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Canadian siting studies for commercial IMSR

Published: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:40:34 GMT

IMSR_facility_(CC-BY-SA)-48Terrestrial Energy has begun a feasibility study for the siting of the first commercial Integral Molten Salt Reactor at Canadian Nuclear Laboratories' Chalk River site, with a further vision of creating a technology hub at CNL to support the commercialisation of small modular reactors.


Bradwell completes treatment of fuel element debris

Published: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:41:57 GMT

Bradwell FED removal - 48 (Magnox)All the fuel element debris waste at the UK's Bradwell nuclear power plant has now been treated to reduce the radiological risk at the site, Magnox Ltd announced yesterday. Removal of the waste is an important step towards Bradwell's planned closure, it said.


UK regulator identifies 11 proposals for research

Published: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:18:01 GMT

The UK's Office for Nuclear Regulation has 53 research projects and proposals amounting to about £1.2 million ($1.5 million) in its Regulatory Research Register for 2016-17, which it published last week.


Further agreements flow from AtomExpo

Published: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:42:07 GMT

More cooperation agreements and contracts have been signed by Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom and its subsidiaries during the IX AtomExpo International Forum it is hosting this week in Moscow. The latest agreements, with Asian and European companies, cover collaboration in a wide range of nuclear-related areas and beyond.


Four uranium projects excluded from Western Australia ban

Published: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:22:05 GMT

Mulga Rock project - 48The Western Australian government has imposed a ban on future uranium mining leases, but says it will not stand in the way of four uranium projects approved by the state's previous government.


Westinghouse subsidiary receives notice of non-conformance

Published: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:19:03 GMT

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has issued a notice of non-conformance to Westinghouse over concerns about quality assurance at its Mangiarotti subsidiary.


Turkish consortium to buy into Akkuyu project

Published: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:30:34 GMT

Rosatom-Turkish consortium - June 2017 - 48A consortium of Turkish companies yesterday signed an agreement with Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom on the main conditions for acquiring a 49% stake in JSC Akkuyu Nuclear, the company that will build and operate Turkey's first nuclear power plant.


Oskarshamn 1 enters retirement

Published: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:26:38 GMT

Oskarshamn 1 - 48Unit 1 of the Oskarshamn nuclear power plant in Sweden has been permanently shut down. A decision not to restart the unit after an operational issue resulted in it closing ten days ahead of schedule.


Rosatom signs raft of agreements at annual forum

Published: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:43:49 GMT

Rosatom and its subsidiaries yesterday signed agreements with a number of governments, companies and universities during the IX AtomExpo International Forum it is hosting this week in Moscow.


Leaders urge collective effort to secure nuclear’s future role

Published: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:32:20 GMT

AtomExpo 2017 - opening ceremony - 48The nuclear energy industry needs to work together to secure its future role in the fight against climate change and energy poverty, five of its most prominent leaders said yesterday at the opening ceremony of the IX AtomExpo International Forum in Moscow.