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IAEA verifies UAE nuclear material inventory

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 15:57:18 GMT

International Atomic Energy Agency safeguards inspectors have verified the correctness and completeness of the United Arab Emirates' initial inventory of nuclear material. The strategic document was prepared by the country's Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation.


Design work suspended for new Shin Hanul units

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 15:22:05 GMT

Shin Hanul 3 and 4 - 48Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power has suspended design work for the planned units 3 and 4 at the Shin Hanul nuclear power plant until South Korea's new government announces its policy on the construction of new reactors. During his presidential election campaign, Moon Jae-in said he would scrap plans for new reactors.


European industry rates decommissioning opportunities

Published: Thu, 25 May 2017 16:37:55 GMT

Germany is offering a great opportunity for new suppliers of decommissioning services because over the next five years all of its shutdown nuclear power plants will enter the decommissioning phase, Jörg Klasen, director of nuclear services at EnBW, said yesterday. Klasen spoke at the 8th Annual Nuclear Decommissioning & Waste Management Conference Europe 2017 being held in Manchester, England.


Westinghouse aims for competitive future

Published: Thu, 25 May 2017 16:17:21 GMT

Gutierrez_NEA2017_(NEI)-48Westinghouse's core business remains strong and the company intends to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy stronger, better and more competitive, interim president and CEO José Gutíerrez said yesterday.


First Hualong One unit at Fuqing takes shape

Published: Thu, 25 May 2017 16:26:43 GMT

Fuqing 5 dome installation - 48The dome has been installed on the containment building of unit 5 at the Fuqing nuclear power plant. The unit - the first of two demonstration Hualong One units being built at the site in China's Fujian province - is expected to start up in 2019.


Replacement steam generators arrive at Cruas 1

Published: Thu, 25 May 2017 14:48:29 GMT

Steam generator for Cruas 1 - 48Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has delivered three replacement steam generators for unit 1 of the Cruas nuclear power plant in south-western France. They will be installed later this year during a scheduled maintenance outage.


Korsnick calls for concerted nuclear advocacy effort

Published: Wed, 24 May 2017 14:21:16 GMT

Maria Korsnick - NEA2017 - 48The US nuclear energy industry must work together to strengthen existing relationships and build new coalitions among supporters of nuclear energy's different attributes, according to Nuclear Energy Institute president and CEO Maria Korsnick.


UK public have say on revised Wylfa Newydd design

Published: Wed, 24 May 2017 15:50:48 GMT

Revised Wylfa Newydd plant design - 48Horizon Nuclear Power has today launched the third formal consultation on its planned Wylfa Newydd nuclear power plant on the Isle of Anglesey. The public will be able to give their opinion on the latest proposals for the project, including a more compact plant design.


IAEA notes improvements in Czech regulatory framework

Published: Tue, 23 May 2017 14:43:40 GMT

IAEA IRRS misison to Czech Republic - 48The Czech Republic has significantly enhanced its regulatory framework for nuclear and radiation safety in recent years, but work remains in implementing the country's new Atomic Act, a mission from the International Atomic Energy Agency has concluded.


Cover installed over collapsed Hanford tunnel

Published: Tue, 23 May 2017 14:36:02 GMT

Hanford_tunnel_cover_(DOE_Hanford)-48A protective plastic cover has been installed at the US Department of Energy's Hanford site over the roof of a tunnel that partially collapsed earlier this month. The cover will provide additional protection while longer-term risk mitigation measures are developed and implemented at the site in Washington State.