Unit 3 of Finland's Olkiluoto nuclear power plant was connected to the national grid on 12 March and has started supplying electricity.
Early preparation activities are set to begin at the site of Ontario Power Generation's (OPG) future small modular reactor (SMR).
USNC has adopted two 3D printers from additive manufacturing technology company Desktop Metal to form nuclear-grade silicon carbide for use in its innovative Fully Ceramic Microencapsulated (FCM) nuclear fuel.
In a statement posted on its social media channels at 10:00 on Wednesday Ukraine’s nuclear power plant operator Energoatom said existing plants were operating stably and providing enough electricity for the country’s needs.
Installation has been completed of the main equipment within the reactor building of unit 1 of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant in Turkey. The Russian-supplied VVER-1200 is scheduled to start up next year.
President Rodrigo Duterte has signed an executive order that outlines the government's position for the inclusion of nuclear energy in the Philippines' energy mix.
The last quarter of 2021 saw production at only three US uranium facilities, but producers are making preparations with a view to starting production from operations in Wyoming and Utah as the market strengthens.
Energy Minister Viktor Karankevich said that since November 2020 the first unit had produced enough electricity to replace the equivalent of 2 billion cubic metres of natural gas.
Framatome has received approval from the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) of a licence amendment allowing its shipping containers to be used to transport fresh nuclear fuel with enrichment above 5%.
Kepco Nuclear Fuel (KNF) has developed a light-water reactor (LWR) fuel transport container that meets international requirements with domestic technology.