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Russia seeks transparency of the Indian Nuclear Liability Legislation before implementing its project.

Russia wants to make clear the Indian nuclear civil liability legislation before it will implement its project of building 16 nuclear reactors in India. This action was performed at the Russian President’s initiative, during a delegation of two days.

read more... 27/12/2010


Civilian nuclear deal enables U.S., Russia to develop nuclear reactors.

One of the practical application of a new civilian agreement between Russia and United States could be the common development of nuclear reactors, sustained a Russian lawmaker on Tuesday. The so-called 123 agreement which focuses on closer cooperation on nuclear research, production and trade entered into force on 9th of December.

read more... 15/12/2010


GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy seeks renewal of its license for the ABWR.

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) submitted before the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) a request to renew its license for the Advanced Boiling Water Reactor (ABWR) technology.

read more... 10/12/2010


Kazakhstan interested in building a nuclear plant.

Three Japanese companies, Japan Atomic Power Company, Toshiba Corp and Marubeni Corp, announced Wednesday that an agreement has been reached with Kazakhstan administration to provide data and cost estimates for the construction of a nuclear power plant with an advanced boiling water reactor.

read more... 30/09/2010


Norway worried about power supplies for winter to come.

Last year has proven to be a difficult one for Nordic countries as prices for power reached all-time highs as temperatures were lower than usual and Swedish nuclear reactors had outages concerns.

read more... 29/09/2010