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2019, November, 20, 12:00:00DRAMATICALLY IMPORTANT: NUCLEAR POWER
"We need to replace 70-90% of carbon resources of energy by 2050 in order to avoid overheating the Earth," he said, adding that two-thirds of the world's population still relies on biomass. An alarming projection, he said, is that by 2050 African nations will be consuming as much energy per capita as they do now, but their population will have doubled to 1.4 billion. "This will have dramatic implications for healthcare, employment and migration in the future," he said. "Only nuclear power can stop this migration by helping to develop the region."
2019, November, 20, 11:20:00POLAND'S NUCLEAR INVESTMENT $60 BLN
Poland is seeking a foreign investor for a 49% stake in the company that will be responsible for building and operating six reactors, Piotr Naimski, a top government official in charge of strategic energy infrastructure, said
2019, November, 20, 11:00:00CHINA'S NUCLEAR INVESTMENT $5.64 BLN
The total investment for the two new units will reach 39.45 billion yuan ($5.64 billion), and they are scheduled to go into operation in 2025 and 2026.
2019, November, 13, 12:25:00FRANCE'S NUCLEAR POWER DOWN 7.6%
EDF said total output since the start of the year stood at 317.3 TWh, down 1.3% compared with the same period a year ago.
2019, November, 11, 13:13:00RUSSIA'S NUCLEAR FOR IRAN
Iran started pouring concrete on Sunday at its second nuclear power plant, a key step in building the facility with Russian help in the southern port of Bushehr, state television reported.
2019, November, 11, 12:55:00BALANCING THE GLOBAL ENERGY SYSTEM
“Increased global and regional temperatures patterns, changes in precipitation amounts and seasonal distribution, a sea level rise, and changing characteristics of various extreme events such as increasing frequency, intensity, duration or even spatial extent of heat waves, droughts and storms, are forecast by most global and regional climate models,” said Loreta Stankeviciute, an IAEA energy systems analyst.
2019, November, 8, 10:50:00RUSSIA'S TVEL NUCLEAR FUEL FOR CHINA
TVEL Fuel Company of Rosatom has signed the contract for nuclear fuel supply to the future power units 3 and 4 of Xudapu NPP with China Nuclear Energy Industry Corporation, CNNP Liaoning Nuclear Power and CNNP Suneng Nuclear Power acting as the customers (all the companies are subsidiaries of China National Nuclear Corporation, CNNC).
2019, November, 6, 12:45:00CHINA'S NUCLEAR UP 23%
China’s nuclear power sector was responsible for 4.8% of China’s total electricity supply over the period, up from 4.1% in the same period of last year.
2019, November, 6, 12:40:00IRAN'S URANIUM: 5%
Iran will enrich uranium to 5% at its underground Fordow nuclear facility
2019, November, 1, 14:05:00ASIA'S NUCLEAR POWER BENEFITS
In 2018 a total of 533 TWh of electricity generated in Asia was from nuclear power. This was 12% higher than the previous year, and 60% higher than in 2012. Nuclear generation in Asia now represents 21% of total electricity generation.