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Plant Vogtle on track after schedule revised

...is expected to last at least 60 years, a lifespan expected to fit in line with industry demands.According to the Nuclear Energy Institute, the average estimated capacity factor for nuclear power plants for June was 97 percent. Ninety-two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-28/plant-vogtle-track-after-sche
Tiny power plants hold promise for nuclear energy

...disaster, the incoming head of the Nuclear Energy Agency told The Associated Press...of the Paris-based forum for nuclear energy countries, said the U.S. has...governments worldwide to rethink nuclear energy.In the months that followed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-17/tiny-power-plants-hold-pro
EPA plan credits new nuclear reactors, including at Plant Vogtle

...credits the state for investing in nuclear energy."I am pleased to see that the...affordable power to customers."The Nuclear Energy Institute, a Washington, D...gives a nod to the importance of nuclear energy."We are pleased that EPA recognizes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-04/epa-plan-credits-new-nuclear
Jeb Bush says he's an optimistic option for voters

...been in Republican primary politics and you will see me here a lot because of that," Bush said.When asked about nuclear energy and the Savannah River Site, Bush said nuclear power remained a priority and an "important part of our national...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-07-22/jeb-bush-says-hes-optimistic-op
UN endorses Iran nuclear deal with 6 world powers

...could be lifted by the end of the year.Iran insists its nuclear program is purely peaceful, aimed at producing nuclear energy and medical isotopes, but the United States and its Western allies believe Tehran's real goal is to build atomic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-20/un-endorses-iran-nuclear-d
Final federal loan guarantee finalized for Plant Vogtle project

...towards a low-carbon future, the department's loan guarantees will play an important part in expanding the role of nuclear energy as a part of our all-of-the-above energy strategy," Moniz said.Loan guarantees, in which the federal government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-24/final-federal-loan-guarantee-
In Augusta and US, STEM workforce still sees fewer women

...female enrollment is just 8 percent to 15 percent in the college's STEM-related courses, including networking, nuclear energy, electrical computer engineering, drafting engineering and mechanical engineering.Price said the "nuclear renaissance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-06-12/augusta-and
Greenpeace founder touts developing nuclear energy

...Coalition. "In those days, nuclear energy was lumped in with nuclear weapons...turbulent past."Public support for nuclear energy has gone nowhere but up in the...ahead of the U.S. in developing nuclear energy and devising technology to recycle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-01-25/greenpeace-founder-touts-deve
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Nuclear energy opponent attacks DOE surplus plutonium plan

WASHINGTON -- An outspoken nuclear energy opponent criticized on Tuesday the federal government's...back-up for the other," said Steve Unglesbee, of the Nuclear Energy Institute. "It doesn't put all your technological eggs...

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Hopeful pushes nuclear energy

...I think the way we've got to go tomorrow is with nuclear energy." During Mr. McDonald's previous tenure on the...over the world. And my exposure there showed me the nuclear energy is extremely safe." The reserves they had for any...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/21/met_462974.shtml
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