Solon pushes agri modernization, nuclear power plant revival

By Rhaydz B. Barcia LEGAZPI CITY &'8212; Senator Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito stressed on the need to modernize agriculture by curbing smuggling and allowing the use of nuclear power to address the country’s power needs during a recent d.....»»

Category: newsSource: bicolmail bicolmailAug 25th, 2016

Scientists: More research needed for Bataan nuclear power plant revival

Scientists: More research needed for Bataan nuclear power plant revival.....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsDec 16th, 2016

Solons bukas na buhayin ang BNPP

BUKAS ang tatlong solon na buhayin ang Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) sa Bataan kung ito'y potensiyal pang pagkunan ng enerhiya. Ayon kay Sen. Nancy Binay, dapat kunin ang opinyon ng kinauukulan at mula sa mga eksperto at stakeholders at pag-aralan ito.....»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsSep 19th, 2016

BNPP revival needs thorough study – Leni

The revival of the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant to address the power crisis would need thorough study and consultations with the energy sector and agencies, Vice President Ma. Leonor “Leni” G. Robredo said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsSep 17th, 2016

Senators open to revival of Bataan nuke plant

MANILA, Philippines - Some senators are now open to the revival of the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) to ensure a stable power supply even as a.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 16th, 2016

Top NGCP official favors revival of BNPP after Slovenia offers help

After experts from Slovenia had offered to help re-study the Philippine government to re-study and validate prospects on the proposed re-powering of the 620-megawatt Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP), a top official of the National Grid Corp of the Philip.....»»

Category: newsSource: NewsSep 15th, 2016

DOE mulls over Bataan Nuclear Power Plant revival

DOE mulls over Bataan Nuclear Power Plant revival.....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsAug 31st, 2016

Senator Gatchalian Cautious About Revival of Bataan Nuclear Power Plant

Senator Gatchalian Cautious About Revival of Bataan Nuclear Power Plant.....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsAug 31st, 2016

UAE issues license for 1st Arab nuclear power plant

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – The United Arab Emirates said Monday, February 17, it has issued an operating license for a reactor at its Barakah nuclear power plant, the first in the Arab world, hailing it as a "new chapter." The UAE has substantial energy reserves, but with a ........»»

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Philippines lifts ban on Fukushima meat, agriculture imports

MANILA, Philippines – Nine years after the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant meltdown, the Philippines lifted the import ban on meat and a number of agricultural products coming from Japan's Fukushima prefecture. Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi made the announcement in a speech during a joint press briefing with Philippine Foreign Secretary ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 9th, 2020

Quake hits Iran nuclear plant, injuring seven

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake on Wednesday rattled an area less than 50 kilometers (30 miles) from Iran’s Bushehr nuclear power plant near the country’s Gulf coast, a US monitor said. The quake, which had a depth of 10 kilometers, struck 17 kilometers south-southeast of Borazjan city at 6:49 am (0319 GMT), the US Geological Survey […] The post Quake hits Iran nuclear plant, injuring seven appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJan 8th, 2020

Indian nuclear power plant confirms North Korean malware on its network

MANILA, Philippines – The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) confirmed Wednesday, October 30, some of its systems had been affected by malware made by state-sponsored hackers from North Korea, ZDNet reported . Reports of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) being infected were circulating Monday, after Pukhraj Singh, a former ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 31st, 2019

Russia handang tulungan ang Pilipinas para magtayo ng nuclear power plant

PANGULONG Rodrigo Roa Duterte at Russian Ambassador to the Philippines Igor Khovaev   HANNAH JANE SANCHO   PARA kay Russian Ambassador to the Philippines Igor Khovaev nakahanda ang kanilang bansa para tulungan ang Pilipinas sakaling magdesisyon itong magpatayo ng nuclear power plant sa bansa. Kapag nuclear power energy ang pag-uusapan ang bansang Russia ang kilala […] The post Russia handang tulungan ang Pilipinas para magtayo ng nuclear power plant appeared first on PINAS......»»

Category: newsSource:  pinasglobalRelated NewsOct 30th, 2019

Construction of nuclear power plants in PH risky – Gatchalian

MANILA, Philippines – Senator Sherwin Gatchalian on Monday, October 7, said that the Philippine-Russia deal on the construction of nuclear power plants in the country comes with a high risk. "Dapat pag-aralan mabuti because it's very risky and itong nuclear power plant kailangan ng maraming safeguards. (We should study this ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 8th, 2019

Solon Pushes for Pasig River Ferry System Revival

Senator Sonny Angara said on Thursday there is the need to revive the Pasig River ferry service as an alternative for commuters to ease the traffic congestion problem in Metro Manila. Angara, who chairs the Senate Committee on Finance, said efforts should be made to make the ferry system financially buoyant again, noting that next […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsSep 27th, 2019

Russia s world-first floating nuclear plant arrives in port

MOSCOW, Russia – Russia's world-first floating nuclear power station on Saturday, September 14, completed a 5,000-kilometer (3,100-mile) Arctic transfer to the country's far east, the Rosatom nuclear agency said. "The Akademik Lomonosov floating nuclear plant arrived ... at Pevek, in the autonomous district of Chukotka," where it is to start operating ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 14th, 2019

France sweats in new record-breaking Europe heat wave

PARIS, France – Tour de France cyclists competed in scorching temperatures and a French nuclear power plant prepared to shut down Tuesday, July 23, as western Europe baked in a new heat wave already breaking longstanding records. Overheating tourists in Paris and Berlin plunged into fountains and ornamental ponds to keep ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 24th, 2019

Civil society organizations, environmental groups slam DOE plan to revive Bataan Nuclear Power Plant

Civil society organizations and environmental advocates expressed alarm at the administration's plan to revive the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP)......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsJan 16th, 2017

Decommissioning costs of Fukushima nuclear plant

Early in 2011, nuclear energy accounted for almost 30% of Japan’s total electricity production (29% in 2009). There were plans to increase this to 41% by 2017, and 50% by 2030. Nuclear power has been expected to play an even bigger role in Japan’s future......»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJan 6th, 2017

Belarus Russian-built nuclear reactor grazes electric tower

MINSK — The company in charge of building Belarus' first nuclear power plant says its Russian-made nuclear reactor has grazed an electricity transmission tow.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 27th, 2016

Revival of Bataan nuclear plant pushed

Revival of Bataan nuclear plant pushed.....»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 1st, 2016