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Dan Yurman ~ For breaking nuclear news follow me on Twitter @djysrv or https://www.twitter.com/djysrv About this blog and disclaimers for NeutronBytes https://neutronbytes.com/2014/08/31/welcome-post/ ~ Email me: neutronbytes [at] gmail [dot] com ~ ~ Mobile via Google Voice 216-369-7194 ~ ~ I am NOT active on Facebook, Reddit or Instagram. Attempt no landings there. The best way to connect with me professionally is via Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/danyurman/ Brief Bio: https://bit.ly/3yra8Yr ** Header Image Credit: ** http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap110904.html ~ ** Emails sent by readers about blog posts are considered to be comments for publication unless otherwise noted. ** The content of this blog is protected by copyright laws of the U.S. "Fair use" provisions apply. The RSS feed is for personal use only unless otherwise explicitly granted.

$21 Million to Support a Stronger, Diverse Nuclear Field

MacArthur Foundation Awards $21 Million to 28 Groups for Diversity in Nuclear Energy Field American Nuclear Society Provides Repository Of Diversity, Equity, And Inclusion Editor Note: Monday 01/17/22 is Martin Luther King Day in the U.S. These announcements fit the … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabia Updates Plans to Mine Its Uranium Deposits

Saudi Arabia Updates Plans to Mine Its Uranium Deposits Following on a NYT August 2020 report that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) plans to use technical expertise from Chinese state-owned enterprises to process uranium ore from hard rock mines … Continue reading

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EU Nations Need EUR500 Billion for New Nuclear Reactors

EU Need “Colossal” Amounts of Funding for New Nuclear Reactors to Meet Climate Goals by 2050 France Expects Next Fleet of Reactors to Be Complete by 2035 Czech Republic to Launch Tender for 1200 MWe PWR for Dukovany Construction Begins … Continue reading

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IAEA Guide to Stakeholder Engagement for Nuclear Energy

(Press Release) To succeed, nuclear power and other nuclear projects need to engage with all relevant stakeholders, including the public. The IAEA has now released its first guide-level publication to support national efforts to engage with stakeholders throughout the life … Continue reading

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NRC Denies OKLO’s Application for a License

NRC Denies Oklo’s Application for a License What’s in the NRC Review? Why the NRC Did Not Proceed with its Technical Review of Oklo’s Application Oklo Says it Will Re-submit Its Application Cost of the Application Impact of the NRC … Continue reading

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A New Year’s Resolution for U.S. Nuclear Utilities

Welcome to 2022! This is my ‘new years resolution’ which I offer for adoption by publicly traded nuclear energy utilities in the U.S. These firms have communicated to shareholders and stakeholders about sustainability issues, including climate change, but what does … Continue reading

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UKAEA Issues Two Contracts Worth £7.5M for Fusion Energy

UKAEA Issues Two Contracts Worth £7.5 for Fusion Energy US DOE Announces 2nd Round of Fusion Energy Public / Private Projects New Website for Public Outreach on Fusion Energy UKAEA Issues Two Contracts Worth £7.5 for Fusion Energy World-leading experts … Continue reading

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European Union Goes Green for Nuclear Energy

EU Goes Green for Nuclear Energy Poland Selects Site for 1st New Nuclear Reactor South Korean Presidential Candidate Calls for Nuclear Energy Exports South Korea Announces New Plan on Nuclear Fusion R&D Japanese Heavy Industries Sign On to Supply Chain … Continue reading

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DOE Establishes Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations

US DOE Establishes Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations DOE Loan Programs Office Backs Loan Guarantees US DOE Establishes Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations The US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the establishment of the Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations, … Continue reading

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Free Webinar on Future of Fusion Energy with Arthur Turrell

Find out about fusion energy and question Arthur Turrell, author of The Star Builders: Nuclear Fusion and the Race to Power the Planet  (Amazon US) About this event  ( Registration Link )  January 25, 2022 at 2:30 PM EST Fusion … Continue reading

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