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2013-07-31 23:23:41

Join policy-makers, regulators, nuclear industry experts and local stakeholders as they chart a new path forward for nuclear waste storage. Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Infocast, the leading producer of business intelligence events in various industries, presents the Nuclear Waste Confidence & Storage Management Summit this October 9-11, in Baltimore, Maryland. Nuclear Waste Confidence is clearly in disarray. The Supreme Court decision in June 2012 invalidating the...

2013-07-27 23:01:28

Transparency Market Research adds new "Uranium Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth and Forecast 2012 - 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse the report visit : http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/uranium-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 27, 2013 Uranium is mostly used in nuclear power plants to generate electricity. The rising demand for electricity and the capacity of nuclear reactors is driving the uranium...

2013-07-18 23:21:36

Westinghouse Electric Company has been awarded a contract by ENRESA to provide architect engineering services in support of the El Cabril nuclear waste repository in Spain. Madrid (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has been awarded a contract by ENRESA to provide architect engineering services in support of the El Cabril low- and intermediate-level nuclear waste repository in southern Spain. The four-year operation and engineering support contract...

2013-07-12 23:19:32

Progress towards establishing nuclear energy programs across the MENA region continues apace. MENA nations including Saudi Arabia, UAE, Jordan, Egypt and Turkey are developing new nuclear construction projects that offer global engineering firms over $200 billion of new contracts going forward from 2013. (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 The MENA nuclear construction market has boomed since 2009 when KEPCO secured the Middle East’s first tender for 4 new units to be constructed in the United Arab...


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2005-05-25 11:04:31

Uranium is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol U and atomic number 92. A heavy, silvery-white, toxic, metallic, and naturally-radioactive element, uranium belongs to the actinide series and its isotope 235U is used as the fuel for nuclear reactors and nuclear weapons. Uranium is commonly found in very small amounts in rocks, soil, water, plants, and animals (including humans). Notable characteristics When refined, uranium is a silvery white, weakly radioactive...

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