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Brazil’s INB and IPEN strengthen co-operation on nuclear projects
01 February, 2023
Nuclear Industries of Brazil (Indústrias Nucleares do Brasil - INB)...
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Canada’s nuclear labs to collaborate with particle accelerator centre
Tuesday, January 31, 2023 by Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) are to collaborate with particle accelerator centre TRIUMF on nuclear and materials science and technology. A memorandum of understanding (MOU)...

NASA and DARPA to develop nuclear rocket engines
Thursday, January 26, 2023 by NASA and the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) are to collaborate on development of advanced nuclear thermal propulsion technology for rocket engines. NASA and...

Rosatom begins construction of radiopharmaceuticals plant
Thursday, January 26, 2023 by Rosatom has begun construction of a new plant for the production of medical isotope products at the Karpov Scientific Research Institute of Physics & Chemistry in Obninsk, Kaluga...

Reactor vessel installed at Russia’s MBIR research facility
Monday, January 23, 2023 by The reactor pressure vessel has been installed at Russia’s MBIR research reactor.

US NorthStar pushes forward with non-uranium isotope production
Wednesday, January 18, 2023 by US-based NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes is pressing ahead with developing non-uranium-based production of molybdenum-99 (Mo-99) using its recently completed Accelerator...

CNNC achieves mass production of germanium isotopes
Tuesday, January 10, 2023 by China Nuclear Energy Industry Corporation (CNEIC), which is part of the China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), has for the first time achieved independent and mass production...

KAERI to supply fuel for Polish research reactor
Wednesday, December 07, 2022 by The Korean Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on mutual cooperation for nuclear fuel demonstration with Poland’s National Centre...

UK tests borehole sealing technology
Thursday, December 01, 2022 by The UK’s Nuclear Waste Services (NWS) has sealed existing boreholes at Rosemanowes Quarry, Cornwall, as part of a vital research project for the safe and permanent disposal of...

Japanese-Polish cooperation continues on high-temperature reactor technology
Thursday, November 24, 2022 by ​​​​​​​The President of the Japanese Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA), Koguchi Masanori, and the Director of Poland’s National Centre for Nuclear Research (NCBJ), Professor Krzysztof...

Atomexpo attracts 65 countries
Thursday, November 24, 2022 by The XII International Forum Atomexpo-2022 was held in Sochi (Russia) on November 21-22, attracting the heads of key companies in the global nuclear industry, government...

IAEA focuses on access to water at COP27
Tuesday, November 15, 2022 by The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) organised an event on 14 November at its Atoms4Climate pavilion – on the sidelines of COP27 meeting in Egypt – to discuss...

US report looks at innovations to meet climate goals
Wednesday, November 09, 2022 by The US Administration has issued a new report, “US Innovation to Meet 2050 Climate Goals: Assessing Initial R&D Opportunities,” setting out initial priorities that will enable it to...

Westinghouse receives UK grant to develop advanced nuclear fuel
Wednesday, November 02, 2022 by US-based Westinghouse Electric Company said on 26 October it had been awarded a grant from the UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to support development...

Funding allocated for Idaho National Lab improvement
Friday, October 28, 2022 by The US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced that the US Administration has approved $150 million in funding under President Biden’s Inflation Reduction Act for...

US Southern Company and TerraPower build world’s largest chloride salt system
Thursday, October 20, 2022 by US Southern Company Services (SCS) and TerraPower recently built and installed a new test facility at TerraPower’s laboratory in Everett, Washington, according to the US Department...

Laurentis Energy supports Synthos and SMRs in Poland
Tuesday, October 18, 2022 by Canada’s Laurentis Energy Partners and Polish energy company, Synthos Green Energy, have signed a Master Services Agreement (MSA) to support the development and deployment of...

US GAIN vouchers awarded for advanced reactors and used fuel recycling
Thursday, October 13, 2022 by The US Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Nuclear Energy’s (NE’s) Gateway for Accelerated Innovation in Nuclear (GAIN) initiative has awarded vouchers to three businesses to...

New nuclear medicine facility for Belgium’s University Hospital Leuven
Friday, September 09, 2022 by Belgium’s Tractebel (part of French energy company Engie), along with its partner, Modulo Architects, has been awarded a new contract by the University Hospital of Leuven and the...

Poland and Romania to co-operate on deployment of NuScale SMR
Thursday, September 08, 2022 by Polish copper and silver producer KGHM Polska Miedz and Romanian nuclear power plant operator Nuclearelectrica have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) during an Economic Forum...

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