Corporate rss

PGE EJ1 rejects suggestion of further delay to plant project

27 July 2015

PGE EJ1 - the subsidiary of Polish state-owned energy group Polska Grupa Energetyczna set up to build and run Poland's first nuclear power plant - has rejected a report by Greenpeace that there is a seven-year delay to the project.

Lasers to aid Fukushima Daiichi fuel removal

20 July 2015

Laser technology for the removal of fuel debris from the damaged reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant could be developed through a joint research agreement signed between three Japanese organizations.

Chinese nuclear giant officially launched

16 July 2015

A ceremony was held in Beijing yesterday to mark the official launch of China's State Power Investment Corporation, formed through the merger of China Power Investment Corporation and State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation.

Partners agree on life extension for Krško

21 July 2015

Krsko plant - 48The operating life of the Krško nuclear power plant in Slovenia will be extended by 20 years following an agreement between Slovenia and neighbouring Croatia, which jointly own the plant. It was also agreed that a dry storage facility for used fuel will be built at the site.

Contract for Embalse simulator upgrade

17 July 2015

Embalse simulator - 48The full-scope simulator at Argentina's single-unit Embalse nuclear power plant is to be upgraded by Canada-based L-3 MAPPS under a contract signed with Nucleoeléctrica Argentina SA.

Ownership of Croatia's Migrit Energija remains unclear

16 July 2015

Finland's Ministry of Employment and the Economy announced today that it has been unable to confirm whether Migrit Energija, the Croatian company intending to take a stake in the Hanhikivi nuclear power plant project, is in fact European-controlled.