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2009-12-01 11:18:00

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company announced today that it has been selected by Eskom Holdings Limited in South Africa to provide three reloads of fuel for the Koeberg Nuclear Power Plant north of Cape Town beginning in late 2011 and ending in 2015. Under terms of the $30 million contract executed with Westinghouse Electric Sweden AB, Westinghouse will produce fuel at its fabrication facility in Vasteras, Sweden. In commenting on the fuel contract, Dr. Rita...

2008-09-22 12:00:33

MONROEVILLE, Pa., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Credentialed media are invited to attend the opening session of the 4th International Topical Meeting on High Temperature Reactor Technology (HTR 2008), and participate in a press conference which will immediately follow. HTR 2008 will be held at the Renaissance Washington D.C. hotel, with the opening session beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, September 29, 2008. The press conference will start at 10:15 a.m. in Congressional Hall B. The opening...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.