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Allison Macfarlane is leaving the U.S. NRC

10/21/2014 Allison Macfarlane, chairman of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (...

Perry nuclear power plant shuts down after feedwater loss

10/21/2014 The Perry nuclear power plant in Ohio automatically shut down after the ...

NRC increases oversight at Millstone nuclear Unit 3

10/21/2014 The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) increased its level of over...

Japan’s trade minister says he will continue with nuclear restarts

10/21/2014 Japan’s newly appointed Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry says he ...

The Promise of Small Modular Reactors

10/21/2014 Small modular reactors (SMR) have been in worldwide use since the 1950s ...

NETL Research Zeroes in on Improving Chemical Looping Technology

10/21/2014 Researchers at the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) are clos...

Two UK nuclear power plants shut down to stop boilers from cracking, EDF says

10/21/2014 Power output at Heysham 1 and Hartlepool nuclear power plants, in the U....

New water treatment system at Fukushima projected to increase capacity, cut radioactive waste by 90 percent

10/21/2014 A new high-performance water treatment system has begun testing at the F...

NRC returns Browns Ferry nuclear units to normal oversight

10/20/2014 The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) returned all three units at...

UPDATE: NRC renews operating licenses of Limerick nuclear power units

10/20/2014 The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) renewed the operating licen...

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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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