Category Archives: Nuclear

Competition Heats Up for Poland’s Nuclear New Build

Competition Heats Up for Poland’s Nuclear New Build Westinghouse Signs Localization Agreements with Polish Firms Czechs Want to Scrap Deadlines in EU Plan for Green Nuclear Competition Heats Up for Poland’s Nuclear New Build A team composed of Westinghouse and … Continue reading

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Hyundai Inks $30M Equity Investment in USNC

South Korea / Hyundai Engineering Inks $30M Deal to Build USNC Reactors Japan /Mutsubishi Plans Load Following Reactor to Work with Renewables Japan / Clean Energy Strategy to Push Nuclear Technologies Brazil / Signs Agreement To Study Sites For New … Continue reading

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Is Saudi Arabia Closer to Releasing a Tender for New Nuclear?

Is Saudi Arabia Ready to Release a Tender for New Nuclear Rosatom to Complete MBIR Research Reactor by 2027 Russia to Build BN1200 by 2035 UAE Focusing on Nuclear Power-based Hydrogen Production Oklo Says the ‘Door Is Open’ to Resubmit … Continue reading

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$21 Million to Support a Stronger, Diverse Nuclear Field

MacArthur Foundation Awards $21 Million to 28 Groups for Diversity in Nuclear Energy Field American Nuclear Society Provides Repository Of Diversity, Equity, And Inclusion Editor Note: Monday 01/17/22 is Martin Luther King Day in the U.S. These announcements fit the … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabia Updates Plans to Mine Its Uranium Deposits

Saudi Arabia Updates Plans to Mine Its Uranium Deposits Following on a NYT August 2020 report that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) plans to use technical expertise from Chinese state-owned enterprises to process uranium ore from hard rock mines … Continue reading

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EU Nations Need EUR500 Billion for New Nuclear Reactors

EU Need “Colossal” Amounts of Funding for New Nuclear Reactors to Meet Climate Goals by 2050 France Expects Next Fleet of Reactors to Be Complete by 2035 Czech Republic to Launch Tender for 1200 MWe PWR for Dukovany Construction Begins … Continue reading

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IAEA Guide to Stakeholder Engagement for Nuclear Energy

(Press Release) To succeed, nuclear power and other nuclear projects need to engage with all relevant stakeholders, including the public. The IAEA has now released its first guide-level publication to support national efforts to engage with stakeholders throughout the life … Continue reading

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NRC Denies OKLO’s Application for a License

NRC Denies Oklo’s Application for a License What’s in the NRC Review? Why the NRC Did Not Proceed with its Technical Review of Oklo’s Application Oklo Says it Will Re-submit Its Application Cost of the Application Impact of the NRC … Continue reading

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A New Year’s Resolution for U.S. Nuclear Utilities

Welcome to 2022! This is my ‘new years resolution’ which I offer for adoption by publicly traded nuclear energy utilities in the U.S. These firms have communicated to shareholders and stakeholders about sustainability issues, including climate change, but what does … Continue reading

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UKAEA Issues Two Contracts Worth £7.5M for Fusion Energy

UKAEA Issues Two Contracts Worth £7.5 for Fusion Energy US DOE Announces 2nd Round of Fusion Energy Public / Private Projects New Website for Public Outreach on Fusion Energy UKAEA Issues Two Contracts Worth £7.5 for Fusion Energy World-leading experts … Continue reading

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