Solar, wind and nuclear energy confront old and new obstacles to competing with fossil fuels.
The company has created a modular design it says makes financial sense. Though carbon-free, nuclear remains controversial.
How a British manufacturer is hoping for a major boost from U.S. bombers, Australian submarines and mini nuclear reactors.
The nuclear power plant will be "retired" at the end of September, but the state wants to support the four remaining plants.
MIT Energy Initiative's study finds surprising reasons behind the high cost of building nuclear power plants.
At the United Nations climate talks in Germany, White House officials are talking about plans to make fossil fuels cleaner or more efficient, and to expand nuclear power, as approaches to reducing emissions. While the rest of the world may be more into discussing renewable energy, the focus of the current U.S. delegation would reduce […]
Westinghouse Electric Company, the nuclear energy firm based in Pittsburgh, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Wednesday. Westinghouse is owned by the Japanese company Toshiba and has been running several years late and billions of dollars over budget in its construction on several nuclear reactors in the southern United States. Click the above audio player to […]
Objections are mounting to Chinese involvement in a large nuclear power station.