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Turkish uranium project moves to permitting

Uranium and Fuel

24 March 2015

Temrezli exploration 48Anatolia Energy is eyeing a 2016 start up for its Temrezli uranium project after submitting an application for an environmental impact assessment with Turkey's Ministry of Environment and Urban Planning.

Akkuyu project EIA gets ministry approval

New Nuclear

01 December 2014

Akkuyu 48 (Rosatom)Turkey's Ministry of Environment and Urban Planning has finally approved the environmental impact assessment report for the Akkuyu nuclear power plant project.

Core catcher for Akkuyu

New Nuclear

30 September 2014

Russia has designed an advanced core melt trap, or core catcher, for the Akkuyu nuclear power plant that is specific to conditions in Turkey, Atomenergoproekt, the principal designer for the project, said today.


Turkish uranium project shows strong economics

Uranium and Fuel

17 February 2015

Temrezli exploration 48Anatolia Energy expects to start full-scale development at Temrezli before the end of 2015 after a pre-feasibility study revealed better-than-expected economics for the high-grade uranium project in eastern Turkey.

Tripartite agreement on third Turkish plant

New Nuclear

24 November 2014

Westinghouse Electric Company, China's State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation and Turkish power company Elektrik Üretim AŞ have signed an agreement to begin exclusive negotiations to develop and construct a four-unit nuclear power plant in Turkey.

Revised EIA filed for Turkish nuclear plant

New Nuclear

10 April 2014

Akkuyu_site_(Akkuyu_NPP)_48Akkuyu NPP, the Russian-owned project company responsible for Turkey's first nuclear power plant, has submitted a revised version of its environmental impact assessment (EIA) report on the plant.