Kewaunee (United States)

Type: City
Name: Kewaunee (United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 44.458302
Longitude: -87.503098
population: 2,892
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Capitol update: Primary Election on Aug. 12 is important

The state’s partisan primary election will take place on Aug. 12.That is when voters will determine their party’s nominees for state constitutional offices, members of the U.S. House of Representatives, for members of State Senate in odd-numbered districts ... [Published Agri View - 10 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Energy Scalability and Carbon Reduction

Scott Peterson The following is a guest post from Scott Peterson, NEI's Senior Vice President of Communications. The New York Times , in an April editorial, wrote that “given new regulations on power-plant emissions of mercury and other pollutants, ... [Published NEI Nuclear Notes - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Town pays high price for plant closing

at 12:05 amCHICAGO – The best jobs and the biggest employer are disappearing from the town of Carlton, Wis., leaving behind a site that should be ready for a new employer to move in, perhaps a half-century from now.That’s the legacy of the 2013 shutdown ... [Published Albuquerque Journal - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Company wants to buy & restart Kewaunee nuclear power plant

A Chicago-area company said it wants to purchase and restart the shuttered Kewaunee nuclear power plant in Wisconsin.RGA Labs Inc. told WBAY.com that it would pay tens of millions of dollars for the plant and put 600 people back to work, saying the plant ... [Published Power Engineering - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Wisconsin reactor’s demise hits local economy

The best jobs and the biggest employer are disappearing from the town of Carlton, Wisconsin, leaving behind a site that should be ready for a new employer to move in, perhaps a half-century from now.That’s the legacy of the 2013 shutdown of the Kewaunee ... [Published Finance & Commerce - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

Editorial roundup: End stalemate on nuclear waste

_ Nuclear waste storage casks at the Kewaunee nuclear power plant on the Lake Michigan shoreline serve as a potent reminder of a national failure: the inability to come up with a coherent strategy with sufficient funding on what to do about nuclear w ... [Published Lansing State Journal - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

UP FRONT: Regional Roundup – July 2014

Brown, Calumet, Outagamie, Winnebago, Fond du Lac CountiesFond du Lac County sees strong job growth in 2013The digital age has fueled a red hot job market in Fond du Lac.In the latest job growth rankings published by NewGeography, Fond du Lac ranked 174th ... [Published Insight - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

PCB levels in Lake Michigan salmon continue to decline

Levels of a now-banned toxic pollutant continue to decline in the tissue of coho and chinook salmon in Lake Michigan waters.A study by researchers from the state Department of Natural Resources show that concentrations of polychlorinated biphenyls have ... [Published Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

Guest editorial: We need innovative ideas to clean up our air

President Barack Obama (recently) presented the administration’s plan to cut carbon emissions from existing power plants, seeking a 30 percent reduction in the nation by 2030.Eighty-two percent of greenhouse gas pollution, which causes temperatures to ... [Published Northwestern - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

The U.S. Nuclear Industry: Glass Half-Full or Half-Empty?

By , Chief Analyst, GenerationHubPessimists and optimists can have a lively debate over the health of the U.S. nuclear industry these days.A review of domestic nuclear power developments over the past couple of years would suggest that the nuclear naysayers ... [Published Power Engineering - Jun 17 2014]
First reported May 23 2014 - Updated May 23 2014 - 1 reports

NEI Policy Brief: Electricity Markets Undervalue Nuclear Power Plants

Policy Briefs Electricity Markets Undervalue Nuclear Power Plants Download March 2014 Key Points · Electricity markets must accord value to nuclear energy’s attributes—including large-scale electricity production, clean air, price stability and ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - May 23 2014]
First reported Apr 30 2014 - Updated Apr 30 2014 - 1 reports

"U.S. expects about 10 pct of nuclear capacity to shut by 2020"

The infamous 2007 age-related degradation cooling tower collapse at Vermont YankeeReuters reports: "Lower natural gas prices and stagnant growth in electric demand will lead to the loss of 10,800 megawatts of U.S. nuclear generation, or around ... [Published Beyond Nuclear - Apr 30 2014]

Quotes

...”The closure of the reactor has had "a definite impact on emissions from the state's electricity sector" said Paul Meier , an energy computer modeling expert at the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Wisconsin Energy Institute...
"Anybody who comes in here to operate another power plant on the site would be starting from scratch, and that would be difficult to do with a 40-year-old facility. It has to be brought up to meet today's standards,” said Kewaunee Local Affairs Manager for Dominion Mark Kanz."
"We've lived through the zebra mussels and now quagga mussels, and they eat anything in their path down to 300 feet" he said
"Senators to NRC: Do Not Exempt Decommissioning Nuclear Reactors from Emergency Response and Security Measures"

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Capitol update: Primary Election on Aug. 12 is ... [Published Agri View - 10 hours ago]
Energy Scalability and Carbon Reduction [Published NEI Nuclear Notes - Jul 25 2014]
Town pays high price for plant closing [Published Albuquerque Journal - Jul 20 2014]
Company wants to buy & restart Kewaunee nuclear... [Published Power Engineering - Jul 16 2014]
Wisconsin reactor’s demise hits local economy [Published Finance & Commerce - Jul 14 2014]
Editorial roundup: End stalemate on nuclear waste [Published Lansing State Journal - Jul 12 2014]
Business on the move – July 2014 [Published Insight - Jul 01 2014]
UP FRONT: Regional Roundup – July 2014 [Published Insight - Jul 01 2014]
PCB levels in Lake Michigan salmon continue to ... [Published Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Jun 25 2014]
Guest editorial: We need innovative ideas to cl... [Published Northwestern - Jun 23 2014]
The U.S. Nuclear Industry: Glass Half-Full or H... [Published Power Engineering - Jun 17 2014]
Finding Nuclear Energy in EPA's New Carbon Regs [Published NEI Nuclear Notes - Jun 04 2014]
EPA Carbon pollution emission guidelines – New ... [Published Atomic Insights - Jun 02 2014]
NEI Policy Brief: Electricity Markets Undervalu... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - May 23 2014]
"Senators to NRC: Do Not Exempt Decommissioning... [Published Beyond Nuclear - May 02 2014]
"U.S. expects about 10 pct of nuclear capacity ... [Published Beyond Nuclear - Apr 30 2014]
Kevin Naze shares his weekly great outdoors alm... [Published Marshfield News Herald - Mar 29 2014]
Restore the Shore seeks to improve habitat [Published Herald Times - Mar 20 2014]
Kevin Naze column: Lake Michigan's record-break... [Published Marshfield News Herald - Mar 14 2014]
It's Diamond Status for Synergy Geothermal Heat... [Published PRWeb - Feb 24 2014]
NRC not ready to grant Yankee exemption [Published Times Argus - Feb 05 2014]
Hormonal wells found in state's karst region; d... [Published Marshfield News Herald - Dec 15 2013]
Readers suggest what to see in Wisconsin [Published Marshfield News Herald - Nov 25 2013]
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Energy Scalability and Carbon Reduction [Published NEI Nuclear Notes - Jul 25 2014]
Scott Peterson The following is a guest post from Scott Peterson, NEI's Senior Vice President of Communications. The New York Times , in an April editorial, wrote that “given new regulations on power-plant emissions of mercury and other pollutants, ...
Finding Nuclear Energy in EPA's New Carbon Regs [Published NEI Nuclear Notes - Jun 04 2014]
By now, most of our readers have seen the coverage coming out of Monday's announcement of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's new carbon emission regulations .According to the Washington Post , the new rules will require states to cut carbon ...
EPA Carbon pollution emission guidelines – New ... [Published Atomic Insights - Jun 02 2014]
The EPA has released a 645 page draft document titled Carbon Pollution Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units for comment. Though several newspaper commentaries about the rule fail to mention the word ...
NEI Policy Brief: Electricity Markets Undervalu... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - May 23 2014]
Policy Briefs Electricity Markets Undervalue Nuclear Power Plants Download March 2014 Key Points · Electricity markets must accord value to nuclear energy’s attributes—including large-scale electricity production, clean air, price stability and ...
"Senators to NRC: Do Not Exempt Decommissioning... [Published Beyond Nuclear - May 02 2014]
Five Democratic U.S. Senators have written U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Chairwoman Allison Macfarlane , uring that NRC's rubberstamp of exemptions from emergency preparedness and security requirements at permanently shutdown nuclear power ...
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