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2013-09-12 23:25:54

Westinghouse Electric Company has been awarded a contract by Empresa Nacional de Residuos Radiactivos (ENRESA), the Spanish agency responsible for radioactive waste management and nuclear plant decommissioning, to segment the reactor vessel head and reactor vessel at the José Cabrera Nuclear Power Station. Madrid, Spain (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 Westinghouse Electric Company has been awarded a contract by ENRESA (Empresa Nacional de Residuos Radiactivos), the Spanish agency...

2013-09-12 23:03:03

30 Year NextEra Energy/Seabrook Station Veteran to Assist Certrec Nuclear Clients with Licensing Issues, Regulatory Affairs, License Amendment Requests, Emergency Planning, Security, and Inspection Preparation Issues Fort Worth, TX (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 Certrec, a leading licensing and regulatory compliance service provider that supports NRC and NERC compliance, announced today that Mike O’Keefe, a noted nuclear engineering, operations, and regulatory compliance expert has joined...

2013-09-09 23:24:21

Westinghouse Electric Company, Toshiba Corporation and Exelon Nuclear Partners today announced that they have signed a memorandum of understanding to create a joint proposal for the construction of nuclear power plants for King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy, the government body established to develop alternative energy sources in Saudi Arabia. Brussels, Belgium (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 Westinghouse Electric Company, Toshiba Corporation and Exelon Nuclear Partners (ENP),...

2013-08-30 23:04:42

Market Publishers Ltd is announced as a media partner of the 5th Annual Nuclear New Build China Summit 2013 (NNBCS 2013). The event will take place on December 12-13, 2013, in Shanghai, China. London, UK (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 Market Publishers Ltd is announced as a media partner of the 5th Annual Nuclear New Build China Summit 2013 (NNBCS 2013). The event will take place on December 12-13, 2013, in Shanghai, China. In the 1980s, China drew the outline of nuclear technology route which...

2013-08-23 23:02:19

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 report at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/uranium-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 23, 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...


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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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  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.