Nuclear industry news




25.01.2016

Radiation Safety for Consumer Products: New IAEA Safety Guide

 Various consumer products such as smoke detectors, high intensity discharge lamps, and artificial gemstones contain small amounts of radioactive more

22.01.2016

ROSATOM presented its technologies and products at Nuclear Power Asia 2016 in Jakarta

 The plenary session of the 7th Nuclear Power Asia 2016 conference, which took place in Jakarta, Indonesia, on January 20-21, brought together the leaders more

21.01.2016

MSZ has completed annual production of uranium dioxide fuel pellets for pressurized heavy water reactors in India

Machine Building Plant, a subsidiary of Russian nuclear fuel manufacturer TVEL, has completed annual production of uranium dioxide fuel pellets for pressurized more

21.01.2016

Fast reactor progress at Beloyarsk (Russia)

As Russia’s next generation sodium-cooled fast reactor, BN-800, nears commercial operation, we look at the recent progress the country has made in more

20.01.2016

Digging of Foundation Pit for Hanhikivi 1 NPP (Finland) Begins

On January 19, a special ceremony marked the beginning of works to dig a foundation pit at the construction site of the Hanhikivi 1 nuclear power plant in more

14.01.2016

Nuclear share in Russia’s energy mix has increased up to 18.6% from 17.2 in 2015

A share of Russian NPPs (branches of Rosenergoatom Concern OJSC) in the country’s energy mix has increased up to 18.6% in 2015. For comparison, in 2014 more