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Fears over radioactive waste sea trials from Dounreay to England

Jul 22 - Scotsman, The (Scotland) - Controversial sea trials are to take place to assess whether radioactive nuclear fuel and waste can be shipped from the north coast of Scotland to England. More...

Iberdrola and GE Hitachi join forces in a project to reuse UK nuclear waste

Jul 22 - Global Data Point - The two companies, together with the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) which advises on the decommissioning plans for current and planned nuclear power stations and is in charge of waste management, will analyse the options for GEH's PRISM technology which can reuse the plutonium stockpile to generate electricity. IBERDROLA will bring its expertise and excellence as a nuclear power ... More...

SA's nuclear programme remains a nebulous hope

Jul 22 - Star, The (South Africa) - When is South Africa's nuclear programme going to get out of the starting blocks? Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson had a lot to say in her budget vote speech yesterday, but the presentation lacked specifics and time frames. More...
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U.S. nuke plant operator entangled in new scandle

HOUSTON, Jul 21, 2014 -- Xinhua - The operator of an underground nuclear waste repository in New Mexico, where a major radiation leak happened, was found to be rewarded with a huge bonus for "excellent" performance just a few days after a fire, U.S. More...

Annual outage to begin at Fortum's Loviisa nuclear power plant

Jul 21 - ENP Newswire - The annual refuelling and maintenance outage on Fortum's Loviisa nuclear power plant's Unit 1 begins on Sunday, 20 July, followed by the servicing of Unit 2. More...

PGE EJ1 selects AMEC to develop nuclear power plant in Poland

Jul 18, 2014 -- MarketLine - PGE EJ1, a subsidiary of Polska Grupa Energetyczna SA, has selected AMEC, a provider of consultancy, engineering and project management services, as a preferred bidder to support the development of Poland's nuclear power plant over the next 10 years. 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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