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Russian nuclear fuel provider, TVEL, is taking steps towards a new...
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China funds Russian mine Steve Kidd looks at the motivation behind China’s investment in a new Russian uranium mine in Siberia.
A path to Jaitapur A March agreement envisages the start of work on six EPR reactors at Jaitapur in 2018. Saurav Jha examines whether this long-anticipated project will finally get off the ground.
A vision for fission Paul Howarth, CEO of the UK's National Nuclear Laboratory, looks back at the last decade of innovation at NNL, and how its focus is now shifting to advanced technology such as...
New potential for potentiometry Russia has developed a new method of nondestructive testing, known as scanning contact potentiometry. Vitaly Surin reviews the features and prospects of the technology.
Drain coating at Dungeness A protective coating has been installed in the surface water drain chamber as part of maintenance and refurbishment work at the UK’s oldest magnox station.
Eye in the sky Philip Buchan discusses how a drone has been used for a first-of-a-kind structural inspection of the concrete domes at the Cook plant in the USA.
Lighting the way to a low-carbon UK Philip Awty describes the graphite core inspection work that takes place at the UK’s advanced cooled gas reactors and the vital contribution it makes to supplying low-carbon electricity.
Bigger Blade After a decade of development, Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems has completed testing of its new 74-inch blade for nuclear steam turbines, Kei Sagimori explains.
Inside Africa Russia has recently signed a nuclear cooperation agreement with the Republic of Congo, but does nuclear energy have real potential in Africa? Justin Dargin provides a perspective.
A solution for Shidowan China’s new High Temperature Reactor will use glass-to-metal sealing technology. Thomas Fink takes a closer look at the application and the wider advantages for small modular reactors.
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