Nuclear Power Generation

Nuclear power generation has a turbulent history from a source of clean energy to nuclear meltdowns and disposal of nuclear waste.  Find the latest nuclear power news covering nuclear power technology, nuclear power plant upgrades, development and contracts, regulation, policy and nuclear waste.

Nuclear Power Generation News

Andrae Rupprechter

Austrian environment minister indicates Hinkley lawsuit imminent

27/05/2015 Austria’s environment minister has repeated that his country will not be deterred from launching a lawsuit that could derail th...
 Schleswig-Holstein Climate Minister Robert Habeck

Federal states applying pressure on Merkel government over subsidies to nuclear

26/05/2015 States with green party representation in Germany are calling on the German government to take action against the prospect of t...

EDF makes bid for Areva

26/05/2015 An official €2bn bid has been made for Areva’s nuclear reactor business. The French government will have the final say on what ...

Small modular plants: the way forward for Europe?

22/05/2015

Nuclear-powered electricity generation should be a key component of every country's energy portfolio.

Navigating the energy transition

22/05/2015 Europe's energy landscape is in a state of transition. The penetration of renewables is gaining pace, throwing doubt on the fut...
Gérard Mestrallet

Engie not open to full acquisition of Areva

22/05/2015 The head of Engie says the company are not interested in fully acquiring struggling Areva, but would prefer working with them o...
Magnox demolition work

1600 jobs to go at Magnox nuclear power stations

21/05/2015

UK nuclear power group Magnox has announced that it is to shed 1600 jobs.

Diarmaid Williams g hangout

The Ideal Future Power Generation Mix – Nuclear Power Perspective

20/05/2015 The latest PEi Google Hangout features a conversation with David Hess of the World Nuclear Association on how the world's futur...
JB Levy

EDF to make offer on Areva ‘within days’

19/05/2015

Jean-Bernard Lévy, chief executive of EDF, says a formal bid will be made for Areva this week.

NuGen

Consultation begins for what would be ‘EU’s largest nuclear power site’

18/05/2015 Ten weeks of consultations commenced at the weekend into the development of a new nuclear power plant near Sellafield in England.

From the Wires

Covanta Honors Indiana Attorney General and Drug Enforcement Administration for Exceptional Leadership in Protecting People and the Environment From Improper Disposal of Drugs

Covanta Honors Indiana Attorney General and Drug Enforcement Administration for Exceptional Leadership in Protecting People and...

Intergraph(R) Webinar on November 5th to Feature New CAESAR II(R) Nuclear With ASME Quality Assurance Certification

Intergraph(R) Webinar on November 5th to Feature New CAESAR II(R) Nuclear With ASME Quality Assurance Certification

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