Ostrovets Unit 1 nuclear reactor in Belarus nears operational readiness

A 2.4 GW nuclear power plant in Belarus, built to lessen that nation’s dependence on Russian energy, yet built with Russian input and finance, is due to be operational later this year.
EU signs fusion energy pact with Japan

EU signs nuclear fusion pact with Japan

The European Union’s Energy Commissioner Kadri Simson has signed a joint declaration with Japan on collaboration in the field of fusion energy.

Framatome, General Atomics to advance accident tolerant fuel technologies

Leader in nuclear energy solutions, Framatome, is teaming with General Atomics, a US-based defense and diversified technologies company, to study the application...

Framatome signs service contracts for Finnish Olkiluoto 3 reactor

Framatome has signed a series of service contracts with Finnish utility TVO for the long term operation of the Olkiluoto 3 EPR.

Barakah plant startup brings nuclear energy to Arabian peninsula

The Arab world’s first nuclear power plant is ready to begin operations.

Ansaldo Nuclear completes China nuclear refuelling project

Ansaldo Nuclear has completed a complex refuelling operation at Tianwan Nuclear Power Plant in China. The company provided the fuel handling machine control system (FHMCS)...

Nuclear a viable part of global energy transition says S&P report

Nuclear power generation should remain a part of the global energy mix despite challenges related to tightening regulations, safety concerns, aging asset bases, and increasingly volatile energy markets, according to new reports from S&P Global Ratings.

Tehran, Moscow begin construction of Bushehr nuclear reactor

Iran and Russia have started the construction of a second reactor at Iran's sole nuclear power plant in Bushehr on the Gulf...

ITER awards $200m Tokamak nuclear fusion contract

The ITER Organization, which is building the world's largest nuclear fusion energy R&D plant in France, has awarded a €200m ($219m) contract...

Mott MacDonald in nuclear fusion collaboration

UK-based First Light Fusion and international engineering group Mott MacDonald are collaborating on a commercial nuclear fusion reactor.

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