Latest Nuclear reactor technology Stories

2008-08-22 12:00:46

Text of report by Interfax-Ukraine news agency Moscow, 22 August: The [Russian] company Atomstroyeksport has said in a press release it has completed all works aimed at improving safety at the Shelter facility at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant.

2008-08-19 15:01:11

Sen. John McCain pretends to be serious about climate change, but his policy agenda exposes a business-as-usual approach that rewards big polluters while doing little to address the climate crisis.

2008-08-18 15:05:00

France's ongoing construction of a nuclear reactor in Flamanville is indicative of a growing global energy trend, officials say.

2008-08-18 12:00:49

By Steven Erlanger Maia de la Baume contributed reporting from Paris and Matthew L. Wald contributed from Washington. * It looks like an ordinary building site, but for the two massive, rounded concrete shells looming above the ocean, like dusty mushrooms.

2008-08-18 06:00:35

Dominion Virginia Power has submitted to the US Department of Energy the first part of an application for a loan guarantee as it considers a third nuclear reactor at the North Anna power station in central Virginia.

2008-08-15 06:00:35

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ff9d59/frances_nuclear_p) has announced the addition of the "France's Nuclear Power Market Potential" report to their offering.

2008-08-14 12:00:49

Alternate Energy Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AEHI) has submitted an application to Elmore County to rezone 1,400 acres of land from agricultural to industrial, a crucial first step to developing the Idaho Energy Complex (IEC).

2008-08-12 09:01:28

Mini-nuclear power plant developer Hyperion Power Generation has received a letter of intent from the TES Group for the purchase of the Hyperion Power Module, a compact, transportable nuclear power reactor.

2008-08-12 00:00:39

Hyperion Power Generation's CEO, John R. "Grizz" Deal, announced today that the company has received its first Letter of Intent to purchase the Hyperion Power Module (TM) (HPM), a small, compact, transportable, nuclear power reactor.

2008-08-09 06:00:00

Lightning shut down a major South Korean nuclear power plant Saturday but there was no radiation leak from the facility, a regional unit of the reactor's operator said.

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The word 'dittany' may come from the name of Mount Diktē in Crete, where it was supposed to grow.