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Centrus Energy Shares Explode With New Sales Contracts

Centrus Energy Corp. (NYSEMKT: LEU) was far and away one of the best-performing stocks on Tuesday. Although it normally trades around 50,000 daily, over 8 million shares had moved by ...
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What to Expect From Oracle Earnings

Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) is scheduled to report its fiscal first-quarter results on Wednesday after the markets close. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.52 in earnings per ...
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Iran Sends Nuclear Chief to Atomic Energy Conference

When the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) begins its week-long conference in Vienna Monday, Ali Akbar Salehi, head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), will lead a delegation ...
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France’s Areva Lost $5.6 Billion in 2014 — Is This the End?

By Nick Cunningham of Oilprice.com Could France, a heavyweight in nuclear power, begin to see its position crumble? Areva, France’s iconic nuclear power builder, reported a massive financial loss for ...
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New Nuclear Reactor Design Approval a Serious Score for GE-Hitachi

Nuclear power has been challenged in the United States and globally on the heels of the nuclear disaster at the Fukushima plant in Japan. Still, coal is so hated by ...
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Uranium Enrichment Company Files for Bankruptcy, Stock Collapses

USEC Inc. (NYSE: USU) has struggled for years as it has tried to get its new U.S. uranium enrichment project funded and under construction. Last December it reached an agreement ...
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Coal, Nuclear and Petrochemical Groups Respond to Obama Climate Change Plan

Many groups are in support of President Obama's climate change policies, and many are against it. Since the president's address on the matter earlier today we have seen many groups ...
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Shrinking Prospects for Nuclear Power Plants

Following the disaster at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plants in 2011, Germany said it would shut down all its nuclear generation and Japan has already closed down all but ...
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Exxon Mobil Outlook to 2040: Oil and Gas Will Still Dominate Coal, Nuke and Renewables

Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) released its annual energy outlook. The company projects the year 2040 will be a shared energy future, but one still dominated by oil and gas. ...
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2012 Election Winners and Losers: Coal, Dividends, Health Care, Utilities, Oil and More

Election Day has come and gone. President Obama won a second term. The current electoral vote was by a margin of about 3 to 2 (unofficial), but the percentage last ...
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Dominion to Shut Down Wisconsin Nuke Plant

The lack of interest in nuclear power generation in the United States continues to grow. Today, Dominion Resources Inc. (NYSE: D) announced that it will stop producing power at its ...
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The 10 States That Use the Most Energy

In 2010, the United States used roughly 97.7 quadrillion Btu of energy, up from roughly 95 quadrillion in 2009. To put that in perspective, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) ...
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Nuclear Waste Company Fires CEO, Reduces Guidance (ES, UEC, URRE, CCJ, DNN, D, EXC, DUK, GE)

Shares of nuclear waste disposal company Energy Solutions Inc. (NYSE: ES) are getting pummeled today following the announcement that the company has appointed a new CEO and that the company ...
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Talks on Iran Sanctions, Nuclear Development Not Yet Productive

Negotiations in Baghdad between Iran and the P5+1 nations -- the US, the UK, France, China, Russia, and Germany -- over the continued development of Iran’s nuclear program and the ...
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Cameco Turns Into Uranium Value Stock (CCJ)

Cameco Corporation (NYSE: CCJ) already trades closer to its 52-week low than its high $21.18 versus $16,59 and $31.25, respectively) and it is already at a significant discount to the ...
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