Nuclear fusion

Ansaldo Nucleare-led consortium wins €10m contract for fusion project

The European Commission, through the General Directorate for Research and Innovation, has awarded a 4-year €10m ($11.2m) Framework Contract to the consortium led by Ansaldo Nucleare.
E.ON RWE

German energy firms in legal bid to block EON and RWE...

Eleven German energy providers have launched a legal action to try to block the merger of RWE and E.ON.
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DOE announces $230m to build advanced reactor demonstration project

Building on its contention that nuclear power must be a vital part of the energy future, the U.S. DoE will invest $230m into a pilot of advanced reactor technology within this decade.

ENEC CEO addresses Barakah Nuclear Plant goals and schedule

The UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program has and will continue to power the future social and economic growth of the nation.

Framatome and Technical University of Munich to develop new reactor fuel

Framatome and TUM will design and install the fuel manufacturing production line, and develop, produce and irradiate new fuel prototypes.

Jacobs extends engagement with UK, French-based nuclear fusion research projects

Energy consulting, engineering and construction services firm Jacobs has won more than $25m in contracts focused on research into nuclear fusion in Europe.
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China National Nuclear issues 3 GW solar PV tender

China National Nuclear Power Co. Ltd. (CNNE) has issued a tender for the procurement of up to 3GW of solar PV modules for the company, along with China Nuclear Shandong Energy and it’s affiliate companies.
Nuclear fusion

Lower-cost fusion projects receive $32m boost from US Department of Energy

The US Department of Energy has announced the winners of $32m in funding for 15 projects as part of the Breakthroughs Enabling THermonuclear-fusion Energy program.

A successful assembly rehearsal for the world’s largest tokamak

DYNAMIC SNC has taken a decisive step in the delivery of the ITER development contract by completing a successful ‘dry run’ of the project’s impressive upending tool.
Iran electricity

Iran invests $500m in raft of new energy projects

Iran has announced almost $500 million in investment into 25 new electricity projects as part of a far-reaching plan to modernise the country’s energy sector.

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