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4-6 April 2016, Abu Dhabi
The annual World Nuclear Fuel Cycle (WNFC) conference connects companies with cutting-edge information and emerging trends which affect the nuclear industry.
14-16 September 2016, London
Registration will open soon for this year's event. Find out more on the Symposium website
The annual World Nuclear Fuel Cycle (WNFC) conference connects companies with cutting-edge information and emerging trends.
Applications for the 2016 World Nuclear University Summer Institute close on 12 February.
Applications are invited for the role of Senior Project Manager - Fuel Cycle.
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Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:34:17 GMT
India yesterday deposited its instrument of ratification of the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage with the International Atomic Energy Agency.
Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:21:55 GMT
The UK's Office for Nuclear Regulation today published a list of events reported to the authority over 14 years and has concluded that "the total number has increased over recent years, but the number of those that are of nuclear safety significance has not".
Published: Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:48:45 GMT
The Wendelstein 7-X - the world's largest stellarator-type fusion device - started scientific operation yesterday with the production of its first hydrogen plasma, the actual investigation object.
Published: Thu, 04 Feb 2016 14:53:10 GMT
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) has approved the expenditure of a further $200 million on the completion of Watts Bar 2, which would bring final spending on the project to a total of up to $4.7 billion.
Published: Thu, 04 Feb 2016 14:48:56 GMT
Swedish utility Vattenfall has announced a loss of SEK19.8 billion ($2.4 billion) in 2015, its third consecutive annual loss. It attributed this partly to continued low electricity prices and unprofitable Swedish nuclear power reactors.
Published: Wed, 03 Feb 2016 15:16:47 GMT
Enusa and Tecnatom of Spain have agreed to cooperate with China's Suzhou Nuclear Power Research Institute in the field of nuclear fuel inspection systems.
Published: Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:17:22 GMT
Japan's nuclear regulator has given the go-ahead to Chubu Electric Power Company to start removing "peripheral" equipment from units 1 and 2 of its Hamaoka nuclear power plant in Shizuoka prefecture. Both units were permanently shut down in January 2009.
Published: Wed, 03 Feb 2016 09:38:15 GMT
Ukraine's Cabinet of Ministers has approved a revised project to upgrade the South Ukraine nuclear power plant's water supply system, increasing its annual electricity output by up to 2.5 terawatt hours. Energoatom said yesterday that the project aims to "remove restrictions" on the plant caused by the insufficient cooling capacity of the Tashlykskaya reservoir.
Published: Wed, 03 Feb 2016 13:14:42 GMT
King Abdullah II of Jordan has stressed the importance of moving ahead with the country's plans for nuclear energy, calling for Jordan to become a role model for the peaceful use of nuclear energy.
Published: Tue, 02 Feb 2016 16:01:37 GMT
The governments of Denmark and Greenland have confirmed the signing of a series of agreements last month setting the framework for future cooperation on foreign, defence and security policy issues related to the mining and commercial export of uranium.