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Southern Nuclear hosts renowned safety presenter for high school students in communities where it operates

- The week of April 18, Southern Nuclear hosted renowned safety presenter Candace Carnahan at high schools near each of its plant sites and the corporate office to educate students on the importance of maintaining safety awareness to avoid preventable accidents. More...

Arkansas 549 ideal for nuclear transporters to practice maneuvers

By John Lovett Times Record, Times Record, Fort Smith, Ark. - May 05--Arkansas 549 in Fort Smith may not directly connect Kansas City to Lafayette, La., as Interstate 49 yet, but it has served as a smooth training ground for the National Nuclear Security Administration's Office of Secure Transportation. More...

Cook Plant returns to full strength

Staff Writer - BRIDGMAN - Workers have completed a Unit 1 refueling outage at Indiana Michigan Power's Cook Nuclear Plant in Lake Township, and the unit is back in service and connected to the transmission grid. More...
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WIPP one step closer to reopening

By Maddy Hayden, Carlsbad Current-Argus, N.M. - May 04--CARLSBAD -- With the Department of Energy's approval of their newest Documented Safety Analysis, the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant finds itself one, very complicated, step closer to reopening by the end of the year. More...

Miles-deep borehole plan focus of attention in Spink County

By Shannon Marvel, American News, Aberdeen, S.D. - May 04--REDFIELD -- While officials promised a deep borehole test project would not result in nuclear waste being stored in Spink County, the area wouldn't be discounted as a site where waste could eventually be deposited 3 miles beneath the surface. More...

TVA prepares to start Americas first new nuclear power reactor in 20 years

By Dave Flessner, Chattanooga Times Free Press, Tenn. - May 04--The Tennessee Valley Authority plans to start a nuclear chain reaction within its newest reactor this month as it moves toward adding the first new atomic unit to America's power grid in two decades by this summer. More...

Articles 

By Davis Swan
On: December 4, 2015
There is an ongoing debate regarding the value and/or wisdom of the German Government's implementation of an energy transformation - the Energiewende. The primary driver for this initiative was the policy decision, first made in more...
By Grant Lanthorn, P.E.
On: October 12, 2015
Lubricants are crucial to industrial processes, allowing parts to move without friction, heat and contamination to be removed from the system, and providing equipment protection from corrosion and oxidation. more...
By Grant Lanthorn, P.E.
On: October 5, 2015
Water induction events at both nuclear and fossil plants are a continuing problem for the power industry, with an estimated two dozen events every year. more...
By Ferdinand E. Banks
On: October 2, 2015
"More than 70 new nuclear reactors are now under construction, but that's not nearly enough to make a strong dent in CO2 emissions worldwide," So the question is, why aren't we building more?" more...
By Brad Smalldridge
On: September 23, 2015
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...

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