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Lockheed Martin Claims Nuclear Energy Breakthrough

The aerospace and security firm may be revolutionizing power and energy technology.

October 16, 2014

Two Reactors Declared Safe As Japan Edges Back To Nuclear Power

By Lars Nicolaysen, dpa TOKYO — Two nuclear reactors in Japan passed new safety standards Wednesday, for the first time since the nuclear disaster at Fukushima three and a half years ago. The move brings Japan closer to restarting domestic nuclear power generation after the government shut down all of its nuclear plants in the […]

September 10, 2014

Radiation Leak Forces Closure At New Mexico Waste Burial Site

By Ralph Vartabedian, Los Angeles Times The Energy Department suspended normal operations for a fourth day at its New Mexico burial site for defense nuclear waste after a radiation leak inside salt tunnels where the material is buried. Officials at the site, known as the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, or WIPP, activated air filters as […]

February 18, 2014