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11.07.2014 | BY GEORGE LOBSENZ

In what appears likely to be an influential critique of the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan, the nation’s grid reliability watchdog this week said the Environmental Protection Agency relied on badly flawed assumptions to make...

11.07.2014

The Energy Department announced Thursday that air samplers “on and around” the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant detected small amounts of radioactive contamination following the October 21 restart of a ventilation fan underground in the transuranic...

11.06.2014 | BY JEFF BEATTIE

The Senate switch to Republican control is forcing Majority Leader Harry Reid to scramble during the lame-duck session to get Senate confirmation of a fifth Nuclear Regulatory Commission member he deems acceptable—and will weaken his ability to continue...

11.06.2014

John Grossenbacher, director of the Idaho National Laboratory since 2005, will step down by Sept. 30, 2015 as head of the Energy Department’s lead research facility on nuclear power, according to Battelle Energy Alliance, which operates the lab for DOE...

11.05.2014 | BY CHRIS HOLLY

In a complaint that echoes the nuclear industry’s unhappiness with the proposal, Georgia’s air regulator says the Environmental Protection Agency’s method for calculating required carbon emissions cuts from existing power plants unfairly...

11.04.2014

The Energy Department announced funding awards Friday totaling $13 million to help five consortia overcome technical challenges in the design, construction or operation of advanced nuclear reactor designs they are working on. DOE said it selected projects...

11.03.2014 | BY JEFF BEATTIE

With regulatory action reheating on the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste disposal project, a federal advisory panel warned the Energy Department this month that the agency appears to have lost certain key information related to the handling and management of...

10.31.2014 | BY GEORGE LOBSENZ

Amid signs the troubled project remains very much alive despite Energy Department efforts to suspend it, the contractor building the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility at DOE’s Savannah River Site in South Carolina has announced a change in...

10.30.2014

Calling it a major milestone for the company, Lightbridge Corp. has announced a preliminary agreement with Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd. to fabricate and test Lightbridge’s proprietary metallic nuclear fuel at AECL’s Chalk River, Ontario...

10.29.2014 | BY GEORGE LOBSENZ

In an unusual new safety issue for the already delayed project, a federal safety oversight board has expressed concern that the Energy Department is redesigning the massive nuclear waste processing plant under construction at its Hanford site without...


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