Posts Tagged ‘nuclear energy’

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EU and Ukraine Sign Nuclear Energy Agreement

Posted on April 19th, 2011 by

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the infamous Chernobyl nuclear disaster and in its honor, the European commission has signed a renewed nuclear deal with Ukraine. Also, the results of the Shell Eco-Marathon contest and biofueled race car takes home second place in race.
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Americans’ Opinion of Nuclear Power Unchanged

Posted on April 1st, 2011 by

Polls show American's opinions of nuclear energy remain largely unchanged following the Japanese disaster but agencies continue to regulate food. Also, the world's first HVAC company to achieve LEED Gold Certification.
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G-20 Countries Increase Energy Investments

Posted on March 30th, 2011 by

Global investments in clean energy increased by roughly 30% in 2010. Also, funding is finalized for a Minnesota wind farm and how the nuclear reactor crisis in Japan is affecting the East coast.
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Global Crisis Has Deep Impact for Energy Sector

Posted on March 17th, 2011 by

Global unrest in the Middle East and Japanese crisis impacting the energy sector. Also, study shows consumers want to monitor their energy consumption daily and the EPA proposes new pollution standards for coal plants.
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What Is Nuclear Energy?

Posted on February 14th, 2011 by

Nuclear power plants produce electricity by boiling water into steam. This steam then turns turbines to produce electricity. Where nuclear energy facilities differ from power[...]
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Connecticut Encourages Energy Efficiency from Neighbor to Neighbor

Posted on November 9th, 2010 by

Connecticut's new Neighbor to Neighbor Energy program will increase awareness about alternative energy options and will save money for residents. Chinese car makers launch their first battery powered car while technology firms develop energy efficient gadgets.