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Essex County residents can obtain pills to protect against radiation in nuclear disaster - Windsor Star

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 22:13

Windsor Star

Essex County residents can obtain pills to protect against radiation in nuclear disaster
Windsor Star
Every resident in Essex County can now obtain potentially life-saving pills to protect them from radiation in case of an accident at one of the nearby U.S. nuclear power plants. The potassium iodide (KI) pills are available to people in Essex County ...
Health unit taking requests for potassium iodide pills this weekCBC.ca
Anti-radiation pill distribution begins in secondary zone for Windsor-EssexCTV News
The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit will be starting KI pill distribution in all of Windsor and Essex County on ...windsoriteDOTca News
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Russia interested in nuclear power plant construction projects in Slovakia — minister - TASS

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 22:00

Russia interested in nuclear power plant construction projects in Slovakia — minister
TASS
BRATISLAVA, October 15. /TASS/. Russia is interested in participating in projects on completion of Mochovce nuclear power plant (NPP) extension and poissble construction of new power units for Bohunice NPP, Russian Minister of Industry and Trade Denis ...

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UK GAS-Prices rise on undersupply, low wind and nuclear power output - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 21:01

UK GAS-Prices rise on undersupply, low wind and nuclear power output
Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
British wholesale gas prices rose on Monday morning as low output from the country's wind farms and nuclear power plants led to an increase in demand from power stations and left the system undersupplied. * Day-ahead gas price up 2.50 pence at 69.75 ...

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Vermont Yankee dismantling deal a glimpse at Indian Point post-nuclear future? - The Journal News | LoHud.com

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 20:26

The Journal News | LoHud.com

Vermont Yankee dismantling deal a glimpse at Indian Point post-nuclear future?
The Journal News | LoHud.com
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has approved Entergy's sale of its Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant to a New York dismantling firm, a first-of-its kind deal that could be the model for Indian Point's post-nuclear future. Following a 20-month review ...

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In Wake Of Terrifying Climate Report, German Environmentalists Will, In A Twist, Rally For Nuclear - Forbes

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 16:01

Forbes

In Wake Of Terrifying Climate Report, German Environmentalists Will, In A Twist, Rally For Nuclear
Forbes
“The cards will be reshuffled when we experience blackouts,” said Rainer Klute of Nuklearia, a pro-nuclear German group. “Gas-fired power stations will increase costs, emissions, and dependance on Russian natural gas.” While a massive electrical grid ...

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One thing the IPCC got right: time to go nuclear - The Australian

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 13:01

The Australian

One thing the IPCC got right: time to go nuclear
The Australian
The World Nuclear Association published an update on the economics of nuclear power in August saying: “Nuclear power is cost competitive with other forms of electricity generation, except where there is direct access to low-cost fossil fuels.” It ...

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IAEA Showcases Global Coordination on Small, Medium Sized or Modular Nuclear Reactors (SMRs) - International Atomic Energy Agency

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 12:29

International Atomic Energy Agency

IAEA Showcases Global Coordination on Small, Medium Sized or Modular Nuclear Reactors (SMRs)
International Atomic Energy Agency
Significant advances have been made in recent years on SMRs, some of which will use pre-fabricated systems and components to shorten construction schedules and offer greater flexibility and affordability than traditional nuclear power plants. Some 50 ...

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Two Federal Courts May Have Just Saved The Nuclear Power Industry - Forbes

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 10:24

Forbes

Two Federal Courts May Have Just Saved The Nuclear Power Industry
Forbes
States that want to keep their aging nuclear power fleet from retiring now have a court-approved roadmap for doing so. That's because two federal courts of appeals last month upheld very similar state laws in Illinois and New York aimed at subsidizing ...

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UK GAS-Prices rise on undersupply, low wind and nuclear power output - Reuters Africa

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 08:54

UK GAS-Prices rise on undersupply, low wind and nuclear power output
Reuters Africa
LONDON, Oct 15 (Reuters) - British wholesale gas prices rose on Monday morning as low output from the country's wind farms and nuclear power plants led to an increase in demand from power stations and left the system undersupplied. * Day-ahead gas ...

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Nuclear power continues its decline as renewable alternatives steam ahead - World Finance

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 04:01

New Atlas

Nuclear power continues its decline as renewable alternatives steam ahead
World Finance
Last year, the largest nuclear power builder in history went bankrupt. Japanese conglomerate Toshiba's prolific subsidiary Westinghouse filed for bankruptcy after revealing billions of dollars of cost overruns on its US construction projects. At the ...
Chernobyl fires back up as a solar power plantNew Atlas

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Hitachi, GE to jointly develop next-generation nuclear reactors - The Mainichi

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 03:50

Hitachi, GE to jointly develop next-generation nuclear reactors
The Mainichi
A conventional nuclear power plant usually costs about 1 trillion yen ($8.9 billion) to build. Construction in Japan would cost more after Japan raised safety requirements for nuclear reactors in the wake of the meltdowns of reactors at the Fukushima ...

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Unit 1 of Sanmen nuclear power plant in China enters commercial operations - Compelo

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 02:29

Compelo

Unit 1 of Sanmen nuclear power plant in China enters commercial operations
Compelo
The first phase of the Chinese nuclear power plant will feature two AP1000 pressurized water reactors, each of 1,250MW, that have been developed by Westinghouse Electric. Its first unit began commercial operation after passing performance tests and ...
Holes found in the Hanbit Nuclear Power Plant Unit 2, following Unit 4Korea IT Times (press release)
Global Nuclear Power Market 2018 Comprehensive Research Report by Key Insights And Regional Outlookthemodernelectronics.com
Global Class 1E Nuclear Power Plant market share analysis and investment feasibility examined in new market ...WhaTech

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Barnaby backs coal unless Australians want nuclear power supply - The Inverell Times

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 02:03

The Inverell Times

Barnaby backs coal unless Australians want nuclear power supply
The Inverell Times
Mr Joyce believes that the inability for Australians to agree on power sources is a major factor in soaring electricity prices as well, citing resistance to the proposed solar farm at Invergowrie and wind farm at Nundle as a “microcosm” of the greater ...

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Barnaby backs coal unless Australians want nuclear power supply - The Inverell Times

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 02:03

The Inverell Times

Barnaby backs coal unless Australians want nuclear power supply
The Inverell Times
Mr Joyce believes that the inability for Australians to agree on power sources is a major factor in soaring electricity prices as well, citing resistance to the proposed solar farm at Invergowrie and wind farm at Nundle as a “microcosm” of the greater ...

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Barnaby backs coal unless Australians want nuclear power supply - The Inverell Times

News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 02:03

The Inverell Times

Barnaby backs coal unless Australians want nuclear power supply
The Inverell Times
Mr Joyce believes that the inability for Australians to agree on power sources is a major factor in soaring electricity prices as well, citing resistance to the proposed solar farm at Invergowrie and wind farm at Nundle as a “microcosm” of the greater ...

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China's CGN: 'No US technology used in the UK nuclear power project' - China.org.cn

News - Sun, 10/14/2018 - 02:00

Wall Street Journal

China's CGN: 'No US technology used in the UK nuclear power project'
China.org.cn
CGN came under US scrutiny again last year with a National Security Council-led review of China's efforts to obtain nuclear material, equipment, and advanced technology from American companies, US government officials told reporters on Thursday.
US Strengthens Controls on Nuclear Technology Exports to ChinaWall Street Journal
Trump's Latest China Salvo Could Hurt US Nuke IndustryForeign Policy
Donald Trump administration announces measures to restrict nuclear technology exports to ChinaFirstpost
The Straits Times -The Sun -Wall Street Journal
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Nuclear plant in Salem Township to conduct drill Tuesday - Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

News - Sat, 10/13/2018 - 23:17

Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Nuclear plant in Salem Township to conduct drill Tuesday
Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
SALEM TWP. — Talen Energy officials ask residents not to be alarmed Tuesday evening if they see unusual activity around the Susquehanna nuclear power plant. The plant along with state, county and local agencies will conduct a federally-evaluated drill ...

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Barnaby backs coal unless Australians want nuclear power supply - The Northern Daily Leader

News - Sat, 10/13/2018 - 22:05

The Northern Daily Leader

Barnaby backs coal unless Australians want nuclear power supply
The Northern Daily Leader
Mr Joyce believes that the inability for Australians to agree on power sources is a major factor in soaring electricity prices as well, citing resistance to the proposed solar farm at Invergowrie and wind farm at Nundle as a “microcosm” of the greater ...

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Barnaby backs coal unless Australians want nuclear power supply - The Northern Daily Leader

News - Sat, 10/13/2018 - 22:05

The Northern Daily Leader

Barnaby backs coal unless Australians want nuclear power supply
The Northern Daily Leader
Mr Joyce believes that the inability for Australians to agree on power sources is a major factor in soaring electricity prices as well, citing resistance to the proposed solar farm at Invergowrie and wind farm at Nundle as a “microcosm” of the greater ...

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GE Power wins contract for 4.8GW El Dabaa nuclear plant - Energy Digital - Energy News, Magazine and Website

News - Sat, 10/13/2018 - 14:00

Energy Digital - Energy News, Magazine and Website

GE Power wins contract for 4.8GW El Dabaa nuclear plant
Energy Digital - Energy News, Magazine and Website
US energy company GE Power has secured the contract to supply equipment for the El Dabaa nuclear power project which is currently under development in Egypt. The project, which will be the largest of its kind in Egypt, is set to generate 4.8GW of ...

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