Get Into Nuclear | Nuclear News Overview | 15/07/2019

Get Into Nuclear | Nuclear News Overview | 15/07/2019



New UK nuclear funding model could leave taxpayers liable | Nuclear power

The Guardian – Jul 14 – The government will set out plans to resuscitate the UK's struggling nuclear ambitions with a new scheme which would leave taxpayers liable for rising costs or delays. The funding model, expected this week, could help bankroll the multibillion…

Germany, France, UK, EU urge Iran to revert to upholding nuclear deal

Reuters – Reuters Editorial – Jul 9 – BERLIN (Reuters) - The foreign ministers of Germany, France, Britain and the European Union said on Tuesday that they were concerned about Iran scaling up its uranium enrichment and urged Tehran to revert to upholding the 2015 nuclear deal. Iran…

UK ambassador says Trump left Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama

Sky – Jul 13 – Britain's ambassador to the US said Donald Trump abandoned the Iran nuclear deal in an 'act of diplomatic vandalism' because it was agreed by his predecessor Barack Obama, according to the latest leaked cables. The May 2018 memo was said to have…

UK ambassador says Trump left Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama

Sky – Jul 13 – Britain's ambassador to the US described Donald Trump's abandonment of the Iran nuclear deal as an 'act of diplomatic vandalism', it has been revealed. Sir Kim Darroch's words were contained in the latest diplomatic cables leaked to The Mail On…

Leaked UK memo says Trump ended Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama

The Boston Globe – Jul 14 – APJuly 14, 2019, 35 minutes ago Kim Darroch, in 2017, who until Wednesday, was Britain's ambassador to the United States. (SAIT SERKAN GURBUZ/ASSOCIATED PRESS/FILE) LONDON — A newspaper in Britain has published more leaked memos from…

'Worse Than Chernobyl' Security Scare at UK Nuclear Waste Plant

Sputnik – Jul 14 – There have been 25 safety breaches reportedly logged at the huge Sellafield nuclear waste plant in the UK over the past two years, according to The Sun on Sunday. The cited incidents include radiation ominously leaking from a water pipe, a nuclear…

Trump ruined Iran nuclear deal 'to spite Obama' - former UK envoy in new leak

RT – Jul 14 – Desperate to save the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), then-UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson flew to the US in May 2018 to persuade President Donald Trump to abide by the accord. Despite intense negotiations at the White House with…

Trump ditched the Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama, says the former UK ambassador

Mother Jones – Jamilah King – Jul 14 – Sir Kim Darroch isn't a fan of President Donald Trump. That much was made clear recently when leaked diplomatic cables revealed that Darroch, who served as the United Kingdom's ambassador to the United States, called Trump “insecure”…

The former UK ambassador to the US reportedly said that Trump abandoned the Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama, and called it 'diplomatic vandalism

Business Insider – Sinéad Baker – Jul 14 – The former UK ambassador to the US said that Trump left the Iran nuclear deal to spite Barack Obama, a new report claims. Kim Darroch called the move 'diplomatic vandalism' while he was still serving as the ambassador and said that the US appeared…

Lower nuclear projections threaten UK climate goal, report shows

World Nuclear News – Jul 12 – National Grid, which owns and operates the electricity transmission network in England and Wales, has reduced projections of nuclear capacity in its latest Future Energy Scenarios. However, more nuclear would be needed to achieve the UK's new…

Donald Trump spiked Iran nuclear deal to spite Barack Obama, according to more UK leaks

ABC News – Jul 14 – United States President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of a landmark nuclear deal with Iran was done so to spite his predecessor, Barack Obama, according to further leaked memos from Britain's outgoing American ambassador, Sir Kim Darroch.More info…

UK sees 'small window' to save Iran nuclear deal

TheHill – Chris Mills Rodrigo – Jul 15 – British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said Monday that there is still time to save the 2015 Iran nuclear deal negotiated by major world powers, Reuters reported. 'Iran is still a good year away from developing a nuclear bomb. There is still some…More info…

Iran nuclear deal 'isn't dead yet,' UK says as EU leaders scramble to save it

CNBC – Natasha Turak – Jul 15 – DUBAI — European leaders are scrambling to save the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal, which Tehran says it will continue to breach unless it gets protections from American economic sanctions. U.K. Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said Monday that…More info…

Strait of Hormuz: UK Dancing to US Tune & Seeking Pretext to Scrap Iran Nuclear Deal - Analyst

Sputnik – Jul 12 – On 10 July, Washington and London raised the alarm over the alleged attempt by the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps to seize the oil tanker British Heritage in the Strait of Hormuz, something that Tehran has vehemently denied. According to…More info…

UK ambassador says Trump left Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama

Heart – Jul 13 – 13 July 2019, 23:55 | Updated: 14 July 2019, 06:53 Britain's ambassador to the US said Donald Trump abandoned the Iran nuclear deal in an 'act of diplomatic vandalism' because it was agreed by his predecessor Barack Obama, according to the latest…More info…

UK envoy said Trump ditched Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama: Report

Middle East Eye – Mee – Jul 13 – Britain's ambassador to Washington said US President Donald Trump pulled out of the Iranian nuclear deal because it was associated with his predecessor, Barack Obama, leaked documents showed on Saturday, according to AFP, citing a British…More info…

Putin left sailors to die on nuclear sub - while UK naval officer tried to save them | History | News

Express.co.uk – Adam Luck – Jul 9 – The dark, menacing hull of the huge Kursk submarine glinted in the weak sunshine as the giant hunter-killer submarine made its way slowly out of port and into the Barents Sea. Measuring more than 500ft in length, it contained two nuclear reactors…More info…

Germany, France, UK, EU urge Iran to revert to upholding nuclear deal

Reuters – Reuters Editorial – Jul 9 – BERLIN (Reuters) - The foreign ministers of Germany, France, Britain and the European Union said on Tuesday that they were concerned about Iran scaling up its uranium enrichment and urged Tehran to revert to upholding the 2015 nuclear deal. Iran…More info…

Iran nuclear deal 'not dead yet', says UK - World News Report

EIN News – Jul 15 – Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJeremy Hunt hopes to find way to save the Iran nuclear deal Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said there was a 'small window' to save the Iran nuclear deal, as he launched a fresh bid to ease…More info…

Trump abandoned Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama: UK envoy in leaked emails

Hindustan Times – Prasun Sonwalkar – Jul 14 – US President Donald Trump abandoned the Iran nuclear deal in 2018 solely to spite his predecessor, Barack Obama, who had agreed the deal, according to a fresh leak of emails by the British ambassador to the US, Kim Darroch, on Sunday. Publication…More info…

Trump Exited Iran Nuclear Deal to Spite Obama, Says UK Envoy in Leaked Document

News18.com – Jul 13 – London: Britain's ambassador to Washington believed US President Donald Trump pulled out of the Iranian nuclear deal because it was associated with his predecessor Barack Obama, leaked documents showed Saturday. 'The administration is set upon an…More info…

UK says Iran nuclear deal is not dead

gzt.com – Jul 15 – The U.K.'s foreign secretary on Monday has warned an EU summit of foreign ministers that if the Iran nuclear deal is not maintained then the Middle East could face an existential threat. Jeremy Hunt said that there is a small window to save the…More info…

UK ambassador says Trump left Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama

Capital – Jul 13 – 13 July 2019, 23:55 | Updated: 14 July 2019, 01:36 Britain's ambassador to the US described Donald Trump's abandonment of the Iran nuclear deal as an 'act of diplomatic vandalism', it has been revealed. Your browser doesn't recognise available…More info…

'Worse than Chernobyl' security scare at UK nuclear waste plant

The Nation – Sputnik – Jul 14 – The UK's sprawling nuclear processing Sellafield plant in Cumbria has a powerful claim to fame, dubbed the “most hazardous industrial building in western Europe'. There have been 25 safety breaches reportedly logged at the huge Sellafield…More info…

UK demands Iran 'immediately stop and reverse' nuclear enrichment

Sky – Jul 7 – Iran must 'immediately stop and reverse all activities' which have put it in breach of its nuclear deal, the UK has demanded. The Foreign Office said Tehran's announcement that it will start uranium enrichment above a limit of 3.67% put it in…More info…

UK in bid to ease Iran nuclear deal tensions

MaltaToday.com.mt – Jul 15 – Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt is launching a fresh bid to stop the Iran nuclear deal unravelling and ease tensions in the Gulf. Hunt will meet EU foreign ministers in Brussels to raise concerns about Iran breaching some of its commitments. The…More info…

UK joins bid to ease Iran nuclear deal tensions - World News Report

EIN News – Jul 15 – Image copyright EPA Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt is launching a fresh bid to ease tensions in the Gulf by stopping the Iran nuclear deal unravelling. Mr Hunt is meeting EU foreign ministers in Brussels to raise concerns about Iran breaching some…More info…

[Ticker] Iran one year away from nuclear weapon, UK warns EU

EUobserver – Jul 11 – Iran was 'still a good year away from developing a nuclear bomb' and there was 'still some closing, but small window to keep the deal alive,' British foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt said at an EU foreign ministers' meeting in Brussels Monday. France…More info…

UK ambassador says Trump left Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama

Ripples Nigeria – Jul 14 – Donald Trump abandoned the Iran nuclear deal to spite Barack Obama, according to a leaked memo written by the UK's former ambassador to the US. Sir Kim Darroch described the move on Sunday as an act of diplomatic vandalism. The report comes…More info…

The former UK ambassador to the US reportedly said that Trump abandoned the Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama, and called it 'diplomatic vandalism

Business Insider – Sinéad Baker – Jul 14 – The former UK ambassador to the US said that Trump left the Iran nuclear deal to spite Barack Obama, a new report claims. Kim Darroch called the move 'diplomatic vandalism' while he was still serving as the ambassador and said that the US appeared…More info…

The former UK ambassador to the US reportedly said that Trump abandoned the Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama, and called it 'diplomatic vandalism

Yahoo – Sinéad Baker – Jul 14 – The former UK ambassador to the US said that Trump left the Iran nuclear deal to spite Barack Obama, a new report claims. Kim Darroch called the move 'diplomatic vandalism' while he was still serving as the ambassador and said that the US appeared…More info…

UK envoy says Trump axed nuclear deal to spite Obama | | AW

The Arab Weekly – Jul 15 – LONDON - Britain's ambassador to Washington believed US President Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal because it was associated with his predecessor Barack Obama, according to leaked documents published Saturday. 'The administration is…More info…

UK ambassador says Trump left Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama

Mix 96 – Jul 13 – Britain's ambassador to the US described Donald Trump's abandonment of the Iran nuclear deal as an 'act of diplomatic vandalism', it has been revealed. Sir Kim Darroch's words were contained in the latest diplomatic cables leaked to The Mail On…More info…

Iran nuclear deal exit was act of 'vandalism' says new leaked UK memo

The National – Jul 14 – Latest diplomatic leak claims US president wanted to spite predecessor Barack Obama US president Donald Trump decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal was “an act of diplomatic vandalism” that sought to spite his predecessor…More info…

Leaked UK memo claims Trump axed Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama

Arabnews – AP – Jul 14 – LONDON: A UK newspaper published more leaked memos from Britain's ambassador in Washington on Sunday, despite a police warning that doing so might be a crime. In one 2018 cable published by the Mail on Sunday, UK ambassador Kim Darroch says…More info…

What's going on in Iran? UK tanker dispute explained, and what has happened since the US pulled out of the nuclear deal

inews.co.uk – Charlie Duffield – Jul 12 – Success! Thanks for subscribing! Please make sure to check your email to confirm! Oops! We apologize, something went wrong. Please try again later. Since President Trump decided to pull the US out from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal in May 2018…More info…

Donald Trump spiked Iran nuclear deal to spite Barack Obama, UK leak suggests - World News Report

EIN News – Jul 14 – Updated July 15, 2019 05:40:09 United States President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of a landmark nuclear deal with Iran was done so to spite his predecessor, Barack Obama, according to further leaked memos from Britain's outgoing American…More info…

Trump scrapped Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama, leaked UK memo says

www.dailysabah.com – Jul 14 – ASSOCIATED PRESS, LONDON President Donald Trump listens as Attorney General William Barr speaks about the 2020 census in the Rose Garden of the White House, Thursday, July 11, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo) A U.K. newspaper published more leaked…More info…

Hunt: UK wants to make nuclear deal work

PressTV – Jul 7 – British Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt has falsely accused Iran of “breaching” the nuclear deal, further voicing hope that London could still “make this deal work” in the wake of US withdrawal. 'Well we continue to think…More info…

UK says Iran must 'stop and reverse' plan to breach nuclear deal

The Times of Israel – Jul 7 – The Times of Israel is liveblogging Sunday's events as they unfold. Britain is urging Iran to “immediately stop and reverse all activities inconsistent with its obligations,” hours after Tehran threatened to abandon a landmark nuclear…More info…

UK's new nuclear funding model would leave taxpayers liable for rising costs or delays.

nuclear-news – Christina MacPherson – Jul 15 – New UK nuclear funding model could leave taxpayers liable, Guardian, Jillian Ambrose, Energy correspondent 14 Jul 2019 Ministers are expected to announce plans to bolster nuclear industry this week, The government will set out plans to resuscitate…More info…

Heat waves, rising seas, - climate change threatens France's and UK's nuclear plants

nuclear-news – Christina MacPherson – Jul 14 – Guardian 12th July 2019 Rae Street: In Weatherwatch (9 July), Paul Brown highlighted the risks to nuclear power stations with climate change. As he pointed out, nuclear reactors are not a reliable source of base load power. The increasing number of…More info…

UK's energy industry plans, especially nuclear, stalled while waiting for new Prime Minister

nuclear-news – Christina MacPherson – Jul 14 – Bloomberg 12th July 2019 Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond is blocking a set of government proposals to overhaul the U.K. energy industry because of the potential spending implications for a new prime minister, people familiar with the The…More info…

Ambassador says UK still looking to salvage Iran nuclear deal

PRI – Alex Newman – Jul 8 – Iran threatened on Monday to restart deactivated centrifuges and ramp up enrichment of uranium to 20% purity as its next potential big moves away from a 2015 nuclear agreement that Washington abandoned last year. The threats, made by Tehran's…More info…

Iran breaks nuclear accord, France and UK issue warnings

Talk Media News – Tom Squitieri – Jul 8 – WASHINGTON — Iran has exceeded the limit on low-enriched uranium it is allowed to stockpile, and said Sunday it will continue to do so, prompting France and the United Kingdom to warn Tehran it must stick to the treaty. Iran had given…More info…

Germany, UK urge Iran not to breach nuclear deal as France condemns 'violation

www.dailysabah.com – Jul 7 – Germany and the United Kingdom on Sunday urged Iran to stop taking measures that undermined the 2015 non-proliferation deal it agreed in exchange for eased sanctions after Tehran announced it would boost nuclear enrichment above agreed limits…More info…

Trump scrapped Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama, leaked UK memo says

www.anews.com.tr – AP – Jul 14 – A U.K. newspaper published more leaked memos from Britain's ambassador in Washington on Sunday, despite a police warning that doing so might be a crime. In one 2018 cable published by the Mail on Sunday, U.K. ambassador Kim Darroch says President…More info…

Donald Trump spiked Iran nuclear deal to spite Barack Obama, UK leaks reveal

PrimeNews.com.au – Tim Bateman – Jul 14 – United States President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of a landmark nuclear deal with Iran was done so to spite his predecessor, Barack Obama, according to further leaked memos from Britain's outgoing American ambassador, Sir Kim Darroch.More info…

UK warns Iran of serious consequences for breaching nuclear deal

HeraldScotland – HeraldScotland Staff – Jul 8 – Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said he still wanted to find a way to make the deal work but was “very concerned” by the announcement from Iran. From left to right, spokesman for Iran's atomic agency Behrouz Kamalvandi, Iran's…More info…

UK issues warning after Iran breaches nuclear agreement

CityAM – James Warrington – Jul 7 – Iran has broken the terms of its 2015 nuclear deal and must reverse any moves to increase its uranium enrichment, the UK has warned. Iran announced this afternoon it would boost its uranium enrichment above a cap set by the nuclear deal in a move…More info…

Germany, France, UK, EU urge Iran to revert to upholding nuclear deal - World

The Star Online – Jul 9 – BERLIN (Reuters) - The foreign ministers of Germany, France, Britain and the European Union said on Tuesday that they were concerned about Iran scaling up its uranium enrichment and urged Tehran to revert to upholding the 2015 nuclear deal. Iran…More info…

Germany, France, UK, EU urge Iran to revert to upholding nuclear deal The Morung Express

The Morung Express – Jul 9 – Iran's national flags are seen on a square in Tehran on February 10, 2012. (REUTERS File Photo) BERLIN, July 9 (Reuters): The foreign ministers of Germany, France, Britain and the European Union said on Tuesday that they were concerned about Iran…More info…

Trump hits back at UK ambassador | Iran set to break nuclear deal: WATCH the top world news videos for today

News24 – Jul 8 – Donald Trump: The ambassador has not served the UK well President Donald Trump responded to news of a leaked diplomatic memo where Britain's ambassador to the United States, Sir Kim Darroch, described the Trump administration in unflattering terms.More info…

UK says Iran must 'stop and reverse' plan to breach nuclear deal

Eyewitness News – Jul 7 – Britain made the call hours after Tehran threatened to abandon a landmark nuclear agreement in 60 days. LONDON, United Kingdom - Britain on Sunday urged Iran to 'immediately stop and reverse all activities inconsistent with its obligations', hours…More info…

Together Against Sizewell C: the battle to save UK's Suffolk coast from nuclear development

nuclear-news – Christina MacPherson – Jul 7 – Joan Girling has been fighting the nuclear industry most of her adult life. She was at school when the new Magnox reactor was begun on the Suffolk coast at Sizewell in the 1960s. Her father told her it was a “necessary evil”. But when…More info…

UK says Iran must 'stop and reverse' plan to breach nuclear deal | Business Recorder

Business Recorder – Imaduddin – Jul 7 – LONDON: Britain on Sunday urged Iran to “immediately stop and reverse all activities inconsistent with its obligations”, hours after Tehran threatened to abandon a landmark international nuclear agreement in 60 days. “While the…More info…

UK says Iran must 'reverse' plan to breach nuclear deal - Gulf tensions

TRT World – TRTWorld – Jul 7 – 'Stop and reverse' plan to breach nuclear deal Britain urged Iran to 'immediately stop and reverse all activities inconsistent with its obligations,' hours after Tehran threatened to abandon a landmark nuclear agreement in 60 days. 'While the UK…More info…

Nuclear Power Station Records UK's Largest Concrete Pour

For Construction Pros – Jul 4 – The concrete base for the power station's first reactor has been under construction for six months. Login or register now to gain instant access to the rest of this premium content! Construction has begun on the multi-billion Hinkley Point C…More info…

Wind power overtakes nuclear for first time in UK across a quarter | Wind power

The Guardian – Jul 4 – Britain's windfarms provided more electricity than its eight nuclear power stations in the first three months of 2018, marking the first time wind has overtaken nuclear across a quarter. The renewable energy industry hailed the milestone as a sign…More info…

UK's Hunt says if Iran breaks nuclear deal we are out as well

Reuters – Reuters Editorial – Jul 1 – LONDON (Reuters) - If Iran breaks the nuclear deal then Britain is out of it as well, British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said on Monday after Tehran said it had amassed more low-enriched uranium than permitted under its 2015 agreement with major…More info…

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