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Further Japanese research reactor free of HEU

Published: Thu, 11 Apr 2024 15:25:48 GMT

All remaining highly enriched uranium from the Japan Atomic Energy Agency's Japan Materials Testing Reactor Critical Assembly has now been returned to the USA. Japan and the USA have been cooperating for many years to repatriate HEU from Japanese research reactors to the USA.


Final Zaporizhzhia unit being switched to cold shutdown

Published: Fri, 12 Apr 2024 10:33:54 GMT

International Atomic Energy Agency staff at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant report that they have been told unit 4 is being transferred to cold shutdown - making it the sixth and last unit to do so.


NRC should assess risks from climate change, report recommends

Published: Fri, 12 Apr 2024 14:25:46 GMT

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission should address potential impacts of climate change–related hazards during the licensing process for nuclear power plants, the Government Accountability Office has recommended.


Licence issued to test BREST-OD-300 nuclear fuel module

Published: Fri, 12 Apr 2024 14:23:39 GMT

Russian nuclear regulator Rostechnadzor has issued a licence which will allow the production of mock-ups of fuel assemblies with depleted uranium for the BREST-OD-300 fast neutron reactor.


Waste transfer milestone at Scottish plant

Published: Fri, 12 Apr 2024 11:09:04 GMT

The retrieval has been completed of more than 2100 tonnes of solid intermediate-level radioactive waste from five above-ground concrete bunkers at the Hunterston A Magnox nuclear power plant in Scotland. The project began 20 years ago.


Japan and USA form strategic partnership for fusion

Published: Thu, 11 Apr 2024 14:46:05 GMT

The new partnership brings together the US Department of Energy and Japan's Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology to work to accelerate the demonstration and commercialisation of fusion energy. The announcement was made during a visit by Prime Minister Fumio Kishida to the USA.


Steady Energy taps TVO nuclear expertise

Published: Thu, 11 Apr 2024 13:33:01 GMT

Steady Energy - Finnish developer of the LDR-50 small modular reactor - has signed a collaboration agreement with TVO Nuclear Services related to the development of a nuclear heating plant, initially focusing on the planning of the nuclear facility's operation and safety.


ČEZ highlights benefits of increasing output of existing units

Published: Thu, 11 Apr 2024 13:02:23 GMT

The modernisation of existing nuclear power units in the Czech Republic has added extra capacity equivalent to the output of a large coal-fired power plant, operator ČEZ has said.


Digital control system installation begins at Chinese SMR

Published: Thu, 11 Apr 2024 11:35:33 GMT

Installation of the digital control system has begun at the ACP100 small modular reactor demonstration project at the Changjiang site on China's island province of Hainan, China National Nuclear Corporation has announced.


New Chinese reactor begins supplying power

Published: Wed, 10 Apr 2024 14:45:35 GMT

Fangchenggang unit 4 - the second demonstration Hualong One (HPR1000) reactor at the site in China's Guangxi Autonomous Region - has been connected to the grid, China General Nuclear announced.