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Nuclear waste review board to discuss Savannah River Site

Sep 17 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Meg Mirshak The Augusta Chronicle, Ga. - Spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste storage and processing at Savannah River Site is the topic of a meeting next month by a federal agency that reviews U.S. More...

Orlando moves to dump stake in Duke's nuke plant

Sep 16 - Orlando Sentinel (FL) - The Orlando City Council is expected to approve a plan Monday to dump city ownership in Duke Energy's crippled nuclear generator for an amount far less than the original purchase value. More...

NRC's Approval of ESBWR Design is Innovation Milestone

WASHINGTON, Sep 16, 2014 -- GLOBE NEWSWIRE - The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced today that it has certified the design of GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy's Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactor (ESBWR). More...
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Plant Vogtle Unit 2 begins planned refueling and maintenance outage

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire - Plant operators safely took Unit 2 of the Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant offline on Sunday, Sept. 14, for a scheduled refueling and maintenance outage. More...

American utility Xcel Energy and AREVA extend contract for fuel supply and services through 2029

Sep 12 - ENP Newswire - Xcel Energy and AREVA have extended a nuclear fuel and services contract to supply the Monticello nuclear power plant in Minnesota. More...

TVA Unveils ESP Approach to Develop Small Reactors

Sep 12 - Global Data Point - TVA Senior Manager for Small Modular Reactors Daniel Stout told NRC staff at a Sept. More...

Articles 

By Brad Smalldridge
On: July 21, 2014
It's a continuing priority for nuclear plant managers to make outages as efficient and cost-effective as possible. According to the NRC, over the past 15 years the average number of days spent implementing outages for more...
By Harry Valentine
On: May 29, 2014
South Africa has for decades been the leading economy on the African continent, with a GDP that once was the equivalent to the sum total the rest of sub-Saharan Africa. South Africa has long been more...
By Peter M. Hekman, Jr.
On: January 20, 2014
All of us that share an interest in nuclear power need to keep an eye on the storm that is brewing in California over the California Public Utility Commission's (CPUC) upcoming decisions in 2014 concerning more...
By Ferdinand E. Banks
On: November 20, 2013
The sun shines even brighter this year of the Svenska Dagbladet Energy Summit than it did several years ago when the International Association of Energy Economics (IAEE) international conference was also held in glorious summer more...
By Harry Valentine
On: November 11, 2013
Recent reports of a telephone conversation between the presidents of the USA and Iran suggest the possibility of constructive future discussion, including Iran's plans to develop nuclear electric power. While the diplomacy of Iran's new more...

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Nuclear Power and Equipment Market worth $67.23 Billion by 2019 - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019

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State works to overhaul energy policies (New Mexico ABQ JOURNAL)

By Da Roberts -   By Kevin Robinson-Avila / Journal Staff Writer PUBLISHED: Monday, May 12, 2014 at 12:05 am Copyright © 2014 Albuquerque more...

The DOE Quadrennial Energy Review focusing on State, Local and tribal issues - A must read!

By Da Roberts -   The DOE Quadrennial Energy Review focusing on State, Local and tribal issues - A must read  for the Southwest more...


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