Friday, July 05, 2019

  • DOE: Hanford - latest news from Hanford
  • Equal Times - The faces behind the oil America went to war for - David Bacon
  • RT - THOUSANDS of pages of docs from UK's secret lab at Porton Down found in dumpster – media
  • Prime Time News, CO - Former Rocky Flats Workers Invited to Italian Luncheon with EEOICPA Benefits Expert
  • Simi Valley Acorn, CA - Secretary of Energy to visit SSFL - Sylvie Belmond and Melissa Simon
  • AP News - Trip to check radiation after 1989 sinking of Russian sub
  • Bloomberg - Why It Matters If Iran Busts Its Nuclear Caps - Jonathan Tirone
  • Reuters - U.S. requests U.N. nuclear watchdog's board meet on Iran - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - Iran threatens British shipping in retaliation for tanker seizure - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Germany working at top speed to get Iran barter scheme running: spokesman - Thomas Escritt
  • CBS Denver - Soil Around Rocky Flats Tested For Radiation - Rick Sallinger
  • World Nuclear News - Belarusian plant prepared for hydraulic tests
  • World Nuclear News - US federal funding granted for SSR technology development
  • Asia Pacific Report - Marchers in Tahiti 'mourn' French nuclear weapons test legacy - Asia Pacific Report
  • Manitoulin Expositor - Chiefs-in-Assembly oppose small modular reactors on Anishinabek lands - Cape Business News
  • Cape Business News - Eskom, Group Five's woes threaten Koeberg licence
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarus suggests technical cooperation project on nuclear power plant safety to IAEA
  • Pacific Coast Business Times - Diablo Canyon nuclear plant closure spurs economy - Marissa Nall
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Santee Cooper could hire another former utility executive from Arizona - Andrew Brown
  • Trend News Agency - Trump warns Iran: 'be careful with threats' as 'they can come back and bite you'
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran not to retreat from decision on uranium enrichment
  • Mehr News Agency - UK move in Gibraltar proves absurdity of Europeans claims on saving JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - JCPOA built on explicit recognition of mutual mistrust: FM Zarif
  • Mehr News Agency - France hopes first INSTEX transaction comes in a few days
  • Mehr News Agency - EU consults JCPOA signatories as Iran warns of new steps
  • Press TV - Iran says reducing nuclear deal commitments to save it from 'total collapse'
  • Press TV - Israel lobby in US pushing for war against Iran: Analyst
  • Press TV - Iran must seize UK oil vessel if tanker not released: Official
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2019-14323 Citation: 84 FR 32168 PDF Pages 32168-32169
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Best Practices for Establishment and Operation of Local Community Advisory Boards in Response to a Portion of the Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act FR Document: 2019-14363 Citation: 84 FR 32223 PDF Pages 32223-32224

    Wednesday, July 03, 2019

  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - July 2019 Magazine
  • Vancouver Columbian - State sets own deadlines for cleaning up Hanford wastes - Associated Press
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Though weary, we must fight on - Kandi Betts, Las Vegas
  • KSNV News3LV - July 4th holiday won't bring Las Vegas break from politics - Jeff Gillan
  • Daily Energy Insider - Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee holds hearing on nuclear waste - Kevin Randolph
  • Politico - Coughlin gets mad! (In a prepared statement) - Matt Friedman
  • MENAFN - Cancer hits Iraqi oil city of Basra
  • Erie Reader - Will Justice Prevail?--PA DEP has moved to shut down Erie Coke, bringing the fight for Erie's equitable future into focus - Katie Chriest
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - Bill Would Expand Benefits for Tribal Members and Others Exposed to Cold War Radiation - Ryan Heinsius
  • UrduPoint News - Assange's Father Says Whistleblower Ready To Fight For Release, Press Freedom - Fahad Shabbir
  • WATE Knoxville - Once the world's fastest, ORNL to decommission Titan supercomputer - Gregory Raucoules
  • Los Alamos Reporter - WIPP Receives 12,500th Shipment Of Transuranic Waste
  • KIFI Idaho Falls, ID - INL is assembling the power system for the first NASA drone lander on Saturn's moon Titan - Jilliana Colina
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Reaches 12,500-Shipment Milestone - WIPP News:
  • DVIDS (press release)- - 10th CST visits Hanford Nuclear Reactor during annual training - Sara Morris
  • CBS Denver - Soil Around Rocky Flats Tested For Radiation - Rick Sallinger
  • Lewiston Tribune, Lewiston, ID - Washington sets deadlines for Hanford cleanup--State takes unilateral, legally binding action after feds fail to comply with prior agreements - ANNETTE CARY Of the Tri-City Herald
  • KNDO/KNDU-TV Yakima, WA - WRPS uses virtual reality to help prepare workers for Hanford waste cleaning - Ashley Nanfria
  • AP News - Iran warns it will increase nuclear enrichment within days
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Nuclear Reactor
  • Bloomberg - Iran Warns It Will Restart Reactor If Europe Misses Deadline - Golnar Motevalli and Arsalan Shahla
  • IAEA - Managing Radioactive Waste - Script: Luciana Viegas, animation: Paul Gösseringer
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - Who paid all that money to buy all those nuclear bailout ads raining on Ohio? - Josh Goad
  • Reuters UK - Bulgaria nuclear reactor reconnected after technical glitch fixed - Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • Moscow Times - Critics Accuse Russia of Covering Up Nuclear Sub Fire, Compare to Chernobyl - Reuters
  • DOE Newswise - Argonne's Jim Morman Elected Fellow of American Nuclear Society
  • World Nuclear News - Holtec completes plant acquisition
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA helps cyclone-hit Mozambique prevent animal disease - Oyster Creek nuclear power plant
  • Edmonton Journal - Fourteen sailors died when a Russian sub sank. But was there a nuclear reactor on board?
  • Metro UK - Inside new £1,300,000,000 structure built over destroyed Chernobyl nuclear reactor author imageGeorgia DiebeliusWednesday
  • Independent Barents Observer - Fishermen witnessed nuclear submarine drama - Atle Staalesen
  • Johnson City Press, TN - NRC returning to Erwin for public hearing on NFS safety review - Sue Guinn Legg
  • BBC News - Russians search for answers after new sea tragedy - Steve Rosenberg
  • The Local Norway - Norway says Moscow told of 'gas explosion' on Russian sub - AFP
  • Yeni Safak - Russia says no nuclear contamination after sub fire
  • NAS - Project Information: Supplemental Treatment of Low-Activity Waste at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
  • Asahi Shimbun - Warship shows Japan's plan to expand military role - The Associated Press
  • Bellona - Fire aboard nuclear powered Russian submersible kills at least 14 - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran, Russia nuclear officials confer on future cooperation in Moscow
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran pins no hope on 'insufficient' INSTEX: FM spox
  • Mehr News Agency - INSTEX falls short of fulfilling EU's 11 JCPOA commitments
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran to restore Arak reactor to original design from July 7
  • Press TV - Iran to stand committed to JCPOA as long as Europeans do: Zarif
  • Press TV - Israelis of Ethiopian descent protest over police shooting
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2019-14210 Citation: 84 FR 31864 PDF Page 31864
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Sex in Education Programs or Activities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance FR Document: 2019-14156 Citation: 84 FR 31929 PDF Pages 31929-31930
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Notice:Uniform Low-Level Radioactive Waste Manifest (Container and Waste Description) and Continuation Page FR Document: 2019-14168 Citation: 84 FR 31931 PDF Pages 31931-31932
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Notice:Uniform Low-Level Radioactive Waste Manifest (Index and Regional Compact Tabulation) and Continuation Page FR Document: 2019-14155 Citation: 84 FR 31930 PDF Pages 31930-31931
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Notice:Uniform Low-Level Radioactive Waste Manifest (Shipping Paper) and Continuation Page FR Document: 2019-14169 Citation: 84 FR 31927 PDF Pages 31927-31929
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice:Issuance: Letter to the Nuclear Energy Institute Entergy Services, Inc., and NextEra Energy Regarding the Clarification of Regulatory Path for Lead Test Assemblies FR Document: 2019-14132 Citation: 84 FR 31926 PDF Pages 31926-31927

    Tuesday, July 02, 2019

  • Scientific American - Safer Nuclear Reactors Are on the Way - Mark Fischetti
  • Daily Energy Insider - Hearing examines nuclear waste stalemate - Douglas Clark
  • ProPublica - Meet the Congressman Defending Questionable Tax Breaks for a Company Connected to His Rich Brother - Susan Schmidt
  • Al-Fanar Media - An Iraqi Scientist Speaks Out on the Lingering Effects of Radioactive Weapons - Edward Fox
  • Al Jazeera - Puerto Rico's Vieques still reels from decades of US Navy bombing - Dena Takruri
  • CNN - Exclusive: Democrats investigating whistleblower claims Pompeo's security picked up Chinese food and his dog - Michelle Kosinski
  • Earthjustice - Environmental Groups Release Thousands of Interior Department Emails Documenting Unlawful Changes to Basic Transparency Measures
  • newsBTC - Edward Snowden on Crypto and Privacy: Bitcoin is Freedom Because It's Permissionless - Tony Spilotro
  • Denver Post - Trail plans prompt first soil samples in 13 years at Rocky Flats - Daniel Brenner
  • Tri-City Herald - Frustrated state officials order new Hanford deadlines. Millions could be diverted for new tanks - Annette Cary
  • Scottish Daily Express - Chernobyl: Which American city is more radioactive than Chernobyl? - Samuel Spencer
  • AP News - France urges Iran to reverse breach of nuclear deal
  • AP News - Utah mill eyes radioactive material from Estonia
  • AP News - The Latest: 'Seriously?' Iran asks of White House's latest
  • AP News - Israeli spymaster says Iran responsible for recent attacks - Shahar Golan
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Promises New Proof Iran Lied About Nuclear Program - Yaacov Benmeleh
  • Reuters - Factbox: Iran nuclear row - could U.N. sanctions return? - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Fourteen Russian sailors killed in sub fire: ministry - Polina Devitt, Christian Lowe
  • Reuters - Diplomats: Europeans keen to avoid sending Iran nuclear case back to U.N. for now - John Irish, Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - FirstEnergy Solutions says will work with Ohio on nuclear bailout - Scott DiSavino
  • FOX 8 Live WVUE - Public records reveal details about discovery of Gert Town radioactive material - Kimberly Curth
  • Foreign Policy - How Close Is Iran to a Nuclear Bomb, Really? - Lara Seligman
  • News Limited Australlia - Former defence strategist believes Australia should consider nuclear weapons
  • Oak Ridge Today - NRC has hearing on Oak Ridge site that could host small nuclear reactors - John Huotari
  • Asbury Park Press, NJ - Oyster Creek nuclear plant sale to Holtec is complete - Amanda Oglesby
  • FITSNews, SC - The Radioactive Truth Of HBO's Chernobyl--And how it ultimately triumphs over its critics …
  • Moscow Times - 14 Russian Sailors Killed in Fire on Nuclear Sub – Reports
  • BBC News - How plants reclaimed Chernobyl's poisoned land - Stuart Thompson
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - RCLC Hears Talk On Nuclear Fuel Storage Facility - Bonnie J. Gordon
  • Orange County Patch - San Onofre Nuclear Power Station Sirens Silenced In South OC - Ashley Ludwig
  • WRVO Oswego NY - Federal agencies test emergency plan for FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant - Tom Magnarelli
  • Santa Barbara Independent -
  • How Safe Is Diablo Canyon in a Station Blackout - Xcel Energy's plans: 5 things to watch - Elizabeth Dunbar
  • Toledo Blade - FES: Time's running out for Davis-Besse refueling - Tom Henry
  • UPI - Iodine treatment for overactive thyroid linked to higher risk of cancer
  • The Scotsman - The simple reason why nuclear power is finished – Dr Richard Dixon
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Plant Vogtle workforce hits record high, Georgia Power announces - Colin Demarest
  • Reuters - FirstEnergy Solutions says will work with Ohio on nuclear bailout - Scott DiSavino
  • NRC - I-19-015 NRC Notified of Theft of Nuclear Density Gauge in Connecticut
  • NRC - II-19-030 NRC Schedules Community Meeting in Erwin to Discuss Inspection and Oversight of Fuel Facilities
  • IAEA - Strengthening Oncological Services in Tajikistan, with a Growing Focus on Women's Cancers - Omar Yusuf, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps Mozambique Tackle Animal Diseases After Floods
  • IAEA - IAEA Spent Fuel Management Conference Concludes with Award to Young Professionals - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • World Nuclear News - UK completes first steps in Geological Disposal Programme
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima A-bomb victim's paper crane donated for exhibit aboard WWII U.S. battleship
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb victim's paper crane donated to WWII US battleship
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran not to retreat from decision on JCPOA deadline: lawmaker
  • Mehr News Agency - Mirage named INSTEX; A review over European JCPOA: Report
  • Press TV - China: US pressure root cause of Iran nuclear reaction
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: Staff Assessment of a Proposed Agreement Between the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the State of Vermont FR Document: 2019-13453 Citation: 84 FR 31518 PDF Pages 31518-31522
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemption and Combined License Amendment: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Passive Residual Heat Removal Instrumentation Minimum Inventory Displays FR Document: 2019-14039 Citation: 84 FR 31627 PDF Pages 31627-31629
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2019-14001 Citation: 84 FR 31629 PDF Pages 31629-31640 (12 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-14181 Citation: 84 FR 31640 PDF Page 31640

    Monday, July 01, 2019

  • Las Vegas Sun - Proponents of nuclear waste dump have a new strategy: Just buy us off - Judy Treichel
  • Red Flag, Australia - Trump's Iran strategy: all that is new is old again - Ben Hillier
  • DOE Newswise - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, July 2019
  • Exchange Monitor - New Mexico Agency Sets Public Meeting on Los Alamos Issues
  • Exchange Monitor - Settlement Talks Collapse in $200-Million Lawsuit over Savannah River Plutonium
  • Exchange Monitor - Fluor Idaho Nears Completion of Waste Processing at Drum Accident Site
  • Exchange Monitor - Ohio Nuclear Bailout in Limbo at Corporate Deadline
  • Exchange Monitor - NRC Readies Public Meetings on Decommissioning Advisory Boards
  • Exchange Monitor - California Lands Commission Backs Federal Spent Fuel Bills
  • Forbes - New Solar + Battery Price Crushes Fossil Fuels, Buries Nuclear - Jeff McMahon
  • BBC News - Iran nuclear deal: Enriched uranium limit breached, IAEA confirms
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Long Term Operational Safety Review at Belgium's Doel Nuclear Power Plant
  • Utah Public Radio - Utah Cities Set To Be First With Modular Nuclear Energy, Environmentalists Raise Concerns - Carter Moore
  • Irish Sun - 'It's safe' Irish Government needs to consider nuclear energy to slash carbon emissions, expert says - Craig Farrell
  • Reuters - Iran's enriched uranium stockpile has passed 300 kilogram limit: Fars news - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • POWER magazine - The Clean Energy Conundrum - Aaron Larson
  • Scottish Daily Express - Chernobyl: Which was worse Chernobyl or Hiroshima? - Molli Mitchell
  • UNIAN - Ukraine's most important battle is for energy independence – Forbes
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom plans fuel research in Czech Republic
  • World Nuclear News - Joint Commission discusses practical solutions to Iran deal
  • World Nuclear News - Rössing sale gets final approval
  • The Mirror UK - Horrific injuries suffered by heroes who contained Chernobyl after nuclear blast - ByJane Warren
  • American Thinker - Disentangling the Renewable Energy Scam - Norman Rogers
  • ABC.au - Maralinga story to be told through eyes of traditional owners affected by Britain's atomic bomb testing - Samantha Jonscher and Gary-Jon Lysaght
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $17 Million for Research in EPSCoR States
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 76km E of Mutsu, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 52km ESE of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's increasing enriched uranium stocks completely as per JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - IAEA confirms Iran's stock of enriched uranium exceeds JCPOA limits
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran to resume suspended JCPOA measures if EU takes more convincing steps
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's increasing enriched uranium stocks completely as per JCPOA
  • Press TV - Foreign minister: Iran's enriched uranium stocks exceed 300kg
  • Press TV - Erdogan: 'Some people paying serious money' to bury Khashoggi issue
  • Press TV - US is already at war with Iran: Analyst
  • Press TV - One child, several others killed in Israeli missile attack on Syria
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Reporting of Defects and Noncompliance FR Document: 2019-13921 Citation: 84 FR 31359 PDF Pages 31359-31360
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station FR Document: 2019-13968 Citation: 84 FR 31356 PDF Pages 31356-31358
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Guidance: Methodology for Modeling Fire Growth and Suppression for Electrical Cabinet Fires in Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2019-13928 Citation: 84 FR 31354 PDF Pages 31354-31355
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Permit Application: Tennessee Valley Authority; Clinch River Nuclear Site FR Document: 2019-13988 Citation: 84 FR 31358 PDF Pages 31358-31359

    Sunday, June 30, 2019

  • Cincinnati Enquirer - Lawsuit: Residents near Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant have been 'sacrificial lambs' - Sarah Brookbank
  • Bloomberg Businessweek - The 70-Year Spy Alliance the U.S. Says It May Cut Off - Emma Vickers
  • Mondaq - Australia: Enhanced whistleblower protections: What does it mean for your company? - Article by Naomi Fink
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Tri-Cities will turn the clock back 75 years at Atomic Frontier Days in September - ANNETTE CARY Tri-City Herald
  • Indian Country Today - Seven ways tribes are repairing the Salish Sea and Washington waterways - Richard Walker
  • Scottish Daily Express - Chernobyl: Can Chernobyl still kill you? - Samuel Spencer
  • Spokesman-Review - Pend Oreille County braces for economic losses after closure of last major rock mine - Fred Willenbrock
  • AP News - Trump says US, North Korea agree to restart nuclear talks within weeks, adds 'speed is not the object'
  • Bloomberg - Trump Becomes First Sitting U.S. President to Enter North Korea: In Pictures - Shamim Adam
  • Reuters video - Trump meets Kim, becomes first president to cross DMZ
  • Wall Street Journal - Trump Steps Into North Korea as Two Sides Agree to Restart Nuclear Talks - Timothy W. Martin, Alex Leary and Andrew Jeong
  • The Hindu, India - Why nuclear when India has an 'ocean' of energy - M. Ramesh
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - No Intention to Quit JCPOA Despite Nuclear Rollbacks
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Radioactive Materials Like at Piketon School Were Present in Huntington - Tony E. Rutherford, News Editor
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Why House Bill 6 to bail out Ohio nuclear plants is likely headed to passage: Thomas Suddes
  • Daily Telegraph - Heatwave may force nuclear power shutdown in France as cooling water runs out - David Chazan
  • Los Angeles Times - Secrets of Chernobyl spill out more than three decades after the nuclear disaster - Sergei L. Loiko
  • Somerset Western Gazette, PA - Hinkley Point C: The latest photos from Britain's nuclear power station as it reaches 'biggest milestone' - Michael Taylor
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Guest editorial: House Bill 6 positive step for southeast Ohio - Chandler Burris Ohio University student
  • London Times - Frustrated US turns to dark ops against Iran as sanctions fail - Louise Callaghan, Middle East Correspondent
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - FLASHBACK II: A "For Dummies" Beginner's Guide to Huntington's Atomic and Nuclear Legacy - Tony E. Rutherford, News Editor
  • Daily Post North Wales - Inside Chernobyl's exclusion zone - Youtube star's 'horrendous' trip into the radioactive ghost town - ByLydia MorrisDaily Post Reporter
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - Missed deadline looming, Ohio lawmakers pass 17-day stopgap to pay for state government - Jessie Balmert
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarus, Japan see potential for advancing cooperation in preventing emergencies
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 35km E of Oarai, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 7km WSW of Shimo-furano, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Anti-Iranian sanctions not discussed at meeting on nuclear deal – Russian senior diplomat
  • Mehr News Agency - Anti-Iran sanctions are sanctions against Russia, China
  • Mehr News Agency - Recent US sanctions sign of Americans' confusion, frustration
  • Mehr News Agency - Mogherini stresses more EU countries will join INSTEX
  • Mehr News Agency - INSTEX should be funded by Iran's oil export to EU: Hemmati
  • Mehr News Agency - 'Useless' INSTEX cannot solve Iran's economic problems: MP
  • Mehr News Agency - Lifting of sanctions key part of JCPOA, parties agree
  • Press TV - Talks with US not possible unless Trump returns to JCPOA: Iran
  • Press TV - Israel to endorse 2,000 unauthorized settler homes in occupied West Bank
  • Press TV - Israel frees Palestinian minister after brief arrest
  • Press TV - JCPOA malfunctioning, Iran not to shoulder it on its own: UN envoy
  • 4TH ST8 - Editorial: Nevada should reject 50 percent renewable energy - Thomas Mitchell
  • POGO - Assange's Indictment: A Threat to Everyone - Danielle Brian & Scott Amey

    Saturday, June 29, 2019

  • Tri-City Herald - State and top fed official at odds over Hanford high level radioactive waste - Annette Cary
  • USA Today - The Supreme Court rewrote FOIA into the Freedom FROM Information Act - James Bovard
  • LA Progressive - Kindling for War and Coups: 7 Ways the U.S. Has Planned 'False Flag' Operations Against Cuba
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Nevada elected able guardians - Stacy Standley
  • AIP Science Policy News - Lawmakers Piecing Together Bipartisan Nuclear Energy Push
  • Nevada Independent - Indy DC Download: The House passed a border security package splitting Nevada Democrats - Humberto Sanchez
  • Maritime Executive - Op-Ed: Time to Downsize the Nuclear Attack Sub - Duane J. Truitt
  • Al-Masdar News - US pressuring Netherlands to send troops to Syria
  • Broomfield Enterprise - Will hemp absorb plutonium? Scientist granted soil samples near Rocky Flats after persistent efforts - Jennifer Rios
  • CBS News - Whistleblower exposes $7 billion no-bid Defense Department contract
  • Transparency International - New G20 principles on whistleblower protection must be urgently implemented - Secretariat
  • AP News - Ohio lawmakers still working on plan to save nuclear plants
  • Reuters - Ohio may pass bill to save state's nuclear power plants over the weekend - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Ball in Europe's court on nuclear deal's future: Iranian state TV
  • Reuters - Europe says Iran trade channel operational: statement - Robin Emmott
  • Reuters - Senate defeats measure to restrain Trump on Iran - Patricia Zengerle
  • CNN - Russia plans to tow a nuclear power station to the Arctic. Critics dub it a 'floating Chernobyl' - Mary Ilyushina, CNN
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Opinions on nuclear project at SC plant clash at public forum - Colin Demarest
  • WWL-TV, New Orleans, LA - Dumpsters of radioactive material removed from Gert Town neighborhood
  • WKRC TV Cincinnati - Reworked proposal to save Ohio nuclear plants still limits wind, solar projects
  • Asbury Park Press, NJ - Oyster Creek: Stay on top of nuclear plant decommissioning to protect wallets, safety - Amanda Oglesby
  • Plymouth Herald - What is the most radioactive part of Plymouth? - ByHoward Lloyd
  • Colorado Springs Gazette - Soldiers from Fort Carson division eligible for atomic honor - Tom Roeder
  • Xinhua - China fully committed to Iran nuclear deal: Chinese delegate
  • TASS - Parties to nuclear deal to elaborate measures to export low enriched uranium from Iran
  • Boston Globe, MA - Chernobyl reminds us of the tragic cost of lies - Bathsheba Demuth
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Nukes, Planes and Champagne: How Israeli Prime Ministers Have Worked for Billionaire Arnon Milchan - Eytan Avriel
  • John O'Groat Journal - Radioactive contamination incident revealed at Dounreay - David G Scott
  • Anadolu Agency - Any war with Iran will be an all-out war: Expert - Ahmet Dursun
  • CNN - Russia plans to tow a nuclear power station to the Arctic. Critics dub it a 'floating Chernobyl' - Mary Ilyushina, CNN
  • Gloucester Daily Times - Scientist 'unsure' of Seabrook nuclear plant's safety; NextEra says claims 'simply wrong' - Jack Shea
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Letter: Nothing good in HB6 for Wayne County - Dee Dee Giese, Wooster
  • WDSU New Orleans - Hazardous material found in Gert Town, residents worried - Sherman Desselle
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SC officials seeking $200 million judgment against feds for failing to remove plutonium - Colin Demarest
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - State leaders, Diablo Canyon workers speak out on power plant closure impact report - Megan Healy
  • KEYT-TV Santa Barbara, CA - State leaders, SLO County stakeholders discuss study analyzing Diablo Canyon closure--Economic impact is less than previously thought - Nathalie Vera
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Ohio lawmakers close to missing budget deadline - Darrel Rowland, Randy Ludlow
  • Asian Age - 'Govt has never spoken truth about atomic equipments', says Kamal Haasan
  • Oakland News Now - Tetra Tech EC Hunters Point $18 Million Lawsuit Thrown Out By Court
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 81km SSE of Nemuro, Japan
  • Mehr News Agency - INSTEX must cover Iran's oil sales, variety of banking transactions
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran, 4+1 meeting on JCPOA in Vienna - Alex Halada
  • Mehr News Agency - INSTEX operational but Iran's expectations not fully met
  • Press TV - 'Not enough progress' in Vienna talks on salvaging Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Russia: JCPOA sides to help Iran export heavy water
  • Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D NV/) - Cortez Masto: It's Past Time to Move On from the Same Old Playbook on Yucca Mountain
  • EnergyBiz Insider - Senate Energy Committee Issues Testimony From American Nuclear Society
  • FAIR.org - In Haiti, Washington Meddling Missed by Press - Jane Regan
  • CBS News - Trump suspends new tariffs, U.S. and China to restart trade talks - YUSREA6LKNJTJBQM

    Friday, June 28, 2019

  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Senators look for common ground on state consent - Jeremy Dillon
  • Wired News - Senators Try–Again–to Solve the Nuclear Waste Debacle
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada could support nuclear waste bill if state consent allowed - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Sun - Proposed nuclear storage consent bill excludes Yucca Mountain - John Sadler
  • Big Island Video News - VIDEO: Mauna Kea Land Set Aside Draws DU, Land Title Concerns
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What really went wrong at WIPP: An insider's view of two accidents at the only US underground nuclear waste repository - David M. Klaus
  • Los Alamos Reporter - Kick-Off For Public Participation In LANL Legacy Waste Cleanup Draws Large Crowd At Fuller Lodge - Maire O'neill
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich Secures Major Wins For New Mexico In Annual Defense Spending Bill - U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich
  • Los Alamos Reporter - Letter: Concerned About Proposed Narrowing Or Re-Design Of Trinity - Patricia McCulloch
  • Oregon Public Broadcasting - DOE Says No Changes Planned For Handling Of High-Level Hanford Nuclear Waste - AP
  • The State, SC - Government recipe for atomic bomb? Ingredients made in South Carolina - Sammy Fretwell
  • AP News - US Senate panel takes up what to do with nuclear waste - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • AP News - Iran sees some progress on nuclear deal, but not enough - Kiyoko Metzler and Philipp Jenne
  • AP News - DOE: No changes planned for Washington state nuclear waste
  • Bloomberg - Iran Pours Cold Water on Europe Efforts to Salvage Nuclear Deal - Golnar Motevalli and Boris Groendahl
  • Bloomberg - Chernobyl Emerges From Oblivion for the Streaming Generation - Digital Originals
  • Bloomberg - U.S., Iran Tensions Are Putting a 'Gloom' Over the Oil Market
  • Reuters - Belgium unprepared for phasing out nuclear power by 2025: grid operator - Daphne Psaledakis, Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Iran says progress at nuclear deal talks not enough to change course - John Irish and Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - Last-ditch talks to keep Iran under nuclear limits headed for failure - John Irish, Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - U.S. will sanction any countries that import Iranian oil: special envoy - Guy Faulconbridge
  • Reuters - Last-ditch talks to keep Iran under nuclear limits headed for failure - John Irish, Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - EDF says completes first base of Hinkley Point C nuclear plant
  • Reuters - China's Xi says Gulf stands at 'crossroads of war and peace' - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Britain needs more nuclear power, electric chargers for climate goal - CBI - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Factbox: A breach of Iran nuclear deal could trigger sanctions snapback - Michelle Nichols 6
  • The Guardian - Build more nuclear reactors to reach net zero carbon target – CBI - Jillian Ambrose
  • Greenpeace - The 'Chernobyl' mini-series has finished, but the real life catastrophe never ends - Rashid Alimov and Nicholas Hyder
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Opinions of SRS plutonium pit production clash at North Augusta public forum - Colin Demarest
  • WRDW/WAGT, Augusta, Georgia - Mercury and radioactive elements found in Savannah River bass - Riley Hale
  • Scottish Daily Record - Scottish nuclear power station evacuated after 'human error' sparks radioactive contamination
  • Montel News - Belgium faces supply risks amid nuclear closures – TSO - Herman Moestue, Oslo
  • Reuters UK - EDF to curb Bugey nuclear reactor output as Rhone river flow slows - Bate Felix
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Norway Is Committed to Strengthening Safety, Sees Areas for Further Enhancement
  • London Times - Nuclear power plant evacuated over radioactive contamination - Iain Grant
  • IAEA - IAEA Workshop Highlights Novel Trends in Decommissioning - Vladimir Michal, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Yahoo! News - No Warship Like It: One More Nuclear Battlecruiser for the Russian Navy - [The National Interest], David Axe
  • Consortium News - Survey: Americans Have Remarkably Ignorant Attitude Toward Nukes & North Korea - Caitlin Johnstone
  • Reuters UK - UPDATE 1-Iran says progress at nuclear deal talks not enough to change course - John Irish and Francois Murphy
  • Aiken Standard, SC - NNSA draft assessment details MOX transition, proposed SRS plutonium pit mission - Colin Demarest
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Revised bill keeps subsidies for FirstEnergy Solutions - Mark Williams
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Editorial: Ohio nuclear bailout bill needs work - and more scrutiny: editorial
  • Eastern Daily Press - Could Suffolk be the next Chernobyl? - Lynne Mortimer
  • World Nuclear News - GE supports Romanian and Turkish nuclear projects
  • World Nuclear News - Second EPR at China's Taishan site connected to grid
  • World Nuclear News - Foundation in place for first Hinkley Point C unit
  • World Nuclear News - DOE announces funding for nuclear energy R&D
  • Independent Barents Observer - Freshly painted floating nuclear-power plant gets 10 years operating license - Thomas Nilsen
  • Kingman Daily Miner - Miner Editorial | Mining for uranium in Mohave County threatens lives
  • WFXG - Locals divided on nuclear weapon program at SRS
  • Patriot Ledger - NEWSMAKER: Mary Lampert, longtime opponent of Pilgrim nuclear plant
  • Shaun Robinson - Russian Navy To Get 2 New Yasen-M Nuclear-Powered Submarines
  • Cal Coast Times - Economic blow of Diablo Canyon closure to be smaller than expected, UC Berkeley report says
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgarian NPP signs fuel cask purchase deal with Russia's Izhorskiye Zavody - Aleksia Petrova
  • Mid-Hudson News - NRC to address community concerns at local Indian Point session
  • Belsat.eu - Lithuania to purchase 4 mln iodine tablets to use in case of BelNPP accident
  • Mohave Daily News - Cancer center opens on Navajo Nation
  • All Things Nuclear - Trump Opens Door to Renegotiating Controversial Okinawa Base Deal - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • DOE:NE - Energy Department Invests Nearly $50 Million at National Laboratories and Universities to Advance Nuclear Technology
  • DOE - U.S. Department of Energy Invests $44.5M in Advanced Technologies for Recovering Unconventional Oil and Natural Gas
  • NAS - Project Information - Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - 19-030 NRC Announces Locations for Public Meetings on Community Advisory Boards Associated with Decommissioning Nuclear Power Plants
  • NRC - 19-029 NRC Atomic Safety and Licensing Board to Hold Oral Arguments on Texas Spent Fuel Storage Application
  • NRC - III-19-015 NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2018 Performance of Braidwood Station
  • NRC - 19-028 NRC Considering Vermont's Request to Become an Agreement State
  • NRC - 19-027 NRC Approves License Transfer for Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - Community Event - US Department of Labor
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - Community Event - US Department of Labor
  • IAEA - Supporting the Sustainable Management of Water Resources in Colombia - Andra-Rada Iurian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - Latin American Countries Build Expertise in Advanced Medical Response to Radiation Emergencies with IAEA Support - Sarah Henry, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security; Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - IAEA and UN Environment Assist Member States on Mercury Monitoring in Seafood - Tanmay Misra, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - Ecuador to Strengthen Management of its Cancer Control Strategy - Anuncia Benedicto, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation; James Howlett, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Workshop Focuses on Improving Radiation Protection for Patients by Using the SAFRAD Database - Kenia Cervantes Toledo, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Trend News Agency - Trump says 'no rush' regarding tensions with Iran, expresses hope for positive outcome
  • Bellona - Activist from Ecodefense, under pressure from Russia's 'foreign agent' law, flees to Germany - Anna Kireeva, Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Environmentalists concerned about where Andreyeva Bay spent nuclear fuel is being sent - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • Mehr News Agency - Russian envoy describes today's JCPOA joint meeting as 'rather satisfactory'
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran says progress at JCPOA joint commission meeting not enough to change course
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran says today's meeting in Vienna to determine fate of JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - JCPOA joint commission meeting kicks off in Vienna
  • Mehr News Agency - West must be held accountable for massacre in Yemen
  • Mehr News Agency - INSTEX must meet Iran's demands: FM spox
  • Mehr News Agency - Enemy not dare fire towards Iran
  • Mehr News Agency - UNSC holds meetings on JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - Ditching JCPOA not to create better situation
  • Mehr News Agency - UAE says no proof Iran hit tankers in contradiction to US-Saudi claims
  • Press TV - 'Not enough progress' in Vienna talks on salvaging Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Yemenis protest en masse against Saudi-led war
  • Press TV - Israeli forces injure 50 Palestinians in Gaza
  • Press TV - UAE withdraws 'large' number of troops from Yemen
  • Press TV - Kushner behind Trump's withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal: Writer
  • Press TV - Iran holds 'last chance' talks with EU to save nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Israeli police shoot, kill Palestinian in Jerusalem al-Quds
  • Press TV - US-led coalition admits killing over 1300 civilians in Syria, Iraq
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear deal must be upheld, not jeopardized: France, Germany tell US
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2019-13727 Citation: 84 FR 31063 PDF Pages 31063-31064
  • National Nuclear Security Administration - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc. FR Document: 2019-13842 Citation: 84 FR 31055 PDF Pages 31055-31056
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Hearing: NextEra Energy Seabrook, LLC (Seabrook Station, Unit 1) FR Document: 2019-13899 Citation: 84 FR 31123 PDF Pages 31123-31125
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Refining and Characterizing Heat Release Rates from Electrical Enclosures During Fire FR Document: 2019-13893 Citation: 84 FR 31125 PDF Pages 31125-31126
    Thursday, June 27, 2019
  • U.S. Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources - Full Committee Hearing to Examine Storage of Nuclear Waste and the Nuclear Waste Administration Act
  • U.S. Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources - Murkowski: It's Time to End the Nuclear Waste Stalemate
  • Immediate Release - U.S. Senate - Cortez Masto: Its Past Time to Move On from the Same Old Playbook on Yucca Mountain - Senator Catherine Cortez Masto
  • KOLO - US senators look to end nuclear waste stalemate - Associated Press
  • KTVN - U.S. Senate Panel Takes Up Issue of Nuclear Waste
  • Las Vegas Journal - Nevada could support nuclear waste bill if state consent allowed - By Gary Martin, Las Vegas Review-Journal
  • Las Vegas Sun - Proposed nuclear storage consent bill excludes Yucca Mountain - By John Sadler
  • The Nevada Independent - Cortez Masto pushes to get Nevada consent over Yucca Mountain in Senate bill - By Humberto Sanchez
  • ExchangeMonitor - Yucca Mountain County Opposes Key Measures of Senate Nuclear Waste Legislation - By Exchange Monitor
  • KDWN - Congressional Panel Studying Nuclear Waste Storage
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - Congress Considers Proposals to Store Radioactive Waste - By Associated Press
  • Ozarks First - US Senate panel takes up what to do with nuclear waste - By: Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press
  • KMVT - DOE: No changes planned for Washington state nuclear waste - Associated Press
  • KUNM - Senate Panel Takes Up Nuclear Waste Issue, Navajo Cancer Center Will Cut Tribal Members' Travel Time - By KUNM News
  • KANW - Latest New Mexico news, sports, business and entertainment at 3:20 a.m. MDT - By Associated Press
  • News Channel 6 ABC - Proposed plutonium pit expansion raising questions - By: Wes Cooper
  • Fremont News Messenger - Davis-Besse bill headed for possible weekend vote - Daniel Carson, Fremont News-Messenger
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Survey of Nuclear Regulatory Commission Materials Licensees to Support Rulemaking for Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Small Entity Size Standards FR Document: 2019-13659 Citation: 84 FR 30779 PDF Pages 30779-30780
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Application: FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co.; Beaver Valley Power Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2, and ISFSI; Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station, Unit No. 1; and ISFSI; Perry Nuclear Power Plant, Unit No. 1; and ISFSI; FR Document: 2019-13699 Citation: 84 FR 30775 PDF Pages 30775-30778
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2019-13660 Citation: 84 FR 30778 PDF Pages 30778-30779
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: U.S. Department of the Army; Jefferson Proving Ground FR Document: 2019-13691 Citation: 84 FR 30780 PDF Pages 30780-30782 Santa Ynez Valley News https://syvnews.com/opinion/editorial/our-view-solving-puzzle-of-nuclear-waste/article_80b19916-268a-528f-aa12-c7f86f3fb890.html Our View: Solving puzzle of nuclear waste Las Vegas Sun https://lasvegassun.com/news/2019/jun/26/warfare-training-zone-nature-preserve-nevada/ Warfare training zone or nature preserve? Battle waged for control of Nevada desert Thomas Fuller ExchangeMonitor https://www.exchangemonitor.com/energy-dept-tech-services-contractors-get-another-extension/?printmode=1 Energy Dept. Tech Services Contractors Get Another Extension DOE: Newswise https://www.newswise.com/articles/llnl-breaks-ground-on-new-facilities-in-support-of-stockpile-stewardship LLNL breaks ground on new facilities in support of stockpile stewardship https://www.localnews8.com/news/inl-funds-to-promote-commercialization/1089529030 INL funds to promote commercialization https://www.apnews.com/e98dcc8e8f8240b290223cf53f813570 Experts fear ‘snowball effect’ as Iran abandons nuclear deal By JON GAMBRELL https://www.apnews.com/9f0f2fff89e34cbc9bbcda0a850a2420 Foes say they’ll ask voters to block money for nuke plants By JOHN SEEWER https://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-un/un-warns-us-decision-to-drop-iran-waivers-may-impede-nuclear-deal-idUSKCN1TR23W Europeans urge Iran to stick with nuclear deal as 'no credible alternative' Michelle Nichols https://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-deal-factbox/factbox-the-atomic-restrictions-imposed-by-the-iran-nuclear-deal-idUSKCN1TR1IT Factbox: The atomic restrictions imposed by the Iran nuclear deal Francois Murphy https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-enrichment/iran-will-speed-up-enriching-of-uranium-after-deadline-to-europe-ends-on-thursday-irib-idUSKCN1TR0O3 Iran will speed up enriching of uranium after deadline to Europe ends on Thursday: IRIB Babak Dehghanpisheh https://oilprice.com/Alternative-Energy/Nuclear-Power/Nuclear-Energy-Just-Isnt-Competitive-In-The-US.html Nuclear Energy Just Isn’t Competitive In The U.S. Haley Zaremba https://www.toledoblade.com/opinion/editorials/2019/06/26/no-ohio-nuclear-bailout-house-bill-6-davis-besse-energy/stories/20190624159 No nuke bailout https://www.exchangemonitor.com/doe-accepting-reimbursement-claims-uranium-thorium-processing-cleanup/ DOE Accepting Reimbursement Claims for Uranium, Thorium Processing Remediation worldtoday Debate ramps up on safety of nuclear energy as production ban nears review By Gavin Coote on The World Today https://www.idahopress.com/opinion/letters_to_editor/letter-to-the-editor-nuclear-fuel-helps-us-prosper/article_6d72a309-dc17-5e28-8b8f-e2f14b0a2dd4.html Letter: Nuclear fuel helps us prosper Paul Blacker, Meridian https://www.eenews.net/eedaily/2019/06/26/stories/1060656699 MINING Lawmakers, witnesses spar over what to call uranium Dylan Brown http://www.world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/IAEA-reports-on-verification-activities-in-2018 IAEA reports on verification activities in 2018 https://www.rt.com/russia/462687-icebreaker-arctic-drone-video/ WATCH Russian nuclear icebreakers conquer the Arctic in stunning time-lapse & drone VIDEO https://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20190626/p2g/00m/0dm/071000c EU leader visits A-bomb site in Nagasaki ahead of G-20 summit http://the-japan-news.com/news/article/0005835829 EU leader Tusk makes 1st visit to Nagasaki https://en.mehrnews.com/news/146935/Abiding-by-JCPOA-commitments-to-benefit-both-US-Europe-Rouhani Abiding by JCPOA commitments to benefit both US, Europe: Rouhani https://www.presstv.com/Detail/2019/06/26/599490/US-sanctions-IRGC-Iran-Leader-Khamenei-Zarif- US sanctions indicate Washington’s desperation, anger: Top IRGC commander https://www.presstv.com/Detail/2019/06/17/598718/Iran-uranium-enrichment-Kamalvandi Iran's enriched uranium stockpile to surpass 300 kg from June 27: AEOI spokesman

    Tuesday, June 25, 2019

  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Sanders touts Reid connection in Yucca opposition - Jeremy Dillon
  • Yahoo! Finance - World's first underground nuclear waste storage moves forward in Finland
  • New York Times - A Battle Over Land Between the Military and a State That 'Has Given Enough' - Thomas Fuller
  • Le Journal de Montréal - Hydro-Québec ferme six laboratoires à cause du béryllium - Pascal Dugas Bourdon
  • Bloomberg Law - Government Tosses Out More Whistleblower Cases After 2018 Memo - Lydia Wheeler
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Senate confirms Baranwal to lead federal Office of Nuclear Energy - Brennen Kauffman
  • AP News - Iran says 'idiotic' new US sanctions shut doors of diplomacy - Nasser Karimi and Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Utility plans $478M work at nuclear plant, wants rate hike - BRIDGMAN, Mich
  • AP News - Europeans cool on Iran coalition talk, seek de-escalation - Geir Moulson
  • Bloomberg - Bolton Says U.S. Wants Iran Out of Syria as Part of Broad Move - Ivan Levingston
  • Bloomberg - Why 'Maximum Pressure' on Iran Could Backfire - David Fickling
  • Reuters - France warns Iran against violating nuclear commitments: foreign minister - John Irish
  • Reuters - World's first underground nuclear waste storage moves forward in Finland - Anne Kauranen
  • Reuters - E.ON offers to sell assets to overcome EU Innogy concerns - Tom Käckenhoff, Christoph Steitz
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Iran says U.S. sanctions on Khamenei mean end of diplomacy - Tweet - Parisa Hafezi
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A nuclear war in the Persian Gulf? - Kaveh L. Afrasiabi, Nader Entessar
  • CBC News - 'It's the future': How going small may fuel nuclear power's comeback - Jacqueline Hansen
  • YLE News - Nuclear waste firm plans big investment at Olkiluoto final disposal site
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - How (un)profitable are Ohio's two nuclear plants? FirstEnergy Solutions says it can't tell the public
  • News Limited Australlia - Two workers exposed to radiation at Sydney nuclear facility
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA mission finds robust safety regime in Belgium
  • World Nuclear News - Extended operation of Forsmark units approved
  • World Nuclear News - Work starts on Finnish fuel encapsulation plant
  • Al-Monitor - Fears over safety of nuclear plant flare up in Turkey - Mehmet Cetingulec
  • Xinhua -
  • Radioactive waste storage facility to be built at nuclear plant in Ukraine - Safety report OK for local nuclear site
  • Toledo Blade - Letter: Ohio nuke bailout is corporate welfare
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Editorial: Don't pass nuclear bailout without plan for renewable energy
  • Omaha World-Herald - Editorial: OPPD is right to accelerate decommissioning of the Fort Calhoun nuclear plant
  • Echonetdaily - Elliot opposes nuclear power
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Udall, Heinrich Propose Amendments To Protect and Strengthen Nuclear Safety Board Oversight Mission In Major Defense Bill
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SC lawmakers tell Santee Cooper it will need to pay up to $15M for consultants - Andrew Brown
  • Mehr News Agency - Kentucky congressman lambastes Trump for tearing up JCPOA without reading it
  • Press TV - Syria blasts new US sanctions against Iran, blames Washington for rise in tensions

    Monday, June 24, 2019

  • Las Vegas Sun - In interview with Sun, Sanders talks Yucca Mountain, minimum wage hike and climate change - John Sadler
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: We've been warned: Nevada is no place for nation's radioactive waste
  • World Nuclear News - WIPP upgrades makes progress
  • World Nuclear News - Korean companies awarded Barakah service agreements
  • World Nuclear News - UK and China team up on environmental protection
  • World Nuclear News - Malawi uranium mine sale agreed
  • Forbes blog - Deep Borehole Nuclear Waste Disposal Just Got A Whole Lot More Likely - James Conca
  • AP News - Trump signs order imposing sanctions on Iran supreme leader - Deb Riechmann and Kevin Freking
  • AP News - Pompeo sets out to build global coalition against Iran - Darlene Superville
  • AP News - The Latest: Trump tightens sanctions on Iran
  • AP News - Europe cool on Iran coalition talk, seeks de-escalation - Geir Moulson
  • Bloomberg - Trump Imposes Sanctions on Iran's Supreme Leader
  • Bloomberg - U.S. 'Running Out of Significant Things to Sanction' Iran, Says PwC's Tannebaum
  • Bloomberg - Trump Warns of More Iran Sanctions, But Not Much Is Left for U.S. to Target - Saleha Mohsin and Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Oil Retreats as Trump Sends Conflicting Signals on Iran Clash - Alex Nussbaum and Grant Smith
  • Reuters - France wants EDF to sell more nuclear power to rivals, price could increase - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Russia's Rosatom sees foreign revenues, new products fuelling rapid growth - Katya Golubkova, Gleb Stolyarov
  • Reuters - Sweden says two aging nuclear reactors safe to run till 2028 - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Reuters - U.S. cyber attacks on Iranian targets not successful, Iran minister says - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • The Guardian - The reason Australia doesn't have nuclear power: the workers fought back - Jeff Sparrow
  • Independent Barents Observer - Radioactive Cobalt-60 measured along Norway's border to Russia - Thomas Nilsen
  • Newsweek - One-Third of U.S. Supports Nuclear War on North Korea, Knowing It Would Kill One Million, Report Shows - Tom O'Connor
  • The Guardian, Australia - Two workers exposed to unsafe radiation dose at Lucas Heights nuclear facility - Michael McGowan
  • IAEA - IAEA Conference on the Management of Spent Fuel from Nuclear Power Reactors Begins - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • RTE.ie - Is it time for Ireland to give nuclear power a chance? - Dr Paul Deane
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Editorial: Let Utah's uranium dreams decay
  • Ha'aretz Daily - OpEd: Opinion Could Chernobyl Happen in Israel? - Uzi Even
  • Korea Herald - Korean consortium wins UAE nuclear reactor maintenance bid - Shin Ji-hye
  • ABC.au - Nuclear debate: A pro-nuclear power push from conservative media voices plays down the cost, while Andrew Bolt criticises the Chernobyl mini-series
  • Taylor and Francis Online - What do Americans really think about conflict with nuclear North Korea? The answer is both reassuring and disturbing - Alida R. Haworth, Scott D. Sagan & Benjamin A. Valentino
  • Times of Israel - Israel's Dimona nuclear reactor isn't Chernobyl, but does have vulnerabilities - Judah Ari Gross
  • Youngstown Vindicator, OH - Editorial: State should not bail out old nuclear power plants
  • Sputnik News - Paradigm Shift as Swedes' Support for Nuclear Power Soars
  • Malay Mail - Lynas reiterates commitment to removing radioactive material from Australian rare earth
  • City A.M., London - EDF seeks guarantee for nuclear project? - August Graham
  • Independent Australia - Fukushima, the 'nuclear renaissance' and the Morrison Government - Helen Caldicott
  • Joongang Daily - 5-year nuclear plant maintenance deal in UAE disappoints - Chae Yun-Hwan
  • Farmington Daily Times, NM - Events to focus on compensation, benefits for former uranium mine workers - Noel Lyn Smith, Farmington Daily Times
  • Bellona - Environmentalists concerned about where Andreyeva Bay spent nuclear fuel is being sent - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • Times of San Diego - Editorial: Opinion: Congress Needs to Start Over on San Onofre Nuclear Waste
  • Exchange Monitor - Congressman Wants Full-Time NRC Inspector at SONGS
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $13 Million for Atmospheric Research
  • Trend News Agency - Official: Iran to firmly take second step within JCPOA - Elnur Baghishov
  • Trend News Agency - Europeans warn Iran against reducing nuclear deal commitments
  • Japan Times - 70% of Hiroshima residents want 'noisy' protests restricted during A-bomb ceremony
  • Mehr News Agency - German MP urges Europe to do efforts for preserving JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - Latest edition of 'Mehr Vision' addresses Iran's recent JCPOA decisions
  • Press TV - Europeans lack determination, power to implement JCPOA commitments: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Russia to take measures against Washington's 'major' new sanctions on Iran
  • Press TV - Europeans lack determination, power to implement JCPOA commitments: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Trump rejects UN request for FBI probe into Khashoggi's murder to save weapons sales

    Sunday, June 23, 2019

  • CALmatters, Sacramento, CA - Congress needs to start over on nuclear waste - Geoffrey Fettus
  • OCCRP Washington, DC - Thank a Whistleblower - Drew Sullivan
  • Idaho State Journal - Eastern Idaho is Idaho's innovation hub - Amy Lientz
  • Press TV - Saudi intelligence chief lobbies UK to attack Iran after US cancellation: Official
  • Press TV - Top Israeli court okays demolition of 100 Palestinian apartments
  • Press TV - Video shows Israeli militants fleeing Palestinian stone-throwers
  • Press TV - MKO leak shows they colluded with Saudis on Persian Gulf explosions
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Nuclear Standoff Is About to Enter a Perilous New Phase - Jonathan Tirone
  • OilPrice - Can Artificial Intelligence Save The Nuclear Industry? - Haley Zaremba
  • Danville Register & Bee - Editorial: Capping the Debate Over Uranium Mining
  • The Ferret Scotland - Safety risks exposed by nuclear bomb convoy exercise in Scotland - Rob Edwards
  • 6PR NewsTalk 882, Perth.au - Robert Parker on nuclear energy in Australia - Jane Marwick
  • Idaho State Journal - The story of how a Soviet lieutenant colonel may have saved the world in 1983 - Dan Cravens
  • Bloomberg - Iran on the Table When Russia, U.S. and Israel Gather for Summit - Ivan Levingston and Henry Meyer
  • Dissident Voice - Fukushima's Three Nuclear Meltdowns Are "Under Control": That's a Lie - William Boardman
  • London Times - Sizewell budget meltdown could hit taxpayers under EDF proposals - Rachel Millard
  • Japan Times - A-bomb museum puts foreign hibakusha in spotlight - Keita Nakamura
  • Bellona - Bellona urges Russia to address 'criminal' shortfalls in toxic waste disposal - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News Agency - Armenia to stand beside Iran in sanctions era: envoy
  • Mehr News Agency - No sanctions left for US to impose
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran 'serious' about reducing JCPOA commitments: Kharrazi
  • Press TV - Iran to suspend more JCPOA commitments if other parties fail to act: Official
  • Press TV - Israeli settlers attack, seize Palestinian land in West Bank
  • Press TV - US tensions with Iran highest in 30 years: Former NATO chief
  • The American Conservative - Lies They Told Us: A Long History of Being Manipulated Into War - Robert W. Merry
  • NEI - Emergency Preparedness Training Course
  • UPI - Explosion at gas refinery rocks Philadelphia, injures 5 workers - Nicholas Sakelaris & Danielle Haynes
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Will nuclear waste disposal challenges limit a significant expansion of global nuclear power? - Aleksandr Kudryavtsev, Maria Levon, T. Gannon Parker, Viktor Rosnovskii
  • 4TH ST8 - PILT payments land with a thud - Thomas Mitchell

    Saturday, June 22, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Derailment stirs fears of bringing nuclear waste to Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • Exchange Monitor - House Cements Move Away From Yucca Mountain
  • India West - Indian American Nuclear Expert Rita Baranwal Confirmed as Assistant Secretary of Energy at the DOE - India-West
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Political opposition grows to nuclear waste storage plan - SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press
  • Nevada Independent - Indy DC Download: House approved $1 trillion spending bill, with no Yucca funding, while Senate blocked Saudi arms sales - Humberto Sanchez
  • Al-Monitor - Cancer hits residents of Iraqi oil city of Basra - Mustafa Saadoun
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Nuclear materials accounting rules passed in Belarus - 7758825215
  • USA Today - Exclusive: 'The VA is two-faced.' Whistleblowers say managers are trying to silence them on veteran care - Donovan Slack, USA TODAY
  • FOX66/NBC25, MI - Flint pipe replacement continues
  • The Canary, England - US makes sure official document saying nukes get 'results' is hidden from public view - Mohamed Elmaazi
  • The Canary, England - Media freedom is almost over. Only one thing can save Julian Assange from dying in prison. - James Wright
  • The Big Smoke, NSW Australia - Assange, the AFP and the crime of dissent - Paul Gregoire
  • The Conversation - The state of the US solar industry: 5 questions answered - Joshua D. Rhodes
  • The Conversation - Risk of shooting war with Iran grows after decades of economic warfare by the US - David Cortright
  • Reuters - British minister to visit Iran on Sunday for talks on tensions - Alistair Smout
  • Reuters - Trump eyes more Iran sanctions; military action still on table - Nandita Bose
  • The Guardian - Trump: I'll be Iran's 'best friend' if it acquires no nuclear weapons - Julian Borger in Washington and Bethan McKernan in Istanbul
  • Buenos Aires Times - China eyes Argentina in global nuclear roll-out - Fermin Koop
  • Idaho Statesman - Political opposition grows to nuclear waste storage plan - SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN Associated Press
  • Irish Times - Letter: Nuclear energy is being ignored - Anne Baily, Ballyneale, Carrick-on-Suir, Co Tipperary
  • Great Courses Daily - A Look at Nuclear Accidents Amid Glowing "Chernobyl" Miniseries Reviews - Jonny Lupsha, News Writer
  • Atascadero News - Diablo panel marks a year, gazes inward - Camas Frank
  • Tri-City Herald - Nuclear plant near Richland is back on the grid just in time for peak power demand - Annette Cary
  • Mehr News Agency - Leaked audio shows Saudi-MKO collusion over oil tanker attacks
  • Mehr News Agency - Trump thanks Iran for not downing US aircraft with personnel on board
  • Mehr News Agency - Zarif tweets images that 'leave no doubt' US drone was in Iranian airspace
  • Mehr News Agency - Malaysian PM: - US provoking Iran; miscalculations could lead to 'world war'
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran to add more to its 'US drone collection' if aggression continues: IRGC

    Friday, June 21, 2019

  • Nevada Current - Titus 'won't hesitate' to call for impeachment 'when the time is right' - Robin Bravender
  • Morning Consult - Senate Confirms Baranwal to Serve in DOE Nuclear Leadership Role - Jacqueline Toth
  • Los Alamos Reporter - Nuclear Waste Storage Concerns Raised By Panel Members During Santa Fe Forum Wednesday - Maire O'Neill
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Will nuclear waste disposal challenges limit a significant expansion of global nuclear power? - Aleksandr Kudryavtsev, Maria Levon, T. Gannon Parker, Viktor Rosnovskii
  • NextPlatform - Exascale System At Oak Ridge Will Blaze New Storage Path - Michael Feldman
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Billions in federal funds coming to New Mexico's nuclear sites, military bases - Adrian C Hedden
  • Exchange Monitor - Weather, Maintenance Slowed WIPP Waste Emplacement in Early 2019 - Wayne Barber
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Nuclear plant near Richland is back on the grid just in time for peak power demand - Annette Cary
  • American Free Press - Ghosts of Fallujah Haunting America - Richard Walker
  • CounterPunch - Normalizing Atrocity - Kenn Orphan
  • Marianas Variety - Guam, NMI included in Radiation Exposure Compensation Act amendment bill - Mar-Vic Cagurangan
  • SBS News Australia - Laws protecting whistleblowers could get an overhaul
  • Sydney Morning Herald - 'It's long overdue': Senator calls for action on whistleblowers - Adele Ferguson
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - Citizens impacted by environmental crime can help stop it. But, they need support and protection - Tinker Ready
  • Canberra Times - The web of laws whistleblowers navigate to expose wrongdoing - Doug DingwallDaniel BurdonDaniel Burdon
  • Government Accountability Project - Intercept: Elizabeth Warren Condemns ICE's "Cruel and Unnecessary" Use of Solitary Confinement, Demands Answer
  • AP News - US prepped for strikes on Iran before approval was withdrawn - LOLITA C. BALDOR and DEB RIECHMANN
  • AP News - EU to chair high-level meeting on Iran nuclear deal June 28
  • AP News - Europeans urge US, Iran to step back from confrontation
  • AP News - The Latest: Pelosi: Hostilities with Iran need Congress' OK
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Fusion - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - Clean Energy Becomes Dominant Power Source in U.K. - Jeremy Hodges
  • Reuters - Nuclear waste, rising seas and Trump: Marshall Islands struggles to stay above water - Tom Miles
  • Reuters - Iran to discuss saving nuclear deal with European powers, China and Russia - Robin Emmott
  • Reuters - Iran to meet Europe, China, Russia in Vienna on June 28 - Robin Emmott
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Why nuclear power plants cost so much–and what can be done about it - Daria Iurshina, Nikita Karpov, Marie Kirkegaard, Evgeny Semenov
  • KSL-TV - Environmental group says new nuclear power plant too pricey for Utah's municipal utilities - Lisa Riley Roche, KSL
  • RT - China could build 30 Silk Road nuclear reactors by 2030
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Editorial: The right call on uranium mining
  • Globe and Mail - Nuclear power is the key to fighting climate change. So why don't we embrace it? - Dan Gardner
  • IAEA - Public Opinion Research Can Guide Stakeholder Communication for Nuclear Power - Elisabeth Dyck and Lisa Berthelot, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA spokesperson statement on Palestine's signing of safeguards agreement
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in Belgium - Brussels, Belgium
  • IAEA - Use an Online Tool to Comprehensively Navigate IAEA Safety and Security Publications - Nathalie Mikhailova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - NRC approves transfer of NJ nuclear plant to Holtec International, which will dismantle it - Andrew Maykuth
  • Aiken Standard, SC - S.C. governor, NNSA chief discuss pit production, plutonium removal at Wednesday meeting - Colin Demarest
  • World Nuclear News - Oyster Creek licence transfer approved
  • World Nuclear News - UK low-carbon power to outstrip fossil fuels this year
  • World Nuclear News - Framatome launches new coating technologies
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA reviews long-term safety of Sweden's Forsmark plant
  • World Nuclear News - Test demonstrates business case for Mo-99 production
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Rita Baranwal named to nuclear energy office - Gary Martin
  • Konbini - Shot Amid Chernobyl: Here Is The Most Radioactive Picture In The World
  • UNIAN, Kyiv - New "Chernobyl"? New nuclear plant in Belarus raises concerns over reactor design
  • Gladstone Observer - 'Not on my watch': MP's vow to block nuclear
  • Oak Ridge Today - Millennial Nuclear Caucus in Oak Ridge on Friday
  • Yonhap News Agency - Nuclear safety agency finds problems in radioactive waste data
  • Ahval News - Turkey, Iran to boost relations following U.S. sanctions on Iranian oil
  • Wigan Today, England - Wigan man honoured by Queen for services to nuclear energy - Liam Soutar
  • BBC - Iran-US tensions: What's going on?
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Obama's power plant regulations are dead. What does that mean for SC energy? - Andrew Brown
  • Lexington County Chronicle, SC - Lawmakers leave taxpayers in dark in Santee Cooper sale
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Throwback Thursday: Advisory board should oversee Santee Cooper sale
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Applauds President Trump's Action on A.I., Announces XLab Summit on Artificial Intelligence in Chicago
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - JCPOA commisison to discuss Iranian nuclear deal on June 28
  • BelTA - Nuclear materials accounting rules passed in Belarus
  • Mehr News - National Cartographic Center confirms downed US UAV was in Iran's territorial waters
  • Mehr News - Russia will help Iran with oil if EU's payment channel not launched: Ryabkov
  • Mehr News - Iran to take 2nd round of JCPOA-related measures as of July 7: Zarif
  • Mehr News - Iran's downing of US drone according to Article 51 of UN Charter
  • Mehr News - Iran vows firm response if US retaliates for drone downing: report
  • Press TV - Israeli troops attack Palestinian protesters at Gaza border, 70 injured

    Thursday, June 20, 2019

  • Exchange Monitor - House Sends 2020 Energy Spending Bill to Senate on Party Line
  • KSNV News3LV - Lee, Titus: Elko train derailment offers a Yucca lesson - Jeff Gillan
  • Civil Notion - Climate Politics/Capitol Light (10) - Joel Stronberg, MA, JD., of The JBS Group
  • Exchange Monitor - DOE Should Better Guard Against Explosions, Fires, at Savannah River Tritium Facility, DNFSB Says
  • Exchange Monitor - New Mexico Land Office Knocks Holtec Spent Fuel Storage
  • Exchange Monitor - Oak Ridge Cleanup Contractor Earns $4.9M Fee for First Half of FY19
  • Exchange Monitor - Weather, Maintenance Slow WIPP Waste Emplacement in Early 2019
  • Standard-Examiner, Ogden UT - Op-ed: Do we really want to become the nation's dumping ground? - Lynn de Freitas
  • People's World - Democratic money bill halts Trump rollback of OSHA beryllium rule - Mark Gruenberg
  • Crosscut Seattle - Trump limits access of board overseeing safety at Hanford site - John Stang
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - What's going on at WIPP? Nuclear facility takes on several summer construction projects - Adrian C Hedden
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL regional coalition loses $100,000 in federal funds - Daniel J. Chacón
  • Livermore Independent - First Livermore Lab Foundation Project Supports ALS Research - Jeff Garberson
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Director Emeritus Terry Wallace Speaks To MOWW At American Legion On Future Of War
  • Gazette-Times, Corvallis, OR - Poet, journalist to discuss Hanford
  • Knock LA - Incompetent, Corrupt, or Impotent: How public agencies mishandled the Aliso Canyon disaster in the San Fernando Valley: Part One - Patty Crost Glueck
  • AP News - New Mexico land boss concerned with nuclear waste proposal - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • AP News - Iran shoots down US surveillance drone, heightening tensions - Nasser Karimi and Jon Gambrell
  • Bloomberg - Senate to Vote on Blocking Saudi Arms Sale in Rebuke to Trump - Daniel Flatley
  • Reuters - U.S. Senate rejects Saudi arms sales in rebuke to Trump - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - EDF Energy extends outages at UK nuclear plant where cracks were found - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Putin says U.S. attack on Iran would be a catastrophe - Moscow Bureau
  • Reuters - COLUMN-As tensions rise, U.S. plan for Iran is unclear: Peter Apps - Peter Apps
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-EDF's Flamanville nuclear plant faces new delay over faulty welding - Bate Felix, Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - China could build 30 'Belt and Road' nuclear reactors by 2030: official - David Stanway
  • Reuters - EDF analysing cost impact from demands for more repairs at Flamanville 3 EPR - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters - French ASN orders EDF to fix weldings on Flamanville nuclear reactor - Geert De Clercq
  • East Anglian Daily Times - New nuclear can be affordable, report concludes - Sarah Chambers
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - New Mexico State Land Office: Holtec mislead federal government on nuclear waste site near Carlsbad
  • World Nuclear News - Australians urged to adopt nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - Weld repairs to delay Flamanville EPR start-up
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA, ITER expand cooperation on fusion
  • World Nuclear News - OPG readies for fuel loading at Darlington 2
  • Daily Telegraph - Japanese nuclear plant sparks panic after ticking wrong box on fax in wake of earthquake - Julian Ryall, Tokyo
  • CHS Capitol Hill Seattle - An 'extraordinarily severe' emergency: the radioactive leak at Harborview - Posted on Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 7:00 am by Margo Vansynghel
  • The Hindu, India - Exhibition on nuclear power generation held
  • Daily Sabah - Turkey holds drill over risk stemming from Armenia's Metsamor nuclear plant
  • London Times - Radiation is leaking out of US nuclear test site, say islanders - Bernard Lagan, Sydney
  • Japan Times - Revealed: What happened, physically, to the city of Hiroshima after the A-bomb - Rowan Hooper
  • Earthjustice - Ohio Supreme Court Overturns FirstEnergy Customer-Funded Nearly $600 Million Bailout - Daily Herald, Provo, UT
  • Provo Daily Herald - Group holds 'lunch and learn' for former nuclear energy workers, Newmark Group, Inc. acquires ACRES, census finds women more likely to have multiple jobs - Carley Porter Daily Herald
  • The National Scotland - Nuclear has no place in Scotland's energy mix
  • Fitch Solutions - Taiwan Nuclear Phase-Out Faces Headwinds
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Long Term Operational Safety Review at Sweden's Forsmark Nuclear Power Plant - Forsmark, Sweden
  • Oak Ridge Today - Small reactors can be safely located on Clinch River site, NRC says - John Huotari
  • KPBS San Diego, CA - Deportation Threat, San Onofre Nuclear Waste, Juneteenth and Reparations
  • RNZ - Audit needed of Marshall Islands nuclear 'coffin' - Pacific Islands Forum
  • WAMC Northeast Public Radio - NRC To Hold Annual Public Meeting On Indian Point June 20 - Allison Dunne
  • Estonian World - Estonian Chernobyl veteran: We spent six months in a radiation level 22 times higher than oral X-ray - Sten Hankewitz
  • Rancho Santa Fe Review - RSF Democratic Club hosts panel on decommissioned San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station
  • IAEA - Current and Future Nuclear Energy Leaders 'Call to Action' for Innovation - Marianne Nari Fisher, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Vincent Roué, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO wrongly reports problems at nuclear plant after earthquake - Koji Atsumi
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: Withdrawal of Regulatory Issue Summary 2005-29 and its Draft Revision 1 Anticipated Transients that Could Develop into More Serious Events FR Document: 2019-12725 Citation: 84 FR 28775 PDF Pages 28775-28776
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Evaluations of Uranium Recovery Facility Surveys of Radon and Radon Progeny FR Document: 2019-13005 Citation: 84 FR 28859 PDF Pages 28859-28860
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Will nuclear waste disposal challenges limit a significant expansion of global nuclear power? - Aleksandr Kudryavtsev, Maria Levon, T. Gannon Parker, Viktor Rosnovskii
  • The Economist - Cleaning up nuclear waste is an obvious task for robots - Asbury Park Press, NJ
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek shutdown in NJ could leave high taxes, giant casks of dangerous radioactive waste - Amanda Oglesby, Asbury Park Press
  • Lower Hudson Journal, NY - Decades later, Maine Yankee plant stuck with spent nuclear fuel as feds pick up $10M tab - Thomas C. Zambito, Rockland/Westchester Journal News
  • The American Conservative - Is the White House Plotting an End-Run Around Congress Into Iran? - Heather Brandon-Smith

    Wednesday, June 19, 2019

  • Lower Hudson Journal, NY - Decades later, Maine Yankee plant stuck with spent nuclear fuel as feds pick up $10M tab - Thomas C. Zambito, Rockland/Westchester Journal News
  • NJ Today - Trump weakens radioactive waste regulations
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek shutdown in NJ could leave high taxes, giant casks of dangerous radioactive waste - Amanda Oglesby, Asbury Park Press
  • Lower Hudson Journal, NY - Dismantling nuclear plants is a gold mine for some, but at what risk to you? - Thomas C. Zambito, Rockland/Westchester Journal News
  • Alternatives Économiques, Paris - LECTURES Etats-Unis : l'ex-gendarme du nucléaire passe à table - Antoine de Ravignan
  • Honolulu Civil Beat - Gabbard Seeks Report On Pacific Nuclear Waste Dome - Anita Hofschneider
  • Toledo Blade - Letter: Nuclear energy not emissions-free, too lethal
  • Truthdig - All Americans Have Blood on Their Hands - Robert Scheer
  • Baltic Times - Acute water shortage in Kaunas related to Iron Wolf exercise
  • The New Arab - Trump must stop helping build a nuclear Saudi Arabia
  • The New Arab - Mohamed Morsi didn't 'die' - he was killed - Paul Iddon
  • Cape Cod Times - On the closing of Pilgrim: Nuclear past, nuclear future - Brent Harold
  • Gazette-Times, Corvallis, OR - OSU hosts conference on radiation exposure
  • Everett Daily Herald - Commentary: Trump administration can't walk away from Hanford
  • NJ Today - Trump weakens radioactive waste regulations - Staff Report
  • AP News - Xi supports North Korea's direction on issues ahead of visit - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP News - What to watch for at Kim-Xi summit in North Korea? - Hyung-Jin Kim and Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP News - Q&A: A look at the standoff between the US and Iran - Deb Riechmann and Matthew Lee
  • AP News - Israel holds large military drill amid US-Iran tensions - Aron Heller
  • AP News - US Navy: Mine in tanker attack bears Iran hallmarks - Jon Gambrell
  • Bloomberg - The Only Option for Eskom Is One South Africa Can't Afford - Michael Cohen, Paul Burkhardt, and Paul Vecchiatto
  • Reuters - France sends top diplomat to Iran for talks to reduce tensions - Jean-Baptiste Vey and John Irish
  • Reuters - Iran talking to Russia and China in case EU nuclear deal efforts fail: TASS
  • Reuters - France, Germany to increase efforts to reduce Iran tensions, avert war: ministers - John Irish, Michel Rose and Joseph Nasr
  • Lower Hudson Journal, NY - Nuclear power industry at a glance: What you need to know - Christopher Maag, Rockland/Westchester Journal News
  • Newport News Daily Press, VA - Luria calls for national effort on advanced nuclear technology - Dave Ress
  • World Nuclear News - Call for innovation in nuclear power plant operation
  • World Nuclear News - UK's low-carbon transition needs nuclear technologies, says ETI report
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading delayed at Finnish EPR
  • Defense News - Government watchdog finds 3 issues disrupting US nuclear modernization efforts - Kelsey Reichmann
  • KPBS San Diego, CA - Is It Safe To Store Nuclear Waste At San Onofre? The Science Behind It - Shalina Chatlani
  • Exchange Monitor - After Little Nuclear Debate, House's 2020 Spending Bill Goes to Senate on Party Line
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Q&A: FirstEnergy Solutions' nuclear bailout bill, what it means to you - Mark Williams
  • Jerusalem Post - International Atomic Energy Agency recognizes Palestine as a state - Yossi Melman/Maariv
  • York Daily Record - Closing TMI: How to secure the infamous nuclear power site and why it might take 60 years - Sam Ruland
  • Reuters - S.Korea's Wolsong No.4 nuclear reactor to restart after maintenance - Jane Chung
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Schapiro: High court rules on two radioactive topics in rural Va. - Jeff E. Schapiro
  • RFI - Radioactivity levels abnormally high in France's Loire river
  • Singapore Independent - Temasek CEO says nuclear power, which was once deemed "too risky" for Singapore, is much safer now - Jewel Stolarchuk
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Mehr News Agency - Nuclear talks must not impose heavy obligations on Iran: MP
  • Mehr News Agency - JCPOA joint commission to hold meeting in Vienna on June 28
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran talking to Russia, China in case EU nuclear deal efforts fail: Report
  • Mehr News Agency - Suspending some JCPOA commitments least Tehran could do: Rouhani
  • Bellona - Visitors are flocking to Chernobyl, but is it safe, or right? - Charles Digges
  • Associated Press of Pakistan - Installation of outer containment dome of nuclear reactor in Pakistan to boost cooperation between China, BRI countries
  • Defense News - How the Pentagon can save over $1.2 trillion - Kelsey Reichmann
  • Salon - UN report finds "credible evidence" linking Saudi crown prince to Jamal Khashoggi's execution--The report says evidence suggesting that top officials may have ordered Khashoggi's death demands an investigation - Shira Tarlo
  • KPBS San Diego, CA - Is It Safe To Store Nuclear Waste At San Onofre? The Science Behind It - Shalina Chatlani
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - What's going on at WIPP? Nuclear facility takes on several summer construction projects - Adrian C Hedden
  • WTVB News - Governor wants Pennsylvania to join greenhouse gas reduction program - Scott DiSavino
  • DOE - Deputy Secretary Brouillette Statement on G20 Energy and Environment Ministerial
  • NRC - I-19-014 NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Susquehanna Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 10km N of Miyakonojo, Japan
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - BelNPP construction underway
  • Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D NV/) - Cortez Masto Urges Senate Leaders to Prioritize Clean Energy Tax Credits to Boost U.S. Solar Industry
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice: Recommendation 2019-02 FR Document: 2019-12918 Citation: 84 FR 28517 PDF Pages 28517-28526 (10 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemption: Exelon Generation Company, LLC; Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station FR Document: 2019-13013 Citation: 84 FR 28595 PDF Pages 28595-28600
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemption; Reissuance: Exelon Generation Co., LLC; Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station FR Document: 2019-12997 Citation: 84 FR 28591 PDF Pages 28591-28595

    Tuesday, June 18, 2019

  • YouTube - Ohio wants taxpayers to support aging nuclear plant - w/Harvey Wasserman
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Fight Yucca with all that you've gotFight Yucca with all that you've got - Kevin Sampson, Denver
  • JD Supra - DOE's Latest Effort to Expedite Cleanup of Cold War Sites Will Shave Cleanup Costs–and Could Hit Commercial Nuclear Utilities in the Wallet - Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • Sputnik News - Iran Renews the Enrichment of Uranium After Trump Rips Up Nuclear Deal
  • CQ Roll Call - Interior held back FOIA'd documents after political screenings - Jacob Holzman
  • DOE:Newswise - Livermore Lab-Led Study Finds Any Single Hair From the Human Body Can Be Used for Identification
  • Financial Post - AECOM signs agreement with Toshiba to perform nuclear decommissioning services in Japan
  • Seattle PI - Bob Simmons, stellar KING-TV pundit, RIP: A life to appreciate - Joel Connelly
  • AP News - Nuclear changes, more troops heighten US-Iran tensions - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - US sending troops to Mideast amid Gulf tensions over Iran - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - Strong quake jolts northwest Japan; no major damage reported - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - The Latest: White House steps up Iran outreach to Congress
  • Bloomberg - Magnitude 6.8 Quake Hits Off Japan, Tsunami Advisory Issued - Gearoid Reidy and Gareth Allan
  • Bloomberg - The White House Is Misreading Iran, Stratfor's Goujon Says
  • Reuters - Pompeo: U.S. President Trump does not want war with Iran - Makini Brice
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Don't open 'Pandora's Box' in Middle East, China warns - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Don't open 'Pandora's Box' in Middle East, China warns - Ben Blanchard
  • New York Times - Supreme Court Upholds Virginia's Ban on Uranium Mining - Adam Liptak
  • Salt Lake Tribune, UT - Trump could revive Utah's uranium mines any day now, but activists worry about the industry's toxic legacy - Zak Podmore< Brian Maffly
  • World Nuclear News - Kazatomprom chief warns against US uranium tariffs
  • World Nuclear News - Outer dome installed at Karachi 2
  • World Nuclear News - Supreme Court upholds Virginia uranium mining ban
  • Guardian News Australia - Australians' support for nuclear plants rising – but most don't want to live near one - Katharine Murphy Political editor
  • Reuters UK - Trump would consider military force versus Iran to prevent nuclear weapon - Time interview - David Alexander
  • Korea Times - President Moon blamed for nuclear tech leak to US, UAE - Nam Hyun-woo
  • Korea Herald - Korea's nuclear reactor technologies allegedly leaked to UAE, US - Shin Ji-hye
  • Regina Leader-Post - Opinion: Combating climate change with small nuclear reactors - Esam Hussein
  • Augusta Chronicle - Department of Energy grant to develop area's nuclear workforce - Susan McCord
  • Japan Today - Court rejects call to revoke approval for nuclear reactor restarts
  • Epoch Times - Haunting Photo Taken From the Bowels of Chernobyl Shows Horrifying Radioactive Lava Heap - Michael Wing
  • Xinhua - More support on nuclear power in Australia, but less willing to live nearby: survey
  • WWL-TV Channel 4, New Orleans - Lawsuit claims city knew about radioactive material in Gert Town for years - Paul Dudley / Eyewitness News
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Nuclear waste is not our problem - Lilly Spinello, Las Vegas
  • Xinhua - China vows unwavering determination to maintain Iranian nuclear deal: FM
  • Omaha World-Herald - Decommissioning of Fort Calhoun nuclear plant speeds up, saving time and money - Roseann Moring
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Regulators endorse site for TVA to possibly build small reactors in Oak Ridge--Oak Ridge site safe for small modular reactors, NRC study shows - Dave Flessner
  • Toledo Blade, OH - Giant, inflatable pig centers protest about bill involving Davis-Besse - Tom Henry
  • The State, SC - Former Santee Cooper CEO in secret talks with feds over failed VC Summer project - Avery G. Wilks
  • AKIpress - Europe, Mongolia launch nuclear safety project
  • Aiken Standard, SC - NNSA announces $5M boost to Savannah River Site workforce, education program - Colin Demarest
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point to test emergency sirens Tuesday evening in Lower Hudson Valley - Thomas C. Zambito
  • SF Examiner - City oversight agency to review Hunters Point radiological testing results - Joshua Sabatini
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Is Ex-Santee Cooper Chief Skating On #NukeGate Charges?
  • DOE - Joint Statement of future cooperation on hydrogen and fuel cell technologies among the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan (METI), the European Commission Directorate-General for Energy (ENER) and the United States Department of Energy (DOE)
  • DOE - U.S. Supercomputers Still Fastest In The World
  • NRC - 19-026 NRC Completes Safety Review of Early Site Permit for Clinch River Nuclear Site
  • USGS - M 6.4 - 31km WSW of Tsuruoka, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 37km NNW of Murakami, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.1 - 43km SW of Oyama, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 15km SSE of Changning, China
  • NHK World - Major quake strikes northern Japan
  • NHK World - No irregularities at nuclear plants
  • Asahi Shinbum - Magnitude-6.8 quake hits off Niigata; tsunami warning issued
  • Japan Times - Strong M6.7 earthquake rocks Niigata and Yamagata; tsunami advisories lifted
  • Mainichi Daily - M6.7 quake hits off Japan's northeastern Yamagata Pref., tsunami advisory issued
  • Mainichi Daily - Foreign hibakusha speaking out as museum dedicates section to them
  • Bellona - Russia's Novovoronezh nuclear plant starts up a new reactor - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News - Israel, UAE intelligence services form group to carry out sabotage attacks in Oman Sea, Indian Ocean
  • Press TV - Iran ballistic missile technology changed balance of power: IRGC
  • Press TV - Iran's enriched uranium stockpile to surpass 300 kg from June 27: AEOI spokesman
  • Press TV - Senior EU official: Trump not in control of Iran policy, should fire Bolton
  • Press TV - US planning 'tactical assault' on Iran nuclear site to reciprocate 'tanker attack': Report
  • Press TV - Ex-CIA whistle-blower pursuing 'information war' against US govt.: US attorney
  • Press TV - France: Iran nuclear deal can still be saved
  • Press TV - Israel names illegal settlement in occupied Golan Heights after Trump
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: International Energy Agency FR Document: 2019-12870 Citation: 84 FR 28291 PDF Pages 28291-28292
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2019-12573 Citation: 84 FR 28339 PDF Pages 28339-28352 (14 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Holtec Decommissioning International, LLC; Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station FR Document: 2019-12799 Citation: 84 FR 28357 PDF Pages 28357-28360
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemption; Issuance: Exelon Generation Company LLC; Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station FR Document: 2019-12803 Citation: 84 FR 28352 PDF Pages 28352-28357
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-13043 Citation: 84 FR 28360 PDF Page 28360
  • NBC4i.com, Columbus, OH - Sen. Brown sounds off on Piketon radiation situation - Dan Pearlman

    Monday, June 17, 2019

  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Hearing on "Cleaning Up Communities: Ensuring Safe Storage and Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel"
  • Nevada Independent - Congressman hopes taking DOE out of Yucca process will bring Nevada to the table - Humberto Sanchez
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Former Energy official urges Congress to move on Yucca - Gary Martin
  • Nevada Appeal - Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak restates opposition to Yucca Mountain restart plan - Geoff Dornan
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada official testifies against bill to restart Yucca Mountain - John Sadler
  • Nevada Independent - Sisolak warns House panel against advancing Yucca bill ahead of hearing - Humberto Sanchez
  • Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects - Statement for June 13, "CLEANING UP COMMUNITIES: ENSURING SAFE STORAGE AND DISPOSAL OF SPENT NUCLEAR FUEL" - Robert J. Halstead
  • RT - Chance of Assange getting fair trial in US 'effectively nil,' warns Lauri Love (VIDEO)
  • Forbes blog - 'Chernobyl' Provided The Climate Change Metaphor That 'Game Of Thrones' Failed To Deliver - Dani Di Placido
  • thedailyblog.co.nz - Freeing Julian Assange: Part Two - Suzie Dawson, The Daily Blog
  • Albuquerque Journal, NM - We don't need more pits, LANL can't make them - Greg Mello / Co-founder, Executive Director, Los Alamos Study Group
  • EurekAlert - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, June 17, 2019 - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - World's fastest computer - still at Oak Ridge? - Jim Gaines
  • Reuters - Virginia ban on uranium mining upheld by U.S. Supreme Court - Andrew Chung
  • Washington Times - The Latest: Macron 'regrets' Iran might break nuclear deal
  • USA Today - 2 things we believe: Chernobyl was catastrophic, and we need nuclear power more than ever - Matt Bennett and Ray Rothrock
  • Business Insider, New York, NY - Chernobyl was the world's worst nuclear power plant accident. Here's how it compares to Fukushima and Three Mile Island. - Aria Bendix
  • Columbus Dispatch - Letter: Only nuclear assures clean power whenever we need it - Julia F. Johnson, Urbana
  • Mainichi Daily - Japanese court finds no illegality in safety clearance of 2 operating reactors
  • The Guardian - Scotland urged to invest in nuclear to hit climate goals - Severin Carrell Scotland editor
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Armenia Has Strengthened its Regulatory Framework Amid Ongoing Challenges
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant's integration into national power grid described in detail
  • Xinhua - Russia denies conducting nuclear tests
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Reactor portion left underground in Northwest Arkansas, but official says structure 'radiologically clean' - Jaime Adame
  • Asahi Shimbun - 'Atomic-bombed cross' to return to cathedral in Nagasaki - Masato Tainaka
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 9km SE of Hitachi, Japan
  • IAEA - Tripling Cassava Yields with the Help of Nuclear Science: IAEA Commemorates World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought - Joanne Liou, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Mehr News - Trump reacts to increasing of Uranium production by Iran
  • Mehr News - British paper claims Iran, EU agreed last week to take measures against US sanctions
  • Mehr News - EU reacts to Iran's decision on increasing enriched uranium stockpile
  • Mehr News - Germany's reaction to Iran's announcement on uranium stockpile
  • Mehr News - Europe's time for saving JCPOA limited: Rouhani
  • Mehr News - If I were Iran, I would pull out of JCPOA: Mogherini's adviser
  • Mehr News - Israeli regime has about 100 nuclear weapon
  • Press TV - Iran's enriched uranium stockpile to surpass 300 kg from June 27: AEOI spokesman
  • Press TV - Collapse of nuclear deal will not benefit Iran, France, world: Rouhani
  • Press TV - Iran uncovered, busted CIA-run cyber-espionage network: Security chief
  • Press TV - 'Japan dismisses US claim that Iran attacked tankers'
  • Press TV - US tanker story evades rational reasoning: Analyst
  • Press TV - Netanyahu inaugurates illegal settlement in honor of Trump in occupied Golan
  • Press TV - Tanker attacks false flag incident to further target Iran: Analyst
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Public Hearing FR Document: 2019-12700 Citation: 84 FR 28028 PDF Pages 28028-28029
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemption and Combined License Amendment: Southern Nuclear Operating Company Inc.; Vogtle Electric Generating Plant Units 3 and 4; Routing of Class 1E Division Cables Supporting Passive Containment Cooling FR Document: 2019-12675 Citation: 84 FR 28104 PDF Pages 28104-28105
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-12822 Citation: 84 FR 28105 PDF Pages 28105-28106

    Sunday, June 16, 2019

  • Nevada Appeal - Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak restates opposition to Yucca Mountain restart plan - Geoff Dornan
  • Midland Reporter-Telegram, TX - Shepperd: PBPA has no position on proposed nuclear waste storage sites - Mella McEwen
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - Allies clap back at Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham's resistance to nuclear site near Carlsbad - Adrian C Hedden
  • The State, SC - Op-ed: DOE offers path to long-overdue progress at Savannah River - Paul Dabbar
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - Yucca Mountain subject of Congressional hearing - Adam Benson
  • Omaha World-Herald - Public Pulse: Remember vets' sacrifices; Democratic horde; Trump's recent bullying - Richfield Reaper
  • Richfield Reaper - Downwinders clinic coming to Richfield in July
  • Cape Cod Times - Editorial: What comes next?
  • National Law Review - Congress Enacts Robust Protections for Tax Whistleblowers
  • Los Alamos Reporter - No DOE Grant Figured Into RCLC Budget, Audit Behind Schedule - Maire O'Neill
  • Vancouver Columbian - Letter: Hanford reclassification is wise - Gary Petersen, Richland
  • AP News - Saudi crown prince accuses rival Iran of tanker attacks - Aya Batrawy
  • Bloomberg - Pompeo Vows That U.S. Will Protect Shipping in Persian Gulf - Mark Niquette and Shawn Donnan
  • Bloomberg - Israeli PM's Wife Sentenced for Misusing State Funds - The Associated Press (Aron Heller)
  • Bloomberg - Iran to Announce Further Retreat From Nuclear Deal on Monday - Arsalan Shahla
  • Bloomberg - British Navy to Deploy Ships in the Persian Gulf, Telegraph Says - Verity Ratcliffe
  • Reuters - Iran to scale back nuclear deal commitments: Tasnim - Parisa Hafezi and Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • NHK World - G20: Japan proposes framework for nuclear waste
  • Warsaw Business Journal - Poland and the U.S. ready to cooperate in nuclear energy programme
  • Deccan Chronicle - Nuclear fuel storage facility in Kudankulam plant opposed
  • Omaha World-Herald - Decommissioning of Fort Calhoun nuclear plant speeds up, saving time and money - Roseann Moring
  • TASS - Attempts to drag IAEA into the dispute about Iran nuclear deal are harmful - Russian SC
  • Japan Times - At Fukushima's ground zero, a town slowly comes back to life
  • The Guardian - The truth about Chernobyl? I saw it with my own eyes… - Kim Willsher
  • 6PR NewsTalk 882, Perth.au - Radioactivity expert Robert Maxwell on the future of Chernobyl - Jane Marwick
  • Canton Repository, OH - Opinion: Energy efficiency boosts Ohio's economy - David Phillips
  • Mehr News Agency - Mike Pompeo reiterates claim US not seeking war with Iran
  • Mehr News Agency - US knows that Iran will not extend 60-day period
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran to reveal details on reduction of JCPOA-related obligations
  • Mehr News Agency - Russia opposed to act against JCPOA: Russian amb.
  • Mehr News Agency - US well aware of Iran's defense power: senior MP
  • Press TV - Iran to detail measures taken to reduce obligations under nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Iranian official: US may have been behind tanker incidents
  • Press TV - Palestinian prisoners stage new hunger strike in Israeli jail
  • Press TV - Yemeni children paying price of Saudi war
  • Press TV - Trump raps NYT report on US cyber attacks against Russia
  • Press TV - Saudi Arabia secretly developing ballistic missile technology--Iran to detail measures taken to reduce obligations under nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Iran to detail measures taken to reduce obligations under nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Evidence not sufficient to blame any country for Fujairah tanker attacks: UAE
  • Press TV - US extends waivers for Iraq to import gas, electricity from Iran

    Saturday, June 15, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Interim nuclear waste storage challenge puts pressure on Yucca talks - Gary Martin
  • Los Angeles Times - Americans are paying more than ever to store deadly nuclear waste - Will Wade
  • Times of San Diego - San Diego Rep. Scott Peters calls for nuclear waste storage plan
  • Times of San Diego - Rep. Peters Calls for Federal Plan to Move, Store Nuclear Waste From San Onofre, Other Plants
  • Nevada Independent - Indy DC Download: House begins debate on nearly $1 trillion spending package as Yucca efforts come up short - Humberto Sanchez
  • Bloomberg Environment - San Diego Democrat Peters Pushes Moderate Climate Politics - Tiffany Stecker
  • National Interest Online blog - Davy Crockett: The Mobile Nuclear Missile Launcher That Fired Neutron Bombs
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL celebrates 70 years, looks to the future - Corey Taule
  • Exchange Monitor - WIPP Not Covered by DOE Order Halting Participation in Foreign Talent Programs - Dan Leone
  • Exchange Monitor - Wrap Up: DNFSB Reschedules Hearing on WIPP, Idaho Incidents
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Cone Zone: Week Of June 17
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Hanford Journey honors tribal leader, acknowledges ongoing fight for environmental cleanup - Lex Talamo
  • Bloomberg Environment - Feds' Lawsuit to Block Hanford Nuclear Worker Law Falls Short - Sam Pearson
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Editorial: Federal government must hasten Hanford cleanup
  • The State, SC - Atomic bomb factory could produce more than 1,000 jobs for SC. But how safe is it? - Sammy Fretwell
  • Business Insurance - US can't sue state over nuclear presumption law: Federal judge - Louise Esola
  • KNDO/KNDU-TV Yakima, WA - Yakama Nation and Columbia Riverkeeper's boat tour to promote cleanup - Ashley Nanfria
  • SCVTV News, Santa Clarita, CA - Hill, Armed Services Panel Complete Defense Bill Markup
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 78km ESE of Kamaishi, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran renews nuclear pact ultimatum amid tensions with U.S.
  • Asahi Shimbun - Pope slated to visit Hiroshima and Nagasaki in late November
  • Japan Times - Iran is far from hitting cap on enriched uranium, diplomats say
  • Japan Times - Kyushu Electric to take reactor offline in March due to delay in building anti-terrorism facility
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran summons UK envoy over Jeremy Hunt's unfounded accusations
  • Mehr News Agency - Arabiya TV tweet on UAE minister's anti-Iran comments disappears: report
  • Mehr News Agency - Araghchi, Schmid hold talks on JCPOA in Tehran
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran can't unilaterally remain committed to JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's measures within JCPOA framework: Rouhani
  • Press TV - Iran to 'take further measures' if JCPOA sides fail it: Rouhani
  • Press TV - US must invade Venezuela to scare Iran and North Korea: Senator Graham
  • Press TV - UK opposition leader targeted over comments on Iran escalation
  • Press TV - UK opposition leader targeted over comments on Iran escalation
  • Press TV - UAE in no position to question credibility of Iranian officials: - Ministry
  • Press TV - Trump trying to justify his aggressive Iran policy: Commentator
  • Press TV - US warns Israel against deepening business ties with China
  • Press TV - Israeli forces injure 49 civilians in Gaza
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear deal implementation only logical, correct path: Russian president

    Wednesday, June 12, 2019

  • Exchange Monitor - House Committee Rejects Another Shot at Yucca Mountain Funding
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Democrats block debate on Yucca Mountain - George Cahlink
  • Exchange Monitor - House NDAA Blanks Nuclear Waste Disposal
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Part 3: Decommissioning and development – the future of Pilgrim Station - David Kindy
  • Exchange Monitor - House Committee Rejects Another Shot at Yucca Mountain Funding
  • Exchange Monitor - Error Led to Energy Department Under-Reporting of Portsmouth Rad Contamination
  • The Hindu, India - Petition against 'Away From Reactor' facility
  • Reader Supported News - Ohio's "Chernobyl Socialism" Would Hand $20 Million to Seven Utility Scammers - Harvey Wasserman
  • DOE:EERE - Advanced Wind Turbine Drivetrain Trends and Opportunities
  • FFF.org - Secrecy and Lies: Chernobyl and the U.S. Government - Jacob G. Hornberger
  • Sentinel-Tribune, Bowling Green, OH - Heavy rains force water removal at Luckey site
  • The Guardian - Official Secrets: Keira Knightley stars in story of Iraq war whistleblower – trailer
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Science On Tap With Antonio Redondo June 17
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Letter: Don't change classification of Hanford waste - Angie Bringloe, Yakima
  • Moscow-Pullman Daily News, ID - OpEd: Magic wand solutions to complex problems - Jim Jones, former Idaho attorney general and a former Idaho Supreme Court chief justice
  • AP News - Japan premier in Iran as Yemen rebels strike Saudi airport - Amir Vahdat, Aya Batrawy and Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Japan's Abe heads to Iran in hopes to help ease tension
  • Bloomberg - With Trump's Blessing, Japan Looks to Mend Ties With Iran - Golnar Motevalli and Isabel Reynolds
  • Reuters - Nuclear wasteland selfies draw ire as tourists flock to Chernobyl - Umberto Bacchi
  • Middle East Monitor - Radioactive material leaked from Israel's nuclear reactor several times
  • The Hill blog - Trump administration signals support for uranium mining that could touch Grand Canyon - Miranda Green
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Decision to keep nuclear weapons data classified hurts US national security - Heather Wuest
  • London Sun - DEADLY RELIC Chernobyl's terrifying 'Elephant's Foot' radioactive waste is still a death sentence for those who dare to go near it - Jon Lockett
  • BBC News - Chernobyl survivors assess fact and fiction in TV series - Viacheslav Shramovych and Hanna Chornous
  • UPI - Study: North Korea has up to 30 nuclear warheads in growing stockpile - Thomas Maresca
  • Power-Technology - Nuclear development in Saudi Arabia: should the US back it? - Andrew Tunnicliffe
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - 'Minor miscalculation': DOE says Pike County contamination was underreported for years - Max Londberg, Cincinnati Enquirer
  • CBS19 News, Charlottesville, VA - Navy looking for site for carrier's nuclear reactors - Associated Press
  • WDSU New Orleans - Radioactive material found in Gert Town, city confirms
  • The Guardian - In a Soviet-era nuclear town, I brought Lithuania's forgotten side to light - Neringa Rekasiute
  • ABC6 Columbus, OH - Former workers speak out to get government to halt work on waste dump - Lu Ann Stoia
  • Daily Star, London - Chernobyl style blunder at UK nuclear plant: Cleaner flushed radioactive waste down toilet - Sofie Jackson
  • World Nuclear News - New Jersey unveils clean energy master plan
  • World Nuclear News - Consortium established for SMR-160 deployment in Ukraine
  • World Nuclear News - Fermi Energia starts SMR feasibility study
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA focus on verification and development
  • Xinhua - Ukraine, U.S. sign partnership agreement on small modular reactors
  • Fox 28, Columbus, OH - Former workers speak out to get government to halt work on waste dump - Lu Ann Stoia
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - NRC Says Fuel Removed From Pilgrim Reactor
  • Lehigh Valley Express-Times, PA - Letter: Pa. taxpayers shouldn't subsidize aging nuclear plants - Melanie Whiteleather, Bethlehem
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCE&G customers to get between $121M and $146M after judge finalizes settlement - Andrew Brown
  • DOE - Researchers to Take Advantage of DOE's Advanced Supercomputers
  • USGS - M 4.2 - 31km ESE of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • IAEA - Strengthening Plant Life Management: Senior Operators, Regulators and Managers Discuss Best Practices at Beijing Meeting - Jing Zhang, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - IAEA Designates Swiss Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne as Collaborating Centre - Chirayu Batra, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy< Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Wider Implementation of IAEA Code of Conduct to Enhance Safety and Security: Review Meeting Concludes - Nathalie Mikhailova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Mehr News Agency - Iraq will not participate in Manama summit on Palestine: FM statement
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran should not pay costs of preserving JCPOA alone: deputy FM
  • Mehr News Agency - US presidential candidate promises to re-enter US into Iran nuclear deal
  • Mehr News Agency - All sides, not just Iran, need to comply with JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - Syrian army downs Israeli missiles in Tal al-Harra (+VIDEO)
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran to hold drill on defense against radiological threats
  • Mehr News Agency - Reversibility of Iran's JCPOA measures depends on others: official
  • Mehr News Agency - UAE trying to become second Israel in MidEast: FM Zarif
  • Press TV - Saudi arrested, tortured over 150 Palestinians over charitable activities: Rights group
  • Press TV - Tehran to Maas: All signatories, not just Iran, must comply with nuclear deal
  • Press TV - EU's Schmid due in Tehran this week to discuss ways to save JCPOA, ease Iran-US tensions

    Tuesday, June 11, 2019

  • KLAS-TV - CBS takes rare tour of test tunnel under Yucca Mountain
  • Governing, Washington, D.C. - New Mexico Governor Condemns DOE Plan for Nuclear Waste Storage Site
  • New Jersey On-Line - Editorial: Stop spinning wheels on nuclear waste disposalStop spinning wheels on nuclear waste disposal - South Jersey Times Editorial Board
  • InsideSources, Washington, D.C. - Opposition Grows to New Mexico High-Level Nuclear Waste Site - Hiram Reisner
  • Las Vegas Sun - With bills, Cortez Masto targets epidemic of missing and slain indigenous women - John Sadler
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - New Mexico's governor comes out against nuclear waste site - Rob Nikolewski
  • Deseret News - Letter: Long-term uranium stockpile - Richard Kimball, Holladay
  • TheNewAmerican, Appleton, WI - The War Crimes That Don't Get Punished - Ron Paul
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Column: A stunning case of kids, radioactivity and government neglect emerges in Ohio - Stuart H. Smith
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Bidding opens for a new workers' compensation contract for Hanford - Annette Cary
  • HuffPost - Here's What Actual Whistleblowers Want You To Know Before You Become One, Too - Monica Torres
  • Mirage News - Labor's hypocrisy on whistleblowers exposed
  • Financial Times - Australia's secrecy culture in spotlight after police raids on media - Jamie Smyth
  • Albuquerque Journal, NM - Feds will do 'supplement' environmental review for pits at LANL - Mark Oswald
  • Metro Spirit - Plutonium: It has several undesirable characteristics, and is difficult to work with - Siegfried Hecker
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - New INL effort aims to help prepare for disasters, cyberattacks - Nathan Brown
  • EurekAlert - ORNL welcomes seven new research fellows to Innovation Crossroads - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Exchange Monitor - DNFSB Reschedules Hearing on WIPP, Idaho Incidents
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL grants lead reactor research forward
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Idaho National Laboratory awards funding to universities for Versatile Test Reactor projects - Idaho National Laboratory
  • World Nuclear News - Research funding awarded for fast reactor support
  • Los Alamos Reporter - LANL Faces Of Innovation: Cristian Pantea, Acoustic Scientist
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Program brings gravity studies to Shelley - LESLIE MIELKE For the Bingham County Chronicle
  • Los Alamos Reporter - Chandler On Panel For Nuclear Waste Forum June 19 - Maire O'neill
  • World Nuclear News - Decision approaches on Terrafame uranium extraction permit - Finnish Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority
  • World Nuclear News - Wood awarded Hinkley Point C services contract
  • World Nuclear News - BHEL secures Kudankulam contract
  • Exchange Monitor - Energy Dept. Withdraws Hanford Test Bed Permit Application
  • Exchange Monitor - Portsmouth Advisory Board Won't Seek to Reopen Decision on Waste Cell
  • Exchange Monitor - Spent Fuel Storage in New Mexico 'Unacceptable,' Governor Says
  • Exchange Monitor - House Panel to Discuss Spent Fuel Bills
  • Exchange Monitor - Y-12 Contractor Gets Go-Ahead to Install Uranium Chip Melter
  • Exchange Monitor - DNFSB Reschedules Hearing on WIPP, Idaho Incidents
  • Kitsap Sun - Navy ponders where to send Enterprise for reactor disposal - Josh Farley, Kitsap Sun
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Hanford could be the resting place for the historic USS Enterprise's nuclear reactors - Annette Cary
  • Lexington Dispatch, NC - LETTER: The 'Fifth Risk' is project mismanagement - Robert (Bob) Williams, Asheboro
  • JD Supra - Renewable Energy Update - June 2019
  • AP News - European officials frustrated over faltering Iran nuke pact - David Keyton
  • AP News - Stern words from Iran: US cannot 'expect to stay safe' - AMIR VAHDAT and JON GAMBRELL
  • AP News - Human rights group locates North Korean execution sites - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • Bloomberg - Iran Frees U.S. Resident as Diplomacy Gathers Steam - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Weighs More Iran Sanctions Over Potential Trade With Europe - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - Terrafame's uranium mining application gets positive nod from Finnish regulator - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Reuters - North Korean leader's slain half-brother was a CIA informant: Wall Street Journal - Mark Hosenball and David Brunnstrom
  • North Jersey Record - Murphy's clean energy goals include nuclear in long-awaited master plan - Scott Fallon, North Jersey Record
  • Tehran Times - UN watchdog confirms Iran's promised uranium enrichment hike
  • Chosun Ilbo - Nuclear Parts Makers Suffer from Phaseout - Ahn Joon-ho, Pyo Tae-jun, Jeon Soo-yong
  • Daily Energy Insider - Report finds closure of nuclear plants could leave carbon-free energy void - Dave Kovaleski
  • Mehr News - Some Western states want Iran to violate nuclear deal: Lavrov
  • Mehr News - Next meeting of JCPOA commission expected in June
  • East Anglian Daily Times - Electricity customers could face £6 charge to fund Sizewell C build - Sarah Chambers
  • MENAFN, Daily News Egypt - Why the activist who stopped a $76-billion nuclear deal is still fighting - Pablo L. Orosa
  • MENAFN - Egypt- Rosatom signs contract to build 2 nuclear reactors in China
  • BusinessKorea - Japan Aiming to Take Lead in Nuclear Power Industry - Michael Herh
  • IAEA - Wider Implementation of IAEA Code of Conduct to Enhance Safety and Security: Review Meeting Concludes - Nathalie Mikhailova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Mehr News - Iran, Afghanistan sign MoU on peaceful nuclear coop.
  • NTV Uganda - Nuclear experts in Uganda to acquire skills in securing radioactive material
  • Sputnik News - US Accuses Iran of Trying to Get Access to Venezuela's Uranium Riches
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - History of the USS Enterprise, the nation's first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier - U.S. Navy
  • TASS - Russia's Rosatom opens subsidiary in Saudi Arabia
  • Sunshine Coast Daily - A resounding no to nuclear power on the Sunshine Coast
  • RNZ - Tahiti assembly revisits nuclear compensation rejection
  • Reuters France - Belgian nuclear reactor set to restart on July 1 after repairs
  • NBC4i.com, Columbus, OH - Officials: Radioactive elements near Pike Co. middle school underreported - Dan Pearlman
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - Board defers decision on nuclear plant owner's legal motion - Jack Shea
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Palisades nuclear plant to host public open house
  • CNN - Chernobyl suddenly becomes visitor hotspot - Tamara Hardingham-Gill, CNN
  • BelTA - Prestressed cable system in place to protect second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Pike County News Watchman, OH - Nuclear Care Partners to host "A-Plant" 65th anniversary picnic
  • Asahi Shimbun - Abe pushing idea that Fukushima nuclear disaster is 'under control'
  • Columbus Dispatch - Piketon contamination underreported but still no hazard, feds say - Jessica Wehrman
  • Exchange Monitor - Portsmouth Advisory Board Won't Seek to Reopen Decision on Waste Cell
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Atomic testing museum seeking new space in downtown Las Vegas
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - NMED mulls move of oversight bureau - Tris DeRoma
  • USGS - M 4.1 - 54km ESE of Goldfield, Nevada
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 30km ENE of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 6km NNW of Sakura, Japan
  • IAEA - Important for Iran to Implement its JCPOA Commitments, IAEA Director General Says - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Bellona - From pathways to action: implementing 'no regrets' climate solutions for Europe's industry - Bellona Europa
  • Press TV - US pressuring world into ignoring Security Council resolution on Iran: Russia FM
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2019-12272 Citation: 84 FR 27183 PDF Page 27183
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Meetings: Regional Energy Resource Council FR Document: 2019-12243 Citation: 84 FR 27182 PDF Pages 27182-27183
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Commercial Disposal of Defense Waste Processing Facility Recycle Wastewater From the Savannah River Site FR Document: 2019-12114 Citation: 84 FR 26847 PDF Pages 26847-26849
  • Energy Department - Notice Interpretation of High-Level Radioactive Waste FR Document: 2019-12116 Citation: 84 FR 26835 PDF Pages 26835-26847 (13 pages) Permalink
  • National Nuclear Security Administration - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Plutonium Pit Production at the Savannah River Site FR Document: 2019-12003 Citation: 84 FR 26849 PDF Pages 26849-26851
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Nuclear Power Plant License Fees Upon Commencing Commercial Operation FR Document: 2019-12082 Citation: 84 FR 26774 PDF Pages 26774-26775
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Pre-Application Communication and Scheduling for Accident Tolerant Fuel Submittals FR Document: 2019-12107 Citation: 84 FR 26905 PDF Pages 26905-26906
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemption; Issuance: FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co., FirstEnergy Nuclear Generation, LLC, Beaver Valley Power Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2, Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station, Unit No. 1, Perry Nuclear Power Plant, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2019-12065 Citation: 84 FR 26906 PDF Pages 26906-26909

    Monday, June 10, 2019

  • NRC - Report to Congress on Abnormal Occurrences – Fiscal Year 2018 (NUREG-0090, Volume 41)
  • CBS This Morning - A rare tour of the tunnel that is ground zero for a nuclear waste controversy
  • OC Weekly - Rep. Rouda Wants Federal Nuclear Waste Policy - Anthony Pignataro
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Fighting Yucca wastes timeFighting Yucca wastes time - Steven Goldstein, Las Vegas
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Minibus could spark fights over Yucca, Paris pullout - George Cahlink, Geof Koss and Ariel Wittenberg
  • Vancouver Columbian - In Our View: Shortcut on nuke waste cleanup shortsighted
  • U.S. News & World Report - Plan to Reclassify Radioactive Nuclear Waste Spurs Anger - Cecelia Smith-Schoenwalder
  • Cheshire Live, Chester, UK - Minister launches £1bn nuclear facility near Chester with 100 employees - David Holmes
  • TASS - No excuses for unjustified aggression: Serbia's Vucic slams NATO for 1999 bombings - Mathew Palmer
  • Los Alamos Reporter - RCLC Board Hears Presentation On Proposed Holtec Interim Nuclear Waste Storage Facility - Maire O'Neill
  • Seattle Times - Letter: An alarming development for Hanford cleanup An alarming development for Hanford cleanup - Laureen Nussbaum, Seattle
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - It Happened Here: Japanese balloon bombs found in Yakima Valley - Donald W. Meyers
  • Financial Times - Nuclear power will fade unless it becomes more competitive--The high cost of such energy has become far more visible over the past decade - Nick Butler
  • World Nuclear News - CNL verification technology research published
  • World Nuclear News - MHI develops explosion-proof robot
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General's Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors
  • Global Construction Review - Russian reactors in China: Rosatom signs deal to deliver two VVER units in Liaoning - GCR Staff
  • The Guardian - Chernobyl is still horrifyingly relevant – the lessons have not been learned - Natalia Antonova
  • LeedsLive News, UK - Welsh sheep stayed radioactive for years after Chernobyl nuclear plant disaster - Dan Kay, Bronte Howard
  • Gloucestershire Echo, UK - Welsh farming was paralysed for 26 years after Chernobyl nuclear plant disaster - Bronte Howard, Amardeep Bassey, Bronte Howard, Dan Kay
  • The Ecologist UK - How will the world end?
  • Belsat TV, Belarus - Not everyone was able to survive Chernobyl
  • World Nuclear News - Viewpoint: Chernobyl and a very modern safety culture
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan plans carbon emission cuts, more nuclear energy - The Associated Press
  • Hill Times, Ottawa - Fight over Ottawa River nuclear waste dump getting political, but Liberals downriver standing behind the project–or staying quiet - Peter Mazereeuw, Beatrice Paez
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP Kozloduy reconnects Unit 5 to grid after maintenance - Aleksia Petrova
  • Times and Democrat - Getting real on future of Santee Cooper
  • DOE - ARPA-E's 10th Annual Energy Innovation Summit, "10 Years of Making Ideas into Reality"
  • DOE - Department of Energy Invests $39 Million to Improve Existing Coal-Fired Fleet
  • NRC - I-19-013 NRC to Hold Public Meeting on 2018 Performance at Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 42km ESE of Ofunato, Japan
  • Mehr News - US' withdrawal from JCPOA impact on regional security negative
  • Mehr News - Iran has accelerated production of enriched uranium: IAEA chief
  • Mehr News - IAEA 'worried about increasing tensions' over JCPOA
  • Mehr News - Iran, Germany seek to preserve JCPOA, prevent regional tensions: Zarif

    Sunday, June 09, 2019

  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Don't shy from Yucca answers - Bill Reamer, Cotati, Calif.
  • DTN/The Progressive Farmer - Panel: Risks in Nuke Storage Stalemate
  • Roswell Daily Record, NM - Proposed Holtec site official responds to governor's letter - Lisa Dunlap
  • Steubenville Herald-Star, OH - Editorial: Bill will help strengthen whistleblower protections
  • New Daily Melbourne - Army whistleblower wanted to expose politicians and Defence, not soldiers - Samantha Maiden
  • The Guardian - 'It sends shockwaves through your life': how the media raids will silence whistleblowers - Christopher Knaus
  • Daily Blog.nz - GUEST BLOG: Suzie Dawson – Freeing Julian Assange: Part One
  • 6PR NewsTalk 882, Perth.au - Queensland MP Keith Pitt on nuclear energy - Jane Marwick
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Truth behind Indian claims of nuclear fuel deficiency - Nidaa ShahidNidaa Shahid
  • Gulf Times - The energy revolution must be nuclear - Wade Allison / Oxford
  • theSun Malaysia - Controversy remains over radioactive waste from Lynas plant - Kevin Davasagayam
  • New Indian Express - N-zone: Fuelling change at Kudankulam Nuclear Plant - SV Krishna Chaitanya
  • Scottish Daily Express - Russia's dirty Chernobly secret: The secret NUCLEAR CHILD of exploded reactor - Will Stewart in Moscow
  • Reuters - German minister to meet Iran's Rouhani in bid to save nuclear pact - Sabine Siebold
  • Akron Beacon Journal - editorial board: State Sen. Wilson's nuclear option
  • New Civil Engineer UK - Caution urged over modular nuclear reactors - Connor Ibbetson
  • Resource Insights - Alarm bell on decline of nuclear power way too late - Kurt Cobb
  • New Yorker - What HBO's "Chernobyl" Got Right, and What It Got Terribly Wrong - Masha Gessen
  • Deseret News, UT - Guest opinion: The fate of our uranium and our Great Basin - Dan McGraw
  • The Hill blog - Stop the low-yield Trident nuclear warhead - Steven Pifer
  • Toledo Blade - Ex-Gov. Strickland frustrated to see Ohio dumping renewable energy goals - Jim Provance
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany fights to salvage Iran nuclear deal as deadline looms - Bolton News
  • Bolton News - Inside Chernobyl: Reporter reveals 'chilling' real life from the exclusion zone - Neil Brandwood
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Microorganisms, vegetable oil are central to SRS groundwater cleanup
  • Oak Ridge Today - Y-12 has emergency management exercise on Wednesday
  • Times of Israel - Iran-linked Yemen rebels claim attack on Saudi airport
  • Deseret News, UT - Guest opinion: The fate of our uranium and our Great Basin - Dan McGraw
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Letter: Legislators are bucking our free market system - Tim Wagner, Columbus
  • Economic Times - Memories of a meltdown: The story of Chernobyl told in films, documentaries and books
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - OpEd: Stifling science won't make America great - Peter Goodman

    Saturday, June 08, 2019

  • FAIR.org - WSJ Says CIA Chief Wouldn't Do Anything 'Inappropriate'–Despite Record of Torture and Coverup - Joshua Cho
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Amid fears of contamination, Pike County begins gathering data on cancer cases - Jessica Wehrman
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Dept. of Energy Official Resigns
  • Texas Standard - Greg Abbott Signals Limits To Nuclear Waste Disposal In Texas With Bill Veto - Caroline Covington
  • Buffalo News - Town of Niagara to remove low-level radioactive waste from abandoned plaza - Thomas J. Prohaska
  • KUNR Reno Public Radio - Long-Running Yucca Mountain Debate Still Center of Nuclear Waste Fight - Noah Glick
  • Federal Register - Supplemental Notice Concerning U.S. Department of Energy Interpretation of High-Level Radioactive Waste - A Notice by the Energy Department on 06/10/2019
  • CCTV Channel 17 - NUCLEAR FREE FUTURE: UPDATES ON RADIOACTIVE LEAKS AND WASTE FROM BEYOND NUCLEAR
  • ACNS - Voices of Fukushima power plant disaster victims strengthens call to ban nuclear energy - Rachel Farmer
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Environmental effects of proposed SRS plutonium pit mission will soon be studied - Colin Demarest
  • Chicago Daily Herald - House panel highlights risks over nuclear-storage stalemate - Michael R. Blood
  • Orange County Register - Lawmakers push action on permanent nuclear waste disposal options - Teri Sforza
  • Federal News Network - Employees tell MSPB they've seen or experienced more discrimination, whistleblower retaliation - Nicole Ogrysko
  • Oak Ridger - Cryogenics equipment maker licenses ORNL method for more efficient liquid helium use
  • Los Alamos Reporter - LANL Experts To Discuss 'The Science of Vintage Space' June 15 On Santa Fe Institute Panel - Lanl News
  • EIN News - NNSA to issue Notice of Intent to prepare Environmental Impact Statement for proposed pit production mission in South Carolina
  • Tri-City Herald - State frustrated as feds halt work on Hanford radioactive waste test - Annette Cary
  • Portland Mercury - Department of Energy Redefines Nuclear Waste to Make It Easier to Dispose of - Katie Herzog
  • Tri-City Herald - Bidding opens for a new workers' compensation contract for Hanford - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Floating Nuke Power Plants Get Backing From Quant Investor - Will Wade
  • Scottish Daily Express - Scotland could be NUKED and EVACUATED if French firm EDF reopen dodgy nuclear reactor' - Luke Chillingsworth
  • Sunday Mirror - Chernobyl 2.0 fears as nuclear expert warns against re-opening cracked UK reactor - Rachel Endley
  • London Sun - RADIATION WARNING Nuclear disaster fears after 570 cracks found in walls of UK power plant set to reopen - Thomas Burrows
  • Forbes blog - Chernobyl: 33 Years On, Radioactive Fallout Still Impacts Scandinavian Farmers - David Nikel
  • WWL-AM, New Orleans, LA - Neighborhood worries as city removes radioactive material below their street - Paul Murphy / Eyewitness News
  • Energy Reporters - Merkel under pressure to delay nuclear power ban
  • WWL AM, New Orleans, LA - Radioactive soil causing concern among Gert Town residents--Site of former Thompson-Haywood Chemical Company - Don Ames
  • Tri-City Herald - Editorial: State needs to listen to Tri-Citians on new nuclear waste plan at Hanford
  • CNN - Saudi Arabia and the arms race that you've not heard enough about - Analysis by Nick Paton Walsh, CNN
  • Jerusalem Post - Understanding the Saudi, UAE arms deals and Iran--Why is a Middle East 'arms race' suddenly news? - Seth J. Frantzman
  • Stony Brook News - $2.35 Million ARPA-E Award Will Help Develop Safer Nuclear Energy
  • Stony Brook University CEAS, Stony Brook, NY - Developing the Next Generation of Safe, Cost-Effective Nuclear Energy
  • Moscow Times - 'Chernobyl: History of a Tragedy'--Serhii Plokhy draws on new sources to understand the 1986 nuclear disaster - Anna Kasradze
  • UAE National - Iran will only talk JCPOA as US hits with new sanctions
  • Caledonian Record, St. Johnsbury VT - Letter: Stopping Nuclear Proliferation in our Backyard - Kevin Goldberg - Kevin Goldberg, Lowell, Vt.
  • Daily Mail Australia - Experts warn Glasgow and Edinburgh could be contaminated with radiation if EDF decide to reopen two nuclear reactors with 400 cracks in the core walls - Danyal Hussain and Joseph Pinkstone
  • The Guardian - Fukushima diary, part two: overwhelming kindness and a new home - Toshitsuna Watanabe
  • E&E Daily - URANIUM: Bernhardt spokeswoman: 'No reason' to lift Grand Canyon ban - Dylan Brown
  • Times of Israel - Netanyahu tells Japan's Abe to pressure Iran as he prepares for Tehran visit
  • WDEF News 12, Chattanooga, TN - TVA makes changes to employee concerns program - Robyn Estabrook
  • Toledo Blade - Letter: Davis-Besse among best run plants in U.S. - James Vetter
  • ABC.au - Giant clams are a delicacy of the Marshall Islands but illnesses fuel fears of nuclear contamination - Anthony Stewart
  • Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, Knoxville, TN - Four Southeast Utility Regulators to Watch - Maggie Shober
  • Trend News Agency - Iran: sanctions on petrochemical companies is a form of "economic terrorism" - Elnur Baghishov
  • Trend News Agency - U.S. slaps new sanctions on Iran
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Iran: U.S. sanctions show talks offer hollow
  • Ron Paul Institute - Hey Trump: Remember Wikileaks? - Written by Ron Paul
  • antiwar.com - The View From Tehran: America's Sordid History of Meddling in Iran - Maj. Danny Sjursen
  • YouTube - The 'Good War'? US Bomb Kills Entire Afghan Family - RonPaul, LibertyReport
  • Foundation for Economic Education (FEE) - American Farmers Are the Casualties of Trump's Trade War - Amanda Snell
  • CATO Institute - The Snowden Effect, Six Years On - Patrick G. Eddington
  • Exchange Monitor - Full House to Take Up Yucca-Free Spending Bill Starting Wednesday
  • RT - Making America Great Again... on paper: Anything's a victory if you tweak the rules enough
  • Orange County Register - Lawmakers push action on permanent nuclear waste disposal options - Teri Sforza
  • Beyond Nuclear, Takoma Park, MD - An in-depth look at nuclear waste
  • PNNL - A Promising Trap for Radioactive Waste--Material could tackle isotope at Hanford and beyond - Susan Bauer, PNNL
  • NIRS - NO YUCCA MOUNTAIN FUNDING in the House Appropriations Bill!
  • CNN - Washington Post: White House blocked State Department agency from warning about climate change - Eli Watkins, CNN

    Thursday, June 06, 2019

  • Pahrump Valley Times - Dan Schinhofen: Politics as usual with Yucca Mountain - Dan Schinhofen
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Feds say new rules will speed cleanup at SC nuclear site, but critics see dangers - Colin Demarest
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Energy Department says new rules could speed cleanup at SRS; critics see dangers - Colin Demarest
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Environmentalist groups appeal federal licensing of nuclear waste facility near Carlsbad - Adrian C Hedden
  • Yorkshire Post - The day a lorry leaked radioactive waste across Yorkshire during 130-mile trip - Grace Newton
  • NRDC.org - Energy Department Moves to Abandon Radioactive Waste? - Mark Drajem
  • D Magazine - Southern Dallas Celebrated a Win Over Shingle Mountain, But the War Isn't Over - Laray Polk
  • BBC - Australia ABC raids expose lack of whistleblower protection
  • Australian Financial Review - Journalists could be charged after raids, police confirm - Andrew Tillett
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - House and Senate Introduce Resolutions Declaring National Whistleblower Appreciation Day - Maya Efrati
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Nuclear whistleblower program managers say TVA fired them to silence workers - Jamie Satterfield
  • The Guardian - Whistleblower protections 'a sham', says lawyer whose leaks led to ABC raids - Christopher Knaus
  • WSAZ, Huntington - School officials 'frustrated' with process after positive radioactive tests
  • Access Washington - Inslee and Ferguson statement on Trump Administration actions to undercut nuclear cleanup at Hanford
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - DOE describes its new radioactive waste reclassification system
  • NRC - OIG-19-A-13 - Audit of NRC's Cyber Security Inspections at Nuclear Power Plants
  • NRC - OIG-19-A-12 - Audit of NRC'S Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Compliance with Improper Payment Laws Appointment Details Date and Time ( Edit ) Monday, June 10, 2019 1:00 PM Transportation Needs: Need Shuttle Service Add To Calendar Vehicle Information 2019 Chevrolet Bolt EV 200 Miles Service(s) Selected cruise control doesn't work. Won't turn on.
  • Consortium News - 'No One is Above the Law' (Except the U.S.A.) - Greg Barns and Lisanne Adam
  • Crosscut Seattle - Feds' 'Plan B' for Hanford waste cleanup draws state officials' ire - John Stang
  • Boise State Public Radio, ID - Nuclear Waste Cleanup Test In Eastern Idaho A Success, Company Says - James Dawson
  • NEI - Industry Innovators on Display at 2019 Nuclear Energy Assembly - Jarret Adams
  • NEI - To Protect the Climate, International Experts Urge Policymakers to Support Nuclear - Matt Crozat
  • AP News - German FM traveling to Iran to salvage nuclear accord
  • AP News - Commission asked to review new nuclear whistleblower program
  • Los Angeles Times - Nuclear waste will be classified as safer under a controversial Trump administration change - Ralph Vartabedian
  • Indian Country Today - Tribal leader: Uranium mining poisons 'the land, the plants, the animals and the people' - Miranda Faulkner
  • Times of Israel - Netanyahu: Tehran working toward 'arsenal of nuclear bombs' - Raphael Ahren
  • Wall Street Journal - Don't Bury Nuclear Waste, Recycle It as the French Do - Capt. Al Melvin, USNR (Ret.), Tucson, Ariz.
  • World Nuclear News - China and Russia sign general contract for two Xudabao units
  • World Nuclear News - US DOC sets out strategy for crucial commodities
  • World Nuclear News - Finland aims for carbon neutrality by 2035
  • Bloomberg Environment - GE, Duke Energy Look to Nuclear, Renewables to Address Climate - Bobby Magill
  • Texas Tribune - Abbott vetoes popular domestic violence bill because of an unrelated provision about radioactive waste fees - Shannon Najmabadi
  • Foster's Daily Democrat - Volunteer nuclear plant monitoring: Maintain accurate perspective - Jerry Paul
  • Energy News Network - Costs of FirstEnergy nuclear bailout bill could exceed out-of-pocket subsidies - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • IAEA - New IAEA Linear Accelerator Facility to Provide Dosimetry Support to Countries Worldwide - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Daily Express - Chernobyl: How Gorbachev claimed disaster was REAL reason behind Soviet Union's collapse - Abbie Llewelyn
  • i newspaper UK - Chernobyl disaster: how the radiation affected the UK, and which parts of Britain are most radioactive today - Sarah Wilson
  • BGR - Russia hates HBO's 'Chernobyl' so much that it's making its own series - Chris Smith
  • IAEA - World Environment Day 2019: Deploying Nuclear Science to Help Keep Our Air Clean - Omar Yusuf, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Nuclear Newcomers: Getting Organized for Success - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Bellona - Pick Your Climate: Industry's 3 Choices - Bellona Europa
  • Bellona - HBO's Chernobyl offers a chilling environmental parable - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - The Leningrad nuclear plant gets a clean review from the UN nuclear watchdog - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News Agency - German foreign minister to visit Iran to save nuclear deal
  • Mehr News Agency - Prospect of JCPOA without compensating for Iran 'ambiguous'
  • Press TV - US hands over former Palestinian presidential candidate, university prof. to Israel
  • Press TV - Terrorist attacks aim to deflect attention from Palestine: Iran
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Environmental Protection Regulations for Domestic Licensing and Related Regulatory Functions FR Document: 2019-11848 Citation: 84 FR 26449 PDF Pages 26449-26450
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Pre-application Interactions with Prospective Part 52 Applicants for Nuclear Power Plant Licenses FR Document: 2019-11855 Citation: 84 FR 26450 PDF Pages 26450-26451 \OC Weekly, Orange County, CA - Harley Rouda to Hold OC Field Hearing on Nuke Waste - Anthony Pignataro
  • Prime Time News, CO - Nuclear Care Partners Sponsors Rocky Flats Retirees Breakfast
  • Safety.BLR - Illinois bill allows lawsuits for occupational illnesses
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Letter: Legislators should OK whistleblower proposal - Ronald Melvin, Columbus
  • Bloomberg - No Pentagon Penalty After Defense Worker Claims Hostile Workplace - Anthony Capaccio
  • New York Law Journal - What Happens to Whistleblowers When the Government Doesn't Intervene? - Gordon Schnell
  • MSNBC - The White House steps up its stonewalling
  • Huffpost - New Documentary Explores Chelsea Manning's Fight To Live Her Truth - Curtis M. Wong
  • EurekAlert - New DOE program connects fusion companies with national labs, taps ORNL to lead - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Nuke waste facility finishes longest test run - Nathan Brown
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Battelle employee says he was forced out for fraud complaint - Nathan Brown
  • Tri-City Herald - Feds go ahead with controversial plan to change radioactive waste standards - Annette Cary
  • Seattle Times - Washington state, pushing Trump administration, wants more say in Hanford cleanup - Hal Bernton
  • Tri-City Herald - Work to clean Hanford waste and protect Columbia River is behind schedule. Is court action next? - Annette Cary
  • Valley Morning Star, Harlingen, TX - Former nuclear carrier may come to Brownsville - Steve Clark
  • AP News - Supreme Leader: Iran will continue resisting US pressure - Amir Vahdat
  • Bloomberg - Trump Approved Saudi Nuclear Agreements After Khashoggi Murder - Ari Natter
  • BBC News - Nuclear: Energy bills 'used to subsidise submarines' - Roger Harrabin
  • The Guardian, Australia - 'Crackpot stuff': Coalition MPs' call for nuclear power inquiry rejected by Greens - Sarah Martin
  • Reuters France - France's LREM may force EDF to sell more nuclear power to rivals - Bate Felix
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Are Ohio's two nuclear power plants profitable? Depends who you ask - Jeremy Pelzer
  • Toledo Blade - Experts dispute nuclear plants' profitability - Jim Provance
  • The State, SC - Feds offer to speed cleanup of SC's deadly nuclear waste. But there's a catch - Sammy Fretwell
  • WOWT Omaha - Cooper Nuclear power plant's false alarm under investigation
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Why Congress should say no to yet another fast reactor dream - Victor Gilinsky, Henry Sokolski
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Ohio senators lack independent data on nuke plants' profitability: Capitol Letter - Laura Hancock
  • World Nuclear News - NAC dry storage system selected for Three Mile Island
  • World Nuclear News - Slovenské elektrárne signs Russian fuel supply deal
  • World Nuclear News - Oak Ridge announces MiniFuel targets to accelerate testing
  • Reuters - Slovakia's Slovenske Elektrarne signs nuclear fuel supplies deal with Russia's TVEL
  • UK Independent - Homeowners forced to pay higher energy bills to subsidise Britain's nuclear submarines, MPs told - Samuel Osborne
  • Australian Mining - The argument for nuclear power in Australia - Ewen Hosie
  • Kyodo News - Hiroshima A-bomb survivor calls for "action" in speech at alma mater
  • NHK World - Setsuko Thurlow awarded honorary doctorate
  • KETV Omaha - Power district reports false alarm at Nebraska nuclear plant - Sydney Morning Herald
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Lynas talks mine expansion as radioactive waste issue lingers - Hamish Hastie
  • Telegraph Business, London - Babcock moves submarines to nuclear division in bid to restore credibility - Alan Tovey
  • GlobalNews.ca - Saskatchewan, feds at odds over abandoned uranium mine remediation
  • CTV News Saskatoon - Millions at stake in Sask-Ottawa legal fight over uranium mine cleanup - Francois Biber
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Oak Ridge Transforming Former Uranium Enrichment Area For Development - OREM News
  • MEAWW.com - 33 years after Chernobyl's nuclear disaster, hundreds of stray dogs still call the exclusion zone their home - Akshay Pai
  • Athens Messenger, OH - Suit alleges radioactive materials from Piketon plant affected residents, school - Matt Lucas
  • RNZ - Tahiti court throws out ten nuclear claims
  • India Times - Tamil Nadu may house India's 1st 'away fro .. - Ram Sundaram
  • Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - US keen on selling nuclear tech to Slovenia
  • Donga Ilbo - Govt. should establish reasonable energy policy
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - Health official: Planned study will review cancer rates near Portsmouth uranium plant - Max Londberg
  • Exchange Monitor - Plymouth Nuclear Power Station Shut Down for Good
  • Exchange Monitor - HASC Panel Shoots Down Cheney NDAA Amendment to Stay the Course on Pits, Low-Yield Warhead
  • Exchange Monitor - Energy Dept. Still Views WCS as Effective Storage for Mercury
  • Exchange Monitor - House Panel Would Have DOE Follow Prior Consent Orders at Santa Susana
  • Exchange Monitor - Fluor Idaho's Waste Treatment Unit Moves Closer to Reality
  • DOE - Department of Energy Publishes Interpretation on High-Level Radioactive Waste
  • Japan Today - Godzilla: From radioactive colossus to unlikely climate hero - Matthew Green
  • New York Times - OpEd: Stop Trying to Make Coal Great Again - Walter E. Block
  • KIFI Idaho Falls, ID - Idaho Cleanup Project completes longest test run
  • Deccan Chronicle - Spent fuel storage: Public hearing in Nellai
  • Tri-City Herald - New nuclear waste plan for Hanford is 'reckless and dangerous,' say state officials - Annette Cary
  • DOE - Department of Energy Publishes Interpretation on High-Level Radioactive Waste
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 18km SSW of Hualian, Taiwan
  • Trend News Agency - Russia, China condemn US' unilateral sanctions against Iran
  • Trend News Agency - U.S. seeks Russian support on Iran at key Israel meeting
  • Mehr News Agency - Iraq will not remain silent in face of US sanctions on Iran: Hakim
  • Mehr News Agency - Zarif condemns West for fueling Yemen war
  • Press TV - Leader: America's evil deal on Palestine will never materialize
  • Press TV - US deal of the century 'will go to hell', Palestinian president says
  • Press TV - Qatar: Saudi-led bans worsening human rights situation
  • Press TV - Zarif: Mossad fabricating intel to blame Iran for Fujairah false flag
  • Press TV - Deal of the century will turn into major failure for Israel, Analyst says
  • Press TV - France, Britain condemn Israeli settlement plan in occupied East al-Quds
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Export and Import of Nuclear Equipment and Material FR Document: 2019-11637 Citation: 84 FR 26170 PDF Pages 26170-26171
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemption; Issuance: Southern Nuclear Operating Co. Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant Units 3 and 4 FR Document: 2019-11688 Citation: 84 FR 26163 PDF Pages 26163-26168
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Order: SHINE Medical Technologies, Inc., SHINE Medical Isotope Production Facility FR Document: 2019-11660 Citation: 84 FR 26168 PDF Pages 26168-26170

    Sunday, June 02, 2019

  • Nevada Appeal - OpEd: Is Nevada turning into East California? - Guy W. Farmer
  • GoLocalProv, Providence, RI - Whitcomb: Energy Realignment; Soccer at McCoy; Newspaper Fadeouts; Twin River Downtown - Robert Whitcomb
  • Common Dreams - Trump Against the First Amendment--It's a potential calamity for the First Amendment and a free press - Pierre Tristam
  • Brinkwire - Ron Paul asks: Is the US and UK trying to kill jailed Julian Assange?
  • POLITICO.eu - Assange won't face charges over role in devastating CIA leak
  • RT - 'Unlimited reach, no safeguards': Snowden warns of greatest social control scheme in history
  • Asian Journal News - Filipina seeks asylum for sheltering Snowden - Ritchel Mendiola
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - NMSU receives two grants from DOE to work with national laboratories - Melissa R. Rutter, New Mexico State University
  • AP News - The Latest: Iran's president says stay focused on Palestine
  • AP News - B-52, aircraft carrier in Mideast over Iran conduct exercise
  • AP News - US yanks funds for anti-Iran Twitter feed after complaints
  • Bloomberg - Pompeo Says U.S. Ready to Talk to Iran Without Preconditions - Arsalan Shahla and Zainab Fattah
  • The Guardian, Australia - Queensland Coalition MPs push for inquiry to lift Australia's nuclear power ban - Australian Associated Press
  • News Limited Australlia - Nationals MPs push for nuclear power inquiry - Rebecca Gredley
  • Huntington Herald Dispatch - Residents' suit claims contamination from uranium plant site
  • Telluride Daily Planet, Telluride, CO. - Judge greenlights renewed uranium mining in West End--Piñon Ridge 'never really a viable project' - Samantha Tisdel Wright
  • Japan Times - Pro-nuclear incumbent Shingo Mimura wins fifth term in Aomori gubernatorial election
  • Japan Times - Japan, U.S., Australia urge North Korea to return to nuclear talks
  • Norman Transcript, Norman, Oklahoma - Physicist explains science of 'Chernobyl' - Adam Troxtell
  • ABC News - Iran seen as unwavering despite sanctions, US exit from nuclear deal - Conor Finnegan
  • Highland County Press, Hillsboro, OH - Ohio House speaker defends nuclear bailout - Steve Bittenbender
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Letter: Bill will hinder clean energy development - Carol Miller, Newark
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Ohio utilities may do politics better than electricity. Just look at HB 6: Thomas Suddes - Thomas Suddes
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: From energy to nuclear science, space to technology, NM's economic outlook has megawatt promise
  • Armagh I, Northern Ireland - Letter to Council confirms radioactive nuclear waste will not be disposed of in borough - Micheal McKenna
  • Hawaii Tribune-Herald, Hilo, HI - We must prevent war with Iran - Maureen McCue
  • RT - Only words: Iran blasts Europe for total non-compliance with nuclear deal
  • Press of Atlantic City, NJ - Shorter decommissioning for Oyster Creek nuclear plant looks on track
  • India Times - New high for NFC in heavy water reactor bu .. - Ch Sushil Rao
  • LobeLog.com - FDD Aligned with State Department to Attack Supporters of Iran Diplomacy - Eli Clifton
  • Lagos Vanguard - How Nigeria can raise $400bn to fix the power sector – Badipe, Nigerian nuclear scientist - Chris Onuoha
  • Eurasia Review - OpEd: Iran At A Crossroads - Reza Shafiee
  • TCPalm - St. Lucie nuclear power plant to have siren test June 6 - Sara Marino
  • Brinkwire - Downplaying the danger of Chernobyl
  • Bluffton Today, Bluffton, SC - Davis: Law opens energy markets to more competition - Tom Davis
  • All Things Nuclear - China's Counterproductive Response on New START - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - Authorized Representative Workshop: Las Vegas, NV
  • Mehr News Agency - Zarif says political talks with US unlikely under sanctions
  • Mehr News Agency - US Pompeo retreats, offers talks with Iran with no preconditions
  • Mehr News Agency - Trump's policy towards Iran alienated US from key allies: Sen. Feinstein
  • Mehr News Agency - 'Iran-US ties cannot be mediated': senior MP
  • Mehr News Agency - OIC summit condemns any decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital
  • Mehr News Agency - Hong Kong dismisses US warnings over vessel carrying Iranian oil
  • MSN - Iran's Fast Boats and Mines Bring Guerrilla Tactics to Persian Gulf - Sune Engel Rasmussen
  • BBC News - Uncovering Pakistan's secret human rights abuses - M Ilyas Khan BBC News, Dera Ismail Khan
  • Free Malaysia Today - Activist doubts if Lynas can resolve waste problem - Ainaa Aiman
  • Kitsap Daily News - Navy to prepare environmental impact statement on disposal of decommissioned carrier
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Wesfarmers in a 'marathon' race for rare earths producer Lynas Corp - Darren Gray

    Saturday, June 01, 2019

  • Orlando Sentinel - Duke Energy accelerates demolition of crippled Crystal River nuke plant - Kevin Spear
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: We can't stall any longer - John Currell, Henderson
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - 'Nothing happening here,' Cortez Masto says on Yucca Mountain tour - Henry Brean
  • Exchange Monitor - Wrap Up: Politics to Blame for Standstill on Yucca Mountain, Senator Says
  • Exchange Monitor - Duke Hires Contractor to Speed Decommissioning of Crystal River Reactor - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Exchange Monitor - California Coastal Commission Staff Recommends SONGS Decommissioning Permit - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Exchange Monitor - Zion Decommissioning Trust Has $15.2M Shortfall, NRC Says - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Thomas net - Increasing Workplace Safety with Beryllium Medical Surveillance - National Jewish Health
  • WBUR Boston, MA - https://www.wbur.org/earthwhile/2019/05/31/pilgrim-nuclear-power-station-shuts-down - Robin Lubbock, Bruce Gellerman
  • WATD FM Marshfield, MA - Plymouth: Groups Celebrate Closure of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant - Lenny Rowe
  • Yukon News, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada - Guidelines for whistleblower legislation released--Effective training will be key, says Public Interest Disclosure Commissioner - Stephanie Wadde
  • RT - 'Most valued partner': NSA fed Israel intel for targeted assassinations, leaked docs show
  • Sputnik News - 'No Useful Information': Manning's Lawyers Argue Her Testimony Is Unnecessary
  • National Nuclear Workers for Justice (NNWJ) - PRESS RELEASE: PORTSMOUTH/PIKETON Residents for Environmental Safety and Security
  • Albuquerque Journal - Billion-dollar LANL building has plumbing problem - Mark Oswald
  • LA Monitor - LANL director talks to leaders about economics, education - Tris DeRoma
  • LA Monitor - SF Dems to host public forum on WIPP, HOLTEC
  • WATE Knoxville - Secret City Festival celebrates Oak Ridge
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOE memo: Environmental Management chief resigns, office's No. 2 replaced - Colin Demarest
  • Tri-City Herald - Shakeup at DOE: What we've learned about what it means for Hanford - Annette Cary
  • AP News - The Latest: Nuclear power era comes to end in Massachusetts
  • AP News - Residents' suit claims contamination from uranium plant site
  • AP News - US diplomat Pompeo comes to Europe with a tough Iran message - Matthew Lee and David Rising
  • Reuters - U.N. rights body calls for release of Chinese lawyer - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Forbes blog - ThorCon Advanced Nuclear Reactor -- More Than Worth Its Weight In Salt - James Conca
  • TCPalm - Two groups threaten lawsuit to protect sea turtles at St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant - Tyler Treadway
  • Foreign Policy - Did Kim Jong Un Actually Execute His Nuclear Negotiators? - Robbie Gramer
  • Radio Farda - Iranian Lawmaker Says He Will Propose A Bill Banning Nuclear Weapons
  • Oak Ridge Today - For members: Company ordered to pay $500,000 fine after improperly shipping radioactive materials - John Huotari
  • WFMZ Allentown - Limerick nuclear power plant to test sirens Monday
  • Balls.ie - Ahead Of Chernobyl's Finale, We Take A Look At The Forgotten Impact Chernobyl Had On Ireland
  • CBS Boston - Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant In Plymouth Shuts Down After 47 Years
  • Yonhap News Agency - S. Korea says U.S. stresses will to continue nuke negotiations with N. Korea - graceoh@yna.co.kr
  • Business Insider - 7 man-made disasters that had a big impact on our world - Andrew LaSane
  • The Guardian - Fukushima diary, part one: 'I'm finally home' - Toshitsuna Watanabe
  • CapeCodToday - Senator Julian Cyr Reflects as Pilgrim Nuke Shuts Down
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal, PA - Peach Bottom will test emergency warning sirens June 5
  • NBC News - Ohio middle school where radioactive contamination was detected to remain closed through 2020 - Elisha Fieldstadt
  • Toledo Blade - Ohio residents sue over contamination from uranium enrichment plant - Associated Press
  • Dana Point Times - Levin's Request for $25 Million to Expedite Removal of Spent Nuclear Fuel - Cari Hachmann
  • Kyiv Post - RFE/RL: Chornobyl's reindeer (PHOTOS)
  • theSun Malaysia - Lynas: Despite low radiation level, longterm effects still hazardous, says Fuziah
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 4km NE of Ohara, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 24km NNE of Pingtung, Taiwan
  • Japan Times - Tokyo Metropolitan Government to promote trips to Fukushima
  • Mehr News Agency - Understanding the Israeli occupation of Palestine
  • Mehr News Agency - US switched from 'good/bad cop' to another tactic: adviser
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran that resists: expert
  • Press TV - Israeli paper betrays scandalous details of 'deal of century'
  • Press TV - Israel's land grab policies obstacle to peace: EU
  • Press TV - China says US actions threaten stability in East Asia
  • GlobalNews.ca - Small Canadian community caught in plan to bury nuclear waste
  • ScoopWhoop - 5 Of The Most Disastrous Nuclear Accidents In History That Shook The World - Meenu Katariya
  • New Yorker - A Climax to the Saga of Benjamin Netanyahu and Avigdor Lieberman - Bernard Avishai

    Friday, May 31, 2019

  • KSNV News3LV - Cortez Masto: Confident we're safe from plutonium, while it's here - Jeff Gillan
  • WGBHV, Boston, MA - As Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Shuts Down, Focus Turns To Radioactive Waste - Craig LeMoult
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Bernie Sanders talks immigration, drug reform in Las Vegas Valley - Rory Appleton
  • New York Magazine - Nevada Governor Vetoes National Popular Vote Bill for Some Stupid Reason - Eric Levitz
  • Capistrano Dispatch - Congressional Bill Earmarks Funding for Nuclear Waste Storage Program - Shawn Raymundo
  • Cape Cod Times - A timeline of events during Pilgrim's operation
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Bernie Sanders stops in Las Vegas on the campaign trail, answers 5 ...
  • Defense News - Italy's defense minister backs link between cancer in military personnel and exposure to toxic uranium - Tom Kington
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - Up to 2,000 or more affected by radioactive material from Portsmouth plant, suit says - Max Londberg
  • ABC4 News, Salt Lake City, UT - Free Intermountain clinics help those affected by nuclear testing of the 50s & 60s
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-19-33: The Department of Energy's Improper Payment Reporting in the Fiscal Year 2018 Agency Financial Report
  • Toronto Star - Edward Snowden delivers message of cautious hope to packed house in Halifax - Julia-Simone RutgersFor Star Halifax
  • Los Alamos Reporter - Chromium Interim Measure In Full Swing In Mortendad Canyon - Maire O'Neill
  • AP News - UN atomic watchdog raises questions of Iran's centrifuge use - Kiyoko Metzler
  • AP News - Netanyahu shows off Trump's map of Israel with Golan Heights
  • Bloomberg - The Nuclear of Tomorrow Will Be Smaller: Nuclear Energy Institute CEO
  • Bloomberg - BNEF Brief: Nuclear's Survival Plan
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Warns Europe on Iran in Latest Bid to Isolate Tehran
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Says No Change in Plans to Halt Iranian Oil Waivers - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - Assange suffering psychological torture, would face "show trial" in U.S.: U.N. expert - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Forbes blog - New Map Shows Expanse Of U.S. Nuclear Waste Sites - Jeff McMahon
  • Chosun Ilbo - Fear Must Not Cloud Our Views of Nuclear Power - Chung Bum-jin at Kyunghee University
  • Citrus County Chronicle - Duke shaves 50 years off nuclear plant decommissioning - Michael D. Bates
  • Cape Cod Times - After 46 years, Pilgrim nuclear plant shutting down
  • East Anglian Daily Times - Suffolk nuclear power station is switched off for seven weeks - Richard Cornwell
  • World Nuclear News - Fermi Energia starts SMR feasibility study
  • World Nuclear News - Accelerated decommissioning for Crystal River
  • Business Wire - San Onofre Community Engagement Panel to Discuss Spent Nuclear Fuel Transfer Operations at Plant
  • Washington Examiner - 5 lessons from HBO's 'Chernobyl' - Tom Rogan
  • PR Web - Radiation Litigation Expert Stuart Smith Zeros in on Uranium Facility in Pike County, Ohio
  • Sacramento Business Journal - SMUD set to develop its largest solar array with Lendlease - Mark Anderson
  • IAEA - Call for Ideas: IAEA Data Visualization Challenge - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • NHK World - Philippines lifts import ban on Fukushima fish
  • Bellona - Teaching climate change in Russia: One instructor's observations
  • Mehr News - Iran stays within nuclear deal's key limits: IAEA report
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2019-11381 Citation: 84 FR 25257 PDF Page 25257
  • Navy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Disposal of Decommissioned, Defueled Ex-Enterprise (CVN 65) and its Associated Naval Reactor Plants; Public Scoping Meetings FR Document: 2019-11221 Citation: 84 FR 25243 PDF Pages 25243-25244
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Application: Tennessee Valley Authority; Clinch River Nuclear Site FR Document: 2019-10128 Citation: 84 FR 25310 PDF Page 25310
  • Brownsville Herald, TX - Brownsville among Navy's options to scrap nuclear ship - Mark Reagan
  • Malay Mail - Dr M: Malaysia will allow Lynas plant to keep running
  • San Diego CityBEAT - Mike Levin on progressive values, nuclear waste and the Green New Deal - Matt Strabone
  • Politiko - Philippines lifts ban on Fukushima products - Prince Golez
  • Japan Times - Japan to tighten checks on South Korean fishery products in apparent - Fukushima Ban Tit-For-Tat
  • Focus Taiwan - Taipower, GE reach out-of-court settlement - Tsai Peng-min and Ko Lin
  • 4TH ST8 - Governor vetoes National Popular Vote scam - by Thomas Mitchell

    Thursday, May 30, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Wyoming Sen. Barrasso says it's time for Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • KUER NPR Utah - Long-Running Yucca Mountain Debate Still Center of Nuclear Waste Fight - Noah Glick
  • Nevada Current - Horsford joins activists in support of federal funding for parks - Jeniffer Solis
  • Energy News Network - Trump operative intervenes in Ohio nuclear bailout - Dan Haugen
  • Safety.BLR - OSHA spring regulatory agenda includes beryllium updates, other items
  • WBUR Boston - Pilgrim Is Closing. So Then What Happens To The Radioactive Waste?06:45 - Barbara Moran
  • New York Times - 'XY Chelsea' Review: A Whistleblower Out of Focus
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Hanford whistleblower who lost his job reaches settlement in lawsuit over safety concerns - Annette Cary Tri-City Herald
  • Nuclear Hotseat podcast - Radioactive Contamination in Ohio School SPECIAL: Whistleblower Vina Colley Exposes Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant History
  • POWERmag - MHPS, Magnum Will Build 1-GW Renewable Energy Storage Facility in Utah - Sonal Patel and Darrell Proctor
  • POWERmag - Nuclear Power Needed for Clean Energy Future - Aaron Larson
  • WSHU Public Radio, Fairfield, CT - Whistleblower Lawsuit Alleges Years Of Pollution From Waste-To-Energy Plant - Jay Shah
  • MintPress News Minneapolis - Trump Pardoning War Criminals, Prosecuting Whistleblowers - Alexander Rubinstein
  • Stanford Daily - Daniel Ellsberg talks U.S.-Russia relations, criticizes nuclear weapons - Sophie Reganby Sophie Regan
  • World Nuclear News - Lightbridge fuel development gains DOE funding
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA notes improved safety at Leningrad plant
  • Ames Tribune Ames, IA - New chief research officer announced for DOE's Ames Lab - Kylee Mullen
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - June Events At Los Alamos Nature Center
  • NW News Network - Big Spring Growth Could Make For Big Fire Season At Hanford and Across The West - Anna King
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Proposed process would remove a radioactive element from waste held in Hanford's underground tanks
  • WRAL Raleigh - US Department of Energy plans pretreatment of Hanford waste
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Fact-checking HBO's Chernobyl with a SC scientist who has been there almost 50 times - Lucas Daprile
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Hanford whistleblower who lost his job reaches settlement in lawsuit over safety concerns - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Public can learn about Hanford radioactive waste proposals at two Richland meetings - Annette Cary
  • AP News - US official: Russia 'probably' not adhering to nuke test ban
  • AP News - Russia rejects US claim of violation of nuke test ban
  • AP News - Plan to rescue Ohio's nuclear plants clears Ohio House
  • AP News - US Department of Energy plans pretreatment of Hanford waste
  • AP News - Israeli leader uncharacteristically quiet over Gulf crisis - Josef Federman
  • AP News - Saudi Arabia asks nations to respond to Iran with 'firmness' - Aya Batrawy
  • AP News - Energy secretary says US can make oil, gas, coal cleaner - BRADY McCOMBS
  • AP News - World's Largest Renewable Energy Storage Project Announced in Utah
  • Bloomberg - The Smells Are Getting Worse Along the U.K.'s Corridors of Power - Alex Morales
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Runs Out of Magic Tricks - Michael Arnold
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Using Everything Short of War to Bring Iran to Negotiating Table, Retired U.S. General Says
  • Reuters - Russia says U.S. nuclear accusation is an attack on global arms control - Tom Balmforth and Andrey Ostroukh
  • Reuters - Russia calls U.S. nuclear accusation 'smear' - Andrey Kuzmin
  • Reuters - Ohio House passes bill to save nuclear power plants - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - No committee needed for PG&E ratepayers, says judge - Jim Christie
  • Reuters - Netanyahu vows to win Israeli snap election
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Pilgrim nuclear power plant workers prep for shutdown after 47 years - Steve LeBlanc
  • KPBS - San Onofre Task Force Questions Edison About Nuclear Waste Canisters - Alison St John
  • IAEA - IAEA Safety Mission Sees Strengthened Operational Safety at Russia's Leningrad Nuclear Power Plant, Encourages Continued Improvement
  • BBC - Fukushima: How to move a mountain of radioactive soil
  • Mainichi Daily - Regulator to tell KEPCO to do more to protect 3 nuke plants in Fukui over volcano fears
  • Martha's Vineyard Times - As Pilgrim shuts down, danger still lurks - Rich Saltzberg
  • New Republic - The Enduring Horror of Chernobyl--The new HBO series raises the specter of an uninhabitable continent. - Rachel Riederer
  • The Sandpiper, NJ - Potential Nuclear Plant Owner Answers NRC Questions About Decommissioning Resources - Gina G. Scala
  • Norwalk Reflector, OH - Support for Davis-Besse grows - Tom Jackson
  • S&P Global Platts - PSEG executive confident NJ ZEC decision will be upheld; some support seen from market changes - Author Jared Anderson
  • The State, SC - US Department of Energy plans pretreatment of Hanford waste - The Associated Press
  • Yonhap News Agency - (Yonhap Interview) Ex-U.S. nuclear envoy dismisses notion of S. Korea stuck between U.S., N.K. - Song Sang-ho
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Shareholders Foundation: Lawsuit Gunning For Santee Cooper
  • Politico - Ohio advances coal, nuclear subsidies after pressure from Trump campaign official - Gavin Bade
  • NBC4, Columbus OH - Pike Co. school to be closed all next year after radioactive material detected inside
  • EnerCom Inc. - Duke Energy plans to decommission retired Florida nuclear plant by 2027 – nearly 50 years sooner than originally scheduled
  • NHK World - Nuclear plant to shut tsunami gate without warning
  • News Corp Australia - The real story of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster - Holly Christodoulou
  • San Clemente Times - Levin's Request for $25 Million to Expedite Removal of Spent Nuclear Fuel
  • Bridgwater Mercury, UK - Have your say on plans to transport extra nuclear waste through Bridgwater - Daniel Mumby
  • Exchange Monitor - Politics to Blame for Standstill on Yucca Mountain, Senator Says
  • Exchange Monitor - Still No Official Word on Status of DOE Nuclear Cleanup Boss
  • Exchange Monitor - Results of Latest DOE Sampling at Portsmouth-Area School Due Within Weeks
  • Exchange Monitor - Duke Picks Contractor to Speed Decommissioning of Crystal River Plant
  • Exchange Monitor - South Carolina, Feds Request More Time to Settle High-Stakes Plutonium Lawsuit - Dan Leone
  • Slovak Spectator - International experts to check the completion of the Mochovce plant
  • York Dispatch - Peach Bottom to test warning sirens next week - Lindsay C. VanAsdalan
  • KCUR, Kansas City, MO - Cleanup Of Toxic Bannister Federal Complex Is Ahead Of Schedule, Developer Says - Samuel King
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Dominion Energy to shutter ex-SCE&G office in Summerville - John McDermott
  • DOE - U.S. Joins International Clean Energy Education and Empowerment Women's Leadership Effort
  • DOE - DOE Releases New Study Highlighting the Untapped Potential of Geothermal Energy in the United States
  • IAEA - Special Issue of BMC Microbiology Journal Presents Recent Findings on Tsetse Flies and Their Symbionts, Parasites and Pathogens from FAO/IAEA Research Project
  • IAEA - IAEA Develops New Method to Track Sources of Water Pollution
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Rouhani: path for negotiations not closed - Elnur Baghishov
  • Mehr News - Iran, Russia to hold new round of JCPOA talks soon: Ryabkov
  • Mehr News - Iran refutes Saudi FM accusations against Iran
  • Press TV - Negotiation with US 'total loss': Ayatollah Khamenei
  • Press TV - Iran's security chief: US-hatched 'deal of century' will be failure
  • Press TV - Russia refutes Bolton's claim of Iran's role in UAE oil tankers attack
  • Press TV - Julian Assange's health has deteriorated in UK prison: WikiLeaks
  • Press TV - Israel to construct over 800 new settler units in East Jerusalem al-Quds

    Wednesday, May 29, 2019

  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Nevada can be an energy leader - Steve Curtis, Las Vegas
  • The War Zone - No, This Bizarre Installation Near Area 51 Is Not A Secret Military Base - Tyler Rogoway
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Letter: Church should oppose nuclear waste in Utah - Leslie and Gail Ellison
  • St. George Independent, UT - RIP, Michelle Thomas - Ed Kociela
  • Mail & Guardian - Eskom: The art of steering a sinking ship - Lynley Donnelly
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL scientist pleads not guilty to lying about contacts - Mary Hudetz / Associated Press
  • AP News - In UAE, Trump's adviser warns Iran of 'very strong response' - Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - US national security adviser: There's 'no reason' for Iran to breach nuclear deal unless it's to seek nuclear weapons
  • AP News - The Latest: Iran official says some in US pushing for war
  • Bloomberg - Bolton Warns Iran's Proxies They Risk Strong U.S. Response - Zainab Fattah
  • France 24 - World's second EPR nuclear reactor starts work in China
  • Energy and Policy Institute blog- - Anti-wind activist who backed nuclear bailout bill tied to FirstEnergy - Dave Anderson
  • Ynetnews - Bolton: Iran only breaching nuclear deal to acquire atomic weapons - Associated Press
  • MIT news - Plotting new paths to a nuclear "yes" - Leda Zimmerman | Department of Nuclear Science
  • Boston Globe, MA - Closure of Pilgrim nuclear plant is part of a shifting energy industry - David Abel
  • World Nuclear News - Second Chinese EPR achieves criticality
  • World Nuclear News - Action needed for expansion of nuclear energy, says Rising
  • World Nuclear News - House to vote on Ohio clean air legislation
  • TASS - Argentina, Russia work on nuclear power plant construction project – official
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - If a nuclear accident happened, is evacuation possible? - John LaForge
  • Bellona - Russia launches new nuclear icebreaker in bid for Arctic dominance - Charles Digges
  • National Geographic - Cold fusion remains elusive–but these scientists may revive the quest - Michael Greshko
  • Bainbridge Island Review, WA - Fake News About Energy, Clean and Dirty - Tom H. Hastings
  • RNZ - Tahiti's Tapura defends nuclear compensation law
  • Scottish Daily Express - Chernobyl: The locals who secretly RETURNED and still live within exclusion zone TODAY - Callum Hoare
  • BBC News - Growing crops in the shadow of Fukushima
  • WOUB Public, Athens, Ohio - Pike County Officials Await Promised Department of Energy Documents - Jordan Kelley
  • IAEA - Repackaging Nuclear Science for Policy Makers: Scientists and Communicators Team Up - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • NHK World - Regulators to retain radiation monitoring posts
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - IEA rings alarm bell on phasing out nuclear energy - Reuters
  • Mainichi Daily News - International Energy Agency: nuclear needed for climate goal
  • Mehr News Agency - Bolton says US not planning military action against Iran
  • Mehr News Agency - Russia's Ryabkov in Tehran to discuss JCPOA
  • Press TV - Iran dismisses Bolton's 'ridiculous' claims on UAE attacks
  • Press TV - Bolton's allegation against Iran psychological op: Academic

    Tuesday, May 28, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Tennessee senator ready to force showdown on Yucca Mountain
  • Yahoo! News - Whatever Happened to the plan to store nuclear waste at Yucca Mountain?
  • The Guardian - Russia launches new nuclear-powered icebreaker in bid to open up Arctic
  • The Hill blog - National security stakes of US nuclear energy
  • Houston Chronicle - Environmentalists should mourn loss of Three Mile Island - Chris Tomlinson
  • The Tyee, Vancouver - At Vancouver's Clean Energy Summit, Nuclear Is Making a Play - Tanya Glafenhein and M.V. Ramana
  • The Hill blog - Nevada emerges as wild card in 2020 Democratic race - Jonathan Easley
  • Western Energy News - COMMENTARY: The evidence of safety of a Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository - Kim McGuire
  • Southern Oregon Mail Tribune - "Good to be among veterans" - Ryan Pfeil
  • Tri-City Herald - Nuclear science and engineering is at the core of PNNL's Tri-Cities mission - Steven Ashby
  • Vancouver Columbian - Murray takes up Hanford pay dispute--Union found discrepancy in sick-leave pay - Annette Cary
  • Los Angeles Times - High radiation levels found in giant clams of Marshall Islands near U.S. nuclear dump - Susanne Rust and Carolyn Cole
  • AP News - International Energy Agency: nuclear needed for climate goal
  • Bloomberg - A $600 Billion Bill: Counting the Global--Cost of the U.S.-China Trade War - Ben Holland and Cedric Sam
  • Bloomberg - Chernobyl on the Small Screen Still Shadows Big Picture for Nuclear - Jonathan Tirone
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Global climate goals in peril as reactors close – IEA - Nathanial Gronewold
  • World Nuclear News - IEA presses need for pro-nuclear policies
  • World Nuclear News - Russia launches world's largest nuclear-powered icebreaker
  • World Nuclear News - Ocean studies test waste management materials
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Three Mile Island's closure haunts Pennsylvania's nuclear debate - Laura Legere
  • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner - The nuclear option for Alaska energy - Art Nash
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - Energy overhaul: 'Clean Air Program' just for nuclear plants, not wind or solar. - Jessie Balmert
  • Toledo Blade - Editorial: Renewable sources vanish from Ohio's clean energy bill
  • WBUR Boston, MA - You Asked, We Answered: Questions About The Pilgrim Shutdown - Bruce GellermanBarbara MoranMiriam Wasser
  • Reuters video - video: Nuclear power decline is threat to climate - IEA
  • The Local France - Map: These are the places in France with the highest levels of nuclear waste
  • IAEA - IAEA Launches Webinar Series on Stakeholder Involvement in Nuclear Power Programmes - Lisa Berthelot, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Sierra Leone Signs its Second Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2019–2023
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima 'peace clock' reset following latest US nuclear test
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - SRS contractors recognized for safety performance
  • Daily Post North Wales - The Chernobyl disaster - how North Wales fell victim to world's worst nuclear accident - ByJoel Leaver
  • Yahoo! News - How Did Radiation Affect the 'Liquidators' of the Chernobyl Nuclear Meltdown? - Yasemin Saplakoglu
  • PULSE Business News Korea - Exelon poses challenge to KHNP in bid to win UAE reactor maintenance project - Albert Lea Tribune, MN
  • Albert Lea Tribune, MN - Editorial: Xcel's move to green is a step in the right direction
  • Northeast Energy News - Legislation in Congress could threaten offshore wind - Ken Paulman
  • Mainichi Daily News - Olympics: Tokyo 2020 torch relay may include Fukushima reactor town
  • CityWatch LA - Santa Susana Field Lab: The Federal EPA Never Found an Offsite Radiation Risk - Chris Rowe
  • FM104 Newsroom, Dublin - Chernobyl Disaster survivor recalls what happened to her - Ellen Smith
  • NRC - NUREG/IA-0512, Revision 1 - Simulation of ROSA-2 Test 3 Counterpart with TRACE5 – Application to Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NUREG/IA-0505, Revision 1: Assessment of TRACE 5.0 Against ROSA-2 Test 5, Main Steam Line Break with Steam Generator Tube Rupture
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - Authorized Representative Workshop: Las Vegas, NV
  • Trend News Agency - Zarif says Iran not seeking nuclear arms
  • Mehr News Agency - Russian deputy FM due in Iran for JCPOA talks
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's reduction of JCPOA commitments to be regularly reported
  • Mehr News Agency - Nukes have no place in Iran's defense doctrine: Amb.
  • Press TV - Tehran: US must change behavior towards Iran; shift in tone not enough
  • Press TV - India plans to resume Iran oil imports despite US ban: Report
  • Press TV - HRW accuses Egypt of committing 'war crimes' in Sinai
  • Press TV - Israel moves toward parl. dissolution, election rerun amid deadlock in coalition talks
  • Press TV - China, Russia boycott US-led 'deal of century' promo event in Bahrain
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: Processing Fitness-for-Duty Drug and Alcohol Cases FR Document: 2019-11009 Citation: 84 FR 24363 PDF Pages 24363-24364
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemption and Combined License Amendment: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 Power Operated Relief Valve Noise Mitigation FR Document: 2019-11008 Citation: 84 FR 24546 PDF Pages 24546-24548
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-11154 Citation: 84 FR 24546 PDF Page 24546
  • Middletown Press and Journal - Letter: We are fortunate TMI will be shutting down - Linda Braasch, Lower Swatara Township

    Monday, May 27, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Tennessee senator ready to force showdown on Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - LETTER: NIMBYism on Yucca Mountain - Jim Armbrust Las Vegas
  • Independent Nigeria - FG's Whistleblower Policy Total Failure – CSO - Innocent Oweh
  • Consortium News - Tide of Public Opinion is Turning in Assange's Favor - Joe Lauria
  • Congress.gov - H.R.2995 - To amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 to prioritize the acceptance of high-level radioactive waste or spent nuclear fuel from certain civilian nuclear power reactors, and for other purposes - Sponsor: Rep. Levin, Mike [D-CA-49] (Introduced 05/23/2019)
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford union worker pay dispute stalled. Then Sen. Patty Murray stepped in - Annette Cary
  • ClarkCountyToday - Ellie Durgarian of Chief Umtuch Middle School finished first in the state History Day competition with a website on the Hanford Nuclear site - Posted by ClarkCountyToday.com
  • Bloomberg - Egypt Mulling Blackstone Unit's Offer to Take Over Power Plants - Mirette Magdy
  • Bloomberg - Trump Said He's Not Bothered by North Korea's Recent Missile Tests - Jennifer Epstein and Shannon Pettypiece
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says He's Not Looking to Topple Iranian Leadership - Ladane Nasseri and Zainab Fattah
  • Bloomberg - Trump Backs Abe Playing Intermediary Role in Standoff With Iran - Shannon Pettypiece and Isabel Reynolds
  • Reuters - Trump says Iran nuclear deal possible as sanctions bite - Jeff Mason, Malcolm Foster
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Czech utility CEZ could exit most foreign markets - CEO - Jason Hovet and Jan Lopatka
  • LiveScience - How Did Radiation Affect the 'Liquidators' of the Chernobyl Nuclear Meltdown? - Yasemin Saplakoglu
  • East Idaho News - It was the first nuclear reactor to produce electricity using atomic power, and you're invited to take a tour
  • Merco Press - Hazardous radioactive material stolen in Uruguay
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima and Nagasaki slam U.S. subcritical nuclear test
  • High Country News - Letter: America's nuclear past - Ray Gulick, Bernalillo, New Mexico
  • NHK World - Suga on US subcritical nuclear test
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors protest recent US test
  • Firstpost India - India is contributing a tenth of the tech going into the largest nuclear reactor of its kind
  • Nature Research Journal - Revisiting the cold case of cold fusion - Curtis P. Berlinguette, Yet-Ming Chiang, Jeremy N. Munday, Thomas Schenkel, David K. Fork, Ross Koningstein & Matthew D. Trevithick
  • UrduPoint News - Rosatom's Institute To Assist China In Implementing Nuclear Energy Projects - Report
  • LA Progressive - Ohio's Atomic Lemon Socialism Must Die!
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Editorial: Welcome shift to facts on Santee Cooper debate
  • Irish Independent - '40 Hiroshimas in 20 hours, and 48 more tomorrow...' - Declan Lynch
  • Tri-City Herald - Nature on the eve of destruction - Jim Conca
  • BBC News - The city in the shadow of an ageing nuclear reactor - Daryl Mersom
  • Asahi Shimbun - Study: China increasingly emitting banned, ozone-killing CFC - Ryoma Komiyama
  • Mehr News Agency - Trump says US inclined for talks if Iran is too
  • Press TV - Trump says US not after regime change in Iran as war threats lose momentum
  • Press TV - Israeli military: Off-duty soldier set fire to Palestinian fields

    Sunday, May 26, 2019

  • Las Vegas Sun - Yucca Mountain is plenty safe, unless you live here - Judy Treichel
  • Las Vegas Sun - Bill de Blasio brings presidential campaign to Vegas, calls Trump 'Con Don' - Ricardo Torres-Cortez
  • West Hawaii Today - Video shows PTA public meeting - Nancy Cook Lauer
  • Watertown Daily Times, NY - Blue water navy bill moves forward, advocates dispute House definitions - Abraham Kenmore
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Feds begin radioactivity tests at southern Ohio school - Jessica Wehrman
  • The Guardian - US efforts to jail Assange for espionage are a grave threat to a free media - Alan Rusbridger
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Piketon cleanup riddled with problems, GAO watchdog agency says - Jessica Wehrman
  • AP News - The Latest: Iraq to try help end crisis between US and Iran
  • AP News - German business with Iran down sharply as US sanctions bite
  • Reuters - Israelis protest moves to grant Netanyahu immunity, limit Supreme Court - Rahaf Ruby and Ammar Awad
  • Reuters - Turkey sends weapons to Syrian rebels facing Russian-backed assault: Syrian sources - Suleiman Al-Khalidi
  • The Hill blog - National security stakes of US nuclear energy - Ambassador Thomas Graham Jr. and Admiral Richard W. Mies
  • The Guardian - Russia launches new nuclear-powered icebreaker in bid to open up Arctic
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - Energy Secretary Perry sending scientists to assess radioactive contamination at Pike County school - Jeanne Houck, Cincinnati Enquirer
  • Sky News, UK - Russia launches huge nuclear icebreaker
  • National Review - Who Is to Blame for America's Disturbing Iran Policy? - George Will
  • Austin Statesman, TX - How a radioactive waste fees amendment was tied to a domestic violence bill - Price @Asherprice
  • AP News - Bolton says N. Korea missile tests violated UN resolutions - Mari Yamaguchi
  • NationofChange - Boondoggle, Inc. - William D. Hartung and Mandy Smithberger
  • Epoch Times - Huge 'Mutant Monster' With Gaping Mouth Caught Near Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Site - Li Yen
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Column: Ratepayers know Ohio's utility lobby is alive and well - Thomas Suddes
  • USGS - M 8.0 - 75km SSE of Lagunas, Peru
  • AP News - Magnitude 8 earthquake strikes Amazon jungle in Peru
  • Mehr News Agency - Iranian Deputy FM dismisses indirect, direct talks with US
  • Press TV - 'Israel has arrested 16,500 Palestinian minors since 2000'

    Saturday, May 25, 2019

  • FAIR.org - NYT Parrots US Propaganda on Hezbollah in Venezuela - Lucas Koerner and Ricardo Vaz
  • FAIR.org - Media Setting Up Iran as New 'Threat' That Must Be Confronted - Janine Jackson
  • FOX Video - Whatever Happened to the plan to store nuclear waste at Yucca Mountain?
  • Cheshire Live, Chester, UK - Cost of nuclear facility near Ellesmere Port spirals to almost £1bn - David Holmes
  • Salt Lake Tribune - More than 30 dead deer found near landfill in northeast of Salt Lake City - Morgan Smith
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Feds begin testing Piketon school. Students will be sent elsewhere next year - Jessica Wehrman
  • WECT, Wilmington, NC - Proposed bill would give local lawmakers power to dump toxic electronics in landfills - Jack Bailey
  • Albuquerque Journal - Former LANL scientist charged with lying - Mark Oswald
  • LA Monitor - Former LANL scientist indicted for false statements - Tris DeRoma
  • Reuters - Russia, eyeing Arctic future, launches nuclear icebreaker - Dmitry Vasilyev
  • Reuters - Qatar says economic conditions for Israeli-Palestinian peace require 'fair political solutions' - Hesham Hejali
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear waste: A hot business? - Thomas Gaulkin
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan to push for int'l conference on nuclear waste disposal at June G-20 meet - Hajime Nakatsugawa
  • Hartford Courant - Glastonbury officials working on plan for wells with high levels of uranium - Peter Marteka
  • NHK World - US conducted nuclear experiment in February
  • NHK World - US to sell weapons to Saudi Arabia to counter Iran
  • Warfare History Network - Nuclear Submarine Disaster - Mark Carlson
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Behind Ohio nuclear bailout bill are wily House speaker and big-spending utilities. Some things never change: Thomas Suddes - Thomas Suddes
  • Oak Ridge Today - Manhattan Project: Ride with a ranger on North Boundary Greenway on Saturday - John Huotari
  • WKBN/WYFX, Youngstown, OH - Valley senator isn't sold on details of new clean energy bill - Gerry Ricciutti
  • KUNC Colorado - Long-Running Yucca Mountain Debate Still Center of Nuclear Waste Fight - Noah Glick
  • Asahi Shimbun - Not a single watt of electricity, but still 1 trillion yen in basic revenue
  • ERR News - Estonian, Finnish environment authorities sign nuclear safety memorandum
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Russia still thinking about proposals to change Belarusian nuclear power plant loan terms
  • Kearney Hub, NE - Project to use tritium to date our groundwater - John Thorburn
  • Bellona - Russian-Chinese relations are warming the Arctic - Charles Digges
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 10km NW of Ohara, Japan
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan to push for int'l conference on nuclear waste disposal at June G-20 meet
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan Photo Journal: Solar spread
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Happiness across 3 generations after a life of hardship
  • Mehr News Agency - Russia does not seek US permission to coop. with Iran: Russian amb.
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's response to Trump should be practical
  • Mehr News Agency - Zarif's meetings with US senators to neutralize pressure groups' impact
  • Mehr News Agency - JCPOA cannot continue as a 'one-way street': senior MP
  • Press TV - Iran FM: Increased US military presence 'very dangerous'
  • Press TV - Video disproves Israel military statement on arson attack in West Bank
  • Press TV - Latakia chemical attack claim won't affect Syria's anti-terror fight: Damascus
  • Press TV - Israel calls Hezbollah 'strategic threat' to provoke world against it: Nasrallah
  • Austin Daily Herald - Editorial: Xcel's move to green a step in the right direction
  • Solartopia - Ohio's Atomic Lemon Socialism Must Die! - Harvey Wasserman, Solartopia
  • Solartopia - Hollywood Stars, Grassroots Activists, State Senator, Mayor & Major Organizations Ask Gov. Newsom to Fully Inspect Aged Diablo Canyon Nuclear Unit One Before it Re-Fuels - Harvey Wasserman, Solartopia
  • Seattle Times - Radiation in UW building: 200 employees being moved, cleanup could take at least six more weeks
  • KING5 Seattle - Radioactive hazmat spill cleanup at UW Medicine building in Seattle could take 6 weeks - Associated Press
  • AP News - Radioactive substance spills at UW Medicine building
  • Nevada Independent - Indy DC Download: Congressional delegation helps defeat Yucca funding as disaster aid bill stalls in the House - Humberto Sanchez
  • Yonhap News Agency - Seoul urges Tokyo to accept WTO's ruling on Fukushima seafood ban - colin@yna.co.kr
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Letter: $60k better spent on charity than nuke plant monitor - Brendan DuBois, Exeter

    Friday, May 24, 2019

  • Reno Gazette-Journal - 'It will poison everything.' Native Americans protest Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste site - Ed Komenda, Reno Gazette Journal
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Don't dodge the nuclear question - John Currell, Henderson
  • NRDC.org - House Committee Advances Historic Funding for Clean Energy - Arjun Krishnaswami
  • National Interest - FACT: A-10 Warthogs Can Be Armed with 'Radioactive' Ammo
  • National Catholic Reporter - Can we arm the nation without harming our own?--Part 3 of NCR's look at the toxic legacy of one Cold War-era nuclear weapons plant - Claire Schaeffer-Duffy
  • Inverse, New York, NY - 'Chernobyl' on HBO: Author of 'Midnight in Chernobyl' Separates Fact From Fiction - Nick Lucchesi
  • The Guardian - Assange extradition could test patience of Australia and US allies, Bob Carr warns - Michael McGowan
  • NDTV - Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange Charged With Violating Espionage Act
  • CounterPunch - Chelsea Manning is Showing Us What Real Resistance Looks Like - Kollibri terre Sonnenblume
  • Columbus Dispatch - Editorial: Legislature should enact Ohio whistleblower protection bill
  • Jackson Hole Radio - Historic Nuke Reactor Open For Tours
  • AP News - Plan to rescue Ohio's nuclear plants won't aid wind, solar - John Seewer
  • AP News - Closed Vermont Yankee nuke plant cooling towers to come down
  • Bloomberg - Trump to Send 1,500 More Troops to Mideast as Iran Tensions Rise - Margaret Talev and Anthony Capaccio
  • Bloomberg - Trump Sparks Oil Rally With Iran Tension, Then Rout With Trade War - Grant Smith
  • Reuters - Ohio House committee passes bill to save nuclear power plants - Scott DiSavino
  • World Nuclear News - Further DOE funds for advanced nuclear technology projects
  • World Nuclear News - Tiris project produces first yellowcake - Mauritania, West Africa
  • CNET - HBO's Chernobyl is bleak, brutal and absolutely necessary - Kent German
  • Fremont News Messenger - OpEd: Ohio needs nuclear energy, not nuclear talking pointsOhio needs nuclear energy, not nuclear talking points - Quinton Babcock
  • Greentech Media - Why Advanced Nuclear Reactors May Be Here Sooner Than Many Imagine - Ted Nordhaus and Jessica Lovering
  • DOE: Office of Nuclear Energy - U.S. Department of Energy Further Advances Nuclear Energy Technology through Awards of $10.6 Million
  • NK News - No resumption in nuclear talks without shift in U.S. thinking, North Korea says - Dagyum Ji and Oliver Hotham
  • OilPrice - Canada's Oil Hotspot Considers Going Nuclear - Haley Zaremba
  • Park Record, Park City, UT - OpEd: Yes, humans err, but that's no reason to forsake nuclear energyYes, humans err, but that's no reason to forsake nuclear energy - Allison Cook, Park City
  • Wyoming Public Media - Long-Running Yucca Mountain Debate Still Center of Nuclear Waste Fight - Noah Glick
  • MIT Tech - For one graduate student, MIT's nuclear reactor is like a "second home" - Leda Zimmerman | Nuclear Reactor Lab
  • Lockport Union-Sun & Journal, NY - OUR VIEW: Putting nuclear waste cleanup in perspective
  • Sputnik News - Russia Mulls Processing Germany's Used Nuclear Fuel - Rosatom
  • Exchange Monitor - Anne White Out as DOE Nuclear Cleanup Office Boss, Sources Say - Wayne Barber
  • Exchange Monitor - Officials in Ohio Consider Firms for Third-Party Sampling for Contamination Near Portsmouth - Wayne Barber
  • Exchange Monitor - Legislation Ups Hanford Funding to $2.4 Billion
  • Exchange Monitor - House Panel Seeks to Weigh Impact of DOE Order on Worker Safety - Wayne Barber
  • Orange County Register - Nuclear waste from San Onofre would get first dibs for relocation under new bill - Teri Sforza
  • Daily Telegraph - France acknowledges Polynesian islands 'strong-armed' into dangerous nuclear tests - Henry Samuel, Paris
  • Independent Barents Observer - Design flaws delay Russia's most high-tech nuclear submarine - Thomas Nilsen
  • WVXU Cincinnati Public Radio - Despite Energy Department Outreach, Radiation Fears Remain In Piketon - Nick Evans
  • Bloomberg - In the Mideast, the Enemy of My Enemy Can Still Be My Enemy - Benjamin Harvey
  • Al Jazeera - Trump prepared to bypass Congress on Saudi arms sale: senators - William Roberts
  • Standard-Examiner, Ogden, UT - While national lawmakers push Hill AFB nuclear program, Utah officials asking for help on nearby roads - Mitch Shaw
  • GMA News, Philippines - 27 hurt as bus slams into wall of Bataan nuke plant
  • Energy News Network - Minnesota lawmakers stall on clean energy policy - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Herald Journal, Logan, UT - Letter: Nuclear power plan needs long, hard look Nuclear power plan needs long, hard look - Dave Powelson, Logan
  • Houston Chronicle - STP gets federal money for fire protection study - L.M. Sixel
  • Aiken Standard, SC - New Savannah River Site cleanup contract targets liquid waste, nuclear materials - Colin Demarest
  • Capistrano Dispatch - NRC Gives Edison the OK to Download Spent Nuclear Fuel at SONGS Again - Shawn Raymundo
  • Independent Barents Observer - «Arktika» is dead, long live «Arktika» - Thomas Nilsen
  • IAEA - IAEA Wraps Up International Symposium on Isotope Hydrology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Statehouse Report, SC - MY TURN, Knapp: It's good to keep moving forward on Santee Cooper
  • Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, MA - C-10 discusses measuring Seabrook Station radiation in Plaistow - Rachel DeBerardinis
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Vermont Yankee cooling towers to be demolished - Susan Smallheer
  • NJ Spotlight - A False Answer, a Big Political Connection and $260M in Tax Breaks - Nancy Solomon, WNYC, and Jeff Pillets
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - SC's new Energy Freedom Act opens up energy-production markets to more competition - Tom Davis
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 7km NW of Sakado, Japan
  • IAEA - Eradication of a Transient Actionable Entry of Bactrocera scutellata (Hendel) in Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico
  • Mainichi Daily - Hibakusha: Law allowing collective self-defense sparks fear for future of trust in Japan
  • Mehr News - Deputy FM Araghchi, German diplomat discuss JCPOA in Tehran
  • Press TV - Trump announces US military buildup in Middle East
  • Press TV - US senate unveils $750-billion proposal aimed at China's growing influence
  • Press TV - Russian air defense thwarts missile attack on Syria's Hmeimim airbase
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: FR Document: 2019-10894 Citation: 84 FR 24124 PDF Page 24124
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge FR Document: 2019-10927 Citation: 84 FR 24123 PDF Pages 24123-24124
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford FR Document: 2019-10928 Citation: 84 FR 24123 PDF Page 24123
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth FR Document: 2019-10926 Citation: 84 FR 24122 PDF Pages 24122-24123

    Thursday, May 23, 2019

  • KSNV News3LV - House spending panel ditches pro-Yucca Mountain amendment - Associated Press
  • Idaho State Journal - INL funding mostly flat in proposed DOE budget - Nathan Brown
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Nuclear waste too risky for usNuclear waste too risky for us - Charles Parrish, Las Vegas
  • Boulder City Review - Lee focused on making difference for veterans - Chuck N. Baker
  • Nevada Independent - Las Vegas is a popular fundraising stop for federal lawmakers, report shows - Humberto Sanchez
  • World Nuclear News - Final Oak Ridge gaseous diffusion facilities demolished
  • World Nuclear News - Bulgaria starts formal process to find investor for Belene project
  • World Nuclear News - Russia, Vietnam progress with nuclear research centre project
  • World Nuclear News - TVO starts work to resolve Olkiluoto 3 vibration issue
  • World Nuclear News - Canadian pre-licensing review starts for BWRX-300
  • World Nuclear News - Hungary makes environmental case for Paks expansion
  • Stars and Stripes - This Memorial Day, veterans take on another threat: rising cancer deaths in the ranks - Tara Copp
  • World Nuclear News - Used fuel transfers to resume at San Onofre
  • CBS News - Inspectors say FAA pressures them to ignore critical plane problems: "The flying public needs to wake up"
  • CNN - These doctors risked their careers to expose the dangers children face in immigrant family detention - Catherine E. Shoichet and Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez
  • Bloomberg Big Law - Fraud Whistleblowers Face Big Split Over Race to Courthouse Rule - Daniel Seiden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - LANL Profile: Bill Priedhorsky - LANL News
  • Exchange Monitor - Parties Prepare to Start Mediation Over WIPP Waste Volume
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Troubled Tri-Cities businessman wants bankruptcy judge to erase up to $10 million in debts - Kristin M. Kraemer
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Ohio House Republicans overhaul 'clean-energy' bill to focus on nuclear, coal subsidies - Jeremy Pelzer
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Senate votes to oppose nuclear weapons delivery systems in Vermont - Mark Johnson
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - CEO: Xcel will likely need gas or nuclear power to reach carbon-free goals - Mike Hughlett
  • Livermore Independent - Letter: Urges Senate to Confirm Nuclear Expert - Jeff Garberson
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Ohio House committee adds coal plant subsidies to nuke bailout bill: Capitol Letter - Jeremy Pelzer
  • RTL Today - The Chamber wants to put pressure on France - Tim Morizet
  • Connecticut Mirror - Giveaways to Millstone won't guarantee more winter power - Cynthia Arcate
  • Romania Insider - Subsidies for new Romanian nuke reactors frustrate large industrial energy users

    Wednesday, May 22, 2019

  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Funding fight to make Yucca Mountain nuclear waste site stalls in Washington - Ed Komenda
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada delegation wins one battle on nuclear waste funding - Gary Martin
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL funding mostly flat in proposed DOE budget - Nathan Brown
  • Nevada Current - Nevada delegation wins a round in fight over Yucca funding - Jeniffer Solis
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Committee approves Energy-Water bill without Yucca funds - Jeremy Dillon and Ariel Wittenberg
  • The Hill blog - House panel advances $46 billion energy bill, defying Trump - Niv Elis
  • National Catholic Reporter - Federal workers struggle for years to prove they got sick on the job--Part 2 of NCR's look at the toxic legacy of one nuclear weapons plant - Claire Schaeffer-Duffy
  • McClatchy DC - This Memorial Day, veterans take on another threat: rising cancer deaths in the ranks - Tara Copp
  • MarketWatch - Mallinckrodt shares crater after drug maker files suit to protect Medicaid patient access to Acthar - Ciara Linnane
  • Fort Worth Star-Telegram - City of Fort Worth destroyed evidence in whistleblower case, employee alleges in memo - Deanna Boyd
  • JD Supra - DOE Proposes Changes to Part 708 – Contractor Employee Protection Program - Morgan Lewis
  • Albuquerque Journal - Study questions whether LANL, DOE can meet 'pits' production goal - Mark Oswald
  • CBS 2, Idaho - Comment sought on assessment for expanding capabilities at the INL Power Grid Test Bed
  • Tri-City Herald - Thousands of Hanford workers tested for drugs and alcohol. Some failed, and more testing is planned - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - U.S. House budget for Hanford would restore most of the Trump administration cuts - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Speedy reactor cleanups may carry both risks and rewards - Bob Salsberg
  • AP News - Feds say San Onofre nuclear fuel transfers can resume
  • AP News - Energy Secretary orders data released near ex-uranium plant
  • AP News - The Latest: Top officials say US doesn't want war with Iran
  • Bloomberg - Iran Says It Will Hit Limit on Nuclear Stockpile in Weeks - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Wall Funding of $1.57 Billion Yields 1.7 Miles of Fence - Edvard Pettersson
  • Bloomberg - Pompeo's Iran Intelligence Briefing Fails to Reassure Democrats - Daniel Flatley and Steven T. Dennis
  • Bloomberg - California Sues Trump Administration to Recover $1 Billion for Rail Project - Kartikay Mehrotra
  • Reuters - Iranians tense and apprehensive as whispers of war spread - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Nevada Independent - House panel advances DOE budget bill with no funding for Yucca - Humberto Sanchez
  • CNBC - US must 'reassert global leadership' in nuclear energy or lose out to Russia and China - Sens. Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-Rhode Island)
  • New England Public Radio - A Post-Nuclear Reality Settles In For Vernon, Vermont - Carrie Healy
  • Fox 28, Columbus, OH - Pike County residents protest nuclear facility after Uranium detected at school - Rachael PentonTuesday
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Nuclear oversight board will keep an eye on proposed MOX rework, chairman says - Colin Demarest
  • MEAWW.com - Closing Three Mile Island plant is a mistake because nuclear energy is our best bet to combat climate change, says expert - Namrata Tripathi
  • The Hankyoreh - Trump says there are "five nuclear facilities" in North Korea during interview - Kim Ji-eun
  • Montel News - Nuclear start-up won't solve Finnish capacity squeeze – TSO - Mikko Mäkitalo
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Nagasaki activist, 79, looks to entrust nuclear movement to next generation
  • Jordan Times - House panel demands scrapping nuclear project, citing 'waste of public funds'
  • WAAY-TV Huntsville - Largest-ever TVA upgrade underway at Browns Ferry nuclear plant in Athens
  • Daily Telegraph - Years and Years, episode 2 recap: well, there was no nuclear war but that didn't stop a disaster - Michael Hogan
  • Estevan Mercury - Is nuclear power an option for Estevan?
  • Inside Defense - House appropriators propose $15.9 billion for NNSA - John Liang
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria is Officially Seeking for an Investor for Belene Nuclear Power Plant
  • News Ghana, Nigeria - Rosatom moves to address Africa's energy crisis. - Ike Dzokpo
  • UrduPoint News - Norway To Co-Finance Russian Spent Nuclear Fuel Management - Foreign Ministry Official - Muhammad Irfan
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - DOE secretary urges Piketon officials to move quickly on testing as protesters appear at info event - Jessica Wehrman
  • Maritime Executive - Russia Dismantles One of its Nuclear Ice-Breaking Legends - Anna Kireeva and Charles Digges
  • NHK World - S.Korea reactor not stopped despite excess output
  • The State, SC - SC lawmakers set decision on Santee Cooper sale for 2020, leaving employees in limbo - Avery G. Wilks
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO decides not to hire foreign workers at nuclear plant - WSBT 22, Mishawaka, IN
  • WSBT Mishawaka, IN - billion of your tax dollars spent improperly - Kristine Frazao
  • Forces Network, UK - Men Used As 'Guinea Pigs' In Atomic Weapons Tests Should Be Compensated, MP Says
  • JD Supra - Energy Snippets - Charles Marais
  • NRC - IV-19-012 NRC Has Determined Fuel Loading Can Be Safely Resumed at San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 6km SE of Hualian, Taiwan
  • NHK World - Nagasaki airs out register of atomic bomb victims
  • Press TV - China says JCPOA implementation sole way to ease tensions, as US blows hot and cold on Iran
  • Press TV - Russia, France, Germany defend JCPOA, support trade with Iran
  • Press TV - Like Iraq War time, US administration is lying, American senator suggests
  • Press TV - Israel lobby in US pushing for war against Iran: Analyst
  • Press TV - Iran says ready to support nuclear deal 'just as France did'
  • Press TV - Israel dragging US into war with Iran: Analyst
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice: Petition to Designate Class of Employees to be Included in Special Exposure Cohort: West Valley Demonstration Project in West Valley, NY FR Document: 2019-10659 Citation: 84 FR 23567 PDF Pages 23567-23568
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: Advanced Power Reactor 1400 (APR1400) Design Certification FR Document: 2019-10715 Citation: 84 FR 23439 PDF Pages 23439-23456 (18 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: Advanced Power Reactor 1400 (APR1400) Design Certification FR Document: 2019-10716 Citation: 84 FR 23500 PDF Pages 23500-23503

    Tuesday, May 21, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Yucca funding fight expected in US House committee - Gary Martin
  • CBS19 News, Charlottesville, VA - Congress continues search for nuclear waste dump - Kyle Midura
  • Politico - House approps ready to mark up Energy-Water - Kelsey Tamborrino w/Eric Wolff, Annie Snider, Alex Guillén and Gavin Bade
  • ANSA Italia - Law to protect soldiers from uranium--'Soon', no longer have to prove fell ill on duty
  • KPVI Pocatello - Study finds Illinois workers' compensation claims remain higher than most states - Greg Bishop
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - GAO report on key whistleblower practices for Congress released - Maya Efrati
  • Lexology - Toothless no more: Australia's new whistleblower protection laws - Karli Evans and Christopher Charalambous
  • Lexology - Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman PC - David B. Honig and Drew B. Howk
  • Federal Times - To limit leaks to the public, Senate panel takes step to better protect whistleblowers - Dwight Weingarten, Medill News Service
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL to help power next year's Mars mission - Nathan Brown
  • OPB.org - Worker At Hanford Contaminated In Lab Scheduled For Demolition - Anna King
  • Exchange Monitor - Appropriations Bill Would Restore Most Hanford Funding
  • AP News - The Latest: Rouhani: US economic pressure won't defeat Iran
  • AP News - The Future of the Israeli Defense Industry to 2024 - Defense Expenditure Anticipated to Be $130.3 Billion, Driven by the Need to Secure Itself Against Potential Threats - ResearchAndMarkets.com
  • World Nuclear News - US needs new approach to advanced reactor demonstration, report says
  • World Nuclear News - Kakrapar unit restarts after modernisation
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA sees improved operational safety at Golfech
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel for unit 2 of Belarus plant clears inspection
  • World Nuclear News - Xcel to seek extension of Monticello operation
  • Reuters France - EUROPE POWER-Wind and nuclear output weighs on spot power prices - Bate Felix
  • Greenfield Recorder, MA - Nuclear plant's new owners receive high marks - Anita Fritz
  • Yahoo! Finance - Risks, rewards in speedier nuclear plant closures - [Associated Press Videos]
  • Exchange Monitor - Yucca Mountain Down, Not Out, in FY20 Energy Bill
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Manual scram initiated at Pilgrim Station - David Kindy
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim shuts down days before closure - Christine Legere
  • Alabama News - TVA completing $500M upgrade at Alabama nuclear plant - Paul Gattis
  • IAEA - Using Nuclear Science to Better Understand Drought - Alejandra Silva, video: Martin Klingenböck, drone footage: Jared von Rooyen
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal, PA - Editorial: Closing of Three Mile Island is right decision, but now state must plan for futureClosing of Three Mile Island is right decision, but now state must plan for future
  • Philippine Information Agency - DOE hosts the 7th ASEAN Nuclear Energy Cooperation Sub-sector Network - DOE
  • BelTA - Rosatom makes fuel to start second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Hyphen Magazine, San Francisco - Marshallese-Americans commemorate 73 years in exile - Caroline Ferguson
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRNS subcontracting scrutinized in yearslong Energy Department audit - Colin Demarest
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Why Waiting To Sell Santee Cooper Might Be A Better Idea Than We Thought
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Hanford radioactive contamination raised concerns. How a piece of tape fixed the problem
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Meets with Presidents of Lithuania, Estonia, and Latvia
  • NRC - III-19-011 NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2018 Performance of Byron Nuclear Power Station
  • NRC - I-19-012 NRC Schedules Webinar to Discuss 2018 Safety Performance at Pennsylvania Nuclear Power Plants
  • IAEA - IAEA Safety Mission Sees Significant Progress at France's Golfech Nuclear Power Plant, Encourages Continued Improvement
  • NHK World - TEPCO told to secure safety for foreign workers
  • Japan Times - Tepco cautioned about employing foreign workers at Fukushima nuclear plant under new visa system
  • Mainichi Daily - TEPCO urged to be cautious about using foreign workers in Fukushima
  • Mainichi Daily - Hibakusha: 82-yr-old continues to speak for Hiroshima's unheard voices at home and abroad
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations: Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2019-10315 Citation: 84 FR 23074 PDF Pages 23074-23083 (10 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Exelon Generation Co., LLC Clinton Power Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2019-10549 Citation: 84 FR 23085 PDF Pages 23085-23087
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice LaCrosseSolutions, LLC; La Crosse Boiling Water Reactor, Vernon County, WI FR Document: 2019-10488 Citation: 84 FR 23083 PDF Pages 23083-23085
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Luminant Generation Co., LLC; Comanche Peak Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2019-10519 Citation: 84 FR 23087 PDF Pages 23087-23089
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Maine Yankee Atomic Power Co.; Maine Yankee Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2019-10541 Citation: 84 FR 23072 PDF Pages 23072-23074
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Application: FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co.; Beaver Valley Power Station, Unit No. 1, Davis Besse Nuclear Power Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2019-10545 Citation: 84 FR 23087 PDF Page 23087
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-10699 Citation: 84 FR 23085 PDF Page 23085

    Monday, May 20, 2019

  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-19-31 - Savannah River Nuclear Solutions Subcontract Administration
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-19-30 - Department of Energy's Quality Assurance: Commercial Grade Dedication of Items Relied on for Safety
  • Exchange Monitor - Dem Presidential Candidates Join Anti-Yucca Chorus
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: 4 fights to watch as energy, environment bills get votes - George Cahlink and Geof Koss
  • Nevada Appeal - Gary Duarte: Nevada opposes strategic importance of America - Gary J. Duarte
  • KOTA-TV Rapid City, SD - Congress continues search for nuclear waste dump - Kyle Midura
  • UNLV News Center - Presentation: Francis Cucinotta
  • National Catholic Reporter - Government workers were kept in the dark about their toxic workplace--As US modernizes its nuclear weapons, NCR looks at the legacy of one Cold War-era plant - Claire Schaeffer-Duffy
  • Columbus Dispatch - Fixing Ohio whistleblower law gains bipartisan support - Ben Deeter
  • Myamar Times - Anti-graft commission readies Whistleblower Protection Bill
  • RT - 'Dangerous, disturbing': Whistleblower raided by US police for refusing to reveal source talks to RT
  • Democracy Now! - Sweden Requests Detention of Assange as WikiLeaks Accuses U.S. of Illegally Seizing His Property
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Historic reactor to open for summer Friday
  • Taos News - Public meetings happening this week: town talks nukes, everyone looks at budgets
  • Gizmodo Australia - This Town Didn't Want To Be A Radioactive Waste Dump. The Government Is Giving Them No Choice - Yessenia Funes
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Experts: Cheaper methods possible to treat Hanford waste
  • Seattle Times - Setbacks reported in Hanford cleanup site close by Richland and the Columbia River - Hal Bernton
  • Exchange Monitor - Pantex Explosives Facility Cleared for Full Scale Ops After Two Years
  • Exchange Monitor - NRC Sets $782.5M Fee Take for FY19
  • AP News - Reports: Iran quadruples production of enriched uranium - NASSER KARIMI and JON GAMBRELL
  • AP News - Iranian semi-official news agencies, quoting nuclear official, say Iran quadruples production of low-enriched uranium
  • AP News - Reports: Iran quadruples production of enriched uranium - Nasser Karimi and Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Once again, Iraq caught up in tensions between US and Iran - Qassim Abdul-Zahra and Bassem Mroue
  • Bloomberg - Trump Warns Iran It Faces Ruin If It 'Wants to Fight' With U.S. - Mark Niquette
  • Bloomberg - Iran Accelerates Production of Enriched Uranium as Tensions Rise - Golnar Motevalli
  • Bloomberg - A Tiny Hole at Sweden's Oldest Atomic Plant Upends Nuclear Revival--Industry and lawmakers in Sweden want Vattenfall to reverse a decision to close two aging reactors. - Jesper Starn
  • Bloomberg - Australia's Climate Wars Set to Heat Up After Coal Champion Wins - Jason Scott and James Thornhill
  • Reuters - Iran increases by fourfold the rate of production of low enriched uranium - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - EDF Energy extends outages at UK's Hunterston nuclear plant - Susanna Twidale
  • Washington Post - The U.S. put nuclear waste under a dome on a Pacific island. Now it's cracking open. - Kyle Swenson
  • Epoch Times - 'Nuclear Coffin' Might Be Leaking Radioactive Material Into Pacific, Says UN Chief - Jack Phillips
  • Yahoo! Finance - Pennsylvania's Nuclear Fumble Will Be a Costly Climate Mistake - Maxx Chatsko, The Motley Fool
  • Center for Public Integrity - Survey: Most Americans want to curb the president's power to launch nuclear attacks - Patrick Malone
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Iowa Residents Overwhelmingly Want Presidential Candidates to Share Views on Nuclear Weapons
  • World Nuclear News - Speech: Nuclear needed to decarbonise economies
  • World Nuclear News - New US uranium production and resource data released
  • World Nuclear News - Head of IAEA visits Cuba
  • National Interest - Israel vs. Russia: The Middle East War That Could Become a Nuclear Train Wreck--Yes, this could happen - Michael Peck
  • KSL-TV - Decommissioned Eastern Idaho nuclear reactor opens for tours - Associated Press
  • Forbes blog - Could A Chernobyl Happen Again? - Robert Rapier
  • Columbus Dispatch - Column: Statehouse full steam ahead on nuclear plants' bailout - Thomas Suddes
  • TASS - Press review: Can Iran make the Bomb in under a year and Turkey wants Russia's new S-500s
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear is part of South Africa's energy mix, states Minister Jeff Radebe
  • The Nation Nigeria - 'Why Nigeria needs nuclear energy' - Akinola Ajibade By Akinola Ajibade
  • KHL Construction Europe - Nuclear plant for Poland - Mike Hayes
  • CBC Canada - 'We should get the hell out of here': Ex-diplomat recalls mission to rescue students in Chornobyl disaster - Jennifer Clibbon
  • World Economic Forum - What's going on in Chernobyl today? - Alex Thornton
  • KT Press, Rawanda - Rwanda,Russia Sign Nuclear Energy Deal - Dan Ngabonziza
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - SC lawmakers begin three-day special session to discuss budget, Santee Cooper & Panthers - Emily Scarlett
  • Cape Cod Times - Problem with circulating pump shuts down Pilgrim - Christine Legere
  • DOE - The U.S. Department of Energy Announces $46 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Leads Presidential Delegation To Inauguration Of His Excellency Voloydymyr Zelenskyy, President Of Ukraine
  • NRC - 19-024 NRC Amends Licensing, Inspection, Annual Fees for FY 2019
  • IAEA - Director General Amano Commends Latin American Countries for Peaceful Use of Nuclear Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Event Marking 35th Anniversary of ARCAL
  • Mehr News - Iran's uranium enrichment rate increased by fourfold with new design
  • Mehr News - Capturing Al-Baghdadi: West new pretext to plunder Libya oil
  • Press TV - Iran quadruples production of 3.67% enriched uranium: AEOI
  • Press TV - Russia repels missile attack by militants on its main airbase in Syria's Latakia
  • Press TV - Hawkish US senator warns Iran of 'overwhelming military response'
  • Press TV - Will Trump regime war hawks attack Iran militarily?
  • Press TV - Fresh Saudi strike leaves four civilians dead, nearly dozen injured in Yemen
  • Press TV - Satellite images show major damage to Saudi oil sites as Yemen vows to attack 300 targets
  • Press TV - Waging war on Iran or Venezuela would be madness: US writer
  • Press TV - Video shows Israeli settlers attacking Palestinians under army protection
  • Press TV - Trump says no war, but won't let Iran have nuclear weapons
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Arizona Public Service Co.; Palo Verde Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2019-10420 Citation: 84 FR 22911 PDF Pages 22911-22913
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Pacific Gas and Electric Co.; Humboldt Bay Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2019-10419 Citation: 84 FR 22913 PDF Pages 22913-22915
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Application: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 FR Document: 2019-10355 Citation: 84 FR 22907 PDF Pages 22907-22911
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: 665th Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2019-10468 Citation: 84 FR 22906 PDF Pages 22906-22907

    Friday, May 17, 2019

  • Daily Energy Insider - Bill to amend nuclear waste policy introduced in the House - Dave Kovaleski
  • Nevada Independent - Sanders campaign highlights tribal community opposition to Yucca Mountain in new video - Megan Messerly
  • Nevada Independent - Indy Environment: Fire restoration in the Great Basin, fluid water bills and plutonium accountability - Daniel Rothberg
  • YouTube - Chelsea Manning held in contempt, ordered back to jail - CBS News
  • Los Angeles Times - Chelsea Manning sent back to jail for refusing to testify - Associated Press
  • Exchange Monitor - Wrap Up: DNFSB Delays Hearing on Idaho, WIPP Incidents
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Española Company PMI Wins $52 Million Subcontract With Los Alamos National Laboratory - LANL News
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Involuntary layoffs expected at AMWTP later this year - Nathan Brown
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Historic power reactor opens for tours
  • KING5 Seattle - Contamination events force project shut down at Hanford nuclear site - Susannah Frame
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - There are cheaper ways to treat Hanford waste, scientists say. State wants proof - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - 'How can we comment on this?' Critics say Hanford budget meeting lacks vital details - Annette Cary
  • CounterPunch - “Get Your Endangered Species Off My Bombing Range!” - by Joan Roelofs
  • CityWatch Los Angeles - More to the Woolsey Fire Than Flames and Heat … Untold Sources of Radiation Risk! - Christine Rowe
  • AP News - Iran's top diplomat presses efforts to save nuclear deal - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - AP EXPLAINS: Science of uranium enrichment amid Iran tension - Malcolm Ritter
  • AP News - Saudis blame Iran for drone attack amid calls for US strikes - Aya Batrawy
  • AP News - Trump tries to tamp down talk of war with Iran - DEB RIECHMANN and MATTHEW LEE
  • AP News - Congressional leaders get classified briefing on Iran - Susannah George
  • Bloomberg - Options for U.S. and Iran Are Narrowing, Says Former Assistant Secretary of State
  • Bloomberg - Fastest-Growing Nuclear Business Is Tearing Down U.S. Plants - Will Wade
  • Reuters - Select Energy Services exploring options, including sale: Bloomberg - Shradha Singh
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-S.Africa power utility Eskom raises $361 million through loan drawdowns - Tanisha Heiberg
  • Reuters - China backs Iran during U.S. tensions - Ben Blanchard
  • Power Technology - Nuclear Power in South Africa: Past, present and future - Jack Unwin
  • Washington Post - I oversaw the U.S. nuclear power industry. Now I think it should be banned. - Gregory Jaczko
  • KGW Portland - Oregon company designs a different kind of nuclear reactor - Keely Chalmers
  • Oak Ridge Today - NRC still reviewing early site permit for Clinch River Nuclear Site - John Huotari
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Federal court rejects TVA move to cancel sale of Bellefonte Nuclear Power Plant to developer Franklin Haney - Dave Flessner
  • Globalnews.ca - Sask. premier sees small nuclear reactors as possible energy source
  • Hastings Observer - Letter: Alternatives to nuclear energyAlternatives to nuclear energy - Stephen Taylor,Chapel Park Road, St Leonards
  • Kenya News Agency - Residents Express Safety Concerns Over Nuclear Plant
  • KFDA Amarillo - New Pantex building approved for operations - Britt Snipes
  • Mother Jones - John Bolton Has Wanted War With Iran Since Before You Were Born - Dan Spinelli
  • IAEA - Understanding the World's Water Resources: IAEA International Symposium on Isotope Hydrology to Start Next Week - Lucía Ortega, IAEA Department of Nuclear Science and Applications; Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • DOE - Readout of Mark W. Menezes Visit to the Appalachian Region
  • NRC - 19-024 NRC Amends Licensing, Inspection, Annual Fees for FY 2019
  • NRC - 19-023 NRC Makes Senior Management Selections
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO postpones work to remove exhaust stack at Fukushima plant
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran, Japan discuss US sanctions, JCPOA-related issues
  • Mehr News - VIDEO: At least 6 killed in Saudi airstrikes on Yemen
  • Mehr News - Yemen's drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities not linked to Iran: Ansarullah
  • Mehr News - Int'l community should step in to save JCPOA: FM Zarif
  • Press TV - Iran urges 'practical measures' to safeguard JCPOA
  • Press TV - Syria says its air defenses intercept several Israeli projectiles
  • Press TV - US airstrike kills 8 Afghan police officers
  • Press TV - Iran has been target of US imperialism since 1979: Scholar
  • Press TV - Israel arrests 100 Palestinians in first ten days of Ramadan: Rights group
  • Ripon Advance, Washington DC - Shimkus offers bipartisan proposal to guide America's nuclear waste policy reform
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - Rep. Titus Statement on No Yucca Mountain Funding in Appropriations Bill U.S. Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL)
  • SanOnofreSafety.org - All Holtec nuclear waste thin-wall canisters likely damaged from inferior Holtec downloading systems - Donna Gilmore
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2019-10214 Citation: 84 FR 22492 PDF Pages 22492-22493
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Revision of Fee Schedules; Fee Recovery for Fiscal Year 2019 FR Document: 2019-10051 Citation: 84 FR 22331 PDF Pages 22331-22362 (32 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: NRC Form 313, Application for Materials License and NRC Forms 313A (RSO), 313A (AMP), 313A (ANP), 313A (AUD), 313A (AUT), and 313A (AUS) FR Document: 2019-10317 Citation: 84 FR 22524 PDF Pages 22524-22525
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Application: Tennessee Valley Authority; Clinch River Nuclear Site FR Document: 2019-10127 Citation: 84 FR 22523 PDF Pages 22523-22524
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Probabilistic Risk Assessment Information to Support Design Certification and Combined License Applications FR Document: 2019-10314 Citation: 84 FR 22522 PDF Page 22522
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Probabilistic Risk Assessment Information to Support Design Certification and Combined License Applications; Withdrawal FR Document: 2019-10319 Citation: 84 FR 22523 PDF Page 22523
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Review of Evaluation to Address Adverse Flow Effects in Equipment Other than Reactor Internals FR Document: 2019-10316 Citation: 84 FR 22522 PDF Pages 22522-22523

    Thursday, May 16, 2019

  • Nevada Independent - DOE budget bill triggers Yucca Mountain fight - Humberto Sanchez
  • Exchange Monitor - House Panel Advances Energy Appropriations Bill With No Money For Yucca Mountain
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - Duncan signs on to new Yucca Mountain funding bill - Adam Benson
  • Nevada Appeal - U.S. House subcommittee cuts Yucca Mountain funding
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: 'Big discussion' on Yucca Mountain looms in House - Geof Koss and George Cahlink
  • Dayton Daily News - Dayton Daily News investigation found contamination, sick workers at Piketon plant
  • Sputnik News - Side Effects of NATO's Yugoslavia Campaign: Cancer, Sterility & Mental Disorders
  • Consortium News - Target Iran! Francis Boyle positions sabre-rattling at Iran squarely inside the catastrophic saga of U.S. imperialism. - Francis Boyle
  • National Law Review - SCOTUS Issues Unanimous Whistleblower-Friendly Decision on FCA Limitations Period
  • Lexology - Whistleblowing Within the European Union: A Path Forward a Greater Protection - Paul Hastings LLP
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: LANL leaders must make safety the lab's top mission
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes examine remnants of long-gone Lake Terreton - Paul Menser
  • LA Monitor - Nuclear Facilities Safety Board postpones hearing on WIPP, Idaho waste storage - Jill McLaughlin
  • KOMO Seattle - Hanford contractor work went unpaid, lawsuit says - Associated PressThursday
  • Tri-City Herald - Popular Tri-Cities businessman sued again over Hanford work. Lawsuits now total $1.8 million - Annette Cary
  • Phys.org - UN chief concerned nuclear 'coffin' leaking in Pacific
  • CBS News - Nuclear "coffin" may be leaking radioactive material into Pacific Ocean, U.N. chief says
  • Reuters Africa - Iran plans no changes to nuclear centrifuges, IAEA ties - spokesman
  • World Nuclear News - Poland already preparing for nuclear plant, says energy minister
  • World Nuclear News - CNNC attains mass production of Hualong One fuel
  • World Nuclear News - Metallic fuel under consideration for NuScale SMR
  • World Nuclear News - UK regulator develops approach to 'rapid change'
  • Irish Journal - Heroic men were sent in to fight a nuclear disaster with shovels and their bare hands - Adi Roche
  • NJ Spotlight - Rate Counsel Challenges Nuclear Subsidy in Appellate Court - Tom Johnson
  • Irish Independent - National Grid profits plunge after nuclear power plans abandoned - Henry Saker-Clark, Press Association City Reporter
  • Press of Atlantic City, NJ - NJ utility board going to court over $300M nuclear bailout - Avalon Zoppo
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Long Term Operational Safety Review at China's Qinshan 1 Nuclear Power Plant
  • IAEA - Optimizing, Upgrading and Adapting Information Technology Applications in Fusion R&D - Matteo Barbarino, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Reuters - EDF to protect minority shareholders, seeks reform of nuclear regulation - Geert De Clercq
  • Orange County Register - Moving nuclear waste at San Onofre sparks war of words between contractor, community panel - Teri Sforza
  • Johannesburg Citizen, South Africa - SA's nuclear reactor shut down – again - Ciaran Ryan
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - 5 Reason's Why HB 6, Ohio's Nuclear Plant Subsidy Proposal, Should Be Rejected - Steve Clemmer, director of energy research, Clean Energy
  • Star Beacon, Ashtabula, OH - Power Plant bail out a tough sell
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Former chief scientist at Pike County uranium plant wants transparency and truth from feds - JoAnne Viviano
  • Baltic Times - Funding allocated for decommissioning of Salaspils nuclear reactor spent on films, quadbikes
  • Taiwan News - EPA approves decommissioning of Taiwan's No. 1 nuke reactor - Keoni Everington
  • Reuters - Regulator's decision on EDF's Flamanville 3 reactor expected in June - Bate Felix
  • Indian Express - Nuclear electricity has potential to meet India's increasing energy demand: Vice President
  • Business Standard - Nuclear power can reduce greenhouse gases: Vice President
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - DOE: Radioactive materials found at school below levels for public health concern - Cameron Knight
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant: Data shows history of low radiation levels - Mark Rosenberg
  • Echonetdaily - Secord and Saffin fight One Nation over nuclear power
  • Hivisasa - Kenya: State allays fears over proposed Sh500bn nuclear power plant - Ndung'u Wa Gathua.
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Editorial: Tougher PSC is long overdue
  • Alabama News - Lawsuit over Bellefonte sale to continue, judge orders - Paul Gattis
  • Reuters UK - German energy regulator urges quicker action on power grids - Vera Eckert
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRS 'integrated mission completion' contract added to Energy Department tracker - Colin Demarest
  • St. Louis Record - Case over alleged radioactive contamination from West Lake Landfill sent back to state court - Takesha Thomas
  • South Carolina Lawyers Weekly - Santee Cooper asks court to dismiss claim (access required)
  • NRC - 19-023 NRC Makes Senior Management Selections
  • NAS - Project Information - Enhancing U.S. Nuclear Forensics and Attribution Support Capabilities
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, Japan discuss US sanctions, JCPOA-related issues
  • Trend News Agency - Putin urging Iran to stick to nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency - Iran stops implementing parts of nuclear deal
  • Mehr News Agency - Future of the JCPOA does not look good: Paul Pillar
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran no threat to anybody in Iraq or elsewhere: Iran mission to UN
  • Mehr News Agency - Merkel welcomes Europe's unity in backing JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - Palestinians marking Nakba Day with mass rallies against Israel, US
  • Press TV - Iran FM rules out possibility of talks with US
  • Press TV - Iran showing maximum restraint despite US exit from nuclear deal: Zarif
  • Press TV - Trump angry with Pompeo and Bolton over Iran war threats: Washington Post
  • Press TV - US lawmakers worried about war with Iran amid tensions
  • Press TV - IRGC commander: Iran enemies have reached end of the line
  • Press TV - Syria to exhaust all means to retake Israeli-occupied Golan: Foreign Ministry
  • NHK World - Kono urges Iran to stick to nuclear deal
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Nuclear powers should lead world toward a mood for disarmament
  • Asahi Shimbun - Abe says Japan wants to develop ties with Iran
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan vows to work with Iran to ease nuclear-deal tension
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Access Authorization FR Document: 2019-10099 Citation: 84 FR 22172 PDF Pages 22172-22173
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Request for Visit FR Document: 2019-10095 Citation: 84 FR 22171 PDF Pages 22171-22172

    Wednesday, May 15, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - House bill guts funding for Yucca Mountain nuclear waste site - Gary Martin
  • Exchange Monitor - Yucca Mountain Bill Reintroduced in House
  • Exchange Monitor - Democrat-Controlled House Turns Against Yucca Mountain Funding
  • Nevada Independent - Annual DOE funding bill includes no funds for Yucca Mountain - Humberto Sanchez
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: McNerney, Shimkus carry on Yucca Mountain fight - Geof Koss
  • EastCountyToday, Antioch, CA - Reps. McNerney, Shimkus Introduce Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act
  • Nevada Current - Nevada may sway 2020 race, unfortunately - Hugh Jackson
  • Energy News - Democrats attempt to extend wind, solar tax credits - Dan Haugen
  • Climate Home - Australian voters can't trust the Coalition on climate and energy - Giles Parkinson
  • Exchange Monitor - DNFSB Postpones Hearing on Idaho, WIPP Incidents
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Energy Secretary Rick Perry's Oak Ridge National Laboratory Tour Highlights Research, Partnerships - DOE News
  • Vancouver Columbian - Hanford quality program inconsistent--DOE: Problems put public, water, workers at risk - Annette Cary, Tri-City Herald
  • NW News Network - Federal Report Says Hanford's Radioactive Waste Treatment Plant Is Built With Questionable Parts - Anna King
  • Tri-City Herald - What weighs 160 tons and needs a Lampson crane to lift?
  • AP News - Ontario Power Generation joins Terrestrial Energy's Nuclear Innovation Working Group to Support IMSR Power Plant Development
  • AP News - NuScale Power and Enfission Sign MOU to Explore Use of Next Generation Nuclear Fuel Technology
  • AP News - US pulls nonessential staff from Iraq amid Mideast tensions - JON GAMBRELL and PHILIP ISSA
  • AP News - Duke Energy executive says SC treating utility unfairly
  • Bloomberg - Interview: Former Energy Secretary Moniz Sees Russia as Existential Nuclear Threat to U.S.
  • WOSU Public Media, Columbus, OH - Piketon Residents Wrestle With Nuclear Plant's Legacy After School Closure - Nick Evans
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant: Five questions about uranium found inside Ohio school - Anne Saker
  • Energy News - Could nuclear subsidies offer blueprint to save New Hampshire biomass plants? - Bill Opalka
  • Sputnik News - Nuclear Power? Yes, Please! New Nuclear Reactor Eliminates Radioactive Waste
  • World Nuclear News - Santee Cooper claims ownership of Summer equipment
  • World Nuclear News - Steam generators in place at Tianwan unit 6
  • World Nuclear News - Energy investment insufficient to meet demand, says IEA
  • Charlotte Observer - Santee Cooper sues VC Summer contractor Westinghouse over abandoned nuclear equipment - Avery G. Wilks
  • Belsat.eu - Poland set to build nuclear power plant by 2033
  • Scottish Daily Express - Chernobyl: Heartbreaking story of how one family ALL got cancer after nuclear disaster - Abbie Llewelyn
  • Navajo-Hopi Observer - Nation and John Hopkins University agreement helps advance uranium exposure research
  • Belsat.eu - Turkey discovers cracks in its nuclear power plant foundation made by Rosatom
  • Romania-Insider - Romanian nuclear power producer posts 23% higher earnings
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Additional testing pledges don't temper radioactivity fears among Piketon residents - Jessica Wehrman
  • BBC News - Trump, Iran and the nuclear deal
  • Rockland Register - US: Nevada has'remarkable' disregard - Posted by Harvey Truce
  • Orlando Sentinel - Disney could still build nuclear power plant after bill fizzles in Legislature - Gabrielle Russon and Gray Rohrer
  • DownToEarth - Scientists meeting in France seek more funds for nuclear energy - Kundan Pandey
  • Patriot-News, PA - OpEd: The fight to preserve nuclear energy in PA isn't over - Rep. Thomas Mehaffie
  • Jamestown Foundation, Eurasia Daily Monitor - Russian Orthodoxy Shaping Moscow's Nuclear Policies - Paul Goble
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Highly enriched uranium from U.K. sent to Y-12 in Tennessee for storage, NNSA says - Colin Demarest
  • Toledo Blade - Democrats walk out on nuclear bill hearing - Jim Provance
  • NRDC.org - No Compromise Without Energy Efficiency - Daniel Sawmiller
  • Mainichi Daily News - Disaster-hit Fukushima shrines eye consolidation as key to survival
  • Charlotte Observer - Lawyers spar over $64 million in attorneys fees in $2.2 billion SCE&G nuclear settlement - Avery G. Wilks
  • IAEA - New IAEA Publication - Use of Laser Carbon Dioxide Carbon Isotope Analysers in Agriculture - Joanne Liou, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran stops implementing parts of nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency - Iran halting some of its JCPOA commitments from today - Elnur Baghishov
  • Mehr News Agency - Iranian diplomat says JCPOA is ill, needs a shock therapy
  • Mehr News Agency - Germany will exert every effort to save JCPOA: envoy
  • Mehr News Agency - JCPOA's redemption in need of Europeans' efforts: Kharrazi
  • Mehr News Agency - Tehran not to revoke decision on JCPOA ultimatum
  • Press TV - Ayatollah Khamenei rules out possibility of war with US despite tensions
  • Press TV - Iran suspends some commitments under 2015 nuclear deal: Official
  • Press TV - Tehran ready for any eventuality on nuclear issue: Iranian envoy to Britain
  • Press TV - Putin: Russia regrets seeing Iran nuclear deal unravel, done enough to save it
  • Press TV - Turkey slams West for interference in local election re-run
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice: Updating Federal Guidelines used by Public Health Agencies to Assess and Respond to Potential Cancer Clusters in Communities FR Document: 2019-09998 Citation: 84 FR 21786 PDF Pages 21786-21787
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC International NAC-UMS Universal Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1015, Amendment No. 7 FR Document: 2019-10017 Citation: 84 FR 21687 PDF Pages 21687-21691
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC International NAC-UMS Universal Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1015, Amendment No. 7 FR Document: 2019-10018 Citation: 84 FR 21728 PDF Pages 21728-21729
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: Measurement Standards Used at U.S. Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2019-09981 Citation: 84 FR 21727 PDF Pages 21727-21728
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Billing Instructions for NRC Cost Type Contract/Orders FR Document: 2019-09963 Citation: 84 FR 21838 PDF Pages 21838-21839
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery FR Document: 2019-09968 Citation: 84 FR 21839 PDF Pages 21839-21840

    Tuesday, May 14, 2019

  • Washington Times - OpEd: Making nuclear waste disposal a question of 'how,' not 'where'Making nuclear waste disposal a question of 'how,' not 'where' - Katie Tubb
  • Augusta Chronicle - Tank pump installed for SRS Salt Waste Processing Facility
  • Las Vegas Sun - Some in Nye County say Yucca Mountain could be a blessing. Others aren't convinced. - Miranda Willson
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Waste Disposal -- Isn't Science Supposed To Reduce The Uncertainty? - James Conca
  • Daily Energy Insider - House subcommittee examines Department of Energy priorities in hearing - Dave Kovaleski
  • Reuters - U.S. Supreme Court extends time for whistleblowers to file cases - Nate Raymond
  • Middle East Monitor - Israel spyware firm linked to Khashoggi case used to hack WhatsApp
  • Middle East Eye - Amnesty pushes Israel to restrict NSO Group after spyware used to target activists
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - LANL to open Manhattan Project National Historical Park Tours in July
  • Exchange Monitor - N3B Marks First Year as Los Alamos Legacy Cleanup Contractor
  • Exchange Monitor - School Near Portsmouth Site Closed While Contamination Issue Investigated
  • Exchange Monitor - Energy Dept. Waits for Congressional Action on GTCC Waste Disposal
  • Exchange Monitor - Interim Storage Raises Questions on Final Disposition of Used Fuel, Former NRC Chair Says
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Hanford quality issues could put public at risk, says a federal inspector. DOE disagrees - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Uranium from U.K. 'did not come' to Environmental Management at SRS, rep says - Colin Demarest
  • AP News - Trump says US not ramping up for military conflict with Iran
  • Bloomberg - What Europe Can and Can't Do to Save the Iran Nuclear Deal - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - Stop the Presses: U.S. Sanctions Leave Iran's Papers Short of Ink - Golnar Motevalli
  • Bloomberg - Pompeo Fails to Sway Allies on Iran in Awkward Surprise Visit - Patrick Donahue, Jonathan Stearns and Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - U.S. believes Iran proxies may be behind tanker attacks, official says - Mark Hosenball
  • Newsweek - Ohio School Closed After Enriched Uranium Discovered Inside: 'We Aren't Prepared for Something Like This' - David Brennan
  • WLWT Cincinnati - Detection of enriched uranium closes Pike County school; officials concerned about cancer risk
  • U.S. Naval Institute - Report to Congress on Iran's Nuclear Program - USNI News
  • RTO Insider - Nuclear Subsidies Still on the Table in Pennsylvania - Christen Smith
  • Oak Ridge Today - Highly enriched uranium from UK brought to Y-12 for secure storage - John Huotari
  • New York Times - Will Iran Revive Its Nuclear Program? - Patrick Chappatte
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Is Deal To Remove Nuke Material To Be Trusted? - Joe Schoenmann
  • WAFF Huntsville, AL - TVA, Nuclear Development face off in federal court over Bellefonte deal - Lindsey Connell
  • WHNT News 19 Huntsville, AL - TVA asks judge to dismiss lawsuit over failed sale of Bellefonte Nuclear plant - Posted 7:00 pm, May 13, 2019, by Brian Lawson
  • World Nuclear News - Polish academics urge end to Germany's nuclear phaseout
  • World Nuclear News - Viewpoint: Scientists urge commitment to nuclear in clean energy growth
  • World Nuclear News - Terrestrial Energy joins Generation IV Forum
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Radebe axes Nuclear Corp head over 'serious charges'
  • OBRag.org - San Onofre Nuke Plant Still in the News - Michael Steinberg
  • The Local Suisse - From opiates to nuclear fuel: What Switzerland has stockpiled for emergencies
  • Charlottesville Daily Progress - Emergency alert test set for North Anna nuclear plant
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Letter: Nuclear waste storage must be addressed - Darren W. Trahan, Austin, Texas
  • CleanTechnica - Nuclear Power Is Not Safe - George Harvey
  • Bustle.com - The Chernobyl Death Toll Is Way Greater Than The HBO Miniseries Could Ever Show - Jack O'Keeffe
  • Allentown Morning Call - Your View: Proposed legislation would save Pennsylvania nuclear power jobs - Frank Graboski
  • BelTA - Hope for constructive attitude to Belarusian nuclear power plant after election in Lithuania
  • TASS - Russia to float out universal nuclear-powered icebreaker on May 25
  • The State, SC - Santee Cooper sues VC Summer contractor Westinghouse over abandoned nuclear equipment - Avery G. Wilks
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Santee Cooper Showdown: Chaos Abounds - Is South Carolina any closer to selling its most notorious toxic asset?
  • USGS - M 7.5 - 45km NE of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea
  • IAEA - Isotopes Help Trace the Origin of Urban Water Pollution in Mauritius - Luciana Viegas, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Mehr News - Iran may quit JCPOA if nuclear case sent to Security Council
  • Mehr News - US pressure on Iran to yield no result: Putin
  • Press TV - Iranian nuclear program peaceful in nature: Russia's Lavrov
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-10094 Citation: 84 FR 21364 PDF Pages 21364-21365

    Monday, May 13, 2019

  • Nevada Current - Lone GOP Rep. Amodei: 'Now I am a collector's item' - Allison Winter
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - 17 years after work started on a $17 billion Hanford plant, crews are being hired to run it - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Feds and regulators to open talks on Hanford's next budget at Richland meeting
  • FCNL - Nuclear Calendar
  • Nevada Independent - On eve of security site visit and after giving maiden Senate speech, Rosen promises to hound DOE's Perry over promise to remove plutonium - Humberto Sanchez
  • EricMargolis.com - BOMB IRAN HALF WAY BACK TO THE STONE AGE - Eric Margolis |
  • Sputnik News - New RADIATION HOTSPOTS Exposed Near Chernobyl Site 33 Years After Disaster
  • Big Island Video News - THIS WEEK: Pohakuloa Training Area Meetings, Oral Arguments
  • Leaders League, Paris, France - Julian Assange: A Wanted Man - Caroline Castets
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - Whistleblowers need support. They aren't getting it, according to forensic accounting professor - Tinker Ready
  • techdirt - US Government Rings Up Another Whistleblower On Espionage Charges - Tim Cushing
  • ExchangeMonitor - Idaho Waste Treatment Plant Enters Home Stretch
  • ExchangeMonitor - Former DOE Nuclear Waste Chief Critical of Consent-Based Siting
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - LINE Commission to meet Thursday in Idaho Falls - Nathan Brown
  • Greenfield Recorder, MA - Remembering activist Thomas Wilson: 'He lived his principles'
  • AP News - China 'has no interest' in joining US-Russia nuclear deal
  • AP News - Terrestrial Energy Joins Generation IV International Forum
  • AP News - Federal hearing to review South Dakota uranium mine dispute
  • Bloomberg - Exasperated Europeans Face Surprise Pompeo Visit on Iran - Patrick Donahue, Gregory Viscusi, and Tim Ross
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Nevada senators, energy chief see plutonium site
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Perry confirms timetable to move plutonium from Nevada - Gary Martin
  • Park Record, Park City, UT - Guest editorial: Nuclear power is subject to human error – and that makes it a poor solution to climate change - Martin Jedlicka, Park City
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-French watchdog investigates potential nuclear safety fraud - Geert De Clercq
  • Forbes blog - Three Accidents That Derailed The Nuclear Power Industry - Robert Rapier
  • The Federalist - Can Nuclear Power Help Solve Climate Change?
  • GW Hatchet, George Washington University , Washington, D.C. - Physics department to develop nuclear science program for graduate students - Jared Gans
  • Phys.org - Glassy menagerie of particles in beach sands near Hiroshima is fallout debris: study
  • Japan Times - Tepco tests halting water injection into crippled reactor at Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant - Kyodo
  • Mainichi Daily - Fukushima plant radioactive water could be stored in tanks long term: gov't source
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA highlights benefits of isotope-enabled water balance model
  • World Nuclear News - Darlington stator completes journey from Poland
  • Yabiladi, Casablanca, Morocco - Rwanda and Morocco sign a nuclear energy agreement
  • Morocco World News - Morocco Signs Nuclear Energy Safety Agreement with Rwanda
  • Taiwan News - Preliminary review of bill to punish 'fake news about nuclear emergency' passed - Yu-ning Hsu
  • IAEA - Nuclear Professionals Share How to Promote Strong Safety Cultures: IAEA School on Leadership for Safety - Nathalie Mikhailova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Hill Times, Ottawa - Radioactive waste management sound in Canada, says Crown agency head
  • Mainichi Daily - TEPCO conducts test to halt water injection into crippled reactor
  • Health Data Management - Navajo Nation to share health data as part of NIH initiative - Greg Slabodkin
  • Moscow-Pullman Daily News - Legislator opposes Trump plan to sell BPA - Associated Press
  • SF Bayview - To the very last breath: Marie Harrison's epic stand to save Bayview Hunters Point - Ahimsa Porter Sumchai, MD
  • DOE - Statement from the DOE Press Secretary
  • GAO - Combating Nuclear Terrorism: DHS Should Address Limitations to Its Program to Secure Key Cities - GAO-19-327
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 35km SE of Namie, Japan
  • BBC - Julian Assange: Sweden reopens rape investigation
  • BBC - How we endured the McCarthy purges in US
  • Bellona - Rosatom claims its foreign business will double over the next five years - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News - Iran's game has just started - Hanif Ghaffari
  • Mehr News - Russian FM says Iran had the right to partially suspend JCPOA commitments
  • Mehr News - Russia not to abide by US sanctions on Bushehr II, III NPPs
  • Press TV - Iran may quit JCPOA if nuclear case sent to Security Council: AEOI spokesman
  • Press TV - Syria calls on UNSC to stop US-backed SDF attacks
  • Press TV - Israeli minister warns of Iran escalation fallout for Tel Aviv
  • Press TV - EU, US face off over Iran as ministers meet in Brussels

    Sunday, May 12, 2019

  • Aiken Standard, SC - Nevada senators, energy secretary tour plutonium site - Associated Press
  • RT - US govt overclassifies docs to prevent public learning about crimes – whistleblower
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Historian Alan Carr Speaks At MOWW May 21
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Reader Comment: A new era in nuclear energy - Sen. Mike Crapo
  • Tri-City Herald - What's creating 1,200 temp jobs in the Tri-Cities? - Annette Cary
  • The Hill blog - Congress readies for battle over nuclear policy - Rebecca Kheel
  • Sunbury Daily Item, PA - Losing nuclear comes at a cost
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, PA - Editorial: Nuclear energy makes its own money
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Nevada senators, energy secretary to tour plutonium site
  • JSTOR Daily - Fukushima Daichi: How to Clean Up After a Nuclear Disaster - James MacDonald
  • ScienceAlert Australia - How Far Do Nuclear Tests Spread? Radioactive Particles Found in The Mariana Trench - David Nield
  • NHK World - Wide divide remains among NPT states
  • RFI - France: Tehran's threat to resume nuclear development 'bad reaction' - Jan van der Made Issued
  • France 24 - French FM urges Iran to show 'political maturity' over US nuclear deal pullout
  • Rapid City Journal - Uranium hearing scheduled in Rapid City
  • Irish Independent - Dubliner's nuclear power firm gets Canadian utility backing - John Reynolds
  • ABC.au - Fukushima's mothers became radiation experts to protect their children after nuclear meltdown - North Asia correspondent Jake Sturmer and Yumi Asada in Fukushima
  • Lusaka Times, Zambia - Zambia begins preparations for Construction of a Nuclear Research Centre in Chongwe
  • Toledo Blade - Letter: Stick with innovation on energy, Toledo, city administrator of Oregon
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's Nuclear deal crucial for EU: German FM
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Public interest must trump utility desires - Las Cruces Sun-News
  • Tri-City Herald - Transition to clean energy is achievable - Doug Ray and Adam Maxwell
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 46km WSW of Sukumo, Japan
  • Press TV - B-Team planned JCPOA exit before US quit deal: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Israel demolished 41 Palestinian structures in 2 weeks: UN
  • Press TV - Woman, 4 children killed in militant rocket attack in Syria
  • Press TV - French FM warns Iran nuclear deal reactions could lead to 'bellicose spiral'
  • Press TV - Iran's Rouhani calls US anti-Iran campaign 'all-out war'
  • Defenase Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-09884 Citation: 84 FR 20866 PDF Pages 20866-20867
  • Energy Department - Notice: Response to Recommendation 2019-1 of the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board, Uncontrolled Hazard Scenarios and Implementation at the Pantex Plant FR Document: 2019-09782 Citation: 84 FR 20868 PDF Pages 20868-20870
  • National Nuclear Security Administration - Notice: Meetings: Defense Programs Advisory Committee FR Document: 2019-09762 Citation: 84 FR 20871 PDF Page 20871

    Saturday, May 11, 2019

  • Alton Telegraph, Alton, IL - Nevada senators, energy secretary tour plutonium site
  • KSNV News3LV - Senators, Perry, meet at Security Site - Jeff Gillan
  • Nevada Independent - Indy DC Download: House passes bill to strengthen the ACA, as Senate approves Export-Import Bank nominees - Humberto Sanchez
  • Exchange Monitor - Perry Presses for Restart of Yucca Mountain Licensing
  • Exchange Monitor - DOE Chief Backs Reinterpretation of High-Level Rad Waste - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Exchange Monitor - Nevada Warns of Impacts of Rad Waste Disposal Bill
  • Federal Times - How Congress can better protect whistleblowers from retaliation - Jessie Bur
  • JD Supra - Individuals as Whistleblowers - May Lyn Yuen w/Joe Beautridge
  • Seattle Times - Hanford cleanup's frustrating, yet astonishing, achievements - Chris Gregoire and Mike Lawrence
  • Seattle Times - Letter: Nuclear energy is the opposite of clean - Charles Davis, Seattle
  • AP News - The Latest: Nevada senators, energy chief see plutonium site
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Cortez Masto, Rosen urge Perry to rid test site of plutonium - Gary Martin
  • Tri-City Herald - OpEd: Nuclear can help power the future - Brad Sawatzke
  • Tri-City Herald - Inside a previous Richland nuclear plant refueling outage - Energy Northwest
  • UM Today, University of Manitoba - Faculty of Law Hosts Nuclear Roundtable
  • News24 City Press - 'Nuclear deal' claims first scalp: Necsa's CEO Phumzile Tshelane - Abram Mashego
  • NPR - Europe and The Iran Deal
  • Dothan Eagle - How safe is Farley Nuclear Plant's performance? A public meeting will be held to discuss the matter
  • Mainichi Daily News - NPT review prep talks end without consensus recommendations
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Beacon Journal/Ohio.com editorial board: Ohio needs its nuclear power plants and its renewable energy standard
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Nuclear power plant to become part of Belarusian electric company Belenergo
  • Law360 - Whistleblowers Spar With Tetra Tech In Navy Cleanup Suit
  • Public Citizen - California Power Company Misleads Regulators in Proposal for Unprecedented Rate Hike, Profit Margin
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 46km SW of Sukumo, Japan
  • Mehr News Agency - Turkey reiterates opposition to US anti-Iran sanctions
  • Mehr News Agency - Turkey to continue buying oil from Iran despite US pressures
  • Mehr News Agency - 'Ball' of implementing INSTEX in Europe's court: Iran's SATMA CEO
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran VP for women's affairs calls for EU's reasonable dealing with JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran right to be dissatisfied with US, EU's attitude towards JCPOA: Pak-ex official
  • Mehr News Agency - Trump responsible for Iran halting of some commitments in JCPOA: Nephew
  • Press TV - Fresh Saudi airstrikes claim lives of seven Yemenis
  • Press TV - US and Israel fabricating lies to provoke war with Iran: Ex-CIA officer
  • Press TV - Trump's carrier deployment to Mideast is 'dangerous strategy': Analyst
  • Press TV - Syrian army finds Israeli-made arms, medicine in ex-militant redoubt in Quneitra
  • Press TV - Iranian official: Europe must end foot dragging on INSTEX to salvage JCPOA
  • Press TV - Iraq 'will not stand idle' if US steps up anti-Iran campaign: Influential Iraqi figure
  • Press TV - Israeli forces kill Palestinian protester in Gaza
  • Press TV - IRGC says US doesn't dare to wage war on Iran
  • Glenside Local, Montgomery County, PA - Radioactive Waste Detected in Jenkintown Trash Pickup Updated - Friday, May 10, 2013
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    Sunday, May 05, 2019

  • SouthCoastToday - Startup promotes permanent nuclear waste storage via miles-long drilling - Christine Legere
  • Clarksville Now, TN - Veterans urged to learn more about hazardous environments and burn pit exposure - MC Veterans Coalition member, Christina Hicks, MS, CRC
  • Nepal24hours - Fallujah Forgotten - By David Swanson
  • New Matilda - Where Is Julian Assange On World Press Freedom Day? and What's Torture Got To Do With It? - Dr Lissa Johnson
  • AP News - Iran says it will continue uranium enrichment
  • Reuters - Iran using all resources to sell oil in 'grey market': deputy minister
  • Reuters - North Korean leader Kim oversaw testing of multiple rocket launchers: KCNA - Cynthia Kim, Joyce Lee
  • Apalachicola, fL - john f. Floyd: we shouldn't be afraid of nuclear power - john f. Floyd
  • ThisDay Nkgeria - nigeria's quest for nuclear power plants - Kingsley Nwezeh
  • Korea Times - editorial: nuclear reactor prowess--moon administration should reconsider nuclear phase-out
  • Press of Atlantic City - our view: bpu doesn't gamble with state subsidy for nuclear plants
  • Cleveland.com - oped: ohio's nuclear bailout bill will hurt children's health: aparna bole and kristie ross (opinion) - Dr. Aparna Bole, Dr. Kristie Ross
  • Politico.eu - europe vows to uphold iran nuclear deal as trump raises pressure - david m. Herszenhorn
  • National Interest - how to sink a $3 billion dollar submarine: forgetting to close a hatch
  • Youngstown Vindicator, OH - state bailout of lordstown trumps nuclear plants aid - Arno Hill, Mayor of Lordstown
  • Pennsylvania Watchdog - Senate panels hear testimony on possible changes to alternative energy standards, including addition of nuclear power - Dave Fidlin
  • Warren Tribune Chronicle, OH - Nuclear bailout will destabilize free market - Arno A. Hill, Mayor, Lordstown Village
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Coal no longer dominant source for Ohio electricity - Mark Williams
  • ECNS China News Service - Ukraine to put Chernobyl's new protective cover into operation this fall
  • Cedar Rapids Gazette, IA - Powering down: Iowa's only nuclear plant nears end - Palo Facility Can't Compete With Cheaper Sources Of Energy
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada braces for renewed fight over Yucca storing nuclear waste - Gary Martin
  • MSN - Washington's Biggest Lobbyist, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Gets Shut Out - Brody Mullins, Alex Leary
  • Wall Street Journal - Israel, Gaza Trade Blows in Deadly Exchanges \KSNV News3LV - Presidential candidates join Nevada's nuclear waste fight - Michelle L. Price and The Associated Press
  • Ars Technica - After Nevada's outrage over plutonium shipment, Energy Dept offers olive branch--The move out of Nevada will begin in 2021 and last until 2026. - Megan Geuss
  • The Dalles Chronicle, The Dalles, Oregon - Walden calls Hanford cleanup a national priority
  • Roswell Daily Record, NM - Letter: A 'new wave' of nuclear energy - Martin Kral, Roswell
  • Truthout - OpEd: "Mission Accomplished" Is Old Enough to Drive. We're Still in Iraq. - William Rivers Pitt,
  • Taipei Times - Rights advocates urge the nation to defend Assange - Jason Pan
  • Daily Telegraph - Leaks, whistle blowers and secret sources keep the wheels of democracy turning - Rosa Prince
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - WIPP seeks re-certification after 20 years of nuclear waste shipments - Adrian C Hedden
  • Exchange Monitor - Nuclear Waste Partnership Takes Home 86% of WIPP Fee Despite $100K Deduction - Wayne Barber
  • Exchange Monitor - Cleanup Chief Pledges to Determine Cause of Rising DOE Liability - Wayne Barber
  • Exchange Monitor - Wrap Up: EPA Gives Tennessee, DOE Time to File Papers on Landfill Dispute
  • Exchange Monitor - Fluor Idaho Resumes Sludge Waste Treatment at Site of 2018 Drum Accident - Wayne Barber
  • Exchange Monitor - ECA Proposes Next Steps for Energy Department on High-Level Waste - Wayne Barber
  • Exchange Monitor - Deadline Extended on DOE Idaho Cleanup Sources Sought Notice
  • Exchange Monitor - Wash. State Hanford Workers' Comp Law Amendment Takes Effect July 28
  • Exchange Monitor - Energy Dept. to Tweak Whistleblower Program for Contractor Employees
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOD executive: Pit production is the 'lynchpin' for nuclear stockpile confidence - Colin Demarest
  • AP News - US renews Iran sanctions waivers for civilian nuclear work - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - U.S. to Extend Key Waivers Linked to Iran's Nuclear Program - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - Iran to keep enriching uranium despite U.S. move: parliament speaker
  • Mainichi Daily News - UN panel head stresses value of nuke ban pact in 2020 proposals
  • Detroit Free Press - As natural gas costs plummet, sides split over nuclear energy's future - JC Reindl
  • Washington Examiner - Pompeo announces new sanctions on Iran's nuclear power complex - John Siciliano
  • NBC News - Trump admin slaps new restrictions on Iran's nuclear activities - Dan De Luce and Abigail Williams
  • CBS San Francisco - 'Scientists Like To Tinker' – Radioactive Material Safely Removed From San Carlos Home
  • SFGate - Crews Remove Radioactive Materials Found In Shed - Bay City News Service
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice, MA - Fire department leaders visit nuclear power plant
  • Las Vegas Sun - 2020 presidential candidates join Nevada's nuclear waste fight - Michelle L. Price, Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Potential buyer eyeing abandoned $9 billion SC nuclear project, legislator says - Andy Shain
  • StateImpact Pennsylvania - Congressional hearing puts focus on struggling PA nuclear industry - Reid Frazier
  • Beaver County Times, PA - Lamb: We can't afford to let nuke plants close - Jared Stonesifer
  • Japan Today - A-bomb survivor continues mission for nuclear-free world
  • Asharq Al-Awsat - Documents Reveal Israel's Nuclear Deceit of the US
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Lithuania accused of groundless, false statements about Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • NHK World - Hiroshima mayor promotes nuclear abolition
  • Sandusky Register - DeWine supports nuclear power in Ohio - Tom Jackson
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Radioactive Isotope Forum in Piketon - Edited by Tony Rutherford from Multiple Reports
  • Daily American, Somerset, PA - Going nuclear: Should Somerset ratepayers provide subsidies? - Cody McDevitt
  • Stuff, NZ - TV review: Chernobyl is not a disaster drama about nuclear meltdown, but of Communism's breakdown - James Belfield
  • Pakistan Business Recorder - IAEA official lauds PAEC's high standards in nuclear power plants operation - Shoaib Ur Rehman
  • Exchange Monitor - Cortez Masto Stops Blocking DOE Nominees Over Plutonium Shipment, But Nevada Lawsuit Rolls On - Dan Leone
  • KMVT Twin Falls, ID - Sen. Cortez Masto: "It is very good news for Nevadans." - Jillian Angeline
  • The Press, Millbury, OH - Nuclear plant looms in background of B-C-S tax vote - Larry Limpf
  • WSJM St. Benton Harbor, MI - Open House For Palisades Next Week
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Tainted water could go by rail - Susan Smallheer
  • Baltic Times - Lithuania turns to EU commission over Belarus' irresponsible approach to nuclear safety
  • UNIAN - Zelensky's adviser Danyliuk, U.S. Energy Secretary Perry discuss Ukraine's energy independence
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Letter: State, consumers would suffer from closed plants - Roger Williams, Columbus
  • MyBroadband South Africa - Wind will be the largest South African power source by 2040 - Bradley Prior
  • WCBD-TV Charleston, SC - Lowcountry Senator speaks out about future of Santee Cooper - Raymond Owens
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 50km E of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 10km SSE of Chitose, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran must resist U.S. sanctions through oil, non-oil exports: Rouhani
  • Mehr News Agency - E3 condemns US oil, nuclear sanctions on Iran
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran to continue nuclear enrichment: Larijani
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran tourism sector thriving despite US sanctions
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran needs to hold fresh talks with JCPOA parties on 20% nuclear fuel
  • Press TV - US imposes sanctions on Iran enriched uranium exports, but renews nuclear work waivers
  • Press TV - Nearly 400 killed, 50,000 displaced in Libya conflict: UN
  • Press TV - Asiri, Saudi mastermind of Khashoggi murder roaming freely
  • Press TV - Israeli jets, soldiers kill 4 Palestinians in Gaza Strip

    Friday, May 03, 2019

  • CBS News - In Nevada, Trump administration revives a radioactive campaign issue - Alexander Tin
  • East Oregonian - Walden stresses need to improve progress of Hanford cleanup - Phil Wright
  • Times Record, Brunswick, Maine - Sen. King blasts Maine Yankee handling at nuclear energy bill hearing - Darcie Moore
  • Aiken Standard, SC - U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan: Spending for nuclear cleanup would be supported, justifiable - Colin Demarest
  • Newnan-Times-Herald, GA - Groundwater contamination increasing at Yates - Sarah Fay Campbell
  • Newnan-Times-Herald, GA - Plant Yates drains last ash pond - Sarah Fay Campbell
  • Ballarat Courier, Australia - Palmer nuked by fake Lucas Heights claims
  • Ballarat Courier, Australia - Renewable energy leaders welcome $75m cash injection Labor promise for sector - Ashleigh McMillan
  • Oak Ridge Today - Perry, Lee among featured speakers at Advanced Manufacturing Summit next week - John Huotari
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Participates in Third Innovation XLab at Oak Ridge National Lab
  • AP News - 13 exposed to radiation at hazmat incident in Seattle
  • AP News - Nuclear sub service at Westminster Abbey draws peace protest
  • AP News - Lawmakers revise plan to rescue Ohio's nuclear plants - John Seewer
  • AP News - US: Nevada has 'remarkable' disregard for national security - Scott Sonner
  • Bloomberg - In Iran, It's Trump's America That Looks Like a Rogue State - Ladane Nasseri and Arsalan Shahla
  • Reuters - Trump, Putin discuss possible new nuclear accord: White House - Steve Holland
  • Reuters - Japan's Abe signals shift on North Korea, says will meet Kim without conditions: media - Leika Kihara in Tokyo and Jack Kim
  • Reuters - Pentagon warns on risk of Chinese submarines in Arctic - Phil Stewart, Idrees Ali
  • San Jose Mercury News - Radioactive material found in backyard shed of San Carlos home--State officials are set to return to residence Friday morning to collect substance - Jason Green
  • CBS San Francisco - Hazmat Crews Contain Radioactive Material In San Carlos Home
  • KING5 Seattle - 13 people exposed to radioactive material in Seattle
  • Seattle Patch - 13 Exposed In Radioactive Breach At Harborview: SFD--The leak started when radioactive material was being moved from one of Harborview's buildings. - Neal McNamara
  • Japan Times - In utero at time of Hiroshima A-bomb, hibakusha tells UN that quest for ...
  • Mainichi Daily - Hibakusha presents 9.41 million signatures to UN demanding nuke ban treaty enforcement - Toshiyuki Sumi
  • World Nuclear News - UK generates usable electricity from americium
  • World Nuclear News - Quarterly uranium output decreases in Kazakhstan and USA
  • World Nuclear News - Advanced fuel for Calvert Cliffs
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Battle continues over radioactive waste in Nevada
  • EurasiaNet.org - Uzbekistan, Russia agree on site for nuclear plant - Eurasianet
  • BBC - Nuclear material transfer from Scotland to US completed
  • Ha'aretz Daily - How a Standoff With the U.S. Almost Blew Up Israel's Nuclear Program - Avner Cohen and William Burr
  • Columbus Dispatch - Consumer fee reduced under revised nuclear bailout bill - Mark Williams
  • Columbia Missourian - MU reactor plays important role in nuclear medicine advancements - Claire Colby
  • SFGate - Lawmakers revise plan to rescue Ohio's nuclear plants - John Seewer, Associated Press
  • News-Herald, Willoughby, OH - Ohio House subcommittee moves along updated bill subsidizing nuclear plants - Andrew Cass
  • Gov.UK - US and UK complete project to remove highly enriched uranium - Nuclear Decommissioning Authority and Dounreay
  • WTAJ News Altoona, PA - Workers rally to save Pennsylvania's nuclear power plants - Amanda Kenney
  • Daily Energy Insider - Sen. Alexander touts importance of nuclear power at Senate hearing - Published on May 03, 2019 by Dave Kovaleski
  • The Southern Illinoisian - Coal, nuclear interests spar at Senate committee hearing - Jerry Nowicki Capitol News
  • Australian Tribune - Editorial: Palmer's Case for Nuclear Power
  • The Independent - Gavin Williamson tours top secret nuclear base hours before being sacked for leak from classified meeting - Kim Sengupta
  • Sputnik News - India-Pakistan Nuclear Exchange Would 'Immediately' Kill 20 Million – Official
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Nuclear disaster-hit areas need a viable vision laid out for the future
  • Asahi Shimbun - Man who was in mother's womb when A-bomb hit calls for peace - Toko Tanaka
  • New Scientist - HBO's Chernobyl drama highlights the human cost of nuclear catastrophe - Fred Pearce
  • Post Bulletin, Rochester, MN - HBO's 'Chernobyl' confronts the devastating impacts of 1986 nuclear accident – and comes with a message - Jami Ganz New York Daily News (TNS)
  • Consortium News - Historic Anti-Nuke 'Golden Rule' Resumes Mission, Bound for Hiroshima, Nagasaki
  • Bellona - Russia launches the world's longest nuclear submarine - Charles Digges
  • Gov.UK - Defence Secretary praises 50 years of nuclear service as new submarine is named - Ministry of Defence and The Rt Hon Penny Mordaunt MP
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Ohio House tweaks bill that would help FirstEnergy Solutions keep nuclear plants running - Mark Williams
  • CBS 17, Raleigh, NC - State, federal officials hope for best, prepare for worst with Wake County nuclear plant - Holden Kurwicki
  • AzerNews - Russian FM Lavrov talks on joint construction of nuclear power plant in Uzbekistan
  • POGO - JASON and the Bureaucrats--Pentagon muckety-mucks tried to cut off funding for an elite group of independent scientific overseers. Then Congress intervened. - Mark Thompson
  • The Guardian - Steve Bell on a service marking 50 years of the UK's nuclear deterrent – cartoon - Steve Bell
  • Olean Times Herald, NY - Column: Atomic veteran wonders at radiation's effects - Will Doolittle
  • Gizmodo UK- - Radioactive Carbon From Nuclear Tests Found in the Mariana Trench - Ryan F. Mandelbaum
  • Reuters UK - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • KHL Construction News - First nuclear power plant in Bangladesh - Andy Brown3 May 2019
  • EIN News - No Margin for Error: Nuclear Capability Must be Upgraded Now, Defense Official Says
  • The State, SC - SC to field offers for Santee Cooper, but lawmakers haven't decided whether to sell it - Avery G. Wilks
  • Washington County Enterprise and Pilot Tribune, NE - OPPD contracts with company to support nuclear decommissioning - Washington County Enterprise and Pilot Tribune, Blair, NE
  • Altoona Mirror, PA - Legislature needs to reject bailout
  • Bloomberg - Sweden's Lack of Electricity Capacity Is Threatening Growth - Jesper Starn
  • EurekAlert - Prolonged exposure to low-dose radiation may increase the risk of hypertension, a known cause of heart disease and stroke - American Heart Association
  • WKSU, Kent State University, Kent, OH - Fee Increase to Fund Nuclear Plant Bailout Would be Phased In Under New Proposal - Andy Chow
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCE&G purchase fueled 1Q loss at Dominion Energy - John McDermott
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Potential buyer eying abandoned $9 billion SC nuclear project, legislator says - Andy Shain
  • DOE - DOE Announces $33.5 Million for Energy Efficient, Advanced Building Construction Technologies & Practices
  • DOE - DOE Announces $79 Million for Bioenergy Research and Development
  • IAEA - Published: Training Material on Regulatory Inspection of Research Reactors - Joanne Liou, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Farhana Naseer, IAEA Department of Safety and Security
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Dutch envoy: Europe's private companies should be supported in Iran's oil & gas sector - Elnur Baghishov
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Larijani: Iran never to accept US illogical demands
  • Mehr News - US unilateral decisions against Iran 'ineffective': OPEC chief
  • Press TV - Two Palestinians killed by Israeli airstrike, another dies of wounds in Gaza protest
  • Press TV - Exclusive: Hamas official says Palestinians will resist Trump's 'deal of century'
  • Press TV - Taliban: US should stop violence instead of asking militants to lay down arms
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Draft Regulatory Guides: Guidance for a Technology-Inclusive, Risk-Informed, and Performance-Based Methodology to Inform the Licensing Basis and Content of Applications for Licenses, Certifications, and Approvals for Non-Light Water Reactors FR Document: 2019-09089 Citation: 84 FR 19132 PDF Pages 19132-19133
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-09226 Citation: 84 FR 19131 PDF Pages 19131-19132
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Chuck Muth: Senator plays same ol' Yucca song-and-dance - Chuck Muth
  • Aiken Standard, SC - U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan: Spending for nuclear cleanup would be supported, justifiable - Colin Demarest
  • NRC - Audit of NRC's Training Selection Process for Agreement State Personnel - OIG-19-A-11

    Thursday, May 02, 2019

  • KRNV 4 Reno - Rosen to Senate Committee: Yucca Mountain poses serious threat to health and safety
  • KOH NewsTalk780, Reno - Nevada's Senators Threaten a Long Fight Over Yucca Mountain
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - Feds to remove plutonium from NV - Associated Press
  • Nevada Independent - Water & Land: Indy Environment: Virgin River restoration, a shift in the plutonium fight and the law of the lake - Daniel Rothberg
  • Defense blog - U.S. Army planning to buy more fifth-generation tank cartridges
  • NSC Safety+Health - OSHA moving forward on standard to prevent workplace violence in health care, Acosta tells House committee
  • Idaho State Journal - INL head calls for more nuke research at Senate hearing - Nathan Brown
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP: DOE awards contractor $10.8M in performance evaluation - Adrian C Hedden
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - Report: LANL flubs nuclear safety efforts - Associated Press
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL waste-to-energy project wins recognition
  • Challis Messenger, ID - Electric co-op plans rate hike in next year - Todd Adams
  • Focus Taiwan - Cabinet passes draft 'whistleblower protection' act - Stacy Hsu
  • Reuters - Kyrgyzstan bans uranium mining after protests - Olga Dzyubenko
  • Kyodo News - A-bomb survivor continues mission for nuke-free world - KYODO NEWS By Seana K. Magee
  • RTO Insider - Senate Nuke Development Bill May Hinge on Waste Issue - Michael Brooks
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Georgia Power's parent: After Vogtle, no new nuclear until maybe 2040 - Matt Kempner
  • World Nuclear News - French bill delays nuclear reduction by 10 years
  • World Nuclear News - UK should aim for net-zero GHGs by 2050, report says
  • World Nuclear News - Cameco to increase spot market purchases
  • World Nuclear News - Novovoronezh II-2 generates first electricity for Russian network
  • WGAL Lancaster, PA - Nuclear power plant workers rally for bill that would keep Three Mile Island open - Jeremy Jenkins
  • Daily Energy Insider - Senate bill to create Nuclear Waste Administration - Dave Kovaleski
  • Reuters - China's furtive underwater nukes test the Pentagon - Greg Torode, and David Lague
  • ScienceAlert - Startling Discovery Shows How Close Nazi Germany Really Was to a Nuclear Program - Mike McRae
  • Park Rewcord, Park City, UT - OpEd: Affordable, clean energy is readily available in the form of nuclear powerAffordable, clean energy is readily available in the form of nuclear power - Allison Cook, Park City
  • BusinessKorea - United States Certifies Korean Nuclear Reactor - Jung Suk-yee
  • Idaho State Journal - INL head calls for more nuke research at Senate hearing - Nathan Brown
  • New Castle News, PA - Legislature should reject nuclear energy bills - David Barensfeld, Chairman of the Board, ELLWOOD Group, Inc.
  • ABC.au - Clive Palmer says SA needs nuclear to stop being a 'backwater' during federal election visit
  • channel Nine Sydney - Clive Palmer's UAP backs SA nuclear energy - AAP
  • TIME - HBO's Chernobyl Isn't Just a Historical Drama–It's a Warning - Judy Berman
  • WOSU Public Media, Columbus, OH - Conservative Groups Voice Objections, Concerns With Nuclear Subsidies Bill - Andy Chow
  • Business Day, South Africa - Letter: Nuclear power has no place in SA - Alan Mantle
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander Says Nation Runs Real Risk Of Losing Nuclear Power
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Report Linking Cancers To Radioactive Waste Near Coldwater Creek Confirmed By Federal Agency - Kae M. Petrin
  • Pennsylvania Capital-Star - OpEd: Pa. lawmakers should consider this Senate alternative to a nuke bailoutPa. lawmakers should consider this Senate alternative to a nuke bailout - Chris Ross
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Letter: Our energy future doesn't include nuclear - Jane Swanson, San Luis Obispo Mothers for Peace
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental, South Australia - Battle lines drawn in radioactive waste debate - Amy Green
  • Aiken Standard, SC - 'Total' power loss at SRS complex jeopardized no nuclear material, spokesperson says - Colin Demarest
  • CounterPunch - The Rehabilitation of Gina Haspel by the New York Times - Melvin Goodman
  • KPBS - 'Nuclear Dread' Lingers In the Minds Of Americans - Mark Sauer, Megan Burke
  • BelTA - First unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant about to undergo hydraulic tests
  • Pulse Live Kenya - Nairobi building said to be Radioactive now being sold off
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Santee Cooper Compromise: Is This A Joke? - "We're deciding how to decide …"
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Duke Energy's Rate Hike Gets Slashed
  • DOE - Department of Energy Authorizes LNG Exports from the Driftwood and Port Arthur LNG Projects
  • GAO - Department of Energy: Environmental Liability Continues to Grow, and Significant Management Challenges Remain for Cleanup Efforts - GAO-19-460T
  • USGS - M 3.9 - 61km SSE of Hawthorne, Nevada
  • IAEA - IAEA Conducts First Train-the-trainer Course for Radiation Protection Officers in Arabic - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Deadline for Paper Submission Extended: International Conference on Climate Change and the Role of Nuclear Power - Nathalie Mikhailova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Special mechanism to be implemented for trade and financial operations between Iran and EU - Elnur Baghishov
  • NHK World - Hibakusha calls for abolition of nuclear arms
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - A-bombed cities urge quick implementation of nuclear ban treaty
  • Mainichi Daily - A-bomb survivor continues mission for nuke-free world
  • Mainichi Daily - More work needed ahead of 2020 NPT treaty review: envoy
  • Bellona - What is the real price of Russia's Arctic dream? - Anna Kireeva and Charles Digges
  • Mehr News - Trump's decision on IRGC has nothing to do with international law: Prof. Zonis
  • Press TV - Israeli warplanes strike Gaza again, prompt retaliatory rocket launch
  • Press TV - Israel 'forced 3,000 Palestinians from homes within 15 yrs'
  • Press TV - Biden wants an end to US support for Saudi war on Yemen
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah FR Document: 2019-08894 Citation: 84 FR 18836 PDF Page 18836
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Future Plant Designs FR Document: 2019-08988 Citation: 84 FR 18873 PDF Pages 18873-18874 Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2019-08989 Citation: 84 FR 18874 PDF Page 18874
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NoticeFR Document: 2019-08990 Citation: 84 FR 18874 PDF Page 18874
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NoticeDraft Approaches for Addressing Training and Experience Requirements for Radiopharmaceuticals Requiring a Written Directive FR Document: 2019-08996 Citation: 84 FR 18874 PDF Pages 18874-18877

    Wednesday, May 01, 2019

  • Las Vegas Sun - Sisolak opposes U.S. Senate bill to advance Yucca Mountain project - John Sadler
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Sisolak reiterates Nevada opposition to Yucca nuclear storage - Gary Martin
  • KOLO Reno NV - Yucca hearing: Governor sends letter to Senate committee
  • Daily Energy Insider - Waste disposal bedevils Senate consensus on nuclear bill - Ed Roberts
  • KTVN Reno - Senate Committee to Hold Yucca Mountain Hearing Wednesday
  • Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak - Governor Sisolak Sends Letter to U.S. Senate Committee Ahead of Yucca Hearing
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Letter: No more playing with radioactivity - JJ Esplin, Salt Lake City
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Judge denies appeal by TVA contractor in Kingston coal ash case - Jamie Satterfield
  • Daily Telegraph - Meet the man uncovering the secrets of who really owns England - Guy Shrubsole
  • Consortium News - VIPS: Extradition of Julian Assange Threatens Us All
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Dept. of Energy report states LANL misses mark on nuclear safety
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Santa Fe County commissioners OK stricter financial controls over LANL communities coalition - Daniel J. Chacón
  • EurekAlert - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, May 2019 - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Agency known for abuses should die with a whimper - Milan Simonich
  • Jacobs - Hanford Completes the Grouting of Plutonium Uranium Extraction Facility Tunnel 2
  • GAO - Department of Energy: Environmental Liability Continues to Grow, and Significant Management Challenges Remain for Cleanup Efforts - GAO-19-460T
  • Los Angeles Daily News - Candidates for LA City Council will hold another forum to talk about issues affecting the northwestern San Fernando Valley - Olga Grigoryants
  • AP News - Energy Department says it will remove plutonium from Nevada - Scott Sonner
  • AP News - Regulators: Los Alamos lab nuclear safety effort falls short
  • Reuters - U.S. judge orders Chinese banks to hand over North Korea records - David Brunnstrom, Mark Hosenball and Makini Brice
  • Reuters - India apprehensive Iran sanctions could boost oil, inflation - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - New French energy law puts off difficult climate decisions - Geert De Clercq
  • Science News - How scientists traced a uranium cube to Nazi Germany's nuclear reactor program - Emily Conover
  • Ha'aretz Daily - I Guarded Israel's First Nuclear Device, Former Israeli Reveals in U.S. Testimony - Ofer Aderet
  • Ha'aretz Daily - U.S. Chemical Corporation DuPont Helped Nazi Germany Out of Ideology, Israeli Researcher Says - Ofer Aderet
  • NPR - Nuclear Regulators Search For Temporary Storage Facility In New Mexico - Nathan Rott
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Cortez Masto wins fight over plutonium removal from Nevada - Gary Martin
  • The Conversation - Uranium mines harm Indigenous people – so why have we approved a new one? - Jessica Urwin
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Ohio's nuclear power rescue bill: some questions and answers - Jeremy Pelzer
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Nuclear subsidies bill to be adjusted - Jim Siegel
  • World Nuclear News - Pennsylvania joins US Climate Alliance
  • World Nuclear News - US NRC set to certify APR-1400 reactor design
  • Pennsylvania Watchdog - Fate of nuclear waste adds new wrinkle to discussion over potential bailout for energy industry - Kim Jarrett
  • Allentown Morning Call, PA - Commentary: How bailout of Pennsylvania nuclear plants would cost consumers billions - Richard Miniter
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Nuke bailout bill may get subcommittee vote Thursday: Capitol Letter - Laura Hancock
  • Reuters Africa - Bulgaria shuts nuclear reactor for annual maintenance - Angel Krasimirov
  • Defence Blog - Pentagon maintains a stockpile of nearly 150 nuclear bombs at European bases: scientific report
  • WJBF-TV - Energy Department will not send plutonium back to SRS - Brandi Heath
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - Navajo Nation to Test Air Quality in Cove for Uranium Mine Pollution - Ryan Heinsius
  • Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, VA - North Anna nuclear power plant to hold open house
  • Dissident Voice - When will Californians wake up to the Risk to Children from Nuclear Radiation? - Akio Matsumura
  • Pennsylvania Business Report - Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce president opposes recent nuclear bailout proposals - Debra Flax
  • Nippon.com - Hiroshima Mayor Calls for Nuclear-Free World to N.Y. Students
  • Nippon.com - Hiroshima Students Submit Petition for Nuke-Free World to U.N.
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRNS hires 900-plus new employees; hundreds more expected in next two years - Colin Demarest
  • Business Insider - A photographer visited the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone more than 20 times over the past 25 years, and the captivating photos show just how suddenly time stopped in its tracks after the disaster - Katie Canales
  • HANS India - Cancer-stricken village near nuclear test site cries for help
  • Brussels Times - Transportation of nuclear waste to the north of Antwerp creates political stir
  • Minot Daily News, ND - Alliance finds bill better but not perfect - Jill Schramm
  • Xinhua - Iran's Bushehr nuclear plant restarts operation after maintenance
  • NAS - Project Information: Powering the U.S. Army of the Future
  • NAS - Project Information: Panel on Human Factors Science at the Army Research Laboratory
  • NRC - IV-19-010 NRC to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss 2018 Performance of Wolf Creek Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 9km SE of Hitachi, Japan - 6R$7eTha
  • Mehr News Agency - US in no position to label Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist org.
  • Mehr News Agency - Importing Iran's electricity not subjected to sanctions yet US grants waiver!
  • Mehr News Agency - US unilateralism quickly replacing rule of law with rule of jungle
  • Mehr News Agency - EGFI to issue guarantees for oil purchasers of IRENEX
  • Press TV - Iran FM: Aggressive unilateralism of current US administration behind Mideast crises
  • Press TV - US, Israel to supply anti-aircraft missiles to Kurdish militants in Syria: Report -
  • Press TV - Iran FM: Aggressive unilateralism of current US administration behind Mideast crises
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Access Authorization FR Document: 2019-08814 Citation: 84 FR 18590 PDF Pages 18590-18591
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Wastes in Geologic Repositories FR Document: 2019-08820 Citation: 84 FR 18588 PDF Pages 18588-18589
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Exelon Generation Co., LLC, Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station FR Document: 2019-08815 Citation: 84 FR 18586 PDF Pages 18586-18588
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Guidance: Criteria for Accident Monitoring Instrumentation for Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2019-08819 Citation: 84 FR 18591 PDF Page 18591
  • Vermont Business Magazine - Sanders: Trump's nuclear waste storage proposal for Nevada's Yucca Mountain is a disaster
  • KOLO Reno NV - Nevada urges GOP to drop new push on nuclear waste dump
  • Washington Examiner - Daily on Energy: Utility group CEO says popular nuclear energy bill could be a bailout in disguise - John Siciliano & Josh Siegel
  • NEI - A Viewer's Guide to HBO's Chernobyl Miniseries - Matt Wald
  • Radio Prague - Pellegrini: Czechia and Slovakia could cooperate in nuclear waste storing - Ruth Franková
  • Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D NV/) - Cortez Masto Questions How Advanced Technology Can Reduce Nuclear Waste, Address Yucca Mountain
  • Gulfport Sun Herald - Final report confirms Coldwater Creek cancer risk - Jim Salter, Associated Press -
  • KSDK-TV, St. Louis, MO - Final report released on Coldwater Creek

    Tuesday, April 30, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada senators prepare for Yucca Mountain fight this week - Gary Martin
  • WJCT NPR, FL - As Nuclear Waste Piles Up, Private Companies Pitch New Ways To Store It - Jeff Brady
  • Observer-Reporter, Washington, PA - Letter: Climate change denials belie facts - Thomas H. Anderson, Washington, M.S., Ph.D. professor emeritus, University of Pittsburgh, former consultant to Nye County, Nevada
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - For Federal Bureau of Investigation whistleblowers, recommended changes come slowly - Tinker Ready
  • Sputnik News - Ecuador Spied on Julian Assange, Lawyer of WikiLeaks' Founder Says
  • Times-Standard, Eureka, CA - My word: Protest Navy testing off our coast at Thursday EIR meeting at Red Lion Hotel Eureka - Ellen Taylor
  • National Interest - The Day a French Nuclear Missile Submarine Collided With a British Nuclear Attack Sub - Sebastien Roblin
  • Chicago Cusader - Judge rules Flint residents can sue federal government over water crisis - Rebecca Beitsch
  • Idaho Falls Magazine - Our Powerful Past
  • Albuquerque Journal - Report: LANL nuclear safety falls short - Mark Oswald
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL wins national award for energy work - Nathan Brown
  • KING5 Seattle - Workers finish stabilizing 2nd Hanford tunnel containing radioactive waste - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Well-known Tri-Cities entrepreneur sued for missing $450,000 in Hanford contractor payments - Annette Cary
  • KLCC 89.7 NPR, Eugene OR - Federal Government Says 2nd Hanford Tunnel With Radioactive Waste All Sealed Up - Anna King
  • Ventura County Star, CA - Bill would require Santa Susana Field Lab monitoring program for migrating contaminants - Mike Harris
  • The Intercept - Coalition Airstrikes in Raqqa Killed at Least 1,600 Civilians, More Than 10 Times U.S. Tally, Report Finds - Alex Emmons
  • EricMargolis.com - TRUMP'S CRUSADERS MARCH TO WAR - Eric Margolis
  • New Yorker - John Bolton on the Warpath
  • AP News - North Korea criticizes Pompeo over comments on nuke talks
  • AP News - NuScale and DHIC Announce Strategic Cooperation
  • AP News - Workers finish stabilizing 2nd Hanford tunnel
  • AP News - Pompeo confident on China talks despite clash over Iranian oil - Lauren Meier The Washington Times
  • Bloomberg - Trump Squeezes an Iran Hardened by Isolation - Alaa Shahine
  • Reuters - Iran designates as terrorists all U.S. troops in Middle East - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - North Korea warns of 'undesired' outcome if no change in U.S. nuclear stance - Hyonhee Shin
  • Al-Monitor - Egypt presses ahead with nuclear power - Rasha Mahmoud
  • NPR - As Nuclear Waste Piles Up, Private Companies Pitch New Ways To Store It - Jeff Brady
  • Forbes blog - EU Needs 25% Nuclear Power To Meet Paris Climate Goals -- Report - Dave Keating
  • Energy News - Ohio Democrats call for 'honest conversation' on nuclear bill - John Funk
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - Nuclear power companies have spent millions lobbying for subsidies. Should Ohio, other states bail them out? - Jackie Borchardt, Cincinnati Enquirer
  • EurekAlert - Argonne helps provide platform for future advanced nuclear reactor - DOE/Argonne National Laboratory
  • World Nuclear News - Central Asian uranium legacy set for remedial work
  • World Nuclear News - TVEL outlines innovation in nuclear fuel
  • World Nuclear News - Doosan to participate in NuScale SMR development
  • World Nuclear News - EnergySolutions to decommission Fort Calhoun
  • IAEA - Safety Remains Key to Long Term Operation of Armenia's Nuclear Power Plant - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Angola Signs a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2019–2023
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Margolis: Nuclear foes off target on threat from F-35 - Jon Margolis
  • NJ Spotlight - Op-Ed: Nuclear Subsidy – Time to Restructure Power Sector - Fred Fastiggi
  • LobeLog.com - Renewing Waivers for Nuclear Projects with Iran Serves U.S. Interests - Kelsey Davenport
  • WIS - Attorneys file objection to settlement against SCE&G regarding VC Summer project
  • London Sun - NUCLEAR INFERNO: Panic after blaze rips through Ukraine nuclear power plant reactor built same year as Chernobyl nuke disaster - Will Stewart
  • World Nuclear News - EnergySolutions to decommission Fort Calhoun
  • BBC News - Work to clean up a radioactive beach to start next year - Andrew Picken
  • S&P Global Platts- - Pennsylvania nuclear plants largely profitable for next 10 years: study - Jared Anderson
  • National Interest - You're Lucky You Did Not Sail On Russia's First Nuclear Submarine--Because it was a mess - Sebastien Roblin
  • Warren Tribune Chronicle, OH - Letter: Nuclear bailout bill will cost Warren, region - Franco Lucarelli, Director, Utility Services, Warren Water Department
  • Warren Tribune Chronicle, OH - Letter: Preserve Ohio's nuclear power plants - Roger M. Peterson Jr., North Bloomfield
  • Xinhua - Tap enormous potential of peaceful uses of nuclear energy: Chinese envoy
  • Business Standard - Cancer-stricken village near nuclear test site cries for help
  • Orange County Register - At San Onofre, NRC rejects fine against Holtec for changing design of nuclear waste canisters without permission - Teri Sforza
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Yankee fuel cask maker violated NRC regulations - Susan Smallheer
  • Reuters UK - Czech PM: Smaller reactors optimal for nuclear expansion -CTK agency - Robert Muller
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Changes expected before nuke subsidy bill gets mid-May House vote - Jim Siegel
  • Bedford Now, Bedford Township, MI - Letter: Nuclear commission meet and greet to address issues - Mark Farris, Monroe
  • Fox5 San Diego - Study estimates 15,000 cancer cases could stem from chemicals in California tap water
  • London Sun - DANGER ZONE Fukushima nuclear wasteland revealed as residents slowly dare to return to devastated ghost towns - Patrick Knox
  • S&P Global Platts- - DOE's Walker: 'Nobody I know is looking at subsidizing coal' - Author Molly Christian
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Despite higher gas prices, electricity gets cheaper, causing power rates to dip again in the Tennessee Valley - Dave Flessner
  • Greenville News - Attorneys in SCE&G settlement want $63.5 million while customers get pennies, SC lawyer says - Avery G. Wilks, The State
  • Port Clinton News Herald - City council considering resolution backing nuclear power - Jon Stinchcomb, Port Clinton News Herald
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Deadline for integrating nuclear power plant into Belarusian power grid shifted
  • Energy Reporters - 'Chernobyl on ice' ready to supply power
  • ECNmag.com - Researchers Venture to the Chernobyl Red Forest - University of Bristol
  • KDRV - Four dams along the Klamath River will be removed - Posted By: Leah Thompson
  • Vancouver Columbian - Clark Public Utilities in no rush to nix fossil fuels--Electricity must be carbon-free by 2045, bill states - Jeffrey Mize
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SC Senate panel rejects McMaster's nominee for Santee Cooper chairman - Jamie Lovegrove
  • DOE - DOE, Israel's Ministry of Energy, and Israel Innovation Authority Announce Call for Proposals for the U.S.-Israel Energy Center
  • NRC - III-19-009 NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2018 Performance of Palisades Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - IV-19-009 NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at River Bend Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - 19-020 NRC Issues Direct Final Rule to Certify Korean APR1400 Reactor
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 9km SE of Hitachi, Japan
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - NPT preparatory committee meets
  • Mainichi Daily News - NPT review preparatory committee talks get under way at UN
  • Bellona - Fukushima cleanup hits a milestone as worker remove nuclear fuel rods - Charles Digges
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Ambassador: Belarus-Sweden trade, economic cooperation evolving rapidly
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran denounces Pompeo's claims on Iran's unproductive role in Yemen
  • Mehr News Agency - Passing of time proved Iran's opinion about regional crisis true: deputy FM min.
  • Mehr News Agency - Belgian amb. calls JCPOA diplomatic opportunity for world
  • Mehr News Agency - Zarif calls Bolton 'shill for a terror group'
  • Press TV - Zarif: World catching on to Bolton's chronic warmongering
  • Press TV - Russia commends Iran's patience in JCPOA's implementation after US exit
  • Press TV - Sweden 'proud' to have recognized Palestine, will continue to support it: Foreign minister
  • Press TV - Iran rejects Pompeo's claims on Yemen truce deal as 'blame game' -
  • Press TV - Russia commends Iran's patience in JCPOA's implementation after US exit
  • Energy Department - Proposed Rule: Revisions to the DOE Contractor Employee Protection Program FR Document: 2019-08599 Citation: 84 FR 18164 PDF Pages 18164-18175 (12 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemption and Combined License Amendment: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc.; Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4, Editorial and Consistency Changes FR Document: 2019-08721 Citation: 84 FR 18326 PDF Pages 18326-18327
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemption and Combined License Amendment: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc.; Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Administrative Changes to Align Initial Test Program with Regulatory Guide 1.68 FR Document: 2019-08720 Citation: 84 FR 18323 PDF Pages 18323-18324
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemption and Combined License Amendment: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc.; Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Clarification of ASME Code Section III Compliance and Alternative Requirements for ASME Section III Pressure Tests Conducted Following the Completion of ASME Section III Construction Activities FR Document: 2019-08719 Citation: 84 FR 18324 PDF Pages 18324-18326
  • Veterans Affairs Department - Notice: Meetings: Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses FR Document: 2019-08696 Citation: 84 FR 18343 PDF Pages 18343-18344
  • Nevada Independent - Occupational boards and commissions spent more than $500,000 on lobbyists in 2018 - Riley Snyder
  • New Straits Times, Malaysia - Letter: Green energy can help us avoid another Chernobyl nuke disaster - Rueben Dudley, Petaling Jaya, Selangor
  • Public Now - PA House ERE Chairman Metcalfe Convenes Public Hearing to Unravel TMI Nuclear Waste Containment Options - Daryl D. Metcalfe, Representative Daryl Metcalfe, 12th District, Pennsylvania House of Representatives

    Monday, April 29, 2019

  • Portland Press herald - Assange not a whistleblower, not a journalist - Allison Stanger
  • Arab Daily News - The New York Times, Vanunu Mordechai and the embattled state of journalism - Eileen Fleming
  • Seattle Times - Hanford waste-processing plants closer to startup, but questions remain about cleanup - Hal Bernton
  • SF Examiner, CA - State investigation into possible contamination at Shipyard's Parcel A complete, finds no "safety hazards" on hillside site - Laura Waxmann
  • Ventura County Star, CA - Bill would require Santa Susana Field Lab monitoring program for migrating contaminants - Mike Harris
  • AP News - US official: Trump wants solo, not multi-party talks with NK
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Agreed to Pay North Korea for Warmbier But Didn't, Bolton Says - Christopher Flavelle and Ben Brody
  • Reuters - Leaving nuclear treaty one of Iran's "numerous choices" after U.S. sanctions move- Zarif
  • CBS News - Almanac: The Chernobyl nuclear accident
  • CBS News - Chernobyl: Still deadly, 30 years later - Bob Simon
  • CBS News - After 30 years, Chernobyl repair racing against time
  • NRC - Backgrounder on Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant Accident
  • Nuclear Energy Agency - Chernobyl: Assessment of Radiological and Health Impact--2002 Update of Chernobyl: Ten Years On
  • Warren Tribune Chronicle, OH - Letter: Preserve Ohio's nuclear power plants - Roger M. Peterson Jr., North Bloomfield
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Ohio nuclear bailout bill has split the business lobby in Columbus - for good reasons - Thomas Suddes
  • Courier Mail Australia - Failing to consider nuclear power is irresponsible - Brett Parkinson
  • WHYY, PA - Legacy of Three Mile Island accident, political power of gas industry makes nuclear subsidies an uphill battle in Pennsylvania - Marie Cusick
  • Buffalo News - Sons of nuke worker try again to obtain federal death benefits - Thomas J. Prohaska
  • Livemint India - At nuclear test site, nationalism is a hard sell
  • All Things Nuclear - Hopes for Nuclear Disarmament from Tokyo - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Don't delay anti-terrorism steps at nuclear plants
  • The Science Times - Waverly, OH: Nuclear Waste Facility Construction Paused Due to Concerns of a Carcinogen Detected in Nearby School - Chardynne Joy H. ConcioApr
  • The National Scotland - Chapelcross: The UK Government's Cold War nuclear weapons project - Hamish MacPherson
  • UK Independent - On the Suffolk coast, echoes of Britain's nuclear past are all too clear - Will Gore
  • China.org.cn - Cold functional test starts at Hualong One nuclear project
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - NRC says Vermont Yankee cask maker violated safety regulations - Mike Faher
  • Daily Mail Australia - Drug-free gel drink used to remove radioactive toxins from Chernobyl victims could help millions of IBS sufferers
  • Independent Australia - Toxic waste: Lynas Corporation and the downside of renewable energy - Noel Wauchope
  • Alton Telegraph, IL - Appalachia: 'Land no one else wants' gets solar as coal, nukes fade away - Brian Eckhouse
  • Farmington Daily Times, NM - Opinion: Utilities warn of threat to U.S. power grid - Terry M. Jarrett
  • Weekly Times, Australia - Chernobyl: The world's deadliest place
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - OpEd: Commentary: What to consider when deciding Santee Cooper's fate - Blan Holman and Laura Cantral
  • China.org.cn - Green Belt and Road Initiative powered by new energy projects - Cui Can
  • SF BayView - Toxic land! Walk carefully! Notes on the UC-led independent review of the Hunters Point Shipyard project - M. Reza Shirazi, UC Berkeley
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran to take appropriate steps against US illegal moves: Deputy FM
  • Mehr News Agency - Uganda calls IRGC designation as terrorist group 'unacceptable, unusual and unprecedented'
  • Mehr News Agency - No country allowed to export oil if Iran's oil export from Strait of Hormuz halted
  • Press TV - Saudis destabilizing Middle East, paying for US-Israeli crimes: Hezbollah official
  • Press TV - Iraq summons US, Bahrain envoys over 'interventionist, offensive' comments
  • Press TV - Hezbollah will eventually prevail over US sanctions: Official
  • Press TV - US ships still responsive to IRGC in Strait of Hormuz: Top Iranian cmdr.
  • Press TV - US-led coalition killed over 1600 civilians in Syria's Raqqa: Rights groups
  • Press TV - CENTCOM chief suggests readiness to deter unspecific Iran action
  • Press TV - Palestinians must not trust Trump's deal of the century: Analyst
  • Press TV - Iran rejects 'baseless, false' claims about request for US talks
  • Japan Times - Fukushima Prefecture enjoys sharp jump in foreign lodgers - Fukushima Minpo
  • KXAN36 New York - All the facts about the Chernobyl disaster: nuclear accident in 1986 – view - Adrian McDonald
  • Bloomberg - As Bad as War? Trump Steps Seen Deepening Iran's Economic Pain - Alaa Shahine
  • Wall Street Journal - Nuclear-Bailout Bills in Pennsylvania, Ohio Take Heat Over Cost - Kris Maher
  • World Nuclear News - Cold testing under way at Chinese Hualong One unit
  • World Nuclear News - New training facility ready for Bruce refurbishment
  • UPI - Boeing awarded $127.6M contract for nuclear bomb life extension - Allen Cone
  • Tri-City Herald - Radioactive waste tunnel at Hanford stabilized after fears of another collapse - Annette Cary
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Greg Jaczko, the outsider who ran the Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Private: Dawn Stover
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Attorneys want 'outrageously high' legal fees for SCE&G nuclear settlement, complaint says - Thad Moore
  • Business Day South Africa - LETTER: Eskom rejected 2008 nuclear build - Dirk de Vos, QED Solutions
  • BBC News - Devonport nuclear sub dock faces 'safety breach' prosecution
  • London Times - Cost of MoD nuclear projects is rocketing - Lucy Fisher, Defence Correspondent
  • The State, SC - Is compromise on the way in marathon debate over Santee Cooper's post-nuclear fate? - Avery G. Wilks
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - Savannah River Site ash cleanup aims to protect wetlands
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY POLICY: Flurry of hearings set on nuclear's future, waste concerns - Jeremy Dillon
  • Public News Service - Older Ohioans Object to "Vague" Clean-Energy Bill
  • Xinhua - Tanzanian PM urges SADC to harmonize rules for nuclear safety, security
  • Curbed San Francisco - State inspection says no dangerous radiation at last Hunters Point site - Adam Brinklow
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCE&G name will fade away in SC starting Monday as Dominion launches rebrand - John McDermott
  • DOE - Students from Minnesota and Massachusetts Win DOE's 29th National Science Bowl®
  • NAS - Project Information: Supplemental Treatment of Low-Activity Waste at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
  • NRC - II-19-027 NRC Schedules Public Meeting to Discuss Safety Performance of Westinghouse Columbia Fuel Plant
  • NRC - II-19-026 NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Robinson Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 19km S of Kosai-shi, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran hopes to circumvent US sanctions with blockchain technology
  • Mehr News Agency - INSTEX seeks to conduct 1st transaction with Iran at earliest time: chairman
  • Mehr News Agency - IRGC senior commander warns US against any hostile move
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's winning cards in facing US sanctions
  • Press TV - FM: Iran oil clients to find ways of resisting US sanctions
  • Press TV - Israeli forces shoot, injure Palestinian man in occupied West Bank -
  • Press TV - Saudis destabilizing Middle East, paying for US-Israeli crimes: Hezbollah official
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Department of the Navy FR Document: 2019-08531 Citation: 84 FR 18089 PDF Pages 18089-18092
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2019-08506 Citation: 84 FR 18088 PDF Pages 18088-18089
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: FR Document: 2019-08513 Citation: 84 FR 18092 PDF Pages 18092-18093

    Sunday, April 28, 2019

  • Portland Press herald - Assange not a whistleblower, not a journalist - Allison Stanger
  • Arab Daily News - The New York Times, Vanunu Mordechai and the embattled state of journalism - Eileen Fleming
  • Seattle Times - Hanford waste-processing plants closer to startup, but questions remain about cleanup - Hal Bernton
  • SF Examiner, CA - State investigation into possible contamination at Shipyard's Parcel A complete, finds no "safety hazards" on hillside site - Laura Waxmann
  • Ventura County Star, CA - Bill would require Santa Susana Field Lab monitoring program for migrating contaminants - Mike Harris
  • AP News - US official: Trump wants solo, not multi-party talks with NK
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Agreed to Pay North Korea for Warmbier But Didn't, Bolton Says - Christopher Flavelle and Ben Brody
  • Reuters - Leaving nuclear treaty one of Iran's "numerous choices" after U.S. sanctions move- Zarif
  • CBS News - Almanac: The Chernobyl nuclear accident
  • CBS News - Chernobyl: Still deadly, 30 years later - Bob Simon
  • CBS News - After 30 years, Chernobyl repair racing against time
  • NRC - Backgrounder on Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant Accident
  • Nuclear Energy Agency - Chernobyl: Assessment of Radiological and Health Impact--2002 Update of Chernobyl: Ten Years On
  • Warren Tribune Chronicle, OH - Letter: Preserve Ohio's nuclear power plants - Roger M. Peterson Jr., North Bloomfield
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Ohio nuclear bailout bill has split the business lobby in Columbus - for good reasons - Thomas Suddes
  • Courier Mail Australia - Failing to consider nuclear power is irresponsible - Brett Parkinson
  • WHYY, PA - Legacy of Three Mile Island accident, political power of gas industry makes nuclear subsidies an uphill battle in Pennsylvania - Marie Cusick
  • Buffalo News - Sons of nuke worker try again to obtain federal death benefits - Thomas J. Prohaska
  • Livemint India - At nuclear test site, nationalism is a hard sell
  • All Things Nuclear - Hopes for Nuclear Disarmament from Tokyo - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Don't delay anti-terrorism steps at nuclear plants
  • The Science Times - Waverly, OH: Nuclear Waste Facility Construction Paused Due to Concerns of a Carcinogen Detected in Nearby School - Chardynne Joy H. ConcioApr
  • The National Scotland - Chapelcross: The UK Government's Cold War nuclear weapons project - Hamish MacPherson
  • UK Independent - On the Suffolk coast, echoes of Britain's nuclear past are all too clear - Will Gore
  • China.org.cn - Cold functional test starts at Hualong One nuclear project
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - NRC says Vermont Yankee cask maker violated safety regulations - Mike Faher
  • Daily Mail Australia - Drug-free gel drink used to remove radioactive toxins from Chernobyl victims could help millions of IBS sufferers
  • Independent Australia - Toxic waste: Lynas Corporation and the downside of renewable energy - Noel Wauchope
  • Alton Telegraph, IL - Appalachia: 'Land no one else wants' gets solar as coal, nukes fade away - Brian Eckhouse
  • Farmington Daily Times, NM - Opinion: Utilities warn of threat to U.S. power grid - Terry M. Jarrett
  • Weekly Times, Australia - Chernobyl: The world's deadliest place
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - OpEd: Commentary: What to consider when deciding Santee Cooper's fate - Blan Holman and Laura Cantral
  • China.org.cn - Green Belt and Road Initiative powered by new energy projects - Cui Can
  • SF BayView - Toxic land! Walk carefully! Notes on the UC-led independent review of the Hunters Point Shipyard project - M. Reza Shirazi, UC Berkeley
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran to take appropriate steps against US illegal moves: Deputy FM
  • Mehr News Agency - Uganda calls IRGC designation as terrorist group 'unacceptable, unusual and unprecedented'
  • Mehr News Agency - No country allowed to export oil if Iran's oil export from Strait of Hormuz halted
  • Press TV - Saudis destabilizing Middle East, paying for US-Israeli crimes: Hezbollah official
  • Press TV - Iraq summons US, Bahrain envoys over 'interventionist, offensive' comments
  • Press TV - Hezbollah will eventually prevail over US sanctions: Official
  • Press TV - US ships still responsive to IRGC in Strait of Hormuz: Top Iranian cmdr.
  • Press TV - US-led coalition killed over 1600 civilians in Syria's Raqqa: Rights groups
  • Press TV - CENTCOM chief suggests readiness to deter unspecific Iran action
  • Press TV - Palestinians must not trust Trump's deal of the century: Analyst
  • Press TV - Iran rejects 'baseless, false' claims about request for US talks
  • Japan Times - Fukushima Prefecture enjoys sharp jump in foreign lodgers - Fukushima Minpo

    Saturday, April 27, 2019

  • IAEA - Integrated Research Reactor Utilization Review Mission Concludes in Italy - Aleksandra Peeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Applications
  • Exchange Monitor - Expert Wanted for Deposition in Nevada Plutonium Lawsuit Retired From DOE - Dan Leone
  • Las Vegas Sun - Lee: Anti-Trump sentiment shouldn't derail infrastructure bill
  • People’s World - AFL-CIO: Trump job safety rollbacks endanger workers' lives - Mark Gruenberg
  • People’s World - Mueller report: "Miners for Trump" rally in Pittsburgh was a fake - Mark Gruenberg
  • New Federalist - Whistleblower protection: 'A strong signal on justice, democracy and citizenship' - Cédric Cousseau, Translated by Paola Lo Bue Oddo
  • HR Magazine - Employees Don't Trust Anti-Retaliation Statutes - Anna Verasai -
  • Sputnik News - UN Expert Says Concerned Assange Faced at Least 2 Forms of Privacy Infringement
  • Sputnik News - Maria Butina Given 18 Months in Prison Because "She Is Russian"
  • AP News - Taiwan's president reaffirms anti-nuclear stance at march
  • AP News - Russia ready to discuss nuclear treaty with China, US
  • AP News - Russia ready to discuss nuclear treaty with China, US
  • Reuters - No wind-down for China on stopping its Iran oil buys: Trump officials - Timothy Gardner, Humeyra Pamuk
  • Reuters - Trump pulling U.S. out of U.N. arms treaty, heeding NRA - Roberta Rampton
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Solar and wind energy advocates may hold swing vote in Pennsylvania's divisive nuclear rescue debate - Andrew Maykuth
  • The Guardian Australia - Uranium miner coaxed government to water down extinction safeguards - Adam Morton
  • RT - Upgraded Russian SPY PLANE makes maiden flight over US nuclear & military sites – report
  • Edmonton Journal - Saturday's letters: Alberta nuclear energy just a unicorn
  • KTLA-5 Los Angeles - Watchdog Group Calls Regulation of San Onofre Nuclear Waste Site 'A Miserable Failure' - Steve Ganey
  • Public Watchdogs California - NRC "enforcement decision" represents a miserable failure to regulate.
  • Public Watchdogs California - Public Watchdogs sues State Lands Commission to stop destruction of Spent Fuel Pools
  • Xinhua - Cold functional test starts at China's first Hualong One nuclear project
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Unconventional memoir recreates childhood in the Atomic City of Oak Ridge
  • Tina Chambers and Chapter16.org - Nuclear power plant Leibstadt produces power view - Adrian McDonald
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Behind closed doors no way to draw up climate change strategy
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - JEA enters settlement talks over Plant Vogtle suit - David Bauerlein
  • Daily Mail Australia - Chernobyl heroes who saved Europe
  • Kyiv Post - UA.TV: Post Chornobyl – nuclear moratorium (VIDEO)
  • Journal Standard, Freeport, IL - My View: Clean energy plan would test limits of Illinois power grid - Terry Jarrett
  • The Buckeye Institute - The Buckeye Institute: Subsidies Make for Bad Public Policy - Greg R. Lawson, Research Fellow
  • Kyiv Post - New giant confinement for Chornobyl ground zero completed - Illia Ponomarenko
  • Bloomberg Environment - San Francisco Superfund Site Scanned for Radiological Waste (2) - Emily C. Dooley
  • NYDailyNews - HBO's 'Chernobyl' confronts the devastating impacts of 1986 nuclear accident – and comes with a message - Jami Ganz
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 32km SSE of Namie, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 99km E of Namie, Japan
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Reconsidering Chernobyl
  • Mehr News Agency - 'US sanctions don't affect Iraq's energy ties with Iran'
  • Press TV - Saudi airstrikes leave seven more civilians dead in southern Yemen
  • Press TV - Israeli forces injure 60 Gazans, 15 of them children -
  • Press TV - Trump's attempts to impose US laws on other countries doomed to failure: Academic
  • Miami New Times - Florida Supreme Court Says FPL Can Charge Customers to Clean Up the Company's Pollution - Jerry Iannelli
  • Focus Taiwan - Thousands join anti-nuclear rallies in Taipei, Kaohsiung - Wen Kuei-hsiang, Wu Hsin-yun, Tsai Peng-min, Yu Hsiang and Chung Yu-chen
  • FAIR.org - For NYT, Israel Is Always Nearing 'Apartheid,' but Never Quite Gets There - Gregory Shupak -
  • NHK World - Fukushima Daiichi operator warned for lax security

    Friday, April 26, 2019

  • Environmental Defense Fund - FDA refuses request to ban brain-damaging chemical from food packaging - Keith Gaby
  • Chemical Watch - US FDA refuses consumer advocates' request for perchlorate hearing--NGOs will explore legal options to dispute the decision - Lisa Martine Jenkins
  • Colorado Daily - Peace Train: Assange arrest is an attack on press freedom - Ron Forthofer | Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center
  • Moorpark Acorn, CA - Editorial doesn't get it when it comes to SSFL - Janet Murphy, Moorpark
  • AP News - Russia ready to discuss nuclear treaty with China, US
  • Reuters - Norway's last nuclear research reactor to close permanently - Nerijus Adomaitis
  • Undark - Book Review: A Gripping History of the Nuclear Disaster at Chernobyl
  • BBC History Magazine - Eyewitness account: the aftermath of the 1986 Chernobyl disaster
  • The Parallax - Chernobyl's lessons for critical-infrastructure cybersecurity - Seth Rosenblatt
  • Moscow Times - Remembering the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster, 33 Years Later
  • Wall Street Journal - Letter: The Once and Future Nuclear Power Industry - George Hamilton, St. Michaels, Md.: Charles Garlow, Rehoboth Beach, Del.
  • Albuquerque Journal - Uranium waste in NM puts lie to 'carbon free' - Duane Chili Yazzie / Shiprock Chapter President, Navajo Nation
  • The Conversation AU - It's not worth wiping out a species for the Yeelirrie uranium mine - Gavin Mudd
  • World Nuclear News - Study highlights nuclear's value to EU employment
  • World Nuclear News - Yeelirrie uranium project receives federal approval
  • World Nuclear News - Norwegian research reactor to be decommissioned
  • World Nuclear News - Gösgen-Däniken awards safety system upgrade contract
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Don Gale: Legislative illiteracy drives Utah nuclear waste bill - Don Gale
  • Edmonton Journal - David Staples: Fear not, new nuclear reactors can solve Canada's climate change crises - David Staples
  • Sputnik News - Norway Shuts Down Last Nuclear Reactor After 50 Years in Operation
  • Business Day South Africa - What Jacob Zuma meant and why he was right about nuclear - Des Muller
  • WJXT News4JAX - JEA working to get out of nuclear power deal--Nuclear power plant in Georgia dealing with delays, cost overruns - Jim Piggott
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Pike health commissioner calls out DOE on radioactive materials found at school - Tom Corrigan
  • Pennsylvania Capital-Star - Small businesses fear 'huge' electric bill increases under Pa.'s $500 million nuclear proposal - Elizabeth Hardison
  • StateImpact Pennsylvania - Legacy of Three Mile Island accident, political power of gas industry makes nuclear subsidies an uphill battle in Pennsylvania - Marie Cusick
  • New York Times - Chernobyl Reconsidered, Lorna Salzman, Brooklyn, author of "Nuclear Cover-Up: Censorship in the U.S.A.?" and other articles on nuclear energy
  • South China Morning Post - Japan needs thousands of foreign workers to decommission Fukushima plant, prompting backlash from anti-nuke campaigners and rights activists - Julian Ryall
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Flimsy excuses by nuclear plant operators are unacceptable
  • Green Left Weekly - Malaysia: Australian corporate polluter Lynas told to remove radioactive waste
  • Florida Times-Union - It's Easier Here: JEA wants nuclear option for its nuclear option - Nate Monroe
  • Florida Times-Union - JEA enters settlement talks over Plant Vogtle suit - David Bauerlein
  • Ukrinform - 33rd anniversary of Chornobyl nuclear disaster marked today
  • AsiaOne - MalaysiaJ 'Yes' to green energy, 'no' to nuke: Mahathir - Beh Yuen Hui
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Losing Diablo will be tough on SLO's economy. Feds are looking at ways to help - Rochelle Becker
  • Reuters - France's RTE urges policymakers to talk energy mix with EU peers - Bate Felix
  • Xinhua - In pics: CIAE birthplace of China's nuclear technology
  • Bellona - Norway shutters its last nuclear research reactor, cheering environmentalists - Charles Digges
  • ThinkProgress - Trump administration is ignoring a massive problem at U.S. nuclear plants - Joe Romm
  • Lancashire Evening Post - Protestors to demonstrate outside Lancashire nuclear plant - Phil Cunnington
  • Hungary Today - LMP Calls for Scrapping Paks Upgrade on Anniversary of Chernobyl Disaster
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Column: FirstEnergy bailout would derail progress on energy policy - Heather Taylor-Miesle, president of the Ohio Environmental Council Action Fund; Chris Zeigler is executive director of the American Petroleum Institute Ohio
  • NAS - Project Information: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NAS - Project Information: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • IAEA - Integrated Research Reactor Utilization Review Mission Concludes in Italy - Aleksandra Peeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Applications
  • Asahi Shimbun - Visitors flock to renovated peace museum in Hiroshima - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Japan Times - How China is replacing America as Asia's military titan - David Lague and Benjamin Kang Lim
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hitachi expects FY 2019 profit to rebound after UK project halt
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Solnechny, Chernobyl ghost town
  • Mehr News Agency - US prevents Iran from benefitting JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - EU, Japan reiterate support for Iran nuclear deal despite US pressure
  • Mehr News Agency - US sanctions on Iran, 'hostility of US govt. with Iranian nation'
  • Press TV - Saudi Arabia executed 37 people: Here is who they were
  • Press TV - UK to build steel wall to protect Trump during visit: Report
  • Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D NV/) - Cortez Masto, Rosen Statement on Draft Legislation to Revive Yucca Mountain
  • Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - Barrasso Releases Discussion Draft Legislation to Address Nuclear Waste
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2019-08379 Citation: 84 FR 17826 PDF Page 17826
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-08529 Citation: 84 FR 17893 PDF Page 17893

    Thursday, April 25, 2019

  • KNPR Las Vegas - Senate Schedules Hearing On Restarting Yucca Mountain
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - Duncan to Dems calling for impeachment: 'Let them try' - Adam Benson
  • New Republic, New York, NY - States Are Using Taxpayer Money to Greenwash Dirty Nuclear Power - Gregg Levine
  • Nevada Independent - In Las Vegas, presidential hopeful Andrew Yang says Nevada is 'Ground Zero' for disruption from automation - Jacob Solis
  • Safety+Health - OSHA to host public meeting on whistleblower issues
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - EM Update Marks WIPP's 20th Year With Special Issue - EM News
  • DOE:EM - EM-newsletters
  • Tri-City Herald - Sen. Cantwell discusses proposed Hanford budget - Bob Brawdy
  • YakTriNews - Hanford faces possible funding cuts in 2020 budget; Sen. Cantwell tours impacted areas - Kaitlin Knapp
  • Lewiston Tribune, Lewiston, ID - Hanford contractor earns $3.8 million extra - Associated Press -
  • Law360 - Lockheed Slams DOJ's 'Contrived' Nuclear Kickback Claims
  • AP News - Hanford contractor earns $3.8M in government incentive pay
  • AP News - Putin: NKorea's Kim ready to denuclearize _ with conditions - Vladimir Isachenkov and Eric Talmadge
  • AP News - US eases effects of sanctions on Iran's elite guard force - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - SC Senate continues debate over Santee Cooper with no vote
  • Reuters - EDF Energy extends outage at UK's Hunterston B8 nuclear reactor to May 14 - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Iran's Zarif believes Trump does not want war, but could be lured into conflict - Michelle Nichols, Lesley Wroughton, Phil Stewart
  • New Republic, New York, NY - States Are Using Taxpayer Money to Greenwash Dirty Nuclear Power--New Jersey is the latest state to subsidize aging reactors with credits designated for clean energy. - Gregg Levine
  • Forbes blog - China Enters Global Tech Race For Small Modular Nuclear Reactors - Ariel Cohen
  • Ahval News, Turkey - Foreign backers set to pull out of Turkish nuclear power project
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA refusal to extend deadline deals massive blow to utilities
  • Exchange Monitor - Barrasso Revives Nuclear Waste Disposal Legislation
  • Exchange Monitor - DOD Official Ducks Question of Plutonium Pit Assurance if Congress Allows Only 1 Site
  • Exchange Monitor - Hanford Cleanup Plans at Serious Risk, Advisory Board Says
  • Exchange Monitor - Energy Communities Alliance Working Behind Scenes on HLW Interpretation
  • Exchange Monitor - Corporate Teams to Compete for £400 million in Cleanup Work at Dounreay
  • Exchange Monitor - NRC Approves NAC International Transport Cask
  • IAEA - Papers for International Conference on Effective Nuclear and Radiation Regulatory Systems due 28 May - Susanna Lööf, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Radio ads hitting key lawmakers in debate over nuclear subsidies - Jim Siegel
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What Russia thinks about North Korea's nuclear weapons - Anastasia Barannikova
  • Bismarck Tribune, ND - Burgum signs nuclear waste storage bill
  • World Nuclear News - US DOE to fund nuclear data research
  • World Nuclear News - Second Korean APR-1400 connected to grid
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear is the key to hybrid energy systems
  • World Nuclear News - US Senate committee to discuss waste management reforms
  • EnerCom - Mineral Council Wants Australian Nuclear Ban Repealed
  • WBUR Boston, MA - As Pilgrim Powers Down, Some Worry It Will Leave Behind Too Much Radiation05:35 - Miriam Wasser
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear is the key to hybrid energy systems
  • S&P Global Platts- - Japan regulator says nuclear units must shut if they miss upgrade deadline - Yuzo Yamaguchi
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan nuclear plants face shutdown over delayed anti-terror steps--Regulator stands by deadlines to maintain tough image - Noriaki Koshikawa and Kazunari Hanawa
  • UK Independent - What it's like to stay in a former uranium mining town in Kyrgyzstan - Jo Kearney
  • Bangkok Post - Egat eyes nuclear venture Tint to help develop fusion prototype - Yuthana Praiwan
  • Al-Monitor - Forget oil sanctions, end of nuclear cooperation waivers could quietly kill Iran deal - Esfandyar Batmanghelidj
  • Sputnik News - 'Deadly Forever': Dangerous US Atomic Reactors May Be Subsidized by Ohio Bill
  • S&P Global Platts- - World's first floating nuclear power unit set to start operations in Russia: Rosatom - Karishma Bhimani
  • Nigeria Nation - Nigeria seeks Russia's help to build nuclear plants, others - Blessing Olaifa, Assistant Editor, Abuja by Blessing Olaifa
  • AKIpress, Kyrgyz Republic - Lawmakers propose to ban exploration and mining of uranium in Kyrgyzstan until 2070
  • AKIpress, Kyrgyz Republic - Rally against uranium development planned for Balykchy on April 29: Organizers
  • Nigeria Nation - ATOMEXPO: Nigeria needs to invest in nuclear technology - Akinola Ajibade By Akinola Ajibade
  • News Courier, Athens, AL - NRC officials: No major issues at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant in 2018 - Adam Smith
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Integration of Belarusian nuclear power plant into national power grid in progress
  • Bellona - Nuclear reactors on Russia's floating nuclear plant reach full capacity - Charles Digges
  • Shillong Times, India - PM Modi's remarks on nuclear policy
  • Syracuse Journal-Democrat, Nebraska City NE - Cold War Patriots to host meetings for IAAP workers - The Hawk Eye
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal, PA - Letter: TMI is no longer viable - Pat Lemay,Manor Township
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - Green New Deal Would Reward Rich, Hurt Poor - John Stossel
  • Watauga Democrat, Boone, NC - Former CIA operations officer to speak at ASU -
  • River Journal, Tarrytown, NY - Entergy Agrees to Post-Shutdown Sale of Indian Point to Holtec International
  • Greenville News - Santee Cooper employees plead with SC lawmakers: Don't sell the embattled utility - Avery G. Wilks, The State
  • NRC - II-19-025 NRC Schedules Public Meeting to Discuss Safety Performance of Global Nuclear Fuel Plant
  • NRC - III-19-008 NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2018 Performance of Quad Cities Nuclear Power Station
  • IAEA - The Journey to 1,000,000: IAEA Organizes the Third Training Course in a Series Which Aims to Teach a Million Students about Nuclear Science - Petra Salame, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Successful Completion of the CRP D44001 - Exploring Genetic, Molecular, Mechanical and Behavioural Methods of Sex Separation in Mosquitoes - Konstantinos Bourtzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan, other EAEU countries to reduce import duties on Iran on 502 goods
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Counterterrorism measures urgently needed at nuclear plants
  • Mainichi Daily News - Renovated Hiroshima A-bomb museum building opens with new exhibits
  • Bellona - Europe Launches CCUS Knowledge Exchange Network to Support Industry´s Climate Action - Bellona Europa
  • Bellona - For all of Russia's talk about oil drilling in the Arctic, most Arctic oil will likely go untouched - Bellona
  • Press TV - US grants exemptions to new sanctions on Iran's elite military force
  • Press TV - US-led forces killed 1,600 civilians in Syria's Raqqah in 2017: Report
  • Press TV - Iran lambastes Saudi Arabia, Bahrain for supporting US oil sanctions, warns of consequences
  • Press TV - Three protesters killed by Kurdish militants of US-backed SDF in Syria's Dayr al-Zawr
  • Press TV - Riyadh regime had US green light for mass executions: Yemen's Ansarullah
  • Press TV - US-led forces killed 1,600 civilians in Syria's Raqqah in 2017: Report
  • Press TV - Russia to start deliveries of S-400 to Turkey in July
  • Press TV - Zarif warns US against preventing Iran from using Hormuz Strait to sell oil
  • Press TV - Mass beheadings by Saudi draw global condemnation -
  • Press TV - Riyadh regime had US green light for mass executions: Yemen's Ansarullah
  • NRC - Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) Audit Report Numbers - 3311-2016W10100001 and 3311-2017W10100001; OIG-19-A-10
  • NRC - Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) Audit Report Numbers - 01321-2016V10100012 and 01321-2017V10100012
  • OIG-19-A-09 - The Canon of Medicine by Hakim Ibn Sina: Book I: Principles of medicine, assessment, regimen in health and disease.; Book II: Materia Medica. English/Latin plant name index.
  • BBC News - Dounreay's shaft to be emptied and demolished
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - WIPP a fundamental part of US nuclear program cleanup - Anne Marie White, DOE Assistant Secretary for the Office of Environmental Management
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Senate hearing set for bill to restart Yucca Mountain licensing - Gary Martin
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Senate Schedules Hearing On Restarting Yucca Mountain
  • LobeLog.com - The Path to War with Iran Is Paved with Sanctions - Joseph Cirincione and Mary Kaszynski
  • Boone News-Republican, Boone, IA - Cold War Patriots to host meetings for IAAP workers - The Hawk Eye
  • 4TH ST8 - Nevada lawmakers mandate renewable energy even if we choke on the cost - Thomas Mitchell

    Wednesday, April 24, 2019

  • Dark Reading - New Twist in the Stuxnet Story
  • Consortium News - New CN Series: The Revelations of WikiLeaks: No. 1–The Video that Put Assange in US Crosshairs
  • ProPublica - ProPublica "Zero Tolerance" Series Wins First-Ever Peabody Catalyst Award
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Armstrong disrespects INL workers
  • Oak Ridge Today - Atomic Heritage Foundation launches "Oak Ridge Innovations" program?
  • Uptick Newswire - US Nuclear Signs Agreement to Acquire an Interest in a Leading Fusion Power Developer and Rights to Manufacture and Sell Fusion Power Generators for the Electric Power Grid - Marcus Heatherly
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear speaks out against bailouts for dangerously old atomic reactors in Ohio
  • Beyond Nuclear - US nukes aren't ready for climate change and the captured regulator is making sure of that
  • Beyond Nuclear - EDF wants to leave faulty Flamanville weldings in place
  • Broomfield Patch - Broomfield City Council To Debate Controversial Toll Road: Report - Chris Gaudet
  • Tri-City Herald - Feds dock half of Hanford contractor's pay, citing issues at massive nuclear waste plant - Annette Cary
  • CBS Denver - Jefferson Parkway Project Heard At Broomfield Meeting
  • Las Vegas Sun - Judge will consider Nevada's new bid to block plutonium - Scott Sonner, Associated Press
  • AP News - Judge will consider Nevada bid to block plutonium shipping - Scott Sonner
  • Engineering News-Record - DOE Readies Big Contracts But Nuke Waste Cleanup Costs Keep Rising - Mary B. Powers
  • AP News - SC Senate debate over Santee Cooper's future begins - Jeffrey Collins
  • Reuters - Kremlin: Six-party talks only efficient way to tackle nuclear North Korea - Anton Kolodyazhnyy
  • The Conversation - Nuclear weapons might save the world from an asteroid strike – but we need to change the law first
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - OpEd: Why nuclear power is important to Ohio's present and future: Jacopo Buongiorno and John Parsons - John Parsons, senior lecturer at the Sloan School of Management at MIT
  • Beaver County Times, PA - Pennsylvania nuclear industry looking for handout, not bailout: Michael Peters - Michael Peters
  • Middletown Press and Journal - PUC commissioner voices opposition to nuclear subsidy bill - Jared Stonesifer
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Nuclear power: a key part of a green future - John Dworak, Schenectady
  • World Nuclear News - Why nuclear is an environmentalist's story
  • World Nuclear News - Russia expects operating licence for floating plant in July
  • World Nuclear News - Dounreay decommissioning framework contracts awarded
  • UK Independent - Threat of nuclear war 'dangerously close', parliamentary report warns - Harry Cockburn
  • Exchange Monitor - DNFSB Staff Locked Out of Meetings at Nuke Sites Due to DOE Order
  • Exchange Monitor - Bechtel Earns 47.9% of Available 2018 Fee for Hanford Waste Treatment Plant
  • Exchange Monitor - Energy Dept. Extends Portsmouth Infrastructure Incumbent Contract
  • Exchange Monitor - Nevada Wants Appeals Court to Force Removal of Plutonium From State
  • Exchange Monitor - Expert Wanted for Deposition in Nevada Plutonium Lawsuit Retired From DOE
  • Exchange Monitor - MOX Services, Subcontractor Say They Weren't Part of Fraud Scheme at Savannah River
  • Exchange Monitor - Energy Department's Idaho Waste Plant Liability Approaches $6 Million
  • National Interest - Here's Why You Don't Mix LSD and Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carriers
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Nuclear bailout bill slammed by environmental, other groups - Mark Williams
  • Statehouse News Bureau, OH - Opponents Argue Costs Of Nuclear Subsidies, Alternative Energy Programs - Andy Chow
  • RT - Critical success: 10-month trial of Russia's floating nuclear power plant reactor complete
  • Deseret News, UT - Guest Opinion: Utah may be doomed to repeat nuclear history - Peter Bradford
  • Calvert Recorder - Nuke plant's out-of-state emergency operations move approved - Tamara Ward
  • WBUR Boston, MA - Historic Plymouth Looks To A Future Without Pilgrim10:11 - Bruce Gellerman
  • Engineering News-Record - DOE Readies Big Contracts But Nuke Waste Cleanup Costs Keep Rising - Calvert Recorder
  • KSL-TV - 10 years and 9.5M tons later, radioactive Moab tailings pile shrinking - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • World Nuclear News - Russia expects operating licence for floating plant in July
  • Maori Television - Compensation sought for Tahitians affected by nuclear weapons tests
  • Times & Star - £400m nuclear clean-up deal - Nicole Regan
  • Lexington County Chronicle - Co-op gambles with $8M nuke deal
  • Rwanda New Times - Rwanda to get nuclear research centre in 5 years - Eugène Kwibuka
  • Oak Ridge Today - Atomic Heritage Foundation launches "Oak Ridge Innovations" program?
  • The Inertia - New Legislation Could Expedite Removal of Nuclear Waste at San Onofre - Dylan Heyden
  • Sanford Herald, NC - Nuclear plant sirens tests ongoing
  • Reuters UK - Japan nuclear regulator to halt reactors without anti-terror steps - NHK
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Skips full of nuclear waste could be transported through area to Hinkley Point
  • New Civil Engineer UK - Planning Inspectorate to rule on Wylfa development plan - Connor Ibbetson
  • Taipei Times - DPP joining Saturday's anti-nuclear rallies - Lin Chia-nan
  • IAEA - From Lab to Field: Indonesian Scientists Develop New Crops for Farmers Using Nuclear Science - Driss Haboudane, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications; Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - National Liaison Officers Meet in Cyprus to Review, Design and Agree on Proposed Regional Projects - Omar Yusuf, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Marking World Book Day with the IAEA's Three Most Popular Publications in 2018 - Nathalie Mikhailova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Safety Culture in Focus at a Regional Meeting hosted by Chile - Rodolfo Cruz Suarez, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Peters resident and photographer tells stories of people and places left behind at Chernobyl - M. Thomas
  • Niagara Gazette - OUR VIEW: Welcome the 'green' tide washing over Niagara County
  • Japan Today - TEPCO transfers some fuel from Fukushima plant No. 3 reactor pool - WMBF Myrtle Beach, FL
  • Live 5 News WCSC - Grassroots group hoping to stop potential sale of Santee Cooper - Jason Raven
  • Lacey Patch, Lacey Township, NJ - Lacey's Oyster Creek Station Passes Quarterly Safety Inspection - Josh Bakan
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Safety, language measures needed for foreigners to work at Fukushima plant
  • Belarus Digest - Belarusians awaken in protest against polluting factories - Alesia Rudnik
  • DOE - How the Energy Department Helps Fight the Opioid Crisis
  • USGS - M 2.6 - 17km SE of Alamo, Nevada
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - Authorized Representative Workshop: Las Vegas, NV
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - Outreach Event: Teleconferences for Medical Providers April 25 & April 26, 2019!
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - Outreach Event: Middle Island, New York
  • Trend News Agency - IEA: Further tightening of sanctions on Iran to impact its export capacity - Leman Zeynalova
  • NHK World - Renovated Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum to open
  • NHK World - NRA turns down power companies requests
  • NHK World - First batch of nuclear fuel transferred
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA stands firm on deadline; nuclear plants may shut down - Toshio Kawada
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Safety, language measures needed for foreigners to work at Fukushima plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan to halt nuclear plants if anti-terror steps not taken in time
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima museum unveils new items of A-bomb victims
  • Mehr News Agency - Zarif calls for forming alliance against unilateralism at UN intl. event
  • Mehr News Agency - US forces other states to violate Iran-related UN resolutions : Zarif
  • Mehr News Agency - Indian concerned about exports to Iran after US' sanctions
  • Mehr News Agency - IRGC should facilitate people's presence in soft war
  • Mehr News Agency - Would Saudis play the US puppet in Iran sanctions scenario?
  • Press TV - Leader: Iran to export as much oil as it needs; US cannot block sales
  • Press TV - Iran warns Trump administration against dangerous game it's playing
  • Press TV - Trump violated international law by withdrawing from Iran nuclear deal: Analyst
  • Press TV - Video: Israel razes family house of slain Palestinian
  • Press TV - President Rouhani: Iran will not talk with US as long as it keeps lying -
  • Press TV - Foad Izadi: US imposing its internal laws on others over Iran sanctions
  • Energy Department - Notice: Request for Information: Research and Development Opportunities for Building Energy Modeling FR Document: 2019-08266 Citation: 84 FR 17147 PDF Pages 17147-17148

    Tuesday, April 23, 2019

  • In These Times - What Will Our Climate-Ravaged World Look Like by 2049? An author imagines how our lives will have changed in 30 years–and what we will have lost. - Meera Subramanian
  • Nevada Current - Inslee says climate change is "job one," calls for "consensus" on nuclear waste - Jeniffer Solis
  • Mintpress News - On Earth Day, Remembering the US Military's Toxic Legacy - Whitney Webb
  • Los Angeles Times - In California National Guard, whistleblower claims of retaliation go beyond Fresno - Alene Tchekmedyian and Paul Pringle
  • Reuters - U.S. appeals court denies Manning's bail request, upholds contempt finding - Sarah N. Lynch
  • The Hill blog - Journalist Glenn Greenwald defends Assange: 'Things that journalists do every single day'
  • CBS News - FAA fielded nearly a dozen whistleblower complaints about Boeing 787 - Kris Van Cleave
  • The Progressive.org - Daniel Ellsberg Speaks Out on the Arrest of Julian Assange - Dennis J. Bernstein
  • Military Times - Victims of military medical mistakes to tell their stories at congressional hearing seeking legal fixes - Leo Shane III
  • Vice Motherboard - Edward Snowden Explains Why the CIA Just Made an Instagram
  • KPVI Pocatello - Idaho National Lab to conduct annual emergency drill on Tuesday - Idaho National Lab
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Date Pending For Full Closure Of East Jemez Road - NNSA News
  • LA Monitor - Feds investigate RCLC grant funds
  • KIFI Idaho Falls, ID - Idaho Cleanup project reports progress
  • Tri-City Herald - In a few months 6,000 Hanford workers could have new bosses - Annette Cary
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Fluor says just .69 acres of waste left at desert complex - Nathan Brown
  • CBS Denver - Give Your Opinion About The Jefferson Parkway Tuesday Night -
  • CBS Denver - Public Comment Welcomed On Jefferson Parkway Project
  • AP News - The Latest: EU regrets US decision on Iran sanctions
  • AP News - US move to end Iran exemptions sending oil prices higher - DAVID McHUGH
  • AP News - China lashes out at US over Iran oil sanctions move
  • Bloomberg - Europe Doubles Down on Iran Support as Trump Targets Oil Exports - Viktoria Dendrinou and Helene Fouquet
  • Bloomberg - Oil Climbs Toward $75 in London After Trump Tightens Screws on Iran - Alex Nussbaum and Grant Smith
  • Bloomberg - Trump Playing Hardball Gives Iran Oil Buyers Costly Headache - Serene Cheong, Heesu Lee, and Alfred Cang
  • Bloomberg - Enforcing Iran Oil Sanctions Would Be a Gift to Saudi Arabia - Meghan L. O'Sullivan
  • Reuters - FACTBOX-Strait of Hormuz: the world's most important oil artery - Ahmad Ghaddar
  • Reuters - France says Iran/Instex mechanism is making positive progress - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters - Iran parliament authorises firm action against US "terrorist acts" - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - INSIGHT-On South America's largest solar farm, Chinese power radiates - Cassandra Garrison
  • Politico - How nuclear plants are gaming climate-change rules - Travis Kavulla, director of energy and environment policy at the R Street Institute
  • Vox - Americans love clean energy. Do they care if it includes nuclear? - David Roberts
  • KTTH MyNorthwest, Seattle, WA - Ross: The path to zero emissions is paved with nuclear energy - Dave Ross
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - DeWine backs saving Ohio nuclear plants amid opposition - Jim Siegel
  • Utility Dive - Ohio governor signals support for nuke bailout as FirstEnergy files new bankruptcy plan - Gavin Bade
  • World Nuclear News - New Jersey awards first ZECs
  • World Nuclear News - China's CGN and Huaneng enhance cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Viewpoint: A long future for France's nuclear fleet?
  • NHK World - First batch of nuclear fuel transferred
  • Japan Times - Tepco transfers first nuclear fuel out of No. 3 reactor building at crippled Fukushima plant
  • Business Standard - 12 More nuclear power plants coming up, says DAE chief - ANI
  • Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA - North Anna nuclear power plant to hold open house
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Petition challenges PNM's nuclear plans - Steve Terrell
  • Utility Dive - New Jersey approves up to $300M in annual nuclear plant subsidies, despite profitability claims - HJ Mai
  • Kitco - Australia's Clamp On Nuclear Power Loosened - Michael McCrae
  • Mirage News, Australia - No logic in our nuclear allergy - Australian Conservatives Release
  • WBUR Boston, MA - This Vermont Town Took A Big Hit When Its Nuclear Plant Closed10:04 - Bruce Gellerman
  • Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, VA - COMMENTARY: To reduce carbon dioxide, you have to go nuclear - Bill Stewart, Stafford, received ScB and AB degrees in Electrical Engineering from Brown University
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - DeWine signals support for nuclear energy: Capitol Letter - Andrew J. Tobias
  • Public's Radio 89.3FM, Providence, RI - For 46 Years, Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Has Used Water From Cape Cod Bay. How Has It Impacted The Ecosystem? - Miriam Wasser
  • Yellow Springs News, OH - Film on nuclear weapons testing to screen - Megan Bachman
  • Natural Gas Intel, Sterling, VA - 'Ramifications for Gas Markets' as Nuclear Subsidies Approved in New Jersey - Jamison Cocklin
  • National Interest - The Russian Navy Is Dismantling Two Massive Nuclear Battlecruisers. Here's Why - David Axe
  • Delaware County Daily Times, PA - Letter: No nuke bailouts - Tom McCarey, Berwyn
  • Radio New Zealand - French experts to meet Tahiti nuke compo claimants
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima town's local gov't services to resume 8 years after nuclear evacuation
  • RT - Silent and powerful: Nuclear underwater drone carrier set afloat – Russian MoD
  • TASS - Russia floats out first nuclear sub that will carry Poseidon strategic underwater drones
  • New Europe - France debates what to do with its nuclear waste
  • Sandusky Register - Nuclear bill could save Davis-Besse - Tom Jackson
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Clean up of UA's atomic reactor site done, officials say - Alex Golden
  • South Coast Register, New South Wales - Warren Mundine rules out Jervis Bay nuclear reactor - Rebecca FistRebecca Fist
  • Japan Times - Fukushima agricultural exports bounce back from nuclear disaster to hit record high
  • Times & Star - Workers' strike at nuclear site to start - Federica Bedendo
  • Bridgwater Mercury, Buckinghamshire, UK - Nuclear waste could be brought from across the country to Hinkley A - Steven Salter
  • Warren Tribune Chronicle, OH - Siderewicz to testify against energy bill - Ron Selak Jr. -
  • Korea Times - Kazakhstan can help North Korea for denuclearization
  • Pennsylvania Business Report - State utility regulator criticizes nuclear bailout bill - Debra Flax
  • Akron Beacon Journal - DeWine backs saving Ohio nuclear plants amid opposition - Jim Siegel
  • Ohio Watchddog - Opponents of Ohio nuclear bailout fear loss of focus on renewable energy sources - Steve Bittenbender
  • Statehouse News Bureau, OH - Opponents Argue Costs Of Nuclear Subsidies, Alternative Energy Programs - Andy Chow
  • Deseret News, UT - 10 years and 9.5M tons later, radioactive Moab tailings pile shrinking - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Maori Television - Compensation sought for Tahitians affected by nuclear weapons tests - Te Ao - Maori News
  • Creamer's Mining Weekly - Australia's minerals council calls for repeal of 'discriminatory' nuclear energy ban - Esmarie Iannucci
  • Exchange Monitor - NRC Begins Picking Meeting Sites for Decommissioning Advisory Board Report
  • Exchange Monitor - Three Major Hanford Contracts Due in July-August
  • Exchange Monitor - NNSA Accepts DNFSB Safety Recommendation for Pantex
  • Exchange Monitor - Vermont Applies to Become NRC Agreement State
  • Exchange Monitor - Public Meetings Sought on DOE Plans for New Shaft at WIPP
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Editorial: Make clean energy work for Ohio
  • TheDenverChannel - Former Colorado governor, state scientists push for renewable investment to battle climate change - Mike Nelson
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - SC Senate debate over Santee Cooper's future begins - Jeffrey Collins Associated Press
  • DOE - DOE Announces $47 Million for Flexible Building Technologies, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC), and Solid-State Lighting
  • NRC - III-19-007 NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2018 Performance of Fermi Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - I-19-011 NRC to Hold Public Open House to Discuss 2018 Performance of Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant
  • IAEA - Safety Culture in Focus at a Regional Meeting hosted by Chile - Rodolfo Cruz Suarez, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Marking World Book Day with the IAEA's Three Most Popular Publications in 2018 - Nathalie Mikhailova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran designates US Central Command as terrorist organization - Elnur Baghishov
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarus in talks to supply $100m worth of equipment to Bangladesh
  • Mehr News Agency - London expresses regrets over US decision to end Iran sanctions waivers
  • Mehr News Agency - France says Iran financial mechanism is making positive progress
  • Mehr News Agency - US new suspicious moves in Iraq
  • Mehr News Agency - EU regrets US decision on Iran sanctions: EU Commission
  • Mehr News Agency - China to continue economic coop. with Iran
  • Press TV - Video: Militant weapons cache with Israeli, US-made munitions uncovered in Syria's Quneitra
  • Press TV - Israel's Netanyahu plans to name new settlement in Golan after Trump -
  • Press TV - Palestinian demonstrators call on UN to end Gaza blockade
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Packaging and Transportation of Radioactive Material FR Document: 2019-08138 Citation: 84 FR 16889 PDF Pages 16889-16890
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2019-07933 Citation: 84 FR 16890 PDF Pages 16890-16897
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Guidance: Safety Related Concrete Structures for Nuclear Power Plants (Other than Reactor Vessels and Containments) FR Document: 2019-08093 Citation: 84 FR 16897 PDF Pages 16897-16898

    Monday, April 22, 2019

  • EHS Today - OSHA Seeks Input on Whistleblower Laws - Agency to hold a meeting on May 14.
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - Federal employee whistleblower protections: Two tales of dysfunction - Tinker Ready
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP: Shipments from LANL to grow - Adrian C. Hedden
  • Exchange Monitor - Post-Accident WIPP Recertification Lasted Over Three Years, EPA Says
  • Daily Energy Insider - New study examines current state of grid cybersecurity efforts - Scott Sowers
  • Daily Energy Insider - Energy provider secures wind project funding - Douglas Clark
  • Daily Energy Insider - New Jersey Board of Public Utilities awards subsidies for nuclear power plants - Dave Kovaleski
  • Exchange Monitor - Hanford Offices Merge Communications Functions
  • Exchange Monitor - State Dept. Has 'Potential Concerns' Over U.S.-Russia Plutonium Disposal Pact
  • Exchange Monitor - ETTP Cleanup Nears Completion in Fiscal 2020, Energy Dept. Says - Oak Ridge Site in Tennessee -
  • Exchange Monitor - Utility to Hire Consultant on Relocating SONGS' Spent Fuel
  • AP News - The Latest: Iran brushes off US decision on sanction waivers
  • AP News - US says no more sanctions waivers for importing Iranian oil - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - Oil Leaps to 6-Month High as U.S. Vows to Strangle Iran Exports - Verity Ratcliffe, Tsuyoshi Inajima, and Alex Nussbaum
  • Bloomberg - America's Foreign Policy Isn't Dead. Yet. - Hal Brands
  • Bloomberg - Trump to End Iran Waivers, Escalating Feud; Oil Prices Climb - Nick Wadhams, Glen Carey, and Margaret Talev
  • Bloomberg - New Coal Plants Are Just Too Expensive in China, Analysis Says
  • Reuters - U.S. to end all waivers on Iran oil imports, crude price jumps - Lesley Wroughton, Humeyra Pamuk
  • Reuters - Oil hits 2019 high on U.S. plan to tighten squeeze on Iran - Alex Lawler
  • MIT Technology Review - South Korea: What a nuclear waste - Max S. Kim
  • Washington Examiner - Editorial: Only fracking and nuclear power can save planet Earth
  • Toledo Blade - Editorial: Swing and a miss on nuclear bailout
  • Surfer magazine - New Legislation Could Prioritize the Removal of San O's Nuclear Waste - Matthew B. Shaw
  • POWER magazine - The POWER Interview – Keeping Nuclear Power Viable - Darrell Proctor
  • Mining Global News - Australian mining group asks government to repeal nuclear power ban
  • All Things Nuclear - Pompeo Opens the Door to Deep US Nuclear Cuts (Or Large Chinese Increases) - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • Enquirer-Gazette, California, MD - Nuke plant's out-of-state emergency operations move approved - Tamara Ward
  • Nigeria Nation - 'Nigeria not serious about nuclear power' - Akinola Ajibade, Sochi, Russia by Akinola Ajibade
  • WBUR Boston, MA - For 46 Years, Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Has Used Water From Cape Cod Bay. How Has It Impacted The Ecosystem?07:24 - Miriam Wasser
  • Chandigarh Tribune - PM's nuke war statement 'highly irresponsible', says Amarinder - Chandigarh Tribune, North India
  • Axios - Flooding linked to climate change puts beaches, nuclear plants at risk
  • Power Philippines - NO SA NUCLEAR: Lawmakers oppose call for nuclear power plants - Meanne Rosales
  • The Wire, India - Watch | In Ratnagiri's Jaitapur, Fishermen Vehemently Oppose Nuclear Plant
  • newstodaydaily - French firm seeks sovereign guarantee from India for nuclear power project
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - First unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant getting loaded with dummy fuel assemblies
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Defense chief rejects dev't of nuclear arms - Jeannette I. Andrade
  • Defence Blog - Russia decides to scrap its legendary nuclear-powered battlecruisers to save money
  • Korea Herald - [Editorial] Unrealistic plan
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Better PR efforts needed in light of WTO ruling on Japanese seafood
  • NJ Spotlight - State's New-Look Energy Plan Is Delayed, Now Expected in December - Tom Johnson
  • Scottish Daily Record - Grenfell fire fears at Faslane nuclear base sees £125m supermess dismantled 'brick by brick' - Stephen Stewart
  • MyBroadband South Africa - The case against Eskom's "delinquent" former management - Bradley Prior
  • The National Scotland - Pumped storage hydro could fill nuclear nuclear energy gap - Greg Russell
  • AKIpress, Kyrgyz Republic - Over 10,000 sign online petition against development of uranium deposit in Issyk-Kul
  • PBS NewsHour - The impact of Chernobyl's nuclear disaster 33 years later - Hari Sreenivasan
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Moab is drowning in tourists, and Utah is making Grand County spend millions a year to invite more - Brian Maffly
  • Nation.Cymru, Wales - Welsh peace campaigners face court over anti-nuclear protest
  • Washington University in St. Louis Student Life - Movie Review: 'Atomic Homefront': environmentally conscious yet unsatisfying - Phoenix Burnett |
  • NRC - II-19-024 NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss North Anna Nuclear Power Plant Performance
  • NRC - II-19-023 NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Watts Bar Nuclear Power Plant Performance
  • NRC - II-19-022 NRC Schedules Webinar to Discuss Safety Performance of BWX Technologies Nuclear Fuel Facility
  • USGS - M 6.1 - 0km ESE of Gutad, Philippines
  • Trend News Agency - Economic relations of Iran and Turkey far from targeted level
  • Mehr News Agency - Zarif, Lavrov hold phone call to discuss Iran nuclear deal, Syria
  • Mehr News Agency - China slams unilateral US sanctions on Iran
  • Press TV - Yemeni forces, allies shoot down three Saudi-led reconnaissance drones
  • Press TV - Health of Palestinian inmates on hunger strike deteriorating at Israeli jails
  • Press TV - In ironic move, US begins Agent Orange 'cleanup' operation in Vietnam
  • Press TV - Pompeo privately said US would not launch direct attack against Iran: Report -
  • Press TV - Defense Department announces deaths of US service members in Iraq and Qatar
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Draft Regulatory Guide: Anchoring Components and Structural Supports in Concrete FR Document: 2019-07999 Citation: 84 FR 16699 PDF Pages 16699-16700
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-08131 Citation: 84 FR 16700 PDF Pages 16700-16701

    Sunday, April 21, 2019

  • Waynesboro Record Herald, PA - Broad Street Park in Doylestown on track despite soil clean-up notice - Chris Ullery
  • CNN - New York Times: Boeing's South Carolina plant faces production issues that 'have threatened to compromise safety' - Devan Cole
  • Rocky Mount Telegram, NC - Buried HUD report cited fiscal woes - Lindell John Kay
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - After reports of shoddy production at North Charleston Dreamliner plant, Boeing on offensive - David Wren
  • South China Morning Post - 'Oversubscribed' US Navy leans more on coastguard to help counter China - Washington Post
  • Juneau Empire - Opinion: Doing nuclear energy right requires global paradigm shift - Rich Moniak
  • Nevada Independent - Large-scale solar, wind and geothermal developers hit project headwinds on public land - Daniel Rothberg
  • Reuters video - NK slams Bolton, calls for Pompeo replacement
  • The Week Magazine - Could climate change save nuclear power? - Kate Wheeling
  • Riverdale Press, Bronx, NY - A green deal we all should consider: Nuclear energy - Lou DeHolczer
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Letter: Carbon-free nuclear power is worth preserving - Paul Reeder, Hilliard
  • NHK World - Report: China No. 3 in online nuclear reactors
  • NHK World - Agent Orange cleanup in southern Vietnam
  • NHK World - Russia wants role in N.Korean denuclearization
  • LakeNewsOnline, Lake of the Ozarks, MO - Hank's View: The future of power production - Hank Waters
  • London Times - Belgorod, the Russian sub that carries nuclear-tipped drones - Tim Ripley
  • South China Morning Post - North Korea's latest moves show how Kim Jong-un has turned the tables on the US - Denny Roy
  • Independent Tribune, Concord, NC - Chernobyl's deadly effects estimates vary - John LaForge
  • Door County Daily News.com, Sturgeon Bay, WI - Much decommissioning work finished at former Kewaunee Nuclear Plant
  • KPVI Pocatello - Santee Cooper backers at Orangeburg meeting challenge sale of utility - Gene Zaleski
  • The Mast, Lusaka, Zambia - Uzbek's decision to go nuclear is purely economic – Jurabek - Wana Kalala
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Atomic Heroes Picnic to be held in North Augusta in May - Kristina Rackley
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Santee Cooper backers at Orangeburg meeting challenge sale of utility - Gene Zaleski
  • Trend News Agency - Ayatollah Khamenei appoints new IRGC senior commander
  • Mehr News Agency - Ayat. Khamenei appoints Gen. Salami as new IRGC chief commander
  • Press TV - Israel bans entry of Gazan Christians to West Bank for Easter
  • Press TV - US main stream media taken over by CIA, Mossad: Analyst -
  • Press TV - Israeli settlers storm al-Aqsa Mosque, perform Passover prayers

    Saturday, April 20, 2019

  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Cory Booker delivers hopeful message to Democratic faithful in Washoe, Douglas counties - James DeHaven
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Steve Sisolak looks back on first 100 days as Nevada governor
  • Rasmussen Reports - For Journalists, Self-Censorship Is Credibility Suicide - A Commentary By Ted Rall
  • The Nation - New Jersey Exposed One of Corporate America's Favorite Schemes - Pat GarofaloTwitter
  • Mother Jones - 2,000 Leaked Photos Show the Cruelty of an Alabama Prison. Should They Be Published? - Olivia Exstrum
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Waste Shipment Successfully Completed At WIPP - LANL News
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE: Full Closure Of East Jemez Starts April 26 - DOE News
  • Exchange Monitor - Reopened Los Alamos Facility Makes First TRU Shipment to WIPP since 2014
  • Exchange Monitor - NNSA Starts Review of Dilute-and-Dispose Plan for WIPP - Dan Leone
  • LA Monitor - Pantex Plant readies for plutonium shipments - Jill McLaughlin
  • Exchange Monitor - EPA Recertification Sought for WIPP Through 2024 - Wayne Barber
  • Lakewood Sentinel, Englewood, CO - Workers compare old wounds of the Cold War--Former Rocky Flats workers gather for breakfast event - Joseph Rios
  • HazMat Management - U.S. DOE seeking contractor to provide supplemental organic treatment at Superfund Site - John Nicholson
  • Los Angeles Daily News - As hikers head to Santa Susana Field Lab, residents rally for a cleanup - Olga Grigoryants
  • Ventura County Star, CA - Victim's family sues Edison over Woolsey Fire death in Agoura Hills
  • AP News - Nuclear operator: Closing plants would be felt around Ohio - John Seewer
  • AP News - No need to stretch to make the point on climate change - Maria Anglin
  • AP News - Secret lab watches for nuclear explosions worldwide - Rick Neale
  • AP News - Report: New Jersey nuclear plants getting subsidy are viable - Mike Catalini
  • Reuters - North Korea slams Bolton's 'dim-sighted' call for sign of denuclearization - Joori Roh, Josh Smith
  • Lompoc Record, CA - Counting blessings of nuclear power - Ellie Ripley
  • WESH Orlando - New technology at Cape Canaveral aims to prevent nuclear war - Dan Billow
  • KJZZ Fronteras, Tempe, AZ - $220 Million Available To Small Businesses To Cleanup Navajo Uranium Mines - Laurel Morales
  • Common Dreams - Watchdog Sounds Alarm Over Regulatory Capture as New Reporting Shows Nuclear Plants Unprepared for Climate Crisis - Andrea Germanos
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Sidetrack or kickstart? How to respond to the US proposal on nuclear disarmament. - Lyndon Burford, Oliver Meier, Nick Ritchie
  • SitNews, Ketchikan, Alaska - An Opportunity For Nuclear energy in Alaska - Senator Lisa Murkowski
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - EPA seeks bids to clean up uranium mines in Southwest - Associated Press
  • KTTH MyNorthwest, Seattle, WA - Time to choose the green nuclear deal - Michael Medved
  • Delaware Business Now - Exelon hails Supreme Court decision upholding assistance for nuclear plants
  • 38 North - North Korea's Yongbyon Nuclear Center: What Do Specialized Railcars Mean?
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Pantex Plant in Texas ramping up new 'staging mission' for SRS plutonium - Colin Demarest
  • Rwanda New Times - Africa ready for nuclear energy, lower the costs - Gitura Mwaura
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Nuclear plant operators must pay price for missing deadline
  • Statehouse News Bureau, OH - FirstEnergy Corp, FirstEnergy Solutions: What's The Difference? - Andy Chow
  • Akron Beacon Journal - FirstEnergy Solutions revamps bankruptcy plan following court criticisms - Jim Mackinnon
  • UrduPoint News - Lukashenko Claims Real Cost Of Belarus' Russia-Built NPP To Amount To Less Than $7Bln - Fahad Shabbir
  • Lakeland Ledger, Lakeland, FL - Editorial: The current state of Unit 3 - and its future
  • KFSM-TV 5NEWS , Fayetteville, AR - SEFOR Decommissioning Project Nearly Completed
  • Yahoo! News - The Day a U.S. Navy Nuclear Powered Aircraft Carrier Almost Sunk Off California - Steve Weintz
  • Yonhap News Agency - EDITORIAL from Korea JoongAng Daily
  • Hillsboro Times Gazette, Hillsboro OH - Wilkin new state clean energy bill co-sponsor--Calls it 'an investment in clean energy;' detractors call it a bailout - Tim Colliver
  • Xinhua - Zambia's nuclear energy program on course: official
  • Centre Daily Times, State College, PA - Letters: Nuclear power has too many drawbacks - Douglas M. Mason, Port Matilda. The author is the chairman of the Centre County Green Party
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Cameco developing plan to clean up contaminated groundwater at Key Lake--The problem was first identified in December, after 50,000 litres of contaminated water seeped into the ground. - Alex MacPherson, Saskatoon StarPhoenix
  • FITSNews, SC - Santee Cooper: If You Build It, They Will Come? - Marion County project highlights why the state cannot own or manage a utility …
  • News Minute Bengaluru - Frequent outages at Kudankulam plant unusual, trying to fix it: Dept of Atomic Energy
  • Gloucestershire Gazette - Letter: We must keep using fossil fuels - Michael Boulton, Thornbury
  • Trend News Agency - Swiss to open special financial channel with Iran
  • NHK World - J-Village station opens in Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - J-Village reopens as sporting site, drops role as plant cleanup lot - Koichi Tokonami
  • Japan Times - Fukushima soccer facility, repurposed after 3/11 disaster, fully reopens
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - J-Village in Fukushima Prefecture fully reopens
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima J-Village national soccer training facility fully reopens
  • Yonhap News Agency - Pompeo says he will continue to lead nuclear talks with N. Korea - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News Agency - N. Korea condemns Bolton for 'nonsense' on denuclearization talks - khj@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Saudi Arabia sentences renowned journalist to 5 years in jail in secret trial -
  • Press TV - Israeli forces demolish home of Palestinian man in occupied West Bank
  • Pierce County Tribune, Rugby, ND - Amended SB 2037 passes Wednesday - Sue Sitter
  • Hindustan Times - Bhopal gas tragedy among world's major industrial accidents of 20th century: UN report
  • POGO - Release of Mueller Report Sets the Stage for Congress to Act - Danielle
  • The Economist - What to make of the Mueller report - The redacted version suggests that Donald Trump is his own worst enemy

    Friday, April 19, 2019

  • New Yorker - Guantánamo's Darkest Secret - Ben Taub
  • Lexology - Advanced Nuclear Power Legislation Introduced and Touted as Antidote to Climate Change - Goldberg Segalla LLP - Timothy C. Connor
  • CapeCod.com - Holtec Seeks to Purchase 4th Nuclear Plant for Decommissioning
  • Environmental Defense Fund - EDF, Allies Formally Oppose "Unlawful, Arbitrary, and Senseless" Attack on Mercury and Air Toxics Standards - Sharyn Stein
  • Mintpress News - Nearly 100,000 Pentagon Whistleblower Complaints Have Been Silenced - Lee Camp
  • International Consortium of Investigative Journalists - Lux Leaks, Panama Papers spur EU to better protect whistleblowers - Douglas Dalby, Simon Bowers
  • RT - Trump's whistleblower protection agency under investigation for attacking...WHISTLEBLOWERS
  • RFI - Julian Assange: France urged to take a stand for the whistleblower nobody wants - Amanda Morrow
  • Bloomberg - Assange's Exit Buys Ecuador Goodwill But No Deliverance--President Lenin Moreno's laudable reforms risk losing momentum. - Mac Margolis
  • Oak Ridger - Commercial fusion power is likely 30 years away - Carolyn Krause
  • AP News - Fired guard files lawsuit against her former employer
  • Reuters - Fukushima owner to allow overseas staff to work on disaster cleanup - Kiyoshi Takenaka and Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - South Korea steps up shift to cleaner energy, sets long-term renewable power targets - Jane Chung
  • NEI - 3 Ways to Help the Planet This Earth Day - Kelly McPharlin
  • NEI - Ohio Introduces Bill to Value Zero-Carbon Energy Sources
  • Forbes blog - State Nuclear Subsidies Not Needed - Adam Millsap
  • ProPublica - Nuclear Lobbying Power: NJ Utility Customers Will Pay $300M In Subsidies - Talia Buford
  • ProPublica - In a Time of Cheap Fossil Fuels, Nuclear Power Companies Are Seeking – and Getting – Big Subsidies - Talia Buford
  • ProPublica - New Jersey Said 10 Years Ago It Would Rank Its Most Contaminated Sites. It Never Did - Talia Buford
  • NJ Spotlight - Huge Win for PSEG as Reluctant BPU Approves Nuclear Subsidies - Tom Johnson
  • AP News - EPA seeks bids to clean up uranium mines in Southwest
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Nuclear fuel removal is small step in cleanup at Fukushima
  • InsiderNJ - Going Nuclear in NJ - Ray Lesniak
  • Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Cleanup finished at Strickler nuclear reactor site by Alex Golden
  • University of Arkansas - SEFOR Cleanup Work Finished, U of A Awaiting Final Approval From State
  • Delawares Tate News - Commentary: The legacy of nuclear power is checkered at best - Alan Muller, executive director of Green Delaware
  • InsiderNJ - Sierra Club: BPU Approves PSE&G Nuclear Subsidy- Biggest Sellout in State History
  • LA Monitor - Study: US plutonium plan comes with budget, scheduling risks - Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press
  • Insider NJ - Sweeney, Burzichelli and Taliaferro Praise BPU's Approval of Plan to Support Nuclear Energy
  • Tampa Bay Times - Let's take a moment to remember the time a local utility broke Tampa Bay's only nuclear plant - Graham Brink
  • Occupational Health Safety - DOL to Host Event in Oak Ridge for Nuclear Weapons Workers in Oak Ridge, TN
  • Daily Sabah - Akkuyu nuclear power plant to have core holder vessel in September - Baris Simsek
  • Energy Bangla - Experts call for use of nuclear energy to ensure sustainable development
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Second nuclear power plant in Belarus possible
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarusian nuclear power plant to cost less than $10bn
  • The Hill blog - Rewarding failure: Taxpayers on hook for $12 billion nuclear boondoggle - Debbie Dooley and Sara Barczak
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRS executive alludes to contract extension for Savannah River Nuclear Solutions - Colin Demarest
  • CBC News - 50K litres of uranium-contaminated water leaks into ground at Cameco's Key Lake mill
  • Nippon.com - TEPCO Exec Voices Wish to Restart N-Reactors
  • Business Times, Singapore - Hulking nuclear plants try to get nimble in volatile power markets
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - Guest viewpoint: Let's not give the nuclear industry a handout - Michael Peters
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Energy Secretary Rick Perry 'happy where he is' leading DOE, spokesperson says - Colin Demarest
  • Japan Today - TEPCO to employ foreign workers at Fukushima plant under new visa system
  • Yonhap News Agency - S. Korea to cut dependency on fossil fuel, shift to renewable energy - Kang Yoon-seung
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Record result but still no breathing space for Lynas - Colin Kruger
  • Stuff, NZ - Editorial: Does the Government have stomach to tackle its 'nuclear-free' moment?
  • New Jersey Globe - BPU passes approves nuclear subsidy in 4-1 vote - Nikita Biryukov
  • New Europe - Finland to start constructing nuclear plant with Russian reactor in 2021 - Kostis Geropoulos
  • New York Times - Renewable Energy Is Better
  • New York Times - Letter: Renewable Energy Is Better - Gregory Wetstone, Washington, president and chief executive of the American Council on Renewable Energy
  • Fremont News Messenger, OH - First hearings held on proposed bill to help nuclear plants - Daniel Carson
  • SF Examiner, CA - Navy report finds 'no radiological health risk' on Treasure Island - Laura Waxmann
  • News Courier, Athens, AL - NUKE PLANT SAFETY: NRC to host public meeting at Athens City Hall
  • Lexington County Chronicle - Senate to debate sale of Santee Cooper
  • Exchange Monitor - NNSA to Start Yearlong Environmental Review of Plutonium Disposal Plan - Dan Leone -
  • Exchange Monitor - S.C. Says MOX Penalties Will Continue After Plutonium Removal
  • Curbed San Francisco - Navy declares 'no radiological health risk' at Treasure Island - Adam Brinklow
  • Public Citizen - Texas House Allows Dumping Fracking Wastewater Into Texas Rivers, Streams and Lakes - Statement of Adrian Shelley, Director, Public Citizen's Texas Office
  • NRC - I-19-010 NRC Assigns Two New Resident Inspectors to Salem Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 5km SSW of Tomakomai, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 58km SSW of Shikotan, Russia
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO looks to hire foreigners with new status for decommissioning work
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarus, Hungary eager to cooperate in nuclear energy
  • Mehr News Agency - Senior cleric warns of Europe's unreliability in face of US anti-Iran measures
  • Press TV - Google 'disables' Press TV's YouTube account without prior warning
  • Press TV - Israeli tanks, aircraft target Hamas positions in Gaza Strip
  • Press TV - CIA shifts to focus more on Russia and Iran: Gina Haspel
  • Press TV - US seeks to eliminate independent nations in Mideast: Analyst
  • Press TV - US steps up military efforts to encircle Syria, stifle 'resistance axis': Report -
  • Press TV - UK condemns US move to sue foreign companies over Cuba sanctions
  • Army Department - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Land Acquisition, South Texas Training Center, McMullen County, TX; Withdrawal FR Document: 2019-07888 Citation: 84 FR 16469 PDF Pages 16469-16470
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2019-07779 Citation: 84 FR 16485 PDF Page 16485
  • International Trade Administration - Notice: Meetings: Civil Nuclear Trade Advisory Committee FR Document: 2019-07863 Citation: 84 FR 16463 PDF Page 16463
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act Local Community Advisory Board Questionnaire FR Document: 2019-07843 Citation: 84 FR 16547 PDF Pages 16547-16549
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Forced Into Emergency Bailout to Troubled Eskom - Colleen Goko and Paul Vecchiatto
  • Bloomberg - How China Is Defending Its Detention of Muslims to the World - Peter Martin
  • FAIR.org - Assange's 'Conspiracy' to Expose War Crimes Has Already Been Punished - Joe Emersberger
  • Town Hall - The Assange Exception to the First Amendment - Jacob Sullum
  • Tom Dispatch - Tomgram: Engelhardt, A "Ridiculous" War--American War Is Off the Charts - Tom Engelhardt

    Thursday, April 18, 2019

  • Las Vegas Sun - Susie Lee addresses Legislature on schools, Yucca Mountain - John Sadler
  • Fox11 Reno - Gov. Sisolak's first 100 days in office, by the numbers - Kim Burrows & Kristine Brown
  • Exchange Monitor - Calif. Congressman Plans Spent Fuel Storage Legislation
  • Capistrano Dispatch - Levin to Introduce Bill Prioritizing SONGS in Removal of Spent Nuclear Fuel - Shawn Raymundo
  • KSNV News3LV - Gov. Steve Sisolak reflects upon first 100 days in office, and looks towards the future - Max Darrow
  • KTVN Reno - Governor Sisolak Celebrates First 100 Days in Office
  • Nevada Independent - Amid high-profile Democratic freshmen, Susie Lee focuses on 'in the weeds' issues; class sizes, for-profit colleges - Michelle Rindels, Riley Snyder
  • Exchange Monitor - Idaho Reviewing Fluor Plan to Resume Sludge Repackaging at Drum Burst Site
  • Exchange Monitor - Triad to Seek Bids for Pit-Waste Treatment Plant at LANL
  • Exchange Monitor - MOX Services Wants to Keep Keys to MFFF Information Vault, Court Doc Shows
  • Exchange Monitor - NRC Board to Rule May 10 on Interventions to Spent Fuel License Application - New Mexico
  • B92, Belgrade - Why are generations born after NATO bombing at risk?
  • Pakistan News International - Some superpowers are addicted to warfare: says ex-envoy
  • Government Accountability Project - Assessment of European Union Whistleblower Directive - Tom Devine
  • Government Accountability Project - Government Accountability Project Praises European Parliament Approval of Landmark Legislation for EU Whistleblower Rights - Tom Devine
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - From cruise ships to tankers, big boats dump waste into the ocean. Whistleblowers can stop them. - Tinker Ready
  • Albuquerque Journal - Feds stand by splitting 'pit' production between LANL, S.C. - Mark Oswald
  • Livermore Independent - LLNL's National Atmospheric Release Advisory Center Observes 40th Anniversary Responding to Emergencies
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - AHF Launches 'Oak Ridge Innovations' Program - Atomic Heritage Foundation News
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Farewell To Los Alamos Historical Society Retiring Executive Director Heather McClenahan - Carol A. Clark
  • Exchange Monitor - NNSA to Start Yearlong Environmental Review of Plutonium Disposal Plan
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear micro reactor designs underway
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - New Mexico fights federal proposal to change water protections - Robert Nott
  • Tri-City Herald - Washington River Protection Solutions: Hanford's Tank Farms: Celebrating a decade of operational excellence - John Eschenberg President and Project Manager
  • Tri-City Herald - CH2M HILL Plateau Remediation Company: Hanford Cleanup: Achieving Key Risk Reduction in 2018 - Ty Blackford President and CEO
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford Advisory Board: Team's advance planning keep work projects on task - Susan Leckband Chair
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE Richland Operations Office and Office of River Protection: Hanford gears up for treating waste while progress across site continues - Brian Vance Manager, Hanford Site Field Offices
  • Tri-City Herald - Bechtel National: High-quality, dedicated workforce move Vit Plant work forward - Valerie McCain Bechtel National, Inc. Principal Vice President and Project Director
  • AP News - NVV: Feds seek dismissal of plutonium lawsuit; no quake concerns - Scott Sonner
  • AP News - Hartsville, SC: NRC schedules Robinson Nuclear Power Plant open house - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Release
  • AP News - NM: Study: US plutonium plan comes with budget, scheduling risks - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • AP News - ND: Bill prohibits, sets guidelines for nuclear waste disposal
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Seeks Pompeo's Removal From Talks, Tests New Weapon - Seyoon Kim, Youkyung Lee, and Justin Sink
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Nuclear Power Plants Weren't Built for Climate Change - Christopher Flavelle and Jeremy C.F. Lin
  • Bloomberg - Africa's Sole Nuclear Power Plant Is Getting a Revamp - Paul Burkhardt
  • Bloomberg - Rick Perry Planning His Exit as Trump's Energy Secretary, Sources Say - Jennifer Jacobs, Jennifer A Dlouhy, and Ari Natter
  • Reuters - Cheap solar panels power consumer appliance boom in North Korea - Hyonhee Shin
  • Wall Street Journal - Japan Aims to Hire Foreigners for Nuclear Cleanup - Mayumi Negishi and Chieko Tsuneoka
  • Al-Monitor - Trump administration accuses Iran of potential new nuclear violations - Bryant Harris
  • KIVI Boise, ID - Boise State students receive national awards for nuclear energy research - Jessica Taylor
  • Memphis Commercial Appeal - Utilities warn of threat to U.S. power grid with shift away from nuclear energy and coal | Opinion - Terry Jarrett
  • TimesLIVE South Africa - Koeberg: revamp planned for SA's sole nuclear power plant - Paul Burkhardt
  • NorthJersey.com - NJ nuclear subsidies: Decision expected today on controversial $300M plan - Nicholas Pugliese
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA begins first refueling of America's newest nuclear reactor - Dave Flessner
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, PA - Eric Nelson: Pennsylvania should be cautious about nuclear bailout
  • Asbury Park Press, NJ - Letter: NJ shouldn't subside toxic nuclear industry - Randy Bergmann
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - OpEd: Nuclear is the way to go--Losing Diablo Canyon won't clean up our air or our energy sources - Ellie Ripley, Arroyo Grande, Californians for Green Nuclear
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy and allies spend millions influencing Ohio legislature as they seek nuclear bailout: What you need to know - Andrew J. Tobias
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - FirstEnergy Solutions warns of higher prices if nuke plants close - Jim Siegel
  • NineMSN - PM backtracks on being open to nuclear
  • South Jersey Times, NJ - On nuke rescue, PSEG stands to make a killing at our expense - Tom Moran
  • World Nuclear News - Canada: First reserves announced for Patterson Lake South
  • World Nuclear News - South Korea starts up second APR-1400
  • World Nuclear News - Uranium producers await US presidential decision
  • Tri-City Herald - Framatome: Positioned for the next evolution of nuclear fuel - Ron Land Richland Site Manager
  • Senate Committee on Indian Affairs - Udall, Heinrich, Luján Announce $220 Million in Contract Opportunities for Uranium Mine Cleanup on Navajo Nation
  • KUNM University Of New Mexico - Top State Emergency Official Assesses Asylum Influx, Study Says U.S. Plutonium Plan Comes With Risks
  • KABC7-TV, Los Angeles - San Onofre nuclear power plant decommission under fire amid safety concerns
  • Rep. Harley Rouda (CA-48) - At San Onofre Press Conference, Rep. Harley Rouda (CA-48) Announces Field Hearing on Nuclear Waste, Calls for Federal Action
  • GAO - National Nuclear Security Administration Contracting: Review of the NNSA Report on the Nevada National Security Site Contract Competition - GAO-19-349R
  • pv-magazine - "There is no such thing as a zero or near-zero-emission nuclear power plant" - Emiliano Bellini
  • Exchange Monitor - Congressionally Mandated Study Finds NNSA Pit Plan 'Potentially Achievable'
  • Manila Bulletin - Luzon solons thumb down nuclear energy - Ellson Quismorio
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - Nuclear division: Should taxpayers bail out Beaver Valley? - Paul J. Gough
  • Cape Cod Times - Potential Pilgrim buyer may add to nuclear cleanup projects - Christine Legere
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Lawsuit: Santee Cooper misled investors about failed SC nuclear project - John McDermott
  • Nigeria Punch - FG warns African countries against nuclear risks - Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja
  • NRC - II-19-021 NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Surry Nuclear Power Plant Performance
  • NRC - II-19-020 NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Harris Nuclear Power Plant Performance
  • DOE - Department of Energy to Provide $24 Million to Study Dark Matter
  • USGS - M 6.1 - 9km E of Hualian, Taiwan
  • Trend News Agency - German gov't surely committed to nuclear deal with Iran - ambassador
  • Trend News Agency - Zarif: Iran and Turkey agree on INSTEX-like mechanism - Elnur Baghishov
  • NHK World - TEPCO to accept foreign workers at Fukushima plant
  • NHK World - Nuclear plants' anti-terror measures delayed - 1
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO plans to use new foreign workers at Fukushima plant - Miki Aoki
  • Japan Times - Tepco says foreign workers on new visas can work at crisis-hit Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Threat of volcanic ash at 3 nuclear plants in Fukui Pref. greater than expected
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ken Watanabe to star in 'Fukushima 50' film on disaster workers
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO eyes using foreign workers at crisis-hit Fukushima Daiichi plant
  • Press TV - Russia warns of false flag chemical attack in Syria's Idlib
  • Press TV - Saudi Arabia torturing detained Rohingya Muslims on hunger strike: Report
  • Press TV - Israeli settler runs over, kills female Palestinian teacher in occupied West Bank
  • Press TV - Israeli forces shoot, critically injure Palestinian student in West Bank
  • Press TV - Preposterous! Pompeo 'setting the stage for war with Iran,' says Bush-era official
  • Press TV - US administration unveils new sanctions to pressure Cuba, Venezuela -
  • Press TV - Iran FM warns about long-term repercussions of US blacklisting of IRGC
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Cask System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1014, Amendment No. 13 FR Document: 2019-07835 Citation: 84 FR 16201 PDF Pages 16201-16202

    Wednesday, April 17, 2019

  • Utility Dive - Holtec to snap up Indian Point nuclear units for decommissioning - Iulia Gheorghiu
  • KPBS San Diego, CA - Congressman Levin Proposes Bill To Tackle San Onofre Nuclear Storage - Claire Trageser
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - 100 days of fighting for Nevada families | Steve Sisolak - Steve Sisolak
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Amodei: Nevada can benefit from proposal to massively expand Fallon Naval Air Station - James DeHaven
  • GovExec - New Whistleblower Protection Office Is Under Investigation for Retaliating Against Whistleblowers - Eric Katz
  • Euronews - Whistleblowers across Europe now have more protection, but Assange divides opinion - Joao Vitor Da Silva Marques
  • Houston Chronicle - US 'concerned' over misused funds allegations at UNAIDS - Maria Cheng and Jamey Keaten, Associated Press
  • Reuters - Judge rejects DOJ's 'arbitrary' bid to toss UCB whistleblower lawsuit - Nate Raymond -
  • Sputnik News - President Moreno Reveals REAL Reason His Gov't Revoked Assange's Asylum
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Releases Sources Sought For Environmental Management Idaho Cleanup Project
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Releases Sources Sought For Environmental Management Idaho Cleanup Project
  • Tri-City Herald - Fired nuclear guard says she was bullied and groped by co-workers. Now she's suing - Annette Cary
  • infosurhoy.com - Forensic present explores whether or not nuclear website killed actor Michael Landon - Denis Bedoya
  • infosurhoy.com - Entergy agrees to sell Indian Point nuclear plant
  • AP News - Bill sets guidelines for nuclear waste disposal
  • Bloomberg - Israel Court Orders Expulsion of Human Rights Watch Director - The Associated Press (Ilan Ben Zion)
  • Bloomberg - Uranium Imports Aren't a Threat, Obama's Energy Chief Says - Ari Natter
  • Reuters - Turkey looking at new trade mechanisms with Iran to avoid U.S. sanctions - Tulay Karadeniz
  • Reuters - Syrian fuel queues grow, report cites Iranian credit freeze - Tom Perry
  • Reuters - France's ASN regulator keeps enhanced monitoring of EDF's Belleville nuclear power plant - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - China goes all-in on home grown tech in push for nuclear dominance - David Stanway
  • Reuters - Satellite images may show reprocessing activity at North Korea nuclear site: U.S. researchers - David Brunnstrom
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The Trump administration is eager to sell nuclear reactors to Saudi Arabia. But why? - Aileen Murphy, M. V. Ramana
  • Newsweek - U.S. and Russia Back Nuclear Projects on Opposite Sides of Red Sea As They Fight for Influence - Tom O'Connor
  • Toledo Blade - Lawmakers face accusations that bill is nuclear 'bailout' - Jim Provance
  • Energy News - AARP foreshadows opposition to Ohio nuclear subsidies - John Funk
  • Philadelphia Business Journal - Holtec doubles down on plans to acquire, shut down nuclear plants
  • NJ Spotlight - Critics Slam PSEG's Notice of Nuclear Shutdown on Eve of Subsidy Decision - Tom Johnson
  • World Nuclear News - China uprates its oldest reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom forges more links with nuclear newcomers
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Levin to introduce bill giving San Onofre nuclear waste 'top priority' from feds - Rob Nikolewski
  • Buffalo News - Editorial: Move Lewiston's radioactive waste
  • Niagara Gazette - Schumer takes aim at nuclear waste site - Philip Gambini
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Buy more of our uranium, Utah producers urge feds, but some worry about damage mines near Bears Ears, Grand Canyon could do - Brian Maffly
  • KFYR-TV, ND - Senate vote makes North Dakota a "No" for nuclear waste - Andrew Horn
  • Global Construction Review - Ethiopia and Russia sign three-year nuclear power plan
  • Deccan Herald - 'Called Pak's N-bluff because India is nuclear power'
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Cleanup is ending at UA nuclear site
  • RFI - Eye on France: What to do with nuclear leftovers? - Michael Fitzpatrick
  • York Daily Record - Pennsylvania's nuclear industry doesn't want a bailout – it wants a handout - Michael Peters
  • Bloomberg - Navy's $128 Billion Nuclear Submarine Project Faces Audit - Anthony Capaccio
  • Daily Sabah - Hazardous Armenian nuclear plant near Turkish border in spotlight
  • Columbia Daily Tribune, MO - Callaway nuclear plant busy during refueling period - Philip Joens
  • Williams-Grand Canyon News - County Board of Supervisors supports Grand Canyon mining ban - Erin Ford
  • Zambia Daily Mail - Zambia goes nuclear for more power - Angela Chishimba, Sochi, Russia
  • KUSI San Diego - San Onofre Power Plant plans to remove nuclear waste - Dan Plante
  • World Nuclear News - GNS announces storage cask order
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Lynas still has to move a radioactive mountain, say Malay officials - Colin Kruger
  • Patriot-News, PA - Three Mile Island closure would take nuclear plant offline in fall; shutdown costs estimated at $1.25 billion - Charles Thompson
  • Arka News Agency - Rosatom supports prolongation of Russia's loan provided for extension of Armenian Nuclear Power Plant's life
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA's own tests revealed radium, heavy metals in coal ash before 2008 spill - Jamie Satterfield
  • Berkeley Independent, Moncks Corner, SC - Stakeholders the priority in power deal - Sylleste Davis
  • WCBD-TV Charleston, SC - Proposed bill would help pay off SCE&G's debt, save customer's money - Tim Renaud
  • NRC - II-19-019 NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant Performance and Construction Inspection of New Units
  • NRC - II-19-018 NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Summer Nuclear Power Plant Performance
  • IAEA - Connecting Experts and Institutions to Increase the Effectiveness of Nuclear Forensics - Inna Pletukhina, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan Atomic Power mulls unit specializing in nuclear plant scrapping
  • Mehr News Agency - Sanctions aimed at bringing Iran to negotiating table with US
  • Press TV - PM Abdul-Mahdi rejects US claim about IRGC role in Iraqi economy
  • Press TV - Iran's Zarif, Turkey's Erdogan slam US sanctions, IRGC blacklisting as they urge enhanced ties -
  • Press TV - 'US making a fortune from Saudi-led war on Yemen'
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Thermal-Hydraulic Phenomena FR Document: 2019-07588 Citation: 84 FR 16049 PDF Page 16049
  • FAIR.org - Defining Endless War Down--How corporate media factcheckers dismiss nearly three decades of combat in Iraq - Reed Richardson
  • Business Insider - Insiders describe a world of chaos and waste at Panasonic's massive battery-making operation for Tesla
  • UPI - Children of female Gulf War vets at higher risk for birth defects
  • Strategic Culture Foundation - Julian Assange Is Guilty Only of Revealing the Evil Soul of US Imperialism - Federico PIERACCINI
  • Civilized - This is the Most Dangerous Substance in the Universe - Calvin Hughes, James McClure

    Tuesday, April 16, 2019

  • Exchange Monitor - Las Vegas Casino, Tourism Execs Urge Congress to Block Yucca Mountain
  • NNBV - Nevada gaming, tourism leaders come out against Yucca Mountain
  • Nevada Appeal - Nevada gaming industry comes out against Yucca Mountain
  • SBC Americas - Gaming coalition sends 'no' message to Nevada's nuclear relic of the past - Chris Murphy
  • Exchange Monitor - With No Spending Caps Deal, DOE Budget Watchers Get Two More Weeks of Uncertainty
  • Nevada Independent - Swalwell touts millennial-centric policy plan during town hall at UNLV - Jackie Valley
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - The European Union approves whistleblower protection rules: 591 to 29 vote - Tinker Ready
  • BBC News - EU gives 'high-level' protection to whistleblowers
  • UPI - European Parliament approves whistle-blower protections - Clyde Hughes
  • Newsweek - 'Fear Is a Very Powerful Force': How the White House Whistleblower Exposed a National Security Scandal - Jeff Stein
  • UAA Northern Light - Whistleblowers need protection - Ben Edwards
  • KNPR Las Vegas - What Does Julian Assange's Arrest Mean For WikiLeaks and U.S. Elections? - Miles Parks
  • Oak Ridger - Mussels might cut mercury toxins in Oak Ridge creek - Carolyn Krause
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL researchers track mercury prevalence in Oak Ridge waterways - Brittany Crocker
  • Exchange Monitor - Reopened Los Alamos Facility Makes First TRU Shipment to WIPP since 2014
  • Exchange Monitor - Holtec Aims to Buy Another Retiring Nuclear Plant -
  • Exchange Monitor - Three Mile Island Reactor 1 Cleanup Expected to Cost
  • Exchange Monitor - Holtec Aims to Buy Another Retiring Nuclear Plant.2B
  • AP News - Bill sets guidelines for nuclear waste disposal
  • Reuters - Ohio legislators to hear bill to save nuclear power plants - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Supreme Court lets New York, Illinois nuclear power subsidies stand - Barbara Grzincic
  • KIVI Boise, ID - Layoffs planned at Idaho nuclear waste processing project
  • Brookings Register, SD - Environmental group eyes new uranium mining exploration - Associated Press
  • History.com - Chernobyl Timeline: How a Nuclear Accident Escalated to a Historic Disaster - Jesse Greenspan
  • Pennsylvania Capital-Star - Subsidies are in the spotlight as fossil fuel industries hammer proposed Pa. nuclear deal - Stephen Caruso
  • StateImpact Pennsylvania - How much would a nuclear subsidy add to your electric bill? Here's a breakdown - Marie Cusick
  • StateImpact Pennsylvania - Why is a few degrees of warming such a big deal when it comes to climate change? - Marie Cusick
  • NHK World - Tough challenges on nuclear fuel removal - Noriyuki Mizuno
  • Mainichi Daily News - 4 nuclear fuel rods removed from crippled Fukushima nuclear plant for 1st time
  • E&E Daily - SUPREME COURT: The fight's not over yet on state nuclear credits - Pamela King
  • POWER magazine - Nuclear Subsidy Dispute Now Rests with FERC, Competitive Generators Say - Sonal Patel
  • World Nuclear News - Ontario meets first refurbishment target
  • World Nuclear News - Mochovce 3 completes commissioning test - Slovakia
  • World Nuclear News - Ohio lawmakers introduce clean energy bill
  • World Nuclear News - Atomexpo: Nuclear is the key to sustainability - Russia
  • NJ Spotlight - As Decision on Nuclear Subsidies Nears, Where Is Consultant's Report? - Tom Johnson
  • Sandusky Register - Bailout plan would keep Davis-Besse open - Associated Press
  • NJ Spotlight - As Decision on Nuclear Subsidies Nears, Where Is Consultant's Report? - Tom Johnson
  • China.org.cn - Nuclear efforts see renewed momentum - Estonian Public Broadcasting
  • Eesti Rahvusringh - Rural municipality of 5,843 wants nuclear reactor - Estonian Public Broadcasting
  • E&E Daily - LOBBYING: Nuclear waste firm hires former Hill staffers - Jeremy Dillon
  • SCNow.com - NRC schedules Robinson Nuclear Power Plant open house - Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • 2gb - OpEd: 'Safest form of power generation': Calls for nuclear to be put back on the table - Natalie Peters & Erin Molan, Australian Nuclear Association
  • Lagos Vanguard - Nuclear energy: FG worried over security of radioactive materials - Michael Eboh
  • Radio Prague - Minister: Path to future is combination of nuclear power and renewable resources - Ian Willoughby
  • Baltic Times - Russia, Belarus to make efforts to sell nuclear power to Baltics
  • New Business Ethiopia - Ethiopia, Russia ink nuclear deal - Energy
  • Global Times - Experts call for rapid development of nuclear technology at ATOMEXPO forum
  • AllAfrica - Rwanda: Experts Highlight Need to Leverage Nuclear Energy for Improving Lives - Eugène Kwibuka
  • Rwanda New Times - Experts highlight need to leverage nuclear energy for improving lives - Eugène Kwibuka
  • B92, Belgrade - Serbia and Russia to build nuclear research center
  • The Guardian - What's the best way to get rid of obsolete nuclear submarines?
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Some Belarusian nuclear power plant nuclear fuel handed over to general contractor
  • Nevada Independent - Nevada gaming, tourism officials call on Congress to ignore Trump budget request for Yucca - Humberto Sanchez
  • Belsat.eu - Astravets NPP used fuel to be stored in Belarus, then shipped to Russia – official
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarus, France eager to share nuclear energy industry best practices
  • Aiken Standard, SC - H-Canyon at SRS poses 'maintenance challenge,' DOE cleanup chief says - Colin Demarest
  • Oak Ridger - Medical isotope production plant expected in OR by year 2025
  • Oak Ridger - Medical isotope production plant expected in OR by year 2025
  • Washington Monthly - Manipulating Evidence to Justify an Attack on Iran - Nancy LeTourneau
  • Reading Eagle, PA - Limerick power-plant unit shut down for refueling
  • ENDS Report - Environment Agency concerned over 'lack of detail' on Sizewell C plans - Jamie Carpenter
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Hall with H-bombed boat Fukuryu Maru reopens
  • CQ RollCall - Trump weighs tariffs or quotas on uranium imports - Ellyn Ferguson
  • Beaver County Times, PA - Matzie: Important to hear all sides on nuclear subsidy bill - Jared Stonesifer
  • CasinoOrg - Las Vegas Casino Execs Pressure Congress to Forgo Funding for Yucca Nuclear Waste Repository - Devin O'Connor
  • New London Day - Millstone workers, state & local officials tout 10-year deal - Benjamin Kail
  • Norwich Bulletin, CT - Lamont lauds 10-year deal to keep nuclear power plant open - Associated Press
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Rosatom ready to help run Belarusian nuclear power plant after launch
  • Saudi Gazette - Russian firm CNIITMASH, Egypt's Petrojet sign MoU on nuclear projects cooperation
  • Statehouse News Bureau, OH - Energy Bill Achieves Two Big Goals For FirstEnergy - Andy Chow
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - IAEA's nuclear material accounting mission to visit Belarus in late May
  • UrduPoint News - Russia's TVEL Plans Big Contract With China On Nuclear Fuel This Year - Vice President - Zeeshan Aziz
  • UrduPoint News - Testing Of World's 1st Floating Nuclear Power Unit About To Complete In Russia - Source
  • Energy News - New Interior secretary is already under investigation - Ken Paulman
  • SCNow.com - Letter: What do we do with Santee Cooper? - Lawrence D. Weber, Quinby
  • FITSNews, SC - NukeGate: The Securitization Debate Is Back
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $39 Million for Oil and Natural Gas R&D Projects
  • DOE:EERE - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Team Grand Winner at Solar Decathlon Design Challenge
  • NRC - II-19-017 NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Sequoyah Nuclear Power Plant Performance
  • NRC - II-19-016 NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Robinson Nuclear Power Plant Performance
  • NRC - I-19-009 NRC to Meet with Connecticut Nuclear Energy Advisory Council to Discuss 2018 Millstone Station Performance
  • IAEA - IAEA and Representatives of European Member States Meet for Workshop on Civil Liability in Bucharest - Christine Donald, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Germany Is Committed to Strengthening Safety, Sees Areas for Further Enhancement
  • Japan Times - Japan Atomic Power considers launching unit that specializes in scrapping nuclear plants
  • Mehr News Agency - World slams ICC's decision to not investigate US war crimes in Afghanistan - Syed Zafar Mehdi
  • Press TV - Syria's Assad denounces US for blacklisting Iran's IRGC
  • Press TV - Iran MPs adopt countermeasure against US blacklisting of IRGC
  • Press TV - Enraged by serial defeats in region, US targeted IRGC: Top cmdr.
  • Press TV - Israel is holding 22 Palestinian journalists behind bars: NGO
  • Press TV - Ecuadoran president sells off Assange to America: Ron Paul -
  • Press TV - US 'most warlike nation in history': Ex-US President Jimmy Carter
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Research Code Non-Disclosure Agreement Information FR Document: 2019-07524 Citation: 84 FR 15640 PDF Pages 15640-15641
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-07636 Citation: 84 FR 15639 PDF Pages 15639-15640

    Monday, April 15, 2019

  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Energy secretary endangers us by shrugging off grave warnings
  • openDemocracy, London - Let's not pretend the UK protects whistleblowers – it doesn't - Minh Alexander
  • Irish Examiner - Delay, deny, and die: The official response to Air Corps chemical exposure fears - Joe Leogue
  • The Guardian, Australia - Pressure for integrity commission builds as poll reveals loss of trust in politics - Christopher Knaus
  • Consortium News - Julian Assange's Nightmarish Future - Elizabeth Vos
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Draft Environmental Assessment For LANL Photovoltaic System Available To Public - LANL News
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: New First-Of-Its-Kind Model Accurately Predicts Harmful Space Weather - LANL News
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Science On Tap With Dr. Sven Vogel April 15
  • AP News - Removal of fuel in pool at Fukushima's melted reactor begins - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - US terror label for Iran Revolutionary Guard takes effect - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - Consumer Energy Alliance Announces New Report on Impacts of Increased Production and Infrastructure in Colorado and Utah's Piceance and Uinta Basins - Consumer Energy Alliance, Emily Haggstrom
  • Reuters - U.S. agency submits uranium import probe to White House - David Shepardson
  • Reuters - EDF shares jump on hopes re-nationalization will unlock value - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Tepco begins second round of fuel rod removals at battered Fukushima nuclear plant - Aaron Sheldrick and Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Nippon.com - TEPCO Starts Nuclear Fuel Removal at Fukushima Reactor
  • Daily Beast - U.S. Nuclear Firms' New Plan to Cash In on Saudi Deal - Erin Banco
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Uranium plumes stop growing in western New Mexico
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Report: Uranium plumes for Western New Mexico site 'stable' - Associated Press
  • Exchange Monitor - NRC Terminates Long-Running Rulemaking on Special Nuclear Material Accounting
  • Asahi Shimbun - 'Nuclear village' website closed down after host of complaints - Atsushi Komori
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fuel being moved from crippled Fukushima reactor's pool - Hiroshi Ishizuka
  • Mongabay, India - Mapping mosaic of marine life around the Kalpakkam nuclear facility - Sahana Ghosh
  • World Nuclear News - Russia pours first concrete for second Kursk II unit
  • World Nuclear News - International review for German regulation
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel removal starts at Fukushima Daiichi 3
  • Taipei Times - Officials invited to nuclear power protest - Lin Chia-nan
  • Times of Israel - Dimona nuclear reactor official arrested for corruption
  • Mehr News Agency - Zarif reminds E3 no ban on Iran uranium enrichment
  • Mehr News Agency - Nat. security committee ratifies bill on retaliating US' designation of IRGC terrorist group
  • Mehr News Agency - Nat. security committee to finalize report on US human rights violations today
  • Mehr News Agency - Terrorist groups trained by CIA, US army: adviser to Pak FM
  • Mehr News Agency - Nat. security committee ratifies bill on retaliating US' designation of IRGC terrorist group
  • Al-Arabiya - Zarif reminds European powers Iran can enrich uranium
  • Mehr News Agency - Nat. security committee ratifies bill on retaliating US' designation of IRGC terrorist group
  • Mehr News Agency - Arab Sheikhs donate PKK to destabilize Iran borders
  • Mehr News Agency - US move to bludgeon Iran into submission to US demands may boomerang: Entessar
  • National Interest - Why Does China Suddenly Want Nuclear Icebreakers? Beijing wants to join the race for Arctic resources and trade routes. - Lyle J. Goldstein
  • The State, SC - Plan could save SCE&G customers $1 billion after VC Summer ...
  • London Times - Unions fear breakup as EDF plans to renationalise nuclear operations - Adam Sage Paris
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Physical launch of first unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant scheduled for autumn
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarus sends draft agreement on nuclear safety information exchange to Lithuania
  • WFSB, Rocky Hill, CT - Gov. addresses future of Millstone nuclear facility - Rob Polansky
  • WTNH New Haven - Gov. Lamont taking a closer look at future of Millstone Nuclear Facility - Hector Ramirez
  • KXAN36, NY - VIEW series atom country of Switzerland (1/5): The sad story of - Adrian McDonald
  • UrduPoint News - Rosatom, Ethiopia To Sign Road Map On Nuclear Cooperation At Atomexpo 2019 - Agenda - Fahad Shabbir
  • NHK World - Fukushima plant director vows to put safety first
  • NHK World - Fuel removal underway at Fukushima plant
  • NHK World - Background of fuel removal delay
  • NHK World - TEPCO: Removal work done remotely
  • Mainichi Daily News - Painter and Hiroshima A-bomb survivor Hiroshi Hara dies at 87
  • Yonhap News Agency - S. Korea to open nuclear decommissioning research centers - colin@yna.co.kr
  • The Guardian - Fukushima: removal of nuclear fuel rods from damaged reactor building begins - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • World Nuclear News - Russia pours first concrete for second Kursk II unit
  • KSFY Sioux Falls, SD - Environmental group eyes new uranium mining exploration - Rapid City, S.D. (Ap)
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Russia expected to recycle spent nuclear fuel of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • News & Observer, Raleigh, NC - Plan could save SCE&G customers $1 billion after VC Summer. Dominion is fighting it - Avery G. Wilks
  • WOSU Public Media, Columbus, OH - Environmental Group Says Ohio Energy Plan Would Hold Back Renewables - Andy Chow
  • UrduPoint News - Rosatom Subsidiary Signs Deal On Supplying Nuclear Fuel Components For Egypt's Reactor - Faizan Hashmi
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - OpEd: Selling Santee Cooper: Competition should be part of the plan - Jerry Ellig -
  • Ahval News, Turkey - Russia's Rosatom in talks to sell 49 pct stake in Akkuyu nuclear plant
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - OpEd: Don't Sell Santee Cooper without reckoning the true costs - Sue Kelly And Coleman Smoak
  • Berkeley Independent, Moncks Corner, SC - Bill would create another legislative guarantee for utility debt - David Kennard
  • Greenville News - Plan could save SCE&G customers $1 billion after VC Summer. Dominion is fighting it - Avery G. Wilks, The State
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $95 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants
  • GAO - Modernizing the Nuclear Security Enterprise: NNSA Is Taking Action to Manage Increased Workload at Kansas City National Security Campus - GAO-19-126
  • NRC - II-19-015 NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Hatch Nuclear Power Plant Performance
  • NRC - II-19-014 NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant Performance
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 66km SSE of Kushiro, Japan
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - Outreach Event: Oak Ridge Tennessee
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - Filing a claim for benefits under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) - DEEOIC
  • IAEA - Using Radiotherapy Masks for Focused Treatment - Story: Alejandra Silva Video: Svetlomir Slavchev
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Germany Is Committed to Strengthening Safety, Sees Areas for Further Enhancement
  • IAEA - Innovation in Emergency Preparedness and Response: IAEA Member States Meet to Discuss Technology as a Driving Force for Effective Response - Meriam Otarra, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Analysing the Past with Nuclear Technology - Video: Alejandra Silva, Martin Klingenböck
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Germany Is Committed to Strengthening Safety, Sees Areas for Further Enhancement
  • IAEA - Achieving Excellence: IAEA, Partners Hold Seminar on Nuclear Leadership - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Japan Times - Tepco begins removing fuel rods from Unit 3 reactor pool at crippled Fukushima nuclear plant
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - More details about electricity tariffs after Belarusian nuclear power plant launch revealed
  • Mehr News Agency - US makes blacklisting Iran's IRGC official
  • Mehr News Agency - Russia-NATO civil, military coop. completely stopped
  • Press TV - US 'most warlike nation in history': Ex-US President Jimmy Carter
  • Press TV - Some Arab rulers serving US, Zionists; waging war against Muslims: Leader
  • Press TV - Ex-European officials demand rejection of US 'deal of century'
  • Press TV - Saudi, UAE massively using French weaponry in Yemen war: Classified note
  • Press TV - Study: Saudis look for way out of Yemen, Houthis invincible
  • Press TV - Trump 'deal of century' to forgo Palestine statehood: US paper
  • Press TV - Watch: Israeli settlers attack Palestinian family in West Bank -
  • Press TV - Israeli forces attack Palestinian schoolchildren with tear gas in West Bank
  • Presidential Documents - Executive Order Energy Infrastructure and Economic Growth; Promotion Efforts (EO 13868) FR Document: 2019-07656 Citation: 84 FR 15495 PDF Pages 15495-15499
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Rule: North Dakota Underground Injection Control Program; Class I, III, IV, and V Primacy Revisions FR Document: 2019-07442 Citation: 84 FR 15119 PDF Pages 15119-15122
  • UPI - Fukushima plant begins 2-year effort to remove fuel rods - Clyde Hughes
  • The Guardian - OpEd: Trump's Iran terrorist designation is designed to lock in endless enmity - Trita Parsi
  • The Guardian - Many Democrats and liberals are cheering Assange's arrest. That's foolish - Nathan Robinson
  • TIME - Photos: A Rip in the Iron Curtain: Photos From the Hungarian Revolution, 1956 - Ben Cosgrove
  • TIME - Photos: Faces of the American Dead in Vietnam: One Week's Toll, June 1969 - Ben Cosgrove
  • New Yorker - Guantánamo's Darkest Secret - Ben Taub
  • The Coast News, Playa del Rey, CA - Opinion: Measuring radiation risk from San Onofre - Roger Johnson

    Sunday, April 14, 2019

  • Nevada Independent - Follow the Money: NV Energy dominated energy industry campaign spending on 2018 legislative elections - Jacob Solis
  • Wrexham.com, Wales - Wrexham Council will say no to nuclear waste 'Geological Disposal Facility'
  • Cape Cod Times - Editorial: Not a waste
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Reconstruction from N-disaster requires long-range perspective
  • University of Texas at Arlington: UTA Magazine - NUCLEAR KNOWLEDGE: Researcher working to keep nuclear waste isolated
  • Washington Free Beacon - Plutonium Fight Exposes Rift Over Federal Government Ownership of Lands - Bethany Blankley
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Where will the nuclear waste go after Three Mile Island shuts down? - Andrew Maykuth
  • London Times - Whistleblowers' complaints will not be probed at reconvened Disclosures Tribunal - John Mooney
  • Stuff, NZ - Why Julian Assange's arrest is troubling for whistleblowers - Danielle McLaughlin
  • Albuquerque Journal - RCLC grants said to be focus of federal investigation - T. S. Last -
  • Moorpark Acorn, CA - Editorial: On SSFL, stop moving the goalpost and get the job done
  • AP News - Japan's PM visits Fukushima nuke plant in revival message
  • AP News - Debate over climate change dominates Finnish vote - Jari Tanner and Dorothee Thiesing
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Amy Linn and Alysa Landry | Searchlight New Mexico
  • Reuters - Iran's Zarif urges countries to take position on U.S. step against Revolutionary Guards - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Iraqi militias reject U.S. naming of Iran's Guards as terrorist group
  • Williamsport Sun-Gazette, PA - Nuclear bailout a legislative failure to electric consumers - Jason Fink is president and CEO of the Williamsport/Lycoming Chamber of Commerce
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal, PA - Nuclear bailout would hurt low-income citizens - Patrick Cicero
  • Jefferson City News Tribune, MO - OpEd: Why risk nuclear? - Dale Reichel, California
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: Our nation does need another nuclear waste site - John Tauxe
  • Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, VA - Letter: Nuclear power is answer to climate change - Bernard Mahoney, Fredericksburg
  • Interesting Engineering - U.S.S. Thresher and Scorpion - The U.S.'s Lost Nuclear Submarines - Marcia Wendorf
  • Brussels Times - Protest calling for an end of nuclear power in Belgium to take place in Brussels 26 April - Sarah Johansson
  • Japan Today - Abe visits Fukushima to check areas affected by 2011 nuclear disaster
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Ohio lawmakers propose rescue plan for nuclear plants - Associated Press
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Report: Uranium plumes for Bluewater Mill site 'stable' - Grants, N.M. (Ap)
  • Euronews - Big clean-up at Chernobyl, Ukraine, ahead of 33rd anniversary of nuclear accident - Louise Miner & Natalia Liubchenkova
  • Lancaster and Morecambe Citizen - CND's day-glo nuclear waste barrel campaign - Peter Magill
  • Ellwood City Ledger, PA - Report: FirstEnergy Solutions has paid millions to lobbying, public relations firms - Jared Stonesifer
  • Lincoln Journal Star - Book Review: Lessons of Chernobyl important - J. Kemper Campbell
  • ABC.au - The remote school at the centre of a dispute between nuclear neighbours Pakistan and India - South Asia correspondent Siobhan Heanue in Pakistan
  • Daily Mail Australia - Seven sailors are kicked off 'hunter killer' nuclear submarine after testing positive for cocaine on duty in 'major embarrassment for top brass' and one of the worst scandals to hit Royal Navy - Mark Nichol
  • Foster's Daily Democrat - Ceremony honors legacy of USS Thresher - Karen Dandurant
  • Deutsche Welle - Opinion: Germany's climate activism is full of hypocrisy - Henrik Böhme
  • Mainichi Daily News - Abe in Fukushima to check areas affected by 2011 nuclear crisis
  • NHK World - Abe visits Fukushima Daiichi plant
  • Florida Times-Union - Sunday's Editorial: JEA must embrace change because it's already here
  • Cape Cod Times - Forum touts local action to combat climate change - Beth Treffeisen
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Town hall on Santee Cooper Monday in Orangeburg
  • Public Citizen - MAKE IT SAFE COALITION STATEMENT--ON 30TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE WHISTLEBLOWER PROTECTION ACT OF 1989
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC releases 2018 Independent Environmental Monitoring Program results for the Blind River Refinery
  • IAEA - Report published on International Symposium on Communicating Nuclear and Radiological Emergencies to the Public
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - The CNSC's 2019–20 Departmental Plan is now available
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Notice of public meeting and participant funding
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Comment period closed for REGDOC-3.1.3
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC publishes regulatory document REGDOC-2.2.5
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Ready to respond to small modular reactor technology
  • CSA Group - CSA Group invites comments on a new draft standard CSA N287.4
  • NHK World - TEPCO to begin removing fuel from reactor pool
  • NHK World - Abe visits Fukushima Daiichi plant
  • Japan Times - During visit to crippled Fukushima No. 1 plant, Abe gets updated about ongoing reconstruction work
  • Mainichi Daily News - Abe in Fukushima to check areas affected by 2011 nuclear crisis
  • Press TV - Iran's FM Zarif criticizes Europe for delaying INSTEX launch
  • Press TV - French ambassador's remarks blatant violation of JCPOA: Iran
  • Press TV - Israeli forces attack Palestinian schoolchildren with tear gas in West Bank -
  • Press TV - Commander calls US blacklisting of IRGC as foolish decision
  • Delawares Tate News - Letter: Nuclear power still proven safe, reliable - David T. Stevenson, Policy Director, Caesar Rodney Institute
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Secret report: Lynas told of Malaysia risks in 2011 - Latika Bourke
  • Inside Croydon, London - Incinerator on security lockdown as Viridor get twitchy over XR
  • New Yorker - The Trump-Netanyahu Alliance - David Remnick
  • TIME - After the 'War of Annihilation' Against ISIS - Photographs and text by Victor J. Blue

    Saturday, April 13, 2019

  • Boston Globe - Editorial: Julian Assange shouldn't be a free speech martyr
  • FAIR.org - Assange's 'Conspiracy' to Expose War Crimes Has Already Been Punished - Joe Emersberger
  • Exchange Monitor - House Members Press for Yucca Mountain Funding - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Barnstable Patriot - OpEd: Not a waste
  • AIP Science Policy News - FY20 Budget Request: DOE Applied Energy R&D
  • Popular Science - Learn how changes to the Clean Water Act could hurt your region before it's too late--The public comment period ends April 15. - Kaitlin Sullivan
  • Kyodo News - U.S. gov't urged by New Mexico residents to recognize A-bomb victims - KYODO NEWS By KiMi Robinson
  • Trinidad Guardian - Government moves to protect whistleblowers - Kevon Felmine
  • Sputnik News - Assange Prosecution Could Destroy Century-Old US Espionage Act - Intel Analysts
  • KPFA 94.1 Flashpoints Radio, Berkeley, CA - Daniel Ellsberg on Julian Assange's Arrest and More
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Los Alamos National Laboratory site resumes shipping nuclear waste - Rebecca Moss
  • AP News - Jackson, MS: Nuclear regulator cites plant for 2 low-level violations - Jeff Amy
  • AP News - Ohio's nuclear plants could get financial rescue from state - John Seewer
  • Reuters - Sunny spell boosts French solar generation to record level - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - U.S. charges Assange after London arrest ends seven years in Ecuador embassy - Guy Faulconbridge, Kate Holton, Costas Pitas
  • Exchange Monitor - Incomplete Records Factored Into Drum 'Explosion' at Idaho: DNFSB Chair - Wayne Barber
  • Exchange Monitor - Hanford Contractors Missed Opportunities for Potential Savings on Leased Space: DOE IG
  • Energy News - Revised Ohio nuclear 'bailout' bill raises more questions - John Funk
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Department of Labor adds dozens of steps that may delay healthcare for Cold War nuclear workers - Brittany Crocker
  • Los Angeles Times - 'Midnight in Chernobyl' reveals the nuclear disaster's untold story - Stephen Phillips
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japanese 'nuclear power village' website pulled for 'inappropriate' content
  • Bellona - Questionable Russian-owned company caught up in Ukrainian nuclear reactor deal - Charles Digges
  • IDN InDepthNews - South Africa a Shining Example of Dismantling Nuclear Arsenal - J Nastranis
  • Chronicle Herald, Canada - OpEd: Nuclear power the only way to contain climate change - Bill Black
  • Viet Nam News - Viet Nam goes for nuclear power
  • Washington Examiner - Daily on Energy: Industry looks to small 'plug and play' power plants as the future of nuclear - John Siciliano & Josh Siegel
  • Akron Beacon Journal - FirstEnergy Solutions consumer bailout plan encourages other zero-carbon energy - Jim Siegel
  • Exchange Monitor - NNSA Downplays Study That Says Agency Can't Make 50 Nuke Cores Per Year by 2030 in S.C. - Dan Leone
  • HANS India - Pratap M Anam
  • Spalding Guardian - British nuclear test veteran from Moulton wins the Lifetime Achievement Award at gala night in London for the Armed Forces community - Winston Brown
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA gets high marks at Browns Ferry by nuclear inspectors
  • Fremont News Messenger, OH - New bill could be a lifeline for Davis-Besse - Daniel Carson
  • Lacey Patch - Andy Kim: NRC Should Listen To Lacey's Concerns On Nuclear Plant - Josh Bakan,
  • Exchange Monitor - DOE Puts Foot Down in Lawsuit After Nevada Demands Details on Every Plutonium Shipment To State in Last 20 Years - Dan Leone
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NH arsenic, urnanium well water study to be presented in Dover, Newfields
  • Oak Ridge Today - Final notice: New class of Y-12 workers added to compensation program - John Huotari
  • WHIO-TV7, Dayton, OH - Ohio consumers could pay $300M through electric bill fees under new plan - Laura A. Bischoff
  • Record-Courier, Portage County OH - Ohio nuclear plant bailout plan encourages other zero-carbon energy - Jim Siegel
  • GatestoneInstitute.org - EU's Collusion with Iran - Judith Bergman
  • Energy and Policy Institute - Bankrupt FirstEnergy Solutions spends millions on bailout campaigns in Ohio and Pennsylvania - Dave Anderson
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) - Outreach Event: Oak Ridge Tennessee
  • Trend News Agency - Iran MPs to participate in special meeting on INSTEX
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - WTO ruling throws wrench in export strategy - Shinsuke Ishiguro and Tatsuhiro Ishizawa
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Reconstruction from N-disaster requires long-range perspective
  • Mehr News Agency - EU determined to implement INSTEX: Dutch envoy
  • Mehr News Agency - EU preparing billions of dollars tariffs on US goods
  • Mehr News Agency - Final statement issued following nationwide rallies strongly condemns US move against IRGC
  • Press TV - Syria's air defenses intercept Israeli missiles fired at Hama military base
  • Press TV - Iranians hold nationwide rallies to express support the IRGC following its blacklisting by the US
  • Press TV - Trump warns ICC against prosecuting Americans, Israelis for war crimes
  • Press TV - Haftar uses jets to bomb Tripoli as troops bogged down
  • Press TV - WHO demands protection of health workers, facilities amid Gaza protests
  • Press TV - Saudi Arabia resorting to death penalty to quash opposition: Amnesty
  • Press TV - Germany approves weapon supplies to Saudi Arabia, UAE: Der Spiegel
  • Press TV - Trump's sole objective is to make Israel great again: Analyst -
  • Press TV - Israel has no sovereignty over Golan, Lebanon's Auon tells US delegation
  • Presidential Documents - Executive Order Energy Infrastructure and Economic Growth; Promotion Efforts (EO 13868) FR Document: 2019-07656 Citation: 84 FR 15495 PDF Pages 15495-15499

    Friday, April 12, 2019

  • HealthScope Benefits - Home
  • The American Conservative - America Just Declared War on Iran and Nobody Blinked--After a destabilizing move by Trump, it's no longer a question of if U.S. forces will die but when. - Scott Ritter
  • Reno News & Review - Letter: Waste--Re "Plutonium" (letters, Feb. 7): - Michel Rottmann, Virginia City Highlands
  • E&E Daily - YUCCA MOUNTAIN: Barrasso joins nuclear waste legislative thrust - Jeremy Dillon
  • Arizona Public Media (AZPM) - New Mexico Is Divided Over The 'Perfect Site' To Store Nation's Nuclear Waste
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Susie Lee looks back on first 100 days as House freshman - Gary Martin
  • News-Medical.net - Scientists develop new approach to unravel toxic effects of multiple stressors - Reviewed by Alina Shrourou, BSc
  • The Verge - The case against Julian Assange is serious – but smaller and shakier than some people feared - Adi Robertson
  • NPR - Whistleblower Protection Act Has Earned Bipartisan Support In The Last 30 Years - Tim Mak
  • Eurasia Review - Whistleblowers Such As Julian Assange Who Shed Light On Government Corruption Deserve Protection, Not Prosecution – OpEd - The Rutherford Institute
  • RT - No fair trial awaits Assange at US 'Espionage Court,' only more charges – CIA whistleblower Kiriakou
  • New York City Observer - What Does Julian Assange's Arrest Mean for Journalists? - Davis Richardson
  • BBC News - Viewpoint : How likely is an Assange conviction in US? - Jonathan Turley, Law professor, George Washington University
  • The Federalist - Survey Shows DOJ Employees Lack Confidence In Their Leaders' Integrity, Impartiality - Adam Mill
  • World Nuclear News - New technology allows in-situ waste characterisation
  • World Nuclear News - Yellow Cake announces next uranium purchase
  • World Nuclear News - Novovoronezh II-2 cleared for launch
  • World Nuclear News - Viewpoint: Finland seeks to streamline licensing -
  • LA Monitor - LANL addresses seismic concerns, resumes waste shipments
  • AP News - US lab addresses seismic concerns, resumes waste shipments
  • Japan Today - Gov't lifts evacuation order in parts of Fukushima nuclear plant hometown - Mari Yamaguchi
  • ECNS China News Service - China makes important contribution to nuclear disarmament: FM
  • NHK World - TEPCO to start removing fuel from No.3 reactor
  • Toledo Blade - House speaker unveils plan to save state's nuclear power plants - Jim Provance
  • EDF blog - Nightmare on Capitol Square: New coal and nuclear bailout bill is a huge blow to Ohio's clean energy economy - John Finnigan
  • Pennsylvania Watchdog - Pennsylvania House committee hears arguments for, against nuclear power subsidy bill - Dave Fidlin
  • Bellona - Questionable Russian-owned company caught up in Ukrainian nuclear reactor deal - Charles Digges
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal, PA - Letter: Keep nuclear plants open - Brian Hartz, Elizabethtown
  • GoErie - Rendell backs nuclear subsidy bill at Senate hearing - Jared Stonesifer
  • New Zealand Herald - Chernobyl has become a radioactive rave scene and stag do venture
  • New London Day - Nuclear Regulatory Commission reviewing Millstone decommissioning funds - Benjamin Kail
  • E&E Daily - Bills would aid victims of old mining, weapons testing - Dylan Brown
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti statute tweaked over nuclear phrasing
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - Village Talk focuses on C-10, nuclear plant
  • WKSU, Kent State University, OH - Ohio Lawmakers Consider Bailout Plan for the State's Two Nuclear Power Plants - Andy Chow
  • Erie News Now - CIA Leak Fast Facts
  • Simi Valley Acorn, CA - Letter: 100% cleanup is the way to go - Deva Andrews, Thousand Oaks
  • Oil & Gas 360, Denver, CO - FERC Chairman Speaks Out on Climate Change -
  • abc27 WHTM, Harrisburg, PA - Bill would offer support to communities when power plants close
  • SF BayView - Advancing environmental public health through implementation of a Biomonitoring Program at the Hunters Point Shipyard, a federal Superfund site - Ahimsa Porter Sumchai, MD
  • DOE - DOE's Science Graduate Student Research Program Selects 70 Students to Pursue Research at DOE Laboratories
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $100M in Investments in Coal FIRST
  • The American Conservative - America Just Declared War on Iran and Nobody Blinked - Scott Ritter
  • Reno News & Review - Letter: Waste--Re "Plutonium" (letters, Feb. 7): - Michel Rottmann, Virginia City Highlands

    Thursday, April 11, 2019

  • NPR - New Mexico Is Divided Over The 'Perfect Site' To Store Nation's Nuclear Waste - Nathan Rott
  • Sputnik News - US Charges Assange With Helping Chelsea Manning Break Into Classified Computers
  • Sputnik News - World Reacts to Assange Arrest in UK: From Dark Moment for Freedom to 'No Hero'
  • The Register UK - IBM bid to unmask age discrimination whistleblower goes down in flames - Thomas Claburn
  • Reuters - Assange arrest a 'dark moment' for press freedom: Snowden - Tom Balmforth
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Scientists Develop New Open-Source Software That Predicts Impacts Of Extreme Events On Grids - LANL News
  • Boulder Weekly - Rachel Carson and Rocky Flats - LeRoy Moore
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Column: Plutonium pits, good or bad for Aiken? - Anthony DiStefano
  • Bloomberg - What Netanyahu's Fifth Term Means for Israel and the Middle East - Gwen Ackerman and Amy Teibel
  • Reuters - South Korea WTO appeal succeeds in Japanese Fukushima food dispute - Tom Miles
  • Reuters - U.S. Senate bill mandates review of nuclear power cooperation with other nations - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-EDF should fix faulty weldings at nuclear plant - French regulator - Geert De Clercq
  • Wall Street Journal - Letters: Carbon-Free Nuclear Power Faces Obstacles
  • Bloomberg - Fresh U.S. Divide on Iran Emerges Over Expiring Nuclear Waivers - Nick Wadhams
  • IAEA - Achieving Excellence: IAEA, Partners Hold Seminar on Nuclear Leadership - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Analysing the Past with Nuclear Technology - Video: Alejandra Silva, Martin Klingenböck
  • IAEA - New CRP: Enhancing Agricultural Resilience and Water Security Using Cosmic Ray Neutron Sensor (D12014) - Emil Fulajtar, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications; Lee Kheng Heng, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Weapons in the Reiwa Era - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • World Nuclear News - Nirab recommends GBP1 billion boost for innovation
  • World Nuclear News - Georgia legacy waste management project launched
  • World Nuclear News - Framatome invests in Ugine nuclear alloy plant
  • World Nuclear News - China installs steam generator at Tianwan unit 6
  • Energy News - Coal, nuclear cleanup costs central to FirstEnergy's rejected bankruptcy plan - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • Total Croatia News - Protest Held Against Future Nuclear Waste Disposal Site - HINA
  • Sputnik News - Russian Official: Deployment of US Nuke-Capable Bombers to Europe is Provocation
  • Solar Power World - Latest EIA data confirms that U.S. renewable energy will overtake nuclear generation by 2020 - Kelly Pickerel
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Krypton 85 monitoring: Solution to clandestine reprocessing - Michael Schoeppner
  • Reuters UK - UPDATE 3-EDF should fix faulty weldings at nuclear plant - French regulator - Geert De Clercq
  • Montel News - French EPR faces new two-year delay – update - Muriel Boselli
  • Montel News - German reactor maintenance season to start at Grohnde - Nora Kamprath Buli
  • POWERnews - Pressure Mounts as Legislators Try to Save Nuclear Plants - Aaron Larson
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Partial reopening of Fukushima nuke plant town a step toward new community
  • New Atlas - Nuclear fusion breakthrough breathes life into the overlooked Z-pinch approach - Nick Lavars
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff endorses site for small reactors
  • Belsat.eu - First power unit of Belarusian NPP to be launched soon
  • Pottstown Mercury - Madonna & Young: Recalling Three Mile Island 40 years later - Terry Madonna and Michael Young
  • AEI.org - Past decisions ensure rough waters ahead for Navy sub construction - Rick Berger
  • TASS - World's first floating nuclear power station to begin supplying electricity in 2019
  • Reuters - North Korea's Kim says must deliver 'blow' to those imposing sanctions: KCNA - Joyce Lee
  • Herald Scotland - UK Government pays tribute to service personnel who have served during 50 years of nuclear deterrent - Michael Settle
  • Sputnik News - Attorney General Accuses Gov't Agencies of Spying on Trump 2016 Campaign - StateImpact Pennsylvania
  • StateImpact Pennsylvania - Gas, nuclear lobbies butt heads as Senate takes up nuclear-rescue bill - Katie Meyer
  • New Jersey Globe - Mullen pushes Murphy on nuclear power - David Wildstein
  • MEAWW - Chernobyl town was not evacuated for more than 24 hours after the explosion at nuclear power plant - Akshay Pai
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Scratches on canisters at San Onofre nuclear site are no big deal, designer says, but others are worried - Rob Nikolewski
  • Courier-Express. DuBois, PA - In case of nuclear or radiation emergency, Delaware distributes potassium iodine tablets - Dan Gaffney
  • Energy and Policy Institute blog-2 hours ago - Bankrupt FirstEnergy Solutions spends millions on bailout campaigns in Ohio and Pennsylvania - Dave Anderson
  • Exchange Monitor - Deadline Looms for Portsmouth Infrastructure Contract Extension
  • Bangor Aye, North Wales - Bangor City Council reject Nuclear Waste dump plans - Janesville Gazette
  • WCLO WJVL Walworth County Gazette, WI - SHINE takes ownership of Janesville land for moly-99 production plant - Neil Johnson
  • Asahi Shimbun - Local firm to take on hazardous demolition at Fukushima plant - Hiroshi Ishizuka
  • WCAX Burlington, VT - Local 'atomic veteran' paid back for lifetime of suffering - Taylor Young -
  • Belsat.eu - Belarus to conduct paid tours of Charnobyl zone
  • GAO - Priority Open Recommendations: Nuclear Regulatory Commission - GAO-19-310SP
  • NRC - I-19-008 NRC to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss 2018 Performance of Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 6.1 - 144km NE of Miyako, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to install IR6 centrifuges
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian official: measures should be taken for Iran to join FATF
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Editorial: End Japan's excessive reliance on thermal power generation
  • Mehr News Agency - Taliban says it fired deadly missile at largest US air base in Afghanistan
  • Mehr News Agency - Egypt withdraws from US-led anti-Iran 'Arab NATO': report
  • Press TV - Egypt pulls out of anti-Iran alliance envisioned by US, allies: Reuters
  • Press TV - Damascus reserves right to retake occupied Golan Heights by any means: Official
  • Press TV - Assange 'exposed great crimes' by US government: Galloway -
  • Press TV - Israeli agriculture minister, settlers storm al-Aqsa Mosque compound in occupied al-Quds
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice: Designation of a Class of Employees from the Y-12 Plant in Oak Ridge, Tennessee for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort FR Document: 2019-07210 Citation: 84 FR 14660 PDF Page 14660

    Wednesday, April 10, 2019

  • UNR Nevada Today - Faces of the Pack: Jordan Cosselman and Savannah Urcioli place second at the NPDA Debate
  • Energy News - Report finds urban solar boom moving inland - Dan Haugen
  • Gaming Today - Jim Marsh's vision comes to life in Amargosa Valley - Mike Henle
  • Nevada Independent - GOP Whip Scalise and a dozen House Republicans push for restarting Yucca licensing - Humberto Sanchez
  • Exchange Monitor - House Appropriator Throws Cold Water on Consent-Based Siting for Nuclear Waste
  • Vancouver Columbian - In Our View: Increase budget for Hanford cleanup
  • E&E Daily - Sensing shift, backers demand Yucca Mountain funding - Jeremy Dillon -
  • KKOH Reno - Energy Secretary Says Yucca Mountain Project is Moving Forward
  • NHK World - High school boy purchased Uranium via internet
  • Mainichi Daily News - Teen who allegedly made explosive may have traded uranium online
  • Asahi Shimbun - Boy who made explosives in '18 'refined, sold uranium online'
  • CounterPunch - The Tragedy and Fallacy of NATO's Balkan Experiment: 20 Years On - Nina Markovic Khaze
  • Government Accountability Project - Make It Safe Coalition Remarks on 30th Anniversary of the Whistleblower Prote