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BRICS plans energy association in wake of new bank

Nuclear Policies

21 July 2014

Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced plans to establish a BRICS "energy association" that will include a fuel reserve bank and an energy policy institute.

Brazilian office for SNPTC


29 August 2013

SNPTC Brazilian office (SNPTC)_48China's State Nuclear Power Technology Corp (SNPTC) has set up its first South American office in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Twin research reactor contract for Invap


09 May 2013

Argentina-Brazil contract 48Nuclear technology firm Invap will construct two research reactors, one in Brazil and one in Argentina, under a contract signed with the two countries.

Areva contracted to complete Angra 3


08 November 2013

Angra 3 construction 48A €1.25 billion ($1.67 billion) contract has been awarded to Areva for the supply of engineering services and components for the Angra 3 reactor under construction in Brazil.

Bidding reopens on major Angra 3 contracts

New Nuclear

24 May 2013

Angra3_impression 48Two consortia will now compete for contracts worth BRL3 billion ($1.5 billion) to assemble the nuclear and conventional island of Brazil's Angra 3 after owner Electronuclear re-opened bidding.

Brazil drafts tax on nuclear

Nuclear Policies

18 April 2013

Angra 1 (Eletronuclear) 71x48Eletronuclear may face a 10% tax on revenue from its nuclear power operations as Brazil prepares to expand arrangements that target profits from oil and gas.