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

PRISM nuclear project

Iberdrola adds impetus to plan to generate power from nuclear waste

21/07/2014 A plan to generate power from the UK’s nuclear waste has received a boost with the news that Iberdrola has signed a memorandum ...
GE turbine

GE Forum explains benefits of FlexEfficiency to gas power interests

17/07/2014 Old Trafford, the home of Manchester United, was the venue last week for General Electric Power and Water’s FlexEfficiency Foru...
CGN

China Nuclear Group seeks to raise $2bn

17/07/2014

The biggest producer of nuclear is seeking to raise $2bn through an initial public offering (IPO).

Sinop

Turkish nuclear power projects to top $70bn

16/07/2014 A Turkish parliamentary energy sub-commission has estimated that the total cost of the country’s nuclear power plant projects w...
Swedish flag

Areva wins Swedish nuclear contract

16/07/2014

Sweden has awarded its first nuclear reactor dismantling project in over 30 years to Areva.

Sendai nuclear power plant

First Japan reactors pass new safety standards

16/07/2014

A Japanese nuclear power plant has become the first to pass the nation’s post-Fukushima safety regulations. 

Huaneng Power

$1.6bn spend on clean coal technology by China’s top power generator

15/07/2014 In a bid to meet government expectations on emissions control, China Huaneng Group is to spend over $1.61bn on clean coal equip...
Fukushima workers

Concerns expressed over $316m Fukushima ice wall

14/07/2014

A top nuclear power official has expressed concerns about Tokyo Electric Power Company’s Fukushima ice wall project.

Temelin

Czech nuclear plant out of action due to defect

11/07/2014 Temelin nuclear power plant has stopped supplying power to the Czech grid as its second unit was disconnected over a pump defec...
EDF

EDF in new power plant resilience project

11/07/2014 EDF is to commence a project aimed at improving power plant resilience to extreme weather conditions, expected to become more p...

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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