Category Archives: Nuclear

Oklo Continues Its Pursuit of an NRC License

Oklo Continues Its Pursuit of an NRC License SaskPower Chooses Two SMR Sites to Build on in 2030s Czech Republic Targets Temelin Site for 1st SMR by 2032 China and Argentina Dispute Over Fuel Delays $8B Nuclear Deal Third Barakah … Continue reading

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Estonia’s Fermi-Energia Releases Tender for SMRs

Estonia’s Fermi-Energia Releases Tender for SMRs China Approves Four New Nuclear Reactors for $$11.5B Japan to Draft  Nuclear Fusion Strategy to Keep Pace with Global Developments Japan Joins with UK Partners to Develop HTGR Design Japan’s Nuclear Regulator Throws Cold … Continue reading

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Holtec in Pursuit of Re-Starting Palisades Nuclear Plant

* Holtec in Pursuit of Re-Starting Palisades Nuclear Plant * Westinghouse Submits Bid to Poland to Build Three AP1000s * Ghana Takes Next Steps Toward Nuclear Energy * MOUs are Hot for Nuclear Deals Across Europe ** GE Hitachi Nuclear … Continue reading

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Diablo Canyon is Saved For Now

Diablo Canyon Saved For Now Swiss Politicians Form Lobby Group To Call End Nuclear Plant Phaseout Boris Johnson Writes $809M Check for Sizewell C UK Government Grants $4M in Funding For Advanced Reactor Development Hyundai, Ultra Safe Nuclear Sign Micro … Continue reading

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Japan’s PM Kishida Launches a Major Push for Nuclear Energy

Japan’s PM Kishida Launches Major Push for Nuclear Energy South Korea Signs $2.25 billion Deal for Egyptian Nuclear Project India Continues Its Commitment to Build 700 MWe PHWRs with Two More X-energy Completes $40 Million DOE Project Milestone Holtec Ramps … Continue reading

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Effort to Save Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant Hits Headwinds

Effort to Save Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant Hits Headwinds TerraPower Raises $750 Million in Equity Funding Ultra Safe Nuclear Opens Pilot Nuclear Fuel Plant HALEU Fuel Funding in Biden Energy Climate Legislation Survey – Utilities Could Add 90 GWe of … Continue reading

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China Startup – a Thorium-powered Molten-salt Reactor

China to Start Operations for a Thorium-powered Molten-salt Reactor Terrestrial Energy Signs Agreement for IMSR Deployment in Alberta Brief History of Reactor Design Efforts Related to Canada’s Tar Sands Deep Isolation / Amentum Form to Commercialize Nuclear Waste Disposal Technology … Continue reading

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IAEA’s Grossi Briefs UN Security Council on Zaporizhzhia NPP

Ukraine / IAEA’s Grossi Tells UN ‘Time Is Of Essence’ at Occupied Zaporizhzhia NPP G7 Demands Russia Hand Over Zaporizhzhia Global Nuclear Community Calls for Immediate IAEA Access to Zaporizhzhia NPP IAEA Briefs UN Security Council on Zaporizhzhia NPP (NucNet … Continue reading

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NRC Authorizes Vogtle Unit 3 Fuel Loading and Operation

NRC Authorizes Vogtle Unit 3 Fuel Loading and Operation Senate approves Caputo, Crowell for NRC Seats Nuclear Startup Last Energy Lands Polish MOU TVA And GEH Sign Agreement To Begin Design And Licensing Of SMRs ARC Canada Partners With CNL … Continue reading

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Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant Under Fire

News Headlines Paint an Alarming Picture of a Potential Nuclear Disaster Note to Readers – this is a rapidly evolving new story. Use Google News for updates.  (search string) 08/08/22 – Radiation levels remain normal after shelling at nuclear plant, … Continue reading

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