New Nuclear rss

Slovenské Elektrárne expects Mochovce 3 to start up in 2016

21 January 2015

Pavlis at Mochovce - Jan 2015 - 48Improvements in efficiency at the construction site of the Mochovce nuclear power plant mean the internal reactor parts of unit 3 can be installed by the middle of this year, Slovenské Elektrárne general manager Luca D'Agnese said yesterday.

First 'exceptional load' delivered to Iter

20 January 2015

ITER transformer arrival 48The first of some 250 "exceptional loads" has been delivered to the construction site of the Iter fusion reactor project at Cadarache in southern France. The high-voltage transformer was manufactured in South Korea.

Terrestrial Energy moves forward on molten salt reactor

08 January 2015

IMSR_(Terrestrial_Energy)_48Canadian company Terrestrial Energy is to collaborate with the USA's Oak Ridge National Laboratory to develop its molten salt reactor to the engineering blueprint stage.

Rusatom Overseas names key sub-suppliers for Hanhikivi 1

21 January 2015

Rusatom Overseas has signed contracts with several suppliers that bid for work on the Hanhikivi nuclear power plant project in Finland. A subsidiary of state nuclear corporation Rosatom, Rusatom Overseas is responsible for promoting Russian nuclear technology on the global market.

Milestone for Barakah 1 containment

13 January 2015

Barakah_1_dome_ceremony_(ENEC)_48The concrete dome for Barakah 1 has been completed and the unit is on track to start operations in 2017, the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has announced.

Argonne unveils advanced nuclear reactor design cooperation

08 January 2015

The US Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory will work with three of the world's leading nuclear products and services companies on projects that could unlock the potential of advanced nuclear reactor designs.