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Daily AM Link Archives – Nuclear Townhall 1/17/2013

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Lead:

Wired: U.S. Navy Bets Future on Revolutionary Nuclear Drive System

People, Politics:

DOE Announces Three-Year $22.5 Million Contract For Clean-up of USEC's Paducah Enrichment Plant

Florida House Chairman Sees Need For Subcommittee To Address Nuclear Cost Recovery

Anti-Nukes: San Onofre Design Needed Government Review

A Small Man in a Big Job: The Petty Reign of Harry Reid

Business:

Construction Of New Fermi Nuclear Reactor Closer To Reality

Cameco: Uranium Isn't Dead; In Fact, Demand Will Continue To Grow

Entergy Increases U.S. Nuclear Output With Reactor Boosts

International:

Another South Korean Nuclear Reactor Shut Down Due To Malfunction

Areva, EDF Play Down Flamanville Cost Over Run

Daily PM Link Archives – Nuclear Townhall 1/16/2013

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Lead:

DOE's New Back-end Strategy Gets Mixed Reviews:  House Blasts 'Gaping' Yucca 'Hole'

People, Politics:

DOE, Other Agencies Facing Reduced Budgets If Sequestration Order Issued

Virginia AG, Utilities Propose Repealing Renewable Energy Bonuses — Nuclear Incentives  Maintained

Business:

Nuclear Cleanup Co. Kurion Shows ‘Waste Wins’ in Clean-Tech

Japan's Abe Restores Investors' Faith in Uranium ETFs

How U.S. Nuclear Plants Became the Safest They’ve Ever Been

Areva Ramp-Up Of French Georges Besse II Enrichment Plant On Schedule

International:

Hollande Urges French Nuclear Cooperation On Exports

Areva: India Keen To Start Using EPR Reactor

Britain’s Nuclear Powered Trains

Russia's Rosatom Ponders Participation In Slovak Nuclear Project

Daily AM Link Archives – Nuclear Townhall 1/16/2013

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Lead:

House Energy Committee Cautions NRC on Cumulative Impacts of Post-Fukushima Regulations

People, Politics:

Hearing On South Texas Project Nuclear Plant Spurs Debate

Nuclear Regulatory Commission Chief Visits Diablo Canyon

Limited Ramp Up Of Hanford Vit Plant Construction Approved

Business:

EDF Energy's Nuclear Stations Record Best Output for Seven Years

International:

Minister: Turkey And France To Resume Nuclear Plant Talks

Australia Keen To Strengthen UAE Relations Through Nuclear Deal

UK's Sizewell B builds New Spent Nuclear Fuel Store

Daily PM Link Archives – Nuclear Townhall 1/15/2013

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Lead:

Veolia Draws Upon Fukushima to Move Into Nuclear Dismantling

Opinion:

MARK LYNAS: Germany’s ‘Energiewende’ – The Story So Far

People, Politics:

Indian Point Battling State Over Wildlife Designations

Business:

Toshiba May Sell Small Nuclear Reactor For Tapping Oil Sands

GDF Suez Electrabel: Safety Of Nuclear Reactors is Top Priority

Video: Do SMRs Have A Future In The United States?

International:

PM: India to Expand Indigenous Nuclear Energy Program

Daily AM Link Archives – Nuclear Townhall 1/15/2013

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Lead:

NRC Chief Tours Ailing San Onofre Nuclear Plant, While Steps Taken For Possible Restart

People, Politics:

States 'Hopeful' DOE Report on Nuclear Waste Will Generate Momentum

DHS: 40 Percent Of Cyberattacks Targeted Energy Sector

NRC Inspection Team Headed To Susquehanna Nuclear Plant

Business:

After Fukushima, U.S. Seeks to Advance SMRs

Vogtle AP1000 Reactor Vessel Discovered Unprotected, Stranded in Savannah Port since December 15 Shipment Failure

Areva and EDF Defend Project Costs

Uranium One Surges On Russian Offer To Buy

International:

UK Regulators To Review Hitachi's Proposed Nuclear Technology

French Energy Groups Lose Their Momentum

Malaysia Nuclear Power CEO: Still Want to Build Plant

Daily PM Link Archives – Nuclear Townhall 1/14/2013

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Lead:

EDF Sells Stake In Exelon

Opinion:

JACK SPENCER, HERITAGE: DOE Nuclear Waste Plan Ignores Basic Flaw of Current Policy

People, Politics:

Slate: The Pro-Nuclear Environmental Movement

DOE Must Finish New Waste Fee Assessment This Week

Virginia Uranium Bill Expected To Be Introduced This Week

NY Federal Appeals Court Hears Vermont Yankee Arguments

Business:

System One Hires Former Westinghouse President Ric Pérez

EDF Cites Investment as Driver of Higher UK Nuclear Production

AREVA Wins U.S. Spent Nuclear Fuel Monitoring Contract

International:

France to Pay EDF $6.57 Billion To Cover Green, Low-Income Subsidies

Best of the Blogs:

DOE Adds Voice to Choir for Used Nuclear Fuel Management Reform: AREVA BLOG

Building Support For Uranium Mining In Virginia: ANS NUCLEAR CAFE

Daily AM Link Archives – Nuclear Townhall 1/14/2013

Monday, January 14th, 2013

Lead:

Russia's ARMZ Scoops-up Balance of Uranium One for $1.32 Billion

People, Politics:

Sen. Murkowski Heads For Japan To Talk Gas Exports, Nuclear Energy

Vermont Fights Ruling It Can’t Shut Entergy Nuclear Plant

China's Solar Power Debacle: The Mother of All Solyndras

International:

UAE, Argentina Sign MoU On Peaceful Nuclear Energy

Bangladesh PM To Ink $1.5bn Arms, Nuclear Deals In Russia

NEA: China Consumed 5.5% More Electricity In 2012

Daily AM Link Archives – Nuclear Townhall 1/13/2013

Sunday, January 13th, 2013

 

Lead:

Antis Hit NRC Rush to Judgment on New U.S. Waste Confidence Rule

Opinion:

ROD ADAMS, ANDREA JENNETTA: Virginia Opponents Should Embrace Uranium Mining — Safety, Jobs, Energy

People, Politics:

Duck Hunters Cause Security Scare At Nuclear Plant In Plymouth

Bill To Allow Nuclear Waste Storage In Wyoming Advances

Major Report Warns Climate Change Could Raise Temperatures By 10 Degrees

Business:

PG&E Still Pondering Next Move On Seismic Surveys

Energy, Utilities Jobs To Grow For Next Five Years

Best of the Blogs:

Correcting A Journalist’s Excessive Pessimism About Us Nuclear Industry Prospects: ATOMIC INSIGHTS 

 

Daily AM Link Archives – Nuclear Townhall 1/12/2013

Sunday, January 13th, 2013

Lead:

States With Defense Waste Face 36-Year Wait for Repository Under New DOE Scheme

Above the Fold:

Murkowski On DOE BRC: Important That We Act Quickly

Opinion:

James Conca, Forbes: Like We've Been Saying — Radiation Is Not A Big Deal

People, Politics:

A Nuclear Post-Mortem for Sandy

Vermont Readies To Take On Vt. Yankee In Federal Court

Business:

Third Reactor Still Planned At North Anna Station

Builders Pessimistic About New Nuclear Plants

International:

Japanese Nuke-Foes Ponder Election Meltdown

Bulgaria's Belene Prays for 'Yes' on Nuclear Referendum

Russia To Start Building 2 Nuclear Borei Super-Subs In 2013

Daily PM Link Archives – Nuclear Townhall 1/11/2013

Friday, January 11th, 2013
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