Dividing Lines: Energy bills
One thing is certain in any discussion of energy policy: bills are going up, regardless of how Britain generates electricity coal, gas, nuclear, wind, wave, solar . …..
Wind blowing against Alexandera s energy arguments
Sen. Lamar Alexander has long opposed a tax credit for wind energy and thinks that modern windmills are a blight on the landscape, but the sector continues to grow in some areas of the country. …..
Study to Address Question: Does a Nuclear Reactor Shutdown Lead to a Major Drop in Cancer Cases?
Beyond the Sacramento Area, Findings Also Seen as Relevant For Reactor Shutdowns Near Other Cities, Including LA, NYC, Chicago, San Diego, Portland, New Haven, Providence and Harrisburg. …..
Russia Offers S. Africa Help With Nuclear Power
DURBAN, March 26 Russia is ready to assist South Africa with construction of nuclear power plants in the country, providing a line of credit if the project is implemented by Russian specialists, Presi…..
News Summary: Nuclear waste a headache for SKorea Packed Storage:…
PACKED STORAGE: South Korea’s radioactive waste storage is filling up, but what South Korea sees as its best solution – reprocessing the spent fuel so it can be used again – faces stiff opposition fro…..
Nuclear-free future ‘not an option for UK’
Chief scientific adviser to the UK government, John Beddington, said nuclear power is an important part of the UK’s energy future. …..
Tug-of-War Over Nuclear Future
Miles of farmland around the crippled Fukushima reactor have been transformed into contaminated wastelands. …..
Nuclear waste a growing headache for SKorea
The country’s radioactive waste storage is filling up as its nuclear power industry burgeons, but what South Korea sees as its best solution – reprocessing the spent fuel so it can be used again – fac…..
OPPD wants to show progress at troubled nuke plant
The Nebraska utility that owns the troubled Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant wants to show off the progress that has been made toward preparing the plant to restart. …..
Will Hollande restore France’s supremacy in nuclear energy?
French industrial groups are up in arms as their once-celebrated nuclear-energy edge evaporates. …..
Emerging Nations To Power Nuclear Energy Expansion Over Next Decade
Nations like the United Arab Emirates, Turkey, Poland and Bangladesh are looking at adding the controversial power source to their energy portfolio. …..
Let’s Coordinate Energy Policy
Let’s at least coordinate the policies across the federal government by putting in place an energy adviser that is at the same level as the national security adviser and the national economic adviser …..
Oyster Creek May Face Costly Upgrade [AUDIO]
Upgrades are required to the vents in nuclear reactors similar to those that failed in Japan after a post-Fukushima Examination conducted by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. …..
India Playing Risky Games at Nuclear Parks
“After contending with droughts, rough seas and earthquakes we are staring at the possibility of a man-made disaster in the shape of a nuclear power park.” Speaking with IPS over telephone from Mithi …..
Nuclear submarines will be cut up in Plymouth
If the process works, the remainder of the UK’s retired nuclear fleet will be cut up in both Plymouth and Rosyth. …..
Ministry ignored call to enhance Fukushima off-site center
The inside of an off-site center for the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant in March 2012 in Okuma, Fukushima Prefecture The industry ministry failed to improve nuclear protection at an off-site cent…..
Reactor Reax Top Stories – Market Unkind to Nuclear Reactor Plants
Today in Reactor Reax, the Wall Street Journal reports, Natural Gas: Killing Coal and Nuclear, and Maybe The Grid , nuclear regulators under fire for delay of post-Fukushima safety requirements, Imper…..