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NuScale gets Letter of Intent for 2500MW Project in South Africa from US Development Finance Agency

The United States International Development Finance Corp. (DFC) has signed a letter of intent to support NuScale Power LLC, a U.S. nuclear energy technology firm, to develop 2,500 megawatts of power in South Africa based on its 60MW SMR. The … Continue reading

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DOE Awards UAMPS $1.355 Billion for NuScale SMR in Idaho

DOE Cost-share Award of $1.355 billion Approved for UAMPS NuScale SMR in Idaho Framatome and General Atomics In Joint Effort to Build Fast SMR Canadian Government Invests in SMR Commercialization Plan Terrestrial Energy USA and Centrus Energy Partner on Fuel … Continue reading

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DOE Awards $80M each to TerraPower, X-Energy for ARDP

U.S. Department of Energy Announces $160 million in First Awards Under Advanced Reactor Demonstration Program The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today (10/13/20)) announced it has selected two U.S.-based teams to receive $160 million in initial funding under the new … Continue reading

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Ontario Power Boosts Prospects for Three SMRs

Ontario Power Boosts Prospects for Three SMRs Bruce Power & Westinghouse Team Up for SMRs Cernavoda / US And Romania To Sign $8B Agreements For New Reactors CANDU Owners Group, Nuclear Energy Agency to collaborate on PHWRs UK / UK … Continue reading

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Is There New Hope for UK’s Wylfa Nuclear Project?

Is There New Hope for UK Wylfa Nuclear Project? UK / Head Of EDF ‘Demands Clarity’ on Funding For New Nuclear Projects include Sizewell C China Launches CAP1400 a New Generation III Reactor Design US / DC Based Energy Impact … Continue reading

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Big News for Nuclear Energy in Small Packages

Netherlands Looks to SMRs for Green Energy Policy Finland SMR Project Aims to Build Them for District Heating and Export Micro-Reactor Startup Radiant Raises $1.2M in Angel Funding X-energy Signs Agreement with Hatch to Promote Canadian SMR Development Other Nuclear … Continue reading

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Webinar: National Reactor Innovation Center 9/29 5:00 PM ET

The National Reactor Innovation Center (NRIC) launches the first webinar in its series “What Inspires Us”. This 90-minute webinar will be moderated by Ashley Finan, director of the National Reactor Information Center. She will be joined by Mark Peters, Idaho … Continue reading

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Hitachi Calls it Quits for UK Wylfa Nuclear Project

Hitachi Ends Its Engagement at Wylfa Rolls Royce to Offer Mid-size Reactor as a Lifeline for Wylfa Site Nuclear Essential to Hydrogen Future, says LucidCatalyst Hitachi Calls it Quits for UK Wylfa Nuclear Project UK / Hitachi Confirms Plans To … Continue reading

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TerraPower Teams with Centrus Energy to Produce HALEU Fuel

TerraPower and Centrus Propose HALEU Facility CNL and Terrestrial Energy to Collaborate on IMSR Power Plant DOE Heads North to Alaska to Work on Micro Reactors World Nuclear Association Appoints Sama Bilbao y León, Ph.D as New Director General UAE … Continue reading

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NASA Seeks Industry Proposals for Compact Nuclear Power Systems to be Used in Exploration of the Moon and Mars

NASA Seeks Industry Proposals to Put Nuclear Reactors on Moon and Mars General Atomic Delivers Nuclear Propulsion Plans To NASA Framatome Partners with ADAGOS to Use AI in Nuclear Engineering CNL Announces SMR Research Partnership with Kairos Power Approval Granted … Continue reading

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