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China signs Candu deals with Romania and Argentina

New Nuclear

25 July 2014

Two Chinese nuclear utilities have signed agreements that would see them cooperate in the construction and financing of new Candu units at Romania's Cernavoda plant and at Argentina's Atucha plant.

New reactor empowers Argentina

New Nuclear

30 June 2014

First power has flowed from Argentina's newest nuclear power reactor, the government said, supporting its goals for power generation diversity, fuel import reduction and 'energy sovereignty'.

Atucha 2 nearing startup

New Nuclear

02 June 2014

Atucha 2 commissioning 48Argentina's newest nuclear power reactor, Atucha 2, is expected to reach criticality and be connected to the grid within sixty days.

Russia and Argentina sign nuclear power agreement

Nuclear Policies

14 July 2014

Russia-Argentina July 2014 48Russia and Argentina have signed an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in the peaceful use of atomic energy.

Atucha 2 achieves first criticality

New Nuclear

04 June 2014

Atucha 2 first criticality 48Just days after receiving a licence allowing nuclear operations to begin, Argentina's Atucha 2 has achieved a sustained chain reaction.

UAE, Argentina sign five-year cooperation deal

Nuclear Policies

28 April 2014

Argentina-UAE April 2014 48Argentina and the United Arab Emirates have committed themselves to cooperate on nuclear energy use, building on a memorandum of understanding signed by the two countries in early 2013.