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Japan business lobby says Abe govt can't rely on nuclear energy

Japan‘s use of nuclear power is unlikely to meet a government target of returning to near pre-Fukushima levels and the world’s No.3 economy needs to get serious about boosting renewables, a senior executive at a top business lobby said. 478 more words

Japan

Japan business lobby says Abe govt can't rely on nuclear energy

Japan‘s use of nuclear power is unlikely to meet a government target of returning to near pre-Fukushima levels and the world’s No.3 economy needs to get serious about boosting renewables, a senior executive at a top business lobby said. 478 more words

Japan

NDP leader wants investigation after letter raises nuclear safety concerns

NDP leader Tom Mulcair wants the Ministry of Natural Resources to investigate allegations made about the safety of Ontario’s nuclear power plants.

“A recent whistleblower letter … includes allegations that are troubling for all Canadians,” said Tom Mulcair in a letter he wrote to Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr. 295 more words

Local News

Calamai: Our nuclear safety watchdogs shouldn't be part-timers

One very important facet has been missing from news reports concerning the alleged withholding of relevant information about nuclear risks from the five people in change of Canada’s nuclear safety watchdog. 675 more words

Columnists

The Campaign for Nuclear: Key Takeaways from the Duke Energy NAYGN Chapter Conference

Last week, Duke Energy’s chapter of North American Young Generation in Nuclear (NAYGN) held its annual conference in Charlotte, N.C., bringing together young professionals from across the company’s nuclear fleet. 425 more words

Duke Energy

The Radioactive Boy Scout - by Ken Silverstein (2004)

Looking for a great biography to read this summer? How about one that features a young man from Michigan? I read and wrote about this book a couple years ago, and thought it was worth high-lighting again. 163 more words

Biography And Non-fiction

Nuclear Intern Projects Make a Lasting Impact

What exactly does a nuclear intern do? For the third post in our summer nuclear intern series, we asked our interns to discuss what they are working on over the summer. 724 more words

Duke Energy