Austria sues EC for approving Paks nuclear plant expansion in Hungary

Austria has filed a lawsuit at the European Court of Justice against the European Commission (EC) for approving its neighbor Hungary’s plans to expand the 1,889MW Paks nuclear plant....

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EDF, Westinghouse win nuclear dismantling engineering services contract in Spain

EDF group, in partnership with Westinghouse Electric Spain (WES), has won a contract to provide engineering services for the dismantling of unit 1 at Vandellòsi nuclear power station in Spain....

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Major pros and cons of thorium nuclear power reactor

Nuclear power is one of the important sources of energy that is generated by using nuclear fission reaction. Using the nuclear fuel, the reaction enables nuclear power plants to produce huge amount of electricity. During the reaction process, nuclear fuel generates heat to power turbines. Heavy fissile elements present in most of the nuclear...

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GE Hitachi, Holtec to collaborate on 160MWe small modular reactor

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH), Global Nuclear Fuel (GNF), Holtec International and SMR Inventec have partnered to advance a single loop, SMR‐160 pressurized light water reactor....

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Rosatom and Congo sign Memorandum of Cooperation for peaceful use of atomic energy

Rosatom and the Ministry of Scientific Research and Technological Innovations of the Republic of Congo signed a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in the field of peaceful uses of atomic energy....

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