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Ukraine nuclear inspectorate accuses IAEA of falling for Russian propaganda

Reuters 28 May 2022
May 27 (Reuters) - Ukraine's state nuclear inspectorate on Friday accused the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) of falling for Russian propaganda and demanded ... Moscow's forces have occupied the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power station, the largest of its kind in Europe.

In home of world’s biggest nuclear plant, a vote may shape Japan’s atomic future

FX Empire 27 May 2022
Back then, when they chose their governor the last time, the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster was fresh in voters’ minds and policy on what was an important source of power for Japan was front-and-centre in a town that is home to the world’s largest nuclear power station, the ...

In home of world's biggest nuclear plant, a vote may shape Japan's atomic future

Reuters 27 May 2022
... important source of power for Japan was front-and-centre in a town that is home to the world's largest nuclear power station, the Kashiwazaki-Kariwa plant, operated by Fukushima Daiichi owner Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco).Register now for FREE unlimited access to

FM Szijj�rt�: Hungary to Speed Up Paks Expansion, Solar Energy Investments

Hungary Today 27 May 2022
Hungary will speed up the expansion of the Paks nuclear power station and solar energy investments in order to make 90 percent of electricity production carbon neutral by 2030, Foreign Minister P�ter Szijj�rt� said on Friday.

Letters to the Editor: Let's talk about solutions to mass shootings

The Holland Sentinel 27 May 2022
Nuclear power is considered “base load.” Nuclear plants run at full power for 18 months, then come off line for a few weeks for maintenance, then restart back to full power ... This reminds me of when they shut down the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station in Southern California, where I was working. Up until then there was plenty of power.

Residents question ease of Russian capture of Ukraine’s Kherson

Al Jazeera 27 May 2022
Except they did not ... Turns out it wasn’t,” she said ... Treason? ... “The occupation of southern Ukraine is a tragedy triggered by a monstrous disbalance of military power between Ukraine and Russia, not by mythical treason,” he said ... Its hydropower stations – along with the Russia-seized Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant – will feed energy-starved Crimea ... .

Ukraine After 90 Days of War

GlobalResearch 26 May 2022
To receive Global Research’s Daily Newsletter (selected articles), click here ... *** ... But life is real ... Russia now has a land corridor to Crimea and has ended Crimea’s water and power blockade ... So is a nuclear power station to the north of the peninsula, not to mention the power grid in southeastern Ukraine which can be now connected to Russia.

US Moves Toward Supplying Romania With a Modular, Low-Cost Nuclear Plant

Slashdot 25 May 2022
The United States said on Monday that it would supply Romania with a training simulator in preparation for building a new type of nuclear power generating plant in the country ... The plan involves building a power station composed of six of the modular units ... power station.

LETTER: Eskom’s problems were self-inflicted, and still are

Business Day 25 May 2022
I worked in Eskom’s power generation division for many years as a technical senior manager, until I was given an early retirement package two years ago ... Power plants exposed to such mismanagement and abuse get damaged beyond repair and refurbishment ... Therefore either fossil fuel stations must be maintained or nuclear must fill the gap in future.


Longview News-Journal 25 May 2022
Lucie nuclear plants for Florida Power and Light. Jefferson also served in several roles of increasing responsibility with Exelon Generation Company / PECO Energy Company, including plant manager at Susquehanna Electric Company, senior manager of plant engineering at Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station, and manager of reactor services at PECO Nuclear.

Russian Companies Eye Expansion of Ties With Iranian Partners - Top Official

Urdu Point 25 May 2022
The Russian deputy prime minister cited the construction of the Busher nuclear power plant and Sirik power station as examples of joint projects and said that the two countries are increasing trade, economic, logistics, investment, financial and banking cooperation despite Western sanctions against Moscow.

Cindy Bingham and David Whitney reelected to Brewster Select Board

Cape Cod Times 25 May 2022
Bingham captured 756 votes, Whitney 707 and Anderson 78 ... Voters overwhelmingly favored a nonbinding advisory question asking Brewster officials to contact the governor, attorney general and state Legislature to do all they could to prevent Holtec, owner of the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station, from dumping radioactive wastewater into Cape Cod Bay. .

ALEX BRUMMER: More taxes will only suppress enterprise and investment

This is Money 24 May 2022
... tax raid on the big six energy suppliers, including overseas owned Scottish Power, E.ON and French state-controlled EDF. The latter is a huge investor in the UK, building the super-nuclear plant at Hinkley in Somerset and is also backing a new atomic power station at Sizewell.

Enough taxes already: Loading firms up with more levies will only suppress enterprise and investment, ...

The Daily Mail 24 May 2022
The Treasury is reportedly preparing a £10bn tax raid on the big six energy suppliers including Scottish Power, E.ON and EDF ... The latter is a huge investor in the UK, building the super-nuclear plant at Hinkley in Somerset and is also backing a new atomic power station at Sizewell.

Turkey issues list of demands for Sweden to join NATO: Erdogan risks Europe's security for ...

The Daily Mail 24 May 2022
Turkey has issued an official list of demands for Sweden to join NATO, as President Erdogan holds Europe's security to ransom over warring with the Kurds ... Another reason could be his close ties with Russia, which is collaborating on a number of key infrastructure projects in Turkey including a new nuclear power station and is a key weapons supplier.

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