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The Spark

Here’s a dream. This dream spins. It twirls in the wind. It is made of plastic and bamboo. It’s a make shift wind wheel! (Hyperbole! I think not. 293 more words


Awesome Stories 283

This week Awesome Stories brings you nuclear hope, healthy food for all, virtue and happiness.

A New View on Nuclear 

I’ve slowly changed my view on nuclear energy, moving past my fears and prejudices to find… 494 more words

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Mini-Nuclear reactors

There are two big problems with nuclear reactors,

  • long-term waste disposal
  • capital cost

The first problem is political and our craven masters are unlikely ever to solve it. 27 more words


US Nuclear Regulatory Commission Launches Digital Library of Yucca Mountain Repository Documents

Now available: a digital library of documents related to the Yucca Mountain Depository. “The is flipping the switch today on its new LSN Library — making nearly 3.7 million documents related to the adjudicatory hearing on the proposed Yucca Mountain repository available to the public. 28 more words

New Resources

Estimating Ontario's Electricity Supply Costs with OEB data

I’ve been asked on a couple of occasions for costs of Ontario’s electricity from unbiased sources. I answer with a single snapshot source, but that – in my opinion – can’t communicate much about what is behind changing pricing, so I also provide some other sources so people could estimate costs in 2013, 2014 and 2015. 780 more words


Mozambique govt approves draft law on nuclear energy

Yesterday in Maputo the Cabinet approved an Atomic Energy Draft Law, establishing a framework for the safe and peaceful use of nuclear energy in Mozambique. 124 more words


Can we install enough renewable energy to meet demand?

By Jon Crooks

With a review of the proposed Hinkley Point C power station in Somerset due next month and repeated promises of more detail on the UK’s broader energy policy by the end of the year, this final blog in the series looks at whether we c… 1,726 more words