| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:02 AM
(John Kemp is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are
By John Kemp
LONDON, Dec 9 (Reuters) - The Critical Minerals Policy Act
of 2013, backed by a bipartisan group of 18 senators, is one of
those pieces of special-interest legislation...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:41 AM
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Dec 5 (Reuters) - Public Service Enterprise Group Inc's
1,173-megawatt Unit Hope Creek at the Hope Creek-Salem
nuclear power plant in New Jersey was shut following a turbine
trip and subsequent reactor trip early on Thursday, the...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:37 AM
* Experts praise initial decommissioning steps at wrecked
* But they also say contaminated water remains a major issue
* Committee was set up after calls for improvement in safety
By Osamu Tsukimori
TOKYO, Dec 2 (Reuters) -...
| Nov 6, 2013
SIOUX FALLS — Two federal agencies must approve a proposed uranium mine in the Black Hills before a South Dakota board further considers issuing a permit, its hearing chairman said Tuesday, citing a state law.
The South Dakota Board of Minerals...
| Nov 3, 2013
James Malaro Jr. bought electricity from a company other than his utility for the first time last fall. The deal quickly went bad.
The Centreville man hadn't realized it, but the money-saving rate he'd been quoted was variable, not fixed. It more than...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:00 AM
A new government report raises questions about the consistency of federal nuclear power plant oversight, noting regional disparities in the frequency with which plants - including Maryland's Calvert Cliffs - have been cited for safety problems or...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Some Illinois workers told to stay home were called back to their jobs Wednesday, while others began preparing for furloughs, highlighting the ongoing uncertainty caused by the partial shutdown of the federal government.
Several dozen state workers...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:05 AM
A new Mexican restaurant will open to the public Oct. 7 in the former Harrison's brew pub at 15845 S. LaGrange Road in Orland Park.
The building has been undergoing a major renovation since Harrison's closed earlier this year and the restaurant will now...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 8:45 PM
Federal regulators said Southern California Edison Co. and a contractor were responsible for design flaws that led to the permanent shutdown of San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station in June.
To the frustration of critics, the Nuclear Regulatory...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:27 PM
The operators of Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant in southern Maryland shut down one of its two reactors Thursday after a control rod assembly malfunctioned during testing, federal safety regulators announced.
The shutdown occurred without...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 5:18 PM
COVERT, Mich. – Job cuts are planned at a southwest Michigan nuclear power plant.
Multiple news organizations report layoffs have been announced for Palisades in Van Buren County.
New Orleans-based Entergy owns Palisades and says it's reducing...