Holtec Decommissioning International, which owns the defunct Oyster Creek nuclear plant, will pay a $50,000 fine for security violations.       

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  • Nuclear power
    Nuclear power is the single largest low-carbon electricity source in the United States, and accounts for two-thirds of the European Union's low-carbon electricity. Nuclear energy policy differs among European Union countries, and some, such as Austria, Estonia, Ireland and Italy, have no active nuclear power stations.
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  • Nuclear weapon | History, Facts, Types, Countries, Blast Radius ...
    nuclear weapon, device designed to release energy in an explosive manner as a result of nuclear fission, nuclear fusion, or a combination of the two processes. Fission weapons are commonly referred to as atomic bombs .
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  • What Is Nuclear Energy?
    Nuclear energy comes from splitting atoms in a reactor to heat water into steam, turn a turbine and generate electricity. Ninety-two nuclear reactors in 28 states generate nearly 20 percent of the nation’s electricity, all without carbon emissions because reactors use uranium, not fossil fuels. These plants are always on: well-operated to avoid interruptions and built to withstand extreme weather, supporting the grid 24/7.
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  • Nuclear Definition & Meaning
    nuclear adjective nu· cle· ar ˈnü-klē-ər ˈnyü- nonstandard -kyə-lər Synonyms of nuclear 1 : of, relating to, or constituting a nucleus annexation of the suburban fringe by the nuclear metropolis W. H. Wickwar 2 a : of or relating to the atomic nucleus nuclear reaction nuclear physics b : used in or produced by a nuclear reaction (such as fission)
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  • Nuclear energy | Definition, Sources, Uses, & Facts | Britannica
    nuclear energy, also called atomic energy, energy that is released in significant amounts in processes that affect atomic nuclei, the dense cores of atoms. It is distinct from the energy of other atomic phenomena such as ordinary chemical reactions, which involve only the orbital electrons of atoms.
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