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Full Title: “Looking Back … and Looking Ahead”: Energy Sector Developments in 2015 That Will Continue to Shape the Energy Sector in 2016 Author(s): Shearman and Sterling LLP Publisher(s): Shearman and Sterling...
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Full Title: A rational approach to U.S. civil nuclear power Author(s): George David Banks Publisher(s): R Street Institute Publication Date: 05/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The U.S. commercial nuclear sector is in trouble. Absent significant...
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Full Title: Advanced Reactor Research: DOE Supports Multiple Technologies, but Actions Needed to Ensure a Prototype Is Built Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- NE conducts R&D on advanced...
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Full Title: Back to the Future: Advanced Nuclear Energy and the Battle Against Climate Change Author(s): Josh Freed Publisher(s): Brookings Institution Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In 2014, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate...
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Full Title: Cyber Security at Civil Nuclear Facilities: Understanding the Risks Author(s): Caroline Baylon, Roger Brunt, and David Livingstone Publisher(s): Chatham House Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Recent high-profile cyber attacks, including the...
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Full Title: Decommissioning Nuclear Power Plants Author(s): U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Publisher(s): U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Publication Date: 2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): When a power company decides to close a nuclear power...
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Full Title: Development of Light Water Reactor Fuels with Enhanced Accident Tolerance Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): After the March 2011 events at...
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Full Title: Dirty, Dangerous and Expensive: The Truth about Nuclear Power Author(s): Physicians for Social Responsibility Publisher(s): Physicians for Social Responsibility Publication Date: 1/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The nuclear industry is trying to revitalize itself by manipulating...
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Full Title: Economic and Employment Impacts of Small Modular Nuclear Reactors Author(s): David Solan, Geoffrey Black, Michael Louis, Steve Peterson, Larry Carter, Sam Peterson, Ryan Bills, Brogan Morton, and Edward Arthur Publisher(s):...
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Full Title: Emerging Workforce Trends in the U.S. Energy Mining Industries Author(s): National Research Council of the National Academies of Science Publisher(s): National Research Council of the National Academies of Science Publication Date:...
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Substituting solar, wind and safe nuclear energy for fossil fuels is a big plus for safeguarding the global environment. But it is also a vital step in fighting terrorism. For many...
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Full Title: Fact Sheet: U.S.-Japan Cooperative Initiatives Author(s): The White House, Office of the Press Secretary Publisher(s): The White House, Office of the Press Secretary Publication Date: 4/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): President Obama met with Prime Minister...
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Full Title: Finding Common Ground: Energy, Security and Cooperation in the South China Sea Author(s): Will Rogers Publisher(s): CNAS Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Global energy trends are increasing demands for potential hydrocarbons in the South...
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Full Title: Fooled Again: The Nuclear Waste Administration Act Preserves Futile Status Quo Author(s): Jack Spencer and Katie Tubb Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Commercial nuclear power provides 19 percent...
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Full Title: High-Energy Innovation Author(s): Consortium for Science, Policy, and Outcomes Publisher(s): Consortium for Science, Policy, and Outcomes Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In the coming decades, most of the innovation in clean...
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Full Title: Input-Output Analysis and Economic Models for Small Modular Reactors: Model Construction, Development Options and Future Considerations Author(s): David Solan Publisher(s): Energy Policy Institute and Center for Advanced Energy Studies Publication Date:...
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Full Title: International Nuclear Energy Research Initiative: Fiscal Year 2013 Annual Report Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Publication Date: 2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Nuclear energy represents the...
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Full Title: Introducing the Advanced Nuclear Energy Industry Author(s): Samuel Brinton Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The American energy sector has experienced enormous technological innovation over the past decade in...
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Full Title: Issues in Focus: Loan Guarantees For Clean Energy Development Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Nuclear Energy Institute Publication Date: 3/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The energy loan guarantee program was created by Title XVII of the...
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Full Title: July 2016 Monthly Energy Review Author(s): U.S. Energy Information Administration Publisher(s): Publication Date: 07/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Monthly Energy Review (MER) is the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) primary report of...
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Full Title: Measuring the Impacts of Nuclear Accidents on Energy Policy Author(s): Zsuzsanna Csereklyei Publisher(s): Vienna University Publication Date: 03/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This paper examines the history of nuclear energy, safety developments...
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Full Title: Moving Advanced Nuclear Energy Systems to Global Deployment Author(s): Charles D. Ferguson Publisher(s): Federation of American Scientists Publication Date: 08/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In the FAS Special Report entitled, Moving Advanced Nuclear...
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Full Title: NEI's Fertel Says Nuclear Energy's Future is Bright Author(s): Nuclear Energy Institute Publisher(s): Nuclear Energy Institute Publication Date: 07/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Nuclear energy has a strong future in the...
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Full Title: New Nuclear Suppliers: Encouraging Responsible Nuclear Supply by China, Republic of Korea, and India Author(s):  Sharon Squassoni, Jacob Uzman Publisher(s): Center for Strategic and International Studies Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Nuclear...
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Full Title: New U.S. Nuclear Generation: 2010–2030 Author(s): Geoffrey Rothwell Publisher(s): Resources for the Future (RFF) Publication Date: 06/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report analyzes the modeling of the next generation of nuclear capacity...
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Full Title: No More Fukushimas; No More Fort Calhouns (2015) Author(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Two significant nuclear power safety events occurred in...
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Full Title: Nuclear Energy in America: Preventing its Early Demise Author(s): Michael Wallace and Sarah Williams Publisher(s): Global Forecast 2012 Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: America’s nuclear energy industry is in decline. Low natural gas prices, financing hurdles,...
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Full Title: Nuclear Energy Policy Author(s): Mark Holt Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service (CRS) Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Nuclear energy issues facing Congress include reactor safety and regulation, radioactive waste management, research and...
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Full Title: Nuclear Energy Quick Facts Author(s): Nuclear Energy Institute Publisher(s): Nuclear Energy Institute Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This article summarizes facts about Nuclear Energy such as safety, economic benefits, environmental benefits, etc.
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Full Title: Nuclear Energy Renaissance Set to Move Ahead Without U.S. Author(s): Ingrid Akerlind and Josh Freed Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In early 2014, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate...
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Full Title: Nuclear Energy: Balancing Benefits and Risks Author(s): Charles D. Ferguson Publisher(s): Council on Foreign Relations Publication Date: 04/2007 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): According to a prevailing belief, humanity confronts two stark risks: catastrophes...
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Full Title: Nuclear Energy: Overview of Congressional Issues Author(s): Mark Holt Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The policy debate over the role of nuclear power in the nation’s energy mix is rooted in the...
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Full Title: Nuclear Energy: Rebirth or Resuscitation? Author(s): Sharon Squassoni Publisher(s): Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Publication Date: 02/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): After several decades of disappointing growth, nuclear energy seems poised for a...
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Full Title: Nuclear Power in a Post-Fukushima World Author(s): Mycle Schneider Publisher(s): Worldwatch Institute Publication Date: 04/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Four weeks after the beginning of the nuclear crisis on Japan’s east coast,...
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Full Title: Nuclear power: a dangerous waste of time Author(s): Greenpeace Publisher(s): Greenpeace Publication Date: 1/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This briefing outlines why nuclear power is a woefully inadequate response to the climate crisis and how, in contrast,...
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Full Title: Possibilities, Problems And Potential Envisioned For Nuclear-Powered California in 2050 Author(s): Burton Richter, Robert Budnitz, Jane Long, Per Peterson, and Jan Schori Publisher(s): California Council on Science and Technology Publication Date:...
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Full Title: Potential for Worldwide Displacement of Fossil-Fuel Electricity by Nuclear Energy in Three Decades Based on Extrapolation of Regional Deployment Data Author(s): Staffan A. Qvist and Barry W. Brook Publisher(s): PLOS...
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In January, New York Governor Cuomo, Riverkeeper, an environmental group, and Entergy, a nuclear utility, announced a joint agreement to shut down the two nuclear reactors at Indian Point (IP)...
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Full Title:  Redefining Leadership in the Global Nuclear Energy Market Author(s): Andrew Paterson and Walter Howes Publisher(s): Atlantic Council Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This latest Energy & Environment Program report, entitled Redefining...
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Full Title: Regulating New Types of Nuclear Reactors Author(s): Samuel Brinton Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In response to climate change, economics, energy demand, and reliability, engineers in more than...
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Full Title: Restoring U.S. Leadership in Nuclear Energy: A National Security Imperative Author(s):  Michael Wallace, George David Banks Publisher(s): Center for Strategic and International Studies Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The United States' nuclear energy...
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Full Title: Review of DOE's Nuclear Energy Research and Development Program Author(s): National Academy of Sciences Publisher(s): National Academy of Sciences Publication Date: 1/2008 Language: English Length: 103 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Growing energy demands, emerging concerns about the emissions of carbon...
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Full Title: Science for Energy Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Joint Research Centre of the European Commission Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  This report aims to give a comprehensive overview of the work of the Joint Research Centre...
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The availability of cheap natural gas in the United States has stalled the construction of new nuclear plants.  While four new nuclear plants are under construction in the US, many...
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Full Title: Small Modular Reactors: Costs, Waste and Safety Benefits Author(s): Geoffrey Rothwell Publisher(s): National Energy Policy Institute Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The following paper examines the the costs, waste and safety benefits...
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Full Title: SMR Deployment Faces Challenges Despite National Interest Author(s): George David Banks Publisher(s): Center for Strategic & International Studies Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  On November 14, 2013, roughly 40 participants from the federal...
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Full Title: Strategies for a Low-Carbon Electricity Grid With Full Use of Nuclear, Wind and Solar Capacity to Minimize Total Costs Author(s): Charles Forsberg Publisher(s): Center for Advanced Nuclear Energy Systems (CANES) Publication...
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Full Title: Technology Roadmap: Nuclear Energy Author(s): Nuclear Energy Agency and International Energy Agency Publisher(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publication Date: 2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Nuclear power is the largest source of low-carbon electricity...
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Full Title: The Carbon Effect 2.0: Reassessing the Challenges for Public Power Author(s):  Dennis Pidherny, Olu Sonola, and Roshan Bains Publisher(s): Fitch Ratings Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Carbon Compliance Remains a Challenge: Fitch Ratings...
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Full Title: The Impacts of Nuclear Retirements under the Clean Power Plan Author(s): FTI Consulting Publication Date: 08/2016 Full Text: ->Download Document<- Description (excerpt): Nuclear energy is an important source of carbon-free electric power generation. Nuclear plants...
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Full Title: The NRC and Nuclear Power Safety in 2014 Author(s): David Lochbaum Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) often claims to represent the...
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Full Title: The Nuclear Industry’s Contribution to the U.S. Economy Author(s): Mark Berkman, Ph.D and Dean Murphy, Ph.D Publisher(s): The Brattle Group Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Nuclear power currently accounts for 19%...
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Full Title: The role of U.S. research and development policy in nuclear power Author(s): George David Banks Publisher(s): R Street Institute Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The U.S. civil nuclear sector faces a...
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Full Title: The U.S. Nuclear Energy Enterprise: A Key National Security Enabler Author/Publisher: Energy Futures Initiative Publication Date: 08/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report discusses the underpinnings for policies that would internalize the...
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Full Title: The Uncertain Future of Nuclear Energy Author(s): Frank von Hippel Publisher(s): International Panel on Fissile Materials Publication Date: 09/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In the 1970s, nuclear energy was expected to quickly...
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If climate change is considered a real concern by most government officials, why are policy makers and politicians not acting to keep reliably operational nuclear plants from being prematurely shutdown?...
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Full Title: U.S. and South Korean Cooperation in the World Nuclear Energy Market: Major Policy Considerations Author(s): Mark Holt Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 06/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: U.S.-Korean nuclear energy cooperation is conducted under a “123 agreement”...
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Full Title: United States-China Cooperation on Nuclear Power: An Opportunity for Fostering Sustainable Energy Security Author(s): Atlantic Council Publisher(s): Atlantic Council Publication Date: 3/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): An important step in this dialogue process is the...
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Full Title: When Nuclear Ends: How Nuclear Retirements Might Undermine Clean Power Plan Progress Author(s): Samuel Brinton and Josh Freed Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Nuclear power provides electricity for...
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Full Title: When Nuclear Ends: How Nuclear Retirements Might Undermine Clean Power Plan Progress Author(s): By Samuel Brinton and Josh Freed Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Nuclear power provides electricity...
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Full Title: World Energy Outlook Special Report 2015: Energy and Climate Change Author(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publisher(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A major milestone in efforts to...
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