The 2020 Olympics will open in 2 years, and the heat is on

TOKYO (AP) — The 2020 Olympics will open in two years, and the heat is on. Since being awarded the games, which will be the largest ever with 33 sports and 339 events, Tokyo organize...

Global Radioactive Materials Logistics Market 2018-2022| Industry Analysis and Forecast| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 23, 2018--The global radioactive materials logistics market is expected to post a CAGR of close to 6% during the period 2018-2022, according to the latest market research ...

TASTE OF THE TOUR: Nutty pastry fingers in Mende

VALENCE, France (AP) — After a brief respite, the Tour de France heads for the heights again on Saturday when almond and hazelnut pastry fingers point the way for surviving riders through terrain feat...

Iran nuclear chief says uranium stockpile reaches 950 tons

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The chief of Iran's nuclear agency says the country's effort to acquire uranium has resulted in a stockpile of as much as 950 tons. Ali Akbar Salehi, head of Iran...

Malaysian billionaire enters Taiwan wind energy sector with new joint venture

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Sinaporean offshore marine services company PACC Offshore Services and Taiwan-based logistics company Kerry TJ announced a new joint-venture (JV) company named POSH Kerry ...

Tokyo 2020 Olympic torch relay to start in Fukushima

TOKYO (AP) — Organizers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics say the torch relay will start in Fukushima, an area hit by the 2011 earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster. The route was approv...

Cabinet accelerates offshore wind farm development in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- The government is sparing no effort in advancing offshore wind farm development through such measures as streamlining approval processes, strengthening oversight of support in...

1st batch of fuel rods for 4th Nuclear Power Plant likely has been transported out of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A first batch of unused fuel rods purchased for the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant has likely been transported out of Taiwan on Wednesday morning, but authorities have refused t...

Oldest US nuke plant, in New Jersey, to shutter in September

LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Federal regulators say America's oldest nuclear power plant will shut down Sept. 17, and plans to have its reactor fuel placed into dry storage within about six years. ...

First Westinghouse AP1000 Plant Sanmen 1 Begins Synchronization to Electrical Grid

SANMEN, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 30, 2018--Westinghouse Electric Company and its customers, China State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) and CNNC Sanmen Nuclear Power Company Limited (S...

High-Performance Solutions and Complete Protection for Critical Installations: the Latest Innovations from CNIM and Its Bertin Subsidiary to Be Unveiled at WNE 2018

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 22, 2018--The third edition of the World Nuclear Exhibition – major event for the global nuclear energy community – will be held at Paris-Villepinte, June 26thto 28th, 2018...

Westinghouse Loads Fuel in Second AP1000® Nuclear Power Plant

HAIYANG, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--Westinghouse Electric Company and its customers, China State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) and Shangdong Nuclear Power Company Limited (SD...

First Westinghouse AP1000® Nuclear Plant Sanmen 1 Completes Initial Criticality

SANMEN, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--Westinghouse Electric Company, China State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) announced today that the world’s first AP1000 nuclear power plant ...

In 'Jurassic World,' a dino-sized animal-rights parable

NEW YORK (AP) — The dinosaurs of "Jurassic Park" are many things. They are special-effects wonders. They are unruly house guests. And they are some of the biggest, most foot-stomping metaphors around....

Russia, Egypt match at World Cup could test close ties

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Not since the Cold War days of the 1950s and 1960s has Egypt been as close to Russia as it is now. But could the outcome of a crucial World Cup clash be...