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    The Changing Economics of Nuclear Power in the United States

    Jack Dillich, Normativity, LLC. 1 pm Thursday 23 April. AINSE Theatre, Lucas Heights, NSW. Meeting hosted by ANA. Abstract: Hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling have resulted in an energy boom in the US. Prompted by the high price of oil, production of oil and natural gas in the US has soared since 2009. Unlike many parts of the word, the ...

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    Terms of Reference issued 19 March

    The South Australian Government has established a Royal Commission to undertake an independent and comprehensive investigation into South Australia’s future participation in the nuclear fuel cycle. The Royal Commission will investigate activities related to the potential for the expansion of exploration and extraction of minerals, the undertaking of further processing of minerals and manufacture of materials containing radioactive substances, the ...

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    Government calls for voluntary land nominations for radioactive waste facility

    On 2 March 2015, Ian Macfarlane, Minister for Industry and Science, announced that the Australian Government had opened the process for voluntary site nominations for a National Radioactive Waste Management Facility. Landholders in all States and Territories can nominate land to store intermediate level radioactive waste and dispose of low level radioactive waste. Information on the criteria to be used ...

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    ANA 2014 Award to Dr Rob Robinson

    Rob Parker, ANA President, presented the 2014 ANA Award to Dr Robert Robinson, ANSTO, at the ANA Lunch on Friday 5 December in the Sutherland United Services Club. The award recognises Rob Robinson’s outstanding contribution to nuclear science and technology in Australia by his work in neutron scattering and his leadership of the Bragg Institute enabling it to become a ...

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    ANA Submission on the Energy Green Paper

    The ANA made a submission on Energy Green Paper to the Department of Industry. Our strongest recommendation is for the repeal of all legislation prohibiting the use of the nuclear fuel cycle within Australia and we are pleased to note the Government’s intention to review the relevant legislation. The Energy Green Paper is the second step in the development of ...

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