Lockheed Martin Receives Patent For 'World Changing' Fusion ReactorLockheed Martin has reportedly been working on a revolutionary new type of reactor that can power anything from cities to aircraft carriers.
Nation's Biggest Nuclear Firm Makes A Play For Green MoneyThe biggest player in the beleaguered nuclear power industry wants a place alongside solar, wind and hydroelectric power collecting extra money for producing carbon-free electricity.
Supreme Court Seems Divided Over EPA Mercury LimitsThe Supreme Court's conservative justices cast doubt Wednesday on the Obama administration's first-ever regulations aimed at reducing power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants.
Lockheed Martin Claims Breakthrough In Nuclear Fusion TechnologyThe defense contractor promises nuclear fusion generators would be much smaller, about the size of a semi-truck.
U.K. Nuclear Plant Reports Elevated RadiationOfficials stress there is no danger to the public.
Naval Academy Adds Nuclear Engineering Major U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen can now major in nuclear engineering.
Iran: West Does Not Need To Declare Uranium 'Right' Iran's foreign minister says his there is no need for world powers to publicly acknowledge Iran's "right" to uranium enrichment, offering a potential way to sidestep another sticking point on a possible nuclear deal when talks resume later this week.
VA Nuclear Plant Back At Full Power Following QuakeTwo reactors at Dominion Virginia Power's North Anna Power Station were at 100 percent as of Monday morning. The units automatically shut down after the 5.8-magnitude Aug. 23rd.

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