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  • Stop worrying, and love nuclear power: Officials Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 1:37 PM ET

    Although atomic power is languishing, the industry is going on the offensive to change the conversation.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gas at 2-year lows     Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude continues to head south, even though geopolitical events keep a floor around the low $90s.

  • Michael Peck's call to close the Diablo Canyon Power Plant in San Luis Obispo County was in a report he made to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in 2013, the AP reported on Monday, a day after a strong earthquake shook California's Napa Valley region.

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Aug 27- Canadian uranium miner Cameco Corp said on Wednesday that it would shut down the world's biggest uranium mine at McArthur River, Saskatchewan, as well as the Key Lake mill after the United Steelworkers union said workers planned to strike starting Saturday.

  • Court rule against Tepco is a 'stretch': Pro     Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    Curtis Milhaupt, Director of the Center for Japanese Legal Studies at the Columbia Law School, discusses news that the firm has been held responsible for a suicide case.

  • Michael Peck's call to close the Diablo Canyon Power Plant in San Luis Obispo County was in a report he made to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in 2013, the AP reported on Monday, a day after a strong earthquake shook California's Napa Valley region.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Nat gas surges     Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Brent was up and WTI was down on the day, as headlines out of Libya spooked some traders.

  • 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.

  • 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.