Why Did Fukushima Explode?

Good morning, John. Suddenly, along with the disaster in Japan, it has become kind of necessary to understand a little bit about how nuclear reactors work. And so I hope that you will excuse me postponing my Thoughts from Haiti and instead giving in direction as to how nuclear reactors work and how that pertains […]

High levels of strontium detected at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.

Nitrogen gas injection begins at Fukushima plant The operator of the disabled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant says it has begun injecting nitrogen gas into the containment vessel of one of the reactors. Tokyo Electric Power Company says the injection is aimed at preventing hydrogen from exploding inside the containment vessel at the No. 1 […]

Nuclear power generation | Nuclear Physics | meriSTEM

When it comes to electricity generation the only real difference between a coal-fired power plant and a nuclear power plant is in the way that heat is generated. In an efficient reactor the heat liberated by nuclear fission is in the form of kinetic energy of the fission fragments. This energy is used to heat […]

www.hydro-electricity.eu, SIAPRO Design of Small Hydropower Plant, Pelton Turbine, [email protected]

Hydro Electricity Plant Design and Fabrication/Instalation by SIAPRO

Quebec: Is it time to pull the plug on nuclear power?

♪ ♪ ♪>>BILL: TONIGHT ON ASSIGNMENT THE FUTURE OF NUCLEAR POWER IN QUEBEC.>>CÉLINE: HOW MANY PEOPLE HAVE TO BE SICK BEFORE YOU GET TO UNDERSTAND THAT IT HAS TO BE CLOSED?>>BILL: IS IT TIME ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪>>BILL: GOOD EVENING I’M BILL HAUGLAND WELCOME TO CFCF NEWS ON ASSIGNMENT. GENTILLY […]

Why transitioning to only renewable energy will be difficult for the U.S.

WILLIAM BRANGHAM: As we can see, these protests today are easily the biggest climate change demonstrations in history. As we heard, this movement is calling for a fundamental remaking of how we power our modern world. I’m joined now by our science correspondent, Miles O’Brien. Miles, walk us through some of the practicalities. If these […]

4/29 Nuclear Power Plants? No Thanks

“The next major earthquake is near!” “Shutdown nuclear power plants!” “Don’t turn our hometown into a nuclear wasteland!” Goodbye nuclear power plants We don’t need nuke plants “State must protect lives” Nuclear power no thanks! We don’t need nuclear power plants! Shutdown Ikata A nuclear reactor’s like a toilet You get really powerful shit in […]

Norwegian hydropower entrepreneurs in Adjara, Georgia, NRK Kveldsnytt 2015-09-29

Ingvild Bryn: Norwegian experts are working on the largest construction project in Georgia. A new large hydropower plant is going to make the country less dependent on Russian imports. Morten Jentoft: The landscape in Adjara, western Georgia resembles a Norwegian mountainous valley It rains a lot here. Georgia has some of the largest untapped hydropower […]

The BIGGEST Concentrated Solar Plant in the World is in Africa I Morocco

Africa and in particular, North Africa has tremendous potential for solar generation. Imagine a solar plant the size of 3500 football pitches.. Well this is not fiction, it is reality. This is Morocco, the home of the largest concentrated solar plant in the World, the Noor Solar Power Station The solar plant sits on over […]