Tagged: power

IAEA Posts New Fukushima Daiichi Status Report

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has published its latest status report in the aftermath of the Fukushima Daiichi radiological disaster. Entitled, “Fukushima Daiichi Status Report, 23 February 2012” , the ten page brief covers developments within the affected reactors, cooling water flow to the reactors and temperatures in the...

U.S. Nuclear Power Plants to Re-Evaluate Seismic Hazards

The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), and the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) released a new seismic study “that will help U.S. nuclear facilities in the central and eastern United States reassess seismic hazards. The Central and Eastern United States Seismic Source Characterization for...

Senate Hearing: Current and Projected National Security Threats

Unclassified Statement for the Record on the Worldwide Threat Assessment of the US Intelligence Community for the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, January 31, 2012 Today, the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence held a hearing titled, “Current and Projected National Security Threats.” The committee has posted the opening statement by...

Examining the Connection Between White Supremacists and Biker Gangs

The Anti-Defamation League looks at the growing connection between motorcycle gangs and white supremacists groups in the report Bigots on Bikes: The Growing Links between White Supremacists and Biker Gangs. Bikers and white supremacists have always had some small crossover, recently this overlap has increased in a number of different...