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Toshiba to wind up UK nuclear power venture in restructuring programme - Sky News

News - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 06:34

Sky News

Toshiba to wind up UK nuclear power venture in restructuring programme
Sky News
"After considering the additional costs entailed in continuing to operate NuGen, Toshiba recognises that the economically rational decision is to withdraw from the UK nuclear power plant construction project, and has resolved to take steps to wind-up ...

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Carbon Pricing is Key to Economic Viability of Xcel's Nuclear Power Plants in Minnesota - Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)

News - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 05:01

Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)

Carbon Pricing is Key to Economic Viability of Xcel's Nuclear Power Plants in Minnesota
Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)
The UCS study, The Nuclear Power Dilemma, shows that the economic viability of the nation's nuclear plants is threatened by low natural gas prices, the declining cost of renewable energy, investments in energy efficiency, and the costs of upgrading ...

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Japan's Toshiba to withdraw from UK nuclear power project - BBC News

News - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 05:00

BBC News

Japan's Toshiba to withdraw from UK nuclear power project
BBC News
"After considering the additional costs entailed in continuing to operate NuGen, Toshiba recognises that the economically rational decision is to withdraw from the UK nuclear power plant construction project, and has resolved to take steps to wind-up ...

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Dutch parliament majority for nuclear power plants - IamExpat.nl

News - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 04:33

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Dutch parliament majority for nuclear power plants
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Three parties in the Dutch House of Representatives support the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD) plans to build more nuclear power plants in the Netherlands. The three parties, which form a majority in the House of Representatives, are ...

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China and India will lead the world's nuclear power growth, experts say - CNBC

News - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 01:40

CNBC

China and India will lead the world's nuclear power growth, experts say
CNBC
India and China are set to drive the world's nuclear power production growth as the two developing nations — among the top consumers of energy in the world — pursue their respective national nuclear energy programs. According to the International ...
Why We Need Innovative Nuclear PowerScientific American (blog)
Nuclear Energy Stages A Comeback In JapanOilPrice.com

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Nuclear power company reaching overseas - Chinadaily USA

News - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 23:20

Chinadaily USA

Nuclear power company reaching overseas
Chinadaily USA
Overall demand for import purchases and overseas localized procurement by China National Nuclear Corp is expected to top $12 billion in the next five years, the company said during a news conference on Wednesday during the ongoing China International ...

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Why We Need Innovative Nuclear Power - Scientific American (blog)

News - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 20:00

Scientific American (blog)

Why We Need Innovative Nuclear Power
Scientific American (blog)
But there seemed to be a huge opportunity to rethink nuclear power. Most of the reactors operating around the world—including the ones at Fukushima and almost all of the 100 or so plants operating in the U.S.—were built from designs drafted during ...
Nuclear Energy Stages A Comeback In JapanOilPrice.com

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Global Nuclear Decommissioning Market to 2023 - Increasing Decommissioning of Nuclear Power Plants Witnessed in ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)

News - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 14:24

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Global Nuclear Decommissioning Market to 2023 - Increasing Decommissioning of Nuclear Power Plants Witnessed in ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Several stringent regulations were introduced, as a result of decommissioning of several low-performance nuclear reactors. After the Fukushima nuclear power plant accident, governments, across the globe, started reviewing their nuclear power plant ...
Floating Nuclear Power Plant Starts first Reactor in RussiaPower Engineering Magazine
Nuclear power generation 'waning'Taipei Times

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Fears over UK price rises as Engie races to restart nuclear power plants - Telegraph.co.uk

News - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 11:38

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Fears over UK price rises as Engie races to restart nuclear power plants
Telegraph.co.uk
Six of Belgium's seven aging nuclear reactors are beset by problems, which has raised concerns of higher winter power prices in Belgium, France and the UK. Belgium is preparing for planned winter outages, known as 'load shedding', due to a string of ...
Engie earnings hinge on Belgian nuclear restartFinancial Times
Doel reactors will restart on schedule next month – EngieMontel

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Global Nuclear Power Industry 2018 - Expected to Expand and Post a Strong Growth Rate in the Years to 2020 ... - Business Wire (press release)

News - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 11:28

Global Nuclear Power Industry 2018 - Expected to Expand and Post a Strong Growth Rate in the Years to 2020 ...
Business Wire (press release)
Regardless of the safety concerns of nuclear power, there is no doubt that nuclear power is here to stay. While many countries have put in motion plans to phase out nuclear power, there are many who are actively boosting the growth of nuclear power.

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Start up of the first reactor on Russia's floating nuclear power plant - publics.bg

News - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 08:32

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Start up of the first reactor on Russia's floating nuclear power plant
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One of the two reactors aboard Russia's first floating nuclear power plant, Akademik Lomonosov, has achieved a sustained chain reaction for the first time. The second reactor will be started up and tests carried out before the plant is towed to Pevek ...

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K'taka nuclear power plant second best in world for continuous operation - The News Minute

News - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 05:39

The News Minute

K'taka nuclear power plant second best in world for continuous operation
The News Minute
The Kaiga Atomic Power Station in Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka has achieved a historic feat. The Unit 1 of the plant, run by the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited, has the best record of continuous operation among Pressurised Heavy ...

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Raymond McLaren says nuclear power the logical option to power Australia - The Northern Daily Leader

News - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 01:14

The Northern Daily Leader

Raymond McLaren says nuclear power the logical option to power Australia
The Northern Daily Leader
Gone fission: Andromeda Industries' Raymond McLaren believes nuclear power is the logical solution for the time being. Photo: Gareth Gardner. We all know how much damage coal fired power stations are wreaking on the environment, and hip pocket, but is ...

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Floating Nuclear Power Plant Starts first Reactor in Russia - Power Engineering Magazine

News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 17:23

Power Engineering Magazine

Floating Nuclear Power Plant Starts first Reactor in Russia
Power Engineering Magazine
(Featured image: Akademik Lomonosov floating nuclear power plant. Credit Rosatom). Russia's floating nuclear power plant has for the first time achieved a sustained chain reaction of one of the two reactors at its mooring in Murmansk harbour last week.
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Hurricane-hit Puerto Rico to consider nuclear power - World Nuclear News

News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 16:30

World Nuclear News

Hurricane-hit Puerto Rico to consider nuclear power
World Nuclear News
The majority New Progressive Party in Puerto Rico's House of Representatives yesterday introduced a resolution instructing the chamber's Government Committee to investigate the possibility of building nuclear power plants on the island, Caribbean News ...
Resolution introduced in Puerto Rico House to investigate nuclear power productionCaribbean Business

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Nuclear power generation 'waning' - Taipei Times

News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 16:01

Taipei Times

Nuclear power generation 'waning'
Taipei Times
Environmentalists yesterday released a video by Mycle Schneider, a lead author of the latest World Nuclear Industry Status Report, who said that global nuclear power generation has been declining, except in China, and that costs of nuclear power ...
Japan's nuclear watchdog approves extension for tsunami-hit plant to operate beyond 40-year capThe Japan Times
Nuclear Energy's Slow Return Hurts Japan's Power ProducersVoice of America
Japan approves extension for reactor similar to Fukushima units that melted downChannel NewsAsia
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Saudi Arabian Prince Announces Plans to Build First Nuclear Reactor - Breaking Israel News

News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 14:09

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Saudi Arabian Prince Announces Plans to Build First Nuclear Reactor
Breaking Israel News
The Kingdom plans to build two full nuclear power reactors for energy and as many as 16 over the next 25 years, making it one of the biggest nuclear projects being pursued in the world today. If the plan is realized, it will make Saudi Arabia the ...
Bin Salman launches Saudi Arabia's first nuclear plant projectAljazeera.com
Saudi crown prince launches project for first nuclear reactor in the Gulf statei24NEWS
Saudi media: Crown Prince laying foundation for first nuclear reactorThe Jerusalem Post
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Karnataka nuclear power plant creates world record for continuous operation since May 2016 - Business Today

News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 13:23

Business Today

Karnataka nuclear power plant creates world record for continuous operation since May 2016
Business Today
KGS-1 now stands first among PHWRs and second among all nuclear power reactors in the world in terms of continuous operation. The unit has been operational since May 13, 2016. KGS-1 is an indigenous PHWR, powered by domestic fuel. It commenced ...
BHEL-supplied equipments at Kaiga power plant create world record for continuous operationBusiness Standard

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Industry experts assemble in bid to make cutting-edge nuclear technology a reality - GOV.UK

News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 12:26

GOV.UK

Industry experts assemble in bid to make cutting-edge nuclear technology a reality
GOV.UK
Increasing competitiveness both nationally and regionally in the sector is part of our modern Industrial Strategy, and this summit could help UK industry seize the global challenge of taking this new generation of new nuclear power from concept to ...
Nuclear Energy's Slow Return Hurts Japan's Power ProducersVoice of America
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VVD leader backs nuclear power to solve climate problems - DutchNews.nl

News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 09:07

DutchNews.nl

VVD leader backs nuclear power to solve climate problems
DutchNews.nl
The Netherlands will not be able to meet its clean air targets without reintroducing nuclear power, Klaas Dijkhoff, leader of the right-wing VVD in parliament, told current affairs show Nieuwsuur on Monday night. Nuclear energy offers the best way of ...

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