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Should Japan restart its nuclear reactors?

Only luck and real courage at 14 nuclear reactors on Japan’s Pacific coast overcame the technical failures of nuclear power and prevented the nation from being destroyed by radiation.

Former Japanese PM Naoto Kan urges Australia to wean world off uranium, focus on renewables

Japan's prime minister during the Fukushima disaster says Australia should be trying to wean other countries away from nuclear power, not increase exports of uranium.

Westinghouse to build Utah nuclear plant

A firm seeking to bring nuclear power to Utah has reached an agreement with Westinghouse Electric Co. to design and build a 1,500-megawatt plant in Emery County. Blue Castle Holdings on Wednesday announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding ...

Energy secretary pushes for nuclear power

U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz championed the use of nuclear power and urged politicians and leaders in the energy industry to adapt and modernize energy production to help minimize the fallout from ...

Navy kicks out 34 for alleged cheating at nuclear training site

Washington — At least 34 sailors are being kicked out of the Navy for their roles in a cheating ring that operated undetected for at least seven years at a nuclear power training site, and 10 others are under criminal investigation, the admiral in charge

Research and Markets: Nuclear Power in BRIC Countries 2014-2018

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Nuclear Power in BRIC Countries 2014-2018" report to th

PowerSource Voice: Nuclear energy plays a part in reaching carbon emissions reductions

When the Environmental Protection Agency recently issued the Clean Power Plan, which is a new set of rules to reduce carbon emissions from America’s power plants, the agency made sure to credit U.S. nuclear plants with playing a key role in contributing to our clean energy future.

Russia Planning 3 Advanced Fast-Breeder Reactors at Beloyarsk Nuclear Power Plant by 2030

Three nuclear power units with fast-breeder BN-1200 reactors are to be launched at Russia’s Beloyarsk Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in the Urals by 2030, the chief of the country’s nuclear plant operator Rosenergoatom said Tuesday.

Global Nuclear Power Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Westinghouse, China National Nuclear Corp, Areva, JSC …

DUBLIN, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets   has announced the addition of the "Global Nuclear Power Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. Nuclear power plants convert heat ...

S.Korea running out of spent nuclear fuel storage space – advisory body

By Meeyoung Cho SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea needs to quickly find additional space where it can store its spent nuclear fuel because some of its temporary storage capacity will be full by 2016, an independent body that advises the government on nuclear issues said on Monday. The country has 23 nuclear reactors supplying about