…The Death of Nuclear Power… This headline from an article in EnergyPostEU suggests a dismantling of nuclear power, and its death by the end of this century: “200 – 400 Nuclear reactors to be decommissioned by 2040” The death of Continue reading The Death of Nuclear Power
…Bloomberg is Trying to Scare You… The headline of the Bloomberg exposé was, U.S. Nuclear Power Plants Weren’t Built for Climate Change. The article’s only purpose had to be to scare people over nuclear power and climate change. The article Continue reading Bloomberg is Trying to Scare You
…US Navy’s Survival – When US Nuclear Industry Dies… The nuclear power industry in the United States is dying. If not in the near term because of rigged bidding by RTO/ISOs, then because of expiring operating licenses. (All existing nuclear Continue reading US Navy’s Survival – When US Nuclear Industry Dies
…Can Nuclear Power be Saved?… The immediate threat to nuclear power is the use of auctions by various RTO/ISOs. The longer-term threat to nuclear power in the United States is the high cost of construction and the public’s irrational fear Continue reading Can Nuclear Power be Saved?
…Pending Disaster… The PJM independent system operator (ISO) said there is no imminent danger to the grid when it was asked about the First Energy bankruptcy filing and First Energy’s request of FERC for cost recovery for its nuclear and Continue reading Pending Disaster
…More on the Auction Fiasco… There appears to be general agreement that the auctions used by RTO/ISOs are rigged in favor of wind and solar. This past Saturday’s bankruptcy filing by a First Energy unit is largely the result of Continue reading More on the Auction Fiasco