Uranium – The Economist reported that researchers at MIT, the University of Wisconsin and Chicago Bridge & Iron recently put forward the concept of floating nuclear power stations as a safer means of nuclear power generation.
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Uranium – The Toronto Sun reported that Bruce Power's CEO Duncan Hawthorne is interested in taking over the nuclear power plants in Ontario currently being operated by publicly owned Ontario Power Generation (OPG).
Uranium – Move over, uranium. China is fast-tracking development of thorium-fueled nuclear power plants.
Uranium – Thorium, a slightly radioactive metal that occurs in rocks and soils, may hold significant promise as a replacement for uranium in the nuclear energy sector.
Uranium – BBC reported that the UK government has given the go-ahead for the first new nuclear plant in the UK.
Uranium – Power Engineering International reported that a potential shortfall in uranium supply may impact nuclear power generation in the U.S. and the U.K.
Uranium – ESI Africa reported that, according to a new report from Global Data, demand for uranium will increase by 38 percent over the next eight years, as nuclear energy becomes increasingly popular.
Uranium – CNBC reported that the erosion of the yen may force Japan back towards nuclear power as other energy is becoming prohibitively expensive for them.
Uranium – Ongoing problems at the disaster-stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant aren’t helping Japanese citizens' perceptions of nuclear power’s safety.
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