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Czech power utility ČEZ has introduced new data-processing techniques...
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Demand Increases for Nuclear Metal Tubing as Higher Energy Consumption Leads to Plans for New Reactors Worldwide
Currently, nuclear energy makes up around 10% of the world’s electric power generation , with global demand showing no signs of slowing down. In fact, the figures are rising as...
WANO opens entries for 2019 excellence awards
The World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO) has called on its members to send in nominations for the 2019 Nuclear Excellence Awards.
Mox fuel for Russia’s BN 800
Rosatom has announced that the BN-800 sodium-cooled fast neutron reactor at unit 4 of the Beloyarsk NPP in the Sverdlovsk district of Russia will operate using only mixed-oxide (mox)...
Draft US loan guarantee offers to support advanced nuclear reactors
The US Department of Energy has issued a draft solicitation that would provide up to $12.6 billion in loan guarantees for advanced nuclear energy projects. A 30-day comment period ends...
Bruce nuclear plant helps stop the smog
Increased output from the Bruce nuclear station in Ontario, Canada, may have played a part in reducing the number of smog days in the province over the last decade.