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Nuclear power bill passes Senate and moves to House for public hearing - South Everett Beacon

Nuclear power bill passes Senate and moves to House for public hearing - South Everett Beacon | Should the u.s have more nuclear power plants? | Scoop.it
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Nuclear power bill passes Senate and moves to House for public hearing
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“We have no plans to build any more [nuclear power plants],” said Doug Johnson, spokesman for BPA.
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Russia Floats Plan for Nuclear Power Plants at Sea

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The drive to prospect oil and gas in the Arctic is propelling plans in Russia for a fleet of floating nuclear power plants, despite financing problems and delays.
    

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 The reason are if there is a expoiton it is offshore

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More on Russia's ideas...... http://en.ria.ru/military_news/20131106/184550182/Russia-to-Deploy-Arctic-Escort-Squadron-by-2014----Minister-.html

 

&  http://www.kleanindustries.com/s/environmental_market_industry_news.asp?ReportID=611300#.UoPHBE3LdEE.twitter

 

Britain still has a similar nuclear capability and a nuclear-powered naval fleet, but one more attuned to civil safety standards. But, unlike Russia and the US, Britain is making little attempt to develop such small, factory-built reactors as a counter to the huge costs of civil reactors -- such as the multi-billion pound planned power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset !

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Jellyfish invasions shut down three nuclear power plants

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Nuclear power plants have gotten a break from Tsunamis and Earthquakes and instead face an invasion of jellyfish. Three power...


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South Africa To construct New Nuclear Power Plants

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Ventures AfricaSouth Africa To construct New Nuclear Power PlantsVentures AfricaLocal companies have... http://t.co/2SbshebT1S #genpatsu


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Fukushima's nuclear power mess: Five big questions

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Meltdowns of three reactors at Japan's Fukushima nuclear power plant may have happened more than 2 years ago, but the disaster remains a giant, unresolved mess

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Crazy what happens after a few years. The same thing happened to chlobloy  and there is still redeation there.

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Scandal in South Korea over revelations of corruption in the construction and operation of nuclear power plants

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Scandal in South Korea over revelations of corruption in the construction and operation of nuclear power plants

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Chinese companies bid to build new UK nuclear power plants - Telegraph

Chinese companies bid to build new UK nuclear power plants - Telegraph | Should the u.s have more nuclear power plants? | Scoop.it
Two Chinese state companies have backed rival bids to build nuclear power plants in Britain, it has emerged.

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