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FirstEnergy takes unwelcome step towards plant closures

FirstEnergy Solutions Inc (FES) has taken its next step towards the closure of three nuclear power plants, filing plans related to the decommissioning with the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). The Beaver Valley, Davis-Besse and Perry plants are scheduled to close during the next three years unless legislative policy solutions can be found to keep them operating.

read more... 17/08/2018


Rosatom seeks to boost cooperation in Eurasia

Rusatom International Network - a subsidiary of Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom - has signed a memorandum of understanding and cooperation with the Eurasian Development Bank (EDB).

read more... 14/08/2018


UK experts back subsidies for mini nuclear power plants

The UK Government should provide subsidies to developers of mini nuclear power stations like it did with the offshore wind industry.

read more... 09/08/2018


French, British regions unite for nuclear growth

As part of the memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Nuclear South West and Nucleopolis, the organisations will share knowledge and opportunities in the nuclear industry and encourage their respective members to explore opportunities to work together.

read more... 08/08/2018


Britain’s energy regulator gives approval to National Grid for Hinklet NPP

The energy market regulator in Britain, Ofgem, gave its approval to the National Grid to build a power grid upgrade to connect the new Hinkley Point C nuclear power station, Reuters reports.

read more... 01/08/2018