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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.

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.

New vessel head installed at Angra 1


12 March 2013

Angra 1 RVH (MHI)_48Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has completed the installation of a new reactor vessel head at Brazil's Angra 1. The contract was the first large-scale overseas reactor component retrofit for the Japanese company.