Existence of a cold fusion confirmed

Existence of a cold fusion confirmed

Since the 90s, there have been struggles among nuclear researchers over the issue of a cold fusion, achieved by electrolysis. As the scientific and technological development advanced along the time, new nuclear processes were d...

 
 
Fears that terrorists may acquire Pakistani nuclear material

Fears that terrorists may acquire Pakistani nuclear material

US and UK diplomats feared Pakistan's nuclear material could fall into the hands of terrorists, the Guardian reports some of the leaked cables as revealing. Cables reported in the New York Times reveal the US has been attemp...

 
 
Graphene-like silicon

Graphene-like silicon

The structure of recently discovered graphene has some amazing properties. As some other analogs of carbon structures, silicon-based could posses more features because of its higher purity and well-based porcesing technology.

 
 
Increasing dependence of EU on import of fossil fuels

Increasing dependence of EU on import of fossil fuels

One of the goals of the European energetic strategy is to secure a availability and stability of energy supply, especially that of electrical. However, increasing dependence of EU on import of fossil fuels makes this goal hardl...

 
 
More money dedicated to nuclear research

More money dedicated to nuclear research

Governments realized that long-term funding of nuclear research would bring about significant improvements to natural environment, quality of life as well as regional development. Significant is also a possibility to become ene...

 
 
No strict global rules on nuclear security

No strict global rules on nuclear security

Nowadays, no strict global rules on nuclear security are being defined and implemented. With a anticipated spread of production of nuclear energy also to third world countries, the threat of a consequent nuclear disaster is hig...

 
 
Nuclear incident

Nuclear incident

Such as a dirty bomb, would be a big challenge and be both a wild card and a major reorder of the equilibrium. It is such an undesirable thing, no one wants to face the prospect. Europe has never had an active bomb or dirty bo...

 
 
Revolutionary breakthrough in storage of energy from renewable sources

Revolutionary breakthrough in storage of energy from renewab ...

One of the most significant shortcomings of renewable sources of energy is their vulnerability, instability and low concentration. This in turn leads to utilization of back-up energy sources and makes the whole process of energ...

 
 
Several Arab leaders urged attack on Iran over nuclear issue

Several Arab leaders urged attack on Iran over nuclear issue

As reported by BBC, Several Arab leaders and their representatives are quoted as urging the US to carry out an attack on Iran to bring an end to its suspected nuclear weapons programme. In a cable from April 2008, the Saudi ...

 
 
Smal-scale nuclear power to meet private energy demands

Smal-scale nuclear power to meet private energy demands

Countries, cities, villages and corporations turn to micro scale nuclear reactors in order to meet the energy demands which are otherwise not reached. The world is running out of oil and it all the time faces more and more stri...

 
 
Small scale nuclear power to private energy demands

Small scale nuclear power to private energy demands

Countries, cities, villages and corporations turn to micro scale nuclear reactors in order to meet the energy demands which are otherwise not reached. The world is running out of oil, and we face all the time more and more stri...

 
 
Some opinion shift towards pro-nuclear power

Some opinion shift towards pro-nuclear power

Finland, China and US are currently building nuclear power plants and planning to start new constructions. The public opinion in these countries has changed towards more fission friendly after long political debates and discus...

 
 
Sudden global energy crisis

Sudden global energy crisis

The oil crisis in the 1970s demonstrated how serious the impact of a sudden black-out of oil supply on advanced economies can be. As a result, e.g. France oriented its energy sector to be sustained by a nuclear energy. If this ...

 
 
Thermonuclear fusion tamed!

Thermonuclear fusion tamed!

The research of thermonuclear fusion has advanced to the extent that the thermonuclear fusion is now started to be utilized as a source of energy production, next to the current nuclear power plants, whose energy production is ...

 
 
 
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