15 November 2017
Dominion Energy Virginia has notified the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) about its plan to renew operating licenses of the North Anna Power Station for an additional period of 20...
13 November 2017
The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) has completed the first phase of a pre-licensing vendor design review of Terrestrial Energy’s Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR) nuclear power plant design.
2 November 2017
Russia’s Rosatom has commenced construction on the second unit of Bushehr nuclear power plant (NPP) in Iran.
20 October 2017
AREVA NP has installed an advanced load following control (ALFC) system at the Goesgen nuclear power plant (NPP) in Switzerland to automatically adjust electricity generation.
9 October 2017
A 15-member team from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has observed a number of good practices at a United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) nuclear power plant located in Barakah, Abu...
3 October 2017
The US Energy Secretary Rick Perry has unveiled a conditional commitment to provide a $3.7bn loan to support the expansion of Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant in Georgia.
2 October 2017
US-based Westinghouse Electric Company has entered a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with turbine manufacturer PJSC Turboatom to increase the capacity of nuclear power plants in Ukraine.
25 September 2017
Fortum has restarted both units of the Loviisa nuclear power plant in Finland following conclusion of annual maintenance outages.
17 September 2017
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) has concluded rotational vibration testing of a 74in last stage rotating blade (LSB), which is designed for use in nuclear steam turbines.
13 September 2017
A new report from Rolls-Royce and its UK Small Modular Reactor (SMR) consortium partners has revealed that small-scale nuclear power plants have the potential to deliver electricity to British consumers...