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  1. Lethal radiation levels detected in Fukushima nuke plant reactor lid via Asahi Shimbun September 17, 2021

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  2. ‘A combination of failures:’ why 3.6m pounds of nuclear waste is buried on a popular California beach via The Guardian September 8, 2021

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  3. Pilgrim Nuclear, Holtec Safety Lies: Diane Turco, Cape Downwinders via Nuclear Hotseat August 27, 2021

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  4. ‘A combination of failures:’ why 3.6m pounds of nuclear waste is buried on a popular California beach via The Guardian August 24, 2021

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  5. 85% of Special Decontamination Area remained contaminated Fukushima Daiichi decommissioning road map unachievable – a new plan is inevitable via Greenpeace Japan March 4, 2021

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  6. NY AG files lawsuit to support complete removal of Indian Point nuclear power facility via ABC50 Now January 24, 2021

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  7. New nuclear plant could rise at site of former one in NJ via Associated Press January 6, 2021

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  8. Eric Epstein: Three Mile Island cleanup must be fully funded via TribLIVE December 28, 2020

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  9. Emptying of Spent Fuel Pool Next Step at Shuttered Nuclear Plant via The Sand Paper.net December 20, 2020

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  10. Work begins soon on dismantling Duke Energy’s Crystal River nuclear plant via Tampa Bay Times November 28, 2020

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  11. Shutdown of Iowa’s only nuclear power plant will mean less cancer via Des Moines Register September 9, 2020

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  12. Holtec Settles Legal Battle with Massachusetts Over $1B Nuclear Plant Cleanup via ENR June 24, 2020

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  13. Standing up to Rosatom via Beyond Nuclear International June 22, 2020

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  14. Anti–nuclear resistance in Russia: problems, protests, reprisals via Russian Social Ecological Union/Friends of the Earth Russia June 4, 2020

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  15. France begins shutting down oldest nuclear plant via The News.com February 23, 2020

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  16. High-level radiation at Fukushima No.2 reactor via NHK World February 6, 2020

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  17. The 8-year project to dismantle the San Onofre nuclear plant is about to begin via San Diego Union-Tribune January 26, 2020

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  18. Germany shuts down atomic plant as nuclear phase-out enters final stretch via DW January 6, 2020

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  19. Germany shuts nuclear plant as it phases out atomic energy via Minneapolis Star Tribune January 1, 2020

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  20. The World Nuclear Waste Report via Heinrich Böll Stiftung/The Green Political Foundation November 11, 2019

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  21. TEPCO bears responsibility for decommissioning over generations via Asahi Shimbun July 31, 2019

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  22. Fukushima governor accepts Tepco plan to scrap No. 2 nuclear plant and store spent fuel on site via Japan Times July 31, 2019

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  23. Japan’s Tepco to decommission second, undamaged Fukushima nuclear plant via CNA July 24, 2019

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  24. Fast cleanup of nuclear reactors may be risky but also rewarding via Fox 5 May 23, 2019

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  25. Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant To Close, Latest Symbol Of Struggling Industry via NPR May 9, 2019

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  26. Does the nuclear industry have a back door into its regulator? via Beyond Nuclear International April 29, 2019

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  27. Tepco says foreign workers on new visas can work at crisis-hit Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant via Japan Times April 18, 2019

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  28. Where will the nuclear waste go after Three Mile Island shuts down? via The Inquirer April 14, 2019

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  29. Kyushu Electric to scrap No. 2 reactor at Genkai nuclear plant due to cost of safety upgrades at aging site via The Japan Times February 13, 2019

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  30. How do you dismantle a nuclear power plant? Very, very carefully via Washington Post February 1, 2019

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  31. 10,000 Tons Of Nuclear Waste Removed From Sequoyah County via 6 on the scene December 1, 2018

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  32. Robots come to the rescue after Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster via CBS News November 25, 2018

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  33. TOUCHING FROM A DISTANCE The workers of Fukushima Daiichi via Metropolis September 28, 2018

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  34. ‘Serious Near Miss’ Accident at San Onofre Sparks NRC Investigation via 7 San Diego September 27, 2018

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  35. SURFERS TAKING A STAND AGAINST SAN ONOFRE’S NUCLEAR WASTE STORAGE via Surfer Magazine August 31, 2018

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  36. Final fuel-removal exercise starts for problem-plagued Monju reactor via The Japan Times August 19, 2018

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  37. The San Onofre nuclear plant is a ‘Fukushima waiting to happen’ via Los Angeles Times August 15, 2018

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  38. Monju reactor project failed to pay off after swallowing ¥1.13 trillion of taxpayers’ money: auditors via The Japan Times May 11, 2018

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  39. Unplanned Shutdown of Doel NPP’s Reactor Takes Place in Belgium via Sputnik April 23, 2018

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  40. Nuclear Keeps on Polluting, Long After Shutdown via Counterpunch April 17, 2018

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  41. FirstEnergy plans to shut down Beaver County nuclear plant via WPXI.com April 17, 2018

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  42. Drone to map radiation within Fukushima plant via World Nuclear News February 27, 2018

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  43. But America’s Fukushima-design reactors should have closed immediately after Japan disaster via Beyond Nuclear February 5, 2018

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  44. Oyster Creek to shut down October 2018 via app. February 5, 2018

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  45. Will Exelon nuke-site cleanup cash be there when needed? via Crain’s Chicago Business January 26, 2018

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  46. France outlines plans to shutter Fessenheim nuclear plant on German border via DW January 20, 2018

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  47. Nuclear power receives its death sentence in California: Regulators vote to shut down Diablo Canyon via San Diego Union-Tribune January 14, 2018

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  48. San Onofre 2050: Tide’s in, nukes out via San Diego Reader January 3, 2018

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  49. Koizumi to introduce ‘bill’ to abandon nuclear energy via The Asahi Shimbun December 22, 2017

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  50. Kansai Electric to scrap two reactors in latest blow for Japan’s nuclear sector via Reuters December 22, 2017

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  51. Russia ready to help Japan clean up Fukushima disaster via RT December 8, 2017

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  52. Monju reactor set for decommissioning lacks sodium removal method via The Mainichi December 2, 2017

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  53. Six Years After Fukushima, Robots Finally Find Reactors’ Melted Uranium Fuel via The New York Times November 20, 2017

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  54. Lithuania taps up Commission for more nuclear decommissioning funds via Euractiv November 10, 2017

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  55. Entergy opposes Pilgrim decommissioning fee via Cape Cod Times November 8, 2017

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  56. Nuclear Power Documentary Film and Panel Discussion Coming to Chatham via CapeCod.com November 4, 2017

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  57. Opinion Editorials San Onofre nuclear waste storage plan better alternative than inaction, barely via The San Diego Union-Tribune September 20, 2017

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  58. Zion skyline in for a change with planned razing of nuclear towers via Chicago Tribune September 15, 2017

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  59. Settlement Reached To Move San Onofre Nuclear Waste via CBS Los Angeles August 30, 2017

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  60. If nuclear is not in the future US energy mix, what will replace it? via Utility Dive August 30, 2017

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  61. Fukushima disaster is still radiating fallout nuclear industry wishes to avoid via The Times August 3, 2017

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  62. Fukushima officials visit Starkville to learn about MSU’s testing of filters to contain radioactive materials via Mississippi State University July 28, 2017

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  63. 1,800 tons of radioactive waste has an ocean view and nowhere to go via the Los Angeles Times July 2, 2017

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  64. Three Mile Island Nuke Plant Closure Strengthens Call for Renewable Energy Future via Eco Watch (Reader Supported News) June 1, 2017

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  65. Infamous Three Mile Island Is Latest Casualty of Shale Boom via Bloomberg May 30, 2017

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  66. Activists Sue to Block Plans to Bury 3.6 Million Pounds of Nuclear Waste Near California Beach via Democracy Now! May 21, 2017

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  67. Tepco mandated to create fund for scrapping Fukushima plant via Japan Times May 10, 2017

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  68. Nuclear Activists Raise Concerns Over Vermont Yankee Quick Fix via The Valley Advocate April 25, 2017

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  69. Closure of Tokai Reprocessing Plant to cost an estimated ¥800 billion: JAEA source via The Japan Times April 23, 2017

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  70. Where to put all the radioactive waste is now the burning issue via The Asahi Shimbun April 20, 2017

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  71. TEPCO blunders raise doubts on ability as nuke plant operator via Asahi Shimbun March 4, 2017

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  72. Fukushima: a Lurking Global Catastrophe? via The Nation February 21, 2017

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  73. WATCHDOGS: Zion’s nuclear fallout; still reeling from ’98 closing via Chicago Sun Times January 10, 2017

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  74. Fukushima’s ¥8 trillion cleanup leaves foreign firms in the cold via The Japan Times December 21, 2016

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  75. Power to the people: Swiss vote on exit from nuclear energy via The Daily Progress November 26, 2016

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  76. Radiation rise detected near Chapelcross nuclear site via BBC News October 29, 2016

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  77. Fukushima nuclear clean-up may rise to several billion dollars a year: government via Reuters October 25, 2016

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  78. Waste, Families Left Behind As Nuclear Plants Close via NPR October 24, 2016

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  79. Cabinet approves German nuclear phase-out funding bill via World Nuclear News October 20, 2016

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  80. Japan nuclear cleanup next target in Russian economic offensive via Nikkei Asian Review July 24, 2016

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  81. Veolia sees market growth for nuclear waste cleanup: CEO via Nikkei April 16, 2016

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  82. Stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant now a popular destination via 朝日新聞 January 29, 2016

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  83. Kyushu Electric submits plan to decommission 40-year-old Genkai reactor via Asahi Shimbun December 23, 2015

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  84. AP Interview: Fukushima chief says ‘no textbook’ for cleanup via Associated Press December 15, 2015

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  85. Minister signals German trust could handle nuclear waste storage via Reuters November 29, 2015

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  86. Russia offers to help Japan shut down Fukushima reactors via RT November 26, 2015

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  87. Suburbs Lake County News-Sun Lake County News Spent fuel rods stored in Zion raise safety, economic concerns via The Chicago Tribune October 30, 2015

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  88. Time to Stop Nursing the Nuclear Power Industry via Nippon.com October 23, 2015

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  89. After Pilgrim closes, a nuclear graveyard via The Boston Globe October 15, 2015

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  90. Rural Wisconsin Community Laments Nuclear Power Plant’s Closure via The New York Times August 13, 2015

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  91. French nuclear waste will triple after decommissioning: agency via Reuters July 2, 2015

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  92. Tepco touts Fukushima Daiichi cleanup, but long road ahead via Asia.nikkei.com June 28, 2015

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  93. Need to formally establish a planned economic mitigation fund for reactor communities in Illinois via NEIS May 15, 2015

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  94. ‘Fukushima Lessons: Any Notion That Nuclear Power Is Clean Is Obsolete’ via RTs April 20, 2015

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  95. Sweden’s nuclear operators say new tax means earlier shutdowns via Reuters October 29, 2014

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  96. Utility scandal may impact nuke settlement via U-T San Diego October 25, 2014

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  97. Edison: San Onofre Nuclear Clean-Up Will Cost $4.4 Billion via KPBS September 24, 2014

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  98. Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant is powering down via 22WWLP.com September 20, 2014

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  99. Kepco may scrap two aging reactors over upgrade costs via The Japan Times September 5, 2014

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  100. Return to Fukushima with Miles O’Brien via PBS August 16, 2014

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