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Russia to build nuclear reactors for China & Egypt

Russia's state atomic energy corporation Rosatom will commission the third and fourth unit of China's Xudabao nuclear power plant (NPP) by 2027-2028 and start construction of the first unit of Egypt's Dabaa NPP in the summer of 2020, according to Aleksei Likhachev, CEO of Rosatom, on Wednesday.

read more... 13/09/2018


Iran and Russia Resume Negotiations to Build Nuclear Plant

Iran and Russia have resumed negotiations to build a nuclear power plant capable of generating three thousand megawatts of electricity, Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian was quoted as saying by local press.

read more... 27/08/2018


UK to help modify Iran’s Arak heavy-water nuke reactor

The U.K. will help Iran modify its Arak nuclear reactor after the U.S. withdrew from a 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers earlier this year, Iranian officials announced Wednesday.

read more... 23/08/2018


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