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Romania's Cernavoda NPP shuts down Unit 1 for remediation works

Romania's Cernavoda nuclear power plant (NPP) has shut down its Unit 1 in a controlled manner on Wednesday morning for remediation works to a process parameter, Cernavoda operator Nuclearelectrica said.

read more... 19/09/2019

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US, Russia eye potential nuclear power project in Slovenia - PM Sarec

Investors from the US, Russia and other countries are interested in the potential construction of a second unit at Slovenia's Krsko nuclear power plant, prime minister Marjan Sarec has said.

read more... 18/09/2019

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Daily (13.09.2019): Welding anomalies at French nuclear reactors supported spot gas and power prices across Europe

Crude oil prices had another bearish day, after Donald Trump denied the possibility on an interim U.S.-China trade deal. Comments by OPEC+ alliance that deeper cuts would not be decided before a meeting in December and ECB’s decision to cut its deposit rate also weighed on prices. Hence, Brent crude dropped by 0.7% to close at $60.38 a barrel, while WTI futures lost 1.2% to settle at $55.09 a barrel.

read more... 13/09/2019

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France's EDF flags problems with nuclear welds, shares dive

French utility EDF has discovered problems with the weldings and other components in some of its nuclear reactors, it said on Tuesday, sending its shares down more than 8% as investors worried about potential closures.

read more... 11/09/2019

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EDF Energy extends Hunterston B-7 nuclear reactor outage to Jan. 15

EDF Energy, the British arm of French utility EDF, has extended an outage at its Hunterston B-7 reactor to Jan. 15, 2020, it said on its website.

read more... 04/09/2019

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