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Duke's proposed S. Carolina Lee reactor passes environmental test | Reuters

...... proposed Lee nuclear power plant in South Carolina passed an environmental test but still has a long way to go to receive a construction and operating license , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission said on Friday the NRC said its staff concluded there are no environmental impacts to preclude issuing licenses to build and operate two , -megawatt reactors at the proposed Lee station in ......

(278 words by reuters.com)
(12/27/2013)
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Without TEPCO, nuclear plant builders left with export risks - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun

...... our financial base further in preparation for the project , Miyanaga said MHI learned a hard lesson from a US nuclear power plant project In , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission suspended operations of the San Onofre nuclear plant in California after cooling water containing radioactive materials leaked from piping for one of the four steam generators MHI supplied Southern ......

(1141 words by asahi.com)
(12/26/2013)
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Post-Fukushima energy production: Russia turns to safe reactors, US enriches uranium - News - World - The Voice of Russia: News, Breaking news, Politics, Economics, Business, Russia, International current events, Expert opinion, podcasts, Video

...... investments in the nuclear sector in order to avoid energy deficits in the future This is what the International Energy Agency IAE says Jack Grobe from the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission NRC shares its opinion Some percent of Americans come out in favour of nuclear power production And percent of Americans are sure it is reliable and safe And still , according to ......

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Without TEPCO, nuclear plant builders left with export risks - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun

...... our financial base further in preparation for the project , Miyanaga said MHI learned a hard lesson from a US nuclear power plant project In , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission suspended operations of the San Onofre nuclear plant in California after cooling water containing radioactive materials leaked from piping for one of the four steam generators MHI supplied Southern ......

(1141 words by asahi.com)
(12/25/2013)
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Dominion uses Russian nuke uranium at power plants - NewsTimes

...... increases the proportion of uranium atoms that can be split by fission to release energy , usually as heat , which can be used to produce electricity , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission said the fuel for nuclear reactors has to have a higher concentration of the uranium- isotope than exists in natural uranium ore , the NRC said , because uranium- is fissionable , ......

(725 words by newstimes.com)
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Cooper: NRC Can No Longer Ignore 'Staggering' Cost Of Waste Disposal And Storage... -- WASHINGTON, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --

...... Life For Old Reactors True Cost Of Nuclear Power is - Higher Per Megawatt Hour WASHINGTON , Dec , PRNewswire-USNewswire -- the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission NRC must start taking into account the full cost of nuclear waste disposal and storage , which would add up to a third of a trillion dollars to the price tag of nuclear power , according to a ......

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(12/21/2013)
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Dominion uses uranium from Russian warheads as fuel at power plants - Seymour Tribune

...... increases the proportion of uranium atoms that can be split by fission to release energy , usually as heat , which can be used to produce electricity , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission said the fuel for nuclear reactors has to have a higher concentration of the uranium- isotope than exists in natural uranium ore , the NRC said , because uranium- is fissionable , ......

(750 words by tribtown.com)
(12/21/2013)

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University of Michigan regents approve new design for reuse of Ford Nuclear Reactor building | MLive.com

...... the reactor for good in , spending million in the long , highly specialized process of decommissioning it and lowering radioactivity levels to the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission standards the -foot-deep reactor was built in U-M conducts nuclear energy research through its Michigan Memorial Phoenix Energy Institute , established in in memory of U-M ......

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(12/20/2013)
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Cooper: NRC can no longer ignore nuclear waste disposal cost - Pennenergy

...... the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission NRC must start taking into account the full cost of nuclear waste disposal and storage , which would add up to a third of a trillion dollars to the price tag of nuclear power , according to a declaration filed today with the NRC by economist Mark Cooper of the Vermont Law School Cooper details how acknowledging the full cost of nuclear power would both ......

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(12/20/2013)
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COOPER: NRC CAN NO LONGER IGNORE "STAGGERING" COST OF WASTE DISPOSAL AND STORAGE IN REACTOR LICENSING AND RE-LICENSING

...... Of Nuclear Power is - Higher Per Megawatt Hour WASHINGTON , District Of Columbia - December , www investorideas com newswire the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission NRC must start taking into account the full cost of nuclear waste disposal and storage , which would add up to a third of a trillion dollars to the price tag of nuclear power , according to a ......

(1316 words by itbusinessnet.com)
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Investorideas.com - COOPER: NRC CAN NO LONGER IGNORE "STAGGERING" COST OF WASTE DISPOSAL AND STORAGE IN REACTOR LICENSING AND RE-LICENSING

...... Per Megawatt Hour Ideas get bigger when you share them WASHINGTON , District Of Columbia - December , www investorideas com newswire the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission NRC must start taking into account the full cost of nuclear waste disposal and storage , which would add up to a third of a trillion dollars to the price tag of nuclear power , according to a ......

(1313 words by investorideas.com)
(12/19/2013)

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Cooper: NRC Can No Longer Ignore "Staggering" Cost Of Waste Disposal And Storage In Reactor Licensing And Re-licensing | SYS-CON MEDIA

...... Life For Old Reactors True Cost Of Nuclear Power is - Higher Per Megawatt Hour WASHINGTON , Dec , PRNewswire-USNewswire -- the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission NRC must start taking into account the full cost of nuclear waste disposal and storage , which would add up to a third of a trillion dollars to the price tag of nuclear power , according to a ......

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Cooper: NRC Can No Longer Ignore "Staggering" Cost Of Waste Disposal And Storage In Reactor Licensing And Re-licensing - PR Newswire - The Sacramento Bee

...... Life For Old Reactors True Cost Of Nuclear Power is - Higher Per Megawatt Hour WASHINGTON , Dec , PRNewswire-USNewswire -- the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission NRC must start taking into account the full cost of nuclear waste disposal and storage , which would add up to a third of a trillion dollars to the price tag of nuclear power , according to a ......

(1109 words by sacbee.com)
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Japan lacks decommissioning experts for Fukushima No. 1 | The Japan Times

...... helps with routine nuclear plant inspections , but since the catastrophe has been involved with bringing Fukushima No under control In contrast , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has people devoted to decommissioning , including four project managers , four health physicists , and a hydrogeologist It says it has the equivalent of more than years of experience in ......

(900 words by japantimes.co.jp)
(12/18/2013)
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Dominion: Russian warheads powered nuclear plants - The Daily Progress: News

...... increases the proportion of uranium atoms that can be split by fission to release energy , usually as heat , which can be used to produce electricity , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission said the fuel for nuclear reactors has to have a higher concentration of the uranium- isotope than exists in natural uranium ore , the NRC said , because uranium- is fissionable , ......

(741 words by dailyprogress.com)
(12/17/2013)
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Experts: n-plant too much for Japan | The Recorder

...... with routine nuclear plant inspections , but since the catastrophe has been involved with bringing the Fukushima plant under control In contrast , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has people devoted to decommissioning including four project managers , four health physicists , and a hydro-geologist It says it has the equivalent of more than years of experience in ......

(678 words by recorder.com)
(12/16/2013)
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State secrets law raises concern about safety of nuclear power plants - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun

...... valves and reactor-core cooling systems by organizing instruction manuals setting out the procedures and by training operators to implement the measures the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission NRC , an independent body of the US government , established the policy to deal with a total power failure triggered by the same circumstances that caused the Twin Towers at the World Trade ......

(952 words by asahi.com)
(12/16/2013)
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Japan lacks decommissioning experts for Fukushima nuke crisis, with none at regulatory level - Seymour Tribune

...... with routine nuclear plant inspections , but since the catastrophe has been involved with bringing the Fukushima plant under control In contrast , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has people devoted to decommissioning including four project managers , four health physicists , and a hydro-geologist It says it has the equivalent of more than years of experience in ......

(909 words by tribtown.com)
(12/16/2013)
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Japan lacks decommissioning experts for Fukushima nuke crisis, with none at regulatory level | Fox News

...... with routine nuclear plant inspections , but since the catastrophe has been involved with bringing the Fukushima plant under control In contrast , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has people devoted to decommissioning including four project managers , four health physicists , and a hydro-geologist It says it has the equivalent of more than years of experience in ......

(909 words by foxnews.com)
(12/15/2013)

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Japan Lacks Decommissioning Experts for Fukushima - ABC News

...... with routine nuclear plant inspections , but since the catastrophe has been involved with bringing the Fukushima plant under control In contrast , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has people devoted to decommissioning including four project managers , four health physicists , and a hydro-geologist It says it has the equivalent of more than years of experience in ......

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(12/15/2013)

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Plant Vogtle expansion continues to take shape | Mobile Augusta

...... the executive vice president of nuclear development for Southern Co , the operating company of Georgia Power , and president of Southern Nuclear Development the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission approved a combined license for both construction and operation of the new reactors called Vogtle and in February During steady economic years of the early s , several other ......

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Japan lacks decommissioning experts for Fukushima nuke crisis, with none at regulatory level | Star Tribune

...... with routine nuclear plant inspections , but since the catastrophe has been involved with bringing the Fukushima plant under control In contrast , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has people devoted to decommissioning including four project managers , four health physicists , and a hydro-geologist It says it has the equivalent of more than years of experience in ......

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Japan lacks decommissioning experts for Fukushima

...... with routine nuclear plant inspections , but since the catastrophe has been involved with bringing the Fukushima plant under control In contrast , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has people devoted to decommissioning including four project managers , four health physicists , and a hydro-geologist It says it has the equivalent of more than years of experience in ......

(1317 words by phys.org)
(12/15/2013)
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Japan lacks decommissioning experts for Fukushima nuke crisis, with none at regulatory level (12/15/13 1:13 am)

...... with routine nuclear plant inspections , but since the catastrophe has been involved with bringing the Fukushima plant under control In contrast , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has people devoted to decommissioning including four project managers , four health physicists , and a hydro-geologist It says it has the equivalent of more than years of experience in ......

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U.S. DOE Awards Funding for NuScale Power’s SMR Technology | Business Wire

...... before selecting NuScale Power for this award NuScale will be required to match the Federal funds , which it will use to design , engineer , test , and pursue US Nuclear Regulatory Commission design certification of its technology As secretary Moniz said in the Energy Department announcement , Small modular reactors represent a new generation of safe , reliable , low-carbon nuclear ......

(844 words by businesswire.com)
(12/14/2013)
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Fluor's NuScale lands U.S. govt funding for new small reactors | Reuters

...... deal to formalize the public-private relationship and establish milestones for the five-year funding program the company will pursue design certification from the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission , and Hopkins said he hoped to have a module working by NuScale will match all the federal funds , and Fluor said in a statement that both the company and NuScale were evaluating potential ......

(452 words by reuters.com)
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NuScale SMR wins second DoE funding round

...... funding was awarded to Babcock Wilcox mPower reactor in November the DoE says its investment will help NuScale to obtain design certification from the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission with a view to achieving commercialisation around the reactors are to be built domestically in the USA , and the project will be based in the state of Oregon where NuScale has its ......

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Plant Vogtle expansion continues to take shape | The Augusta Chronicle

...... be planning for decades , said Buzz Miller , the executive vice president of nuclear development for Southern Co , the operating company of Georgia Power the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission approved a combined license for both construction and operation of the new reactors called Vogtle and in February During steady economic years of the early s , several other ......

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NuScale wins DOE funding for small modular nuclear reactor technology - Pennenergy

...... before selecting NuScale Power for this award NuScale will be required to match the Federal funds , which it will use to design , engineer , test , and pursue US Nuclear Regulatory Commission design certification of its technology As secretary Moniz said in the Energy Department announcement , Small modular reactors represent a new generation of safe , reliable , low-carbon nuclear ......

(654 words by pennenergy.com)
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CleanEnergy Footprints » Archive » Were confident that radioactive waste is a problem but what do nuclear regulators think?

...... the toxic , highly radioactive nuclear waste that been produced by and is piling up at nuclear power plants for decades across the country In , the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission NRC published the Waste Confidence Rule , which basically removed all consideration of used spent nuclear fuel from licensing decisions by placing confidence in the long term safety of ......

(1257 words by cleanenergy.org)
(12/13/2013)
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