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S. Africa, Rosatom agree to build new nuclear reactors

09/22/2014

South Africa and Russia’s state-owned nuclear operator Rosatom agreed to build nuclear reactors in the country.

Russia, Jordan sign nuclear power project development

09/22/2014

The Chief Executive Officer of Russia’s Rusatom Overseas and the chairman of the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission signed a project development agreement for a new nuclear power plant in Jordan.

Greens exit Finnish government over nuclear spat

09/22/2014

The environmentalist Green Party says it's dropping out of Finland's coalition government, which has endorsed the construction of a new nuclear power plant.

 

Vietnam delays nuclear power plant construction

09/22/2014

Vietnam has put off construction work on its first nuclear power plant.

Hinkley Point C nuclear project has financial incentives approved

09/22/2014

The Hinkley Point C nuclear power project is one step closer to approval after the European Union (EU) and the UK government struck a deal.

EPRI licenses resin for nuclear power plant internal water streams

09/18/2014

EPRI entered into a license agreement with Purolite Corp. to manufacture a resin that removes radioactive elements from internal water streams of nuclear power plants.

Areva unit signs nuclear fuel development contract with DOE

09/18/2014

Areva Federal Services (AFS) will continue to develop next generation fuel for light water nuclear reactors for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

Spain nuclear power plant automatically shuts down

09/18/2014

The 1,000-MW Almaraz I nuclear power unit in Spain automatically shut down after a pressure drop in the reactor triggered the response.

NRC gives environmental OK for nuclear power plant’s license extension

09/17/2014

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) said that potential environmental impacts do not preclude renewing the operating license for the Limerick nuclear power plant in Pennsylvania.

Barakah nuclear Unit 1 now 57% complete

09/17/2014

The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corp. (ENEC) said the first unit of the Barakah nuclear power plant is more than halfway finished.

Westinghouse opens first nuclear plant outage control center

09/16/2014

Westinghouse Electric Co. opened the company’s first outage control center in Madison, Pennsylvania.

Vermont Yankee nuclear plant begins reducing power to final shutdown

09/16/2014

The Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant has begun a gradual reduction of the electricity that it generates that will end with the plant shutting down in December.

L-3 Mapps to upgrade Sizewell B’s nuclear simulator

09/16/2014

L-3 Mapps will upgrade the Sizewell B nuclear power plant’s simulator and provide other training devices for plant operator EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Limited.

NRC certifies GE-Hitachi nuclear reactor design

09/16/2014

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) approved a rule to certify GE-Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH)’s Economic Simplified Boiling-Water Reactor (ESBWR) design for use in the U.S.

Duke Energy buying back stakes in Crystal River nuclear plant

09/15/2014

The Orlando Utilities Commission (OUC) reached an agreement to sell back its stake in the shuttered 860-MW Crystal River Nuclear Power Plant in Florida.

NRC begins special inspection at Millstone nuclear power unit

09/15/2014

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) will begin a special inspection at the Millstone 3 nuclear power plant in Connecticut that is operated by Dominion Nuclear (NYSE: D).

Areva to supply fuel assemblies to Germany nuclear power plant

09/15/2014

Areva will supply fuel assemblies to the Emsland nuclear power plant in Germany as part of a contract with utility RWE.

AMEC to work with CNNC on nuclear projects in China & UK

09/15/2014

AMEC signed a memorandum of understanding with China National Nuclear Corp. (CNNC) to work together across the civil nuclear sector in China and the UK.

Oyster Creek nuclear plant down for planned maintenance

09/15/2014

The generator at Exelon (NYSE: EXC)’s 636-MW Oyster Creek nuclear power plant in New Jersey was removed from service to begin a planned refueling outage.

Susquehanna nuclear Unit 2 reconnects to grid after inspections

09/15/2014

PPL Susquehanna (NYSE: PPL) operators reconnected Unit 2 of the Susquehanna nuclear power plant in Pennsylvania to the electrical grid on Sept. 15.

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