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EDF cuts spending on planned Hinkley nuclear power plant

Originally posted on Assystem Energy & Infrastructure:
EDF cuts spending on planned Hinkley nuclear power plant The project is thought to pave the way for a fleet of new plants across the UK EDF is reducing its spending on its…

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Nuclear Security – Mission Focused

Originally posted on Duke Energy Nuclear Information Center:
Photo of a hidden adversary The assault team is settled on the wood line on a night with no moon. They are fine tuning their approach route, waiting for the right opportunity.…

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Is Nuclear Energy the End Point of Energy Technology?

Originally posted on Paul Langley's Nuclear History Blog:
Or is it merely one interim technique among many available now? Is nuclear energy the end point of human energy development?

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Dividing communities as well as atoms

Originally posted on nuclear-news:
Dave Sweeney ABC Environment 23 Apr 2013 Uranium mining may be attractive to those seeking to boost state coffers, but it leaves the land poisoned and communities divided. COMMUNITIES IN REGIONAL Queensland are increasingly concerned about Premier Campbell…

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French company EDF quite prepared to pull out of building Britain’s new nukes

Originally posted on nuclear-news:
 ” As far as I am concerned, negotiations can also fail,” Proglio told reporters on the sidelines of a debate about France’s energy policy EDF SAYS “IN NO HURRY” FOR UK NUCLEAR PROJECTS PARIS Reuters April 19, 2013 –…

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Nuclear News Round Up (15th Apr – 19th Apr)

Originally posted on Assystem Energy & Infrastructure:
15th Apr 2013 ‘World’s largest’ offshore wind farm now fully powered Chinese units get their steam generators Permit granted to operate Hertfordshire recycling facility UK nuclear R&D projects secure funding US nuclear safety goes from strength to strength 16th…

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Ontario’s high electricity bills due to nuclear costs, not renewables

Originally posted on nuclear-news:
Mad about your hydro bill? Blame nuclear and gas plants http://www.thestar.com/business/personal_finance/2013/04/18/mad_about_your_hydro_bill_blame_nuclear_and_gas_plants.html Payments to nuclear and gas-fired generators are the main ingredients in the largest component on Ontario hydro bills By: John Spears Business reporter,  Apr 18 2013 Payments to nuclear and…

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