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EDF Energy decommissioning 7 UK advanced gas-cooled reactors by 2030

French-based global power developer EDF Energy vowed to put all seven of its advanced gas-cooled reactor nuclear power stations in the United Kingdom into...

Technical risks lead EDF to suddenly defuel Dungeness B nuclear power station in UK

EDF has decided to move one of United Kingdom nuclear stations into the first phase of decommissioning immediately after discovering several risks to parts...

End of an Era: Entergy shuts down final nuclear reactor at Indian Point

Control room operators at Entergy Corp’s sole nuclear power plant in New York flipped the switch to cease operations on 60 years of carbon-free...

AP: Chernobyl, 35 years after worst nuclear power accident

Yuras Karmanau, Associated Press KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — The vast and empty Chernobyl Exclusion Zone around the site of the world's worst nuclear accident is...

AP: FirstEnergy refunding $26M from repealed nuclear bailout

By JULIE CARR SMYTH and JOHN SEEWER Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio electric company under scrutiny for its role in what federal...

Just the Stats: Volume of U.S. spent nuclear totals 85K metric tons since 1968

U.S. Department of Energy data indicates that the spent nuclear fuel discharged and stored by the electric power industry totals close to 85,000 metric...

Ten years after: Japan seeks water release from Fukishima nuclear site

TOKYO (AP) — Japan on Tuesday asked the International Atomic Energy Agency for support carrying out the future release of massive amounts of treated...

Honeywell restarting uranium hexafluoride conversion plant in 2023

The Associated Press The industrial conglomerate Honeywell on Tuesday announced plans to reopen its uranium conversion facility in southern Illinois. The multinational company headquartered in Charlotte,...
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Hanson appointed to chair NRC

A former Senate and U.S. Department of Energy aide on nuclear issues is the new chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. President Biden appointed Christopher...

Entergy, Holtec seek accelerated license transfer for closing, decommissioning Palisades nuclear plant

Entergy Corp. wants to transfer its federal license for a Michigan nuclear power plant quickly after its shutdown and defueling within two years. Affiliates of...

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