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Corrosion found in Shippingport nuclear reactor containment building

Beaver County Times By Bill Vidonic, Times Staff Published: Friday, April 24, 2009 9:58 PM EDT SHIPPINGPORT - An inspection Thursday revealed corrosion in the steel lining of the nuclear reactor ... read more

Oyster Creek's safety issues unresolved

April 24, 2009 By JANET TAURO Samuel J. Collins, regional director for the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission, is barring the public from attending an upcoming safety meeting between the owners ... read more

Bill Would Give Utilities, Customers Yucca Mountain 'Rebates'

> Apr 23 - McClatchy Washington Bureau > > A bill introduced Thursday would provide "rebates" from a $30 > billion fund to build the stalled Yucca Mountain nuclear-waste ... read more

Monumental grassroots victory against new reactor in Missouri!

by Beyond Nuclear - Today AmerenUE announced that it has cancelled its plans to build a new 1,600 megawatt-electric French Areva "Evolutionary Power Reactor" at its Callaway nuclear power ... read more

A nuclear power renaissance? Maybe not.

Don't expect more than three new plants to be built in the next 10 years, experts at a session on nukes at Fortune's By David Whitford, editor-at-large April 22, 2009: 12:32 PM ET Laguna Niguel, ... read more

NUCLEAR WASTE: Senate panel chastises DOE cleanup program for overspending, delays

(04/23/2009) http://www.eenews.net/EEDaily/2009/04/23/6 Katie Howell, E&E reporter Lawmakers yesterday berated the head of the Department of Energy's nuclear environmental cleanup program for ... read more

Progress Energy hopes for extension

The reactor at the Crystal River plant is the same Babcock-Wilcox design that was used in the Three Mile Island facility, where a major accident occurred in March 1979.