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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.


France and Bulgaria to strengthen nuclear energy cooperation

Published: Thu, 22 Feb 2024 12:26:24 GMT

French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire and Bulgaria's Energy Minister Rumen Radev have signed a declaration of intent to establish bilateral cooperation in the field of nuclear energy, including the areas of nuclear construction programmes, small modular reactors and development of a European supply chain.


Feasibility for AP1000s at Borssele to be studied

Published: Wed, 21 Feb 2024 13:27:41 GMT

Westinghouse Electric Company has been awarded a contract by the Dutch government to conduct a technical feasibility study on the deployment of two AP1000 reactors at the Borssele nuclear power plant site. It comes as the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate launches a consultation on the siting of the reactors.


Economic impact of nuclear to southeast USA highlighted

Published: Wed, 21 Feb 2024 15:27:25 GMT

The nuclear energy industry in southeast USA generates an annual economic impact of almost USD43 billion, supporting 152,598 jobs and generating USD13.7 billion in labour income, says a study released by the Southeast Nuclear Advisory Council.


Kyoto Fusioneering and UKAEA sign collaboration agreement

Published: Wed, 21 Feb 2024 15:02:41 GMT

The UK Atomic Energy Authority and the private Japanese fusion technology company Kyoto Fusioneering have signed an agreement which aims to advance tritium breeding blanket technology from its conceptual stage towards commercialisation.


Russia, Venezuela discuss cooperation on peaceful use of nuclear

Published: Wed, 21 Feb 2024 12:28:52 GMT

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said after talks with Venezuelan counterpart Yván Gil that they had discussed expanding bilateral cooperation in a range of areas including energy, medicine, space exploration and agriculture.