Nuclear Power Generation

Nuclear power generation news and issues in the nuclear power industry, including nuclear reactors, plant upgrades and retrofits and nuclear waste management and decommissioning.

Nuclear Energy News

India nuke deals still thorny for US despite 'breakthrough'

01/27/2015 India and America's declaration of a breakthrough in contentious nuclear...

US nuclear reactor shuts down during snowstorm

01/27/2015 Officials say a Massachusetts nuclear power plant was forced to shut dow...
TEPCO Tokyo Electric Power Company water treatment radioactive contaminated Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant Nuclear Regulation Authority

TEPCO to miss radioactive water treatment deadline

01/26/2015 Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) said it would miss a self-imposed deadl...
Nuclear Energy Institute NEI nuclear power plants capacity factor generation electricity South Texas Project Braidwood Palo Verde Hope Creek St. Lucie Three Mile Island Surry Peach Bottom Perry Farley Susquehanna Grand Gulf Seabrook Oconee

NEI: U.S. nuclear power plants operated at record capacity factor in 2014

01/26/2015 One hundred U.S. nuclear power plants generated electricity at a capacit...
Global Nuclear Fuel GNF GE Hitachi Toshiba Cooper nuclear power plant station Nebraska Public Power District nuclear fuel reloads

GNF to provide nuclear fuel reloads to Cooper plant

01/26/2015 Global Nuclear Fuel, a joint venture of GE, Hitachi and Toshiba, will co...
River Bend nuclear power plant Louisiana Entergy reactors unplanned shutdown

Special inspections begin at River Bend nuclear power plant

01/26/2015 Workers with the NRC began a special inspection at the River Bend nuclea...

Blizzard warnings drive up Northeast gas, power prices

01/26/2015 Spot power and natural gas prices surged for the Northeast as that regio...

Regulators: Work environment improves at Palisades plant

01/23/2015 The work environment has improved at Palisades Nuclear Plant in southwes...

Hinkley Point B nuclear reactor taken offline for scheduled maintenance

01/23/2015 One of two nuclear reactors at Hinkley Point B in the UK was taken out o...

Companies team on nuclear power plant prediction software development

01/23/2015 Lloyd’s Register Consulting and the Swedish Radiation Safety Authority (...

Upcoming Events

Electric Light & Power Executive Conference

February 02, 2015 - February 02, 2015


February 03, 2015 - February 05, 2015

Utility Products Conference & Exposition

February 03, 2015 - February 05, 2015

Powered by:

Nuclear Power International magazine launched in March 2008, and is published six-times a year in a dynamic electronic  format. Nuclear Power International draws on the knowledge of experts around the world to provide outstanding coverage of the latest trends in nuclear technology and the evolution of world nuclear power policy. 

Nuclear Power International covers the global nuclear generation scene, including new construction, upgrades and modernization of the existing fleet and operations and maintenance issues for day-to-day operations. News, case studies and thoughtful commentary by global nuclear industry leaders round out the magazine's editorial focus. 

Nuclear Power International also sees Bonus Distribution at PennWell's global power shows.

  Nuclear Power
Digital Edition>
Current Issue

Nuclear Power Current Issue

Volume 7, Issue 6

From the pages of NPI magazine

DuPont Tyvek coveralls protect nuclear decommissioning workers

Nuclear energy generates around 11 percent of the world's electricity and is used by more than 30 countries around the wor...

Enhancing the quality of safety training

Establishing sustainable sources of energy is high on the agenda of both the public and their elected representatives, and...

Engaging and informing on the politics of nuclear power

There is an abundance of broad, overarching questions that are major priorities right now when it comes to the future of e...

The future of the U.S. nuclear industry depends on collaboration

Nuclear power projects are emerging from the ground in the U.S. and several other countries around the world, including In...

Canada refurbishes the old, U.S. brings in new nuclear

While it might not be the "nuclear renaissance" envisioned a few years earlier, 2014 is seeing thousands of work...

Breaking bad: Don't let turnaround myths stall your recovery

The unpleasant revelations coming out of plants in recovery are a continual embarrassment in the nuclear business.

Educating the Public on Nuclear is Priceless

The Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) has released several studies on how nuclear energy affects national, state and local ec...

Operating and Planned Nuclear in Asia

Nuclear Power in Asia map

Advertise in NPI

For Advertising Opportunities and Rates, Contact:

Jenna Hall
Nuclear Power International/Classified Ads/ Supplier’s Showcase
Phone: 1 (918) 832-9249

2014 Editorial Calendar
2014 NPI Print & Digital Media Kit