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Alternative Energy / Nuclear Power

World’s Biggest Uranium Nation Just Confirmed Record Production

World’s Biggest Uranium Nation Just Confirmed Record Production

Jan 20, 2016 at 09:44 | Dave Forest

Last August, I discussed how uranium production in world-leading nation Kazakhstan appeared to be rising, despite lower prices. And this week we got confirmation that 2015 was another record…

Nuclear Renaissance Has Analysts Bullish On Uranium

Nuclear Renaissance Has Analysts Bullish On Uranium

Jan 12, 2016 at 15:58 | Andrew Topf

Investors in uranium producers and explorers could be in for a banner year of growth and opportunity, making the nuclear fuel an outlier compared to other…

China's $1 Trillion Nuclear Plan

China's $1 Trillion Nuclear Plan

Dec 27, 2015 at 16:30 | Andrew Topf

China, still the world's largest consumer of mineral and energy commodities despite lagging economic growth, appears to be have one foot in the past and another…

Japan To Restart Several Nuclear Plants, But Opposition Is Fierce

Japan To Restart Several Nuclear Plants, But Opposition Is Fierce

Dec 23, 2015 at 15:32 | Andy Tully

A Japanese court says it’s too early to resume operations at the Takahama nuclear power plant on the country’s western coast, citing the risk of earthquakes…

China Just Made Its First Big Move On The Silk Road, In Uranium

China Just Made Its First Big Move On The Silk Road, In Uranium

Dec 17, 2015 at 09:39 | Dave Forest

Asia’s emerging Silk Road corridor may be one of the biggest developing stories in natural resources. And this week saw one of the first big deals…

Indonesia Eyes Thorium Molten Salt Reactor Technology

Indonesia Eyes Thorium Molten Salt Reactor Technology

Dec 16, 2015 at 17:04 | Gaurav Agnihotri

Due to its fast growing population, Indonesia’s energy demand is growing faster than most of its other Asian counterparts. With a series of new measures…

Can Nuclear Power Help Climate Change Or Is The Industry Destined For Decline?

Can Nuclear Power Help Climate Change Or Is The Industry Destined For Decline?

Dec 15, 2015 at 15:38 | Leonard Hyman & William Tilles

The world’s leaders have gathered in Paris to solve the climate problem. The U.S. Department of Energy sees more nuclear power in our future. The British…

U.S Unlikely To Propose More Nuclear Power In Paris Talks

U.S Unlikely To Propose More Nuclear Power In Paris Talks

Nov 23, 2015 at 16:41 | Llewellyn King

The Treaty of Paris, signed in 1783 by representatives of King George III of England and the fledgling United States of America in a Paris hotel,…

China Could Become Global Leader In Nuclear Tech

China Could Become Global Leader In Nuclear Tech

Nov 19, 2015 at 11:35 | Charles Kennedy

China continues to rack up successes in exporting its nuclear power technologies as it seeks to become a leader on the global stage. Chinese President Xi…

Fusion Energy Facing A Major Test This Month

Fusion Energy Facing A Major Test This Month

Nov 09, 2015 at 15:31 | Michael McDonald

Fusion power has been a dream for mankind for decades now, but despite attracting perhaps more time, money, and attention than any other technological goal, the dream of fusion power…

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