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AREVA deploys new system to automatically adjust Goesgen NPP’s electricity generation

AREVA NP has installed an advanced load following control (ALFC) system at the Goesgen nuclear power plant (NPP) in Switzerland to automatically adjust electricity...

AREVA deploys new system to automatically adjust Goesgen NPP’s electricity generation

EDF repairing pumping station pipes at 20 nuclear reactors

France-based utility EDF is providing maintenance work for pumping station pipes at 20 nuclear reactors to increase safety in preparation for future potential...

EDF repairing pumping station pipes at 20 nuclear reactors

Commissioning of Finland’s Olkiluoto 3 nuclear reactor delayed until May 2019

Operations at the Olkiluoto 3 (OL3) nuclear power plant facility in Finland have been postponed until May...

Commissioning of Finland’s Olkiluoto 3 nuclear reactor delayed until May 2019

IAEA assesses safety commitments at nuclear power plant, UAE

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...

IAEA assesses safety commitments at nuclear power plant, UAE

Tepco receives safety approval to restart Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear plant reactors

Japan’s Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) has secured an initial safety approval from the country’s Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) to restart two of seven 1,356MW capacity reactors...

Tepco receives safety approval to restart Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear plant reactors

US Government to provide $3.7bn loan to support Vogtle nuclear plant expansion

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...

US Government to provide $3.7bn loan to support Vogtle nuclear plant expansion

Westinghouse and Turboatom to increase nuclear power plant capacity in Ukraine

Westinghouse and Turboatom to increase nuclear power plant capacity in Ukraine

Fortum’s Loviisa nuclear power plant resumes operation after annual maintenance outage

Fortum’s Loviisa nuclear power plant resumes operation after annual maintenance outage

MHPS completes rotational vibration testing of new nuclear steam turbine blade

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...

MHPS completes rotational vibration testing of new nuclear steam turbine blade

New report supports small nuclear plants to produce low-cost electricity in UK

New report supports small nuclear plants to produce low-cost electricity in UK

NuScale Power submits Part II of loan guarantee application with USDOE

US-based NuScale Power has submitted Part II of its Title XVII loan guarantee application to the US Department of Energy...

NuScale Power submits Part II of loan guarantee application with USDOE

Georgia Power files recommendation to complete Vogtle nuclear plant expansion

US-based electric utility Georgia Power has filed a new recommendation with the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC) to proceed with construction of units three and four of the Vogtle...

Georgia Power files recommendation to complete Vogtle nuclear plant expansion

Ofgem seeks to reduce Hinkley Point network grid upgrade cost

UK-based energy regulator Ofgem is seeking to reduce the cost of the proposed £840m network grid upgrade programme that aims to connect the new Hinkley Point C nuclear power station in...

Ofgem seeks to reduce Hinkley Point network grid upgrade cost

First unit of Kudankulam nuclear power plant resumes operation

The first unit of Kudankulam nuclear power plant (KKNPP) has restarted operations after undergoing refuelling and maintenance for a period of around four...

First unit of Kudankulam nuclear power plant resumes operation

GEH partners with ARC Nuclear to commercialise advanced small modular reactor

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) has signed a new development agreement with Advanced Reactor Concepts (ARC Nuclear) to develop and license the ARC-100 advanced small modular reactor...

GEH partners with ARC Nuclear to commercialise advanced small modular reactor

Duke Energy Carolinas seeks to abandon Lee Nuclear project in US

Duke Energy has requested a cancellation of development for the Lee Nuclear power...

Duke Energy Carolinas seeks to abandon Lee Nuclear project in US

L3 MAPPS to upgrade simulator at DTE Energy’s Fermi 2 nuclear power plant

L3 MAPPS to upgrade simulator at DTE Energy’s Fermi 2 nuclear power plant

Georgia Power installs new steam generator at Vogtle nuclear plant expansion

Georgia Power installs new steam generator at Vogtle nuclear plant expansion

NRC approves TVA’s request to increase capacity of Browns Ferry nuclear plant

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has approved Tennessee Valley Authority’s (TVA) request to increase the power generation capacity of the Browns Ferry nuclear plant in Athens,...

NRC approves TVA’s request to increase capacity of Browns Ferry nuclear plant

ENEC installs major components at Unit 4 of Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, UAE

Emirates Nuclear Energy (ENEC) has installed the last major components of Unit 4 of Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates...

ENEC installs major components at Unit 4 of Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, UAE

New IAEA report presents estimates for nuclear power by 2050

New IAEA report presents estimates for nuclear power by 2050