Government favours more nuclear power
- U.S. President's National Energy Policy. Cheney,, Richard B. // Nuclear Plant Journal;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p47
Presents an excerpt of the 'National Energy Policy' report prepared by the National Energy Policy Group headed by United States Vice President Richard B. Cheney. Percentage of nuclear energy used in the US electricity generation; Improvement of the performance of nuclear energy plant...
- Nuclear debate snarls energy policy. Barecz, Peter // Slovak Spectator;01/31/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p6
Analyzes the energy policy of the government of Slovakia. Debate over the completion of the Mochovce nuclear power plant; Arguments of the state energy monopoly Slovenske Elektrarne for the plant's completion; Comments from non-government organizations on the energy policy of Slovakia.
- No fuel for nuclear plants but no compromise on policy. // Modern Power Systems;Mar94, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p9
Reports that directors of Russia's nuclear power stations have warned the government that plants at six sites will be unable to operate due to fuel shortages. Cause of the plants' difficulties; Components of the government's energy strategy.
- Government trawls for views on nuclear. Dooley, Trevor // Utility Week;5/17/2002, Vol. 17 Issue 20, p8
Reports on a consultation in which the U.S. Department of Trade and Industry asked respondents to consider the feasibility of Great Britain's carbon emissions reduction targets without nuclear power. Comment of Energy Minister Brian Wilson on the consultation; Overview of nuclear policy...
- Putting the case for new nuclear generation in Asia. Wilcox, Jeremy // Modern Power Systems;Oct2007, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p9
The article presents the author's views on the establishment of nuclear power plants in Asia, particularly in Thailand and Indonesia. The author states that the two countries need to develop a long-term energy policy that meets both supply and environmental security objectives. He suggests that,...
- Czechs Attacked Over `Unsafe' Reactor. Rich, Vera // New Scientist;1/12/91, Vol. 129 Issue 1751, p28
Comments on Austria's demands that Czechoslovakia shut down its nuclear power station at Jaslovske Bohunice. Growing Austrian opposition to Czechoslovakia's nuclear program; Reports of plutonium in sediments in the River Dudvah; Prior accidents at the plant; Austrian energy lobby's pressure for...
- French Go for Gas. // New Scientist;1/12/91, Vol. 129 Issue 1751, p28
Reports on the possible conversion of a nuclear power station to a station that will run on combined cycle gas turbines. Feasibility study underway in France. Signal of major policy change in France; France's growing exports of electricity; Graphite moderated reactors; More.
- Securing energy's future. // Modern Power Systems;Oct2001, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p15
Comments on the impact of terrorist attacks on energy policies in the United States. Changes in perspective regarding security of nuclear plants and refineries; Effect of increased security on production cost; Importance of securing the energy sector in preparation for any crisis. INSET:...
- Bulgaria Parliament set to abandon new nuclear plant. // Energy Today (Hungary);01/30/2013, p5
The article highlights the plan of the Bulgarian government to use its majority in parliament to enforce its decision not to build a new nuclear power plant in the country.