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GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy form nuclear decommissioning alliance with Bechtel
GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) and Bechtel announced the formation of an alliance to offer decommissioning and dismantlement services for nuclear power plants in Germany and Sweden.
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Deep energy transformation needed by 2050 to limit increasing global temperature, says IEA
Limiting the rise in global mean temperature to well below 2°C would require an energy transition of exceptional scope, depth and speed, according to an analysis by the International Energy Agency (IEA), including a doubling of annual average energy-related investments from current levels.
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European Commission approves Belgium’s support for nuclear power reactors
By EBR Staff Writer
The European Commission (EC) has confirmed that the Belgium government’s support to long-term operation of three nuclear power reactors is in line with EU state aid rules.
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X-energy begins conceptual design phase for Xe-100 advanced reactor
X Energy has commenced the conceptual design phase for its Xe-100 high temperature gas-cooled (HTGR) pebble bed modular reactor.
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Amec Foster secures contract for EDF’s UK nuclear plants
By EBR Staff Writer
Amec Foster Wheeler has been awarded a new contract worth £125m to deliver long-term support to EDF Energy in running its nuclear power plants in the UK.
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GEH, ARC Nuclear partner to develop advanced small modular reactor
By EBR Staff Writer
GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) has collaborated with Advanced Reactor Concepts (ARC Nuclear) to develop an advanced small modular reactor (aSMR).
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James Fisher Nuclear's New inspection tool provides vital information for EDF-Energy
James Fisher Nuclear (JFN) is celebrating another substantial contract, with the award of a commission from electricity generator EDF-Energy to produce inspection tools that will use innovative eddy current technology to assess the condition of the graphite cores across their fleet of nuclear reactors to a level that has not previously been possible.
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Top nuclear power pros and cons
Nuclear power is regarded as one of the prominent sources of energy with a huge potential. As nuclear power plants emit low greenhouse gas emissions, the energy is seen as environmentally friendly. Using a nuclear fission reaction, the power plants produce high amount of electricity with uranium as fuel. Although nuclear energy offers various advantages, concerns have been raised over the disposal of radioactive waste and harmful radiations from the nuclear plants.
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Siemens develops 3D-printed component for Krško nuclear power plant in Slovenia
By EBR Staff Writer
Siemens has designed, manufactured and commissioned a 3D-printed part in a Krško nuclear power plant in Slovenia.
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EU clears Hungary's financial support for planned €12.5bn Paks II nuclear project
By EBR Staff Writer
The European Commission (EC) has approved Hungary's investment in the construction of two new nuclear reactors, each with 1200MW capacity, in the country with support from Russian firm Rosatom.
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US NRC to conduct special inspection at Cooper nuclear station
The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) will conduct a special inspection at the Cooper Nuclear Station to review operator errors that affected a safety-related heat removal system.
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IAEA delivers report on nuclear power infrastructure development to Kazakhstan
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) delivered the final report of a mission that reviewed Kazakhstan’s infrastructure development for a nuclear power program.
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Tajikistan, Russia sign deal for peaceful use of atomic energy
An agreement on cooperation in peaceful uses of atomic energy has been signed between the government of the Tajikistan and Russia.
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UK team to develop robots to work in nuclear facilities
The cost of cleaning up the UK’s existing nuclear facilities has been estimated to be between £95bn and £219bn over the next 120 years or so.
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IAEA completes safety review at Doel nuclear power plant in Belgium
An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of nuclear safety experts today completed an assessment of long-term operational safety at the Doel Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) Unit 1 and 2 in Belgium.
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