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NYC fears deal for upstate nuclear plant

Nov 24 - Yellowbrix - What does New York City care about an aging upstate power plant in a county just a fraction of the city's size some 300 miles away on the shore of Lake Ontario? The answer lies in a little-noticed, highly technical document filed in August with the state Public Service Commission. More...

Ameren Missouri's Callaway Energy Center is Back in Service After Successful 20th Planned Refueling

FULTON, Mo., Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire - Refueling and maintenance activities at Ameren Missouri's Callaway Energy Center have been completed, and the 1,190-megawatt nuclear energy center is back in service. More...

Residents turn out to get free potassium iodide pills in case of nuclear disaster

Nov 21 - York Daily Record (PA) - It's a situation most people would rather not think about: a radiological disaster. More...
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Nuclear Exercise to Involve TVA, Federal, State & Local Agencies

Nov 21 - Yellowbrix - The Tennessee Valley Authority is coordinating with multiple federal, state and local emergency response agencies to conduct a routine emergency preparedness exercise involving TVA s Sequoyah Nuclear Plant on Wednesday, Nov. More...

New Nuclear Plants Siren System to be Tested Soon

Nov 22 - Targeted News Service - Oswego County issued the following news release: Fulton-Sirens in a new public warning system being installed by Exelon Generation and Entergy Nuclear will be ready for testing soon, and residents may hear individual soundings of sirens in the coming weeks. More...

Flooding at St. Lucie nuclear plant prompts more oversight from regulators

Nov 21 - Treasure Coast Newspapers (Stuart, FL) - The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is stepping up oversight of one of two units at Florida Power & Light Co.'s St. More...

Articles 

By Michael Keller
On: November 19, 2014
Seems to me nuclear power is essentially a 1950's vintage technology entering the twilight stage of life. However, 21st century advancements can solve the shortcomings of the earlier atomic age. It is time to move more...
By Mike Varney
On: November 17, 2014
As a former U.S. Navy captain with over 20 years' experience in operating nuclear-powered submarines, Mike Varney draws insightful parallels between commanding a submarine and operating a utility. He offers relevant lessons learned from his more...
By Ferdinand E. Banks
On: November 5, 2014
"Wir Spielen mit dem Feuer" (We're playing with fire), is Peter Ramsauer's opinion of Germany's Nuclear Retreat. More will be said about this later, but first some numbers that you might find useful. more...
By Brad Smalldridge
On: November 4, 2014
According to Navigant Research, O&M costs account for 69 percent of the total power production costs for commercial nuclear plants. So, lost time during outages can mean loss of significant dollars. more...
By Ferdinand E. Banks
On: October 2, 2014
This is a version of the keynote address I planned to give at the 2011 international conference of the International Association of Energy Economists (IAEE), and which took place that year in wonderful summer Stockholm. more...

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