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Investment in new nuclear declines to five-year low

Global energy investment fell for the third consecutive year in 2017, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA). Investment in nuclear power declined by nearly 45% last year to USD17 billion. Although spending on new reactors reached the lowest level in five years, investment on upgrades of existing units increased.

read more... 19/07/2018


GB offshore 'could hit 43GW'

Offshore wind capacity in the UK could hit 43GW by 2050, up from 6GW last year, according to a new report from the National Grid.

read more... 16/07/2018


Russia, China ink four nuclear deals in Bejing

Russia and China signed the biggest package of contracts in the history of the two countries' nuclear partnership, according to Russia's state nuclear company Rosatom on Friday.

read more... 11/06/2018


France to develop nuclear cooperation in Brazil

French utility company EDF and Brazilian state power company Eletrobras signed a memorandum of understanding to promote cooperation in nuclear power in Brazil, according to Eletrobras on Wednesday.

read more... 08/06/2018


World's 1st floating nuke plant in situ for fuel loading

The world's first floating nuclear power plant (FNPP), Akademik Lomonosov, arrived in Murmansk in the northwest of Russia for fuel loading, according to Russia's State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom on Saturday.

read more... 22/05/2018