above ground fuel storage News

  • Progress Energy wins US$82m in spent nuclear fuel ruling

    The US Court of Federal Claims has ruled that Progress Energy should be paid US$82.8 million for costs incurred as a result of the federal government's failure to accept spent nuclear fuel from the utility. The award covers the costs incurred by Progress Energy to activate fuel storage facilities at plants in Florida and the Carolinas and costs to transfer used nuclear fuel between plants for ...

  • Science article on GHG accounting misses the mark on biofuels

    Biofuels produced from biomass feedstocks (i.e. plant matter) are, by definition, carbon neutral because carbon dioxide tailpipe emissions from the combustion of biofuels are readily absorbed by growing plants. As such, the tailpipe emissions resulting from the use of a gallon of ethanol produced from corn grown on U.S. farmland are negated by the growing of the corn itself. Yet, in a newly ...

  • Address to the Syndicat des Énergies Renouvelables 15th Annual Symposium

    Introduction Thank you for your introduction Mr President. Mr President of the National Assembly, Ministers, Deputies, Senators, mesdames et messieurs: We have an old saying in English “les événements n’attendent personne” “Time waits for no man” The world is changing around us fast. New centres of ...

  • European future energy forum 2011 – A preview

    Making innovation happen for a sustainable world Q: WHAT ARE THE BIGGEST ISSUES FACING THE FUTURE OF ENERGY AT THE MOMENT? A: We have asked our speakers to help us identify the biggest issues that they are currently facing and how they feel they could make a difference. Here’s what they said… Prof. Mario Paolone, Distributed Electrical Systems ...


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