Japan's Toshiba ESS announced on June 8 it has completed the manufacture of the first of four toroidal field coils it is supplying to the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) project.
The lack of progress in clarifying the IAEA's questions affects the ability of the IAEA to provide assurance of the peaceful nature of the country's nuclear programme.
Leaders in the nuclear sector on June 3 discussed how nuclear energy can contribute to reducing carbon emissions in the fight against climate change during a panel discussion.
Plans to construct a Natrium reactor demonstration project at a retiring coal plant in the US state of Wyoming were announced on June 2 by TerraPower, PacifiCorp and Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon.
The reactor pressure vessel (RPV) has been installed at unit 1 of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant under construction in Turkey.
France's Framatome on June 1 announced its acquisition of Valinox Nucléaire SAS - which specialises in the production of seamless steam generator tubes for nuclear power plants - from Vallourec Group.
Norway's Institute for Energy Technology (IFE) has signed a contract with Westinghouse subsidiary Springfields Fuels Limited for the transfer of 3 tonnes of un-irradiated research reactor fuel to the UK.
Groups representing academics, activists, engineers, environmentalists, entrepreneurs, unionists, and concerned citizens have written to Illinois lawmakers urging them to pass a bill that would create carbon mitigation credits for four nuclear plants.
IHI Corporation is to invest in small modular reactor developer NuScale Power and become a strategic supplier for NuScale plants under a new commercial agreement between the two companies.
The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) has completed the first phase of the pre-licensing vendor design review (VDR) for Moltex Energy’s 300 MWe Stable Salt Reactor - Wasteburner (SSR-W 300) small modular reactor.