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Georgia Power: Vogtle Unit 4 plant equipment permanently powered up; Unit 3 start date...

The nation’s first nuclear power plant expansion in years achieved another milestone ultimately leading to commissioning soon, the lead utility on the project announced...
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Bill Gates’ TerraPower chooses Wyoming to build next-gen nuclear reactor

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A next-generation, small nuclear plant will be built at a soon-to-be retired coal-fired power plant in Wyoming in the next...

Work on Hinkley Point C nuclear build is boosting UK economy, EDF says

The Hinkley Point C nuclear plant construction project in the United Kingdom apparently is helping lift the local economy out of the COVID-19 shutdown...
Vogtle unit 4 water storage

AP: Georgia Power says Vogtle Unit 3 start likely delayed to 2022

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Power Co. said Tuesday that delays in completing testing means the first new unit at its Vogtle plant is now...

Nuclear power to dominate Bulgarian energy mix until 2030

Nuclear power will remain the dominant source for power generation in Bulgaria until 2030 accounting for 14.1TWh, despite the government’s plans to replace it...

EDF offers to assist India in building nuclear reactors

Power Engineering International French multinational energy company EDF has submitted its offer to provide assistance in the construction of some six nuclear reactors in the...

NuScale Power seeking capital as it plans commercialization of SMR nuclear

Small modular reactor developer NuScale Power is exploring the next level of financing needed to accelerate commercialization of its next-gen nuclear technology. Oregon-based NuScale has...

Kairos Power to deploy salt-cooled reactor for TVA next-gen nuclear demonstration

The Tennessee Valley Authority is showing its future commitment to carbon-free nuclear power by collaborating on a next-gen and smaller reactor technology demonstration. TVA and...
Abandoned Bellefonte nuclear plant project

Suitors for halted Bellefonte nuclear project ask TVA to consider climate in reviving sale

A private group waging a three year legal battle with Tennessee Valley Authority to buy its mothballed nuclear power plant project is now taking...
Vogtle unit 4 water storage

Vogtle nuclear update: Milestones at Units 3-4 construction sites

By Rod Walton, Power Engineering and POWERGEN Content Director Georgia Power announced two major milestones for the Unit 3 and 4 construction projects expanding the...

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