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Russia starts installing MBIR control assembly

Published: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 15:48:02 GMT

The Volgodonsk branch of AEM Technology has completed the first stage of installation of the control assembly of the MBIR multipurpose sodium-cooled fast neutron research reactor.


Further US grant for Framatome EATF development

Published: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:43:01 GMT

Framatome has received a USD49 million, 28-month grant from the US Department of Energy to accelerate the development and commercialisation of enhanced accident tolerant fuel.


Wyoming uranium projects look to the future

Published: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:28:13 GMT

The Lost Creek in situ leach uranium project has produced a cumulative 2.7 million pounds U3O8 (1039 tU) since beginning operations in 2013 and could ramp up within six months, Ur-Energy said yesterday. Meanwhile, Uranium Energy Corp has announced a new consolidated mineral resource estimate for the Reno Creek project.


NuScale SMR to be considered for use in Jordan

Published: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:21:27 GMT

A joint feasibility study on the deployment of NuScale's small modular reactor in Jordan will be carried out through a memorandum of understanding signed between NuScale Power and the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission.


Vermont Yankee sale completed

Published: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:36:49 GMT

Entergy Corporation has completed the sale of Entergy Nuclear Vermont Yankee to subsidiaries of NorthStar Group Services, which will decommission the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station site.


IAEA holds knowledge management course in Latin America

Published: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:54:50 GMT

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) recently held its School of Nuclear Knowledge Management course in the Central American and Caribbean region for the first time. The event was held in Costa Rica on 3-7 December.


UK continues to prepare for Euratom exit

Published: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 12:25:24 GMT

Delivering the deal negotiated with the European Union "remains the government's top priority", the UK’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy said in an update on EU exit preparations on 11 January.


Diablo Canyon panel calls for accelerated decommissioning

Published: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 17:12:19 GMT

A panel set up as a forum to provide community input into matters related to the decommissioning of the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant has recommended that the two-unit plant be decommissioned within ten years of its 2025 shutdown.


Innovative technology enhances NuScale SMR safety

Published: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 16:01:03 GMT

NuScale Power and Ultra Electronics Energy have unveiled a new safety display and indication system for NuScale's small modular reactor which they say is the first application of field programmable gate array technology for real-time display and monitoring in the US commercial nuclear industry.


TVEL to supply fuel for China's fast-neutron reactor

Published: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 16:53:28 GMT

TVEL and CNLY have signed a contract for the supply of nuclear fuel for the CFR-600 sodium-cooled pool-type fast-neutron nuclear reactor under construction in Xiapu County, in China's Fujian province.