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Company to supply doors to Chernobyl nuclear plant site

01/29/2015 Groupe Gorge, through its subsidiary, Baumert, won a new order to supply...

Nuclear capacity must double to 1200 GW by 2050, report says

01/29/2015 The International Energy Agency (IEA) and the Organisation for Economic ...

Heysham 1 nuclear reactor shut down for leak

01/28/2015 EDF Energy shut down one of two reactors at the Heysham 1 nuclear power ...

Iran bill would scrap nuclear deal over new sanctions

01/28/2015 Iranian lawmakers have proposed a bill that would scrap a landmark 2013 ...
Vattenfall Ringhals nuclear power plant Sweden government SSM phase out

Vattenfall may end plans for new nuclear power at Ringhals

01/27/2015 Swedish utility Vattenfall may end plans for a new nuclear power plant a...

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...
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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...

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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. 

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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...

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