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Flagship reactor projects delayed in U.S. and China

Commercial operation dates for Vogtle Units 3 & 4 in Georgia (1150 MW Westinghouse AP1000s) have been pushed back again this time to December 2019 and September 2020 respectively. The units are now over three years late Completion of two … Continue reading

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An Up & Down Week for Developers of Advanced Reactors

In Washington, DC, the Third Way, a think tank, hosted a meeting of some of the country’s best thinkers, leaders, funders, and doers in the field of development advanced reactors. Cheerleading is helpful, but the proof will be in federal … Continue reading

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US Industry Consortium Calls For SMR Investments

(NucNet) Private companies have invested over $1bn in the development of small modular reactors (SMRs), but more investment through public-private partnerships is needed to assure that SMRs are a viable option in the mid-2020s, the US-based SMR Start industry consortium … Continue reading

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Fate of Toshiba’s Nuclear Projects Remains Uncertain

The company’s self-inflicted troubles, caused by cooking the books and mismanagement of its major acquisitions in the nuclear sector, have impacted projects in the U.S., the U.K., and India. The firm said it would exit the nuclear business worldwide. After … Continue reading

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Third Way Advanced Nuclear Showcase Feb 21

Third Way is hosting the second annual Advanced Nuclear Summit on February 21, 2017 in Washington, DC.  The entire event will be live streamed and feature opportunities to hear directly from leaders in nuclear innovation and industry, and participate in … Continue reading

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Campaigning for Clean Air & Nuclear Energy

Your voice in the energy debates: Learn how to support nuclear power. Award-winning author Meredith Joan Angwin guides you in your pro-nuclear advocacy, from a day when you are quietly typing at your computer to the day when you might … Continue reading

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India Goes Large in Plans to Build Next Round of Reactors

All future foreign nuclear reactors to be 1200 MW or more (Press Trust India) The government has decided that all future foreign atomic reactors in India will have a capacity to generate 1200 MW and above, in a bid to … Continue reading

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