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AP: Thermonuclear researchers produce massive magnets in race to develop fusion energy

SAINT-PAUL-LES-DURANCE, France (AP) — Teams working on two continents have marked similar milestones in their respective efforts to tap an energy source key to...

NuScale gains Ukraine MOU to partner on small nuclear reactor potential

Small modular reactor designer NuScale Power has signed a memorandum of understanding with Ukraine’s nuclear operator to develop SMR plants in that nation. Energoatom and...
Xe-100 agcr reactor

Doosan Heavy leading testing study for X-energy’s 80-MW SMR nuclear reactor design

South Korean power infrastructure firm Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction will partner with U.S.-based X-energy on developing and designing tests for advanced high temperature...

NRC may increase oversight of Vogtle nuclear expansion in wake of Unit 3 construction...

The work to get Southern Co.’s Vogtle Unit 3 ready for commissioning next year hit a major snag as federal regulators potentially increase their...
Bruce nuclear power plant

Bruce Power nuclear plant contracts for four BWXT heat exchangers by 2025

Nuclear power plant equipment firm BWX Technologies will supply four moderator heat exchangers for a generating station in Ontario, Canada. BWXT’s Canadian subsidiary will deliver...

Exelon partnering with Nel Hydrogen, national labs to explore H2 production at 3-GW NY...

Exelon's Generation division will create a demonstration project for making carbon-free green hydrogen at one of its nuclear power plants. The U.S. Department of Energy...

Xcel Energy, NuScale considering utility to operate future SMR nuclear plants

A developer of the nation’s first small modular reactor (SMR) design approved by federal regulators plans to partner with a utility to operate its...

Doosan Heavy makes inroads into China nuclear market with anti-seismic protection contracts

South Korea-based energy infrastructure firm Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction (DHIC) is supplying instrumentation and control technologies for two nuclear power plants in China. DHIC...

Costs rise on Vogtle nuclear expansion and in-service dates delayed to 2022, 2023

Georgia Power reported Thursday that its Vogtle 3 and 4 expansion project has endured delays that will push the projected in-service dates of both...
Hinkley Point C project

Bilfinger wins contract for inspection services at UK’s Hinkley Point C nuclear build

Power Engineering International EDF Energy has commissioned Bilfinger to carry out inspection services for the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant, currently under construction in...

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