Latest Nuclear safety Stories
Japanese authorities have raised the nuclear crisis rating to the highest level of seven.
MCLEAN, Va., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lightbridge Corporation (NASDAQ: LTBR), the leading innovator of next generation nuclear fuel designs and provider of nuclear energy consulting services to commercial and governmental organizations, today provided further details regarding the safety benefits of its proprietary metal fuel technology.
WASHINGTON, March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. nuclear energy industry will learn important lessons from the Fukushima Daiichi accident and "identify additional steps we can and will take to further improve safety at our nuclear plants," one of the industry's leaders told a U.S.
Record-high measurements of contaminated seawater were discovered Tuesday near Japanâ€™s stricken Dai-Ichi nuclear facility, according to Japanâ€™s nuclear safety agency.
According to a report by the UNâ€™s International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), aging nuclear reactor closures are expected to peak between 2020 and 2030, posing major concerns for safety and potentially endangering the environment.
The devastating earthquake that forced the closure of four nuclear power plants in Japan demonstrates the serious risk of inadequate back-up generators at US facilities.
SEEâ€™s integrated systems of chemical, biological, radiological and detection equipment is used for early warning system for public-safety threats at the recent Rose Bowl game, the Pro Bowl, the Grammies, the National Basketball Association (NBA) All Star Game and other Events of National Significance. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 4, 2011 Safe Environment Engineering (SEE) announced that their equipment was once again utilized to provide detection and surveillance to the 83rd Academy...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nuclear science plays a vital role in the lives of Americans... and the world.
SHELTON, Conn., Jan. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nevamar Decorative Surfaces is giving designers a competitive edge - literally.
Members of the engineering faculty at Oregon State University have invented a new type of radiation detection and measurement device that will be particularly useful for cleanup of sites with radioactive contamination, making the process faster, more accurate and less expensive.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.