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Argentina, Russia expand nuclear energy cooperation

Argentina, Russia expand nuclear energy cooperation

Russia and Argentina plan to expand their cooperation in the peaceful use of nuclear energy following the signing of a strategic document on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires.

Nuclear Policies 03 December 2018


IAEA reviews long-term safety of Argentinean plant

IAEA reviews long-term safety of Argentinean plant

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts yesterday completed a review of long-term operational safety at Argentina's Atucha I nuclear power plant. The team reviewed the plant's preparedness, organisation and programmes related to long-term operation against IAEA safety standards.

Regulation & Safety 01 November 2018


Argentina, Belgium extend nuclear safety cooperation

Argentina, Belgium extend nuclear safety cooperation

A memorandum of understanding signed between Nucleoeléctrica Argentina SA and Belgium's Nuclear Research Centre aims at extending cooperation on nuclear safety.

Regulation & Safety 06 July 2018


Argentina reaches generator milestone for CAREM-25

Argentina reaches generator milestone for CAREM-25

CAREM steam generator - 48The CAREM Project has reached a new milestone in the development of the 12 steam generators for the prototype CAREM-25 in Argentina. More than 700 tubes, each 35 meters long, have been delivered to the site, Combustibles Nucleares Argentinos, announced on 4 May.

New Nuclear 08 May 2018


Atucha 1 operating licence renewed

Atucha 1 operating licence renewed

Atucha 1 - 48Argentina's nuclear regulator has extended the operating licence of the Atucha 1 nuclear power reactor. The licence extension allows the 44-year-old 362 MWe (gross) pressurised heavy water reactor - the first nuclear power plant in Latin America - to operate until 2024.

Regulation & Safety 16 April 2018


Russia to assist Argentina in uranium mining

Russia to assist Argentina in uranium mining

Argentina-Russia - January 2018 - 48Russia and Argentina have signed a memorandum of understanding on uranium exploration and mining in the South American country. Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom is also proposing to supply Argentina with a nuclear power plant.

Uranium & Fuel 24 January 2018


Argentina and China sign contract for two reactors

Argentina and China sign contract for two reactors

China-Argentina May 2017 - 48China is to supply Argentina with two nuclear power reactors - one a Candu pressurised heavy water reactor, the other a Hualong One pressurised water reactor. The contract was among 19 agreements signed yesterday in Beijing during a meeting of Chinese president Xi Jinping and Argentinean president Mauricio Macri.

New Nuclear 18 May 2017


SNC-Lavalin wins Atucha contract

SNC-Lavalin wins Atucha contract

SNC-Lavalin has been awarded a pre-project contract from Argentina's Nucleoeléctrica Argentina SA for the Candu nuclear new build project at the Atucha site in the district of Zàrate. The Canadian engineering group said yesterday that, "if this project materialises, it would be the first Candu new build since Cernavoda Unit 2 came on line in 2007".

Corporate 25 November 2016


Energoatom expands cooperation with CNNP, NASA and IDOM Nuclear Services

Energoatom expands cooperation with CNNP, NASA and IDOM Nuclear Services

Shavlakov and Xiu Jiang - 48Ukrainian nuclear power plant operator Energoatom has agreed to enhance its cooperation with Chinese, Argentinian and Spanish companies - respectively, China National Nuclear Power, Nucleoeléctrica Argentina SA and IDOM Nuclear Services.

Corporate 08 November 2016


Cooperation by Argentinian and Ukrainian operators

Cooperation by Argentinian and Ukrainian operators

Nucleoelectrica-Energoatom - October 2016 - 48State-owned nuclear companies Nucleoelétrica Argentina SA and Energoatom of Ukraine have signed a memorandum of understanding aiming to promote bilateral nuclear power development efforts.

Corporate 31 October 2016