Tag: nuclear power plants

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

SaskPower targets two sites for possible nuclear power plants

September 27, 2022

Via: Power Engineering International

Save the date: 2029. That’s the year when Canadian utility SaskPower could decide whether or not to deploy one or more small modular reactors. As part of the utility’s planning and regulatory work, it identified two areas for further study. […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

The Auctions Helping to Recycle Old Nuclear Power Plants

July 21, 2022

Via: Waste360

Decommissioning a nuclear waste plant is often a very lengthy and laborious task. A company called Ramco has partnered with Magnox and the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority to help mediate this problem by taking in the equipment no longer in use […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Pennsylvania Nuclear Bailout Bill Draws Fire From Ratepayer, Natural Gas and Enviro Groups

March 12, 2019

Via: Greentech Media

Pennsylvania legislators have introduced a bill to shore up two money-losing nuclear power plants that would otherwise close by 2021, by folding them into the state’s 2004 alternative energy portfolio standard for wind, solar and a handful of other energy […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

What ‘Resilience’ Means in a Clean Energy Future

November 29, 2017

Via: Greentech Media

“Resilience” may be the hottest trending topic in the electricity sector today. The Department of Energy’s recent report on the impact of coal and nuclear power plant retirements, and subsequent Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) that seeks to subsidize those […]