• 3 August 2018

    Westinghouse purchase pulls it out of bankruptcy

    Asset management company Brookfield has finalised its acquisition of nuclear contractor Westinghouse Electric Company from Toshiba, marking its financial revival from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection as a restructured company.

  • 30 July 2018

    Ofgem approves Hinkley C power grid upgrade

    The National Grid has received approval from British energy regulator Ofgem to build a power grid upgrade connecting the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant in Somerset, UK.

  • 19 July 2018

    IAEA praises Niger’s nuclear energy commitment  

    An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) mission team says Niger has a ‘strong commitment’ to developing infrastructure for nuclear power programmes, following a review of the country’s nuclear infrastructure status.

  • 13 July 2018

    Austrian lawsuit against Hinkley Point C rejected

    The EU’s General Court has dismissed a case submitted by Austria against the European Commission’s (EC’s) approval of state aid for the planned Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant in...