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 ¥730 million to build land-based Aegis Ashore missile systems
  • Mainichi Daily News - 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 News - 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 News - 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 News - Recognition as nuclear power a premise for N. Korea to sit for dialogue
  • Mainichi Daily News - 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 News - Editorial: Anxious Japan must be bridge-builder between nuclear, non-nuclear states
  • Mainichi Daily News - 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 News - 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 News - 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 News - 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 News - TEPCO unveils results of underwater footage taken inside Fukushima plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Monju reactor set for decommissioning lacks sodium removal method
  • Mainichi Daily News - Energy policy body to think long term on global warming as nuke power casts long shadow
  • Mainichi Daily News - 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 News - 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 News - 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 News - 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 News - Fukui Gov. OKs restart of 2nd plant in prefecture
  • Mainichi Daily News - 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 News - 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 News - 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 News - 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 News - 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 News - 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 News - 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 News - Once severely damaged Fukushima reactor building opened to media to showcase progress
  • Mainichi Daily News - 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 News - 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 ¥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 ¥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 News - 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 News - Hibakusha: Determined to realize wishes of A-bomb victims and fight insanity
  • Mainichi Daily News - 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 ¥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 nuclear negos impossible ahead of Chinese envoy's visit
  • Lincoln County Record - Caliente City Council News - Mary Cordle
  • Albuquerque Journal - NM senators make it harder to move 'pits' from Los Alamos - Mark Oswald
  • Boston Herald - GE sued for Fukushima disaster--Lawsuit alleges unsafe design, cost cutting - Brian Dowling
  • Boston Business Journal - GE faces federal lawsuit over Fukushima nuclear disaster - David L. Harris
  • Stanford University - Energy Seminar: Rod Ewing: Reset of U.S. Nuclear Waste Management Strategy and Policy

    Friday, November 17, 2017

  • San Clemente Times - Public Watchdogs Files Lawsuit to Stop Burial of Spent Nuclear Waste at SONGS - Eric Heinz
  • Los Angeles Times - In Orange County, fear and loathing for the GOP tax bill - Mark Z. Barabak
  • Augusta Chronicle - Congress sends Trump $700 billion defense bill that includes MOX funding - Richard Lardner
  • Mongabay.org - Alliance of the Bear: Native groups stymie Trump, tar sands pipelines - Saul Elbein
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Documentary Screening to Prepare Residents for Pilgrim Shutdown - Brian Merchant
  • Los Alamos Monitor - UC Board of Regents approves LANL bid submission - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - UC Board Of Regents Votes To Bid On LANL Contract - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - DOE national laboratory resumes operation of U.S. Transient Test Reactor
  • Los Alamos Monitor - National lab scientists complete critical plutonium experiment at test site - Jill McLaughlin
  • World Nuclear News - NASA to test prototype Kilopower reactor
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA knows more about Iran thanks to JCPOA
  • World Nuclear News - Upgrade allows continued operation of Ringhals units
  • World Nuclear News - SCE&G proposes gas, solar for Summer replacement
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Keep open the window on nuclear labs' work
  • KRWG Las Cruces - Udall: Passage Of Major National Defense Bill Will Strengthen New Mexico & Nation - U.S. Senator Tom Udall (D-N.M.)
  • Reuters - Iran says 'biased' French stance threatens Middle East stability - John Iris in Paris and Parisa Hafezi in Ankara
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Toshiba set to OK $5 billion injection Monday to stay listed-sources - Taro Fuse
  • Reuters - Britain to pay 400 million-pound debt to Iran soon, Iranian envoy says - Parisa Hafezi and Andrew MacAskill
  • Reuters - Exclusive: North Korea rules out negotiations on nuclear weapons - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - Turkey's Erdogan says wants Akkuyu nuclear plant foundations laid by end-November: papers - Orhan Coskun
  • Reuters - U.S. envoy says no communication, no signal from North Korea amid nuclear crisis - Christine Kim
  • Reuters - Fired nuclear plant guard loses ADA suit against Entergy
  • NPR - Clues In That Mysterious Radioactive Cloud Point Toward Russia - Alina Selyukh
  • National Interest - When to Shoot a Nuclear Bomb With Your Gun - Paul Richard Huard
  • Washington Post - Spending less on nuclear weapons could actually make us safer - William J. Perry and James E. Cartwright
  • South China Morning Post - China's nuclear spaceships will be 'mining asteroids and flying astronauts to the moon' as it aims to overtake US in space race - Stephen Chen
  • International Business Times UK - China plans to build nuclear-powered space shuttle by 2040 - Shubham Sharma
  • RT - '2045: A Space Odyssey' revealed in Chinese rocket-dominance plans
  • Business Day South Africa - Two NGOs launch urgent High Court application against nuclear energy deal - Kyle Cowan
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - High court asked to halt Mahlobo‚ Eskom's 'rushed' nuclear deal - Kyle Cowan
  • ESI Africa - S.Africa: Earthlife Africa present memorandum to Necsa CEO
  • Japan Times - Disposal of low-level radioactive waste from Fukushima crisis begins
  • Kyodo News - Disposal of low-level radioactive waste from 2011 Fukushima crisis begins
  • Patriot Ledger - Feds want answers from Pilgrim nuclear plant - Christine Legere
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom powers ahead with nuclear plans, report shows - Matthew le Cordeur, Yolandi Groenewald and Chris Yelland
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Report: Eskom to forge ahead with nuclear plans - Sifiso Zulu
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Chamber of Mines opposes Eskom tariff hike application
  • Business Day South Africa - Busa says regulator must keep Eskom in check - Charlotte Mathews
  • Charlotte Business Journal - SCANA shareholders to bear some costs for abandoned nuclear plant - John Downey
  • Charleston Post and Courier - No deal for SCANA leaders
  • Times and Democrat - SCE&G buying Calhoun County power plant - Gene Zaleski
  • TASS - Russia floats out 4th Borei-class strategic nuclear submarine
  • Scout Warrior - Russia's Next Big Nuclear Missile Submarine Launches Tomorrow - Dave Majumdar
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japanese institute will try to extract precious metal from nuclear waste
  • BBC - Design for planned nuclear power plant in Essex unveiled
  • Platts - UK regulators start assessment of Chinese nuclear reactor design - Oliver Adelman
  • Energy Business Review - UK regulators begin second design assessment phase for new nuclear reactor
  • Seattle Times - Nuclear oversight included in defense spending bill - Associated Press
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Senate OKs defense bill, which presses for decision on pit work - Rebecca Moss
  • Economic Times - Civil nuclear cooperation 'important pillar' of India-France engagement: Sushma Swaraj - PTI
  • The Chronicle, Duke University, Durham, NC - Director from American Enterprise Institute, professor talk continuing North Korean tensions - Xinchen Li
  • Voice of OC, Santa Ana, CA - Concerned Citizens to take stand for nuclear waste safety Saturday, November 18, 2017 in Laguna Beach, 1:00pm - tsears
  • Xinhua News - DPRK asks U.S. to repent for bringing nuclear war danger to Korean Peninsula
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - NuVision Engineering wins UK nuclear waste contract - Paul J. Gough
  • Southern Times Africa - Namibia on verge of global uranium production leadership - The Herald Zimbabwe
  • Zimbabwe Herald - Africa buys into nuclear dream - Lynley Donnelly
  • Xinhua News - China's nuclear reactor design enters phase 2 assessment in UK
  • New Civil Engineer - EDF's Bradwell nuclear reactor design plans move forward - Emily Ashwell, Fiona McIntyre
  • New York Daily News - Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino drops Indian Point nuclear power plant lawsuits - Glenn Blain
  • Cape Cod Times - Sea level rise factors into nuclear waste discussion - Christine Legere
  • Aiken Standard - After nuclear debacle, utility asks to cut rates - Meg Kinnard
  • Teesside Gazette - What really happens inside Teesside's nuclear power plant - where you can actually stand on a reactor - Bethany Lodge
  • Vice Motherboard - What Was the 'Blue Flash' Some Saw at Chernobyl? New Study Challenges Timeline - Becky Ferreira
  • Taylor and Francis UK - A Nuclear Jet at Chernobyl Around 21:23:45 UTC on April 25, 1986 - Lars-Erik De Geer, Christer Persson & Henning Rodhe
  • BusinessKorea - Continuing Conflict: S. Korean Gov't Stops Virtually Construction of New Nuclear Power Plants - Choi Mun-hee
  • Korea Bizwire - Debate Over Nuclear Power Phaseout Rears its Head Once More After Earthquake - 45.495°N 6.371°E
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 46km SE of Namie, Japan
  • Law360 - Fla. Nuke Plant Owner Says Pollution Suit Is Out Of Bounds - Nathan Hale
  • StateImpact Pennsylvania - PJM defends plan to allow coal and nuclear plants to build costs into market price - Jon Hurdle
  • Sofia News Agency - Report Describes Belene Nuclear Plant Project as Vital
  • CNN - US allies frustrated by Trump as they lobby hard to keep Iran deal - Nicole Gaouette and Michelle Kosinski
  • Environmental Working Group - EWG and American Oversight Demand Release of Energy Department-Industry Communications on Trump Bailout for Coal, Nuclear - Contact: Alex Formuzis
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan Atomic Power in dire straits after diverting funds - Tsuneo Sasai
  • Kyodo News - Student nuclear disarmament speech canceled due to Chinese pressure: gov't sources
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Too many staff apply for redundancy at Dounreay - Alistair Munro
  • Arirang News - S. Korea, U.S. nuke envoys meet in Jeju to continue talks on N. Korea Updated: 2017-11-17 12:05:55 KST - kwon@arirang.com
  • Cañon City Daily Record - Cotter Corp: Transfer of Cotter cleanup to Denver company waiting for state approval--Officials hope deal will close by December - Sara Knuth
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Residents react to SCE&G rate cut proposal - Stetson Miller
  • Kyodo News - A-bomb-damaged bag, watch among items to be displayed in Oslo
  • Legal Week - EDF Energy begins review of 14-strong UK panel with tech and innovation under scrutiny - Alex Berry and James Booth
  • KOAA Colorado Springs/Pueblo, CO - Cotter Superfund site: Colorado Legacy Land wants to take over - Caiti Blase
  • KRWG Las Cruces - Congress Passes Udall-Heinrich Measure To Improve Safety At New Mexico's National Labs - U.S. Senator Tom Udall (D-N.M.) & U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.)
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Toshiba set to OK $5 billion injection Monday to stay listed-sources - Taro Fuse
  • Journal Gazette/Times-Courier, Mattoon, IL - Investigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plants - Brett Chase and Madison Hopkins
  • Seattle Times - Nuclear safety board warns of trouble ahead at Hanford, but could lose role under Trump - Hal Bernton
  • IAEA - IAEA-led COP23 Event Zooms in on Country Examples for How Nuclear Power Can Contribute to Climate Change Mitigation - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Faces of Safeguards
  • IAEA - Director General's Closing Remarks at International Conference on Physical Protection of Nuclear Material and Nuclear Facilities - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • IAEA - Next Generation Reactors: Safe and Economical Tools for Sustainable Energy - Matthew Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • WSOC TV Charlotte - After nuclear debacle, utility asks to cut South Carolina rates - Meg Kinnard
  • ScandOil - Nuclear Lessons at North Sea Decommissioning Conference
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Oil and gas industry to hear nuclear decommissioning lessons - Alan Shields
  • New Energy Times - Head of U.K. Nuclear Fusion Center Concedes Inaccuracies - Steven B. Krivit
  • STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Intl Atomic Energy Agency confirms Slovenia's emergency preparedness
  • Reuters - French utility EDF delays Tricastin reactors restart to early December - Bate Felix
  • SA Independent - Eskom will not defer units at Kusile power station to save costs - Siseko Njobeni
  • Daily Sabah - Turkey expected to invest 141B euros in energy by 2025
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Congratulates 2017 Clean Energy Education & Empowerment (C3E) Awardees
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - NRC Approves Power Uprate For Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station
  • World Nuclear News - Regulators start technical assessment of UK HPR 1000
  • Trend News Agency - Erdogan: Turkey, Iran, Russia have common position on Syrian crisis solution - Rufiz Hafizoglu
  • NHK World - Disposal of radioactive waste begins in Fukushima
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Global push for nuclear abolition beacon of hope for aging A-bomb survivor
  • Jiji Press - A-Bomb Victims' Items Unveiled before Going to Oslo
  • Yonhap News - China's special envoy leaves for Pyongyang amid tensions over N.K. nukes
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S vow peaceful resolution to N.K. issue, seek sanctions, pressure - Koh Byung-joon
  • Yonhap News - N.K. declares nuclear negos impossible ahead of Chinese envoy's visit
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc. FR Document: 2017-24973 Citation: 82 FR 54340 PDF Page 54340
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licenses and Radiation Safety Requirements for Irradiators FR Document: 2017-24987 Citation: 82 FR 54421 PDF Pages 54421-54422
  • Wikipedia - List of nuclear reactors
  • Wikipedia - List of nuclear power stations
  • UPI - South Korea lawmakers agree on tactical nuclear weapons - Elizabeth Shim
  • UPI - Pipeline leak raises questions over fate of Keystone XL - Daniel J. Graeber
  • GMA Philippines - PNRI exec vouches for BNPP safety, pushes for 600-meter deep waste disposal facility
  • Congress.gov - H.R.4442: To amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 to authorize the Secretary of Energy to enter into contracts for the storage of certain high-level radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel, take title to certain high-level radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel, and make certain expenditures from the Nuclear Waste Fund - Sponsor: Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-17] (Introduced 11/16/2017)

    Thursday, November 16, 2017

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

    Wednesday, November 15, 2017

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

    Tuesday, November 14, 2017

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

    Monday, November 13, 2017

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

    Sunday, November 12, 2017

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

    Saturday, November 11, 2017

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

    Friday, November 10, 2017

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

    Thursday, November 09, 2017

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

    Wednesday, November 08, 2017

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

    Tuesday, November 07, 2017

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

    Monday, November 06, 2017

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

    Sunday, November 05, 2017

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

    Saturday, November 04, 2017

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

    Friday, November 03, 2017

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

    Thursday, November 02, 2017

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

    Wednesday, November 01, 2017

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

    Tuesday, October 31, 2017

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

    Monday, October 30, 2017

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

    Sunday, October 29, 2017

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

    Saturday, October 28, 2017

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

    Friday, October 27, 2017

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

    Thursday, October 26, 2017

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

    Wednesday, October 25, 2017

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

    Tuesday, October 24, 2017

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

    Monday, October 23, 2017

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

    Sunday, October 22, 2017

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

    Saturday, October 21, 2017

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

    Friday, October 20, 2017

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

    Thursday, October 19, 2017

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

    Wednesday, October 18, 2017

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

    Tuesday, October 17, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Longtime Yucca Mountain booster in Congress makes his pitch in Nevada - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Illinois Lawmaker To Speak To Northern Nevada Business Owners About Yucca Mtn.
  • Reuters - Kobe Steel plants faked quality data for decades: Nikkei
  • Cola Daily, Columbia, SC - Mary Ann Dorn
  • Business Insider - '60 Minutes' just laid out the ugliest truth about the opioid crisis - Linette Lopez
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Salt mining to resume at WIPP
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Coalition Of LANL Communities Board Hears From University Of Texas - Carol A. Clark
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL holds Reddit AMA - Kevin Trevellyan
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: National lab is cheerleader and umpire for reactors' future - Peter Behr
  • Knoxville News Sentinel -