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UK Gov’t Invests £100m In EDF’s £20bn Sizewell C Project

UK Gov’t  Invests £100m In EDF’s £20bn Sizewell C Project A Modest Proposal to Fund Sizewell C – A Very Big Deal Rolls-Royce Seeks Sites for SMRs in England and Wales UKAEA Seeks Sites for Fusion Power Plant EU Commissioner … 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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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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European Union Goes Green for Nuclear Energy

EU Goes Green for Nuclear Energy Poland Selects Site for 1st New Nuclear Reactor South Korean Presidential Candidate Calls for Nuclear Energy Exports South Korea Announces New Plan on Nuclear Fusion R&D Japanese Heavy Industries Sign On to Supply Chain … Continue reading

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DOE Establishes Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations

US DOE Establishes Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations DOE Loan Programs Office Backs Loan Guarantees US DOE Establishes Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations The US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the establishment of the Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations, … Continue reading

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Proposed Legislation Would End NRC Fees for Safety Reviews of Advanced Reactor Designs

Bill to Spur Nuclear Energy Innovation On 12/08/21 U.S. Rep Anthony Gonzalez (OH-16) and U.S. Rep. Elaine Luria (VA-02) introduced the Accelerating Nuclear Innovation through Fee Reform Act, H.R. 6154, legislation designed to accelerate innovation and catalyze private sector investment … Continue reading

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A Modest Proposal to Save the Versatile Test Reactor

Issue:  In mid August the House Appropriations Committee reported out a bill for 2022 with $1.7 billion in funding for Department of Energy programs, but it set zero funding for the versatile test reactor (VTR). The committee report did not … Continue reading

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INL & NASA Seek Industry Partners to Design a Nuclear Power Plant for the Moon

Battelle Energy Alliance, NASA Seek Industry Partners To Design Nuclear Power System For Lunar Applications NASA Thinks US Needs Nuclear-powered Spacecraft to Stay Ahead of China Utah State University’s Space Dynamics Laboratory wins $1 billion contract from AFRL for Space … Continue reading

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Southern Launches Molten Chloride Reactor Effort

Southern Nuclear Team To Build, Operate a Molten Chloride Reactor at INL Oklo Teams Up with Centrus to Produce U.S.-based HALEU Fuel Supply Kazakhstan / Nuclear Fuel Assembly Manufacturing Plant Opens In Joint Venture With China NuScale, Prodigy and Kinectrics … Continue reading

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NuScale Opens Effort to Sell / Build SMRs in Romania

NuScale Opens Effort to Sell / Build SMRs in Romania Bulgaria Signs MOU with Fluor for NuScale SMRs U.S. State Department Offers $25M to Support Using Nuclear Energy to Replace Coal INL – Microreactors Could Replace Diesel Generators Helion Fusion … Continue reading

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