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Lithuania Nuclear Investment Opportunities

Written by Brian Hicks
Posted December 27, 2012

New government could delay nuclear power goals.

Fault Line Found Under Japan's Oldest Reactor

Written by Brian Hicks
Posted December 12, 2012

Still reeling in the aftermath of Fukushima, Japan's nuclear power industry took another hit when a fault line was discovered under the oldest reactor.

Department of Energy Begins Nuclear SMR Program

Written by Brian Hicks
Posted November 26, 2012

A Department of Energy funding program is aimed at building new U.S. nuclear reactors in an innovative design, but problems persist...

New York Nuclear Investments

Written by Jeff Siegel
Posted October 22, 2012

New York nuclear power plant may soon be shut down for good.

U.S. Nuclear Companies Push for Easier Exports

Written by Brian Hicks
Posted October 3, 2012

Nuclear companies like Exelon Corp. (NYSE: EXC) and Southern Co. (NYSE: SO) are pushing for a relaxation of strict export regulations, still in place from the Cold War...

Britain's Horizon Nuclear Project Closes Bidding

Written by Brian Hicks
Posted October 1, 2012

Due to high capital costs, EON AG and RWE AG are pulling out of Britain's Horizon nuclear project, and the companies have closed bidding...

Nations Collaborate to Develop Nuclear Reactors

Written by Brian Hicks
Posted September 21, 2012

Nations in Eastern Europe and the Middle East eye nuclear power for domestic energy...

Poland's Nuclear Energy Potential

Written by Brianna Panzica
Posted September 7, 2012

Poland is planning its first nuclear power plant, just one of the ways it will attempt to gain energy independence from Russia.

Nuclear Power Profits

Written by Brianna Panzica
Posted August 13, 2012

With technology improvements and the dire need for fewer GHG emissions, the future of energy could be with nuclear.

Lock in a 1,822% Gain on this Nuclear Power Giant

Written by Brian Hicks
Posted August 8, 2012

Let KEPCO's nuclear power plant division make you rich.

Duke Energy's Nuclear Plant Repairs

Written by Brian Hicks
Posted August 6, 2012

Duke Energy's Florida nuclear plant needs extensive repairs, and CEO Jim Rogers believes it may need more than the estimated $1.3 billion in investments.

Safer Nuclear Ambitions

Written by Keith Kohl
Posted July 12, 2012

Energy and Capital Editor Keith Kohl offers 329 reasons why nuclear energy will continue to grow over the coming decades.

Korea Goes Nuclear

Written by Nick Hodge
Posted July 11, 2012

The country that played host to the worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl is already clamoring to restart the nukes less than a year and a half later. Nuclear's still growing.

Baltimore's Last Fortune 500 Company Moves to Chicago

Written by Brian Hicks
Posted March 12, 2012

Exelon Corp's acquisition of the Baltimore-based energy company gives Exelon a nationwide consumer base, with operations in 47 states, Washington D.C. and Canada, and makes them the second largest utility by market capitalization behind Southern Company.

The First U.S. Nuke Since Three Mile Island

Written by Nick Hodge
Posted February 10, 2012

For the first time in more than three decades, the NRC will approve the construction of a new nuclear power plant - two of them, in this case. They are the first to be approved since Three Mile Island.