Bush’s Energy Budget: Proposals Not Consistent with Claims

February 8, 2008 President Bush has repeatedly said in recent months that he would lead the United States in taking steps to reduce oil consumption, combat global warming and expand the production ... read more

Entergy lobbied on nuclear plant loans

CNNMoney.com Mar. 25, 2008 (Thomson Financial delivered by Newstex) -- WASHINGTON (AP) - Electric utility Entergy (NYSE:ETR) Corp. spent almost $2.2 million lobbying on its own behalf in 2007, ... read more

"A Letter from a MUSE fan" by Karl W. Klein

Dear Mr. Wasserman - I am writing to you today since you were one of the founders of MUSE. I also just finished reading your Counterpunch article on the recent outage in FL.  I see they are ... read more

Idea for the NRC

KEENE (NH) SENTINEL Sunday, March 23, 2008 

NUCLEAR: Environmental groups rethink power source, sort of

03/19/2008 Darren Samuelsohn, ClimateWire senior reporter Facing what some say is the nation's most serious environmental challenge -- the man-made emissions that are accelerating climate change ... read more

Samurai-Sword Maker's Reactor Monopoly May Cool Nuclear Revival

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601109&sid=aaVMzCTMz3ms    By Yoshifumi Takemoto and Alan Katz   March 13 (Bloomberg) -- From a windswept corner of Hokkaido, Japan's northernmost ... read more

Nuclear Reactors' Cost: $17 Billion

Mar 11, 2008 (The News & Observer) [Editor's note:  As the note following this article indicates, the cost of electricity from these reactors---should the ever be built---could be ... read more

US Government Loan Guarantees For New Nuclear Too Small - NRC

Dow Jones & Company, Inc. - Mar 10 LONDON -(Dow Jones)- The U.S. government's $18.5-billion federal loan guarantees falls short of the $500 billion needed to build the country's next ... read more

The Energy Challenge - Turning Glare Into Watts

March 6, 2008 By MATTHEW L. WALD BOULDER CITY, Nev. — At first, as he adjusted pumps and checked temperatures, Aaron Boucher looked like any technician in the control room of an electrical ... read more

FPL says cost of new reactors at Turkey Point could top $24

Nucleonics Week 02/21/2008 Pam Radtke Russell, New Orleans Building two new reactors at Turkey Point would cost as much as $24.3 billion, depending on the technology chosen,Florida Power & ... read more