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Wanted: A Credible Response to Putin’s Nuclear Threat – Newsweek


Newsweek

Wanted: A Credible Response to Putin's Nuclear Threat
Newsweek
“NATO should strengthen its nuclear declaratory policy and develop new, more tailored nuclear capabilities to provide a credible response to a limited Russian nuclear strike,” Kroenig, a nonresident senior fellow in the Atlantic Council's Brent

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 8:56 pm

Nuclear power moratorium debate returns – DL-Online


DL-Online

Nuclear power moratorium debate returns
DL-Online
Since the last Minnesota nuclear power plant started in 1973 and the last coal plant began producing power in 1987, the state has added wind, natural gas and biomass power, Grant said. Now, he said, the state is well positioned to get electricity from
Nuclear power debate returns; bill would end Minnesota moratoriumINFORUM
Nuclear power debate returns to Minnesota LegislatureTwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 6:53 pm

UK joins Romanian push for new EU nuclear aid package – The Guardian


The Guardian

UK joins Romanian push for new EU nuclear aid package
The Guardian
“It is vital that the forthcoming communication on an Energy Union reaffirms the important role that nuclear power, together with renewables, other low carbon technologies, and energy efficiency improvements, can potentially play in Europe,” the

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 5:06 pm

Russia offers nuclear desalination bundle – World Nuclear News


Russia offers nuclear desalination bundle
World Nuclear News
Rusatom Overseas is aiming to sell desalination facilities integrated with large capacity nuclear power plants to Russia's export markets. Dzhomart Aliyev, head of Rusatom Overseas, announced the new offer this week saying the company estimated "a …

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 3:57 pm

Kerry says demanding Iran’s ‘capitulation’ is no way to secure nuclear deal – Reuters


New York Times

Kerry says demanding Iran's 'capitulation' is no way to secure nuclear deal
Reuters
On Tuesday, Netanyahu said in a speech in the U.S. Congress that Washington was negotiating a bad deal with Iran that could spark a "nuclear nightmare," drawing a rebuke from President Barack Obama and exposing a deepening U.S.-Israeli rift. Kerry said …
Vote Nearing, Netanyahu Takes Up Familiar Cause: Iran's Nuclear QuestNew York Times
US, Iran Nuclear Talks Yield Progress, but Challenges RemainWall Street Journal
Kerry: 'External factors' won't curb efforts to strike Iran nuclear dealWashington Post
Bloomberg -CNN
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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 3:54 pm

French nuclear industry in turmoil as manufacturer buckles – USA TODAY


USA TODAY

French nuclear industry in turmoil as manufacturer buckles
USA TODAY
PARIS (AP) — France's nuclear industry is in turmoil after the country's main reactor manufacturer, Areva, reported a loss for 2014 of 4.8 billion euros ($5.3 billion) — more than its entire market value. The government of France, the world's most
French nuclear industry embroiled in turmoilSalt Lake Tribune
French nuclear group Areva posts record losseseuronews

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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 2:25 pm

Russia Orders Surprise Test of Central Nuclear Base – Newsweek


Newsweek

Russia Orders Surprise Test of Central Nuclear Base
Newsweek
The Russian armed forces' strategic missile command (RVSN) have ordered a snap inspection of the state of the nuclear arsenal in one of the country's central military bases near the city of Yoshkar-Ola. The surprise test, announced today by RVSN, will …

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 1:41 pm

How Obama Is Giving Iran a Nuclear Arsenal – National Review Online


How Obama Is Giving Iran a Nuclear Arsenal
National Review Online
Obama's treaty would give Iran the ability to quickly turn its enriched-uranium stockpile into bombs. Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu strongly objects to the treaty that the Obama administration is making with Iran concerning its nuclear program.

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 12:13 pm

UPDATE 1-Saudi Arabia, South Korea sign MOU on nuclear power – Reuters


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UPDATE 1-Saudi Arabia, South Korea sign MOU on nuclear power
Reuters
The MOU calls for South Korean firms to help build at least two small-to-medium sized nuclear reactors in Saudi Arabia, the South Korean presidential office said in a statement. "If the two units go ahead, the cost of the contract will be (near) $2
Saudi Arabia, South Korea sign nuclear cooperation agreement to build reactorsJerusalem Post Israel News
S. Korea to build SR7.5bn nuclear reactors in KSAArab News
Riyadh Seeks Nuclear Cooperation with South KoreaArutz Sheva
Gulf Business News -Voice of America -Reuters UK
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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 9:09 am

That Secret Iranian ‘Nuclear Facility’ You Just Found? Not So Much. – Foreign Policy (blog)


Foreign Policy (blog)

That Secret Iranian 'Nuclear Facility' You Just Found? Not So Much.
Foreign Policy (blog)
The announcement was, evidently, intended to derail ongoing negotiations toward a diplomatic settlement over Tehran's nuclear programs. The State Department spokeswoman stated, “Well, we don't have any information at this time to support the conclusion …

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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 12:46 am

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Iran nuclear talks not a sign of warming ties: US

The United States ruled out Wednesday any suggestion that talks with Iran over its nuclear program are signs of warming relations between two countries whose diplomatic ties collapsed 35 years ago. Iran and the so-called P5+1 — Britain, China, France, Russia, the United States and Germany — are trying to strike a deal that would prevent Tehran from developing a nuclear bomb, a goal it denies …

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 11:47 pm

Areva nuclear group announces 4.8 bn euro loss

French nuclear group Areva confirmed Wednesday record net losses in 2014 of 4.8 billion euros ($5.3 billion) after it was forced to absorb costs linked to delays to its flagship next-generation reactor. "The scale of the net loss for 2014 illustrates the two-fold challenge confronting Areva: continuing stagnation of the nuclear operations, lack of competitiveness and difficulties in managing the …

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 10:53 pm

US says 'tough challenges' remain in Iran nuclear talks

The United States said Wednesday tough challenges remained to seal a nuclear deal with Iran, vowing not to be distracted by external politics in its quest to stop Tehran acquiring the atomic bomb. Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif wrapped up three days of "intense" nuclear negotiations in the Swiss lakeside town of Montreux with still no deal, as a …

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 10:19 pm

Kerry: ‘External factors’ won’t curb efforts to strike Iran nuclear deal

Kerry defends aim of nuclear talks after harsh criticism by Israel?s prime minister.

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 10:14 pm

Iran foreign minister says nuclear deal could be close, details remain

Iran's foreign minister said in a U.S. television interview on Wednesday he believed "we are very close" to a nuclear arms deal with six major world powers, but cautioned there were details that needed to be worked out. "We are prepared to work round the clock in order to reach an agreement," Mohammad Javad Zarif told NBC News in an interview excerpt released by the network. Zarif and U.S …

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 9:59 pm

British nuclear site clean-up costs soar

The cost of decommissioning and cleaning up Britain's Sellafield nuclear site have been revised upwards to £53 billion ($81 billion, 73 billion euros), the National Audit Office said. The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, which owns Sellafield, aims to clear the site by 2120. Sellafield is Britain's "largest and most hazardous nuclear site", the report says. Nuclear operations began in the …

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 9:18 pm

Japan court battles could delay nuclear restarts further

By Mari Saito and Kentaro Hamada TOKYO (Reuters) – The fight over restarting Japan's nuclear industry is moving to the courts, where power companies face the risk of further delays in firing up idled reactors if judges side with local residents worried about nuclear safety. Four reactors owned by two utilities cleared regulatory safety checks in recent months, potentially soon ending more than a …

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 9:03 pm

French nuclear industry in turmoil as manufacturer buckles

France's nuclear industry is in turmoil after the country's main reactor manufacturer, Areva, reported a loss for 2014 of 4.8 billion euros ($5.3 billion) — more than its entire market value. The government …

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 2:15 pm

Nuclear company Areva in turmoil after billions in losses

Nuclear manufacturer Areva has announced a 4.8 billion euro loss for 2014, more than its entire market value, plunging the powerful French nuclear industry into turmoil. The French government said Wednesday …

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 10:02 am

What an Iran nuclear deal could look like

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Tuesday sought to shoot down a nuclear deal being negotiated behind closed doors between Iran and world powers, warning it would leave Tehran free to develop atomic weapons. To reach a verifiable, comprehensive agreement that limits Iran's ability to harness enough fissile material to build a nuclear bomb. World powers want to cut Iran's ability to build …

Posted on 3 March 2015 | 7:06 pm