Commercial Nuclear Power

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Zion Nuclear Power Station
... Zion Nuclear Power Station was the third dual-reactor nuclear power plant in the Commonwealth Edison (ComEd) network and served Chicago and the northern quarter of Illinois ... in 1973, and the first unit started producing power in December, 1973 ... This power generating station is located on 257 acres (104 ha) of Lake Michigan shoreline, in the city of Zion, Lake County, Illinois ...
Doomsday Clock - Time Changes
... midnight and was subsequently advanced or rewound per the state of the world and nuclear war prospects ... The clock has not always been set and reset as quickly as events occur the closest nuclear war threat, the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962, reached crisis, climax, and resolution before it could be set to ... +4 The Soviet Union tests its first atomic bomb, officially starting the nuclear arms race ...
Fusion Power - Economics
... While fusion power is still in early stages of development, substantial sums have been and continue to be invested in research ... implementation of electricity generation by nuclear fusion, R D will need further promotion totalling around €60-80 billion over a period of 50 ... Nuclear fusion research receives €750 million (excluding ITER funding), compared with €810 million for all non-nuclear energy research combined, putting research into ...
Munir Ahmad Khan - Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC) - Government Work and Diplomacy
... Plant at Chashma from CEA and the reprocessing plant from British Nuclear Fuel Limited (BNFL), which were to be under IAEA safeguards ... Khan lobbied for another plutonium production plant at Khushab, which is known as Khushab Nuclear Complex and gained the approval of Khushab-I— a multipurpose heavy water plant ... In 1987, Khan's intensified lobbying for nuclear technology project paid off when he gained approval from Prime minister Khan Juneijo for further weapon-development project ...
Smiling Buddha - Aftermath - International Reaction - Pakistan
... Pakistan did not view the test as a "peaceful nuclear explosion", and canceled talks scheduled for 10 June on normalization of relations ... in June 1974 that he would never succumb to "nuclear blackmail" or accept "Indian hegemony or domination over the subcontinent" ... Chairman Munir Ahmed Khan said that the test would force Pakistan to test its own nuclear bomb ...

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    The emotional security and political stability in this country entitle us to be a nuclear power.
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    David Elkind (20th century)