Posts Tagged ‘nuclear power’


U.S. Issues Loans for the First Nuclear Reactors in 3 Decades

Posted on February 24th, 2014 by

U.S. Issues Loans for the First Nuclear Reactors in 3 Decades Last Thursday, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz issued approximately $6.5 billion in loan guarantees for[...]

Czechs to Push for Nuclear Amid Low Power Prices

Posted on October 16th, 2013 by

Czechs to Push for Nuclear Amid Low Power Prices The Czech Republic seeks to increase the share of nuclear power in its energy mix even[...]

U.S. Nuclear Power in Decline

Posted on September 11th, 2013 by

Nuclear power generation in the United States is falling. After increasing rapidly since the 1970s, electricity generation at U.S. nuclear plants began to grow more[...]

How The Fukushima Disaster Impacts The Uranium Industry

Posted on September 3rd, 2011 by

Amir Adnani, CEO of Uranium Energy Corp, talks about any current fallout from the Fukushima Nuclear Power disaster and how the uranium industry is handling[...]

Butte College Goes ‘Grid Positive’

Posted on June 30th, 2011 by

Butte College becomes first U.S. college to produce more electricity than it consumes, the Department of Energy provide $4.5 billion in loan guarantees to 3 solar projects, and what residual effects has the Fukushima nuclear disaster has on the U.S. appetite for the growth of nuclear power.
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How Japan’s Nuclear Crisis Might Impact The U.S.

Posted on March 24th, 2011 by

Dr. Michael Webber, of the University of Texas at Austin, discusses the implications that Japan's current nuclear crisis might have on the growth of the American nuclear industry.

Advantages of Nuclear Power

Posted on January 10th, 2011 by

When considering various sources of power, it is important to note that the analysis of power generation costs is a complex process that is highly[...]

Leases Offered For Tesla Vehicles & TXU Solar Installations, DER 02/26/10

Posted on February 26th, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Friday February 26, 2010 discusses GM’s “battery czar” to leave the company, TXU to offer leases for the solar power[...]

Bloom Box Info & Arizona To Make Nuclear A “Renewable Energy”, DER 02/25/10

Posted on February 25th, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Thursday February 25, 2010 discusses Arizona discussing including nuclear as a renewable energy source, information about the Implementing Agreement between[...]

Nuclear Power Recieves $8 Billion In Loan Guarantees, DER 02/17/10

Posted on February 17th, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Wednesday, February 17, 2010 discusses President Obama approving more than $8 billion in loan guarantees for the development of new[...]

Oil Reaches $78 a barrel, the rise of nuclear power in the southeast and more, DER 12/24/09

Posted on December 24th, 2009 by

The Daily Energy Report for December 24th, 2009 brings you daily energy news about: -Crude Oil reaches $78 a barrel -DOE to announce loan guarantees[...]