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Rolls-Royce to provide nuclear digital analytics service for PSEG
Rolls-Royce has signed a four-year contract to provide US nuclear utility operator, PSEG, with digital analytics service to help drive greater plant efficiency.
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US nuclear facilities could extend operating life to 80 years, IAEA says
Extending the life of a nuclear power plant is more economical than building a new one, says International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
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California regulators approve retirement of 2.2GW Diablo Canyon nuclear plant
By EBR Staff Writer
The California regulators have approved Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s (PG&E) request to decommission the 2,256MW Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant by 2025.
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Types of nuclear waste that release radioactivity
Though nuclear energy is regarded as one of the prominent sources of energy with a huge potential, waste generated from nuclear activity can pose a significant risk to the environment if it is not properly handled.
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New Areva, CNNC sign key agreement for $12bn nuclear reprocessing facility
By EBR Staff Writer
French nuclear and renewable energy group New Areva has signed a memorandum of commercial agreement with Chinese partner China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) for the construction of €10bn ($12bn) nuclear fuel reprocessing facility in China.
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EDF completes cold functional test phase of 1.6GW Flamanville EPR
By EBR Staff Writer
Electricite de France (EDF) has completed the cold functional test phase of a 1,650MW European Pressurized Reactor (EPR), which will be third unit of the Flamanville Nuclear Power Plant in France.
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US NRC approves safety aspect to NuScale's Advanced Reactor Design
The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has concluded that application of NuScale Power’s novel safety design approach eliminates the need for class 1E power for its small modular reactor (SMR).
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Brookfield Asset Management to acquire Toshiba’s Westinghouse for $4.6bn
By EBR Staff Writer
Canada’s Brookfield Asset Management, together with institutional partners, has agreed to acquire Westinghouse Electric, the bankrupt nuclear services company, from Toshiba for $4.6bn.
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MHI completes investment into France's Framatome
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has completed investment into Framatome, a French company that designs and manufactures nuclear power plant (NPP) equipment and systems and renamed from New NP.
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Dominion Energy to acquire Scana for $14.6bn
By EBR Staff Writer
Dominion Energy has agreed to acquire troubled US-based energy firm Scana in a $14.6bn all-stock merger deal including debt.
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ENEC advances construction development of Barakah nuclear energy plant
The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has completed a series of important milestones in the construction development of its Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, including the energization of the switchyards for Units 3 and 4, energization of Unit 2 Main Power Transformer (MTR), Excitation Transformer and Unit Auxiliary Power Transformers (UAT).
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France’s EDF completes acquisition of 75.5% stake in New NP
By EBR Staff Writer
French state-owned utility EDF has completed the acquisition of 75.5% stake in Areva NP's subsidiary New NP.
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Rosatom completes power startup of unit 3 of Tianwan nuclear power plant in China
By EBR Staff Writer
Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom has completed power start-up of third power unit of the Tianwan Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) located in Lianyungang City, about 250km north of Shanghai.
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SCE&G asks regulators to withdraw operating licenses for VC Summer nuclear units
By EBR Staff Writer
South Carolina Electric & Gas Company (SCE&G) has filed a formal request with the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to withdraw the combined operating licenses (COLs) for the unfinished two new nuclear reactors at the VC Summer Nuclear Station in South Carolina.
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Georgia Power will move forward with Vogtle 3 & 4 project
Georgia Power received unanimous approval from the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC) to complete Vogtle 3 & 4 near Waynesboro, Georgia – the nation's first new nuclear units in 30 years.
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