Thorium

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Name: Thorium
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Wind is way forward

Sir.–I wondered if Douglas Paterson, of Keep Hampshire Green, (Letters, July 3) was actually being serious when he suggested that instead of wind and solar farms, what we need is a thorium nuclear power plant in the centre of every town in the countr ... [Published Basingstoke Gazette - 7 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Expand Nuclear Power For the World’s Survival

Ramtanu Maitra reports. [] Over 1.2 billion people—20% of the world’s population—are today without access to electricity, and almost all of them live in developing countries. This includes about 550 million in Africa and over 400 million in India. It ... [Published Executive Intelligence Review - 13 hours ago]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

China and India in race to harness the full nuclear power of thorium

China and India in race to harness the full nuclear power of thorium http://metro.co.uk/2014/07/21/china-and-india-in-race-to-harness-the-full-nuclear-power-of-thorium-4802929/ ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

World's first thorium reactor ready to be built for cheaper, safer nuclear energy

Plans for a thorium nuclear reactor have been finished meaning the world's first should be built by 2016.Unlike current nuclear power stations, that use uranium, the thorium plant won't use a material that can be weaponised. It would also mean there is ... [Published Pocket-lint - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Federal money sought for W. Chicago thorium cleanup

DuPage County officials are calling on the federal government to provide roughly $30 million to complete an environmental cleanup at the former Kerr-McGee factory site in West Chicago.After officials spent decades and roughly $1.2 billion cleaning area ... [Published Chicago Daily Herald - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

China’s second-largest hydropower station get

China's second-largest hydropower station turned operational earlier this week with its first power generating unit officially starting work after completing a three-day test run.The unit of Xiluodu hydropower station is located on the lower reach of ... [Published ECF - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 2 reports

Modi to meet BARC scientists today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact for the first time with scientists from the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) at the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre’s (BARC) Trombay facility in north east Mumbai on Monday.A DAE official confirmed Modi's visit ... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Study to see if cancer cluster exists

We also have more stories about:(click the phrases to see a list)Subjects:Places:FLORISSANT, Missouri — Health officials in St. Louis County plan to examine a potential cancer cluster in the area around Coldwater Creek, a waterway contaminated decades ... [Published Greenfield Daily Reporter - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Portal radiation monitors to give India a radiation shield at exit points

MANGALORE: India's internal security is all set for a major boost with portal radiation monitors developed by Electronics Corporation of India Ltd (ECIL) for Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) set to be deployed at all air and sea ports and at border ... [Published Times of India - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Thorium vs. Uranium

Brian Schimmoller , Contributing EditorFor better or worse, the commercial nuclear power industry has wedded itself to uranium fuel. Other than a number of test programs, uranium has been the basic building block of the nuclear industry for the past 50 ... [Published Power Engineering - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 2 reports

Global and China Thorium Hydroxide Industry 2014 Market Demand, Trend, Size, Share, Growth Research Report

Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/15/2014 -- The report firstly introduced Thorium Hydroxide basic information included Thorium Hydroxide definition classification application industry chain structure industry overview; international market analysis, China ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 2 reports

Everything must start with a vision

Everything must start with a vision Everything must start with a vision.  Kirk Sorensen began to talk about the Thorium vision in 2006, and he documented the scientific story of what ORNL had discovered between 1950 and 1975. I already knew something ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 08 2014]

Quotes

"The federal government is bound to do this. They have to pay" U S Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Wheaton, said at a press conference Tuesday at the Kerr-McGee factory site, 800 Weyrauch St
...Stephen Keith, President and CEO of Search, commented on the findings, "We are very pleased with these developments, as they are expected to significantly lower the Foxtrot operating and capital costs. This innovative technology should also allow the Company to move the Foxtrot Project more quickly to development, resulting in long-term value growth for the Company."
"A lot of good things have happened but we need to finish the job" said Dan Cronin, DuPage County chairman
"The federal government has a legal obligation," the Wheaton Republican said. "They've got to pay the money at some point. So pay it now and let's get it done."

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Wind is way forward [Published Basingstoke Gazette - 7 hours ago]
Expand Nuclear Power For the World’s Survival [Published Executive Intelligence Review - 13 hours ago]
Rare earths update: In pursuit of alternatives [Published Eco-Business - 14 hours ago]
Officials push for funds to finish West Chicago... [Published MySuburbanLife.com - Jul 23 2014]
China and India in race to harness the full nuc... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 23 2014]
Fusion; Nature’s Choice for Energy [Special Rep... [Published Inquisitr - Jul 23 2014]
World's first thorium reactor ready to be built... [Published Pocket-lint - Jul 23 2014]
ICYMI: Cleaning Up Contaminated Soil in West Ch... [Published Congressman Peter Roskam - Jul 23 2014]
Search Minerals Announces Metallurgical Breakth... [Published Canada NewsWire - Jul 23 2014]
Nuclear Energy Insider Newsletter 7/23 [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 23 2014]
How Recycling Can Solve the Nuclear Waste Dilemma [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jul 23 2014]
Letter to American Nuclear Society: Resolving T... [Published SeekerBlog - Jul 23 2014]
Funds needed to finish cleaning contaminated so... [Published WLS Chicago - Jul 22 2014]
Federal money sought for W. Chicago thorium cle... [Published Chicago Daily Herald - Jul 22 2014]
China’s second-largest hydropower station get [Published ECF - Jul 22 2014]
China and India in race to harness the full nuc... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 22 2014]
India's nuclear capacity could jump threefold b... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 21 2014]
Licences for Mining of Garnet and Ilmenite - Mr... [Published Steel Guru - Jul 21 2014]
PM sets target of increasing nuclear capacity b... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 21 2014]
China and India in race to harness the full nuc... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 21 2014]
Modi to meet BARC scientists today [Published Business Standard India - Jul 20 2014]
Modi's maiden interface with BARC scientists sl... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 20 2014]
Study to see if cancer cluster exists [Published Greenfield Daily Reporter - Jul 19 2014]
Is EPA About To Relax Radiation Protections Fro... [Published Forbes.com - Jul 19 2014]
Radiation monitors to be set up in airports, se... [Published The Hindu - Jul 19 2014]
Portal radiation monitors to give India a radia... [Published Times of India - Jul 18 2014]
First Thoron Mitigation System Developed By ... [Published EFYTimes.com - Jul 18 2014]
In Search of Elusive Dark Matter [Published Noodls - Jul 18 2014]
Thorium vs. Uranium [Published Power Engineering - Jul 17 2014]
In Search of Elusive Dark Matter: UCSB Physicis... [Published Noozhawk.com - Jul 17 2014]
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China and India in race to harness the full nuc... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 23 2014]
China and India in race to harness the full nuclear power of thorium http://metro.co.uk/2014/07/21/china-and-india-in-race-to-harness-the-full-nuclear-power-of-thorium-4802929/ ...
Nuclear Energy Insider Newsletter 7/23 [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 23 2014]
Minimising the gap between old and new reactors Aroundone third of European nuclear reactors today are over 20 years old, and by 2015, more than half of them will be over 40 years old. While upgrading the safety of all reactors to the same level of ...
How Recycling Can Solve the Nuclear Waste Dilemma [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jul 23 2014]
Source: Thinkstock This article started out as a piece about the ten countries that generate the most nuclear waste annually. Unfortunately, the most recent  data  is from 1997 (Ukraine, United Kingdom, France, United States, Canada, Germany, India, ...
Letter to American Nuclear Society: Resolving T... [Published SeekerBlog - Jul 23 2014]
As I write we have over 220 signatures on the captioned letter, hosted at the Ted Rockwell Memorial site. We need many more signatories supporting this vitally important initiative. Please sign and invite your colleagues to sign. Following is an update ...
China and India in race to harness the full nuc... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 22 2014]
China and India in race to harness the full nuclear power of thorium http://metro.co.uk/2014/07/21/china-and-india-in-race-to-harness-the-full-nuclear-power-of-thorium-4802929/ ...
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