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UNCC Panel Explores the Smart Grid and Cybersecurity

August 27, 2014 0 comments
Posted in Energy Security, Reactors, Smart Grid

During a recent Smart Grid and Cybersecurity panel hosted by AREVA and Duke Energy at UNC Charlotte, nearly 160 people heard industry experts and researchers… Read More

AREVA and PEICO Complete Contract to Provide Emergency Regional Response Centers for the U.S. Nuclear Industry

April 11, 2013 0 comments
Posted in Energy Security, Reactors

The Strategic Alliance for FLEX Emergency Response (SAFER) team comprised of AREVA and the Pooled Equipment Inventory Company (PEICo) have completed the contract to operate… Read More

Funding Nuclear MOX Project Achieves US Strategies

Funding Nuclear MOX Project Achieves US Strategies

The U.S. mixed-oxide fuel (MOX) fabrication facility achieves key strategic milestones for America’s nonproliferation and economic goals. Unfortunately, the nation’s pending budget pressures place these… Read More

Changing Nuclear Weapons into Clean Power

Changing Nuclear Weapons into Clean Power

We liked this OpEd article in the Orlando Sentinel … Lynn Edward Weaver of the Florida Institute of Technology writes: Disarmament hasn’t gotten much attention… Read More

SPOTLIGHT: Tracking U.S. Nuclear Safety Improvements

Progress can be a matter of perspective, but in the months since an extreme earthquake and tsunami struck the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plants, the… Read More

Article by Gwyneth Cravens

Great article by Gwyneth Cravens at Bloomberg Businessweek, starting to address the true lessons to learn from Fukushima: The technical community will review the Japanese… Read More

From Foreign Policy: Nuclear Power Is Worth The Risk

Over on NPR there is some rational thinking from Foreign Policy with one clear message: “The case for nuclear power remains strong.” In a piece… Read More

Support for Nuclear Development in the Proposed Federal Budget

Although the new proposed Federal budget is clearly only at it’s earliest stages of formation, we were pleased to see that in the President’s proposal… Read More

Administration Warms to Clean Energy Standard including Nuclear Energy

By Jarret Adams Among the ideas that emerged from the Nuclear Energy Summit yesterday was the idea of a Clean Energy Standard that would call… Read More

Quote of the Day from the Secretary of Energy

December 1, 2010 0 comments
Posted in Energy Security, Government & Policy, News

Speaking at the National Press Club on Monday, Secretary of Energy Steven Chu spoke decisively on the rapid growth of clean energy industries in China… Read More