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Nuclear aids New England energy security, say governors

Published: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:19:51 GMT

The governors of five states in the USA's New England region have called on the regional grid operator to evaluate incentives for nuclear energy, among other affordable, clean and secure energy options.


NRC clears centrifuge plant decommissioning plan

Published: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 21:44:53 GMT

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has completed its final environmental assessment of the decommissioning plan for Centrus Energy Corporation's Lead Centrifuge Facility in Piketon, Ohio, with a finding of No Significant Impact.


Chinese AP1000 reaches full power operation

Published: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:35:28 GMT

Unit 1 of the Sanmen nuclear power plant in China's Zhejiang province has reached full power operation for the first time. In late-June, the unit became the world's first AP1000 to achieve grid connection and power generation.


Public to comment on Hanford tunnel work

Published: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:04:40 GMT

Washington State's Department of Ecology has launched a 45-day public comment period on whether to allow the US Department of Energy to fill a radioactive waste-containing tunnel at the Hanford site with grout.


Chinese research reactor sets operational record

Published: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:59:21 GMT

The China Advanced Research Reactor has been operated continuously at high-power for 14 days, setting a new operational record for the 60 MWt light-water tank-in-pool type unit. The reactor has also completed its first batch of irradiation tasks.


Rosatom seeks to boost cooperation in Eurasia

Published: Mon, 13 Aug 2018 14:35:02 GMT

Rusatom International Network has signed a memorandum of understanding and cooperation with the Eurasian Development Bank, which provides for establishing common principles of bilateral cooperation with Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and other countries.


ENEC launches youth council

Published: Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:38:38 GMT

The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation and its subsidiaries have launched the Barakah Youth Council to "inspire, support, and empower" future leaders of the United Arab Emirates' nuclear energy industry.


Waste package in place ahead of MSSS clearance

Published: Mon, 13 Aug 2018 11:55:48 GMT

The first shielded waste transfer package has been installed onto one of three machines at the Magnox Swarf Storage Silo (MSSS) at the Sellafield site in the UK. The machines will begin removing magnesium swarf waste from the building's 22 silo compartments from next year.


Safety review sought for new Japanese reactor

Published: Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:38:29 GMT

Chugoku Electric Power Company has initiated the regulatory process for starting up unit 3 at its Shimane nuclear power plant by applying to the Japanese regulator for a review to assess the 1373 MWe ABWR's compliance with revised safety standards.


US agencies working on critical plant list

Published: Fri, 10 Aug 2018 15:15:10 GMT

The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is working with the US Department of Defense, the Department of Energy and the National Security Council to identify power plants that are "critical" to the nation's power grid.