User: flenvcenter Topic: Energy-Independent
Category: Nuclear Energy
Last updated: Dec 20 2018 16:51 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Nuclear power is clean – if you ignore all the waste 31.12.2019 Current Issue
Compare the annual waste produced by a coal-burning power plant and a nuclear generating station.
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Nuclear power is emissions-free, but at what cost? 31.12.2019 Current Issue
Compare the annual waste produced by a coal-burning power plant and a nuclear generating station.
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Effort to lock Hanford’s radioactive waste in glass faces more delays 20.11.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Feds aim to push back the opening of ‘glassification’ plants, while state officials say the Department of Energy has been underfunding the cleanup of America’s most poisoned site.
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Setting climate targets and creating tools to achieve them 17.10.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Including a national clean energy standard.
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While ‘zombie’ mines idle, cleanup and workers suffer in limbo 4.9.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Instead of paying to clean up the mess left by mining, companies are warehousing their operations indefinitely.
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Fission to fusion: capital is flowing to the new frontier in nuclear technology 1.8.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
What is private capital doing to move fusion energy from a promising idea to a commercial reality?
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New research shows that neglect of nuclear threatens low-carbon transition 30.5.2019 GreenBiz.com
Failing to invest in the future of nuclear power will make global transition to green power 'much harder', experts warn.
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Many electric utilities are struggling — will more go bankrupt? 16.5.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
With the energy marketplace and climate change affecting the foundation of the industry, traditional utilities are facing trouble.
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Will the Trump administration boost uranium? 9.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Energy industry lobbying could lead to more mining from Bears Ears to Wyoming.
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The decarbonization ideals underlying the Green New Deal are not unattainable 26.3.2019 GreenBiz.com
Massive electrification will bring about a new American abundance.
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Bill Gates' quixotic quest to revive nuclear power 7.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
The argument for building nukes, never mind subsidizing them, has lost its power.
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Potential energy: 7 hopeful power prognostications for 2019 4.1.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Corporates cleaning up, cities doubling down — welcome to the future of electricity for the new year.
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Cutting carbon requires both innovation and regulation 31.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Where coal-state Sen. John Barrasso got it wrong in a recent New York Times op-ed.
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When a huge utility company pledges to go carbon free 20.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Xcel Energy says it wants to ‘step up and do more’ to reduce greenhouse gases.
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Is nuclear energy the key to saving the planet? 10.12.2018 Current Issue
A new generation of environmentalists is learning to stop worrying and love atomic power.
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There’s no easy fix for our nuclear past 10.12.2018 Current Issue
At Washington’s Hanford nuclear site, failing infrastructure and make-do plans as the West prepares for a new round of radioactivity.
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The nuclear industry is making a big bet on small power plants 14.6.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Small-scale nuclear reactor technology is trying to reenter the mainstream global energy sector
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For global companies looking to cut scope 3 emissions, Taiwan steps up 9.5.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
A reshuffling in its energy market makes local renewable energy available — but costs remain high.
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Why a nuclear fusion company is lasering in on cancer 12.3.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
An energy technology with an incredibly long time to market finds a more immediate product shrinking tumors.
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Before the US Approves New Uranium Mining, Consider Its Toxic Legacy 28.2.2018 Truthout.com
Support from readers keeps Truthout 100 percent independent. If you like what you're reading, make a donation! Uranium -- the raw material for nuclear power and nuclear weapons -- is having a moment in the spotlight. Companies such as  Energy Fuels, Inc.  have played  well-publicized roles in lobbying the Trump administration to reduce federal protection for  public lands  with uranium deposits. The Defense Department's Nuclear Posture Review calls for  new weapons production  to expand the US nuclear arsenal, which could spur new domestic uranium mining. And the Interior Department is advocating more domestic uranium production, along with other materials identified as " critical minerals ."  What would expanded uranium mining in the US mean at the local level? I have studied the legacies of past uranium mining and milling in Western states for over a decade. My  book  examines dilemmas faced by uranium communities caught between harmful legacies of previous mining booms and the potential promise of new ...
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