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Pitt granted $987,000 to study nuclear reactor safety, operational efficiency

10/22/2014 The U.S. Department of Energy’s Nuclear Energy University Programs (NEUP...

Plant Farley Unit 2 taken offline for planned refueling, maintenance outage

10/15/2014 Plant operators at Southern Co. (NYSE: SO)'s Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Pl...

Houston price surge subsides; FitzPatrick nuclear plant returning to service

10/09/2014 After seeing its spot power price spike to $93/MWh the previous day, Hou...

Leveraging Predictive Analytics Technology for Reliability Improvements

10/06/2014 In an industry that faces substantial speculation and criticism, near pe...

Spain nuclear power plant automatically shuts down

09/18/2014 The 1,000-MW Almaraz I nuclear power unit in Spain automatically shut do...

Westinghouse opens first nuclear plant outage control center

09/16/2014 Westinghouse Electric Co. opened the company’s first outage control cent...

Vermont Yankee nuclear plant begins reducing power to final shutdown

09/16/2014 The Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant has begun a gradual reduction of ...

TVA hopes to load fuel at Watts Bar 2 in March 2015

09/12/2014 The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) is targeting March 2015 to start lo...

Video: Boiler leak causes issue at Hawaii power plant

09/10/2014 Monday night, Hawaiian Electric requested that its customers conserve el...

Emerson Process Management named contractor for comprehensive controls replacement project

09/09/2014 Longview Power plant has named Emerson Process Management as its main au...

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