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2008-09-10 06:00:26

Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo Nagoya, Sept. 10 Kyodo - Chubu Electric Power Co.

2008-09-07 00:00:21

Hundreds of patients face delays to vital scans for cancer and other diseases due to a "severe shortage" of imaging chemicals, an expert has warned.

2008-09-06 21:00:04

A global shortage of medical isotopes used in scans of hearts, bones, kidneys and some cancers will cause delays and cancellations across the UK in the coming weeks.British hospitals were receiving less than 50 per cent of expected supplies and rations were expected to drop even further, the experts warned.The isotopes are used in more than 80 per cent of routine diagnostic nuclear imaging procedures.Professor Alan Perkins, honorary secretary at the British Nuclear Medicine Society, said:...

2008-09-03 15:00:38

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2008-09-02 09:00:36

Text of report in English by Japanese newspaper Mainichi Daily News website on 2 September The Tokyo High Court is expected to propose that two reactors at a nuclear power plant in an area where a powerful earthquake is feared to strike be permanently shut down until their safety is confirmed as part of a settlement plan, sources involved in the case said.

2008-09-01 06:00:30

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bf3830/reemergence_of_the) has announced the addition of the "Reemergence of the Nuclear Industry in the Global Energy Sector" report to their offering.

2008-08-29 00:00:33

By JEROME SCHAPKER Special to the Courier & Press The consensus on global warming is that there is no consensus. The environmental scientists think global warming is occurring because of the burning of fossil fuels for energy.

2008-08-26 09:01:12

Jordan to buy nuclear reactor from France AMMAN, Aug. 25 (Xinhua) -- Energy-thirst Jordan plans to purchase a nuclear reactor from France to produce electricity and enriched uranium for peaceful purposes, Prime Minister Nader Dahabi was quoted by official news agency Petra on Monday.

2008-08-25 12:01:12

The Nuclear Energy Institute has developed a two-page fact sheet to assist reporters covering energy issues at the Democrat National Convention in Denver.

2008-08-22 12:00:46

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) HANGZHOU, Aug.

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