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2013-10-28 12:22:06

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Unit 1 of the Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant near Dothan, Ala., has safely resumed generating electricity following completion of a scheduled refueling and maintenance outage. Plant operators safely took the unit offline on Sept. 29. Electricity production resumed on Oct. 27 at 7:05 a.m. CT. The last refueling outage for unit 1 was completed in spring 2012. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080801/SOCOLOGO) Each unit at Plant...

2013-10-21 16:22:22

Installation Will Help Ensure Long-Term Safe and Reliable Operations at Plant AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), announced today that two new steam generators for the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station in Oak Harbor, Ohio, have been delivered safely to the plant. The steam generators - each weighing 470 tons - were off-loaded at the Port of Toledo last week and transported by train to...

2013-10-21 16:22:20

Annual celebration highlights nuclear science, builds on robust education programs at Plants Vogtle and Hatch ATLANTA, Oct. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power announced today that it is hosting, and participating in, a series of special local events to mark National Nuclear Science Week, Oct. 21-25, 2013. The annual celebration is organized to draw attention to all aspects of nuclear science and the vital role it plays in the lives of Americans, as well as encourage education and...

2013-10-11 12:20:23

WELCH, Minn., Oct. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Prairie Island Indian Community's (PIIC) five-member Tribal Council yesterday issued a letter to President Barack Obama, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and House Speaker John Boehner, urging them to end the lock-out of Federal nuclear inspectors and other NRC employees. The text of the letter is below. "As you are aware, the federal government shutdown has caused 'non-essential' federal government workers to be furloughed, an...

2013-10-08 23:29:43

MarketResearch.com announces the addition of a new market research report in Energy & Resources to their product offering: Nuclear Response Robot: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013 to 2019 http://www.marketresearch.com/land/product.asp?productid=7789038&progid=85777 Rockville, MD (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Nuclear Response Robot: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013 to 2019 Nuclear response robots are being built as devices that can...

2013-10-03 23:19:20

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Spent Nuclear Fuel Dry Storage Casks - Global Market Size, Regional Analysis, Competitive Landscape and Key Country Analysis to 2020. London (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 Spent Nuclear Fuel Dry Storage Casks - Global Market Size, Regional Analysis, Competitive Landscape and Key Country Analysis to 2020 Summary This report focuses on the use of dry casks for the storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel (SNF), and provides in-depth analysis of...

2013-10-01 23:31:22

Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has received a multi-million dollar contract from Empresa Nacional de Residuos Radiactivos, the Spanish agency responsible for radioactive waste management and nuclear plant decommissioning, to provide the main engineering services for the centralized high-level waste and spent fuel interim storage facility, Almacén Temporal Centralizado, in Spain. Madrid (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that...

2013-10-01 23:30:42

MarketResearchReports.Biz announces addition of new report “Nuclear Power in Russia, Market Outlook to 2025, 2013 Update - Capacity, Generation, Deployment Trends, Investments, Power Plants, Regulations, and Company Profiles” to its database. Visit: http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/nuclear-power-in-russia-market-outlook-to-2025-2013-update-capacity-generation-deployment-trends-investments-power-plants-regulations-and-company-profiles. Albany, NY (PRWEB) October 01,...

2013-10-01 08:33:12

ALBANY, New York, October 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New Market Research Report Added in MarketResearchReports.Biz Reports Database: Small And Medium-Sized Reactors - New Build Market, Policy Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Competitive Landscape And Key Country Analysis To 2025 http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/small-and-medium-sized-reactors-new-build-market-policy-analysis-competitive-landscape-and-key-country-analysis-to-2025 "Small and...

2013-10-01 08:24:04

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CB&I (NYSE: CBI) announced today it has signed an agreement with CPI Power Engineering Company, Ltd., a subsidiary of China Power Investment Corporation (CPI) to form a joint venture to build nuclear power plants in China. CB&I's scope will include the provision of engineering, procurement, construction management, commissioning, project management and technical support services for new nuclear power plants planned and...


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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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