Latest nuclear energy Stories

2011-06-30 09:05:00

The Relatively Moderate Impact of the Nuclear Accident at Fukushima Daichii WASHINGTON, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A June survey of private and public sector public policy elites in energy policy shows that the Fukushima nuclear accident has had little effect on the level of support for nuclear power in the United Sates.

2011-06-27 14:31:00

83 Percent Give Them High Safety Rating WASHINGTON, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eighty percent of residents living near nuclear energy facilities favor the use of nuclear energy as one way to provide electricity in the United States.

2011-04-08 00:00:27

Detailed Data Shows Complex and Shifting Attitudes Toward Nuclear Power in Weeks Following Fukushima Nuclear Incident Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) April 7, 2011 Infegy, provider of the industry’s most intelligent social media monitoring and analytics platform, today released results of social media and web analysis of public global sentiment towards nuclear energy over the month of March.

2011-04-05 10:37:00

KYIV, Ukraine, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Europeans supported cutting down investments into nuclear energy, according to the results of a survey conducted by Benenson Strategy Group together with First International Resourcesin late Feb. through the first half of March, 2011.

2010-09-09 14:50:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- EWI announced that it will host "The Future of Nuclear Technology in the U.S." in partnership with the Greater Cleveland Partnership on September 21, 2010 at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel in Cleveland, Ohio.

2010-08-12 15:46:48

Scientists outline a 20-year master plan for the global renaissance of nuclear energy that could see nuclear reactors with replaceable parts, portable mini-reactors, and ship-borne reactors supplying countries with clean energy, in research published today in the journal Science.

2010-05-18 12:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America's ability to use more nuclear energy to help address urgent and long-term economic and environmental challenges looks increasingly promising, industry leaders said here today. Despite short-term challenges that affect the electric sector as a whole, the nuclear energy industry is well-positioned for expansion, and federal and state policies that support construction of advanced-design nuclear power plants are taking shape, said top...

2010-05-14 14:19:00

PITTSBURGH, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company LLC co-hosted a conference on the current and future potential of nuclear energy in Italy under the ongoing co-operation with the Italian energy foundation EnergyLab.

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  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
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