - This Hanford trial has been delayed again. It's been 3 years - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - video: Workers take down Plutonium Reclamation Facility CanyonWorkers take down Plutonium Reclamation Facility Canyon
  • DOE - DOE Announces Plan to Modernize Department
  • DOE - Energy Department Workshop Focuses On Long-Term Plan for Puerto Rico's Energy Infrastructure
  • NAS - Project Update: Supplemental Treatment of Low-Activity Waste at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Order to Global Nuclear Fuel-Americas Facility to Address Issues Related to Scrap Metal Shipment
  • IAEA - Remarks at Conclusion of International Conference on Radiation Protection in Medicine - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Hitachi N-plant set for U.K. govt funding plan
  • Press TV - US House passes bill scrutinizing Iran plane sales
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Designation of a Class of Employees from the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) in Scoville, Idaho for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort FR Document: 2017-27038 Citation: 82 FR 59621 PDF Page 59621
  • Energy Department - Notice Charter Renewals: Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-27074 Citation: 82 FR 59593 PDF Pages 59593-59594
  • Energy Department - Notice Nuclear Energy Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-27076 Citation: 82 FR 59594 PDF Page 59594
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-27090 Citation: 82 FR 59597 PDF Pages 59597-59598
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notice Petitions to Add a Class of Employees from the Carborundum Company, in Niagara Falls, New York to the Special Exposure Cohort FR Document: 2017-27039 Citation: 82 FR 59626 PDF Page 59626
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notice Petitions to Add a Class of Employees from the Rocky Flats Plant, in Golden, Colorado, to the Special Exposure Cohort FR Document: 2017-27040 Citation: 82 FR 59627 PDF Page 59627
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Crow Butte Resources, Inc.; Marsland Expansion Area FR Document: 2017-26934 Citation: 82 FR 59665 PDF Pages 59665-59666
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications: Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory FR Document: 2017-27031 Citation: 82 FR 59660 PDF Pages 59660-59664
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-27136 Citation: 82 FR 59664 PDF Page 59664
  • Presidential Documents - Administrative Order Defense and National Security: Iran, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 (Presidential Determination No. 2018-1 of November 15, 2017) FR Document: 2017-27181 Citation: 82 FR 59503 PDF Page 59503
  • New York Times - No, Mr. Trump, Torture Doesn't Work - Clyde Haberman
  • UNSW Newsroom, Sydney - Laser-boron fusion now 'leading contender' for energy - Wilson Da Silva
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Playing at nuclear war - Timothy Westmyer
  • Bridgwater Mercury - Power plant protestors say they have 'been stuffed' and take cold turkey to Hinkley Point
  • KOMO Seattle - Work delayed at Hanford project after workers exposed to radioactivity - Associated Press
  • Blackburn News - Kincardine Residents Want To Host Nuclear Waste Bunker - Janice Mackay
  • Korea Times - Editorial: Shift in energy policyShift in energy policy
  • River of Lost Souls - A 26,000-ton pile of radioactive waste lies under the waters and silt of Lake Powell - Jonathan P. Thompson

    Thursday, December 14, 2017

  • InSerbia News - KANGAROO COURT
  • Reuters - Baltics to cooperate on Belarus nuclear power tax - Andrius Sytas in Vilnius, Gederts Gelzis in Riga and David Mardiste in Tallinn
  • Reuters - Russia, Saudi Arabia sign atomic energy cooperation roadmap - Maria Kiselyova
  • Reuters - South Korea plans shift to renewables, but coal, nuclear to remain strong - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - U.S. solar installations to fall more than expected in 2017 - Nichola Groom
  • Reuters - U.S. court removes creditor hurdle to a Westinghouse bankruptcy plan - Tom Hals
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Hitachi UK nuclear project expects government funding outline in H1 2018 - Susanna Twidale and Nina Chestney
  • Bloomberg - UN's North Korea Envoy Deeply Worried After Trip, Diplomat Says - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Sputnik News - 'Absolutely Ignored': US Veterans Who Cleaned Up H-Bomb Accident Seek Benefits
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Novovoronezh NPP Unit 7 nearing completion - Nadine James
  • London Times - MPs push for keeping ties to Euratom - Robin Pagnamenta
  • Cumbria Trust - GDF – New search likely next year
  • The Guardian - Plans for major nuclear power station in Wales win green light - Adam Vaughan
  • BBC - Watchdogs approve new nuclear UK reactor designs
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa Newydd nuclear reactors 'are safe' say regulators - Owen Hughes
  • Belfast Telegraph - Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead
  • BBC - Watchdogs approve new nuclear UK reactor designs
  • World Nuclear News - Hitachi-GE ABWR design cleared for use in UK
  • World Nuclear News - Vogtle owners receive full payment from Toshiba
  • Newsweek - Veterans with Cancer from Nuclear Radiation in Cold War sue VA for Denying Benefits - John Haltiwanger
  • Christian County Headliner, Ozark MO - Nixa veteran files proposed nationwide class action--Skaar 'fighting the battle' 52 years after veterans exposed to plutonium, sickened. - Amelia Wigton
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Radioactive liquid spills on worker at Lucas Heights nuclear reactor in Sydney - Peter Jean
  • Environmental Defense Fund - Rushed Nuclear Bailout Would Undermine Clean Energy Progress and Burden New Jersey's Electricity Customers - Debora Schneider
  • Durango Telegraph - Radioactive dealings: Energy Fuels hired big guns to lobby for downsizing of Bears Ears - Missy Votel
  • Newsroom America - BOMBSHELL REPORT: Uranium Mining in Monuments
  • Moab Sun - Letter: Native traditions and sacred sites are under assaultNative traditions and sacred sites are under assault - Margie Lopez Read, Voting resident of Moab
  • Moab Times-Independent - SUWA sues Trump's Bears Ears edict - Rose Egelhoff
  • Colorado Springs Independent - Reader: Save our national monuments - David A. Lien, Chairman, Colorado, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers
  • NRDC.org - NJ Lawmakers: Support Nuclear Transition, Not Bailout - Dale Bryk
  • Asahi Shimbun - Uncertain future for nuclear policy after high court ruling
  • Japan Times - Government and utilities shaken by high court challenge to public trust in Japan's nuclear authority
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Court stresses 'catastrophic eruption' - Takahiro Masuda and Eri Kurokawa
  • Japan Times - Government and utilities shaken by high court challenge to public trust in Japan's nuclear authority
  • Xinhua News - Chinese firm eyes nuclear energy cooperation in Africa
  • Global Research - Why Expanding Nuclear Power Generation Capacity Is High on the South African Government's Christmas Wish-List This Year - Gerard Boyce
  • The State, SC - Despite bankruptcy warning, SCE&G pressed to refund millions to customers - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Lawyer disputes claim that rate cut could send SCANA into bankruptcy - John Downey -[test]
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Russian plant emits same isotope found in radioactive cloud
  • LobeLog - U.S. To Boost Saudi Nuclear Power Development - Thomas Lippman
  • Xinhua News - DPRK nuclear, missile developers vow to continue bolstering nuke force
  • Business Insider - US to present 'irrefutable evidence' that Iran violated the nuclear deal - Alex Lockie
  • Times of Israel - UN: Iran may be defying UN on missiles, is complying with nuke deal - Edith M. Lederer
  • Al-Arabiya - US envoy Nikki Haley to present 'irrefutable evidence' on Iran - AFP, United Nations
  • Epoch Times - U.S. Said It Will Reveal How Iran Dishonored Nuclear Agreement - James Burke
  • Middletown Transcript - Carper gives opening statement on nuclear regulatory committee - Middletown Transcript ~ 24 W. Main St., Middletown, DE 19709
  • Washington Examiner - Federal nuclear watchdog says licensing advanced power plants will get 'expensive' - John Siciliano
  • Sputnik News - New Nuclear Reactor Quality Assurance Method Tested in Russia
  • Huffington Post blog - US-Saudi nuclear talks: A barometer for whither the Middle East? - James M. Dorsey
  • The State, SC - Failed reactors, budget-busting pension plan could have been anticipated, prevented - Curtis Loftis
  • AllAfrica - Nigeria: Nuclear Agency Spent N367 Million Illegally - Senate Panel - Ismail Mudashir
  • Hong Kong Free Press - Welding defects of deaerator at Chinese nuclear plant were long known to manufacturer, documents show
  • Queensland Times - A perfect spot for nuclear power site - Jim Lo Scalzo
  • Mainichi Daily - NRA has nuke plant volcano checklist, but experts point to eruptions' unpredictability
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - We'll know this week if Diablo Canyon is going to close - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution blog - Once a Vogtle skeptic, Ralston warns Georgia can't 'walk away' from nuke project - Greg Bluestein
  • PR Newswire - Toshiba fulfills $3.68 billion parent guarantee obligation for Vogtle nuclear expansion - Georgia Power
  • The State, SC - Santee Cooper chairman suing to block SC governor from firing him over nuclear fiasco - Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper's chairman files lawsuit to prevent Gov. Henry McMaster from firing him - Andrew Brown
  • Brooklyn Rail - RadWaste: A Shadow Without a Body - Eve Andrée Laramée
  • Mohave Daily News - Supervisors asked to back federal land sales - Jim Seckler
  • IAEA - Argentina Uses Nuclear Technology to Control Insect Pests - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Meets Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO employee wins workers' compensation for leukemia - Yoichi Yonetani
  • London Times - New defects in Hinkley type reactor - Adam Sage, Paris
  • The Central Virginian - Water leak shuts down Unit 2 at nuclear station
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - North Anna reactor is back online after water leak prompted shutdown - Robert Zullo
  • Mainichi Daily - Gov't certifies Fukushima TEPCO employee's leukemia as work-related illness - 1J8JUrCT%kUGU6#t
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - How to ensure Iran never resumes reprocessing - Sahar NowrouzzadehKatlyn Turner
  • ESI Africa - Koeberg Unit 1 reaches 400 days of continuous operation
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Vermont Yankee cleanup fund hitting $30M with final pay-in - Mike Faher
  • Utility Dive - Murkowski: Energy provisions remain 'in flux' in GOP tax proposal - Gavin Bade
  • Idaho Statesman - Department of Energy gives 'excellent' rating to Idaho lab - Associated Press
  • BelTA - Lithuanian experts encouraged to contribute to Belarusian nuclear power plant project
  • Platts - Indian Point closure should not impact reliability: NYISO - Jared Anderson
  • Energy Live News - UK consults on process for potential new 1GW nuclear sites - Priyanka Shrestha
  • DOE:EERE - Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy - Ask a Scientist
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $22,400 Fine Against Qal-Tek Associates
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 30km W of Duowa, China
  • IAEA - Monitoring Radioactivity in the Environment: Regional Workshop on Characterization of Contaminated Areas Held in Hungary - C. Jimenez Velasco, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Integrated Management Systems and Quality Assurance Lead to Improved Safety and Business Performance, IAEA Meeting Hears - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Supporting Safety in Cyprus: IAEA Expert Mission Updates Cyprus' National Inventory of Disused Sealed Sources - Jing Zhang, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • NHK World - Court to reexamine injunction to shut reactor
  • NHK World - Ex-Fukushima plant worker granted compensation
  • Japan Times - Government and utilities shaken by high court challenge to public trust in Japan's nuclear authority
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Provisional disposition order to halt Ikata nuclear plant has ill effect
  • Fin24 CapeTown - WATCH: Cabinet reshuffle was SA's worst point - economist - Moeshfieka Botha
  • Bellona - Russia's Mayak issues partial admission to radioactive ruthenium leak - Charles Digges
  • PressTV - Mideast worse off without JCPOA: Iran diplomat
  • PressTV - UN chief urges US to stay committed to Iran deal
  • PressTV - Joint commission reiterates JCPOA cannot be renegotiated
  • New Europe - Nuclear power challenges in Europe - Justin Dargin, Global energy expert at the University of Oxford
  • OilPrice - The Death Of Europe's Coal Industry - Nick Cunningham
  • Center for Biological Diversity - The Bears Ears travesty is all about uranium
  • Washington Examiner - Second woman accuses Rep. Ruben Kihuen of sexual misconduct - Diana Stancy Correll

    Wednesday, December 13, 2017

  • National Journal - Committee Turf Battle Marks Latest Chapter of Yucca Mountain Fight - Brian Dabbs --text
  • CGTN America - Tokyo 2020 construction costs reach $13B
  • CounterPunch - Operation Paperclip: Nazi Science Heads West - Jeffrey St. Clairm Alexander Cockburn
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 27 | Dec. 12, 2017
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - RCLC: Op-Ed On Upcoming LANL M&O Contract - RCLC Executive Director Andrea Romero, and RCLC Administrative Manager Scarlet Rendleman
  • Los Alamos Monitor - University of California submits bid for LANL contract - Tris DeRoma
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Protection sought to ensure gross receipts taxes from LANL - Tripp Stelnicki
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL fee total released - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Investigates 'Near Miss To A Fatality' At Lab
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Team designs new filter to improve Vit Plant safety
  • UC Berkeley Cal Alumni - Big Science in Action: Nobel Laureate Barry Barish Helped Open a New Window on the Universe - Virgie Hoban
  • AP News - Trump signs $700 billion military budget into law - Darlene Superville
  • Bloomberg - Japan Court Bars Restart of Nuclear Reactor Shut After Fukushima - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - French Nuclear Delays Escalate as Contractors Fumble in Dark - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Reuters - N.Y. power seen sufficient after Indian Point nuclear retirement: report - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - slideshow: North Korea's nuclear celebrations - KCNA/via REUTERS
  • Reuters - Japanese court rules against Shikoku Electric nuclear restart - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - U.S. court removes creditor hurdle to a Westinghouse bankruptcy plan - Tom Hals
  • Reuters - Democrat wins Senate seat in Alabama - Marvin Gentry
  • CQ Roll Call - Democrat Doug Jones Trumps Roy Moore in Alabama - Bridget Bowman
  • Reuters - Japan's Shikoku Electric says court issued injunction against its Ikata nuclear plant - Osamu Tsukimori
  • ABC News - Russian nuclear plant says it emits nuclear isotope - Associated Press
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Uranium mill pressed Trump officials for Bears Ears reductions, records show - Brian Maffly
  • Washington Post - Mark Ruffalo is 'disgusted' with Trump's monuments decision - Jonathan Landrum Jr. - AP
  • Center for Biological Diversity - Republicans Advance Bill to Lock In Trump's Elimination of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument - Randi Spivak
  • Denver Post - Energy Fuels was one voice among many in Bears Ears debate - Mark Chalmers
  • Salt Lake City Weekly - Now What? Trump and Zinke painted Bears Ears National Monument as a special-interest, Washington land grab. They were wrong. - Dylan Woolf Harris
  • Washington Free Beacon - Patagonia Says Trump 'Stole' Land That Remains Public
  • Elizabeth Harrington - Anita Hagan: We must preserve places like Escalante
  • Daily Camera - A shameful disregard for nature - Judy Amabile
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima High Court orders suspension of Ikata nuclear reactor in Ehime Prefecture, revoking district court ruling
  • World Nuclear News - High court orders suspension of Ikata 3 operation
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Court orders halt to Ikata N-reactor
  • Bloomberg Quint - Japan's Nuclear Restarts Face Fresh Hurdles After Court Loss - Stephen Stapczynski
  • World Nuclear News - Multi-agency safety exercise for Canadian plant
  • World Nuclear News - Grand Canyon uranium mining ban remains
  • World Nuclear News - Harmony vision presented in Brussels
  • Washington Free Beacon - Russia Sharply Expanding Nuclear Arsenal, Upgrading Underground Facilities - Bill Gertz
  • The Hill - Trump names pick for nuclear weapons head at Energy Department - Ellen Mitchell
  • WVTF Public Radio, VA - Lawsuit Could Open Virginia To Uranium Mining - Fred Echols
  • Slate - Why the Iran Nuke Deal Is Still in Place Two Months After Trump "Decertified" It - Joshua Keating
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - US Says to Stay in Iran Deal for Now
  • Al-Monitor - Europeans help sway Congress to punt on legislation that could kill Iran deal - Laura Rozen
  • AhlulBayt News Agency - US to remain in JCPOA 'for the time being': Tillerson
  • The State, SC - Despite bankruptcy warning, SCE&G pressed to refund millions to customers - Sammy Fretwell
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Nuclear dream turns into $25 billion quagmire for CEO - Mark Chediak
  • E&E Daily - UTILITIES: Southern CEO sees sunny future for nuclear
  • Professional Engineering UK - Government 'must find new nuclear sites and speed up reactor approval'
  • The Engineer UK - Speed up approvals and embrace new technology to ensure UK's nuclear future, says IMechE - Stuart Nathan
  • WGLT NPR, Illinois State University - One Year Later, Rauner Visits Clinton Plant To Tout Nuclear Bill - Brian Moline
  • Peoria Public Radio - Gov. Rauner Touts Nuclear Progress 1 Year Later - Brian Moline
  • Sky News - MPs seek close ties to Euratom post-Brexit to avoid nuclear disruption
  • The Independent - Brexit: MPs demand close nuclear regulatory co-operation with Euratom after leaving EU - Ashley Cowburn
  • Gulf News - UAE nuclear agency trains customs inspectors--Workshop details safe handling of radioactive sources
  • Daily Mail Australia - 'The birth defects are heart-breaking': Australia is 'totally radioactive' sixty years after Hiroshima-sized nuclear tests, claims fallout survivor - Sam Duncan
  • The Hankyoreh - 38 North: New tunnel excavations taking place at NK nuclear test site
  • Bloomington Pantagraph - Rauner:'Your success is Illinois' success' - Kevin Barlow
  • State of Illinois - One year in, Future Energy Jobs Act on pace to add jobs, draw investment--Gov. Rauner signed landmark legislation in December 2016 - Bruce Rauner, Governor, State of Illinois
  • Egypt Independent - Construction of first nuclear reactor of Dabaa station to start after Christmas holidays - Al-Masry Al-Youm
  • BBC News - From nuclear to nature: Dismantling an atomic site - Roz Tappenden
  • Platts - TVA Watts Bar-2 nuclear unit still shut after control rod problem - William Freebairn
  • 38North - Can Diplomacy Work with North Korea? - Georgy Toloraya
  • 38North - North Korea's Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site: Tunneling at the West Portal - analysis by Frank V. Pabian, Joseph S. Bermudez Jr. and Jack Liu
  • Xinhua News - China responds to Tillerson's statements on Korean Peninsula nuclear issue
  • Durham Region, Ontario - Pickering nuclear exercise takes place day auditor general slams emergency planning - Kristen Calis
  • Midwest Energy News - Illinois governor to nuclear plant employees: 'Your success is Illinois' success' - Andy Balaskovitz
  • UPI - Study: Emergency workers not ready to handle nuclear attack
  • Big Island Video News - VIDEO: Hawaii Nuclear Attack Response Plan Presented
  • Channel NewsAsia - Kim vows to make North Korea 'strongest nuclear power'
  • Sheffield Star - Nuclear site wins £2.5m funding DAVID WALSH
  • BelTA - Lithuania once again encouraged to embrace Belarusian nuclear power plant project
  • Mainichi Daily - High court orders Shikoku Electric to halt Ehime nuclear reactor
  • Korea Times - Kim Jong-un vows to make North Korea 'strongest nuclear power' Posted : 2017-12-13 16:04Updated : 2017-12-13 19:00 - Kim Hyo-jin
  • Asahi Shimbun - For 1st time, a high court rules against nuclear plant operations - Kei Kobayashi
  • Wilmington Star-News - BREAKING: GE Hitachi Nuclear confirms Wilmington layoffs - Cammie Bellamy
  • Le News Swiss - Swiss fact: Switzerland has enough nuclear waste to fill Zurich train station
  • Fulton Sun - Nuclear plant outage continues - Helen Wilbers
  • Charleston Regional Business - Santee Cooper chairman responds to McMaster's letter about his firing - Liz SegristBy Liz Segrist
  • IAEA - Supporting Safety in Cyprus: IAEA Expert Mission Updates Cyprus' National Inventory of Disused Sealed Sources - Jing Zhang, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Meets Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Amano Discusses Cooperation During Visits to Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Coordinated Research Project Generates New Quantum Data on Hydrogen Fusion - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Southeast Energy News - Virginia board approves Atlantic Coast water permit with a caveat - Brye Steeves
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - SLO schools will lose millions when Diablo closes. Here's how they may cover the gap - Nick Wilson
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $100 Million Open Solicitation for Transformative Energy Projects
  • NRC - NRC Executive Receives Presidential Rank Award
  • IAEA - Safety Impact of Interaction among Human, Technical and Organizational Factors at Research Reactors in Focus at IAEA Workshop - Deshraju V.H. Rao, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security; Helen Rycraft, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Integrated Management Systems and Quality Assurance Lead to Improved Safety and Business Performance, IAEA Meeting Hears - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • NHK World - High court orders first reactor shutdown
  • NHK World - Ex-Fukushima plant worker granted compensation
  • NHK World - Hibakusha pledges to step up anti-nuclear campaign
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors renew call for abolition
  • NHK World - IOC officials eat food from disaster-hit regions
  • Bellona - Atomflot floats possibility of building yet more newline icebreakers - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - 'JCPOA parties protested US breach of Iran deal'
  • Press TV - US Congress takes no action on Iran as deadline passes
  • Press TV - MEPs defend Iran nuclear deal in defiance of Trump
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Inspections, Tests, Analyses, and Acceptance Criteria Consolidation FR Document: 2017-26807 Citation: 82 FR 58657 PDF Pages 58657-58658

    Tuesday, December 12, 2017

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  • Albuquerque Journal - Feds mum on bidders for new LANL management contract - Mark Oswald
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL contractor nets $8.5M fee for legacy cleanup - Tris DeRoma
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds probe LANL 'near-miss' incident - Rebecca Moss
  • Albuquerque Journal - Los Alamos lab incident probed - Mark Oswald
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP expects to resume mining this week - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - "Near-miss incident" investigated at Los Alamos National Lab - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Highly radioactive capsules need safer storage at Hanford. Hear plans - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Union agrees. Some Hanford chemical vapor protection can be reduced - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - This Utility Chief Is Betting Billions on Nuclear - Mark Chediak
  • DNA India - Japan will have almost equal mix of renewable, atomic power, coal and gas by 2030: Taishi Sugiyama - Taishi Sugiyama
  • Bloomberg - Trump Considers Easing Nuclear Rules for Saudi Project - Jennifer Jacobs, Ari Natter, and Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Bloomberg - Why China Won't Cut Off North Korea's Oil Lifeline - David Tweed
  • New Jersey Office of Emergency Management - New Jersey's Nuclear Generating Stations - Emergency Preparedness around the Salem, Hope Creek & Oyster Creek Generating Stations
  • Reuters - Poland's new PM voices backing for nuclear, green energy in future - Agnieszka Barteczko and Justyna Pawlak
  • Reuters - U.S. Congress to let Iran deadline pass, leave decision to Trump - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - Deadly blast at Austrian pipeline hub slashes gas flow to Italy - Alexandra Schwarz-Goerlich, Francois Murphy, Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - Bankrupt Westinghouse says bids for assets in sight - Jim Christie
  • Reuters - Brazil's Eletronuclear woes may lead to supply interruption -paper - Ana Mano
  • WSHU Public Radio, Fairfield, CT - Veteran Sickened By Plutonium After H-Bomb Accident Brings Class Action Suit - Cassandra Basler
  • Atomic Energy Regulatory Board, India - AERB Hosts National Conference on Regulatory Interface (NCRI)-2017
  • Daily Telegraph - China 'to build refugee camps on its border with North Korea', amid fears of nuclear conflict - Neil Connor, beijing
  • Radio New Zealand - Samoa looks to South Korea for protection from nuclear attack
  • Augusta Chronicle - Decision on nuclear reactors at Plant Vogtle moved up to next week - Tom Corwin
  • WSAV-TV Savannah, GA - Analysts recommend scrapping plant Vogtle; GA Power disagrees - The Associated Press
  • Savannah Morning News - Regulators hurrying to decide Plant Vogtle's fate - Mary Landers
  • E&E Daily - Nuclear: Ga. PSC set for year-end vote on Vogtle - Kristi E. Swartz
  • PR Newswire - 2017 marks year of progress for nation's only new nuclear units - Georgia Power
  • WXIA-TV/11Alive Atlanta, Ga - Consumers add their voice to Plant Vogtle cancellation debate - Deborah Tuff
  • WABE Atlanta - Decision On Future Of Controversial Ga. Nuclear Project To Come This Month - Molly Samuel
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Fate of Plant Vogtle could be decided by the end of next week - Anastaciah Ondieki
  • Irish Sun - Australia is STILL 'totally radioactive' after Britain laid waste to outback with Hiroshima-sized nuke tests 60 years ago, survivor claims - Victoria Craw
  • Kyodo News - Nobel award for ICAN resonates in nuclear-tested Marshall Islands - KYODO NEWS By Ronron Calunsod
  • Washington Post - Court keeps ban on new mining claims around Grand Canyon - Felicia Fonseca
  • E&E Daily - GRAND CANYON: 9th Circuit upholds Obama mining ban - Dylan Brown
  • World Nuclear News - High support for nuclear among Polish citizens
  • World Nuclear News - Akkuyu construction formally starts
  • World Nuclear News - World Bank to end financing oil and gas projects
  • World Nuclear News - Restructuring changes Inkai ownership
  • World Nuclear News - Korean research reactor resumes operation
  • Business Day, South Africa - Why the hurry with nuclear power? - Tara Caetano, Bruno Merven and Harald Winkler
  • ESI Africa - IRP 2017 leaves South Africa in the dark
  • Johannesburg BizNews - Madness grips energy sector as Mahlobo keeps nuclear option open - Chris Yelland
  • Bellona - Donors pledge more funding to remove broken nuclear fuel at Andreyeva Bay - Charles Digges
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - 2012 Nerve Story: Critics Question Rate Increases for Nuclear Plant
  • Daily News Egypt - Dabaa nuclear plant, SCZone: ambitions, plans ahead - Reem Hosam El-din
  • Daily News Egypt - First batch of Dabaa Nuclear Plant loan to be received next month - Mohamed Farag
  • Daily News Egypt - 10 countries cooperate with Egypt on peaceful nuclear energy use - Mohamed Farag
  • Xinhua News - Egypt, Russia sign agreement to build nuclear power plant in Egypt
  • WJLA, Washington D.C. - Dominion Energy shuts down nuclear reactor after water leak - Associated Press
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - SCANA offers abandoned V.C. Summer nuclear site to Santee Cooper
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper will slash $1 billion and won't fill some jobs after failed nuclear project - John McDermott
  • The State, SC - Santee Cooper could be worth a lot more – depending on how it answers this question - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper will slash $1 billion and won't fill some jobs after failed nuclear project - John McDermott
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - U.S. House Committee to Hold Hearing on Grand Canyon Uranium Mining Ban - Ryan Heinsius
  • Polish Radio - Almost 60% of Poles in favour of nuclear energy: study
  • Epoch Times - Tunnel Work At Nuclear Test Site Indicates Future Tests Planned, Say Experts - Matthew Little
  • Hong Kong Free Press - Tests reveal crack in key component of Chinese nuclear power plant, 130km west of Hong Kong
  • Alabama NewsCenter - Plant Farley celebrates 40 years of safe, reliable, affordable nuclear energy
  • High Country News - Trump's message for tribes: Let them eat yellowcake--The president's Bears Ears decision has toxic implications. - Jacqueline Keeler
  • Washington Post - Trump is being sued to stop him from shrinking Bears Ears national monument by 85 percent. Who will win? - Todd A. Curry and Rebecca A. Reid
  • Salt Lake Tribune - renaming new Utah monument Shash Jaa, is Trump trying to divide Native American tribes? - Brian Maffly
  • Capital Press - Tribes: Monument co-management proposal is slap in the face - Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press
  • Deseret News - In our opinion: A new Utah national park leaves too many questions unanswered
  • The Canary, London - Trump launches a land grab because his 'friends' told him it would be a good idea - Carole Concha Bell
  • Crosscut Seattle - After Bears Ears, no one's public lands are safe - Claire Martini
  • Cornwall Standard-Freeholder, Ontario - U.S. President Donald Trump's decision on Utah parks angers St. Regis Mohawk Tribal Council - Alan S. Hale
  • Arizona Republic - Tribes say proposal for Bears Ears National Monument is 'slap in the face' - Associated Press
  • Daily Sabah - Akkuyu nuclear power plant to boost employment
  • PanARMENIAN.net - Armenia's nuclear plant gets turbo generator from Rusatom Service
  • The State, SC - High power bills due to bungled nuclear project spark showdown at PSC - Sammy Fretwell
  • Jerusalem Post - Iran Nuclear Deal remains in play as Trump's Deadline for Sanctions Passes - Yonah Jeremy Bob
  • Fremont News Messenger - Davis-Besse advocates still await federal ruling - Daniel Carson
  • Arka News Agency, Armenia - First turbo generator for Armenian Nuclear Power Plant already delivered
  • Times of India - Power generation hit at Kudankulam nuclear plant after technical snag
  • Yonhap News - U.S. nuke envoy, N.K. officials to attend int'l meeting in Thailand : sources
  • Business Standard India - Russia launches two nuclear power units in a week - IANS
  • Swarajya Magazine - Wrapped In Secrecy: New Report Reveals India's Push For Building A Nuclear Submarine Fleet
  • Reuters UK - CEZ split "totally unacceptable", says Czech prime minister designate Babis - Jason Hovet
  • CBS St. Louis - Lab Downplays Radiation Found At NGA West - Kevin Killeen
  • Environmental Defense Fund blog - New Jersey's considering a nuclear bailout. Here's why we don't need it. - Mary Barber
  • Reuters - U.S. court upholds Grand Canyon uranium mining ban, but allows mine nearby - Valerie Volcovici
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: Indictments Imminent--Federal-state investigation rapidly zeroing in on targets …
  • The State, SC - Santee Cooper could be worth a lot more – depending on how it answers this question - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Kolkata Statesman - India and the nuclear submarine - S Ananthanarayanan
  • Reuters Germany - Top EnBW shareholder files complaint against nuclear liability law - Christoph Steitz
  • TASS - Strategic submarines Borei to enhance Russia's nuclear potential – Navy's commander
  • New London Day - Air Force vet who was part of 1966 nuclear cleanup seeks class action lawsuit - Julia Bergman
  • Biloxi Sun Herald - The Latest: Veterans Affairs mum on veterans' court filing
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - UK Government under pressure from MP's to guarantee nuclear jobs
  • BelTA - Russian Atomenergomash ships reactor lid for second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • ESI Africa - Egypt: Dabaa Unit 1 to be complete by 2026
  • IPS - The Journey to Oslo - Christian Ciobanu
  • Forbes blog - Stanford's 100% Renewables A Roadmap To Nowhere - James Conca
  • Vice Media - What the Chernobyl ghost town looks like now from the air
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Oral arguments to begin in fight over SCE&G rates - mauricetmiller
  • The Oklahoman - Editorial: Missouri Superfund decision could have Oklahoma impactsMissouri Superfund decision could have Oklahoma impacts
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Gas-to-power: SA's energy gamechanger - Siyabonga Mbanjwa
  • Forbes blog - Mr. Trump's First Coup Attempt - Robert Hockett
  • New Energy Times - Evidence of the ITER Power Deception - Steven B. Krivit
  • Shillong Times, India - KSU Slams Danggo For Blaming NGOs
  • Public Citizen - FERC Delay on Department of Energy Coal and Nuclear Bailout Punts Action - Statement of Tyson Slocum, Energy Program Director, Public Citizen
  • All Things Nuclear - Pressuring China on North Korea Could Be a Mistake - Gregory Kulacki, China Project Manager and Senior Analyst
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $18.5 Million for Offshore Wind Research
  • NAS - Project Update: - Supplemental Treatment of Low-Activity Waste at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
  • USGS - M 5.9 - 56km NNE of Kerman, Iran
  • IAEA - Albania Signs a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018–2023
  • IAEA - Honduras Inaugurates its First Public Brachytherapy Service with the Support of the Technical Cooperation Programme of the IAEA - R. Scamilla Andreo Aledo, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - IAEA Coordinated Research Project Generates New Quantum Data on Hydrogen Fusion - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Trend News Agency - Magnitude 6.2 quake hits southeast Iran
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: World waiting for Japan to step up to the plate on anti-nuke treaty
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba nears end of its feud with WD
  • Yonhap News - N. Korean defense conference calls for intensifying nuclear force - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technical Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-26747 Citation: 82 FR 58383 PDF Pages 58383-58384
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Direct Transfer of Licenses; Approvals: MP Mine Operations LLC FR Document: 2017-26748 Citation: 82 FR 58455 PDF Pages 58455-58456
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Notice Changes in Level of Federal Enforcement: Minnesota State Plan; Employment on Indian Reservations and Twin Cities Army Ammunition Plant, and Coverage Clarifications FR Document: 2017-26676 Citation: 82 FR 58450 PDF Page 58450

    Monday, December 11, 2017

  • Bloomberg - Trump Takes Credit for Killing Hundreds of Regulations That Were Already Dead - Alan Levin and Jesse Hamilton
  • Boise State Public Radio - After Being Dark For 20 Years, This Nuclear Fuel Test Site Will Relaunch In Idaho - Tom Michael
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Incoming LANL Director Terry Wallace Visits Mountain - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Letter: Splash Pools and GRT Windfalls - Khal Spencer, Los Alamos
  • AP News - US Nobel laureate fears US politics could undermine science - David Keyton and Jim Heintz
  • AP News - American diplomat: US looks to counter Iran in post-war Iraq - Susannah George
  • Bloomberg - Putin and Sisi Finalize $30 Billion Nuclear Plant Deal - Salma El Wardany , Elena Mazneva , and Abdel Latif Wahba
  • Reuters - Putin, Egypt's Sisi discuss restart of flights, sign nuclear deal - Patrick Markey, Maria Tsvetkova
  • Reuters - Iran foreign minister defends missile program, asks European support - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Greentech Media - If Renewables Aren't Growing Fast Enough to Replace Nuclear, What Are Europe's Options? - Jason Deign
  • BBC - Why North Korea's nuclear test is still producing aftershocks
  • Florida Times-Union - Amid privatization talks, JEA gets knocked for nuclear power investment - Nate Monroe
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Georgia: Last remaining nuclear project in U.S. may be canceled by the end of the year - Anya Litvak
  • Energy Business Review - Toshiba set to complete payment for $19bn Vogtle nuclear expansion project in US
  • Southeast Energy News - Confidential report warned of problems with Georgia, South Carolina nuclear projects - Brye Steeves
  • Axios - FERC commissioner cautious on "lifeline" to coal and nuclear - Shane Savitsky
  • Ars Technica - Energy Secretary Perry agrees to extension on pro-coal, nuclear rulemaking - Megan Geuss
  • Financial Times - Russia and Egypt to sign nuclear power plant deal - Henry Foy
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Utility offers abandoned S.C. nuclear site to Santee Cooper - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper chairman says he won't leave voluntarily after Gov. McMaster fires him - Thad Moore
  • The State, SC - Santee Cooper chairman refuses to resign, even as Gov. McMaster says he will fire him - Avery G. Wilks
  • Asahi Shimbun - Screenings for restart of Tomari nuke plant likely to be prolonged
  • News & Star - Search for underground radioactive waste store to begin in 2018
  • IAEA - Japanese Centre, IAEA Increase Collaboration in Training in Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Oncology - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Reuters UK - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • NJ Spotlight - NEW JERSEY NEEDS ITS NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS - Norris McDonald, president of the African American Environmentalist Association (AAEA)
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading under way at new Leningrad unit
  • World Nuclear News - 'Notice to proceed' contracts signed for El Dabaa
  • World Nuclear News - Iter fusion project passes construction milestone
  • World Nuclear News - Paladin creditors agree to proposed restructuring
  • Platts - French nuclear output still below 50 GW on further delays - Andreas Franke
  • Daily Energy Insider - Reps. Upton, Johnson ask Energy Secretary Perry to streamline nuclear export rules - Kevin Randolph
  • Sudbury Star - Letter: More costs to nuclear power in long run - Stiig Larsen, Sudbury
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: NRC commissioners set for questioning - Sam Mintz
  • The Australian - Traditional owners 'not consulted as NLC abandoned nuke dump' - Amos Aikman
  • Warsaw Business Journal - Power sector might not be able to finance nuclear plant – Fitch
  • Daily News Egypt - Government trains 75 technicians to work at Dabaa nuclear plant in 4 years - Mohamed Farag
  • Daily News Egypt - Al-Sisi, Putin witness signing Dabaa nuclear power plant establishing agreement - Reem Hosam El-din
  • Daily News Egypt - Dabaa Nuclear Plant: economic concerns, potentials--Project cost up to $45bn before commercial operation - Mohamed Farag
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Congress' tax overhaul scrambles Vogtle issues - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Dong-A Ilbo - N. Korea is likely to declare itself as nuclear power - In-Chan Hwang
  • SA Independent - DA seeks advice on legality of energy blueprint - Emsie Ferreira
  • Global Research - The Dangers of Fracking Waste--Is There Any Safe Way to Dispose of It? - Dr. Wendell G. Bradley
  • Australian Business News - Tellus waste facility gets EPA approval - Tayler Neale
  • West Australian - Hazardous waste dump site lands EPA tick - Stuart McKinnon
  • Vestnik Kavkaza - About 10 thousand people to take part in Akkuyu construction
  • Bellona - Moscow issues suspiciously repetitive denials about radioactive leak - Charles Digges
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - North Anna nuclear reactor in Louisa County shuts down after water leak - Robert Zullo
  • Utility Dive - Ohio nuclear generators to face more competition with new 955-MW gas plant - Robert Walton
  • Daily Energy Insider - Department of Energy announces funding for development of advanced nuclear energy - Aaron Martin
  • E&E Daily - NATIONAL MONUMENTS: Former Bears Ears land could be open for uranium mining - Jennifer Yachnin
  • BelTA - First unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant getting flushed, cleansed
  • Daily Maverick - Mahlobo's Nuclear Farce will implode our future - Jay Naidoo
  • Taipei Times - Taipower planning 'green' renovation of nuclear plant - Lauly Li
  • CBS St. Louis - Radiation Tests At NGA West Site; Mo. Coalition For Environment Calls For Work To Be Halted - Kevin Killeen
  • ABC News - Class action lawsuit sought over 1966 Spain H-bombs accident - Dave Collins, Associated Press
  • NBC Los Angeles - Questions Still Linger About San Onofre Shutdown Costs - Gene Cubbison
  • Irish Examiner - Fall-out survivor honoured to be named to Chernobyl charity board - Dan Buckley
  • The Progressive Pulse - None of NC's 39 Superfund sites apparently need "immediate, intense attention" from EPA - Lisa Sorg
  • 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
  • Jiji Press - Japan Pursuing Nuclear Abolition in Different Way: Kono
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Irrational IRP madness grips SA's energy sector - Chris Yelland
  • Yonhap News - Moon urges N.K. to stop delusional thinking, come to denuclearization talks
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notice Office for Human Research Protections, Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2017-26568 Citation: 82 FR 58212 PDF Page 58212
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Public Records FR Document: 2017-26547 Citation: 82 FR 58223 PDF Pages 58223-58224
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Addition of New Turbine Building Sump Pumps FR Document: 2017-26602 Citation: 82 FR 58224 PDF Pages 58224-58225
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: U.S. Army Installation Management Command; Davy Crockett M101 Depleted Uranium Spotting Rounds FR Document: 2017-26603 Citation: 82 FR 58221 PDF Pages 58221-58223
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-26705 Citation: 82 FR 58220 PDF Pages 58220-58221
  • Presidential Documents - Proclamation Israel; Provision for Relocation of U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem and U.S. Recognition of Jerusalem as Capital (Proc. 9683) FR Document: 2017-26832 Citation: 82 FR 58331 PDF Pages 58331-58332

    Sunday, December 10, 2017

  • Chino Champion, CA - Aerojet ordered to conduct contamination study - Marianne Napoles
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - UC, Texas A&M may be teaming on LANL bid - Bruce Krasnow
  • Austin American-Statesman - UT System competing against California-A&M alliance to run Los Alamos - Ralph K.M. Haurwitz
  • ArchDaily - Winners of Landmark for Nuclear Waste Isolation Announced - Ella Thorns
  • Albuquerque Journal - NM needs a path to 100 percent renewable energy - Kendra Pinto / Twin Pines Community Member, and Javier Benavidez / Senior Policy Advocate, New Energy Economy
  • American Thinker blog - Will the Texas A&M Aggies save the bacon of the University of California? - Thomas Lifson
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - The past 100 years, Dec. 10, 2017
  • Tri-City Herald - The power of love: Survey says Tri-Cities a big fan of nuclear energy - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Our Voice: Effort to eliminate nuclear safety board disturbing
  • Durango Herald - A poisonous past: At Monticello Mill, the story of uranium's deadly legacy - Andrew Gulliford
  • POGO - The Defense Monitor, Oct-Dec 2017
  • POGO - ICE Fights to Keep Facility Information Secret - Amelia Strauss
  • AP News - US wants world to isolate North Korea, so what's that mean? - Matthew Pennington
  • AP News - Nobel laureate: If atomic bombs exist, disaster inevitable - David Keyton
  • Reuters - Egypt to sign contracts for nuclear power plant during Putin's visit: sources - Momen Abdelkhalek
  • Reuters - China looks to nuclear option to ease winter heating woes - David Stanway
  • Reuters - Nobel peace laureate group urges nuclear powers to adopt ban-the-bomb treaty - Gwladys Fouche
  • Arizona Daily Star - Tom Hannagan: Our public lands are there to be protected
  • Daily Courier, Prescott, Arizona - Local residents protest 'monumental mistake'--Groups unhappy with president's decision on national monuments - Max Efrein
  • Deseret News - Op-ed: Systematic review of monument designations is an important check on unilateral power - Evelyn Everton
  • Deseret News - Inside the newsroom: Zion, Trump and Bears Ears, oh my - Doug Wilks
  • Ecowatch - Why Trump's Shrinking of Bears Ears Will Be Reversed - Eric Biber, Nicholas Bryner, Sean B. Hecht and Mark Squillace
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Debate over monuments shows elections have consequences – ANALYSIS - Debra J. Saunders
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Editorial: While lawyers argue, it's past time to physically protect Utah's public lands
  • Teton Gravity Research - A ROUNDUP OF EVERYONE SUING OVER BEARS EARS - Max Ritter
  • The Hill blog - Trump gets it right on Antiquities Act rollback - Erin Hawley, legal fellow at the Independent Women's Forum
  • GQ Report - Now the Government Is Going After Patagonia for Criticizing Trump - Luke Darby
  • Truthout - Trump's Assault on National Monuments, in the Name of "Jobs," Should Not Be Believed - Justin Theodra
  • UK Independent - Uranium firm urged Donald Trump to shrink Bears Ears area to ease access to radioactive ore - Juliet Eilperin
  • Washington Post - Areas cut out of Utah monuments are rich in oil, coal, uranium - Laris Karklis, Bonnie Berkowitz and Tim Meko
  • Washington Times - 'The President Stole Your Land': Patagonia picks fight with Trump over national monument reductions - Ben Wolfgang
  • Fin24 - Nuclear will happen - Dewald van Rensburg
  • MyBroadband South Africa - South Africa will get more nuclear power – Minister - Asia Times
  • Asia Times - France takes mysterious radioactive mushrooms off the menu - Stephen Bryen
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - OpEd: Don't gamble with our electrical grid; keep Ohio's nuclear plants running - Henry B. Spitz
  • CleanTechnica - The Republican Tax Giveaway To Nuclear & Fossil Fuel Interests Hurts Renewables - Steve Hanley
  • Roswell Daily Record - Groups plan opposition to proposed nuclear fuel site - Lisa Dunlap
  • London Times - Hitachi boss Hiraoki Nakanishi ups the ante over £10bn Wales nuclear site - John Collingridge
  • The Hankyoreh - Project to reprocess spent nuclear fuel being reexamined - Lee Keun-young
  • City A.M. - Hitachi's chairman held talks with the chancellor over a deal for the Horizon nuclear plant - Courtney Goldsmith
  • Lower Hudson Journal, NY - Buchanan seeks to reinvent itself for when Indian Point is no more - Michael P. McKinney
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Trump's Plan to Save Coal, Nuclear Plants in Trouble
  • Korea Herald - KHNP seeks to lead nuclear decommissioning industry - Shim Woo-hyun
  • CALmatters - Commentary: The ironic cause of our greenhouse gas decline - Dan Walters
  • CALmatters - Rising Seas: What you need to know about the danger lapping at California's shores - Julie Cart
  • Trend News Agency - Akkuyu NPP construction begins in Turkey under limited license
  • Vestnik Kavkaza - Akkuyu nuclear power plant project to be launched on December 10 - Asia Times
  • Asia Times - Japan opens up to possibility of increasing renewable energy - Daniel Hurst
  • Northwest Georgia News - Fifty Years Ago: Sunday, Dec. 10, 1967--Thermonuclear peace bomb explosion set
  • Xinhua News - Clean energy to exceed coal in China's power generation
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Sounding new nuclear alarms
  • Utah Policy - Report: Uranium mining firm lobbied for Bears Ears reductions - Bryan Schott
  • Manila Bulletin - BOC obtains radiation, nuclear material detectors from US - Betheena Kae Unite
  • Deutsche Welle - US, Russia missile treaty in jeopardy as tensions escalate
  • Aiken Standard - Aiken Tech program readies students for career at SRNS - Aiken Tech College
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Ohio manufacturers ask FERC to say 'no' to new energy tax - Ryan Augsburger, vice president at the Ohio Manufacturers' Association
  • Augusta Chronicle - Letter: On Europe and energy - S. G. von Schweinitz, Evans
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Commentary: Utahns won't benefit from more oil and gas production – just the companies that operate here - Stanley Holmes
  • NHK World - Hiroshima celebrates ICAN's Peace Prize
  • Asahi Shimbun - Anti-nuclear Nobel Peace group opens display of paper birds - Associated Press
  • Japan Times - ICAN, this year's Nobel Peace Prize winner, stresses importance of nuclear disarmament
  • Japan Times - Defense Ministry seeks extra Â¥730 million to build land-based Aegis Ashore missile systems
  • Mainichi Daily - Nobel laureate: If atomic bombs exist, disaster inevitable
  • Financial Times - US says it may restart intermediate nuclear missile development - Demetri Sevastopulo in Washington and Kathrin Hille in Moscow
  • Ars Technica - Energy Secretary Perry agrees to extension on pro-coal, nuclear rulemaking - Megan Geuss
  • CGTN America - Argentina invests billions of dollars in nuclear energy - Joel Richards
  • South Jersey Times - Stop the rushed deal for massive nuclear subsidies - Tom Moran
  • Radio New Zealand - 25 veterans to get French nuclear compo
  • Charleston Post and Courier - In North Carolina, the race for nuclear never took off - Thad Moore
  • Daily Post North Wales - Plans to clear 300-acre site for new Anglesey nuclear plant submitted to council chiefs - Gareth Wyn-Williams
  • Focus Taiwan - 4th nuke power plant could be turned into green power facility - Tsai Yi-chu, Ku Chuan and S.C. Chang
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Open letter to our senators - Shel Neymark
  • Korea Herald - KHNP seeks to lead nuclear decommissioning industry - Shim Woo-hyun
  • InsideSources - Counterpoint: The Markets Should Determine Our Future Energy Sources - Megan Hansen
  • InsideSources - Point: Across the U.S., Cities Are Moving Toward Clean, Renewable Energy - Jodie Van Horn
  • Trend News Agency - S.Korea, US to expand cooperation in energy sector, reactor decommissioning

    Saturday, December 09, 2017

  • Tri-City Herald - 3-year-old Hanford vapors lawsuit may be delayed again - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - New leader named for massive Hanford project - Annette Cary
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Battelle's INL contract extended
  • KIFI Idaho Falls, ID - DOE approves Battelle-INL management extension
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP air system to cost about $400M, complete by 2022 - Adrian C. Hedden
  • Albuquerque Journal - Los Alamos resumes waste shipments to WIPP - Mark Oswald
  • Financial Times - Pentagon Papers whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg on Trump and North Korea - Edward Luce
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - NWC Releases New Video: "Whistleblowers Change the World" - Gabrielle Nagle
  • AP News - Russia claims radioactivity spike not due to nuclear plant - Vladimir Isachenkov
  • Bloomberg - New Jersey Isn't Waiting for Trump to Come Up With a Nuclear Fix - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - The U.S. Has Way Too Many Secrets - James Gibney
  • Reuters - Russia says it is fully committed to nuclear missile pact - Jack Stubbs
  • Reuters - New U.S. energy agency head gets time to decide on coal, nuclear rule - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - N.J. Governor Christie eyes nuclear power subsidies, sparks criticism - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - U.S. presses Russia to comply with nuclear missile treaty - Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - In push for Yemen aid, U.S. warned Saudis of threats in Congress - Phil Stewart
  • RT - Russian nuclear institute proposes intl commission over ruthenium-106 'emission'
  • The Guardian - Letters: UK government must sign UN treaty on the prohibition of nuclear weapons now
  • Singapore Straits Times - First Singaporean Nobel Peace Prize photographer creates nuclear exhibition
  • NPR - Russia's Nuclear Industry Tries To Dispel Fears Over Mysterious Radioactive Cloud - Lucian Kim
  • Asia Times - Don't panic: three myths about the North Korean threat - Joseph S. Nye
  • Telegraph Business, London - Is the future bright for Britain's nuclear energy industry? - Jillian Ambrose
  • New York Daily News - Uranium company lobbied Trump administration before Bears Ears decision - Christopher Brennan
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Opinion: Ga. Power nuke plants a total loss - Jay Bookman
  • The Hill blog - Nuclear power's resilience and security benefits are priceless - David Gattie, associate professor of engineering in the College of Engineering at the University of Georgia
  • The State - SCANA offers to give VC Summer site to Santee Cooper after nuclear fiasco - Avery G. Wilks
  • Independent Barents Observer - Nuclear plant construction in North Finland goes ahead despite lack of permit
  • NPR - Encore: Hiroshima Survivor Remembers - Mary Louise Kelly, Kelly McEvers
  • KBS WORLD Radio - S. Korean Nuke Power Plants Most Efficient with Lowest UCL
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee buyer makes financial case - Mike Faher
  • Fremont News Messenger - Ottawa County officials make second DC trip for Davis-Besse - Daniel Carson
  • Al Jazeera - Israel's 54 year old nuclear reactor a safety risk - Harry Fawcett
  • NW News Network - Report Finds Hanford Tank Waste Will Take Longer To Treat, and Cost More - Anna King
  • Kyiv Post - Russia says 'satellite' could have caused radioactive pollution - Agence France-Presse
  • The State - Governor firing Santee Cooper chairman over nuclear fiasco - Avery G. Wilks and Sammy Fretwell
  • Augusta Chronicle - Governor moves to fire South Carolina utility board head - Jeffrey Collins
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Gov. Henry McMaster fires Santee Cooper's chairman - Andrew Brown and Andy Shain
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: SCANA Sale Rumors Rampant
  • Petra News Agency - Jordan, Russia cooperate in Small Modular Reactors
  • New London Day - Dominion critiques state consultant's preliminary report on Millstone - Benjamin Kail
  • Northumberland News - Port Hope Area Initiative begins moving waste - Todd McEwen
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland lab's detector could be science breakthrough of the year, with your help - Annette Cary
  • Paso Robles Press, CA - City managers express disappointment - Beth Giuffre
  • Roswell Daily Record - Deep repositories not necessary
  • CTV News - Bruce Power fined $110,000 over worker's critical injury
  • CBS St. Louis - Top 10 List Of EPA's Worst Superfund Sites Includes West Lake Landfill
  • NRDC.org - Week 46: Trump Shrinks Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante–and Gains Lawsuits - Brian Palmer
  • NBC Sandiego - Questions Still Linger About San Onofre Shutdown Costs - Gene Cubbison
  • Oak Ridger - Special meeting Friday (today) on UPF lines - Ben Pounds
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's exports to US fall by 79% - Fatih Karimov
  • NHK World - Hibakusha arrive in Oslo for Nobel Prize ceremony
  • Press TV - Two killed, 25 injured as Israeli air strike, artillery shells hit Gaza

    Friday, December 08, 2017

  • San Diego Reader - Cleanup on Sweetwater Marsh--Farmers, gunpowder manufacturer, heavy industry fouled wetland - Marty Graham
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Official: WIPP deficiencies stem from lack of funds - Rebecca Moss
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP air system to cost about $400M, complete by 2022 - Adrian C Hedden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Rich: Leaked Document Indicates LANL May Lose Plutonium Pit Production To South Carolina - Mick Rich
  • KUOW Seattle - Hanford To Grout Up Second Tunnel Of Radioactive Waste - Anna King
  • Northwest Public Radio - Hanford Close To Filling Second Radioactive Waste Tunnel With Grout - Anna King
  • Tri-City Herald - It's not yet built, but vit plant already cranking out smiles - Annette Cary
  • Aiken Standard - Document: DOE considering SRS as site to build nuclear weapons components - Thomas Gardiner
  • Beyond Nuclear - U.S. nuclear companies invited to help launch Saudi Arabia's dangerous "Atomic Age"
  • Atomic Heritage Foundation - Preserving and Interpreting the Manhattan Project
  • Bloomberg - Puerto Rico Still Waits for $4.9 Billion From U.S. Treasury - Rebecca Spalding
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Court Bypasses Zuma as It Demands Prosecutor Exit - Amogelang Mbatha
  • Reuters - U.S. presses Russia to comply with nuclear missile treaty - Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - Funding nuclear project could hit Polish utilities' ratings: Fitch - Agnieszka Barteczko and Anna Koper
  • Reuters - New head of U.S. energy agency seeks delay of coal, nuclear rule - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Russia says ready for talks with U.S. to try to save arms pact - Maria Kiselyova
  • Reuters - U.S. EPA chief says may launch public climate debate in January - Valerie Volcovici
  • Pravda.ru - Atmosphere above Russia contaminated with radioactive substance
  • Moscow Times - Russia Denies It Is the Source of Radioactive Cloud Over Europe
  • TASS - Satellite that burnt in atmosphere blamed for ruthenium-106 discharge
  • World Nuclear News - US funds to support advanced nuclear technology development
  • World Nuclear News - UK fusion researchers welcome government support
  • Toledo Blade - Local mayors oppose proposed Canadian nuclear waste plan - Tom Henry
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea strives to build up nuclear decommissioning industry - Kim Eun-jung
  • NRDC.org - Christie's Last-Minute Nuclear Bailout Plans for New Jersey - Dale Bryk
  • IAEA - Safety of Spent Fuel Management and Radioactive Waste Management: Workshop Promotes Adherence to International Convention - Amelia Paula Chirtes, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • Financial Times - UK nuclear sector vows to cut construction cost by 30% - Andrew Ward and Peggy Hollinger in London
  • BBC - Old Ford Cortina aids nuclear reactor work at Dounreay - Steven McKenzie
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Mahlobo could release scaled-down nuclear plan next week - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - SA to scale down nuclear expansion plan - energy minister
  • SA Independent - Reviewed integrated resource plan gets approved - Siseko Njobeni
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Clean-Energy Finance Has Ground to a Halt: Chart - Paul Burkhardt
  • Independent Barents Observer - In 2023, the risky part of Andreeva Bay nuclear cleanup starts - Thomas Nilsen
  • IAEA - IAEA Organizes Workshop on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage for Newcomer Countries in Africa - Andrea Gioia, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • The Engineer UK - UK government announces support for next-generation nuclear technologies
  • Total Croatia News - Part of World's Most Advanced Nuclear Fusion Project to Be Located in Croatia? - Vedran Pavlic
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Activist group and Coastal Commission spar over nuclear waste at San Onofore - Rob Nikolewski
  • The State, SC - SCANA, regulators trade jabs over whether second critical report was kept secret - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Confidential Westinghouse report details early faults with nuclear projects - Andrew Brown
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Anti-nuke NGOs fear the worst - Amanda Watson
  • Business Facilities - Meltdown: Can the U.S. nuclear power industry be revived?
  • Markets Insider - New shield building panels placed at Vogtle nuclear expansion - Source: Georgia Power
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan needs more nuclear plants, says Keidanren chair - Hirotaka Yamaguchi
  • London Times - Hitachi will stop Anglesey nuclear plant funds without deal - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • NJ Spotlight - Opinion: Zero-Emission Credits Aren't Just for Nuclear Power - R. William Potter
  • E&E Daily - ENDANGERMENT FINDING: Pruitt discredits non-agency science. That claim lost in court - Chelsea Harvey
  • E&E Daily - ALEC: Kerfuffle exposes conservative split on climate science - Zack Colman
  • The Hill - Overnight Energy: EPA chief commits to replacing Obama climate rule | New chairman takes over at energy regulator | Senate confirms two environment nominees - Timothy Cama and Devin Henry
  • Energy Live News - South west England 'to see nuclear contracts worth £50bn' - Jonny Bairstow
  • Queensland Times - Don't dismiss nuclear energy idea - Jim Stewart, Tarragindi
  • KWQC Davenport, IA - Exelon to test sirens at nuclear plant in Cordova
  • Bloomberg BNA - New Chair Joins Energy Regulator as Decision on Coal Plan Nears - Rebecca Kern
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Georgia energy regulators may move up decision on Plant Vogtle (Video) - Dave Williams
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 54km W of Yonakuni, Japan
  • Yonhap News - KEPCO CEO retires after securing top bidder status in British nuclear project - ejkim@yna.co.kr
  • London Times - Double setback casts big shadow over mini reactors - Emily Gosden
  • RT - Russia ready to help Japan clean up Fukushima disaster
  • BBC - Union members at Dounreay balloted on strike
  • Mainichi Daily - Disappearing 'hibakusha' the biggest challenge faced by nuclear disarmament conferences
  • Xinhua News - China says DPRK, U.S. should solve problems through talks - FederalNewsRadio
  • Federal News Radio - Agency-wide audit of Defense Department begins - Eric White
  • New Indian Express - Tamil Nadu unable to realise full power from Kudankulam, says Electricity Minister P Thangamani
  • The Chattanoogan - Watts Bar Unit 2 Returns To Service After Successful First Refueling Outage
  • Iran Focus - Tillerson: The US Will Keep up Pressure on Iran Over Nuclear Deal
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Remediation contract to be extended - James Folker
  • Oak Ridger - City proposes alternative electrical project
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Three military ideas for dealing with North Korea
  • IAEA - Japan Hosts IAEA Training Course on Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development - Matthew Van Sickle, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Elisabeth Dyck , IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Platts - French prompt power prices boosted by cold temps, nuclear delays
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Activists challenge approval of storage site
  • Greentech Media - Georgia Regulators May Decide Vogtle's Fate Before Year's End--The implications of the tax bill could shorten a decision timeline for the nuclear power project - Emma Foehringer Merchant
  • PR Newswire - New shield building panels placed at Vogtle nuclear expansion - Georgia Power
  • Brussels Times - N-VA to oppose any energy pact scrapping nuclear plants by 2025 - Maria Novak
  • London Free Press - Sarnia mayor weighs in after auditor's less-than- glowing review of provincial preparedness - Randy Richmond
  • Republic Report - Utility regulators receive free travel to secretive beach conference organized by Julia Johnson, board member of utility companies - Matthew Kasper
  • New Haven Register - Millstone owner submits plant's financial data to Connecticut regulators - Luther Turmelle
  • Hartford Business Journal - Regulators reviewing Millstone's secret financials - Matt Pilon
  • Record Gazette, Banning, CA - Lockheed test site may reopen again to the public - James Folmer
  • Business Day, South Africa - WATCH: Is there anyone keen to invest in SA's energy sector?
  • Nippon Communications Foundation - Preserving the Hibakusha Legacy: Project in Hiroshima Aims to Keep Testimonies of Atomic Bomb Survivors Alive - Masuda Miki
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford vapors trial could be delayed to 3 years after suit was filed - Annette Cary
  • IAEA - Justified Use of Radiation in Focus at Next Week's Conference on Radiation Protection in Medicine - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Radiation Inactivation of Bio-Hazards Using High-Powered Electron Beam Accelerators (F23033) - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Press TV - UK foreign secretary due in Iran for key talks
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc. FR Document: 2017-26490 Citation: 82 FR 57974 PDF Pages 57974-57975
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas LLC, Standardized NUHOMS Horizontal Modular Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1004, Renewal of Initial Certificate and Amendment Nos. 1 Through 11 and 13, Revision 1, and 14 FR Document: 2017-26508 Citation: 82 FR 57819 PDF Pages 57819-57821
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Acquisition Regulation FR Document: 2017-26511 Citation: 82 FR 58030 PDF Page 58030
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Clarification of Protection and Safety Monitoring System Interdivisional Cables in Auxiliary Building Fire Areas FR Document: 2017-26512 Citation: 82 FR 58028 PDF Pages 58028-58030
  • Presidential Documents - Proclamation Bears Ears National Monument; Modification (Proc. 9681) FR Document: 2017-26709 Citation: 82 FR 58081 PDF Pages 58081-58087
  • Presidential Documents - Proclamation Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument; Modification (Proc. 9682) FR Document: 2017-26714 Citation: 82 FR 58089 PDF Pages 58089-58096

    Thursday, December 07, 2017

  • Aiken Standard - SRS advisory board could ask DOE to examine nuclear waste classes - Thomas Gardiner
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL earns $7M bonus for waste cleanup; award lower than last year - Rebecca Moss
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - EM's Los Alamos Field Office Awards Contractor 84 Percent of Available Fee - Carol A. Clark
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Would Expedite Permit Reviews for Drilling in Alaska's Arctic Refuge - Alex Nussbaum
  • Bloomberg - Patagonia Sues Trump Over Bears Ears Monument - Andrew M Harris
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Energy Storage Surges 46% Led by Big Project in Windy Texas - Brian Eckhouse
  • Reuters - Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital, reversing longtime U.S. policy - Steve Holland, Maayan Lubell
  • Reuters - U.S. energy office gets new chairman as nuclear, coal vote looms - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - South Africa to scale down nuclear expansion plan: energy minister - Alexander Winning
  • Reuters - Britain to provide funding for mini-nuclear plant research - Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - South Africa to proceed with nuclear power expansion - energy minister - Alexander Winning
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Daily Telegraph - Nuclear windfall for new technologies - but concerns over cost persist - Jillian Ambrose
  • World Nuclear News - UK to support 'next-generation' nuclear technology
  • World Nuclear News - Kepco named preferred bigger for UK's NuGen
  • World Nuclear News - Russia starts up Rostov 4 reactor
  • World Nuclear News - UK nuclear industry unveils Sector Deal proposals
  • World Nuclear News - Uranium suppliers respond to production cuts
  • Wall Street Journal - Nuclear Explosions for the Betterment of Mankind?
  • Hudson Valley One - Nuclear war, Part II - Bob Berman
  • Daily Mail - Bill for new Hinkley Point nuclear power station hits £20bn...and may go even higher after warning project may be delayed by 15 months - James Salmon
  • eNews Channel Africa - SA to proceed with nuclear power expansion: Mahlobo
  • Business Day, South Africa - Organisations says the Africa Energy Indaba is 'not legitimate' - Ernest Mabuza
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Zuma promises 'seamless' ANC transition at energy indaba that sidesteps IRP debate - Terence Creamer
  • The Guardian - Power from mini nuclear plants 'would cost more than from large ones' - Adam Vaughan
  • Al Jazeera - Iranian MP: 'Nuclear weapons have no place in Iran's strategy' - Zein Basravi
  • Charleston Post and Courier - State senators file bills in face of $9 billion nuclear fiasco in South Carolina - Andrew Brown
  • The State, SC - How South Carolina can turn nuclear failure into opportunity - Jonas Monast and Nathan Richardson
  • The State, SC - Regulators had 'heightened' concern about doomed nuclear plant years before shutdown - Sammy Fretwell and Avery G. Wilks
  • EurasiaNet.org - Armenia Debates Shift Away From Nuclear Power
  • IPS - Post-Nuclear Nightmares Still Linger Over Pacific Islands - Thalif Deen
  • WDIV Detroit - Fermi 2 nuclear power plant back to full power after repair - Associated Press
  • Toledo Blade - Fermi 2 nuclear plant returns to full power
  • Asia Times - 'Reactors for future Chinese nuclear carriers' put on show
  • NJ Spotlight - Christie Hints He Might Sign Bill to Subsidize PSEG's Nuclear Plants - Tom Johnson
  • Asia Times - Millions in Tokyo to participate in nuke evacuation drills from next year
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Vogtle's fate tied to federal tax package - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Marietta Daily Journal, GA - Analysts: End Plant Vogtle expansion unless changes made - Ricky Leroux
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: A $5.2 billion reason Georgia politicians should listen now - Matt Kempner
  • Business Day South Africa - Zuma insists nuclear build process will be open and transparent - Bekezela Phakathi
  • Washington Post - Pipeline agency at full strength as energy decision looms - Associated Press
  • E&E Daily - PEOPLE: Glick dips into FERC to staff his office - Rod Kuckro
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA, Santee Cooper miss out on $171 million by cashing in nuclear settlement early - Thad Moore
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Kepco takes lead to buy Toshiba UK nuclear unit NuGen - Kenichi Yamada
  • BBC - Moorside nuclear plant builder set be South Korea's Kepco
  • Korea Times - KEPCO chief concludes daunting task before resignation - Jhoo Dong-chan
  • Yonhap News - KEPCO chief to resign amid heightened prospect of winning nuclear deal in UK
  • Arirang News - KEPCO selected as top bidder for UK nuclear project Updated: 2017-12-07 12:05:07 KST - cpxstatic@gmail.com
  • BusinessKorea - Amid Nuclear Phase-out Policy--KEPCO Selected as Preferred Bidder for Acquisition of Toshiba's NuGen Shares - Jung Min-hee
  • Financial Times - Kepco beats CGN to become preferred bidder for NuGen - Andrew Ward in London and Song Jung-a in Seoul
  • CBC Canada - Search narrowed for place to store used nuclear fuel - Colin Perkel
  • Xinhua News - Over-interpretation of nuclear advisory unnecessary: authorities
  • Sudbury.com, Ontario - Letter: Cut the power on surplus nuclear generation - Jack Gibbons, Chair, Ontario Clean Air Alliance, Toronto
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - UK Government unveil £4million nuclear feasibility project - Written by David McPhee
  • Sputnik News - Russia: India's Nuclear Supplier Group Status Can't be Linked to Pakistan's
  • The Hindu - Back India's entry into NSG, China told - Suhasini Haidar
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $30 Million Investment in Advanced Nuclear Technology
  • Times of India - 'Small wins can't redeem huge flaws of nuke plant' - Poovulagin Nanbargal
  • Blackpool Gazette - Nuclear industry chips in £4.3bn to Fylde economy - Tim Gavell
  • New Europe - NATO's Sec. Gen. says 5+1 nuclear deal must be decoupled from Iran's state-sponsored terrorism
  • Bellona - Chernobyl's nuclear wasteland primed for solar power explosion - Charles Digges
  • Denver Post - Editorial: A lump of coal for the solar industry--The Trump administration is wrong to back tariffs on solar cells while subsidizing coal and nuclear power
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - Public comments open on NPD reactor closure - Stephen Uhler
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Eskom board to be announced on Friday - Bianca Capazorio
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 111km NE of Thang, India
  • IAEA - Strengthening Links With a New Member State: IAEA Mission to Turkmenistan Explores New Areas of Cooperation - M. Krause, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • NHK World - Fukushima to scale down radiation tests on rice
  • NHK World - 3/11 survivors may struggle to repay loans
  • Mainichi Daily - Many children diagnosed with thyroid cancer after 3.11 disasters, families still worried
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Zuma could lift the lid on possible 'nuclear deal' - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Yonhap News - Lawmaker says Moon, Xi share understanding on 'freeze for freeze' idea to resolve N.K. nuclear issue
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Draft Fiscal Year 2018 through Fiscal Year 2022 Strategic Plan FR Document: 2017-26387 Citation: 82 FR 57731 PDF Page 57731
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Meetings: Regional Energy Resource Council FR Document: 2017-26365 Citation: 82 FR 57813 PDF Pages 57813-57814
  • RTO Insider - DOE: German Energy Struggles Sparked NOPR--Powelson Promises 'Defensible' Decision - Rory D. Sweeney
  • Blackburn News - Greenpeace Urges Province To Update Nuclear Response Plans - Janice MacKay
  • East County Magazine, San Diego CA - Navy to Coastal Commission: "You have No Jurisdiction" to Dump Nuclear Waste at Beach
  • American Chemical Society - Review of The Scientific Understanding of Radioactive Waste at The U.S. DOE Hanford Site - Reid A Peterson, Edgar C Buck, Jaehun Chun, Richard C. Daniel, Daniel L. Herting, Eugene S. Ilton, Gregg J Lumetta, and Sue B. Clark
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Pruitt says EPA will have a decision on West Lake cleanup in January - Chuck Raasch
  • Blackburn News - Huron Kinloss and South Bruce Shortlisted For Nuclear Fuel Storage - Janice MacKay
  • Thunder Bay News Watch - Ignace, Manitouwadge still in running for nuclear waste repository - Leith Dunick
  • Georgia Tech Campus Calendar - What To Do About Nuclear Waste: Expert Panel

    Wednesday, December 06, 2017

  • EurekAlert - Mainz physicists propose a new method for monitoring nuclear waste - Johannes Gutenberg, Universitaet Mainz
  • National Interest - Merkava: Israel's Super Tank (and Perhaps the World's Best?) - Sebastien Roblin
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Report shows LANL competing with South Carolina site for pit production beyond 2026 - Rebecca Moss
  • UT The Daily Texan - The UT System's bid for Los Alamos is an accident waiting to happen - Spencer Buckner
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Officials talk WIPP's future at town hall meeting - Adrian C Hedden
  • Tri-City Herald - Second Hanford tunnel at risk of collapse; DOE has a plan to prevent it - Annette Cary
  • National Interest - Misusing Intelligence to Sell Conflict with Iran - Paul Pillar
  • YouTube - A Day in the Life: Groundwater Sampling at the NNSS - NNSANevada
  • DOE:NNSS - Groundwater Characterization
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 26 | Dec. 5, 2017
  • FAIR.org - 'This Is Very Much a US/Saudi War on Yemen' - Janine Jackson
  • Bloomberg - Biggest U.S. Nuclear Owner Exelon Invests in Storage Startup - Brian Eckhouse
  • Bloomberg - Chinese Newspaper Near North Korea Offers Advice on Surviving Nuclear Attack - Fox Hu
  • Bloomberg - One Trump Buzzword to Seal Fate of $700 Billion Power Trade - Naureen S Malik, Mark Chediak, and Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Balance of Power: Trump Defies 70 Years of U.S. Policy on Jerusalem - Kathleen Hunter
  • Reuters - 'Good to go': Top Trump aide gave inaugural day ok to nuclear plan - congressman - Jonathan Landay, Warren Strobel
  • Reuters - U.S. energy chief says to start negotiations on nuclear pact with Riyadh - Rania El Gamal
  • Reuters - ITER nuclear fusion project faces delay over Trump budget cuts - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Netanyahu says Israel expanding Middle East ties, but not with Iran - Dan Williams
  • Reuters - Britain urges U.S. to come forward with Mideast peace plan - Robin Emmott
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Baupost expected to make quick profit in Westinghouse bankruptcy- sources - Jessica DiNapoli, Tom Hals
  • Reuters - Iran denies U.S. accusation of destabilizing the region - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Chinese state media tells readers how to survive a nuclear attack - Christian Shepherd
  • The Guardian - Korean energy firm rescues UK's Moorside nuclear power project - Adam Vaughan
  • Daily Telegraph - South Korea's Kepco beats Chinese in Moorside nuclear race - Jillian Ambrose
  • Financial Times - S. Korea's KEPCO named preferred bidder for Toshiba's UK nuclear unit - Andrew Ward
  • Reuters UK - South Korea's KEPCO picked as preferred bidder for UK nuclear project - Jane Chung
  • Cumbria Crack - Moorside news very welcome
  • The Guardian - Iter nuclear fusion project reaches key halfway milestone - Fiona Harvey
  • Washington Post - Georgia regulatory staff calls the last U.S. nuclear construction project uneconomic - Steven Mufson
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Toshiba to accelerate payments on Plant Vogtle - Dave Williams
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba to Speed $1.5 Billion Payment to Southern on Nuke Plant - Mark Chediak
  • Augusta Chronicle - Agreement reached to give Georgia Power all remaining payments on Vogtle reactors by Dec. 15 - Tom Corwin
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Vogtle owner to get cash settlement from Toshiba - Kristi E. Swartz
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba to complete Vogtle parent guarantee payments
  • World Nuclear News - French regulator approves Tricastin restart
  • World Nuclear News - L3 MAPPS to provide more simulators to EDF Energy
  • WRDW-TV Augusta - Should construction continue at Plant Vogtle? - Kelly Wiley
  • Japan Times - Abolishing nuclear weapons could progress 'really quickly': Nobel winner
  • The Week UK - Millions of Tokyo residents to take part in nuclear drills
  • Sputnik News - Fearing North Korean Missiles, Tokyo Plans Mass Evacuation Drills for Early 2018
  • Daily Telegraph - 'The threat is very real': Millions in Tokyo to take part in North Korean nuclear attack exercise - Julian Ryall, in Tokyo
  • POWERmag - New Jersey Considers Nuclear Subsidies for PSEG Plants - Sonal Patel
  • The Local France - Smoke at French nuclear site forces 200 to evacuate - AFP
  • RT - 200 evacuated over smoke at French nuclear site
  • Western Mail - Nuclear firm defends plans to dump radioactive mud off Cardiff - calling critics 'alarmist' - Anna Lewis
  • Japan Times - Nuclear reactor operator submits 30-year plan to scrap trouble-prone Monju facility
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Operator submits 30-yr plan to scrap trouble-prone Monju reactor in Japan
  • Kincardine News Ontario - Huron-Kinloss, South Bruce continue with three other communities in nuclear fuel storage studies
  • Bellona - Kola plant director stumps for new nuclear capacity that no one needs - Charles Digges
  • Kyodo News - Ex-envoy calls for U.S.-N Korea talks over nuke issue
  • Seeking Alpha - Fluor wins refurbishment contract for Ontario nuclear power plant - Carl Surran,
  • International Business Times UK - China wants to revive Cold War era nuclear tech to power cheap next-gen drones and warships - India Ashok
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Electric cooperatives want recognition from S.C. lawmakers on nuclear plant failure - Andrew Brown
  • Newser - North Korean Defectors Reveal 'Ghost Disease' Back Home - Jenn Gidman
  • Delano Luxembourg - Schools & nuclear power: 13 new petitions open for signature - Jess Bauldry
  • Philippine News - Chernobyl's Animal Mutations Shed Light on the Impact of Nuclear Releases - Anne Marie Helmenstine, Ph.D.
  • Mainichi Daily - Recognition as nuclear power a premise for N. Korea to sit for dialogue
  • Mainichi Daily - Atomic energy agency submits Monju reactor decommissioning plan
  • Power Technology - Fluor wins contract for Darlington nuclear station refurbishment
  • Energy Business Review - Fluor bags refurbishment contract for Darlington nuclear power plant in Canada
  • Kenya Star - Kenya to set up nuclear power plant in 2024 - Cynthia Ilako
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Seoul Completes Checkups on Defectors from N. Korea's Nuke Site
  • Daily Energy Insider - Reps. Upton, Johnson request reform of international civil nuclear trade authorizations speed - Chris Galford
  • Utility Dive - PSEG CEO: Salem, Hope Creek nukes will close absent subsidies - Peter Maloney
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Zuma could lift the lid on possible 'nuclear deal' - Yolandi Groenewald
  • BelTA - Rosatom to help train 600 specialists for Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - On-the-job training for Belarusian nuclear industry students in Russia, Europe
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Report on V.C. Summer reactors projected far higher costs
  • Xinhua News - UAE, U.S. join hands in strategic energy use
  • Gulf Today - US pledges cooperation in civilian nuclear power sector
  • KBS WORLD Radio - S. Korea Doubts N. Korea's Ability to Launch Nuclear ICBM
  • SA Independent - Letter: Nuclear deal is a faith issue – fight itNuclear deal is a faith issue – fight it - Natasha Adonis, SAFCEI
  • IAEA - Strengthening Links With a New Member State: IAEA Mission to Turkmenistan Explore New Areas of Cooperation - M. Krause, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Asbury Park Press - EDITORIAL: Short-circuit PSE&G nuclear subsidy
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to export nuclear reactor evaluation program to France
  • Jerusalem Post - Netanyahu: 'We have to act now against Iran' - Tovah Lazaroff
  • Indian Express - Bangladesh's Rooppur N-project: Russia may leverage Indian assistance in manpower training - Anil Sasi
  • Economic Times - 'Kudankulam plant can withstand Fukushima-like disaster'
  • Indian Express - Chances of India-Pakistan conventional war inconceivable due to mutually assured destruction: Expert
  • East Bay Times - Letter: Livermore Lab testing increase shouldn't be OK'd - Valeria Salamanca, Tracy
  • Deccan Chronicle - KKNPP feeds 2,000 Mwe to grid in one day - M Aruloli
  • Aiken Standard - Ex-SRS employee wants community to know there is health help - Colin Demarest
  • Baltic Times - Lithuania concerned over Astravyets N-plant plan B - daily
  • St. Charles Herald Guide, Boutte, LA - Trump appoints Luling native to key energy role - Anna Thibodeaux
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - JAEA submits plan to decommission Monju
  • Korea Herald - [Exclusive] Kepco selected as preferred bidder for Moorside nuclear project - Shim Woo-hyun
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Romania's Cernavoda NPP Unit 2 to be disconnected from grid Thursday - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • CTV News - Then there were five: Search narrowed for place to store used nuclear fuel - Colin Perkel
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russia mulls additional two nuclear icebreakers
  • Los Alamos Monitor - More study needed on nuclear pit production
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Safety Review at Oskarshamn Nuclear Power Plant in Sweden - Oskarshamn Sweden
  • Kenya Star - Editorial: Wind, geothermal, solar cheaper than nuclear
  • BelTA - About 130 foreign specialists employed at Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • DMA/DVIDS - Fort Lee, VA: Nuclear-capable cannon makes its Fort Lee debut
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Seth Meyers roasts Perry's plan to save nuclear, coal - Hannah Northey
  • Truthout - Interview: Daniel Ellsberg Reveals He Was a Nuclear War Planner, Warns of Nuclear Winter and Global Starvation Daniel Ellsberg Reveals He Was a Nuclear War Planner, Warns of Nuclear Winter and Global Starvation - Amy Goodman and Juan González
  • Energy Bangla - Experts Call For More Nuclear Research Facilities In Bangladesh - Rafiqul Bashar/Ritu Sharma
  • Vice Media - Inside the clean-up of Chernobyl, the world's worst nuclear disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - Monju set to be decommissioned by FY47 if there are no hitches
  • York Dispatch - TMI siren test scheduled Thursday - Lindsay C VanAsdalan, York Dispatch
  • Newsweek - Fake News Is Bad Enough. But Fake Science Is Even More Dangerous - Henry I. Miller
  • Lacey Patch - Siren Tests At Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant Go Off Without A Hitch - Patricia A. Miller
  • Albuquerque Journal - Ex-Sandia Labs worker admits role in fraud case - Maddy Hayden
  • Berkeley Independent, SC - Letter: Santee Cooper a valuable community partner - Michael A. Lockliear, Mayor
  • Construction Index UK - Giant stones delivered to Hinkley Point
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 34km NW of Pipalkoti, India
  • IAEA - Chile Hosts Second IAEA Occupational Radiation Protection Appraisal Service - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Advanced Radiation Technology Institute (ARTI), an IAEA Collaborating Centre in The Republic of Korea, Signs Redesignation Agreement - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - NEW FAO/IAEA CRP: Stable Isotopes Help Trace Bird Migrations to Investigate the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (D32034) - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - IAEA and UN Environment Partnership: Over 40 Years of Collaboration to Improve Monitoring of Marine Pollution - Sarah Jones Couture, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nagasaki-based English journal on nuclear issues published online - Roy K. Akagawa
  • NHK World - Monju operator presents decommissioning plan
  • Press TV - 'US, EU credibility at risk over JCPOA'
  • Press TV - Hamas: Israel has no land to claim 'capital'
  • Xinhua News - Ukraine postpones Chernobyl reactor safety cover
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Requests for Comments: Proposed Revisions to Environmental Qualification of Mechanical and Electrical Equipment FR Document: 2017-26256 Citation: 82 FR 57625 PDF Pages 57625-57626
  • Tokyo Reporter - Mid-tier contractor Hazama Ando accused of fraud in Fukushima decontamination
  • Hindu Business Line - India, Japan to form working group on civil nuke deal - Nayanima Basu
  • Toronto Star - Elliot Lake and Blind River area ruled out as suitable site for nuclear waste bunker - Colin Perkel
  • KPBS - Rad Scientist Episode 4: San Diego Physicist Working Toward New Energy Source For Future Generations - Megan Burke

    Tuesday, December 05, 2017

  • North Jersey News - CIA whistleblower comes to Montclair to discuss book - Ricardo Kaulessar
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Responsibilities of managing Los Alamos lab extend far beyond the Hill - Bruce Krasnow
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - More study needed on nuclear pit production - Associated Press
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL FY2017 Hazardous Waste Facility Noncompliance Numbers Decline - Maire O'Neill
  • Forbes blog - Herbert M. Parker and The Making Of The Atomic Bomb - James Conca
  • Bloomberg - Southern Says Toshiba to Speed Up Payments for Nuclear Project - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Europe's Biggest Utility Bets on Italy Green Power Revival - Chiara Albanese and Giovanni Salzano
  • Bloomberg - How to Spy on Kim Jong Un's Nuclear Plans From 6,000 Miles Away - Kristine Servando
  • Reuters - Russia says ready to exert influence on North Korea: RIA - Vladimir Soldatkin
  • Reuters - France to reduce share of nuclear in power mix 'asap': minister - Geert De Clercq
  • MIT Tech - On 75th anniversary of first nuclear fission reactor, MIT stages tribute to seminal experiment - David L. Chandler
  • NDTV - From Cold Siberia, Uranium Comes For Kudankulam Atomic Plants - Pallava Bagla
  • EcoWatch - Is This Nuclear Plant to Blame for Soaring Thyroid Cancer Rates in New York? - Joseph Mangano
  • South China Morning Post - UN adopts Japan's nuke abolition motion, but support down
  • South China Morning Post - China hopes cold war nuclear energy tech will power warships, drones - Stephen Chen
  • LobeLog - Nuclear Russia Scares The World (Again) - Tatyana Ivanova
  • WHYY - N.J. nuclear plant operator seeking state subsidy - Phil Gregory
  • NJ TV - PSEG to close nuclear plants without subsidies from Trenton - Brenda Flanagan
  • NJ Spotlight - Lawmakers Start to Hash Out Granting Nuclear Subsidies to PSEG - Tom Johnson
  • PR Newswire - New Jersey lawmakers can protect consumers by rejecting unfair subsidies for nuclear plants - American Petroleum Institute
  • Xinhua News - DPRK blasts U.S.-S. Korea joint air force exercises as "extremely reckless"
  • The Observer, Dunkirk, NY - Safety in the nuclear agreement - Christina Nelson Scherman
  • Business Day South Africa - Necsa unit shut down due to safety violations - Tamar Kahn
  • Yonhap News - N.K. leader may make official completion of 'nuke force' in New Year's message: Seoul
  • Xinhua News - China pleased to see constructive UN role on Korean Peninsula nuclear issue
  • Houston Chronicle - OpEd: The obscure federal agency that soon could raise your electric bill: 5 questions answered on FERCThe obscure federal agency that soon could raise your electric bill: 5 questions answered on FERC - Joshua D. Rhodes, University of Texas at Austin
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Public Utility Commission says Entergy can't confront state's VY experts - Mike Faher
  • Business Day South Africa - Scientists urge the use of geothermal energy - Tony Carnie
  • BBC - Hinkley Point C: Opposing views over mud toxicity claims
  • Lexology - NRC Discontinues Rulemaking on Prompt Remediation During Plant Operations - Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - Patrick questions Kimba decision - Kathrine Catanzariti
  • Kazakh-tv - Kazakhstan's tokamak is underway for second stage
  • MENAFN - Iran can no longer be unilaterally bound by JCPOA - official
  • World Nuclear News - Next Vogtle hearings to begin
  • World Nuclear News - Russia readies for launch of Leningrad and Rostov units
  • Herald Scotland - Nuclear power generates £1 billion a year and supports 12,000 jobs, says report
  • Cumbria Mail - VIDEO: First look inside National College for Nuclear
  • Business Daily Kenya - Kenya plans to set up first nuclear plant by 2027 - Collins Omulo
  • Press of Atlantic City - Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station testing sirens at noon - Waldy Diez
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: U.K. to subsidize small reactors
  • BelTA - Belarusian specialists may help build nuclear power plant in Russia's Kursk Oblast
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Oswego power plants to test emergency warning sirens today - Sarah Moses
  • WHTM/ABC27, Harrisburg, PA - Three Mile Island to Test Sirens - Griff Benner
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Sees Significant Improvements to Belgian Regulatory Framework and Identifies Areas for Further Enhancement - Brussels Belgium
  • The State, SC - It would have cost $4.7 billion more to complete SC reactors, regulators say - Sammy Fretwell
  • Aiken Standard - CAB to discuss nuclear material, waste management - Thomas Gardiner
  • Financial Express - Kudankulam nuclear units generate full 2,000 MW capacity
  • BBC - Hinkley Point's Cardiff Bay toxic mud claim 'alarmist' - Steffan Messenger
  • Southeast Energy News - Georgia's nuclear project may be canceled if it remains 'uneconomic' - Brye Steeves
  • The Conversation US - The obscure federal agency that soon could raise your electric bill: 5 questions answered on FERC - Joshua D. Rhodes
  • All Things Nuclear - Did Pilots See North Korea's Missile Fail during Reentry? - David Wright, Co-Director and Senior Scientist
  • All Things Nuclear - Like Bonnie Tyler, NRC is Holding Out for a HERO - Dave Lochbaum, Director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • DOE - Departments of Energy & Commerce Co-chair Third Meeting of U.S.-Mexico Energy Business Council
  • DOE - The U.S. and Saudi Arabia Committed to Advancing Research and Collaboration in Clean Fossil Fuels and Carbon Management
  • NAS - Project Update: Supplemental Treatment of Low-Activity Waste at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 122km SSW of Firuzabad, Iran
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 8km NE of Hotaka, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 24km SSE of Ishikawa, Japan
  • IAEA - IAEA and UN Environment Partnership: Over 40 Years of Collaboration to Improve Monitoring of Marine Pollution - Sarah Jones Couture, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear has 'clear role to play' in UK Industrial Strategy
  • NHK World - Two earthquakes strike Japan
  • Japan Times - U.N. adopts Japan's nuke abolition motion, but perception of backpedaling in Tokyo lingers
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - U.N. adopts Japan-led N-ban resolution with less support
  • Mainichi Daily - Editorial: Anxious Japan must be bridge-builder between nuclear, non-nuclear states
  • Mainichi Daily - UN adopts Japan's nuke abolition motion, but support down
  • Bellona - Norwegian editor banned by Moscow vows to fight his case in Russia's Supreme Court - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - PressTV-US should abide by Iran nuclear deal: Mogherini
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-26284 Citation: 82 FR 57433 PDF Page 57433
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-25901 Citation: 82 FR 57469 PDF Pages 57469-57478 (10 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-25390 Citation: 82 FR 57478 PDF Pages 57478-57484
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-26270 Citation: 82 FR 57468 PDF Page 57468
  • UPI - Iran's growing power could be explosive - Ed Blanche, The Arab Weekly
  • Forbes blog - Radioactive Waste and The Hidden Costs Of The Cold War - David Rainbow, Assistant Professor, Honors College, University of Houston
  • Sofia News Agency - Nuclear Threat is not Coming Just from North Korea
  • NHK World - Safety of Fukushima food known less overseas
  • Mainichi Daily - Delicacies from disaster-hit areas on the menu for Tokyo IOC banquet
  • Centralia Chronicle - Senators Murray, Cantwell Highlight Milestone in Hanford Cleanup
  • Middle East Monitor - Russia to build nuclear fuel depot in Egypt
  • Port Lincoln Times - Nuclear future - Terry Krieg, Port Lincoln
  • Fiji Times - 'We're the issue'

    Monday, December 04, 2017

  • West Hawaii Today - Depleted uranium gets deeper look - Tom Callis
  • New Atlas - Mars and beyond: Modular nuclear reactors set to power next wave of deep space exploration - David Szondy
  • Ventura County Star - Don't destroy Santa Susana Lab site - Stuart Waldman
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Proposed EPA cuts could hit state hard - Rebecca Moss
  • Sky Valley Chronicle, Spokane, WA - The Toxic Waste Site In Your Backyard--Many Americans don't know what they are living on or next to - Rex D. Cain
  • Bloomberg - America Crowns a New Pollution King - Tom Randall
  • Bloomberg - Trump to Shrink Utah Monuments Holding Artifacts and Minerals - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Reuters - Uranium producers surge after Kazakhstan's output cut - John Benny
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-France, Germany want Iran to reverse ballistic missile programme - John Irish
  • Reuters - U.S. firms invited to bid for Saudi nuclear plants - Stephen Kalin, Rania El Gamal
  • Reuters - Russia to start registering some foreign media as 'foreign agents' this week: RIA - Maria Kiselyova
  • Reuters - France should know that Iran's missiles are not negotiable: spokesman - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - U.N. chief urges end to air, ground assaults in Yemen - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - South Korea, U.S. launch air drills amid North Korean warnings of nuclear war - Christine Kim, Philip Wen
  • teleSUR - U.S. 'Dome' of Nuclear Waste in Enewetak Atoll Wreaking Havoc on Indigenous People
  • All Things Nuclear - Chinese Military Strategy: A Work in Progress - Gregory Kulacki, China Project Manager and Senior Analyst
  • Foreign Affairs - What We Really Know About North Korea's Nuclear Weapons--and What We Don't Yet Know for Sure - Siegfried S. Hecker
  • Financial Times - The costs of nuclear secrecy - Nick Butler
  • Daily Telegraph - Fears over future of 'baby nuke' power station development in the UK - Alan Tovey
  • Axios - Exclusive: Coal and nuclear firms seek billions in new tax credits - Amy Harder
  • Utility Dive - Executive of the Year: Chris Crane, CEO of Exelon - Larry Pearl
  • Al Jazeera America - How US citizens were first nuclear bomb victims - Heidi Zhou-Castro
  • EurActiv - Lifetime extension of nuclear plants is big problem of EU's nuclear power sector - Johanna Greuter
  • Asia-Pacific Diplomat - Russia to Get New Fifth-Generation Nuclear Attacks Sub in 2030s - Franz-Stefan Gady
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Georgia's nuclear project should be canceled like South Carolina's, utility watchdogs say - Thad Moore and Andrew Brown
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Vogtle costs too much for customers to bear, PSC staff says - Kristi E. Swartz
  • NRDC.org - Transitioning Away from Uneconomical Nuclear Power Plants - Dale Bryk, Jackson Morris
  • NRDC.org - Transitioning from Uneconomical Nuclear Power in New Jersey - Dale Bryk
  • The Scotsman - Nuclear power 'contributed £1bn' to Scottish economy in 2016 - Katrine Bussey
  • Business Insider - A former nuclear test site in San Francisco is turning into an $8 billion neighborhood for the middle class – take a look inside - Melia Robinson
  • The Scotsman - £17bn to be spent on North Sea decommissioning by 2025 - Katrine Bussey
  • TASS - Russian, Iranian lawmakers to discuss Syria, nuclear cooperation – MP
  • Utility Dive - Report: Delays on Summer nuke expansion timeline raised costs, 2nd study says - Robert Walton
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Engineers want Mahlobo to cancel 'nukes indaba' - Tony Carnie
  • Johannesburg BizNews - Zuma acolyte Mahlobo holds SA's energy future in his hands, nuclear on the table - Paul Burkhardt
  • BizNis Africa - Renewable energy announcement expected this week - Marubini Raphulu, Hulisani CEO
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Russia Takes Action to Clean Up Soviet Era Nuclear Waste
  • Queensland Times - Community responds to calls for nuclear power generation - Hayden Johnson
  • Energy Live News - UK nuclear worth £6.4bn last year - Jonny Bairstow
  • Cape Cod Times - Nuclear industry wants power to self-assess plants - Christine Legere
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek to test sirens Tuesday - Amanda Oglesby
  • Al Jazeera - China's nuclear arsenal a high-level state secret - Adrian Brown
  • Platts - French nuclear output above 50 GW for first time since February - Andreas Franke
  • Times & Star - Cumbria at centre of North West's £4.3bn civil nuclear sector
  • Cumbria Crack - Centre of Nuclear Excellence welcomes Nuclear Activity Report
  • ESI Africa - Eskom responds to NPO claims on nuclear new build
  • E&E Daily - POLITICS: N.J. legislators study nuclear future in lame-duck session
  • BelTA - Second reactor pressure vessel of Belarusian nuclear power plant installed
  • The Engineer UK - New report highlights civil nuclear's contribution to UK economy
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: 2nd report emerges detailing V.C. Summer flaws
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima dome roof takes shape, but radiation remains high - Chikako Kawahara
  • PS News Canberra - Nuclear Agency honours brightest sparks - ANSTO
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Sees Improved Safety at Polish Research Reactor, Says Work Remains - Warsaw Poland
  • IAEA - Making the Case for Nuclear Power: Why Stakeholder Involvement Matters - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan must persistently act as bridge between nuclear, nonnuclear states
  • Utility Dive - Senate passes tax bill, teeing up mad lobbying rush in conference committee - Gavin Bade
  • Times & Star - Cumbria at centre of North West's £4.3bn civil nuclear sector
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan must persistently act as bridge between nuclear, nonnuclear states
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY POLICY: Coal, nuclear lobbyists set to pitch $70B tax credit - Hannah Northey
  • North Jersey News - PSE&G wants rate increase to subsidize nuclear power - James Nash
  • CBC Canada - Deep River hands control of fire service to nuclear lab
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WEAPONS: DOE struggles to manage labs, waste facilities – IG
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO to halve branches, reassign thousands
  • Oak Ridge Today - City wants to minimize impact of new power lines for Y-12, UPF - John Huotari
  • Daily Energy Insider - NEI supports New York Zero-Emissions Credit program - Kevin Randolph
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: President nukes top office - Roger Briggs, Edenvale
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Security lax at radio-active installations
  • CBC Canada - ANALYSIS: The high cost of cheap electricity--A glut of electric power means rock bottom wholesale prices that leave taxpayers on the hook - Don Pittis
  • Limerick-Royersford-Spring City Patch - Limerick Generating Station To Hold Full Siren Test Monday - Justin Heinze
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides–Eleventh Biennial Update
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 65km SE of Kamaishi, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 29km E of Tsukumi, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 63km ESE of Hengchun, Taiwan
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear has 'clear role to play' in UK Industrial Strategy
  • World Nuclear News - Kazakhstan to cut uranium production
  • Trend News Agency - France, Germany want Iran to reverse ballistic missile program
  • Mainichi Daily - Tepco mulls halving domestic branches to streamline businesses
  • Japan Times - Tepco may halve domestic branches in bid to streamline business operations
  • Jiji Press - Japan to Discuss Whether to Build New Nuclear Reactors
  • Bellona - Drifting oil tanker prompts Arctic icebreaker rescue - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - 'US pressuring countries to stop buying Iran heavy water'
  • Press TV - Israeli PM presses US 'policy community' to kill Iran deal
  • Press TV - Iran obtains technology to produce nuclear batteries
  • Energy Department - Rule Procedures for Determining Eligibility for Access to Classified Matter or Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2017-25257 Citation: 82 FR 57105 PDF Pages 57105-57115 (11 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Clarification of Raceway and Raceway System Designations FR Document: 2017-25966 Citation: 82 FR 57302 PDF Pages 57302-57304
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Sacramento Municipal Utility District; Rancho Seco Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-25975 Citation: 82 FR 57301 PDF Pages 57301-57302

    Sunday, December 03, 2017

  • Hawaii Tribune Herald - Radiation concerns at Pohakuloa revisited: Feds to review issues raised by Kona resident - Tom Callis
  • Albuquerque Journal - Study: LANL may not be best for pit-making - Mark Oswald
  • KOB Albuquerque - Report casts shadow on Los Alamos lab's ability to produce vital nuclear component - David Lynch
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Notice Of Proposed Floodplain Actions At LANL - NNSA News
  • RT - 'Assange shouldn't be confident of protecting WikiLeaks sources' - CIA Chief Pompeo
  • Reuters - Pope decries 'irrational' attitude towards nuclear weapons - Philip Pullella
  • Reuters - RPT-US firms push Washington to restart nuclear pact talks with Riyadh-sources - Reem Shamseddine and Sylvia Westall
  • The Guardian - UK government to release funding for mini nuclear power stations - Adam Vaughan
  • Cyprus Mail - Dramatic shifts in the balance of Middle East power - SM Farid Mirbagheri
  • Global Research - Netanyahu and CIA Director Pompeo Threaten Iran - Stephen Lendman
  • Forbes blog - Morningstar's Sunny Outlook For Nuclear Power Suddenly Clouds Over - Jeff McMahon
  • Telegraph Business, London - Koreans save Cumbria's Moorside nuclear plant - Jillian Ambrose
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina's failed nuclear site means less push for nuke tax credit in Congress - Jamie Lovegrove and Andrew Brown
  • South China Morning Post - Fears of Fukushima-type disaster forced Vietnam to ditch nuclear power plans, ex-president says
  • TASS - Russia lambasts both North Korea's nuclear gambling and US' provocative conduct - Lavrov
  • London Times - China 'accepts nuclear North Korea and thinks US must do so too' - Philip Sherwell
  • Xinhua News - DPRK accuses Trump of "begging for nuclear war" by staging dangerous military drills
  • Asahi Shimbun - ICAN official urges Japan to join anti-nuke weapons treaty
  • Trade Arabia - Unit 1 of Barakah nuke energy plant nears completion
  • MENAFN - Enec: preparation of first unit of Barakah nuke energy plant near nearly completed
  • Korea Times - N. Korea escalating calls on US to recognize it as nuclear power - Jun Ji-hye
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear reactor contractors demand over 100 bln won in compensation
  • Cape Cod Times - The cost of doing business - Jordan Times
  • Jordan Times - Atomic energy agency, US firm mull building small reactor
  • Aiken Standard - Guest editorial: New proof of mismanagement
  • Korea Herald - [Editorial] Meticulous plans--Seoul should prepare for all options on N. Korea
  • Japan Times - Vietnam's ex-president admits Fukushima disaster played role in ditching foray into atomic power
  • Mainstream Weekly, New Delhi - Danger from Nuclear Reactors - P.B. Sawant
  • Augusta Chronicle - Rudisill given top-honor at SRNL
  • Augusta Chronicle - Scuttlebiz: Thank nukes for Georgia's reliable, cheap electricity - Damon Cline
  • Los Angeles Times - The Idaho National Lab created a 'wonder fuel.' Now, it's radioactive waste that won't go away - Aug11, 2017 Ralph Vartabedian
  • Crain's Cleveland Business - Crain's editorial: Power failure
  • Fin24 - Cost key factor for SA energy projects, Minister says - Paul Burkhardt, Bloomberg
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: Who will own Santa Fe's energy future? - Regina Wheeler
  • Aiken Standard - Blackwell to provide legislative update Wednesday - Dede Biles
  • HANS India - High dose radionuclide ward inaugurated at SVIMS
  • USGS - M 6.0 - 19km NE of Bahia de Caraquez, Ecuador
  • Trend News Agency - Death toll in Iran earthquake rises to 521
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's auto market more competitive after nuclear deal - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Mainichi Daily - Vietnam ditched nuclear power plans over local concerns: ex-leader - o
  • Press TV - Iran acquires technology to produce nuclear batteries: AEOI advisor
  • New Baltimore Voice - Officials continue fight against nuclear waste dump on shores of Lake Huron - Jim Bloch
  • Next Big Future - Reversible Uranium chemistry opens up new materials and applications including some cancer cures - Brian Wang
  • Queensland Times - Ipswich 'ticks the boxes' for nuclear revolution - Hayden Johnson
  • ABC.au - Former national servicemen involved in British nuclear test have gold card bids rejected - political reporter Dan Conifer
  • Cal Coast Times - OpEd: SLO County admits Diablo closure could be financial disaster - Mike Brown
  • Mainstream Weekly, New Delhi - Journey from Bhopal Disaster to Nuclear Disaster - Gopal Krishna

    Saturday, December 02, 2017

  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL reports big drop in number of waste violations - Rebecca Moss
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Leaked report casts doubt on LANL pit production - Rebecca Moss
  • Taos News - Native of N.M. named new LANL director - Bruce Krasnow
  • KIFI Idaho Falls, ID - INL wins "excellent" report card
  • Tri-City Herald - Report: Hanford on list of DOE 'high risk' management sites - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Vancouver Columbian - Report: Energy grapples with oversight--Officials are starting to look closer at subcontractor part of massive operations at all U.S. sites - Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press
  • Oregon Public Broadcasting - Report Calls Hanford Tank Waste Among Top Federal Challenges For 2018 - Anna King
  • Met Media MSU Denver - New Rocky Flats Study Hopes to Complement Others, Fill in Gaps in Old Studies - Matthew Miller
  • Bloomberg - A $12 Billion Clean-Energy Tool That U.S. Tax Reform Could Kill - Brian Eckhouse
  • Bloomberg - Cost Is Key Factor for South African Energy Projects - Paul Burkhardt
  • Bloomberg - NSA Surveillance Bill Sparks Lawmaker Debate Over 'Unmasking' - Billy House
  • Reuters - U.N. council to meet on North Korea rights abuses, nuclear program in December - Michelle Nichols
  • New Yorker - Remembering the Chicago Pile, the World's First Nuclear Reactor - Alex Wellerstein
  • The Atlantic - Reckoning With the Legacy of the Nuclear Reactor, 75 Years Later - Sarah Zhang
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Weighing 75 years of the nuclear age - Elisabeth Eaves, Julian Hayda
  • National Interest - The Story of How South Africa Voluntarily Gave Up Its Nuclear Weapons - Robert Farley
  • WNYC - NJ Environmentalists Prepare for Pro-Nuclear Move - Tom Johnson
  • Forbes blog - Battery Storage Steals The Spotlight At Nuclear Power's Birthday Party - Jeff McMahon
  • The Diplomat - Is Japan's 'Nuclear Allergy' Being Cured? - Aron Woonink
  • Washington Post - Editorial: Is Russia covering up a nuclear accident?
  • RT - Stalkers in Chernobyl: Radioactive exclusion zone plagued by thrill-seekers & looters
  • Business Insider - U.S. firms push Washington to restart nuclear pact talks with Riyadh: sources - Reuters
  • Reuters - U.S. firms push Washington to restart nuclear pact talks with Riyadh: sources - Reem Shamseddine, Sylvia Westall
  • PR Newswire - FirstEnergy's Ohio Utilities File Proposal to Modernize Electric System and Prepare for Smart Technologies - FirstEnergy Corp
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Extending a plant's life tied to Japanese nuclear policy - Kazunari Hanawa and Takashi Tsuji
  • Willoughby News-Herald, OH - Lake, Ottawa county officials talk nuclear subsidies with FERC chairman - Andrew Cass
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Pro-nuclear activist running for governor on pledge to reform utilities commission - Jeff McDonald
  • Xinhua News - Jordan, U.S. sign deal on building gas-cooled nuclear reactor
  • Petra News Agency - Jordan Atomic Energy Commission signs MOU with U.S. X-energy......Correction
  • Olean Times Herald - Last Known Witness Remembers Nuclear Landmark
  • The State - SCE&G workers face heckling, lose millions in savings after nuclear project fails - Avery G. Wilks
  • WTVC Chattanooga, TN - Sequoyah Nuclear Plant simulates disaster scenarios - Allison Levine
  • Liverpool Echo - Look inside the secret underground world of Liverpool's nearest nuclear bunker - Emilia Bona
  • Discover Magazine blog - The Atomic Age: Far More Than Explosions and Electricity - Carl Engelking
  • Washington Post - The atomic age began with a secret test 75 years ago. Meet the last surviving witness. - Sarah Kaplan
  • KITV Honolulu - "No more wars" Hiroshima bomb survivor pleads, on anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack - Diane Ako
  • Quebec Post - Strategic Stock: Why Store Spent Nuclear Fuel - Rebecca Worby
  • High Country News - Advice from Moab's mayor: Be careful what you wish for - Rebecca Worby
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Portsmouth looks into Piketon conflict, tours plant - Nikki Blankenship
  • Trade Arabia - France's EDF eyeing big Saudi nuclear projects
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Special session to focus on disposal issue
  • USGS - M 3.7 - 25km NNE of Socorro, New Mexico
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 26km SSE of Shizunai, Japan
  • Asahi Shimbun - EU eases curbs on imports of Fukushima rice and seafood - Tetsushi Yamamura
  • Press TV - Two-thirds of Americans believe Iran deal serves national security: Poll
  • Press TV - EU says renegotiating Iran deal not possible
  • Press TV - Senior army commander rules out negotiations on Iran missile program
  • Ron Paul Institute - Is North Korea Really a 'State Sponsor of Terrorism'? - Ron Paul
  • POGO - Defense Contractors Holding the Pentagon Hostage with Service Contracts - Dan Grazier
  • POGO - The Secret Ruling that Broke the Military Commissions - Katherine Hawkins
  • POGO - Government Earns Poor Grades for Spending Data Accuracy - Sean Moulton
  • POGO - A Tale of Two Bombs--Goodbye to an old stalwart, and hello to a new nuke - Mark Thompson

    Friday, December 01, 2017

  • The Hill - House passes EPA contaminated site clean-up bill - Devin Henry
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Fire alarm at LANL's plutonium technical area Thursday
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - State auditors challenge WIPP leak settlement - Rebecca Moss
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Workers finish cleaning up nuclear burial ground at Hanford - Nicholas Geranios, The Associated Press
  • Northwest Public Radio - Hanford Tank Waste Among Top Federal Challenges For 2018 - Anna King
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Cleanup complete at one of Hanford's most radioactive sites - Posted by Jaclyn Selesky
  • Tri-City Herald - UPDATE: It was one of Hanford's toughest challenges. The risk is gone now - Wendy Culverwell
  • Snohomish County Daily Herald - Workers finish cleaning up nuclear burial ground at Hanford - Nicholas K. Geranios / Associated Press
  • KXLY Spokane - Coeur d'Alene - Cleanup at Hanford burial site completed - Elena Gardner
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Hanford manager should be based in Tri-Cities - Colton Cook, Pasco
  • AP News - Siren will wail in Hawaii test for possible nuclear attack - CALEB JONES and JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER
  • Bloomberg - Erdogan Says U.S. Sanctions on Iran Weren't Binding for Turkey - Selcan Hacaoglu
  • Reuters - U.S. firms push Washington to restart nuclear pact talks with Riyadh: sources - Reem Shamseddine, Sylvia Westall
  • Japan Times - U.N. disarmament meeting in Hiroshima concludes after nuclear weapons talks
  • London Times - Nuclear powers snub Nobel prize ceremony - Catherine Philp
  • IPS - First Use of Nuclear Weapons Would be Counterproductive - Daryl G. Kimball
  • Reuters - U.S. says ban-the-bomb Nobel winner won't make world more peaceful - Gwladys Fouche, Alister Doyle
  • POWERmag - IAEA: Pending Reactor Retirements Will Drag Down Global Nuclear Capacity Projections - Sonal Patel
  • Dhaka Tribune - Let's be clear about nuclear - SA Mansoor
  • Economic Times - Russia extends advanced nuclear power technology in Bangladesh, India - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - It's a pride for the nation
  • DigitalJournal - Rising sea levels threatens U.S. nuclear waste dump in Pacific - Karen Graham
  • Michigan Radio - U.S. and Canadian office holders urge Canada to reject nuclear waste plan - Virginia Gordan
  • CBC Canada - 104 elected officials sign letter against nuclear waste burial site by Lake Huron
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Protect lakes, deny nuclear waste dump - Mike Bradley
  • Channel NewsAsia - Austrian parties plan to use Brexit to reopen EU nuclear power pact - Francois Murphy
  • The Pitt News, University of Pittsburgh - Alum studies safety of nuclear energy - David Solomon
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: When it comes to nuclear, waste not and want more - Rob Dupuy, Pasco
  • POWERmag - Reducing Nuclear Plant Operations and Maintenance Costs Through Online Monitoring - Ken Canavan
  • RT - N. Korea open to talks if recognized as nuclear power – Russian delegation to Pyongyang
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Protest at dawn over proposed nuclear power station - Virginia Keppler
  • OBRag.org - Nuclear Shutdown News November 2017: Lawsuit vs. San Onofre Rad Waste and 'Last Nuke' in California - Michael Steinberg
  • Sputnik News - Russia Seeks Talks in Geneva on Security Guarantees for Non-Nuclear States
  • TASS - All nuclear powers should discuss reducing their arsenals – Russia's US ambassador
  • Xinhua News - Zuma assures S. Africans of transparent nuclear program
  • ArabianBusiness - UAE close to completing construction of first nuclear power plant
  • Reuters - UPDATE 4-France stops large shipment of radioactive Belarus mushrooms - Geert De Clercq
  • Southern Star, Ireland - Nuclear interests 'may be behind some objections to windfarms'
  • Reuters Africa - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kobe Steel scandal delays restart of nuclear plants
  • Winnipeg Free Press - Nuclear power not a 'clean' energy solution - Dave Taylor
  • Platts - Exelon's Oyster Creek nuclear unit at 90% capacity for maintenance - Steven Dolley
  • Platts - France's EDF returns Bugey-3 reactor, delays Belleville-2 - Andreas Franke
  • Reuters France - Alternative providers request 94.6 TWH of EDF nuclear power in 2018 - regulator - Benjamin Mallet
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Questions on outlook for nuclear plants - Tom Johnson
  • Kyiv Post - Coal, gas, oil and nuclear nation lags in renewables - Josh Kovensky
  • SA Independent - NPOs ready to pounce again if nuclear deal gets go-ahead - Natasha Adonis
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Federal Regulators to Evaluate Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant's Safety Upgrades
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. not considering any military measures against N. Korea: Cheong Wa Dae - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Mainichi Daily - TEPCO unveils results of underwater footage taken inside Fukushima plant
  • Mainichi Daily - Monju reactor set for decommissioning lacks sodium removal method
  • Mainichi Daily - Energy policy body to think long term on global warming as nuke power casts long shadow
  • Mainichi Daily - Fukushima
  • NJ Spotlight - OpEd: PSEG, Open Your Books! - Steven S. Goldenberg
  • Oswego County Today - Exelon Generation To Test Public Notification System On December 5
  • Asahi Shimbun - Image shows extent of damage to reactor at Fukushima plant
  • Mehr News - Parl. Nuclear Committee to visit Isfahan UCF
  • Aiken Standard - Defense bill includes MOX funding, awaits Trump signature - Thomas Gardiner
  • WKTV Utica, NY - Ambassadors discuss Iran Deal at Hamilton College panel - Posted By: Audrey Russo
  • Cumbria Crack - Cumbrian MP's visit to National Nuclear Laboratory
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - "There we were at Chalk River sounding the alarm" - Sean Chase,
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Entergy says pollution testing could be dangerous - Mike Faher
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Hinkley campaigners protest over changes to waste storage design
  • Gulf Times - Hasina gives go-ahead to nuclear power plant - Mizan Rahman
  • Sky News - Chernobyl blamed for radiation found on mushrooms being imported into France
  • World Nuclear News - Decommissioning of Candu protoype moves forward
  • World Nuclear News - NEI files in support of New York ZEC programme
  • World Nuclear News - Reactor vessel installed at Leningrad II-2 - Citizens Voice
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice - Nuclear plant owner denies retaliating against employees - James Halpin
  • NBC Los Angeles - Families Living Near Nuclear Meltdown Site Demand Full Cleanup of the Contamination - Joel Grover and Matthew Glasser
  • NBC Southern California - LA'S NUCLEAR SECRET - Joel Grover and Matthew Glasser
  • Business Day South Africa - Department of Energy and two NGOs claim court victory - Linda Ensor
  • Mainichi Daily - TEPCO unveils results of underwater footage taken inside Fukushima plant
  • Los Angeles Daily News - Parents of children with cancer push state to clean up Santa Susana Field Lab - Susan Abram
  • Times & Star - Sellafield event to improve workers' mental health
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - Scheduling order issued for Seabrook plant hearing - Jack Shea
  • Lancaster News, SC - Column: Lawmakers need to deal with nuclear plant debacle - Rep. Brandon Newton
  • Utility Dive - Chatterjee blames national environmental groups for delaying pipeline approvals - Gavin Bade
  • CBS Chicago - 75 Years Ago, U of C Scientists Achieved First Nuclear Reaction
  • KUSI San Diego - CPUC denies SDG&E request to recover $379 million from 2007 wildfires - Dan Plante
  • Sky News Australia - Report blames subsidies for power price hike
  • Times Herald-Record - Editorial: Alternative energy is a natural in NY
  • Business Wire - Kenji Kano Named President and CEO of Toshiba America Energy Systems Corporation - Toshiba America Energy Systems Corporation
  • Charleston Post and Courier - S.C. should stop beating up on Santee Cooper - Michael A. Lockliear, mayor of the town of Moncks Corner
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 2km SSE of Sakai, Japan
  • USGS - M 6.0 - 58km NNE of Kerman, Iran
  • Press TV - PressTV-US not crazy to start war with Iran: Analyst
  • Xinhua News - News Analysis: Italy strengthens ties with Iran, taking "calculated risk" of U.S. displeasure - Eric J. Lyman
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-25907 Citation: 82 FR 56972 PDF Page 56972
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Confirmatory Orders: Dominion Energy Nuclear Connecticut, Inc.; Millstone Power Station FR Document: 2017-25866 Citation: 82 FR 57004 PDF Pages 57004-57010
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Central Chilled Water System Optimization Changes FR Document: 2017-25924 Citation: 82 FR 57003 PDF Pages 57003-57004
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Consistency Update to Raceway Separation Requirements in Main Control Room and Remote Shutdown Room FR Document: 2017-25867 Citation: 82 FR 57010 PDF Pages 57010-57012
  • Lincoln County Record - Local Commissioners Attend Washington D.C. Meeting

    Thursday, November 30, 2017

  • DOE:IG - Special Report: Management Challenges at the Department of Energy – Fiscal Year 2018, DOE-OIG-18-09
  • Lexology - New whistleblowing law in Italy, what privacy, labour and criminal law consequences? - DLA Piper LLP - Giulio Coraggio
  • Idaho Statesman - Letter: INL - Tom Bleymaier, Boise
  • KPVI Pocatello - INL Upgrades Power Grid Testing Area
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - UC leaders make case to keep managing Los Alamos lab - Rebecca Moss and Bruce Krasnow
  • Livermore Independent - Lab Captures Seven Awards for Inventions
  • KOMO Seattle - Workers report strange odors at Hanford nuclear reservation - Associated Press
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Editorial: Oversight of safety at Hanford site must remain--The Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board could be abolished, which would remove a watchdog for cleanup of radioactive nuclear waste
  • Reuters - France stops large shipment of radioactive Belarus mushrooms - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - China pushing billions into Iranian economy as Western firms stall - Mark Bendeich, Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - South Korea's nuclear reactor surge to hamper Moon's renewable push - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - CORRECTED-Japan's Kansai Electric to delay nuclear plant restart for Kobe Steel checks -source - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Westinghouse sees wrapping up Ch 11 bankruptcy plan by mid-March
  • Reuters - Kansai Electric, Kyushu Electric delay nuclear plant restarts for Kobe Steel checks - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Japan Times - Kobe Steel data scandal to delay restart of four nuclear reactors
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Kobe Steel fraud delays Japan's plans to restart reactors
  • Phys.org - Ambassadors of Western nuclear powers to snub Nobel ceremony
  • Livemint India - Nuclear compellence and South Asia
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Duke's Peter Feaver on the president and US nuclear command and control - John Mecklin
  • Crain's Detroit Business - Cook Nuclear Plant reactor back in operation after shutdown - Associated Press
  • Dhaka Tribune - PM opens Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant construction work
  • World Nuclear News - Construction under way at Rooppur 1
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - PM opens Rooppur nuke plant, Bangladesh enters nuclear world
  • TASS - Bangladesh hails Russia's assistance in building its first nuclear power plant
  • World Nuclear News - South African procurement will be lawful: ministry
  • World Nuclear News - Leningrad operator shows commitment to safety, says IAEA
  • World Nuclear News - Bulgarian waste treatment facility testing completed
  • SBS.au - Bernardi wants nuke power plant ban lifted
  • NJ Spotlight - Is Showdown in Offing over Nuclear Subsidies in New Jersey? - Tom Johnson
  • Business Day South Africa - SA is switched on to Mahlobo's wheeling and dealing in nuclear bid - Anton Eberhard
  • eNews Channel Africa - SA energy department rejects claims of illegal nuclear plans
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Sees Safety Commitment at Russia's Leningrad Nuclear Power Plant, Areas for Improvement - Sosnovyy Bor Russian Federation
  • The Advocate, Baton Rouge, LA - What to know when the nuclear sirens go off near St. Francisville - Steve Hardy
  • Post Courier, Papua New Guinea - Nuclear threat to be addressed soon
  • POWERmag - Officials Ponder Santee Cooper Sale in Wake of Failed Nuclear Project - Darrell Proctor
  • South Florida Business Journal - FPL nuclear power plant expansion to go before federal agency
  • Palm Beach Post - NRC to hold final hearing on FPL bid for new nuclear reactors - Susan Salisbury
  • Dothan Eagle - Farley Nuclear Plant schedules annual siren tests - Michele W. Forehand
  • Xinhua News - S. African Energy Ministry denies rushing through nuclear expansion program unlawfully
  • News24 City-Press - Simulated nuclear disaster held outside department of environmental affairs - Avantika Seeth
  • Bangkok Post - Rosatom aims to leave nuclear mark - Jesus Alcocer
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Protect lakes, deny nuclear waste dump - Mike Bradley
  • SA Independent - Greenpeace activists stage nuclear protest - Matlhatsi Dibakwane
  • CNBCAfrica.com - South Africa: Department of Environmental affairs shut down by activists - APO
  • GhanaWeb - Ghana's Nuclear Power Agenda revived – GAEC
  • Duluth News Tribune - In Response: Care for the planet? Expand nuclear power - George Erickson
  • Chicago Tribune - 75 years ago at the U. of C., Ted Petry saw the atom split for the first time - Steve Johnson
  • Energy Collective - UK Government Overlooked Lower Costs of Renewables in Hinkley Nuclear Deal - Gerard Wynn
  • KHL Construction News - Enerpac SPMT to move spent nuclear fuel - Christian Shelton
  • Cape Town Bizcommunity - For Gabon's sickly uranium miners, a long quest for compensation - AFP
  • Modern Ghana - West Central Africa: For Gabon's sickly uranium miners, a long quest for compensation - AFP
  • Baltic Course - Lithuania sends note to IAEA over radioactive leak in Russia
  • Washington Post - Iran's 'behavior' isn't threatening Americans. Don't use that pretext to scrap the nuclear deal - John Glaser
  • The Hankyoreh - [News Analysis] North Korea declares completion of state nuclear force - Yi Yong-in and Jung In-hwan
  • Egypt Today - Sisi approves laws on nuclear power plants - MENA
  • Energy Collective - If We Want to Breathe Clean Air, Shutting Nuclear Plants Early is Insanity - Milton Caplan
  • Xinhua News - Chinese envoy calls for restraint over Korean Peninsula nuclear crisis
  • Insurance Insider - Turkey to set up nuclear insurance pool: reports
  • Washington Examiner - John Kerry: Middle East leaders wanted us to bomb Iran - Pete Kasperowicz
  • BBC - North Korea: Russia accuses US of goading Kim Jong-un
  • Platts - France's EDF returns Bugey-3 reactor, delays Belleville-2 - Andreas Franke
  • Xinhua News - Iran urges more support for nuclear deal from EU
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Exelon may like this new pricing scheme, but you won't - Joe Cahill
  • GMA Philippines - Russia seeks long-term partnership but not military alliance with PHL – envoy - Margaret Claire Layug
  • IAEA - Bangladesh Starts Constructing its First Nuclear Power Plant - Ayhan Evrensel, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - eking a Solution for Radioactive Waste in Argentina - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • News24 - Surprise twist in nuclear plans
  • Durham Region - Pickering nuclear plant critics plan public meeting for Dec. 5 - Kristen Calis
  • sUAS News - World first ASME code inspection at a US nuclear plant
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Regulatory Commission releases first step in new decommissioning regulations - Chris Galford
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - PG&E, SLO agencies challenge CPUC on Diablo Canyon shutdown plan - Peter Johnson
  • Greentech Media - Critics Demand Clean Energy Guarantees for Diablo Canyon Closure - Jeff St. John
  • BurlingtonFreePress - Opinion: Vt. Yankee plans needs scrutiny - Amelia Shea
  • Press and Journal, Middletown, PA - Agreement provides payments through 2019 from TMI to Lower Dauphin School District, Londonderry Township, and Dauphin County - Dan Miller
  • Politicsweb South Africa - Eskom attempting to hold economy hostage – NUMSA and UF
  • Cape Cod Times - NRC only monitoring foreseeable catastrophe - Diane Turco, Harwich
  • Deccan Herald - After 2 decades, Indian Navy to commission submarine Kalvari on Dec 14
  • The Australian - Renewable energy subsidies push up bills, says report - Samantha Hutchinson
  • Washington Post - The Energy 202: Why the wind and solar lobby is terrified of the Senate tax plan - Dino Grandoni
  • SA Independent - Letter: Powerless against electricity tariff hikes?James Cunningham, Camps Bay
  • Greenfield Recorder, MA - Valerie Plame Wilson speaking at Smith - Scott Merzbach
  • RenewEconomy.au - Wind power prices have plummeted again in Germany - Emma Howard
  • Interfax-Ukraine - SPF announces tender to select appraiser for part of Chornobyl NPP coolant system to place solar power plant
  • All Things Nuclear - North Korea's Longest Missile Test Yet - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • NRC - NRC Appoints Vesna Dimitrijevic to Four-Year ACRS Term
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • Trend News Agency - Turkey didn't promise US to join sanctions against Iran: Erdogan - Rufiz Hafizoglu
  • Japan Times - Japan's top court expected to uphold rejection of suit seeking recognition for atomic bomb survivors
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 2 utilities put off N-restarts to check Kobe Steel parts
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - ICAN slams U.S., U.K. for 'Nobel snub'
  • Press TV - Italy stresses EU's commitment to Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - UK stresses 'firm' support for Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Netanyahu irks EU diplomats by 'inviting self' to summit
  • Xinhua News - First concrete poured at Bangladesh's maiden nuclear power plant - Naim-Ul-Karim
  • Courthouse News Service - US Sailors Face Grim Diagnoses After Fukushima Mission - Bianca Bruno
  • DOE:EM -
  • DOE Releases Draft Request for Proposals and Announces Pre-Solicitation Conference for Outfall 200 Mercury Treatment Facility Procurement - Massive Overkill: The Pentagon's High-Priced Nuclear Arsenal - William D. Hartung
  • AccessAtlanta - Nuclear Waste Panel at Georgia Tech
  • Independent Barents Observer - Environmentalists point the finger of blame at Mayak, the plant to process Kola's Cold War legacy - Thomas Nilsen

    Wednesday, November 29, 2017

  • In Homeland Security - Nevada's Yucca Mountain: A Reasonable Alternative to Storing Nuclear Waste - James Lint
  • Omaha World-Herald - Nuclear waste, with nowhere else to go, languishes at NPPD's Cooper plant - Cole Epley
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Nuclear wireless advances seen as a 'game changer' for analytics
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Siemens eyes hundreds of 3D printed parts after world's first reactor install
  • Oak Ridge Today - About half of uranium-233 waste shipped from Building 3019 at ORNL - John Huotari
  • Oak Ridge Today - A great technical achievement, Molten Salt Reactor could be entombed - John Huotari
  • ZDnet - NSA's Ragtime program targets Americans, leaked files show - Zack Whittaker
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Wallace named new LANL director - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANS Names Terry Wallace LANL Director - Carol A. Clark
  • Albuquerque Journal - Terry Wallace named new director of Los Alamos lab - Mark Oswald
  • Oak Ridger - ORNL researchers win nine R&D awards
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL completes microgrid upgrades - Kevin Trevellyan
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL cybersecurity research power grid expansion complete - Todd Kunz
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Regional Coalition Of LANL Communities Opposes Elimination Of Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Maire O'Neill
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Senators quiz Trump's TVA board nominees on clean energy, nuclear fleet, company finance - Brittany Crocker
  • MilTech - ANS dedicates Nuclear Historic Landmark Award to PNNL
  • Tri-City Herald - 8 workers report smelling odors at Hanford tank farms - Jake Dorsey
  • KHQ Spokane - Work to empty some Hanford nuclear waste tanks nearly done - Nichole Mischke
  • Bloomberg - Solar's Tumbling Costs Start Claiming Victims - Anindya Upadhyay, Feifei Shen, and Chisaki Watanabe
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Says Nuke Push Complete as Entire U.S. in Range - Kanga Kong
  • Reuters - WRAPUP 16-N.Korea says "breakthrough" puts U.S. mainland within range of nuclear weapons - Christine Kim and Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-France's EDF plans to bid in Saudi Arabia nuclear tender -sources - Reem Shamseddine and Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Japan's Kyushu Electric likely to delay nuclear plant restart due to Kobe Steel checks: media - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - D.C. Circuit rejects challenge to Mich. nuclear plant license
  • Reuters - North Korea says tests most advanced missile yet; U.S. mainland in range - Christine Kim, Phil Stewart
  • NPR - 75 Years Ago, Scientists Conducted An Unprecedented Nuclear Experiment - Samantha Raphelson
  • Forbes blog - Why Japan Should Release Radioactive Fukushima Water Into The Ocean - James Conca
  • SwissInfo - How ready is Switzerland for a nuclear disaster? - Julie Hunt
  • China Daily - First marine nuclear reactor will be ready by 2020 - Zheng Xin in Beijing and Zhou Lihua in Wuhan
  • Business News 24 Bangladesh - PM to inaugurate Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant construction work on Thursday
  • Power Technology - Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant Phase 2
  • Dhaka Tribune - Bangladesh all set to join nuclear club - Aminur Rahman Rasel
  • Herald Palladium - Unit 1 at Cook back in operation - Alexandra Newman
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Rooppur Power Plant: PM to open construction tomorrow
  • Energy Bangla - Rooppur Nuclear Plant is Bangladesh's dream come true: Yafes Osman - Rafiqul Bashar
  • Wall Street Journal - Mike Flynn's Promotion of Nuclear-Plant Project Went Deep Into the White House - Christopher S. Stewart and Rob Barry
  • Washington Post - Inside the White House, Michael Flynn pushed proposal from company he said he had advised - Greg Jaffe, Carol D. Leonnig, Michael Kranish and Tom Hamburger
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Mahlobo commits to follow due process for nuclear power procurement - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • ESI Africa - S.Africa: energy minister refutes rushing nuclear deal
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Zuma's ANC countdown puts anti-nuclear groups on high alert - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Daily Maverick - Newsflash: High Court assured by Eskom, Mahlobo that nuclear will not be rushed through - Rebecca Davis
  • eNews Channel Africa - Mahlobo, Eskom agree to public consultation on nuclear programme
  • POWERmag - Report: Ontario Nuclear Refurbishment Good Way to Supply Low- Emission Power - Abby Harvey
  • Jerusalem Post - Yaalon to Trump: Enough about nuke deal, pressure Iran on regional terror - Yonah Jeremy Bob
  • antiwar.com - Iran Re-Certified; Washington In Denial - Ron Paul and Daniel McAdams
  • CNN - Europeans descend on DC to defend Iran deal - Michelle Kosinski and Nicole Gaouette
  • Journalist's Resource - Nuclear may be critical for meeting Paris climate goals - David Trilling
  • CBC Radio - As mystery of radiation cloud over Europe deepens, Russia remains a suspect - Carol Off and Jeff Douglas
  • World Nuclear News - Chernobyl confinement structure nears completion
  • World Nuclear News - Jordan to consider deployment of X-energy SMR
  • World Nuclear News - Atomenergomash, General Electric JV signs Akkuyu contract
  • World Nuclear News - Australian SMR feasible by 2030
  • NJ Spotlight - New Industry-Led Coalition Opposes Nuclear Subsidies to PSEG - Tom Johnson
  • WSBT-TV - Van Buren County nuclear plant to host open house
  • The Independent - Sellafield nuclear site workers to strike over pay - Alan Jones
  • Daily Maverick - OpEd: Are the nuclear impositions another bleak Zuma legacy? - STEVE THORNE & GLYNN MORRIS
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Fresh questions arise about Vogtle's payment plan - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Arutz Sheva - Iran develops nuclear-powered submarines
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - C-10 responds to Seabrook nuke plant owner's appeal - Jack Shea
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - More Than Lower Rates and Refunds in Proposed Energy Legislation--Can Legislature Require Utilities to be Honest? - David Travis Bland
  • West Hawaii Today - Nuclear attack info meetings today - Bobbye St. Ambrogio, Neighborhood Watch
  • eNews Channel Africa - Brace yourself South Africans - You might end up being Russian slaves - Nabeelah Khan
  • Law360 - NY Nuke Subsidy Plan Is Legally Sound, AGs Tell 2nd Circ. - Keith Goldberg
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Senate panel set to confirm Trump appointees for TVA board - Dave Flessner
  • Tehran Times - Non-nuclear concerns should not undermine JCPOA: German ...
  • Tasnim News Agency - JCPOA Too Strong to Be Easily Scrapped: Iranian President
  • Radio New Zealand - Atomic test era tomb leaking in to the Pacific
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea does not rule out possibility of another N.K. nuke test: spy agency - sshluck@yna.co.kr
  • milletinsesi.info - Kazakhstan, China to build nuclear fuel assembly plant - Ali Mustafayev
  • Asahi Shimbun - A-bomb exhibits to be shown in Oslo when ICAN gets Nobel prize
  • SA Independent - Outa wants explanation from Mahlobo about indaba
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) N.K. on course to complete nukes with another ICBM test: experts - Kim Soo-yeon
  • Yahoo! News UK - Chernobyl disaster site 'close to being declared safe' 20 years after nuclear accident - Nick Reilly
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, France agree to expand energy cooperation - ejkim@yna.co.kr
  • KCBX San Luis Obispo, CA - State utility regulators hear final oral arguments on planned Diablo Canyon closure - Greta Mart
  • WKZO, Kalamazoo MI - Palisades open house tonight; Entergy to help fund local preserve - Gary Stevens
  • BBC - Sellafield GMB workers hold second walkout in pay dispute
  • Nuclear Hotseat podcast - Russia Confesses: Radioactive Ruthenium Cloud over Europe Came f/Mayak + Karl Grossman on Indian Point – NH #336
  • DOE - High Concentrations of Rare Earth Elements Found in American Coal Basins
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides–Eleventh Biennial Update
  • IAEA - IAEA's INPRO Fosters Innovations for Sustainable Nuclear Energy - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Securing Nuclear Material and Nuclear Facilities: Applying IAEA Guidance
  • NHK World - UN disarmament conference opens in Hiroshima
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - N-disarmament meeting starts in Hiroshima
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Corporate executives' disregard for quality assurance is unpardonable
  • Mainichi Daily - Energy policy body to think long term on global warming as nuke power casts long shadow
  • Jiji Press - Nuclear Disarmament Panel to Draw Up Proposals by March
  • BelTA - Abbasov: Every country is free to decide whether to use nuclear power
  • Yonhap News - N.K. declares completion of nukes with new ICBM test - sooyeon@yna.co.kr

    Tuesday, November 28, 2017

  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Oi nuclear plant gets green light despite lingering safety concerns
  • Asia Times - Bill Gates joins China engineers academy: nuke power move - Frank Chen
  • Physics World - European physicists call for 'urgent' completion of nuclear facility - Michael Banks
  • NHK World - The Downwinders' Side of Nuclear History
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds still have safety concerns about new LANL storage facility - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Houston Chronicle - UT to pursue Los Alamos bid after slim regent approval - Lindsay Ellis
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Council Chair Approaches UC On GRT Issue - Maire O'Neill
  • Oak Ridger - Letters: Y-12 line? Consider Groves' principles - Thomas H. Row
  • Jefferson Public Radio, Southern Oregon University (SOU) - The First Hanford Tank Farm Is Almost Cleaned Out. Now What Happens? - Anna King
  • KOMO Seattle - Work to empty leaky group of Hanford nuke waste tanks nearly done - NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - This Richland lab now in elite nuclear club - Wendy Culverwell
  • EurasiaNet.org - Russia Taking Action to Address Nuclear Waste Hazards in Far North - by Emma Claire Foley
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Looks for Extra $1.8 Billion of Spending Cuts - Arabile Gumede
  • Bloomberg - EPA to Hold Its One Hearing on Climate Rollback–in Coal Country - Christopher Flavelle
  • Bloomberg - The Way Asia Pays for Clean Energy Is Being Upended - Feifei Shen, Anindya Upadhyay, and Chisaki Watanabe
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Coal Man Is Racing Against the Clock to Bail Out Plants - Catherine Traywick
  • Reuters - U.S. EPA takes repeal of clean power plan to coal country - Kara Van Pelt
  • Reuters - Hawaii to resume Cold War-era nuclear siren tests amid North Korea threat - Steve Gorman
  • Reuters - North Korea may announce completion of nuclear program within a year: South Korea minister - Christine Kim and Hyonhee Shin
  • Reuters - French independent power firms demand end of regulated tariffs - Geert De Clercq and Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Vattenfall places large offshore wind power order with Siemens Gamesa - Vera Eckert
  • MIT Technology Review - What I Learned from the People who Built the Atom Bomb - Ash Carter, former secretary of defense
  • BBC - Berlin police find radioactive iodine on playing cards
  • Newsweek - Chernobyl Disaster Exclusion Zone Transforming From Nuclear Radiation Wasteland to Green Energy Hotbed - Anthony Cuthbertson
  • HuffPost - The Site Of The World's Worst Nuclear Disaster Will Become A Hub Of Renewable Energy - Sophie Gallagher
  • Energy Digital - Chernobyl nuclear zone to receive solar panels - Sophie Chapman
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Study: Three Mile Island nuclear plant safe from extreme flooding - Ad Crable
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - American Nuclear Society presents award to PNNL - Posted by Rex Carlin
  • The Local France - Greenpeace activists break into French nuclear plant to sound alarm on safety - AFP
  • Xinhua News - Greenpeace activists break into nuclear plant in France
  • Houston Chronicle - Perry's undersecretary says inaction on coal, nuclear proposal would "make the problem worse" - James Osborne
  • Bellona - With Ruthenium release, Moscow repeats its bumbling success with radioactive lies - Charles Digges
  • World Nuclear News - Russian and Brazilian firms to cooperate in nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - EU's Energy Union becoming a reality, says Commission
  • World Nuclear News - UK, South Korea to extend nuclear cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba completes Mangiarotti sale
  • World Nuclear News - UK Industrial Strategy highlights 'vital part' of nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - Chemistry, minerals and microbes in nuclear waste management
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Environmental groups head to court to halt govt's nuclear plans - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - Groundswell Against Nuclear In South Africa Could Put Paid To A Power Deal - David Fig, Honourary Research Associate, University of Cape Town
  • Japan Times - Fukui's push for reactor restarts reflects local economy's reliance on nuclear power
  • Utility Dive - New audit shows utilities knew of schedule problems at V.C. Summer nuclear expansion - Peter Maloney
  • EcoWatch - A Tiny Island Used as a Nuclear Dumpsite Is About to Be Submerged by Water - Joe McCarthy
  • Florence Morning News, SC - Letter: Safety and efficiency of nuclear power plantsLawrence D. Weber, Quinby
  • Korea Herald - S. Korea steps up efforts to export nuke reactors to UK - Bae Hyun-jung
  • WSBT 22, Mishawaka, IN - Cook Nuclear Plant completes refueling outage - Ashley Henderson
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Nuclear build programme will leave SA poorer – Fedusa - ANA
  • WTVC Chattanooga - Audit: Contractor overcharged federal nuke plant by $6.8m - Associated Press
  • Power Engineering International - Centrica chief admits interest in selling nuclear stake - Diarmaid Williams
  • POWERmag - California PUC Will Rule Soon on Diablo Canyon's Future - Darrell Proctor
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - 10 Central Coast groups lobby to save $85 million Diablo Canyon settlement - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Capital Public Radio, CSU, Sacramento - Susan Kennedy, CPUC Under Investigation After PG&E Releases More San Bruno Emails - Bob Moffitt
  • NRDC.org - California Regulators Weigh Historic Diablo Canyon Decision - Ralph Cavanagh
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers - Say freeze: Navy team fixes submarine nuclear reactor with liquid nitrogen
  • ABC.au - It was supposed to be a trip to paradise, instead it sealed their fate - Mark Willacy
  • Zawya - Egyptian parliament tentatively agrees to nuclear power plants supervision law
  • Daily News Egypt - Signing Dabaa contracts awaiting Putin's schedule - Mohamed Farag
  • Daily News Egypt - Parliament approves Dabaa nuclear plant contracts - Mohamed Farag
  • Financial Times - Areva headquarters raided by French prosecutors - David Keohane, Cynthia O'Murchu
  • Reuters France - UPDATE 2-Areva offices in Paris raided over uranium deal - Geert De Clercq and Emmanuel Jarry
  • Law360 - DC Circ. Backs NRC Approval Of DTE Energy's Nuke Project - Keith Goldberg
  • Monroe Evening News - Fermi operated at reduced power - Danielle Portteus
  • Energy Live News - Jordan assesses nuclear reactor for potential deployment
  • PR Newswire - X-energy Signs MOU with Jordan Atomic Energy Commission - X-energy
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Wood awarded framework agreement for nuclear decom at Dounreay - David McPhee
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Bills aim to ease plant closures - Sam Mintz
  • Southern Maryland News Net - Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant Sirens to be Tested
  • The State, SC - SC taking steps toward selling Santee Cooper - Avery G. Wilks
  • Yonhap News - N.K. may announce completion of nuke force next year: Seoul official - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Business News Americas - Brazil, Rosatom sign nuclear power deal - Joao Montenegro
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - Anti-nuclear rally in Adelaide - Kathrine Catanzariti
  • Utility Dive - TVA audit reveals Bechtel overcharged by $7M for Watts Bar Unit 2 work - Robert Walton
  • TASS - Russian experts outline scenarios for Korean Peninsula
  • Platts - Texas' Comanche Peak-2 reactor remains shut after manual trip - Elaine Hiruo
  • Gatestone Institute - Laundering Iran's Nukes - Again - A.J. Caschetta
  • Dhaka Tribune - Bangladesh all set to join nuclear club - Aminur Rahman Rasel
  • The State, SC - SCE&G's move to natural gas could soak customers, just like nuclear plants did, critics say - Sammy Fretwell
  • SA Independent - SA simply cannot afford nuclear build programme, says union
  • The New Times, Rwanda - Legislators urge govt to assess impact of radioactive substances - Athan Tashobya
  • Global Times - China's marine nuclear power platform to start by 2020 in S.China Sea - Deng Xiaoci
  • Austin American-Statesman - UT regents vote 4-3 to pursue Los Alamos nuclear weapons lab contract - Ralph K.M. Haurwitz
  • BelTA - Russian TsKBM makes main circulation pumps for second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • All Things Nuclear - Trump and Asia's Strongmen - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces $25 Million for Combined Heat and Power Technologies
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Mandatory Hearing on Turkey Point New Reactor Application
  • World Nuclear News - Revised schedule for Canadian repository
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Soil from decontamination work should be utilized effectively
  • Mainichi Daily - Residents protest Fukui governor, Oi mayor's approval of nuke plant restart
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Mahlobo punts smaller power stations despite big nuclear plans - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom promises not to rush ahead with nuclear - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Press TV - Lavrov: Russia concerned about Persian Gulf tensions
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-25752 Citation: 82 FR 56277 PDF Pages 56277-56278
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Permit Applications: Northwest Medical Isotopes, LLC; Hearing FR Document: 2017-25577 Citation: 82 FR 56276 PDF Pages 56276-56277

    Monday, November 27, 2017

  • Guam Daily Post - Radiation survivors stand united - Tihu Lujan
  • American Thinker - A Better Source of Nuclear Power? - Mac McDowell
  • Albuquerque Journal - STEM partnership - Kim Burgess
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - Panel: Safety concerns remain at nuclear waste storage site - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Oak Ridge Today - About half of uranium-233 waste shipped from Building 3019 at ORNL - John Huotari
  • KUNM Albuquerque - Communities Seek To Ensure Taxes From LANL, Lawmaker Wants Stronger Harassment Policy
  • Newsweek - Japan: Nuclear Reactor Behind Fukushima Disaster Considered for Another Power Plant, Against Safety Regulations - Kastalia Medrano
  • Newsweek - Experts Want Japan To Push A Million Tons Of Radioactive Water Into the Pacific Ocean - Maria Perez
  • Bloomberg - Russia Suggests North Korea Taking Step Toward Denuclearization - Kanga Kong
  • Bloomberg - Chernobyl Goes Solar as First Panels in Nuclear Zone Near Finish - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Reuters - Iran pushes to retain Asia oil buyers as possible U.S. sanctions loom - Florence Tan
  • Business Insider - Here's how many nukes each nuclear country in the world has - Brennan Weiss
  • ABC News - Hawaii reinstates Cold-War era nuclear attack warning signal amid North Korea tension - Courtney Han
  • EcoWatch - The Mysterious Radioactive Cloud–Why the Ruthenium-106 Story Matters - Jan Haverkamp and Andrey Allakhverdov
  • News Corp Australia - Marshall Islands: Concrete dome holding nuclear waste could leak - Debra Killalea
  • ABC.au - A poison in our island - Mark Willacy
  • Manawatu Standard - A nuclear waste dump in the Pacific ocean is leaking - and climate change is to blame video
  • Washington Post - Michael Flynn's role in Mideast nuclear project could compound legal issues - Michael Kranish, Tom Hamburger and Carol D. Leonnig
  • West Coast Sentinel - Letter: The decision is entirely yours - Bruce Wilson, Department of Industry, Innovation and Science head of resources
  • World Nuclear News - UK Industrial Strategy highlights 'vital part' of nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - Revised schedule for Canadian repository
  • World Nuclear News - Fukui governor approves restart of Ohi units
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps Newcomer Countries with Nuclear Workforce Planning - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - New Research Project to Focus on Use of Nuclear Techniques in Forensic Science - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA's Internet Reactor Laboratory Expands to Asia and the Pacific - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • The Australian - Want a nuclear reactor in your backyard? Step this way - Graham Lloyd
  • Business Day South Africa - Earth Life, Safcei ask court to stop nuclear plan 'rush' - Linda Ensor
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Civil groups plan to seek interdict to stop nuclear plans - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • Energy Collective - The Polish Energy Problem, the Ukrainian Nuclear Solution - Mike Parr
  • CM Mining Weekly - Mahlobo's call for 'modular' electricity roll-out at odds with nuclear ambition - Terence Creamer
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Safety concerns at nuclear plant - Eric Naki and Yadhana Jadoo
  • Gatestone Institute - Russia's Dangerous Nuclear "Diplomacy" - Debalina Ghoshal
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Yakama elder Russell Jim retires after nearly 60 years in nuclear waste cleanup - Phil Ferolito
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Russell Jim honored for lifetime of work on nuclear waste - Phil Ferolito
  • Victoria Advocate, TX - Nuclear plant strives to replace retiring workforce - Jessica Priest By Jessica Priest
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Local governor OKs restart of 2nd nuclear plant in Fukui, Japan
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Public hearings on nuclear waste need rethink to dispel distrust
  • Yeni Safak - Erdogan criticizes hypocrisy of nuclear powers
  • Washington Times - Atomic bomb survivors hope the world won't forget the horrors - Guy Taylor
  • Brussels Times - Belarus constructs its first nuclear power station near its border with the EU - Andy Sanchez
  • Reuters - TABLE-Status of South Korea's nuclear reactors - Jane Chung
  • Utility Dive - NRC preparing new rules for nuclear decommissioning - Robert Walton
  • New Mexico Political Report - Stopping our own nuclear threat - Mimi Stewart, Democratic State Senator, representing District 17 in Albuquerque
  • Mainichi Daily - Fukui Gov. OKs restart of 2nd plant in prefecture
  • Mainichi Daily - Int'l expert committee on nuke disarmament holds 1st meeting in Hiroshima
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Vogtle financials poised for regulatory scrutiny - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Platts - French nuclear output hits 48 GW as EDF returns more reactors - Andreas Franke
  • Sun Journal, New Bern NC - Abbott Weatherly and an A-bomb in Albuquerque - Bill Hand
  • BBC - Sellafield firefighters announce further strike
  • Energy Business Review - China's CNNC to build fifth reactor unit at Chashma power plant in Pakistan
  • South Wales Argus - MPs must debate Hinkley Point costs, says Paul Flynn
  • Focus Taiwan - Public's health not a bargaining chip for CPTPP access: official - Huang Ya-chuan and Elizabeth Hsu
  • Tri-City Herald - Here are the best inventions of the year from PNNL's brain trust - Annette Cary
  • Washington Examiner - Lawmakers rush to fix defense spending by next week - Jamie McIntyre and Travis Tritten
  • The State, SC - First SCE&G, now the schools: When will we stop muzzling the watchdogs? - Jon Butzon
  • Austin American-Statesman - UT regents expected to authorize bid to run Los Alamos - Ralph K.M. Haurwitz
  • BelTA - Belarus views European Union as pillar of world order
  • Washington Times - In Hiroshima, Japan's military debate over pacifist constitution hits home - Guy Taylor
  • Daily News Egypt - Parliament tentatively agrees to nuclear power plants supervision law - Abdel Razek Al-Shuwekhi
  • Southeast Energy News - Information scrubbed from South Carolina nuclear audit - Brye Steeves
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Perfect storm - Jim Ernst, Branch Creek Trail, Summerville
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - Erdogan criticizes hypocrisy of nuclear powers - Merve Aydogan
  • Japan Times - Fukui governor OKs restart of two reactors at Oi plant
  • Japan Times - Japan still at a stalemate as Fukushima's radioactive water grows by 150 tons a day - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Pakistan Dawn - Report rules out Pakistan-India nuclear war - Anwar Iqbal
  • Capitol Weekly - Diablo Canyon: To be or not to be? - Lisa Renner
  • One Green Planet - Why Are Beagles Used for Lab Experiments? A Look Back at the Nuclear History of This Dog Breed - Jeremy Beckham, Beagle Freedom Project
  • E&E Daily - NOMINATIONS: Lawmakers to hear from Trump TVA picks - Nick Sobczyk
  • CBC Canada - Analysis; Record cheap electricity is transforming world energy markets as Canada struggles to keep up: Radically new Alberta auction system will play a part in disrupting the global energy market - Don Pittis
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Issues Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Funding Opportunity Announcement
  • DOE - Centers Will Lay the Groundwork for Next-Generation Energy Solutions
  • NAS - Project Update: Supplemental Treatment of Low-Activity Waste at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
  • NHK World - Fukui governor agrees to restart of 2 reactors
  • NHK World - Seko asks governor to approve restart of reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukui gives OK to restart of Kansai Electric's Oi nuclear plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - N-disarmament meeting starts in Hiroshima
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fukui gov. agrees to N-plant restarts
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Regulatory Improvements for Power Reactors Transitioning to Decommissioning FR Document: 2017-25552 Citation: 82 FR 55954 PDF Pages 55954-55955
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Voluntary Reporting of Performance Indicators FR Document: 2017-25514 Citation: 82 FR 56062 PDF Pages 56062-56063
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Voluntary Reporting of Planned New Reactor Applications FR Document: 2017-25513 Citation: 82 FR 56059 PDF Pages 56059-56060
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Omaha Public Power District; Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2017-25561 Citation: 82 FR 56060 PDF Pages 56060-56062

    Sunday, November 26, 2017

  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP: 12,000 shipments received since opening - Adrian C. Hedden
  • Tri-City Herald - Washington Closure Hanford makes case for dismissing federal lawsuit - Annette Cary
  • Chicago Tribune - Commentary: The first atomic furnace - Gino Segre and Bettina Hoerlin
  • AP News - Reporter's Notebook: Fukushima face-lift masks morass inside
  • Washington Post - With technology, these researchers are figuring out North Korea's nuclear secrets - Anna Fifield
  • Newsweek - Japan Wants to Push A Million Tons Of Radioactive Water Into the Pacific Ocean - Maria Perez
  • Telegraph Business, London - There's still time to halt the madness of our foreign-owned nuclear juggernaut - Jeremy Warner
  • SpaceFlight Insider - NASA, Department of Energy testing 'Kilopower' space nuclear reactor
  • Hindustan Times - Pakistan's weapons programme surest route to nuclear-level war: US think tank - Press Trust of India
  • CBC News - 'This is a forever project': Indigenous community mulls nuclear waste bunker--Debate over nuclear waste site not 'simply about money or beads and trinkets,' community says
  • Nikkei Asian Review - French nuclear company New Areva pins hopes on reopening of Japanese reactors - Tallulah Lutkin and Togo Shiraishi
  • Foreign Policy In Focus - The U.S. Is Stockpiling Nuclear Arms, and the Cost Is Astonishing--We're spending $1.2 trillion on weapons that invariably make the world a more dangerous place. - Harry Blain
  • Orange County Register - Surfers join Huntington Beach protest against San Onofre nuclear waste plan
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Shiga gov. opposes restarting reactors at Oi nuclear plant
  • Japan Times - Citing lack of evacuation plans, Shiga governor repeats objections to Oi reactor restarts
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Stopping our own nuclear threat - Mimi Stewart
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Educators get look at SRS operations
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - JCPOA Not One-Sided Road
  • Al Bawaba - Rosatom Holds Media Event to Discuss Social and Economic Aspects of Nuclear Energy
  • RT - Japan calls for Pyongyang to be forced to give up its nuclear & missile program – FM
  • New Kerala - Emergency Preparedness Exercise at Pickering Nuclear - Pickering, ON: Ontario Power Generation (OPG)
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Safeguarding our interests in Rooppur - ABM Nurul Islam
  • Radio New Zealand - Greenpeace wants PM to stop exploration off Taranaki coast
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima 'ice wall' linchpin not living up to high hopes
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: New proof of mismanagement
  • Tasnim News Agency - EP Official: JCPOA Should Bring Tangible Benefits
  • DigitalJournal - Belarus nuclear power plant stirs fears in Lithuania - Alexander Grebenkin with Tatiana Kalinovskaya in Minsk (AFP)
  • CTV News - 'A forever project': Ont. First Nation carefully examining nuclear waste bunker plan - Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press
  • Highlands Current, Cold Spring, NY - After Indian Point: Leaving Waste High and Dry - Brian PJ Cronin
  • IB Times - Declassified Cold War files reveal how the Soviets sneaked up behind enemy submarines without sonar - Immanuel Jotham
  • NHK World - Seko asks governor to approve restart of reactors
  • Japan Times - International disaster prevention forum begins in tsunami-hit Sendai
  • Mainichi Daily - Int'l disaster prevention forum begins in tsunami-hit Japan city
  • Yonhap News - Senior N. Korean official says its nuke program targets no country but U.S.
  • Mainichi Daily - Prospect uncertain for Tokai No. 2 nuke plant restart despite extension application
  • ABC.au - A poison in our island - Mark Willacy
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Grateful for Science this Thanksgiving - Maggie Gundersen
  • Beyond Nuclear - Is the mysterious radioactive plume from Mayak -- and will we ever know?
  • Beyond Nuclear - Nukes in Space – in Time of Trump
  • Atomic Insights - Giving thanks for both actinides and hydrocarbons - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Self-Described Antinuclear, Pro-Renewable Former Vermont Legislator Claims "We were angels, doing God's work." - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Consumers win if electricity production capacity remains high - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Environmental Defense Fund president has a fundamental misunderstanding of gas markets - Rod Adams

    Saturday, November 25, 2017

  • Desert Sun - Michael Shannon: I hope it's not a water view like Fukushima - Michael Shannon
  • NHK World - The Downwinders' Side of Nuclear History - Yoshiko Nakata
  • NHK World - A-Bomb Survivor Shares Experiences with US - Chie Yamagishi
  • LA Monitor - Regional coalition presses GRT tax issue with state - Tris DeRoma
  • Tri-City Herald - 19 years later, Hanford's 1st radioactive tank farm emptied - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Our Voice: Federal presence necessary at Hanford
  • East Oregonian - Other views: Nuclear watchdog playing a vital role - Patricia Hoover, Women's Action for New Directions
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Exporting power reactors: No way to fight proliferation - Victor GilinskyHenry Sokolski
  • AP News - Risky stalemate as science battles human fears at Fukushima - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - S&P Cuts South Africa Debt Rating, Moody's Issues Warning - Arabile Gumede
  • Charleston Post and Courier - S.C. proposal would cut SCANA executive compensation packages after nuclear fiasco - Andrew Brown
  • Phys.org - Russia opens commission into 'nuclear incident' report
  • Irish Times - Russian townsfolk who live in shadow of a leaking nuclear plant - Henry Foy
  • MiceTimes Asia - The release of ruthenium in Russia: Mayak never anything did not recognize" - paradox
  • Japan Times - Japan still at a stalemate as Fukushima's radioactive water grows by 150 tons a day
  • ABC.au - Fukushima: A million tonnes of radioactive water still in storage after nuclear disaster - St. Joseph News-Press, MO
  • St. Joseph News-Press, MO - Survey finds positive views of nuclear plant - Ray Scherer
  • St, George Daily Spectrum - Trump administration proposes rollback of uranium mining ban near Grand Canyon - David DeMille
  • KUTV - EPA's work on Navajo Nation uranium sites under review - Associated Press
  • New Delhi Times - New deal between 'all weather friends', China signs deal to build new nuclear reactor in Pakistan
  • South China Morning Post - China 'to build third Hualong One nuclear reactor' in Pakistan
  • KJZZ 91.5 FM, Tempe, AZ - Federal Watchdog Will Review EPA's Uranium Cleanup On Navajo Nation - Stina Sieg
  • Financial Times - Lithuania given EU backing in nuclear plant dispute with Belarus - Michael Peel
  • Truthdig - Earthquake Risk Keeps Heat on Vulnerable Nuclear Reactors - Harvey Wasserman
  • Japan Today - Utility files to extend operation of aging Tokai nuclear unit
  • Nikkei Asian Review - ife-and-death regulatory OK elusive for Japan Atomic Power--Electricity wholesaler asks for life extension of aging nuclear plant - Yuki Fukumoto
  • Orange County Register - Surfers taking stand against San Onofre nuclear waste burial plan, with protest planned Saturday in Huntington Beach - Laylan Connelly
  • Columbia Free Times, SC - FT Roundup: SCANA and Santee Cooper Took Out Details in Nuclear Audit - David Travis Bland
  • Weekly Alibi, Albuquerque, NM - Dismantling the Nuclear Beast
  • Fin24 - SA must ditch nuclear, tackle state capture to regain trust - Mohale
  • Philippine Business Daily Mirror - Resolving PHL's nuclear-power quandary - Lenie Lectura
  • Xinhua News - Iran says Israel's nuclear program threatens regional security
  • WDEF News 12, Chattanooga, TN - Audit: Contractor overcharged federal nuke plant by $6.8m - Jordan Rudzinski
  • London Times - EDF faces split to avert financial disaster - Adam Sage, Paris
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - IAEA Board of Governors Updated on Iran Verification Process
  • Tehran Times - All parties' compliance 'crucial' for nuclear deal to survive: Iran
  • Longview News-Journal, Longview, TX - Mills: Low electricity prices doom coal plants
  • Asharq Al-Awsat - Russia, Sudan Sign Nuclear Cooperation Agreement
  • Brisbane Times - Trespassers' trial drags Pine Gap spy base into spotlight - Jackie Dent
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Editorial: Bad faith of utility regulator once again on display - Dissident Voice
  • Dissident Voice - Fukushima Darkness (Part 2 of a 2-Part Series) - Robert Hunziker
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Fukushima supermarket throws out the manual and adapts - Masayuki Nakagawa
  • Fremont News Messenger - Tough choices ahead for Carroll Township--Tax losses from Davis-Besse could impact police, other services - Daniel Carson
  • Greek Reporter - IAEA: Greece has made Significant Progress in Nuclear Safety Regulation - Theo Ioannou
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Price of TVA power to drop next month - Dave Flessner
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - New Year strikes loom at Dounreay - Alistair Munro
  • Asahi Shimbun - Risky stalemate as science battles human fears at Fukushima - The Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Fukushima face-lift masks morass inside - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Comprehensive judgment required for restart of Tokai N-power plant
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan gov't to refuse settlement with some overseas A-bomb survivors' families
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Mitsubishi Materials data scandal spreads to 3 subsidiaries
  • UPI - Mitsubishi 'sincerely apologized' for faking data about some products - Allen Cone
  • FAIR.org - Trump Administration Plays Media Like Fiddle on Iran/HBO Hacking Story - Adam Johnson
  • FAIR.org - 'The Nuclear Enterprise Is on Autopilot'--CounterSpin interview with William Hartung on nuclear overkill - Janine Jackson
  • Ron Paul Institute - Why Are We Helping Saudi Arabia Destroy Yemen? - Ron Paul
  • antiwar.com - Who's A 'Foreign Agent'?--In Washington, who isn't? - Justin Raimondo

    Friday, November 24, 2017

  • Pacific Daily News - Radiation survivors to meet on Sunday - John I Borja
  • BizCommunity Cape Town - Suspended Eskom acting CEO threatens to sue over Tiso Blackstar's reporting - Neo Goba
  • Bloomberg - German Wind Power Beats Hard Coal, Nuclear Power for First Time - Brian Parkin
  • New York Times - An American Spy Base Hidden in Australia's Outback - Jackie Dent
  • Reuters - Finland and Nordic neighbours struggling to agree power supply deal - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Reuters - China signs deal to build new nuclear reactor in Pakistan: WNN - Geert De Clercq, Kay Johnson
  • Reuters - A BP North Sea field to test U.S. policy on Iran - Ron Bousso
  • ABC News - Attacks on Israeli soldier turned whistleblower get personal - Aron Heller, Associated Press
  • UK Independent - John Raines: US whistleblower who burgled the FBI to highlight J Edgar's Hoover's war on civil rights movement - Emily Langer
  • Financial Times - The Russian town in the shadow of a leaking nuclear plant - Henry Foy in Argayash
  • TASS - Nuclear specialists to set up commission to find source of ruthenium-106
  • Daily Star London - Radiation cloud mystery as fallout 1,000 times worse than normal drifts over Europe - Henry Holloway
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - EPA's Work On Navajo Nation Uranium Sites Under Review - Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Tokai nuclear plant operator files request to extend operation of aging reactor
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Aging Tokai No. 2 nuclear plant should be decommissioned
  • Press of Atlantic City - Editorial: Subsidies for baseload generators should favor nuclear over coal
  • Delaware County Daily Times, PA - Letter: Electric deregulation works for biz, consumers - John Kolarick, managing director, plant operations, Liberty Electric Energy Facility
  • Balkan Insight - Balkan Countries Downplay Worry About Radioactive Cloud - Ana Maria Luca
  • Xinhua News - Iran implementing nuclear-related commitments: UN nuclear agency
  • Trend News Agency - Iran has been too patient with JCPOA parties - MP - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Tasnim News Agency - US Credibility for Any Int'l Deal under Serious Question: Iranian Envoy
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Highlights Achievements for Development at November Board Meeting - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • PEI - French government mulls spinning off EDF's nuclear business - Diarmaid Williams
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Student nuclear engineering group gets grant for seminar series
  • Chosun Ilbo - Scores Dead as Houses Collapsed After N.Korean Nuke Test - Kim Myong-song
  • CBS New York - Closing Indian Point Nuclear Plant Could Be Costly For Surrounding Communities - Peter Haskell
  • OpenGov Asia - International Robotics Challenge demonstrates how robots can be used for inspections of nuclear facilities - Dean Koh
  • TASS - Russia, Sudan sign agreement on peaceful use of nuclear energy
  • Rutland Herald - Editorial: A new tradition
  • Rutland Herald - Yankee now OK with state adviser - Susan Smallheer
  • TASS - US, allies take disproportionate actions on Korean Peninsula – Lavrov
  • San Francisco Examiner - Navy cleanup of Treasure Island to last five more years - Joshua Sabatini
  • The Hankyoreh - American nuclear submarine enters Jeju Naval Base - Heo Ho-joon
  • Power Technology - China's CNNC to build Unit 5 of Chashma NPP in Pakistan
  • News & Star - Sellafield contractors to walk out next week
  • Korea Times - Steven Chu slams Korea's energy policy - Jhoo Dong-chan
  • Deutsche Welle - Japanese industry scandals continue
  • USGS - M 5.5 - 161km SSE of Naze, Japan
  • IAEA - IAEA Board of Governors Concludes its November Meeting
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Sees Significant Progress in Greece's Regulatory Framework, Suggests Step to Further Strengthen Radiation Safety
  • World Nuclear News - WANO sees harmonisation as a key goal for nuclear operators
  • World Nuclear News - Minister: No change to South African energy policy
  • World Nuclear News - Pakistan, China agree to build Chashma 5
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan Atomic Power requests 20 extra years to run Tokai plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Tokai N-plant files for 20-year extension
  • Mainichi Daily - Utility files application to extend operating period of Tokai nuclear reactor for 20 years
  • Jiji Press - Extended Life Sought for Japan's Tokai No. 2 N-Plant
  • Fin24 - Eskom's latest work on energy policy plan rejects nuclear
  • BelTA - Latvian FM: Belarus, EU have gone a good way towards normalization of relations
  • BelTA - Makei expects Belarus' new agreement with EU to be signed soon
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-25430 Citation: 82 FR 55831 PDF Pages 55831-55832
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal FR Document: 2017-25341 Citation: 82 FR 55790 PDF Pages 55790-55791
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Fire Protection System Piping That Must Remain Functional Following a Safe Shutdown Earthquake FR Document: 2017-25403 Citation: 82 FR 55880 PDF Pages 55880-55882
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: AREVA Inc. FR Document: 2017-25391 Citation: 82 FR 55882 PDF Pages 55882-55883

    Thursday, November 23, 2017

  • The Australian - Letters(5): Frydenberg's energy package looks reassuring
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - County: Updated Long-Range Water Supply Plan - Kirsten Laskey
  • Environmental Defense Fund health blog - EPA's latest analysis shows perchlorate risks to fetal brain development - Tom Neltner
  • Las Vegas Sun - Pick for chemical post a danger to our health - Marilyn Kirkpatrick
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - Federal Employee Whistleblowers Denied Due Process - Mary Jane Wilmoth
  • Taos News - Citizen board talks LANL clean-up - Cody Hooks
  • Bloomberg - Iran Sees Its Rivals Uniting as Israel Talks Up Saudi Ties - Ladane Nasseri and Marc Champion
  • Reuters - France weighs EDF restructuring scenarios, nuclear spinoff-sources - Geert De Clercq and Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - Sudan's Bashir: we want to discuss nuclear power cooperation with Russia - Denis Pinchuk
  • Reuters - Cuba, North Korea reject 'unilateral and arbitrary' U.S. demands - Sarah Marsh, Phillip Stewart
  • Reuters - South African Mo-99 plant shut after suspected hydrogen leak - Wendell Roelf
  • Reuters - EU to unveil priority energy projects to improve grid, prepare for Brexit - Alissa de Carbonnel, Vera Eckert
  • New York Times - A Radiation Cloud, and a Mystery, From Russia - Andrew E. Kramer and William J. Broad
  • Mining.com - Legal kerfuffle in Spain around uranium mine environmental assessment - Valentina Ruiz Leotaud
  • Power Technology - Weakest link: the small components that keep nuclear safe - Molly Lempriere
  • Business Day South Africa - Gigaba edges towards Mahlobo's approach on nuclear - Bekezela Phakathi
  • ABC.au - The Leonora man behind plan for a radioactive waste dump in outback WA - Jarrod Lucas
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Insight that would've alerted problems with nuclear project scrubbed from audit two years ago - Andrew Brown and Thad Moore
  • Electric Light & Power - South Carolina lawmakers divided on customer refunds, rates
  • Iran Front Page - Iran Receives €20m Aid from EU for Safe Nuclear Energy
  • TASS - Atomic watchdog confirms Iran complies with JCPOA commitments
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Highlights Achievements for Development at November Board Meeting - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Slovenia to contribute funds for monitoring of Iran nuclear deal
  • Xinhua News - UN nuclear agency says inspectors given access to all Iranian sites
  • Daily Maverick - GroundUp: Energy minister insists on nuclear - Suné Payne for GROUNDUP.
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom and Andra expand cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Pakistan, China agree to build Chashma 5
  • World Nuclear News - British MPs question value of Hinkley Point project
  • Engineering News-Record - Humboldt Bay Nuke Demo Job Reaching Finish Line, at Last - Scott Blair
  • Daily Maverick - The Gathering: Andrew Feinstein warns that nuclear graft could make Arms Deal look small - Rebecca Davis
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Seabrook tax rate surges 9.9% as nuke plant's value declines - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Anadolu Agency - First of Turkish nuclear students in Russia to graduate - Huseyin Erdogan
  • AvGeekery Aviation news - When The Air Force Declared Nuclear War On Nevada - Bill Walton Bill Walton
  • Miami's Community Newspapers - FIU doctoral student wants to make nuclear energy renewable - Florida International University
  • Oak Ridger - UPF completes construction support building
  • Energy Voice - Dounreay workers to be balloted on strike - Written by Alistair Munro
  • Moscow Times - Amid Radiation Scare, Russian Atomic Agency Finds 'No Violations'
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Lobby group wants govt to stop energy deal with Russia - Graig-Lee Smith
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - 'Brian Molefe's payout was unlawful' - Barry Bateman
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - SCE Plans Beach Burial of San Onofre Radioactive Waste in Canisters Known to Crack and Leak in Less Than 20 Years!
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General's Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • E&E Daily - URANIUM: NRC doubles maximum length of in-situ license - Dylan Brown
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - Colchester councillors will do "everything they can" to oppose nuclear power station in Bradwell - Katherine Palmer
  • STV.UK - Strike threat at nuclear power plant in row over pay
  • The News-Times, Danbury, CT - Bethel residents support fracking ban - Julia Perkins
  • Canadian Mining Journal - Editorial: Cameco suspends 40% of production in face of oversupply - John Cumming
  • Oak Ridger - Y-12 historian, columnist gets Gold Medal award
  • Peninsula Qatar - Qatar will remain world's top clean energy producer
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Fast flux heartbreak - John A. Basmajian, Richland
  • IOL - SA energy ministry suffers from distrust - Siseko Njobeni
  • London Times - Government's stealth tax on energy bills is the height of hypocrisy - Robin Pagnamenta
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 19km ESE of Ula, Turkey
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 78km ESE of Fuling, China
  • Trend News Agency - Sochi triangle apparently seeks to curb US influence in region - Khalid Kazimov
  • Asahi Shimbun - Signs of tumult linger at vacated hospital near Fukushima plant - Hiroshi Ishizuka
  • Press TV - Iran ready to respond to US violation of nuclear deal: AEOI
  • wikipedia - Nuclear power by country
  • iNews London - Sellafield nuclear site in state of 'pandemonium' over pay dispute between bosses and workers - Joseph Charlton
  • Daily Energy Insider - United States successfully decommissioning commercial nuclear reactors - Kevin Randolph
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Tribal members appointed to federal panel on Yucca - Daria Sokolova
  • Providence Journal - R.I. scientist who worked on Manhattan Project dies at 96 - Donita Naylor
  • Jewish Daily Forward - Lilli Hornig Fled Hitler and Helped Develop Atomic Weapons – Then Fought Against Their Use - Benjamin Ivry
  • The Daily Conspiracy - The Shocking Truth About Toxic Chemtrails
  • ACLU - At Guantánamo, a Death Penalty Case Without a Death Penalty Lawyer - Cassandra Stubbs, Director, ACLU Capital Punishment Project
  • Mainichi Daily - Concerns raised after utility announces plan for nuclear reactor lifespan extension
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Mitsubishi Materials data scandal spreads to 3 subsidiaries
  • Taipei Times - Committee passes Aboriginal act changes - Chen Yu-fu and Jake Chung
  • Western Governors' Association - Policy Resolution 2017-05: Storage and Disposal of Radioactive Waste and Spent Nuclear Fuel - Western Governors' Association

    Wednesday, November 22, 2017

  • Nevada Today UNR - A Tale of Two Archivists--Interesting work intersects at the crossroads of Yucca Mountain and Harry Reid within the University Libraries Special Collections Department - Jill Stockton
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Uncertain future for Vermont Yankee fuel - Mike Faher
  • Spokesman-Review blog - Boise man sentenced for uranium-related Clean Water Act violation - Betsy Z. Russell
  • Idaho Statesman - Boise man sentenced for dumping uranium down apartment sink, into sewage system - Michael Katz
  • Cape Cod Times - Latest performance report for Pilgrim lists 7 violations - Christine Legere
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Without GRT reform, money from LANL operator not guaranteed - Bruce Krasnow
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL names director of artificial intelligence - John Huotari
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Regional Coalition Urges GRT Change - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Tri-City Herald - Think you could run Hanford? $4 billion contract up for bid - Annette Cary
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - Always in "Hot Water" - Charles Coutant, UCS Science Network
  • AP News - New US sanctions target North Korean, Chinese companies - Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - India Utility Sees $25 Billion Up for Grabs on Modi Power Plan - Saket Sundria and Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Bloomberg - India Plans to Fast-Track Hydro Projects in Kashmir Region - Saket Sundria and Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Says Terror State Designation Spurs Faith in Nukes - Peter Pae and Sam Kim
  • Reuters - Kremlin says no proof Russia was source of radioactive pollution - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - Russian senators approve 'foreign agents' media bill: RIA - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - French parliament plans investigation into nuclear security - Emile Picy
  • Reuters - Special Report - Nuclear strategists call for bold move: scrap ICBM arsenal - Scot J. Paltrow
  • Reuters - Iran pushes to retain Asia oil buyers as possible U.S. sanctions loom - Florence Tan
  • Reuters - Japan's first solar auction pushes prices down by nearly a quarter - Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - UK govt failed to protect consumers over Hinkley nuclear deal – lawmakers - Susanna Twidale
  • The Guardian - New nuclear power cannot rival windfarms on price, energy boss says - Adam Vaughan
  • Connecticut Post - Connecticut nuclear plant guard falsified records, failed to test weapons - Luther Turmelle
  • New York Times - This Uranium Deal Was No Scandal - John Ritch
  • Investor's Business Daily - Editorial: The Russia Scandal Just Got Much Worse … For Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama
  • London Sun - Has Russia had a secret nuclear disaster? Giant toxic cloud and radioactivity levels 1000 higher than usual spark panic - Patrick Knox
  • TASS - Russian watchdog finds no excess radiation levels at nuclear facility in Urals
  • French Nuclear Safety Authority - Detection of traces of ruthenium 106 in the ambient air in France and in several European countries in October: no risk identified for the population in France
  • Irish Independent - Fears grow of 'nuclear accident' in Russia - Alec Luhn
  • Common Dreams - Amid Russian Denials, Greenpeace Demands Probe into Source of Nuclear Radiation - Julia Conley
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - Defense Spending Bill Gets It Right on Nuclear and Missile Defense - Michaela Dodge
  • Politico.eu - Hungary's Russian-built nuclear plant powered by politics in Brussels - Sara Stefanini and Nicholas Hirst
  • The Asia-Pacific Diplomat - China's Evolving Approach to Nuclear War-Fighting - James Johnson
  • World Nuclear News - Chemistry, minerals and microbes in nuclear waste management
  • World Nuclear News - Report outlines Ontario nuclear refurbishment benefits and risks
  • Power Technology - Inside the Caribbean's only nuclear reactor - Heidi Vella
  • Phys.org - UK made grave errors over Hinkley nuclear project: MPs - Kenza Bryan
  • Financial Times - UK made 'grave strategic errors' in Hinkley Point nuclear project - Andrew Ward
  • Public Finance UK - Government 'may not have got best value for money on Hinkley Point project' - Anthony Barej
  • Daily Telegraph - Government accused of 'grave errors' in Hinkley Point deal - Jack Torrance
  • Energy Live News - Cost of Hinkley Point C 'will hit poorest the hardest' - Jonny Bairstow
  • New Civil Engineer - 'Vague promises' on Hinkley jobs and skills need firming up, say MPs - Emily Ashwell
  • Capital.com - Government accused of caving in to EDF over electricity pricing at new nuclear plant - Richard Reed
  • London Sun - Families could see a £15 hike in energy bills to fund nuclear power station - Daniel Jones
  • CleanEnergyNews UK - No plan, no protections, no guarantees: PAC slams government over Hinkley Point C errors - Liam Stoker
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C subsidy has dealt consumers 'a bad hand', say MPs - Adam Vaughan
  • BBC - Hinkley Point will 'hit the poorest hardest', say MPs
  • Daily Mail - Hinkley Point deal with China will put £15 on all energy bills because of 'grave errors' by the Government - Claire Ellicot
  • BusinessGreen UK - MPs' committee slams "expensive" Hinkley Point C deal - Michael Holder
  • Construction Index UK - MPs say Hinkley deal ignored consumers
  • London Times - Hinkley Point C bill 'will hit poor families hardest' - Robin Pagnamenta
  • Japan Times - Twenty-year extension to be sought for aging Tokai No. 2 nuclear plant
  • Japan Times - Japan held drills with nuclear-capable U.S. B-52 strategic bomber in August - Jesse Johnson
  • Business Day South Africa - David Mahlobo contradicts Malusi Gigaba on nuclear power - Khulekani Magubane
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Mahlobo: Cabinet's decision on nuclear power still stands - Gaye Davis
  • Hartford Courant - Nuclear Regulators Fault Millstone Over Weapons Maintenance - Stephen Singer
  • Waterford Patch, CT - Confirmatory Order Issued Over Millstone Plant Violations: NRC - RJ Scofield
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - JCPOA Promotes Coop. on Peaceful Nuclear Energy
  • Al-Monitor - Iran, EU hold third round of high-level talks
  • Daily Energy Insider - United States successfully decommissioning commercial nuclear reactors - Kevin Randolph
  • Boston Globe - Should the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station be required to pay an annual $25 million decommissioning fee? - YES: Mathew Muratore; NO: Mike Twomey
  • Agri-Pulse - Retiring nuclear reactors takes time, money - Sandra Cowherd
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Bills to fix nuke problems in S Carolina head to House floor - Associated Press
  • E&E Daily - SOUTH CAROLINA: County to sue Scana over failed nuclear project
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Fairfield County Votes to Sue SCANA Over V.C. Summer Abandonment
  • Charlotte Observer - South Carolina county votes to sue utility over reactors - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - S.C. lawmakers advance reforms, halting charges for failed nuclear project - Andrew Brown and Jamie Lovegrove
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Gigaba denies meeting World Bank over nuclear or 'anything else' - Liesl Peyper
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Audit: Bechtel Power Corp. overcharged TVA for labor at Watts Bar Nuclear Power Plant - Dave Flessner
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Fairfield County officials vote to sue SCANA over failed nuclear project, saying power company broke contract - Thad Moore
  • Xinhua News - U.S. nuke-powered submarine makes port call to S. Korea
  • Minnesota Daily - UMN participating in national nuclear stewardship research - Helen Sabrowsky
  • Middle East Monitor - Turkey pledges to continue with plans to build nuclear reactor
  • InSerbia News - Secret CIA Docs: Yugoslavia Had Uranium to Build Nuke by 1980
  • Red Wing Republican Eagle - Prairie Island nuclear plant completes refueling outage and maintenance projects
  • Mainichi Daily - Nuclear plant operator to request 20-year extension for 'boiling water reactor'
  • The Independent - Sellafield strike: 3,000 nuclear plant workers to walk out over pay dispute, says GMB union - Stephen Little
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - State Capture: Brian Molefe Defends 'Cheap' Nuclear Energy
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - 9 Things You Need To Know About The Nuclear Deal and Energy Justice - Pooven Moodley, Human Rights Lawyer
  • Gulf Times - Qatar stresses peaceful use of nuclear power
  • WSOC TV Charlotte - South Carolina lawmakers split on refunds or rate freezes
  • The State, SC - SC lawmakers move ahead bill after bill, all to stop SCE&G from reaching in your wallet - Maayan Schechter and Avery G. Wilks
  • Esquire - The Secret History of the Bomb--Daniel Ellsberg on North Korea, Nixon, and the "Strangelove paradox." - Rick Perlstein
  • Canada NewsWire - FAO Report Confirms Nuclear Power is Irreplaceable in Ontario's Long-Term Supply Mix - Power Workers' Union
  • OBRag.org - Activists Protest Plans to Bury Nuclear Waste at San Onofre State Beach - Mary Carreon
  • KPBS - California PUC Used Public Money To Block San Onofre Investigation - Alison St John
  • BelTA - Belarusian students trained at Russian nuclear power plant
  • ETEnergyworld.com - Nuclear energy is part of green energy balance: IAEA official
  • NHK World - A-Bomb Survivor Shares Experiences with US
  • Daily Voice, Northern Westchester, NY - Lowey Details Support For Mothballing Indian Point Nuclear Power Plants - Jon Craig
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: S.C. lawmakers grapple with reactor project fallout - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Huffington Post blog - Snatching Defeat from the Jaws of Victory--Landmark Agreement to Decommission Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant Endangered by Proposed Ruling - Tom Dalzell, Business Manager of IBEW Local 1245, and Ralph Cavanagh, CoDirector of The Energy Program at the National Resources Defense Council
  • London Times - We've been nuked by Hinkley Point - Alistair Osborne
  • ABC News - Some of the deadliest submarine accidents - The Associated Press
  • Middle East Online - Syria, 'Experts' and George Monbiot - Jonathan Cook.
  • BBC - Why Russia is sending robotic submarines to the Arctic - David Hambling
  • Al-Monitor - The wrong way to address Iran's missile program - Seyed Hossein Mousavian
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Rouhani, Macron Talk on Phone
  • Reuters France - French utility EDF says technical issues delayed restart of four reactors - Bate Felix
  • EurActiv - Brexit impact on energy markets could be 'limited', study says - Sam Morgan
  • Delaware County Daily Times - Guest Column: Time is now for electric market reforms to benefit Pa. consumers - Mauricio Gutierrez, president and chief executive officer of NRG Energy
  • Trend News Agency - Iran has been too patient with JCPOA parties - MP
  • Focus Taiwan - Elevated radiation levels in Russia have not impacted Taiwan: AEC - Chu Tse-wei and Evelyn Kao
  • State Journal-Register - Letter: Exelon says BGA story misrepresented the facts - Bryan Hanson, Chief Nuclear Officer for Exelon Generation
  • Windpower Engineering - IEEFA: Spain demonstrates the high cost of political interference in power markets - Paul Dvorak
  • New York Times - Lilli Hornig, 96, Dies; A-Bomb Researcher Lobbied for Women in Science - Sam Roberts
  • National Interest - Trump Should Avoid Believing the Myths of the JCPOA - Mahsa Rouhi
  • Seattle Times - Nuclear safety board warns of trouble ahead at Hanford, but could lose role under Trump - Hal Bernton
  • Lusaka Times Zambia - Zambia's plans for a Nuclear Education Centre
  • Independent Barents Observer - Crowded at Russia's port for Arctic nuclear vessels - Thomas Nilsen
  • Sky News - Energy bills dealt 'bad hand' by Hinkley nuclear deal - MPs' report
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Halt to production ordered at NTP Radioisotopes
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - South African nuclear body shuts down key unit because of compliance failure - Keith Campbell
  • China Daily - CGN vows support for UK project - Du Xiaoying/Cecily Liu
  • The Peninsula Qatar - Qatar reiterates peaceful use of nuclear power for development
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Westinghouse bids for Saudi reactor contract
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Toshiba wants to wash its hands of Westinghouse by the end of March - Anya Litvak
  • BBC News - Sellafield's GMB workers to stage second strike in pay row
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Anti-nuclear deal campaigners want to meet Mahlobo - Graig-Lee Smith
  • Toronto Sun - Editorial: Liberals' energy fiasco costing us billions
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - SC committee approves proposals that could save utility customers money - Jamal Goss
  • Globe Newswire - Rosen Law Firm Reminds SCANA Corporation Investors of Important November 27 Deadline in Class Action – SCG - Source: The Rosen Law Firm PA
  • Bluffton Today, SC - Failure should not be rewarded - Bill Herbkersman
  • Holland Sentinel - Palisades Power Plant to host public meeting
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 25km E of Jiayi Shi, Taiwan
  • IAEA - Looking inside Hearts in Argentina: Using Nuclear Science to Find Disease - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Shares Latest Findings at 21st International Nutrition Congress in Buenos Aires - C. Loechl, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Jiji Press - NEDO, Fukushima Pref. Sign Cooperation Pact on Robot Tests
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA will definitely lose money from strategic fuel stocks sale - Mahlobo - Liesl Peyper
  • Bellona - Rosatom drafts law giving itself control of the Russian Arctic - Charles Digges
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Determinations: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4, Inspections, Tests, Analyses, and Acceptance Criteria FR Document: 2017-25298 Citation: 82 FR 55658 PDF Pages 55658-55659
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemption and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; ADS and IRWST Injection Block FR Document: 2017-25297 Citation: 82 FR 55653 PDF Pages 55653-55654
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Enforcement Discretion for Tornado-Generated Missile Protection Noncompliance, Revision 1 FR Document: 2017-25271 Citation: 82 FR 55657 PDF Pages 55657-55658
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4, Changes to Containment Cooling and Spent Fuel Pool Makeup Strategies FR Document: 2017-25296 Citation: 82 FR 55654 PDF Pages 55654-55657
  • Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty - Interview: Experts See No Health Threat In Russian Radiation Leak, Suspect Storage Accident - Ron Synovitz
  • Newsweek - What Kind of Bombs Does North Korea Have? a Guide to Kim Jong UN's Nuclear Weapons - John Haltiwanger
  • Metropolis Planet, Metropolis, IL - Honeywell to idle Metropolis plant
  • Mainichi Daily - Once severely damaged Fukushima reactor building opened to media to showcase progress
  • Mainichi Daily - Nuclear plant operator to request 20-year extension for 'boiling water reactor'
  • ScienceAlert - Here's What You Need to Know About That Mysterious Radiation Cloud Over Europe - Peter Dockrill
  • Focus Taiwan - Energy efficiency key to transforming global energy system: expert - Shih Hsiu-chuan
  • Truthdig - Is Puerto Rico Being 'Ethnically Cleansed' for the Superrich? - Harvey Wasserman
  • Truthdig - Military, CIA Leaders May Be Investigated for War Crimes - Marjorie Cohn, professor emerita

    Tuesday, November 21, 2017

  • Utility Dive - Federal judge awards Duke $68.5M for spent nuclear fuel costs in DOE lawsuit - Robert Walton
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Future appears murkier for Vermont Yankee fuel - Mike Faher
  • MIMS Asia - A lesson from the Gulf War: Environmental effects on public health - Nur Syarafina Mohamad Radzi, 12 hours ago
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Federal safety board warns of problems at Hanford
  • Tri-City Herald - Lucky find. See what Richland astronomers discovered this time - Annette Cary
  • Law360 - Contractor Urges Toss Of Nuclear Waste Cleanup FCA Suit - Bryan Koenig
  • AP News - Russia confirms spike in radioactivity in the Urals - Nataliya Vasilyeva
  • Reuters - Britain remains hostile to whistleblowers, statistics show - Kirstin Ridley
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Westinghouse discussing group bid for Saudi nuclear tender - sources - Reem Shamseddine, Stephen Kalin, Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Russia finds 1,000-times normal level of radioactive isotope after nuclear incident claims - Polina Devitt; Additional reporting by Geert De Clercq, Kate Kelland, Mariya Gordeyeva, Vladimir Soldatkin and Katya Golubkova
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF reports quality control failings regarding some rods at nuclear reactors - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters - Russia's Rosatom complex says it is not behind higher radioactivity - Katya Golubkova
  • Reuters - Special Report: In modernizing nuclear arsenal, U.S. stokes new arms race - Scot Paltrow
  • Reuters - Water pollution lawsuit against Florida nuclear plant can proceed - judge - Dena Aubin
  • Reuters - Total risks entire Iran investment if it pulls out of project: Iran minister - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Fair.org - Ignoring Washington's Role in Yemen Carnage, 60 Minutes Paints US as Savior - Adam Johnson
  • Daily Telegraph - Report of 'extremely high' radioactive pollution suggests nuclear cloud came from Russia - Alec Luhn, moscow
  • The Guardian - Russian radiation leak: everything you need to know - Hannah Devlin
  • Washington Post - That 'harmless' radioactive cloud over Europe probably did come from Russia after all - Rick Noack
  • London Times - Russia admits nuclear leak near site of 1957 disaster - Marc Bennetts, Moscow
  • IBTimes - Russia Admits Mysterious Radioactive Cloud Is From Nuclear Plant Pollution - Juliana Rose Pignataro @
  • The Guardian - Russian nuclear facility denies it is source of high radioactivity levels - Shaun Walker in Moscow and Hannah Devlin
  • BBC - Russia denies nuclear accident after radioactive traces found
  • Moscow Times - Radiation Levels Well Below Limits, Russian Agencies Say
  • Financial Times - Russia nuclear body denies being source of radiation cloud - Henry Foy
  • Deutsche Welle - Russian meteorological service confirms elevated radioactivity
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom: No Incidents on Russian Nuclear Sites Which Could Lead to Ru-106 Spike
  • Xinhua News - Russian nuclear corp. denies causing radioactive pollution
  • UPI - Russia says 'extremely high' radioactivity not from nuclear accident - Allen Cone
  • Scottish Daily Record - Mystery radioactive cloud over Europe sparks fears of secret nuclear accident in Russia - Polina Devitt
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Reconsidering the nuclear demigod called Mr. President - John Mecklin
  • Sputnik News - New Theory Says First 1986 Explosion at Chernobyl Was Small Nuclear Blast
  • Ha'aretz Daily - How Obama's $1.25 Trillion Nuclear Arsenal Modernization Sparked New Arms Race With Russia
  • The Guardian - The consensus is clear: there is no upside to a nuclear Brexit - Clare Moody
  • Axios - Nuclear power's climate snubs - Amy Harder
  • Caledonian Record, St. Johnsbury, VT - John McClaughry: A Global Renewable Energy Power Play
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - Nuclear power naysayers won't deter Turkey: Erdogan - Ahmet Sait Akcay
  • IAEA - IAEA Holds Training Course on Assessing the Sustainability of Nuclear Energy Systems - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear
  • FAIR.org - 'The Nuclear Enterprise Is on Autopilot'--CounterSpin interview with William Hartung on nuclear overkill - Janine Jackson
  • OC Weekly - Activists Protest Plans to Bury Nuclear Waste at San Onofre State Beach - Mary Carreon
  • Axios - Westinghouse working on group bid for Saudi nuclear reactors
  • Foreign Policy In Focus - The U.S. Is Stockpiling Nuclear Arms, and the Cost Is Astonishing - Harry Blain
  • The Local Suisse - Swiss nuclear plant supplied with defective tubes - AFP
  • Florida International University. - FIU student wants to make nuclear energy renewable - Chrystian Tejedor
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear energy needs may be adjusted downwards - Mahlobo - Liesl Peyper
  • Sputnik News - US to Spend $1.2 Trillion to Modernize, Maintain Nuclear Forces
  • Xinhua News - Commentary: Nuclear issue on Korean Peninsula could hardly withstand any negative input
  • WRCB-TV Chattanooga - Radioactive waste data removed from Tennessee state website
  • Moscow Times - Russia Denies Nuclear Incident as Monitors Record Abnormal Radiation Levels
  • Power Technology - UK begins Phase II of nuclear reactor design assessment - Power Technology
  • Sputnik News - Chinese Media Reveals New Multi-Nuke Missile to Strike 'Anywhere in the World'
  • Midwest Energy News - PJM plan could prop up Ohio coal and nuclear plants, say critics - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • Malaya Business Insight - Caution needed in reviving nuke plant - Jed Macapagal
  • Philippine Business Daily Mirror - 'No place for BNPP in PHL's nuclear power development program' - Lenie Lectura
  • CleanTechnica - France Won't Achieve Goal Of Reducing Nuclear Share Of Power Mix To 50% Until 2030–2035, Environment Minister Reveals - James Ayre
  • CleanTechnica - The International Energy Agency Is Steering The World To Climate Disaster - Greg Muttitt
  • Energy Post Europe - How the International Energy Agency is steering the world to climate disaster - Greg Muttitt
  • Reuters UK - EDF reports quality control failings regarding some rods at nuclear reactors - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • The Chronicle, Duke University, Durham, NC - Duke researchers discover ways radioactive coal ash poses threat to human health - Jenn Marsh
  • New Hampshire Union Leader - Nuclear and coal bailouts - Dick Devens, Sandwich
  • Platts - Exelon's Dresden-2 nuclear unit returns to 100% after refueling outage
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Political Meeting With Europe Ahead of Nuclear Coop. Talks
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Keen to Boost Nuclear Cooperation with EU
  • Chicago Tonight | WTTW - New UChicago Course Examines Legacy of Nuclear Age - Alex Ruppenthal
  • Business Insider - This enormous national lab helped give birth to the nuclear age – here's what's going on inside now - Lydia Ramsey
  • Law360 - NY Says There's Nothing Unlawful About Nuke Subsidy Plan - Keith Goldberg
  • E&E Daily - TENNESSEE: State agency wipes data about radioactive waste
  • Manomet Current - Nuclear storage casks vulnerable to flooding, Pilgrim Station critics argue - Matthew Nadler
  • Yeni Safak - Turkey to develop nuclear energy: Erdogan
  • Korea Times - Most nuke reactors' quake-proof capacities not confirmed - You Soo-sun
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Fairfield County to consider suing SCANA over failed nuclear project in its backyard - Thad Moore
  • Budapest Business Journal - Tender under way for Paks turbines
  • iPolitics.ca - Nuclear agency hurt by PCO's failure to find appointments: auditor - James Munson
  • Japan Times - Mayors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki to attend Nobel Peace Prize ceremony
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Letter: Don't fall for the fear - Howard Shaffer, Enfield, N.H.
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Aging experts: Y-12 finds creative solutions to replacing skilled retirees - Brittany Crocker
  • Albuquerque Journal - UC will bid on Los Alamos lab operating contract - Associated Press
  • Arctic.ru - Nuclear icebreaker cruise program to the North Pole may be extended to 2035
  • Rutland Herald - Water infiltration still plagues Vt. Yankee - Susan Smallheer
  • Trend News Agency - How far would EU go in trade ties with Iran? - Mehdi Sepahvand, Khalid Kazimov
  • Korea Times - Government vows to support nuclear exports - Kang Seung-woo
  • IAEA - Experts Share Ideas to Strengthen Physical Protection of Nuclear Material at IAEA Conference - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Sputnik News - France's Nuclear Energy Giant Admits Producing Defective Tubes - UChicago News
  • University of Chicago News Office - University of Chicago to commemorate first nuclear reaction on Dec. 1 and 2
  • World Nuclear News - US conversion plant suspends UF6 production
  • World Nuclear News - Quality assurance issues affect French and Swiss plants
  • Anishinabek News, North Bay Ontario - First Nations fight nuclear waste
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - MAHLOBO WANTS NEW ENERGY RESOURCE PLAN TO GO BEFORE CABINET SOON - Gaye Davis
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Lowey bills aim to 'responsibly close Indian Point' - Kimberly Redmond
  • Cambrian News - Communities benefit from Magnox fund
  • Mainichi Daily - Hibakusha: Battling cancer, A-bomb survivor fights to convey effects of radiation
  • RTO Insider - NARUC Panelists See Need to Define, Price Resiliency - Rory D. Sweeney
  • RTO Insider - Overheard at NARUC, NASUCA Annual Meetings
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander: New Mercury Treatment Facility In Oak Ridge Will Mean "Safer, Cleaner Water"
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Utility regulators used private lawyers to challenge criminal probe of agency - Jeff McDonald
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Order Over Security-Related Violations at Millstone Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 11km E of Hitachi, Japan
  • IAEA - IAEA to Assist Panama on Nuclear Security for World Youth Day with Pope Francis
  • BBC - Russia denies nuclear accident after radioactive traces found
  • Bellona - Russian weather service confirms 'extremely high' radiation release - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - COP 23: Bellona gathers industry and policy makers to discuss plug in solutions on land and sea - Bellona Europa
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-25270 Citation: 82 FR 55355 PDF Page 55355
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-25063 Citation: 82 FR 55401 PDF Pages 55401-55421 (21 pages) Permalink
  • Oak Ridge Today - Ray Smith receives DOE Gold Medal Award for helping to create national park - John Huotari
  • New York Times - Russia, in Reversal, Confirms Radiation Spike - Matthew Luxmoore and Alan Cowell
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Letter: There is no solution to the problem of nuclear waste - Nancy Braus, Putney
  • Northumberland Today - Members needed for Port Hope cleanup liaison group - Valerie MacDonald
  • Law360 - No Evidence Of Racial Bias At Nuclear Co., 4th Circ. Says - Christopher Crosby
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Paying cash to meeting attendees hurts trust in nuclear waste disposal
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Draft Request for Proposal and Announces Pre-Solicitation Conference for Hanford Mission Essential Services Contract
  • Washington Examiner - Suffering Yemen needs our help - Dr. Robert Schuller
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 25 | Nov. 21, 2017

    Monday, November 20, 2017

  • Eugene Register-Guard - OpEd: Nuclear watchdog playing a vital role - Patricia Hoover
  • Daily Northwestern, IL - Northwestern alumnus inspires federal law aimed at protecting whistleblowers - Alan Perez, Reporter
  • American Thinker blog - Billions of dollars at stake in epic battle shaping up between University of California and two Texas Universities - Thomas Lifson
  • AP News - What if the general says 'no' to president's nuclear order? - Robert Burns
  • Bloomberg - A Yard Sale May Save Toshiba's Chips - Tim Culpan Nisha Gopalan
  • Bloomberg - Pentagon's Inspector General Praises Secret $80 Billion Bomber - Anthony Capaccio
  • Bloomberg - How Japan Is Planning to Cut Sky-High Solar Costs: QuickTake Q&A - Chisaki Watanabe
  • Reuters - Toshiba gains breathing room with $5.4 billion share issue to overseas investors - Makiko Yamazaki, Jennifer Hughes
  • The Tennessean - Tennessee officials keep radioactive waste details from public - Anita Wadhwani
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Feds propose plan to bail out nuke, coal plants, possibly including Three Mile Island - Ad Crable
  • State Journal-Register - Investigation: Radioactive leaks continue at Illinois nuclear plants - Brett Chase and Madison Hopkins
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Nuke-waste site problems persist--Board's Report Warns Of Risks - Hal Bernton
  • Axios - The left's nuclear problem--America's liberal leaders are torn between fighting climate change and resisting nuclear power - Amy Harder
  • UAE National - Revealed: Inside Jordan's first nuclear research reactor - Daniel Bardsley
  • World Nuclear News - US Q3 uranium production falls by 17%
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba seeks third party route to settling claims
  • World Nuclear News - Turbine island construction for Hualong One
  • Daily Telegraph - Toshiba plans to sell US nuclear division Westinghouse and raise £4bn - James Titcomb
  • Japan Times - Embattled Toshiba aims to boost capital with Â¥600 billion share issue
  • Financial Times - Hedge funds place $5.4bn bet on Toshiba's resurrection - Leo Lewis and Peter Wells
  • Daily Telegraph - Toshiba plans to sell US nuclear division Westinghouse and raise £4bn - James Titcomb
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba decides on Â¥600 billion fresh capital
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Nuke plant rehab, revival opposed - Ronnel W. Domingo
  • Phys.org - Homes should not be abandoned after a big nuclear accident - University of Bristol search and more info
  • IAEA - IAEA to Assist Panama on Nuclear Security for World Youth Day with Pope Francis
  • IAEA - Experts Share Ideas to Strengthen Physical Protection of Nuclear Material at IAEA Conference - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Bangkok Post - Clinic heads renew calls to 'fix' nuclear act
  • TASS - Nuclear energy for the Arctic: Solutions from Russian engineers
  • ThinkProgress - New study reaches a stunning conclusion about the cost of solar and wind energy - Joe Romm
  • City A.M. London - The UK's nuclear sector needs support and clarity from the government - Courtney Goldsmith
  • LondonlovesBusiness - New nuclear build programme presents huge opportunities for the UK supply chain
  • Daily Mirror - Secret SAS suicide mission to destroy Hitler's nuclear programme revealed after 75 years - Damian Lewis
  • Environews - Red Hot Radioactive Wild Boars, Loaded With Chernobyl Fallout, Now Turning up in Sweden - Emerson Urry
  • Mainichi Daily - SDF fighter jet conducted drills with US B-52 bomber with nuclear capacity in August
  • Modern Ghana - Why Tempt Fate By Building A Nuclear Power Plant In Ghana--A Corruption-Riddled Nation With A Poor Maintenance Culture? - Kofi Thompson
  • BBC - Highland Council selling Inverness' bunker
  • Joongang Daily - Safe nuclear reactors--Nuclear plants in Korea have a higher density of steel beams than the Lotte World Tower - Chun Young-gi
  • Cape Business News - To save Eskom from ruin, SA should ditch nuclear plan and cut coal power
  • South China Morning Post - Top honour for 93-year-old engineer behind China's first nuclear submarine - Laura Zhou
  • Houston Chronicle - UC to bid on Los Alamos contract, teeing up potential California-Texas contest over nuclear facility - Lindsay Ellis
  • Energy Business Review - Vattenfall to upgrade two reactors at Ringhals nuclear plant in Sweden
  • WCAX Burlington, VT - Water seeping into Vermont Yankee turbine building slows
  • The Conversation - Evacuating a nuclear disaster areas is (usually) a waste of time and money, says study - Philip Thomas, Professor of Risk Management, University of Bristol
  • Japan Today - Items that survived U.S. A-bombs to be displayed in Oslo
  • AllAfrica - Namibia: Husab Mine Workers Protest - Adam Hartman
  • Daily Energy Insider - Dominion Energy seeks 20-year license extension in Virginia - Chris Galford
  • E&E Daily - UTILITIES: TVA's nuclear ambitions tempered by troubled projects - Kristi E. Swartz
  • The Ferret Scotland - Perfect storm: MoD report says Trident nuclear plans in trouble - Rob Edwards
  • RTO Insider - PG&E Disputes ALJ's Diablo Canyon Recommendation - Jason Fordney
  • Financial Times - China's promised energy revolution - Nick Butler
  • Asharq Al-Awsat - The 'Iranian Interference' Item - Ghassan Charbel
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Federal Regulators Say Pilgrim is Making Slow Progress - Brian Merchant
  • RTO Insider - No End Seen to State-Federal Tensions - Rich Heidorn Jr.
  • Asharq Al-Awsat - Israel to Extend Dimona Nuclear Reactor's Life to 2040
  • Bellona - Mystery persists over where Rosatom will fuel its floating nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • Fronteras - A Poisoned People: For Navajo, Uranium Contamination Is Environmental Racism - Laurel Morales
  • Expatica France - Swiss nuclear plant finds defective tubes from France's Areva - AFP
  • NASDAQ - France's EDF informed by Areva of flawed quality control in fuel rods - Reuters
  • DigitalJournal - Russia confirms 'extremely high' readings of radioactive pollution
  • Cosmos Magazine - Bean-counters with Geiger-counters - Andrew Masterson i
  • Patriot-News - Peach Bottom nuclear plant to put out more power - Barbara Miller
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant gets another set of steam generators
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - CNL seeks support for 2018 licence renewal - Sean Chase
  • Interfax Energy - Eight US nuclear reactors to retire by 2025
  • CNBC Africa - Fitch downgrades Namibia to junk
  • News & Star - Latest: Sellafield workers set to strike this week over pay
  • India.com - KKNPP's second unit resumes power generation
  • CounterPunch - The Pro-Nuclear Lobby in Bonn is So Desperate, They've Gone Bananas! - Linda Pentz Gunter
  • Atomic Insights - Consumers win if electricity production capacity remains high - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Environmental Defense Fund president has a fundamental misunderstanding of gas markets - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - (Re-)Creating Nuclear Fuel Demand in East Asia - Rod Adams
  • DOE - R&D Magazine Awards Recognize Innovative Research with Commercial Potential
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 36km SSW of Shizunai, Japan
  • USGS - M 7.0 - 86km ENE of Tadine, New Caledonia
  • Trend News Agency - France turned out as Iran deal's "fifth column"
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, Turkey to be part of US-Russia deal on Syria - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Taking Saudi-Iran rift to UN to usher in negotiations - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki mayor to attend Nobel Peace Prize ceremony
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Nagasaki mayor to attend Nobel Peace Prize ceremony
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Abe seeks constructive discussions on top law revision
  • Mainichi Daily - Hibakusha: Determined to realize wishes of A-bomb victims and fight insanity
  • Mainichi Daily - Documents show US mulled Japan nuke deployment request in 1960s
  • Bellona - Bellona COP23 event puts electric shipping in the spotlight: the technology is here, what we need now is regulation - Bellona Europa
  • DOE:EERE - EERE Success Story–Unique Software Offers Tool for Securing Transmission Grid at Maximum Efficiency
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan Atomic Power to seek lifespan extension for aging plant
  • Midwest Energy News - Cleanup of Keystone pipeline spill is expected to take weeks - Lacey Johnson
  • Bismarck Tribune - Oilfield waste facility proposed for McKenzie County - Amy Dalrymple
  • KSFY Sioux Falls, SD - Crews cleaning up Keystone Pipeline leak in Marshall County
  • Washington Post - Keystone pipeline spills 210,000 gallons of oil on eve of permitting decision for TransCanada - Steven Mufson and Chris Mooney
  • CNN - Keystone Pipeline leaks 210,000 gallons of oil in South Dakota - Mayra Cuevas and Steve Almasy
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Data Report on Spouse FR Document: 2017-25051 Citation: 82 FR 55123 PDF Page 55123
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-25128 Citation: 82 FR 55123 PDF Pages 55123-55124

    Sunday, November 19, 2017

  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Udall: Passage Of Major National Defense Bill Will Strengthen New Mexico and Nation - Sen. Tom Udall
  • AP News - Trump era sparks new debate about nuclear war authority - Robert Burns
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Seeks $5.4 Billion Cash Injection to Avoid Delisting - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Toshiba to raise $5.3 bln from new shares to avoid delisting risk - Makiko Yamazaki
  • Reuters - Iran has no problem with aircraft deal financing - official - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • RT - Lawmakers endorse renewing NSA's most controversial spying powers
  • AhlulBayt News Agency - Russia may defend Iran if attacked by Israel: US Scholar
  • AhlulBayt News Agency - Saudi Arabia to trap U.S to fight Iran
  • Bloomberg - China Optimistic Diplomacy Will Solve North Korea Nuclear Issue - Sarah Jones
  • New York Times - Six Years After Fukushima, Robots Finally Find Reactors' Melted Uranium Fuel - Martin Fackler
  • Japan Times - Documents show U.S. mulled requesting deployment of nuclear weapons to Japan in 1960s
  • Korea Times - 'As NK nuclear power draws nearer, Trump faces tough choice' - Kim Hyo-jin
  • London Times - Nuclear secrets ban on MoD's science chief, Hugh Durrant-Whyte - Mark Hookham and Tim Ripley
  • Herald Scotland - Trident submarine plans facing a 'perfect storm' of problems, says MoD report
  • Consortium News - How Syrian-Nuke Evidence Was Faked - Gareth Porter
  • Consortium News - Israel's Ploy Selling a Syrian Nuke Strike - Gareth Porter
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Israel Wants to Keep Aging Dimona Nuclear Reactor Operating Until 2040, When It Will Be 80 - Chaim Levinson
  • Jewish Press - Dimona Nuclear Reactor's Life to be Extended to 2040 - Jewish Press
  • Chillicothe Gazette - GUEST COLUMN: A plea for southern Ohio unity - Jennifer Chandler is a member of Piketon Village Council., Village of Piketon Council
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: Stop bailouts For PNM's dirty energy - Alison Platt
  • Motley Fool - Wind and solar energy are the lowest cost options in most of the U.S., and that'll make it very hard to stop the renewable energy freight train from running over fossil fuels - Travis Hoium
  • Tehran Times - Counter - JCPOA attempts at U.S. congress - Saeed Sobhani
  • International Environmental Technology - Why Does the UK Need Nuclear Inspectors?
  • Fin24 - The energy transition – A threat or an opportunity? - Davin Chown and Mike Levington
  • Japan Times - Embattled Toshiba aims to boost capital with Â¥600 billion share issue
  • Punjab News Express - Electricity (Amendment) Bill may worsen power sector crisis – AIPEF - Vinod Gupta
  • India Times - Power sector experts raise concerns over privatization of distribution system - Manish Sirhindi
  • Roanoke Times - Editorial: How Dominion's pumped storage project began - Athens News Courier
  • News Courier - TVA reports strong financials for 2017
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 5km W of Medesano, Italy
  • Press TV - Not up to France to decide on Iran's missile program: Pundit
  • New York Times - Six Years After Fukushima, Robots Finally Find Reactors' Melted Uranium Fuel - Martin Fackler
  • Gizmodo - The Fukushima Cleanup Is Progressing, But at a Painstaking Pace - Tom McKay
  • Radiation Free Lakeland - Geological Dumping of Nuclear Waste &Ndash; Where? Why? - Marianne Wildart
  • Chicago Sun Times - Editorial: Toxic leak into Lake Michigan should not have been a secret
  • Nuclear Exhaust - IAEA Estimates of Global Inventories of Radioactive Waste

    Saturday, November 18, 2017

  • DOE:Hanford - Hanford Forward - Fall 2017
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Kihuen says 'dysfunctional' D.C. could learn from Carson City - Jessie Bekker
  • Law360 - Senate Tax Bill Amendments Include Whistleblower Incentives - James Nani
  • CALmatters - Lawmakers to Californians: Do as we say, not as we do - Laurel Rosenhall
  • Albuquerque Journal - Defense funding bill protects Los Alamos - Mark Oswald
  • LA Monitor - Lab, county assure safety of drinking water--Public concern raised after report of chromium plume spread - Tris DeRoma
  • KING5 Seattle - Experts say design problems at Hanford treatment plant not resolved
  • Bloomberg - Macron Seeks to Quell Iran Furor, Avoids Taking Sides With Saudi - Helene Fouquet and Gregory Viscusi
  • Reuters - France should not interfere in Iran's missile program: adviser to Iran's supreme leader - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Faulty Areva fuel rods sent to nuclear reactors, Swiss plant closed - Geert De Clercq and John Revill
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Investigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plants - Brett Chase and Madison Hopkins
  • Cosmos - New finding: nuke blast crippled Chernobyl - Andrew Masterson
  • Phys.org - New theory rewrites opening moments of Chernobyl disaster
  • Economic Times - International community must accommodate India into NPT as nuclear state: Manish Tewari
  • Willoughby News-Herald - Perry Nuclear Power Plant celebrates 30 years of commercial operation - Andrew Cass
  • Irish Times - Letter: Nuclear energy and climate change - Dr PAT MORRISSEY , Adare, Co Limerick
  • Financial Times - China dents climate hopes - Ed Crooks
  • Japan Times - China hopes to build nuclear-powered space shuttle by 2040 - Jesse Johnson
  • Deutsche Welle - Opinion: What actually happened at the Bonn climate conference – and why it matters - Sonya Angelica Diehn
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim faces more scrutiny of spent fuel panels - Christine Legere
  • Manila Bulletin - PH, Russia sign memorandum of cooperation on nuclear policy - Madelaine B. Miraflor
  • PanARMENIAN.net - Iran, EU to negotiate nuclear ties next week - PanARMENIAN.Net
  • New York Newsday - Defense spending bill requires report to Congress on radium near Bethpage - Emily C. Dooley
  • Chandigarh Tribune - Nuclear plant model at Science City
  • E&E Daily - URANIUM: EPA IG to review Navajo cleanup - Dylan Brown
  • Platts - US NRC approves 1.66% uprate for Exelon's Peach Bottom nuclear units - Steven Dolley
  • IOL - Watchdogs haul Mahlobo back to court over hasty nuclear deal - Sheree Bega
  • Pakistan DAWN - Special report: Going nuclear 1990-1993/1997-1999 - I.A. Rehman
  • Rutland Herald - Entergy fights state plan for consultant - Susan Smallheer
  • Electric Light & Power - Swedish utility Vattenfall to invest in nuclear power
  • Cebu Daily News - Bishop warns vs Russia-PH pact to build nuke plants - Julie M. Aurelio
  • GhanaWeb - Mix of solar and nuclear will secure Ghana's energy – Kufuor
  • Law360 - Duke Awarded $68M In Spent Nuclear Fuel Suit Against DOE - Nathan Hale
  • OilVoice - Decommissioning Nuclear Reactors is a Long-Term and Costly Process
  • Ogle County News, Dixon, IL - Tax appeals filed for nuclear plant and former printing plant - Vinde Wells
  • E&E Daily - Climate change adds risk to atomic power – report - Nick Sobczyk
  • The State - How will SCE&G’s latest proposal affect your power bill? - Avery G. Wilks and Sammy Fretwell
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL capitalizes on popular sci-fi series to tout its work
  • Motley Fool - The Energy Revolution Is Here: Solar Energy and Storage Now Cheaper Than Coal - Travis Hoium
  • Sputnik News - 'Mossad Agent' Sentenced to Death: Who's Targeting Iran's Nuclear Scientists?
  • Merinews - Nataraja and nuclear research blend at CERN, Geneva - S.K. Saksena
  • Daily Energy Insider - NARUC panelists debate value, attributes of baseload electricity - Kim Riley
  • Salon - How Trump's CIA escalates tensions with Iran - Ben Norton
  • PBS NewsHour - Why is the Indian Ocean rising so rapidly?
  • Seattle Times - Nuclear safety board warns of trouble ahead at Hanford, but could lose role under Trump - Hal Bernton
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Climate change adds risk to atomic power – report - Nick Sobczyk
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Sell Santee Cooper for ratepayers - Matt Moore
  • Kokomo Perspective, Kokomo, IN - The forefront of renewable power - John Floyd
  • Modern Ghana - Sustainable Energy To Boost Ghanaian Industrial Sector---According To Rosatom
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Palmetto Politics: Tug-of-war brewing over who should police S.C. utilities
  • Battlefords News-Optimist - Cameco mine closure sparks debate - John Cairns' Leg Watch
  • Aiken Standard - SRNL worker talks about post-9/11 experiences during Aiken Rotary meeting - Dede Biles
  • USGS - M 6.3 - 58km NE of Nyingchi, China
  • Trend News Agency - France should not interfere in Iran's missile program: Iran
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - A-bomb items shown ahead of Nobel event
  • Yonhap News - N.K. declares