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Dan Yurman ~ For breaking nuclear news follow me on Twitter @djysrv or https://www.twitter.com/djysrv ~ About this blog and disclaimers for NeutronBytes Blog ~ https://neutronbytes.com/2014/08/31/welcome-post/ ~ Email me: neutronbytes [at] gmail [dot] com ~ Mobile via Google Voice 216-369-7194 ~ I am not active on Facebook. ~ Header Image Credit: http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap110904.html ~ ** Emails sent by readers about blog posts are considered to be comments for publication unless otherwise noted. ** The content of this blog is protected by copyright laws of the U.S. "Fair use" provisions apply. The RSS feed is for personal use only unless otherwise explicitly granted.

EDF Makes Its Best Offer to NPCIL for Six EPRs at Jaitapur

France’s EDF Makes Best office to India for Six EPR Could Small-Scale Nuclear Power Be a Part of Alaska’s Future Energy Mix? Russia / Construction Start of Brest-OD-300 Pilot Plant NRC Wants to Know if Computers Can Think About Nuclear … Continue reading

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Updated: A Role for Reference Designs and Standards to Speed up Time for Market for Advanced Nuclear Reactors

This is a summary of my comments made during a webinar hosted by the Global American Business Institute (GABI) on 4/22/21. The YouTube video of the Zoom session is online. In November 2018 Energy Central posted a question about success … Continue reading

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TRISO Fuel Successfully Fabricated in Canada

Canadian National Laboratory Successfully Fabricates Advanced Small Modular Reactor Fuel Canada / Power Companies’ Feasibility Study Says SMRs Can Be Economically Competitive USA Preparing To Lead Advanced Nuclear Fuel Supply, Says Korsnick China Gives Green Light To New Russian Nuclear … Continue reading

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Facilitating the Next-Generation Nuclear Renaissance, Standardization, Design, and Cross-Sector Considerations

Register herehttps://bit.ly/3wFeo5k  If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Alan Ahn at alanahn@thegabi.com. Thank you always for your interest and support. Reference Blog Post:Speeding Up Time to Market: A Role for Standards and Reference Designs for Advanced Nuclear Reactors in the U.S. … Continue reading

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NuScale Power gets $40M Investment from Japanese EPC

NuScale Power gets $40M Equity Investment from a Japanese Firm that Will Also Be Its EPC NuScale Power announced April 5 on that it has completed an investment and strategic partnership agreement with JGC Holdings Corporation (JGC HD), a holding … Continue reading

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X-Energy Signs MOU to Build XE-100 at Richland, WA, Site

X-Energy Signs MOU to Build Advanced Reactor at Richland, WA, Site China Begins New Builds of Two New 1000 MWe Hualong One Reactors At Changjiang OPG Collaborating with Moltex to Study Clean Energy Solutions BWXT Awarded Additional Nuclear Thermal Propulsion … Continue reading

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Centrus Aims for HALEU Production by 2022

Haleu Fuel / US Production Could Begin ‘By Next Year’ Lightbridge Sets Priorities for SMR Fuel Development Olkiluoto-3 / Finland’s Regulator Issues Fuel Loading Permit For EPR Unit Japan’s Nuclear Regulatory Agency Spikes TEPCO Plans to Restart 7-Unit Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Plant … Continue reading

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Moltex Gets $50.5M CDN in Gov’t Grants for its Advanced SMR

Moltex Receives $50.5M in Canadian Government  Grants for its Advanced SMR DOD Eyes 2023 for Decision to Build Micro Reactors CEZ Can’t Make Up Its Mind About Who Can Bid on 1200 MWe Nuclear New Build at Dukovany France / … Continue reading

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Barakah / UAE Regulator Grants Operating License For Unit 2

Barakah / UAE Regulator Grants Operating License For Unit 2 India / Government Pushing Ahead With Ambitious Plan For 10 New Nuclear Reactors Czech Nuclear Regulator Grants Site License For Up To Two Reactors At Dukovany Poland Eyes Coal Site … Continue reading

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X-Energy Signs on to DOE ARDP for $80M in Initial Funding

X-Energy Signs on for ARDP and $80M in Initial Funding China  Five-Year-Plan Includes Proposals For Up to 20 New Reactors China Commits to the ACP100 Small Modular Reactor Tvel / Russian Company Starts Fuel Facility For China’s CFR-600 Fast Neutron … Continue reading

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