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September 06, 2016
CIVIL NUCLEAR
Rosneft and Gazprom Discuss New Joint Projects With Japanese Companies
Moscow (Sputnik) Sep 05, 2016
"Rosneft and Gazprom are conducting talks with Japanese companies on new joint hydrocarbon projects," Presidential Aide Yury Ushakov said at a press briefing. The strategic area of cooperation is the fuel and energy complex Ushakov mentioned the successful implementation of the Sakhalin-1 and Sakhalin-2 oil and gas projects (Japanese companies own 30 and 22.5 percent of shares in them, respectively). Novatek is building a LNG plant under the Yamal LNG project with the participation of the GJ ... read more

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May defends delays on China-backed nuclear project
British Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday defended her decision to delay a partly Beijing-backed nuclear power project, despite it causing diplomatic tensions, as she arrived in China for a G20 summit. ... more
CIVIL NUCLEAR

EDF board members sue to overturn Hinkley Point plan
Five employee representatives on EDF's board have filed a lawsuit to overturn the French power company's controversial decision to build nuclear reactors in Britain at Hinkley Point. ... more
CIVIL NUCLEAR

Philippines eyes reviving mothballed nuclear plant
The Philippines may revive a nuclear power plant that was completed 32 years ago but never switched on due to safety fears, the government said Wednesday. ... more
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Iran to build two nuclear plants with Russia: official
Iran will build two new nuclear power stations with assistance from Russia, the head of its Atomic Energy Organisation said late Wednesday. ... more


SOLAR DAILY

U.S. capital comes up short on solar power
Though the overall goal for renewable energy was raised, a U.S. federal report said the nation's capital is falling short when it comes to solar power. ... more

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TECH SPACE

A new generation of cheap networked nuclear-radiation detectors
A DARPA program aimed at preventing attacks involving radiological "dirty bombs" and other nuclear threats has successfully developed and demonstrated a network of smartphone-sized mobile devices th ... more
CIVIL NUCLEAR

French state, EDF strike deal to close nuclear plant
The French government has reached agreement on paying compensation to state-owned energy giant EDF to shut down the Fessenheim nuclear site, the ministry of energy said Wednesday. ... more
24/7 News Coverage
Forests are the key to fresh water

US transportation and water infrastructure not broken

Unearthing the underground effects of earthquakes and volcanoes

Soil researchers quantify an underappreciated factor in carbon release to the atmosphere

Heavy snow causes travel mayhem in northern Europe

Billionaire Guo Wengui wants regime change in Beijing

Fire in southern California threatening another city

CIVIL NUCLEAR

Pro-nuclear countries making slower progress on climate targets
A strong national commitment to nuclear energy goes hand in hand with weak performance on climate change targets, researchers at the University of Sussex and the Vienna School of International Studi ... more
CIVIL NUCLEAR

Russia Unique in Being Able to Use Fast Breeder Reactors in Nuclear Industry
According to chief designer of the Fast Neutron Reactors Department in Rosatom's Afrikantov Experimental Design Bureau for Mechanical Engineering, Russia is the only country able to introduce fast b ... more
CIVIL NUCLEAR

Russia, Egypt to Sign Final Contract to Build Nuclear Plant by Year-End
Egypt plants to finalize the signing of a raft of contracts to build its first nuclear power plant by the end of this year, the nation's President Abdel Fattah Sisi told newspapers. The 1,000- ... more
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TECH SPACE

Long-term health effects of Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombs not as dire as perceived
The detonation of atomic bombs over the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945 resulted in horrific casualties and devastation. The long-term effects of radiation exposure also inc ... more
CIVIL NUCLEAR

Nuclear plant delay may shift UK energy policy
Britain's decision to stall a Franco-Chinese project to build its first nuclear power plant in a generation has fuelled speculation that the new government is reviewing its energy strategy to boost the role of renewables. ... more
Space News from SpaceDaily.com
Military defense market faces new challenges to acquiring SatCom platforms

Russia says 'satellite' could have caused radioactive pollution

Spaceships and Politics: Sputnik Talks to Cosmonaut Sergei Krikalev

NASA Selects Three Companies to Develop 'FabLab' Prototypes

New Horizons Corrects Its Course in the Kuiper Belt

Space program should focus on Mars, says editor of New Space

Galileo satellites atop rocket for next Tuesday's flight

CIVIL NUCLEAR

South Korea Relaunches Wolsong NPP's Reactor After Fixing Technical Problem
South Korea relaunched on Saturday the first reactor of the Wolsong nuclear power plant suspended in late July over technical problems, local media reported. The 679MW Wolsong reactor is expec ... more
CIVIL NUCLEAR

Bulgaria seeks private money for nuclear plant
Bulgarian Prime Minister Bokyo Borisov said Friday that he wants to revive a partially built nuclear power plant constructed by Russia but abandoned in 2012 by attracting private investment. ... more
CIVIL NUCLEAR

Japan reactor restarts in post-Fukushima nuclear push
Japan restarted a nuclear reactor on Friday despite a court challenge by local residents, in a boost for Tokyo's faltering post-Fukushima push to bring back atomic power. ... more
CIVIL NUCLEAR

Nuclear Inspection Benefits from New Generation Sensor Lens
Resolve Optics Ltd. reports on increasing demand from the nuclear industry for radiation hard lenses optimised to operate with the latest generation of colour sensors. Mark Pontin, Managing Di ... more
CIVIL NUCLEAR

Belarus worried over construction accident at future nuclear plant
Belarus demanded on Thursday that Russia, which is building the country's first nuclear plant, take back a reactor shell after an accident during construction put the ex-Soviet country on edge. ... more

CIVIL NUCLEAR

China warns UK ties at 'crucial juncture' over nuclear plant
China's ambassador to Britain urged London on Tuesday to approve a Beijing-funded nuclear power plant as soon as possible, warning that relations between the two countries were at a critical point. ... more
CIVIL NUCLEAR

China city 'suspends' Sino-French nuclear project after protests
A Chinese city said Wednesday it would halt preparations for a possible Sino-French nuclear project after thousands of locals protested against it over the weekend, the latest official concession following environmental demonstrations. ... more




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CIVIL NUCLEAR

UK ties with China at risk over nuclear plant deal

CIVIL NUCLEAR

Shifting from Russia, Ukraine strikes US nuclear fuel deal

CIVIL NUCLEAR

Thousands protest possible China-France nuclear project

SOLAR DAILY

Low-carbon movement expected in North America

CIVIL NUCLEAR

Tiny creatures prompt Australia to reject uranium mine

CIVIL NUCLEAR

France's EDF 'knew in advance' about British nuclear plan delay

FLOATING STEEL

Russia Creating Cutting-Edge Universal Nuclear Battleship

CIVIL NUCLEAR

France's EDF backs nuclear plan but UK delays

CIVIL NUCLEAR

UK nuclear project delay is 'bonkers': trade union

TECH SPACE

Improving safety of neutron sources

France's EDF faces crunch vote on British nuclear plan

Rosatom Plans to Develop 3D Printing for Nuclear Industry

One of a Kind Nuclear Power Unit to be Connected to Electrical Grid

Russia Lays Down Nuclear-Powered Ural Icebreaker at Baltic Shipyard

NASA Establishes Institute to Explore New Ways to Protect Astronauts

French state to pump 3 bn euros into EDF

India Continues to Push China to Support Its Nuclear Supply Group Bid

Indian Scientists Go Nuclear to Provide Pure Water to Thirsty Sub-Continent

Russia's TVEL Makes First Batch of Fuel for New Nuclear-Powered Icebreakers

Active tracking of astronaut rad-exposures targeted

France's EDF to decide on UK nuclear project next week

Fallout Fungi From Chernobyl Flee Earth on ISS Radiation Study Mission

Indian NPP Second Unit May Start Commercial Operations in November

EU investigates rescue of nuclear firm Areva

China 'may build nuclear plants' in South China Sea

Iran says to cooperate with France on nuclear project

Fukushima reactor makers not liable: Japan court

Russia's REMIX Innovative Nuclear Fuel Enters First Field Trials

Germany may wait 100 years for nuclear waste storage site

Russian floating nuclear power station undergoes mooring tests



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