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Kazakhstan continues discussions with EDF

Published: Fri, 27 Jan 2023 16:04:01 GMT

Kazakhstan is continuing discussions with French company EDF including proposals for an EPR-1200 reactor, the Kazakh Ministry of Energy has confirmed. EDF is one of four potential nuclear suppliers the country is now considering.


Companies pool resources to manufacture TRISO fuel

Published: Fri, 27 Jan 2023 15:21:26 GMT

A joint venture between Framatome and Ultra Safe Nuclear Corporation plans to manufacture commercial quantities of TRISO fuel particles and fuel for advanced reactor designs.
 


CEZ recruits for its new build plans

Published: Thu, 26 Jan 2023 16:30:01 GMT

New build in the Czech Republic will lead the utility ČEZ to almost double its nuclear workforce. The company said its nuclear teams will grow by 2600 over the next ten years.


NA-SA creates investment opportunity for Atucha I

Published: Fri, 27 Jan 2023 12:42:13 GMT

A financial trust has been opened in Argentina to support sustainable investment in two nuclear energy projects. Investments made in the new Solidarity Financial Trust of Public Infrastructure NA-SA IV will go to enable the licence extension for Atucha I as well as the construction of a dry storage facility for used fuel.


UK minister joins Rolls-Royce SMR for Czech visit

Published: Fri, 27 Jan 2023 14:54:59 GMT

UK trade minister Greg Hands said he hoped discussions held during his visit with senior Rolls-Royce SMR executives could "lead to exciting opportunities". The Czech Republic has plans for small modular reactors, with a number of different firms in talks over options.


Regulator endorses continued operation of Loviisa plant

Published: Thu, 26 Jan 2023 14:11:16 GMT

Fortum is capable of continuing to safely operate the Loviisa nuclear power plant until 2050, Finland's Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority has told the country's Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment. The government is expected to issue a decision on extending the two-unit plant's operating licence in the coming months.


French market watchdog puts EDF takeover on hold

Published: Thu, 26 Jan 2023 15:35:37 GMT

The French Financial Markets Authority has suspended the state's full takeover of EDF until the Paris Court of Appeal rules on a lawsuit brought by minority shareholders in EDF challenging the deal.


Podcast: Focus on uranium, plus India's nuclear history - and 2023 lookahead

Published: Fri, 30 Dec 2022 11:44:36 GMT

World Nuclear Association Director General Sama Bilbao y León sets out her hopes for the industry in 2023 - and Sprott's John Ciampaglia discusses the uranium market.


MoU strengthens Canadian nuclear research

Published: Thu, 26 Jan 2023 15:40:10 GMT

The memorandum of understanding between Canadian Nuclear Laboratories and the TRIUMF particle accelerator centre aims to foster closer ties between the two nuclear research organisations and leverage their complementary activities as they explore and pursue collaboration opportunities in nuclear and materials science and technology.


Components ready for fifth Kudankulam unit

Published: Thu, 26 Jan 2023 16:12:03 GMT

Major equipment for India's Kudankulam 5 is complete at the factory of the Russian supplier, Atommash. The reactor pressure vessel was assembled in a trial and the pressuriser passed crucial tests.