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Burying N reactor waste in Finland 22.6.2017 Deccan Herald - Analysis
Beneath a forested patch of land on the Gulf of Bothnia, at the bottom of a steep tunnel that winds for 3 miles through granite bedrock, Finland is getting ready to entomb its nuclear waste. If all goes well, sometime early in the next decade, the first of what will be nearly 3,000 sealed copper canisters, each up to 17 feet long and containing about two tonnes of spent reactor fuel from Finland's nuclear power industry, will be lowered into a vertical borehole in a side tunnel about 1,400 feet underground. As more canisters are buried, the holes and tunnels — up to 20 miles of them — will be packed with clay and eventually abandoned. The fuel, which contains plutonium and other products of nuclear fission, will remain radioactive for tens of thousands of years — time enough for a new ice age and other epochal events. But between the 2-inch-thick copper, the clay and the surrounding ancient granite, officials say, there should be no risk of contamination to future generations. "We are ...
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Will Amazon's Whole Foods deal go the same way as L'Oreal and Body Shop? 22.6.2017 News
Amazon's mission is to build a place where people can find 'anything they might want to buy online'
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Record level of wind power produced 22.6.2017 TOI: Ahmedabad Times
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Rain fails to dampen spirit of yoga 22.6.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Yoga has the power of health insurance at zero cost, stresses PM Narendra Modi
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Solar push could mean 3 lakh jobs by 2022: report 21.6.2017 Hindu: Home
Currently, the solar and wind sectors employ just 21,000 workers, says report
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Wind, solar projects to lead to three lakh new jobs: Study 21.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
More than 300,000 new workers can be employed in wind and solar jobs and more than one million total employment opportunities can be created in achieving India's ambitious clean energy goals to install 160 GW of renewable power by 2022, a study said on Wednesday.
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Over 3 lakh may bag green jobs by 2022 if India achieves target of 160 Gw 21.6.2017 All Economy & Policy Stories
India has set a target of having 100 Gw of solar and 60 Gw of wind energy capacities by 2022
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Opposition unity falters as parties back Ram Nath Kovind's candidature 21.6.2017 Business Standard: Today
In the coming days, more parties are likely to extend their support to the NDA candidate
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ANALYSIS-America's hungriest wind and solar power users: big companies 21.6.2017 DNA: Evolutions
ANALYSIS-America's hungriest wind and solar power users: big companies
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Analysis: America’s hungriest wind and solar power users - big companies 21.6.2017 Sify Finance
By Nichola Groom
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Young turn to yoga to beat asthma, epilepsy, migraine and diabetes 21.6.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Young turn to yoga to beat asthma, epilepsy, migraine and diabetes
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Oppposition unity falters as parties back Ram Nath Kovind's candidature 21.6.2017 Business Standard: News Now
In the coming days, more parties are likely to extend their support to the NDA candidate
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Green Energy may renew job hopes & create 3 lakh jobs in 5 years 21.6.2017 ET: Jobs
Solar and wind energy employed more than 21,000 people in India in 2016-2017, and this is expected to more than double this year with 25,000 more jobs.
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Hero Future Energies eyes renewable assets of Equis energy 20.6.2017 ET: Power
Renewable energy develepor Equis Energy plans to exit the Indian market and has put Energon and Energon Soleq on the block.
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Athletics: De Grasse flies to victory in Stockholm 20.6.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Athletics: De Grasse flies to victory in Stockholm
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De Grasse unstoppable 19.6.2017 Hindu: Other Sports
Cheruiyot wins men’s 1500m in a world-leading time
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State discom to see profit this year: Tamil Nadu power minister 19.6.2017 Business Standard: News Now
State govt added an additional power of 10,496 Mw from 2011 by commissioning new power stations
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Canadian Henderson tames strong winds for fourth LPGA win 19.6.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Canadian Henderson tames strong winds for fourth LPGA win
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South Korea to scrap all plans to build new nuclear reactors 19.6.2017 TimesOfIndia
South Korea's new President Moon Jae-In vowed to scrap all plans to build new nuclear reactors as he seeks to steer Asia's fourth-largest economy clear of atomic power. Moon, during his presidential campaign, vowed to try to eventually shut down all nuclear power plants across the country.
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Why Sumant Sinha is betting on the wind 19.6.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
His father is a former finance minister.His brother is a minister in the Modi government.But Sumant Sinha wants nothing to do with politics and tells Shreya Jai why he is bullish on the renewable energy sector.
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