by Beenish Ahmed Posted on November 19, 2014 Updated: November 19, 2014
Failing to reach a deal could lead to an escalation of sectarian violence since Iranian forces have for months played a crucial role in the fight against ISIS.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 15, 2014 Updated: October 16, 2014
According to the announcement, the new reactors would generate 100 megawatts a piece and fit on a semi-trailer flatbed. But the deadline for using nuclear power to fight global warming may have already past.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on July 7, 2014 Updated: July 7, 2014
Typhoon Neoguri reached sustained winds of over 150 miles per hour Sunday, making it a 'super typhoon,' as it continued to gain force.
by Ari Phillips Posted on April 18, 2014 Updated: April 18, 2014
The recent closure of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station is illustrative of the turning point at which many nuclear power plants in the U.S. find themselves -- face expensive upgrades and price competition or shut down.
by Ari Phillips Posted on April 10, 2014
The March 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan didn't only shut down the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, it caused Japan to close all 50 of its nuclear plants.
by Ari Phillips Posted on March 20, 2014 Updated: March 20, 2014
China is currently building 28 nuclear plants, about 40 percent of the world total under construction. It has big plans for upping the ante.
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 16, 2014 Updated: January 21, 2014
The plan involves restarting some nuclear reactors in Japan, where cleanup of the Fukushima nuclear plant is still precarious and far behind schedule. It faces fierce public opposition.