NUCLEAR

Three Mile Island nuclear plant will not be bailed out, closure...

The partial meltdown at the reactor in 1979 undermined support for nuclear power in America, and no new plants have been completed since Three Mile...

Bruce Power, regulator defend environmental work faulted by legal group

An environmental legal group is raising the alarm that work being done at the Bruce Power nuclear plant near Kincardine may not be up...

Indigenous leaders fear a federal Conservative government might end talks on...

The much-delayed and politically fraught decision on a proposed multi-billion-dollar nuclear-waste storage bunker near Lake Huron now appears certain to fall to Canada’s next...

16 Elements: Berkeley Lab’s Contributions to the Periodic Table

A century ago, the periodic table looked much different than it does today. It had empty spots for elements that had not yet been...

How to accidentally shut down a nuclear reactor: it’s as easy...

If your laptop lets you think twice before it shuts down, should a nuclear reactor not do the same? Canadian nuclear safety officials have been...

‘Complete Devastation’ as California Fire Death Toll at 44

In the blackened rubble of the 82-year-old Paradise Elementary School, one of the few objects still recognizable was a child’s red bicycle. “God, I’ve walked...

US AP1000 project owners set new risk terms; NuScale SMR enters...

The four co-owners of the Vogtle 3&4 AP1000 nuclear plant project in Georgia have agreed to continue construction of the plant and will put...

Trump signs bill to speed up nuclear reactor development

A bill meant to speed up the development of advanced nuclear reactors is now law. President Donald Trump signed the Nuclear Energy Innovation Capabilities Act on Friday. The...

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