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Centennial-based Uranium Resources merges with Anatolia Energy 4.6.2015 Denver Post: Business
Centennial-based Uranium Resources Inc. announced Wednesday that it's merging with Australian company Anatolia Energy with the aim of fast-tracking uranium production in central ...
Nation’s nuclear-waste dump could be coming 27.4.2015 Durango Herald
SANTA FE – New Mexico is touting a rural area in the southeastern part of the state as an interim storage site for the country’s high-level nuclear waste, according to a letter issued by Gov. Susana Martinez earlier this month.The governor reached out to the Obama administration in a letter to Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz.
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Japan court rejects bid to restart of 2 nuclear reactors 14.4.2015 Denver Post: National News Headlines
TOKYO (AP) — A court issued an injunction Tuesday ordering two nuclear reactors in western Japan to stay offline, rejecting regulators' safety approval for the facility ahead of their planned restart later this year, a decision that could further delay the government's restart plans.
Into the wild 25.3.2015 Durango Herald
WASHINGTON – The head of one of the world’s most innovative fish farms sports a scruffy beard and talks about saving the planet by moving “toward a culture of nurture.” His office is a trailer near the beach, where the views are of dolphins, the mission is progressive and the dress code is loose.All...
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Boom! Bust! 17.3.2015 High Country News Most Recent
Forty-five years of High Country News boom and bust cover stories.
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Poll shows giant gap between what public, scientists think 29.1.2015 Durango Herald
WASHINGTON – The American public and U.S. scientists are light-years apart on science issues. And 98 percent of surveyed scientists say it’s a problem that we don’t know what they’re talking about.Scientists are far less worried about genetically modified food, pesticide use and nuclear power than is the...
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Ex-Los Alamos scientist in nuke spy sting to be sentenced 28.1.2015 Denver Post: National News Headlines
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A former Los Alamos National Laboratory scientist who pleaded guilty to trying to help Venezuela develop a nuclear weapon is set to be sentenced.
Nayyar: India eyes its main chance in visit by Barack Obama 27.1.2015 Denver Post: Opinion
In all the talk of "deliverables" that might come out of President Obama's trip to India this weekend, two areas would seem like no-brainers.
Vermont's sole nuclear power plant ends operations 30.12.2014 Denver Post: Business
MONTPELIER, vt. — Vermont's only nuclear plant stopped sending power to the New England grid Monday after more than 42 years of producing ...
Agency: 6 workers inhaled uranium 6.12.2014 Denver Post: Business
Six workers at a Wyoming uranium mine inhaled the radioactive element while cleaning up a spill inside a processing building just days before the mine delivered its first shipment last year, according to the Nuclear Regulatory ...
Diablo Canyon at issue as panel gauges nuke safety 3.12.2014 Denver Post: National News Headlines
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators need to reassess seismic standards at California's last operating nuclear power plant and determine if its operating rules are sufficient in light of earthquake risks, a former California state senator says.
Energy revolution spells doom for German village 28.11.2014 Denver Post: National News Headlines
ATTERWASCH, Germany (AP) — Five days a week, a giant machine eats its way through soil at the Jaenschwalde open-cast mine in eastern Germany, exposing the brown coal buried beneath.
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Will: What Republicans must do now 8.11.2014 Denver Post: Opinion
Unlike the dog that chased the car until, to its consternation, he caught it, Republicans know what do with what they have caught.
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OK given to restart nuclear plant in Japan 7.11.2014 Denver Post: National News Headlines
TOKYO (AP) — A local governor in Japan gave final approval Friday to restart a nuclear power plant in southern Japan, the first to resume operations in the country under new safety rules imposed in the wake of the 2011 Fukushima Dai-ichi meltdowns caused by an earthquake and tsunami.
After Fukushima, Japan gets green boom — and glut 2.11.2014 Denver Post: Business
Like other Japanese who were banking on this country's sweeping move toward clean energy, Junichi Oba is angry.
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Europe struggles to keep lights on 1.11.2014 Denver Post: Opinion
Europe may struggle to keep the lights on as temperatures drop as the switch to greener sources of energy complicates the balance between supply and demand in the region.
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After Fukushima, Japan gets green boom—and glut 30.10.2014 Denver Post: National News Headlines
TOKYO (AP) — Like other Japanese who were banking on this country's sweeping move toward clean energy, Junichi Oba is angry.
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California regulator: Strengthen nuclear plant deal 8.9.2014 Salt Lake Tribune
San Clemente, Calif. • The state regulator overseeing the closure of Southern California’s San Onofre nuclear power plant said that a proposed settlement outlining who pays for the work needs to be a better deal for consumers. The plant’s operators fashioned the deal with consumer groups this spring. That proposal “unfairly favors shareholders over consumers,” and the California Public Utilities Commission would not consider approving it without substantial revisions, said Michael Florio, the co...
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Ruling green lights temporary nuclear waste storage 6.9.2014 High Country News Most Recent
With no central underground depository, above-ground casks will have to do.
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Australia to sign uranium trade deal with India 5.9.2014 Salt Lake Tribune
New Delhi • Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has met with his Indian counterpart on a two-day state visit during which they are expected to sign a deal to allow the export of uranium to New Delhi for use in power generation. The agreement is expected to be signed Friday evening. Australia, which has almost a third of the world’s known uranium reserves, imposes strict conditions on uranium exports and India’s failure to sign the Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty had long been a barrier to a d...
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