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USA announces China export policy

Published: Fri, 12 Oct 2018 15:36:42 GMT

The US Department of Energy has established a new policy framework on civil nuclear cooperation with China, following a government policy review led by the US National Security Council. The policy covers exports of technology, equipment and components, and material to China.


ASN gives go-ahead for Flamanville RPV

Published: Fri, 12 Oct 2018 15:58:33 GMT

France's nuclear safety regulator, the Autorité de Sûreté Nucléaire, has announced its conditional authorisation for EDF to commission and use the Flamanville 3 reactor pressure vessel. The EPR is under construction in Normandy, northern France.


First waste transferred to mega disposal unit at Savannah River

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:07:25 GMT

The first transfer of radioactive liquid waste from an underground waste tank to a "mega-volume" facility - Saltstone Disposal Unit 6 - has been completed at the US Department of Energy's Savannah River Site.


NRC centre activated ahead of hurricane

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018 14:45:50 GMT

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission yesterday activated its Atlanta regional incident response centre in anticipation of Hurricane Michael's landfall in the south-eastern USA. Southern Nuclear reduced power at the Farley nuclear power plant in Alabama as a precautionary measure.


NASA officials updated on nuclear thermal propulsion

Published: Wed, 10 Oct 2018 13:22:48 GMT

BWX Technologies, Inc yesterday hosted officials from NASA’s Space Technology Mission Directorate for progress updates and technology demonstrations related to BWXT’s nuclear thermal propulsion programme.


More milestones for Vogtle project

Published: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 15:47:00 GMT

The first reactor coolant pumps have been lifted into place at the Vogtle project, marking another major milestone for the USA's AP1000 construction project.


MoU for Australian and Vietnamese nuclear organisations

Published: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 14:29:48 GMT

The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation and the Vietnam Atomic Energy Agency have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to allow further collaboration between the two organisations.
 


IEA warns of challenges from Swiss nuclear phase-out

Published: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 11:16:22 GMT

Switzerland's phased withdrawal from nuclear power presents challenges for maintaining its electricity security, the International Energy Agency says in a report it published yesterday.


GE Power to supply nuclear turbine islands for El Dabaa plant

Published: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 10:54:40 GMT

GE Power has won the contract to deliver the turbine island equipment for the El Dabaa nuclear power plant project in Egypt through AAEM, its joint venture with Russia’s Atomenergomash.


MCA calls for end to uranium discrimination

Published: Mon, 08 Oct 2018 16:20:40 GMT

Australia's Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act could be amended to ensure that uranium mining is treated equitably with other commodities, reducing costs and delays  without lessening environmental protection, a new report prepared for the Minerals Council of Australia has found.