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  • Texas regulators OK expanding nuclear waste site Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 1:29 PM ET

    LUBBOCK, Texas— Depleted uranium from federal energy facilities can be buried at a nuclear-waste dumping site in West Texas, state regulators decided Wednesday.

  • Energy secretary pushes for nuclear power Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz championed the use of nuclear power and urged politicians and leaders in the energy industry to adapt and modernize energy production to help minimize the fallout from global warming.

  • US nuclear agency hacked three times: Report Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 5:01 PM ET

    The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission was "successfully hacked" three times in recent years in attacks involving tainted emails, a report said.

  • BOSTON, Aug 19- The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission was "successfully hacked" three times in recent years in attacks involving tainted emails, according to an internal investigation on cyber attacks at the agency, Nextgov.com reported on Tuesday.

  • Commodities tomorrow: U.S. awash in oil     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The U.S. is awash in oil, even though geopolitical volatility is the rule of the day.

  • CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • LONDON, Aug 17- Europe's ageing nuclear fleet will undergo more prolonged outages over the next few years, reducing the reliability of power supply and costing plant operators many billions of dollars.

  • Delays for SC nuclear plant pressure industry Saturday, 16 Aug 2014 | 9:50 AM ET

    The latest announcement came this week from executives at SCANA Corp., which has been warned by its builders the startup of the first of two new reactors in South Carolina could be delayed two years or more.

  • Japan's energy debate rages on     Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 12:15 AM ET

    Kyle Cleveland, Associate Professor of Sociology at Temple University, says there's a widespread anti-nuclear sentiment in Japan and discusses how this will be a challenge for Prime Minister Abe.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Energy prices were volatile on the day, after a build of 1.4 million barrels in crude. Traders expect prices to continue to decline. Gold was up slightly on the day.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gas drops     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude moved lower, in spite of unrest in the Middle East. An IEA report said there was more supply for oil than demand.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil still under $100     Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Iraq tensions rise, but traders stay calm. And gold stays over $1,300.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Demand vs. fear     Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Weak demand vs. geopolitical unrest, which is having the biggest impact on oil prices?

  • Japan's nuclear restart may be delayed until 2015 Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 11:06 PM ET

    TOKYO, Aug 6- The long-awaited restart of Japan's nuclear power plants is facing yet another setback and may be delayed until 2015, Japanese media said on Wednesday, piling pressure on struggling utilities to push for fresh price hikes.

  • CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. In spite of all the geopolitical events in the Middle East, oil and gas were down on the day. Nat gas was up on the day.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Brent over $105     Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • Nuclear industry 'not in crisis': Areva CEO     Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    Pierre Aubouin, CFO of Areva, says the nuclear industry is "not in crisis" and expects the install base to increase over the next year.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Energy deflated     Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Energy prices were down across the board, while gold was down as well.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Nervousness over economic data helped drive oil prices lower. Geopolitics has not been a factor. Nat gas was up slightly on the day. And gold was slightly lower, as well.

  • TOKYO, July 29- Atomic power's share of global electricity supply is at the lowest level since the 1980 s following the shutdown of Japan's reactors after the Fukushima disaster, and may fall further without major new plant construction.