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West Texas May Have an Answer to Pilgrim’s Nuclear Waste Problem – WCAI


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West Texas May Have an Answer to Pilgrim's Nuclear Waste Problem
WCAI
A company called Waste Control Specialists in West Texas, applied to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission last week for permission to accept spent nuclear fuel at their Andrews County, Texas facility from far-away reactors like Pilgrim Nuclear Power
Nuclear Waste Plans Raise Concerns about Terrorist Attacks inRGVProud
Nuclear dump investigation by Committee For Adelaide backs SA waste storage planABC Online
Nuclear Waste Leak Continues at 'America's Fukushima'; 33 Left Ill by Radioactive Fumes | The Weather ChannelThe Weather Channel
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Posted on 6 May 2016 | 5:54 pm

Asia Pacific|North Korean Leader Tells Congress His Nuclear Program Brings ‘Dignity’ – New York Times


New York Times

Asia Pacific|North Korean Leader Tells Congress His Nuclear Program Brings 'Dignity'
New York Times
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea's leader, Kim Jong-un, said Friday that his nuclear weapons and missile programs brought his country “dignity and national power,” as he convened the first congress of his Workers' Party in 36 years. Mr. Kim opened the …
North Korea Leader Hails Nuclear Program in Party Congress SpeechWall Street Journal
Fears Rise of North Korea Nuclear Test as Party Congress StartsNewsweek
North Korea leader hails nuclear and missile advances as rare party congress opensWashington Post
BBC News –The Guardian –Huffington Post
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Posted on 6 May 2016 | 4:52 pm

Physics: From the atomic to the nuclear clock – Science Daily


Physics: From the atomic to the nuclear clock
Science Daily
Researchers led by Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich physicists Peter Thirolf, Lars von der Wense and Benedict Seiferle have now experimentally identified a long-sought excitation state, a nuclear isomer in an isotope of the element

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Posted on 6 May 2016 | 4:47 pm

Feds To Sell Alabama Nuclear Complex, Losing 99% Of Investment – Daily Caller


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Feds To Sell Alabama Nuclear Complex, Losing 99% Of Investment
Daily Caller
The government-run Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) voted Thursday to sell off the Bellefonte nuclear power plant in Alabama for about $36.4 million — after the agency invested $6 billion in the project that produced no electricity. “Our analysis of
Never-Completed TVA Nuclear Plant That Cost $4B for SaleABC News
Nevada company to pursue purchase of unfinished nuclear power plantWVTM13
TVA to start 2nd unit at Watts Bar nuclear plant, first new US reactor in 20 yearsUtility Dive
Chattanooga Times Free Press –Birmingham Business Journal
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Posted on 6 May 2016 | 4:24 pm

Exelon To Close Two Nuclear Plants if Needs Aren’t Met – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Exelon To Close Two Nuclear Plants if Needs Aren't Met
Wall Street Journal
Exelon Corp. said Friday that it would close two nuclear power plants in Illinois if state officials don't pass legislation that provides funding and support for nuclear and solar power. The company said it would close its Clinton, Ill., nuclear power
Nuclear Milestones Confront Exelon, FPL, and TVAPOWER magazine
QC nuclear plant could close in 2018, company saysQuad City Times
Surprise Illinois energy bill turns up heat on nuclear, solar debatesMidwest Energy News
Platts –KWQC-TV6
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Posted on 6 May 2016 | 3:15 pm

Trump: A Clear and Present Danger to Nuclear Nonproliferation Efforts – The Diplomat


The Diplomat

Trump: A Clear and Present Danger to Nuclear Nonproliferation Efforts
The Diplomat
In particular, Trump argues that the United States should encourage Japan and South Korea to develop their own nuclear weapons capabilities to stand up to the “maniac” regime of North Korea. This suggestion, if implemented, effectively consigns the
Moral imperative of ridding the world of nuclear armsThe Japan Times
Nuclear security: From summits to mechanismsBulletin of the Atomic Scientists
Scientists and faith leaders agree: It's time to scale back nuclear armsCatholic News Agency
PR Newswire (press release) –Hindu Business Line –Daily Pioneer
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Posted on 6 May 2016 | 2:39 pm

Regulators predict ‘small’ groundwater impacts from Yucca nuclear site – The Hill


Regulators predict 'small' groundwater impacts from Yucca nuclear site
The Hill
In a 300-page analysis of the proposed nuclear waste repository, staff from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) said the Department of Energy (DOE) did not properly account for radioactive contamination of groundwater and the impact if that …

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Posted on 6 May 2016 | 2:34 pm

I-Team: Wake County parents question secretive nuclear evacuation plan – WTVD-TV


WTVD-TV

I-Team: Wake County parents question secretive nuclear evacuation plan
WTVD-TV
There are 23 schools from four districts in the 10-mile Emergency Planning Zone around the nuclear plant. The EPZ represents the area folks are most at risk of plume exposure in a disaster. The risk zone for ingestion exposure goes out to 50 miles.

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Posted on 5 May 2016 | 9:32 pm

A new way to get nuclear power, reducing waste in the process – The Boston Globe


The Boston Globe

A new way to get nuclear power, reducing waste in the process
The Boston Globe
Their company, Transatomic Power, is about five years into its quest to reimagine the nuclear reactor. The work probably won't pay off for many more years, as the small company navigates hardcore science and a shifting regulatory landscape. Oh, and

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Posted on 5 May 2016 | 8:05 pm

CNN visits nuclear submarine as deep-sea tensions with Russia grow – CNN


CNN

CNN visits nuclear submarine as deep-sea tensions with Russia grow
CNN
That's changing," U.S. Navy Commodore Ollie Lewis told CNN as part of an exclusive visit to the USS Missouri nuclear submarine, part of a squadron of 10 Atlantic-based submarines that Lewis commands. "So we're back to the point now where we have to …
Life aboard a US submarineCNN International

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Posted on 5 May 2016 | 1:49 pm