Safety Reviewers Raise Questions about Construction of New Nuclear Fuel Plant

kristy Resource Efficiency

Thursday, May 5, 2011 Safety Reviewers Raise Questions about Construction of New Nuclear Fuel Plant by Donna Deedy, Special to ProPublica and Michael Grabell | @michaelgrabell | Two scientists say the NRC took construction and licensing shortcuts at a MOX fuel plant being built in South Carolina. The plant, which …

Peak Uranium – And Other Threats To Nuclear Power

kristy Trendspotting

Background: This article discusses the fact that the world will “run out of uranium” about the same time it “runs out of oil”. It is a limitation that was recognized from the very earliest days of nuclear research. Before the first commercial reactors were ever built, nuclear scientists were well …