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Major concrete pour at Hinkley Point C - World Nuclear News

News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 13:16
Major concrete pour at Hinkley Point C  World Nuclear News

First concrete has been poured for the 'common raft' of Hinkley Point C, on which the reactor building and safety systems will be constructed. The major ...

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Rebecca Harms: Decommission 'hopelessly outdated' Belgian nuclear reactor - The Parliament Magazine

News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 12:49
Rebecca Harms: Decommission 'hopelessly outdated' Belgian nuclear reactor  The Parliament Magazine

Leading Greens MEP Rebecca Harms has called for the decommissioning of a Belgian nuclear reactor as it no longer meets international safety standards.

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What is Wylfa Newydd? Hitachi’s planned nuclear power station in the UK - Compelo

News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 12:43
What is Wylfa Newydd? Hitachi’s planned nuclear power station in the UK  Compelo

Japanese conglomerate Hitachi is planning to build the £20bn Wylfa Newydd nuclear power station in Anglesey, Wales, by the mid-2020s - adding to the ...

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Tolerant Fuel: Scientists Learn to Boost Nuclear Reactor Safety - Sputnik International

News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 12:20
Tolerant Fuel: Scientists Learn to Boost Nuclear Reactor Safety  Sputnik International

Scientists from the National Research Nuclear University MEPhI have developed a new coating for nuclear reactor fuel element containers. This will make it ...

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Trump Wants to Reclassify Radioactive Waste from Nuclear Weapons to 'Low Level' so Disposal Is Cheaper - Newsweek

News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 12:12
Trump Wants to Reclassify Radioactive Waste from Nuclear Weapons to 'Low Level' so Disposal Is Cheaper  Newsweek

President Donald Trump's administration reportedly plans to reclassify high-level radioactive waste scattered around the U.S. in order to make it easier and ...

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Power line opponents pan draft review of Dubuque-Middleton transmission project - Portage Daily Register

News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 11:25
Power line opponents pan draft review of Dubuque-Middleton transmission project  Portage Daily Register

Opponents of a proposed power line between Dubuque, Iowa, and Middleton say the federal agency in charge of an environmental review has overlooked ...

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Japan to support nuclear power start-ups with funds, people - The Japan News

News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 11:18
Japan to support nuclear power start-ups with funds, people  The Japan News

The Economy, Trade and Industry Ministry plans to foster start-ups in the field of nuclear power, providing funds and human resources to researchers who have ...

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Russia hopes to participate in construction of nuclear power plant unit in Czech Republic - SteelGuru

News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 10:50
Russia hopes to participate in construction of nuclear power plant unit in Czech Republic  SteelGuru

Tass reported that Russia Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov hopes that Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom will be invited to participate in the ...

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IAEA completes nuclear operational safety review of ANPP - Power Technology

News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 10:05
IAEA completes nuclear operational safety review of ANPP  Power Technology

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has announced the completion of a review of long-term operational safety at the Armenian Nuclear Power Plant.

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Bulgaria Plans to Pick Investor for Nuclear Plant by End of 2019 - Novinite.com

News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 08:30
Bulgaria Plans to Pick Investor for Nuclear Plant by End of 2019  Novinite.com

Reuters reported that Bulgaria plans to open a tender to pick a strategic investor for its revived Belene nuclear power project on the Danube next month and to ...

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Karwar: Unbroken power generation - Kaiga plant sets new world record - Daijiworld.com

News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 06:13
Karwar: Unbroken power generation - Kaiga plant sets new world record  Daijiworld.com

Daijiworld Media Network - Karwar (SP). Karwar, Dec 11: Kaiga nuclear power plant near here has created a new world record by continuously generating ...

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Nuclear Phase-out Could Mean More Power Imports from China, Russia - The Chosun Ilbo

News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 03:58
Nuclear Phase-out Could Mean More Power Imports from China, Russia  The Chosun Ilbo

KEPOCO is seeking to import electricity from China and Russia to make up for lost power generation due to the government's nuclear phase-out plan, according ...

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INTERVIEW-TVA to keep cutting carbon with natgas, nuclear power plants -CEO - CNBC

News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 03:20
INTERVIEW-TVA to keep cutting carbon with natgas, nuclear power plants -CEO  CNBC

Dec 6 (Reuters) - The chief executive of Tennessee Valley Authority said on Thursday the U.S.-owned power generator will keep cutting carbon emissions in ...

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EIB to give Slovakia loans for transport projects and nuclear safety - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 23:10
EIB to give Slovakia loans for transport projects and nuclear safety - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

BRATISLAVA, Dec. 10 (Xinhua) -- Slovakia and the European Investment Bank (EIB) signed Monday a deal, under which EIB will provide the country with a loan ...

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Q&A: What should we do with nuclear waste? - Stanford University News

News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 20:26
Q&A: What should we do with nuclear waste?  Stanford University News

Nuclear security expert Rod Ewing discusses new recommendations for solving the U.S. nuclear waste problem, why conventional risk assessments don't go far ...

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GE Hitachi plans to acquire nuclear decommissioning firm - Greater Wilmington Business Journal

News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 20:00
GE Hitachi plans to acquire nuclear decommissioning firm  Greater Wilmington Business Journal

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy has announced its intent to acquire Columbia, South Carolina-based REI Nuclear LLC, a decommissioning technology and tooling ...

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Report: Brazil's incoming energy minister says new large hydropower not feasible - HydroWorld

News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 19:50
Report: Brazil's incoming energy minister says new large hydropower not feasible  HydroWorld

Brazil's incoming energy minister, admiral Bento Costa Lima Leite de Albuquerque Junior, believes it is not feasible to build new large hydropower plants in the ...

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Report: Brazil's incoming energy minister says new large hydropower not feasible - HydroWorld

News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 19:50
Report: Brazil's incoming energy minister says new large hydropower not feasible  HydroWorld

Brazil's incoming energy minister, admiral Bento Costa Lima Leite de Albuquerque Junior, believes it is not feasible to build new large hydropower plants in the ...

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Fermi 2 power plant currently offline for repairs - Monroe Evening News

News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 19:14
Fermi 2 power plant currently offline for repairs  Monroe Evening News

Stephen Tait, nuclear communications manager, said Fermi 2 operators took the plant offline Thursday night to look into an electrical issue on the plant's main ...

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SC utility Santee Cooper board OKs budget, says no rate hikes - Charleston Post Courier

News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 18:30
SC utility Santee Cooper board OKs budget, says no rate hikes  Charleston Post Courier

Santee Cooper's operating budget will remain flat for 2019, with no rate increases next year.

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