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Is This The Beginning Of The End For U.S. Nuclear Power?

Is This The Beginning Of The End For U.S. Nuclear Power?

Nov 01, 2016 at 18:16 | Michael McDonald

Energy companies are shutting down their nuclear power plants and resorting to other forms of production. This is primarily due to the lack of funding and cheaper alternatives such…

Despite Criticism, Prime Minister May Gives Go-Ahead To Hinkley Point

Despite Criticism, Prime Minister May Gives Go-Ahead To Hinkley Point

Sep 15, 2016 at 11:47 | Leonard Hyman & William Tilles

Prime Minister May on Thursday approved construction of the Hinkley Point C nuclear facility despite much publicized design flaws, delays, criticism and cost overruns. This should not have…

Britain’s Nuclear Future Threatened By Espionage And The Brexit

Britain’s Nuclear Future Threatened By Espionage And The Brexit

Aug 12, 2016 at 17:11 | Gregory Brew

The drama of Britain’s stalled nuclear facility at Hinkley Point C grew more Shakesperean this week, with the Chinese firm involved in its construction now under investigation…

New York Nuclear Plants Deemed A “Public Necessity”

New York Nuclear Plants Deemed A “Public Necessity”

Aug 06, 2016 at 10:06 | Leonard Hyman & William Tilles

Last week the New York Public Service Commission approved a Clean Energy Standard for the state. The two key components are a mandate for 50 percent renewables by…

Why The UK Postponed This Nuclear Megaproject

Why The UK Postponed This Nuclear Megaproject

Aug 05, 2016 at 21:52 | Leonard Hyman & William Tilles

Late last week UK Prime Minister, Theresa May, told France’s Hollande that she wanted more time to review the Hinkley Point nuclear project. The Board of EDF, the…

Middle East Still Not Ready For Nuclear Power

Middle East Still Not Ready For Nuclear Power

Jul 22, 2016 at 18:02 | Irina Slav

Nuclear energy is slowly building, or rather, rebuilding its reputation as a cleaner, more cost-efficient alternative to hydrocarbons, with new and safer technology being developed and the…

The U.S. Is Losing Its Most Potent Weapon Against Climate Change

The U.S. Is Losing Its Most Potent Weapon Against Climate Change

Jul 19, 2016 at 15:22 | Llewellyn King

Just when it needs it most, the United States is losing its most potent weapon in the fight against climate change. One nuclear plant has been closed in…

Bill Gates And Other Billionaires Backing A Nuclear Renaissance

Bill Gates And Other Billionaires Backing A Nuclear Renaissance

Jul 06, 2016 at 18:00 | Simon Harlow

Let’s for a second imagine a world without nuclear energy. That’s a tough one but let’s try. No nuclear bombs, of course, no Chernobyl and Fukushima, no worries…

Tensions Between India And Pakistan May Rise Over Nuclear Deal

Tensions Between India And Pakistan May Rise Over Nuclear Deal

Jul 04, 2016 at 15:02 | Global Risk Insights

Nuclear Suppliers Group backgrounder At the recent visit of India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the U.S. in May 2016, the closer relationship between the U.S. and…

China Pushes Nuclear Power In Moldova

China Pushes Nuclear Power In Moldova

Jul 01, 2016 at 18:39 | Eurasianet

China appears willing to help Moldova become a nuclear power. But for now officials in Chi?in?u seem hesitant to go all-in on atomic energy.  Chinese representatives from the…

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