Monday , July 23 2018

Energy

Uranium tariffs may raise cost of fuel for N-plants

Bloomberg The Trump administration’s decision to consider tariffs on uranium imports may raise the cost of fuel for nuclear reactors and undermine a separate initiative to shore up struggling electricity generators. The Commerce Department said it will probe whether uranium imports “threaten to impair” national security. US miners Energy Fuels ...

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Ontario to kill over 750 clean-power project contracts

Bloomberg Ontario Premier Doug Ford vowed to cancel and wind down more than 750 contracts for renewable power projects, making good on a campaign pledge to revamp the province’s energy policies. Terminating the early-stage projects, which the government didn’t identify, would save electricity customers in the Canadian province C$790 million ...

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Sweden to reach renewables target 12 years early on wind surge

Bloomberg Swedish utilities and power generators have already installed so many wind turbines that the Nordic nation is on course to reach its 2030 renewable energy target late this year. By December, Sweden will have 3,681 wind turbines installed, lobby Group Swedish Wind Energy Association estimates. Together with second-half investment ...

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