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Sweeping new Senate bill addresses grid expansion, renewables funding

April 3, 2009 Katherine Ling, E&E reporter A moderate Senate Democrat who participated in last year's "Gang of 10" energy discussions introduced sweeping legislation yesterday that ... read more

Entergy's Indian Point PR Reaches Critical Mass

Source: O'Dwyer's PR Daily (sub req'd), April 7, 2009 The energy company Entergy has hired yet another public relations firm to promote its Indian Point nuclear power plant in New York. Entergy's new ... read more

France Stay Home

The French Nuclear Safety Authority just released a report showing a 74% safety record of its nuclear power plants. Now, France wants to invade the US with its experimental design EPR reactors. ... read more

O'Malley Outlines Necessity for New Reactor in Lusby

By Christy Goodman, Washington Post Staff Writer, Friday, May 2, 2008 Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley voiced his support for the expansion of nuclear energy within the state yesterday at the Calvert ... read more

Senate budget revives 'nuclear pork'

$50 billion loan guarantee plan tucked in for Energy Department Nuclear energy advocates quietly slipped an extra $50 billion for an Energy Department program into the Senate's budget blueprint last ... read more

The High Cost of Nuclear Power: Why America Should Choose a Clean Energy Future Over New Nuclear Reactors

March 31, 2009 Executive Summary Nuclear power is among the most costly approaches to solving America's energy problems. Per dollar of investment, clean energy solutions - such as energy efficiency ... read more

Japanese Nuclear Fleet Performance

07 April 2009 Japan's nuclear power fleet continues to suffer low capacity factors, primarily because of the prolonged shutdown of seven earthquake-affected reactors.   The country's trade ... read more