Tag: Nuclear power generation

Investigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plants

Radioactive waste continues to pour from Exelon's Illinois nuclear power plants more than a decade after the discovery of chronic leaks led to national...
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COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Swedish utility Vattenfall will invest 900 million kronor ($107 million) to update two reactors at Sweden's largest nuclear plant, saying the...
Climate nemesis, carbon, could become valuable resource

ESSEN, Germany — On a dreary November morning, a small party of visitors from around the world boards a boat for an hour-long ride...
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DELTA, Pa. — A control room operator at a Pennsylvania nuclear power plant has been barred from the controls after failing a drug test. ...
After nuclear debacle, utility asks to cut S. Carolina rates

CAYCE, S.C. — With customers angry that they're still paying for a defunct multibillion-dollar nuclear reactor project, a co-owner of the South Carolina plant...
US restarts nuclear testing facility in Idaho after 23 years

BOISE, Idaho — U.S. officials have restarted an Idaho nuclear fuel testing facility amid efforts to boost the nation's nuclear power generating capacity. ...
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OMAHA, Neb. — In a story Nov. 15 about a hydrogen leak at Cooper nuclear power plant in southeastern Nebraska, The Associated Press reported...
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COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina lawmakers are moving forward on proposals to shake up state laws and boards that enabled a costly nuclear fiasco,...
Germany’s Merkel dodges coal deadline at climate talks

BONN, Germany — German Chancellor Angela Merkel, a veteran of global efforts to curb climate change, disappointed environmental campaigners Wednesday by refusing to lay...
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OMAHA, Neb. — In a story Nov. 14 about a hydrogen leak at Cooper nuclear power plant in southeastern Nebraska, The Associated Press reported...

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