Nuclear energy venture TerraPower is collaborating with GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy on the...
TerraPower joins US Versatile Test Reactor project
Nuclear energy venture TerraPower is collaborating with GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy on the design and construction of the Versatile Test Reactor (VTR) for the US Department of Energy (DoE).
Debate: is nuclear clean enough for the EU’s green funding?
In September, the European Council ruled that nuclear power is eligible for an EU scheme intended to fund green power sources. While nuclear lacks the environmental footprint of energy sources such as coal and oil, its green credentials have been questioned by countries such as Germany and Austria, who object to funding being diverted towards nuclear power from renewable energy sources. JP Casey and Umar Ali consider the two sides of the debate.
And justice for all: new issue of Future Power Technology
In this issue: the need for an energy transition to deliver social change, California’s renewable infrastructure challenges, the power of PPAs, and more.
Cleaning works begin at UK’s Berkeley nuclear power station
Nuclear waste removal works at the UK’s Berkeley power station have begun three decades after the site decommissioning.
Is floating nuclear power a good idea?
Floating nuclear power promises to provide a steady source of energy at hard-to-reach locations, but at the same time the dangers inherent in nuclear power make some question whether it’s safe enough for areas where help is hard to find. Is floating nuclear power really a good idea? Yoana Cholteeva investigates.
SIFCO Process® Selective Plating
It's critical to enhance component efficiency, longevity and protection, or to repair equipment. And unlike conventional methods such as tank platin the Sifco process isn't slow or inconvenient.
Follow the leader: new issue of Future Power Technology out now
In this issue: the UK's quest to lead on nuclear fusion, delayed ambitions for US offshore wind, assessing Angela Merkel's clean legacy, and more.
Does the European Pressurised Reactor have a future?
The world’s second third-generation European Pressurised Reactor has gone online in China, bucking the trend of lengthy delays and overspend that has plagued three other EPR projects. Can the recent Chinese success story save the technology’s reputation or is it already too late? We investigate.
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