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Stories by Peter Behr

Smart Grid Exposes Utilities to Smart Computer Hackers

Greater challenges lie ahead as smart grid technologies proliferate in the nation's transmission network and utility control centers and eventually reach business and residential electricity customers

April 19, 2011 — Peter Behr and ClimateWire

U.S. Should Re-Evaluate Its Spent Nuclear Fuel Strategy, Experts Say

With no permanent waste repository in sight, the nuclear industry is storing spent fuel at reactor sites. The crisis at the nuclear plant in Japan, due in part to exposed spent fuel, is forcing U.S. scientists and policymakers to look for safer courses of action

March 31, 2011 — Peter Behr and ClimateWire