from The Great Debate UK:

Nuclear power: pros and cons

By Reuters Staff
September 9, 2009

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As part of the Reuters Summit on global climate and alternative energy, Reuters.com asked Carl Pope, executive director of the Sierra Club and Ian Hore-Lacy, director of public communication for the World Nuclear Association to discuss the role of nuclear energy. Here are their responses.

from The Great Debate:

Nuclear power: pros and cons

By Reuters Staff
September 9, 2009

As part of the Reuters Summit on global climate and alternative energy, Reuters.com asked Carl Pope, executive director of the Sierra Club and Ian Hore-Lacy, director of public communication for the World Nuclear Association to discuss the role of nuclear energy. Here are their responses.

from DealZone:

Deals du Jour

September 4, 2009

An employee checks a halogen low energy consumption light bulb at an Osram factory in Molsheim, eastern France December 11, 2008. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler (FRANCE)Japan's Toshiba Corp (6502.T) is lining up a bid for French nuclear group Areva's (CEPFi.PA) power grid that could be worth over $5 billion according to Reuters sources.

from Pakistan: Now or Never?:

Graphic: Pakistani nuclear facilities

By Reuters Staff
August 13, 2009

from AxisMundi Jerusalem:

Israel’s Chosen Weapon Against Iran– memory sticks?

July 8, 2009

IRAN-ELECTION/FACEBOOKYesterday Reuters reported US President Barack Obama emphatically stating that Joe Biden's comments this week on ABC were not a "green light" to Israel to bomb Iran's nuclear facilities. Yet he did reiterrate Biden's argument that Washington cannot "dictate to other countries what their security interests are."

from Global News Journal:

Nuclear heats up German election campaign

July 8, 2009

A technical fault at a German nuclear power station has thrown a spotlight on one of the few issues that divide the two main parties before September's election -- atomic energy.

from The Great Debate:

The Obama-Medvedev security summit

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gard-reif-- Robert Gard (right), a retired U.S. Army lieutenant general and former president of both National Defense University and the Monterey Institute of International Studies, is chairman of the Washington, D.C.-based Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation, where Kingston Reif (left) is deputy director of nuclear non-proliferation. The views expressed are their own. --

from The Great Debate:

Iran election opens door to U.S. talks

By Paul Taylor
June 11, 2009

Paul Taylor-- Paul Taylor is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own --

A wind of change is blowing through Iran, where hardline President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad faces an increasingly tough battle for re-election on Friday.

from AxisMundi Jerusalem:

Hot button issue

June 2, 2009

Not the best day at the office yesterday for Benjamin Netanyahu. For a man with one finger on the button of Israel's presumed nuclear deterrent and the other wagging warningly at Iran, there are better ways to inspire confidence than getting your buttons mixed up in public.

from The Great Debate UK:

Justification of new nuclear power in the UK

May 26, 2009

Paul Dorfman- Paul Dorfman is with the Nuclear Consultation Group and a senior research fellow at the University of Warwick. The opinions expressed are his own.