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Utilities Nuclear Energy

  • May 23- New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed several legislative initiatives on Wednesday to advance the state's clean energy goals, including a controversial bill that would subsidize the continued operation of nuclear power plants. Plants seeking to participate in the program would be required, among other things, to demonstrate that they make a...

  • May 23- New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed several bills on Wednesday to advance the state's clean energy goals, including a controversial bill that would subsidize the continued operation of nuclear power plants, which generate electricity without producing carbon emissions. Plants seeking to participate in the program would be required, among other...

  • May 23- New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed several bills on Wednesday to advance the state's clean energy goals, including a controversial bill that would subsidize the continued operation of nuclear power plants, which generate electricity without producing carbon emissions.

  • NEW JERSEY GOVERNOR SIGNS BILL TO SUBSIDIZE NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS TO FURTHER GREENHOUSE GAS REDUCTION GOALS.

  • SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J.— Legislation that would authorize $300 million annually to rescue New Jersey's nuclear energy industry— a request for financial help made by the state's largest utility company— was signed into law Wednesday. Phil Murphy alongside lawmakers at a solar array in central New Jersey also signed a measure aimed at strengthening the state's...

  • Commodities tomorrow:

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

  • *Philippines has the only nuclear plant in Southeast Asia. MORONG, Philippines/ MANILA, May 23- Filipino Wilfredo Torres was hired as a technician for Southeast Asia's only nuclear power plant in the 1980 s, but has spent the past decade giving guided tours at the never-used facility. The Department of Energy has asked Duterte for an executive order declaring the...

  • *Philippines has the only nuclear plant in Southeast Asia. MORONG, Philippines/ MANILA, May 23- Filipino Wilfredo Torres was hired as a technician for Southeast Asia's only nuclear power plant in the 1980 s, but has spent the past decade giving guided tours at the never-used facility. The Department of Energy has asked Duterte for an executive order declaring the...

  • *Philippines has the only nuclear plant in Southeast Asia. MORONG, Philippines/ MANILA, May 23- Filipino Wilfredo Torres was hired as a technician for Southeast Asia's only nuclear power plant in the 1980 s, but has spent the past decade giving guided tours at the never-used facility. The Department of Energy has asked Duterte for an executive order declaring the...

  • *Philippines has the only nuclear plant in Southeast Asia. MORONG, Philippines/ MANILA, May 23- Filipino Wilfredo Torres was hired as a technician for Southeast Asia's only nuclear power plant in the 1980 s, but has spent the past decade giving guided tours at the never-used facility. The Department of Energy has asked Duterte for an executive order declaring the...

  • SOCHI, Russia, May 22- Russian state nuclear company Rosatom is ready to take part in a tender to develop Bulgaria's Belene nuclear power plant, Rosatom head Alexei Likhachev said on Tuesday. Bulgaria is reviving plans for the plant and is open to Russian participation, its president Rumen Radev said on Monday, a day before meeting President Vladimir Putin.

  • Commodities tomorrow:

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

  • MOSCOW, May 21- Bulgaria is reviving plans to develop its Belene nuclear power plant and is open to Russian participation in the project, Bulgarian President Rumen Radev said on Monday after talks with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev in Moscow. Bulgaria canceled the 2,000 megawatt plant in 2012 after failing to find investors. Bulgaria had to pay more...

  • Mike Pompeo

    Pompeo delivered his remarks to a crowd at the Heritage Foundation, a conservative think tank.

  • RICHLAND, Wash.— A nuclear power plant in southeastern Washington shut down unexpectedly Friday. The Tri-City Herald reports the Columbia Generating Station's systems detected a problem having to do with electrical distribution and automatically shut the plant down at 6:51 a.m.. Bonneville Power Administration, which distributes electricity from the...

  • TORONTO, May 18- Uranium and key rechargeable battery metals lithium and cobalt are on a final list of 35 critical minerals that the United States deems essential to its economic and national security and wants to produce more of domestically. The Department of Commerce will use the list, which was published by the Interior Department on Friday and which...

  • Commodities tomorrow:

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

  • TOKYO, May 17- The British government has offered 2 trillion yen in financial support to a unit of Japan's Hitachi Ltd to build nuclear reactors in Wales, Kyodo News reported on Thursday. The British government is offering support in loans and other ways to Hitachi unit Horizon Nuclear Power to cover a large proportion of the cost of its Wylfa Newydd project in...

  • KAMPALA, May 17- China will help Uganda build and operate nuclear power plants under a deal signed last week. Uganda has some uranium deposits and President Yoweri Museveni has said his government was keen to exploit them for potential nuclear energy development. China is already a major investor in Ugandan infrastructure projects and China National Nuclear...

  • TOKYO, May 17- The British government has offered 2 trillion yen in financial support to a unit of Japan's Hitachi Ltd to build nuclear reactors in Wales, Kyodo News reported on Thursday. The British government is offering support in loans and other ways to Hitachi unit Horizon Nuclear Power to cover a large proportion of the cost of its Wylfa Newydd project in...