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The Downfall Of U.S. Nuclear Power

The Downfall Of U.S. Nuclear Power

A shocking report from researchers…

Uzbekistan, Russia Announce Joint Nuclear Facility

Uzbekistan, Russia Announce Joint Nuclear Facility

Uzbekistan and Russia have struck…

Alternative Energy / Nuclear Power

Fukushima a stake through nuclear industry’s heart

Fukushima a stake through nuclear industry’s heart

May 25, 2011 at 09:27 | John Daly

Despite the managed media campaign by Tokyo Electric Company, the Japanese government and nuclear industry flacks worldwide, the 11 March 9.0 on the Richter scale earthquake, followed by a tsunami…

Panic in The Nuclear Streets

Panic in The Nuclear Streets

May 22, 2011 at 22:24 | Ferdinand E. Banks

In my forthcoming textbook Energy and Economic Theory (2011), the last chapter contains a section called ‘On the Sunny Side of the Nuclear Street’, which is a shortened version of…

Full Speed Ahead for China’s Nuclear Program

Full Speed Ahead for China’s Nuclear Program

May 09, 2011 at 22:17 | Mad Hedge Fund Trader

To say that the partial meltdown at Tokyo Electric Power’s Fukushima plant has put a chill on the global nuclear industry would be a vast understatement. Lead stock Cameco (CCJ)…

India Should Look to Australia to Satisfy its Growing Demand for Uranium

India Should Look to Australia to Satisfy its Growing Demand for Uranium

May 09, 2011 at 22:01 | ISN Security Watch

While India maintains that nuclear power is the best way to address its growing energy needs, it does not possess sufficient uranium to meet demand. Australia would make an ideal…

Ukraine’s Nuclear Safety and Uranium Production Back in the Spotlight

Ukraine’s Nuclear Safety and Uranium Production Back in the Spotlight

Apr 26, 2011 at 09:02 | Taras Berezowsky

The world observes the 25th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster (April 26th, 1986) today, the worst nuclear accident in history. The Fukushima debacle in Japan following the earthquake and tsunami…

On the 25th Anniversary of the Chernobyl Disaster Old Nuclear Fears are Awakened

On the 25th Anniversary of the Chernobyl Disaster Old Nuclear Fears are Awakened

Apr 25, 2011 at 09:27 | RFE/RL staff

When reactor No. 4 at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant exploded 25 years ago, it seemed nuclear power might die with it. Around the world, people recoiled in horror as…

The Nuclear Industry Took a Wrong Turn: Could Fukushima Have Been Prevented?

The Nuclear Industry Took a Wrong Turn: Could Fukushima Have Been Prevented?

Apr 19, 2011 at 08:21 | Kurt Cobb

Nuclear researchers knew long ago that reactor designs now in wide use had already been bested in safety by another design. Why did the industry turn its back on that…

Can Asia Live Without Nuclear Power

Can Asia Live Without Nuclear Power

Apr 18, 2011 at 10:36 | Stuart Burns

Every time there is a spike in the cost of energy such as the ’73 crisis and the ’79/80 oil price spike — and then again in ‘07/08 — alternative…

Completely Wrong About Nuclear Power

Completely Wrong About Nuclear Power

Apr 13, 2011 at 09:04 | Ferdinand E. Banks

When the subject was oil, my students at the Asian Institute of Technology (Bangkok) were politely asked to study the situation in the United States. It told me everything I…

Nuclear Waste Storage in the Spotlight Following Fukushima

Nuclear Waste Storage in the Spotlight Following Fukushima

Apr 11, 2011 at 09:08 | Stuart Burns

Events at Fukushima in Japan have put the spotlight not just on nuclear power as a source of energy, but on the storage of nuclear waste. Some of the gravest…

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