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Nuclear disaster will shift $200bn investment to fossil and renewables

Longer term, the biggest shift will be from nuclear to coal, says The McIlvaine Company

Nuclear safety is number one priority, says UK Energy Secretary

Safety is and will continue to be the number one priority for existing nuclear sites and for any new power stations, says Chris Huhne

Fukushima disaster: filling spent fuel ponds

The focus at the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant has turned to refilling with water spent fuel ponds in a bid to prevent dangerous radioactive releases, says IHS Energy Asia Pacific analyst Tom Grieder

British scientist 'predicted nuclear power station problem'

Zirconium alloy used to clad the nuclear fuel becomes more chemically reactive after a prolonged and massive dose of neutrons caused by very extensive use, says Dr Peter Harrop

Thorium nuclear reactors: the safer energy for the future?

Scientists say result might be nuclear power stations that could be turned on and off 'like a light bulb'

Japan disaster: winds direct leaked radiation offshore

Unusual cold and snow flurries will put extra hardship on survivors and rescue crews, says Jim Andrews, Senior Meteorologist for AccuWeather.com

Babcock signs up to the Nuclear Skills Passport

Passport is system offering nuclear organisations instant secure web access to information on the nuclear skills base

Nuclear power: what could happen now?

Frost and Sullivan nuclear market experts Jonathan Robinson and Enguerran Ripert comment on the energy crisis in Japan following the earthquake and tsunami

No knee-jerk reaction on nuclear, say engineers

Institution of Mechanical Engineers appeals for calm amidst Japan nuclear fears

Japanese meltdown fears spark anti-nuclear wave in Europe

Events in Japan threaten a public backlash against the nuclear revival in Europe, and while this may prompt stricter safety regulations, governments' long-term strategies are unlikely to change drastically; existing problems pose a greater threat to the European Nuclear Renaissance.

Japanese nuclear crisis: no need to curtail operations of nuclear plants in UK, says report

Early analysis of Japanese nuclear accident makes 26 recommendations for UK but 'lessons to be learnt'

Remote welding at nuclear reactor sites

Model 20 weld head with full remote deployment to plug and seal any leaking tubes on the re-heaters

Nuclear site land delicensed

Site is being decommissioned and restored by Babcock-owned site licence company RSRL

Final demolition concludes waste encapsulation project

Completion of a five year sludge retrieval and processing programme by site licence company RSRL

Lawyers send complaint to European Commission about subsidies for nuclear power

Plans for new nuclear power stations in the UK are threatened, says Energy Fair

Decline in UK industrial electricity demand could help alleviate capacity crunch

Electricity demand in the UK fell by 3.4 per cent in 2011, says Frost and Sullivan

Fukushima lesson: Prepare for unanticipated nuclear accidents

Call for study into how nuclear fuels behave under the extreme conditions present during core-melt events

Nuclear education and training

Collaboration Agreement at the British French summit held in Paris

Nuclear Pact: 'potential synergies are very significant'

Frost and Sullivan analysts discuss UK/France deal on development of civil nuclear energy

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