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The premise of Robert Stone’s newly released documentary, Pandora’s Promise, is that despite the scary features of nuclear radiation, nuclear power is the best chance we have to avoid the...
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Full Title: Comments on the Fukushima Accident Author(s): Herschel Specter Publisher(s): RBR Consultants, Inc. Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This report offers some comments on the Fukushima accident and the offsite  responses to it....
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Full Title:  Corporate Incentives and Nuclear Safety Author(s): Catherine Hausman Publisher(s): Energy Institute at Haas, University of California, Berkeley Publication Date: 11/2011 Language: English Length: 53 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): Approximately half of all...
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Full Title: Economics of Nuclear Power and Climate Change Mitigation Policies Author(s): Nico Bauer, Robert J. Brecha, and Gunnar Luderer Publisher(s): Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The...
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Full Title: Fundamentals of Nuclear Power Author(s): Juan S. Giraldo Publisher(s): State Utility Forecasting Group Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report provides background on the current state of nuclear energy and...
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Full Title: How To Make Nuclear Cheap: Safety, Readiness, Modularity, and Efficiency Author(s): Ted Nordhaus, Jessica Lovering, and Michael Shellenberger Publisher(s): Breakthrough Institute Publication Date: 7/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  A number of new advanced reactor designs bring substantial...
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Full Title: Improving Spent-Fuel Storage at Nuclear Reactors Author(s): Robert Alvarez Publisher(s): The Institute for Policy Studies Publication Date: 3/2012 Language: English Length: 8 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): The nuclear disaster in Fukushima, Japan,...
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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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The meltdowns at three nuclear plants at Fukushima, Japan almost three years ago were an economic disaster, but were these plants inherently unsafe? Did the Fukushima designs provide adequate safety...
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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: 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: 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: Still Not Viable without Subsidies Author(s): Doug Koplow Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 2/2011 Language: English Length: 146 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): Conspicuously absent from industry press releases...
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Without significant gains in storage technology, electric generation from solar and wind will not meet the world’s energy needs. Nuclear power, however, can deliver electric power in a sufficiently safe,...
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Full Title: Nuclear Safety: Countries' Regulatory Bodies Have Made Changes in Response to the Fukushima Daiichi Accident Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The March 2011 accident at Japan's...
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Full Title: Risks and Effects of Radiation: Putting Fukushima in Context Author(s): Health Physics Society Publisher(s): Health Physics Society Publication Date: 3/2012 Language: English Length: 1:33:45, video Description: The Health Physics Society (HPS) strongly influenced media coverage...
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Full Title: Seismic Safety Analysis and Upgrading of Operating Nuclear Power Plants Author(s): Tamás János Katona Publisher(s): Intech Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Experience of the March 11 2011, Great Tohoku earthquake clearly demonstrated...
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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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Today there are 100 nuclear plants operating in the United States, providing roughly 17% of our electricity.  They do so with water technology developed in the 1960’s and 1970’s and...
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Full Title: The Future of Nuclear Power After Fukushima Author(s): Paul L. Joskow and John E. Parsons Publisher(s): MIT Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research Publication Date: 2/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This paper analyzes the impact of the Fukushima accident...
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Full Title: The United States of America National Report for the 2012 Convention on Nuclear Safety Extraordinary Meeting Author(s): U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Publisher(s): U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): The United States (U.S.)...
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Full Title: U.S. Nuclear Power after Fukushima Common Sense Recommendations for Safety and Security Author(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 7/2011 Language: English Length: 12 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: What’s Next for Nuclear Power? Author(s): PwC Publisher(s): PwC Publication Date: 07/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): As the world reevaluates the nuclear renaissance, the debate continues about nuclear energy’s role in global...
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