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OneAIM secures £160m contract to support reprocessing plants at Sellafield nuclear site
OneAIM, the joint venture between Amec Foster and Interserve, has secured a £160m framework contract to support reprocessing plants and facilities at the Sellafield nuclear site in Cumbria, in the UK.
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SCE asks California's regulator to affirm San Onofre Nuclear plant settlement
Southern California Edison notified the California Public Utilities Commission that the parties in the San Onofre nuclear plant closure settlement were unable to reach agreement on possible changes to the settlement unanimously approved by the CPUC in 2014.
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CNNC promotes nuclear power projects with Argentina
Wang Shoujun, chairman of China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), met with Argentine President Mauricio Macri to hold talks concerning the construction of a fourth and fifth nuclear power plant in Argentina on Aug 3.
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Tianwan NPP has obtained permission for fuel loading
On 09 August 2017 NNSA (National Nuclear Safety Administration of China) issued official permit for the loading of nuclear fuel into the reactor of power unit No 3 of Tianwan NPP.
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GE inks multiyear service agreement for Daya Bay nuclear power base in China
By EBR Staff Writer
GE has inked a 12-year agreement with Daya Bay Nuclear Power Operations and Management (DNMC) to help boost reliability and profitability of three Chinese nuclear power plants.
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NEI opposes Texas’ bid for nuclear waste fund reimbursements
The Nuclear Energy Institute this week filed a brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit opposing Texas’s March 2017 lawsuit that challenges the failure of the US Department of Energy and the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission to complete licensing the Yucca Mountain used fuel repository.
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India, Russia sign contracts for third stage of Kudankulam nuclear plant
By EBR Staff Writer
Russia’s JSC Atomstroyexport and the Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL) have signed contracts to advance the stage 3 of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant (NPP) in India.
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ABB opens new office in Namibia
ABB entrenches its commitment in Southern Africa by opening a new 2 200 m² facility in Windhoek, Namibia, which increases the company’s capacity to supply, maintain and service products to the local market and neighbouring countries such as Zambia and Angola.
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SCE&G, Santee Cooper scrap plans to build nuclear units for VC Summer facility
By EBR Staff Writer
South Carolina Electric & Gas Company (SCE&G) and Santee Cooper have announced their decision to abandon their previous plans of building two new nuclear reactors at the VC Summer Nuclear Station in South Carolina.
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Mitsubishi to acquire stake in reorganised Areva's nuclear business
By EBR Staff Writer
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has agreed to acquire a 19.5% stake for an undisclosed sum in a new company that will be formed through the reorganization of Areva Group.
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Toshiba to pay $2.2bn compensation to quit US nuclear power project
By EBR Staff Writer
Toshiba has agreed to pay $2.168bn as compensation for quitting from fulfilling a contract to build two nuclear reactors for a US project owned by South Carolina Electric & Gas Company (SCE&G) and Santee Cooper.
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Worst nuclear power disasters
Though nuclear power is one of the high potential energy sources, any accidents at the generation sites can cause severe damage to the nearby places. The vast amount of nuclear waste created by power plants can lead to high radiation and raise temperature levels. Any mishandling of radioactive material used in the nuclear power can pose potential risks to the environment and health of human beings.
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CNNC builds world's first HTGR fuel elements production line
The world’s first high-temperature gas-cooled reactor (HTGR) fuel elements production line was established by CNNC as 200,000 spherical fuel components successfully rolled off the assembly line on July 17.
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CNNC extends Sino-Saudi nuclear collaboration
China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) convened the Saudi uranium and thorium resources evaluation symposium in conjunction with the first coordinating committee conference on Sino-Saudi nuclear energy cooperative projects in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region on July 17.
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Westinghouse and partners get $7.5m funding from DOE for nuclear research
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected Westinghouse Electric Company and university research partners to receive a total of $7.5m in funding to advance nuclear innovation in a number of areas.
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