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India to seek nuclear investors as Kakrapar units inaugurated

Published: Fri, 23 Feb 2024 15:36:54 GMT

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's formal dedication to the nation of Kakrapar units 3 and 4 - the first Indian-designed 700 MWe pressurised heavy water reactors - took place days after reports that the Indian government is in talks with several private firms to invest in the country's nuclear sector.


BHP considers nuclear-powered cargo ships

Published: Fri, 23 Feb 2024 16:05:19 GMT

Dutch nuclear energy development and consultancy company ULC-Energy BV has completed a study - commissioned by global mining company BHP - to investigate the potential use of civil nuclear technologies to power commercial maritime vessels.


Collaboration points way to potential reductions in waste volumes

Published: Fri, 23 Feb 2024 16:23:44 GMT

Pairing a used fuel recycling facility with deep borehole disposal technology could reduce the total volume of waste requiring disposal in a deep geologic repository by greater than 90%, a study by Deep Isolation and SHINE Technologies has found.


Prototype fusion reactor planned for TVA site

Published: Fri, 23 Feb 2024 14:55:49 GMT

US fusion energy developer Type One Energy Group has announced plans to build Infinity One - its stellarator fusion prototype machine - at Tennessee Valley Authority's Bull Run Fossil Plant in Clinton, Tennessee.


EBRD signs new grant agreement for next stage of Chernobyl work

Published: Fri, 23 Feb 2024 12:46:12 GMT

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant have signed Grant Agreement No.2 designed to help "solve the most urgent and critical needs" at the site.


AECL, AtkinsRéalis to collaborate on advanced Candu design

Published: Thu, 22 Feb 2024 16:29:15 GMT

A memorandum of understanding will see the two companies collaborate on the deployment of Candu reactors in Canada and internationally and expand their intellectual property licensing agreement, and is to be followed by further agreements to accelerate the development of the Candu Monark reactor technology.


Holderness withdraws from UK repository siting process

Published: Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:47:47 GMT

Just one month after the formation of a Geological Disposal Facility Working Group, East Riding of Yorkshire Council has voted to withdraw from talks about the possibility of a UK radioactive waste repository being built in South Holderness. 


Investment contract supports US demonstration reactor project

Published: Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:15:04 GMT

The US Department of Energy and Kairos Energy have signed a technology investment agreement to implement an Advanced Reactor Demonstration Program risk reduction award to support the design, construction, and commissioning of the Hermes demonstration reactor.


Grossi issues fresh call for restraint around Zaporizhzhia plant

Published: Thu, 22 Feb 2024 16:01:50 GMT

International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi has reiterated his call for "maximum restraint and strict observance" of the UN-backed safety principles at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant because of the "continued volatile situation".


Construction starts on second phase of Zhangzhou plant

Published: Thu, 22 Feb 2024 12:21:57 GMT

The first safety-related concrete has been poured for the nuclear island of unit 3 at the Zhangzhou nuclear power plant in Fujian province, China National Nuclear Corporation announced. It is the first of two Hualong One units planned as the second phase of the plant, which will eventually house six such reactors.