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Australia officially joins International Collaboration on Next Gen Nuclear Energy Systems
Australia has been officially welcomed to the Generation IV International Forum (GIF) Framework Agreement, a partnership through which we will contribute to international work on the development of future nuclear energy technologies.
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NRA gives conditional approval for TEPCO to restart two nuclear reactors
By EBR Staff Writer
Japan’s Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) has given a conditional approval to Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) for the restart of two reactors of its 8GW Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear power plant in Niigata Prefecture.
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Largest uranium producing countries in the world
By EBR Staff Writer
Nuclear power is gaining popularity as the world tries to meet increased demand for electricityfrom non-carbon sources. Nuclear power is a result of heat generated through the fission process of atoms. The most common fuel used in conventional nuclear fission power stations is uranium, a silvery-white radioactive metal in the actinide series of the periodic table.
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FirstEnergy to sell 1.6GW of power generation assets in US
By EBR Staff Writer
FirstEnergy has entered into a revised agreement with a subsidiary of LS Power Equity Partners III to sell 1,615MW natural gas and hydroelectric generation assets for $825m.
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GSE Systems to receive Gain Nuclear Energy Voucher for Advanced Nuclear Technology Innovation
GSE Systems has announced that it was awarded a nuclear energy voucher from the Gateway for Accelerated Innovation in Nuclear (GAIN).
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Georgia Power to proceed with Vogtle nuclear power plant expansion
Georgia Power has announced plans to proceed with the construction of the Vogtle nuclear expansion project near Augusta, Georgia.
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Bechtel selected to complete construction of US nuclear plant expansion
Bechtel has been selected by Georgia Power to complete construction of the two-reactor expansion of a nuclear power plant near Augusta, Georgia.
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Westinghouse applauds recommendation to continue Vogtle AP1000 nuclear plant units
Westinghouse Electric Company has applauded Georgia Power's recommendation to the Georgia Public Service Commission to support completion of the two Westinghouse AP1000 nuclear power plant units currently under construction at Plant Vogtle in Waynesboro, Georgia, USA.
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Ofgem responds to National Grid’s proposed network upgrade to connect Hinkley Point C nuclear power station
Ofgem has said that an upgrade to the high-voltage grid is needed to connect the new nuclear plant at Hinkley Point, but considers that the costs to consumers of the upgrade can be reduced.
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KEPCO ships Darlington Nuclear Power Plant Unit 2 final reactor
On August 28, the company shipped a final reactor component to be installed at Smalley, Chicago, USA, in Darlington, Canada.
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IAEA launches low enriched uranium bank in Kazakhstan
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), with the Government of Kazakhstan and the Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI), launched a new low enriched uranium (LEU) bank in Kazakhstan.
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Settlement announced in suit challenging nuclear fuel storage at San Onofre
The parties in a lawsuit challenging the permit which allows for temporary storage of used nuclear fuel at the San Onofre nuclear plant have settled the case and will not proceed to hearing on September 8, as scheduled.
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Balfour Beatty secures tunneling contract for EDF’s Hinkley Point C nuclear
International infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has been chosen by EDF Energy as preferred bidder for the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station tunnelling and marine works package.
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Amec Foster Wheeler wins nuclear waste framework contracts worth £4m
Amec Foster Wheeler has secured two framework contracts from the company that manages the UK’s lower level radioactive waste.
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Westinghouse to provide fuel to PSEG's Salem Nuclear Generating Station through continued partnership
Westinghouse Electric Company announced that it has signed a nuclear fuel contract extension with PSEG, a major supplier of nuclear power in New Jersey, to continue providing fuel assemblies for both units at the Salem Nuclear Generating Station.
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