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U.S. RADIATION DOSE HAS DOUBLED

By Janet Raloff Tuesday, May 5th, 2009 Collectively, Americans now receive more than twice as much radiation each year as in the 1980s. That's according to a new tally by the National Council on ... read more

Japan's Toshiba announces biggest loss

TOKYO (AFP) - Japanese high-tech giant Toshiba Corp. announced Friday its biggest ever loss and warned it would remain mired in the red this year because of weak demand computer chips. The group, ... read more

Nuclear plant to wipe out 765 acres of wetlands

By Craig Pittman and Asjylyn Loder, Times Staff Writers St. Petersburg Times | Saturday, May 9, 2009 Progress Energy's plans to build a $17 billion nuclear plant in rural Levy County will do more ... read more

2nd Circuit Court of Appeal Fire Safety Reduction Indian Point NYAG & Brodsky v NRC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 5/8/09 What: Oral arguments against the NRC regarding a fire safety exemption given to Indian Point nuclear power facilities. When: Monday, May 11 10:00 AM Where: ... read more

Nuclear power isn't the answer to energy or environmental problems

Wednesday, March 04, 2009 By Eric Epstein The CEO of Westinghouse recently argued in the Post-Gazette that nuclear power can help cure global warming and make America energy independent ... read more

Delay in groundwork for Florida nuclear

05 May 2009 New nuclear power in Florida has been put back by 20 months after regulators ruled that no excavation may take place ahead of full permission to build. Progress Energy today announced a ... read more