Extreme Makeover: Nuclear Power Plant Edition

By JAMES KANTER World Nuclear News, a publication of the World Nuclear Association, asked readers to submit ideas for more aesthetically pleasing power plants. One reader, Aleš Buršič, blended ... read more

Researchers Explore Hybrid Concentrated Solar Energy System

November 3, 2008 RenewableEnergyWorld.com - by Jennifer Runyon, Managing Editor Sydney, Australia, Shanghai, China and California, United States Australian, American and Chinese researchers are ... read more

Cost Analysis of Uranium Mining in New Mexico Shows No Economic Boon

October 28, 2008 In a response to the industry's exaggerated claims that renewed uranium mining would be a multi-billion dollar economic bonanza for New Mexico and the Grants area, the New Mexico ... read more

Article from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

November 3, 2008 by: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have discovered and demonstrated a new method for overcoming two major hurdles facing solar ... read more

Who Should Pay for Turkey Point Shutdown - FPL or You?

November 6, 2008 BY JOHN DORSCHNER jdorschner@MiamiHerald.com In March 2006, a tiny hole -- a mere one-eighth of an inch -- was discovered in a critical pipe at the Turkey Point nuclear power ... read more

A Chicago Area Electoral Victory Says "No We Won't" to Nuke Power

November 6, 2008 Huffington Post - by Harvey Wasserman As the world media filled with the victory of Barack Obama, a defeat for atomic power in his own back yard sent a Solartopian message to ... read more

Greens Oppose New Push for Nuclear Power

Eco-Action Committee of the Green Party - U.S The Green Party of the United States' Eco-Action Committee calls on all Americans to reject McCain's and Obama's reckless proposals for new nuclear power ... read more

Nukenomics - No Longer Add Up

November 1, 2008 OneWorld.net - by Brittany Schell WASHINGTON - Nuclear power is a risky source of energy that comes with many hidden costs, said an environmental analyst and long-time leader in ... read more

Is Nuclear Power Green?

October 30, 2008 Rachel's Democracy & Health News #983 By Peter Montague We are told that nuclear power is about to achieve a "green renaissance," "clean coal" is just ... read more

The Flawed Economics of Nuclear Power

October 28, 2008 Copyright © 2008 Earth Policy Institute Lester R. Brown Over the last few years the nuclear industry has used concerns about climate change to argue for a nuclear revival.