Nuclear industry news




22.09.2014

Finnish Cabinet Approves Construction of Russian-Built Nuclear Plant

 Fennovoima Oy and Rosatom last week moved a step closer to building a new nuclear plant in Finland.Ria Novosti reported that the companies had received more

22.09.2014

58th IAEA General Conference Convenes in Vienna

 The annual IAEA General Conference welcomes delegates and governmental representatives attending the week-long event that commences on Monday more

22.09.2014

Russia sees ‘progress’ in Iran nuclear talks

 Russia has expressed optimism about the prospect of Iran-P5+1 nuclear talks over Tehran’s nuclear energy program, saying it sees signs of progress more

19.09.2014

Russia makes fast neutron reactor progress

 Russia has announced two new milestones in its ‘Proryv’, or Breakthrough, project to enable a closed nuclear fuel cycle. The ultimate aim is more

18.09.2014

VVER approved for Hanhikivi project

 Finlands government has approved an amendment to Fennovoimas decision in principle for its Hanhikivi plant, paving the way for the company to apply to more

18.09.2014

Coronation of Novovoronezh II

 The exhaust header structure – the first component of the passive heat removal system (PHRS) - has been installed on the dome of the first reactor more