2022, December, 5, 11:35:00U.S. TWIN ENERGY CRISIS
The sweeping push to replace fossil fuel plants with clean energy is forcing US power grids to the brink of a twin crisis, making electricity unaffordable while raising the specter of more frequent blackouts, a member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said.
2022, December, 2, 09:30:00NETHERLANDS NUCLEAR INVESTMENT €5 BLN
Some €5 billion ($5.22bn) has been released for the first steps but the cabinet has not said exactly how much the government will ultimately contribute.
2022, November, 30, 11:20:00BRITAIN'S NUCLEAR INVESTMENT
The plan is for Sizewell C to feature two EPRs producing 3.2 GW of electricity, enough to power the equivalent of around six million homes.
2022, November, 30, 11:15:00CANADA'S SMR DEVELOPMENT
The ARC-100 has also been selected for a demonstration project at NB Power's existing Point Lepreau nuclear power plant site as part of a joint strategic plan for SMR deployment set out earlier this year by the provincial governments of Ontario, Saskatchewan, New Brunswick and Alberta Canada’s SMR Roadmap.
2022, November, 30, 11:10:00UZBEKISTAN'S URANIUM RISE
The new agreement lays the foundations of an "exclusive strategic alliance for the development of new uranium mines in Uzbekistan, beyond the Djengeldi project" and is a "significant broadening of the scope of the collaboration", Orano said.
2022, November, 25, 10:35:00JAPAN'S NUCLEAR FOR POLAND
Japan has many years of experience operating the High-Temperature Test Reactor (HTTR), a 30 MWt prototype graphite-moderated helium gas-cooled reactor, and Poland has been working with Japan for several years on the potential implementation of such technology.
2022, November, 25, 10:30:00U.S. NUCLEAR FOR THAILAND
This partnership builds on almost 50 years of US-Thailand civil nuclear cooperation.
2022, November, 23, 10:15:00U.S. CLEAN NUCLEAR INVESTMENT $6 BLN
As the nation’s largest source of carbon-free power, America’s current fleet of nuclear reactors is a vital resource for achieving the President’s goal of 100% clean electricity by 2035 and a net-zero emissions economy by 2050.
2022, November, 23, 10:10:00RUSSIAN NUCLEAR FOR KYRGYZSTAN
Electricity generation in Kyrgyzstan is mainly from hydro (over 90%). The country has no nuclear power, but in January 2022 signed a memorandum of cooperation with Rosatom on the construction of small nuclear power plants based on the RITM-200N.
2022, November, 21, 11:15:00RUSSIA'S, TURKEY ENERGY COOPERATION
They focused on prospects for implementing the initiative to create a major gas hub in Turkiye. The President of Russia voiced this initiative in October, and Recep Tayyip Erdogan supported it.
2022, November, 18, 11:10:00GLOBAL NUCLEAR POWER FOR CLIMATE
Nuclear energy must play a central role in economic relaunch strategies.
2022, November, 18, 11:00:00INDIA'S ENERGY, CLIMATE STRATEGY
Under this strategy, India plans to expand its green hydrogen production, increase electrolyser manufacturing capacity, and increase its nuclear capacity three-fold by 2032 (6.8 GW at the end of 2021).
2022, November, 18, 10:55:00S.AFRICA'S NUCLEAR CHALLENGES
South Africa's electricity generation is dominated by coal - Koeberg supplies about 5%.
2022, November, 16, 10:45:00INDIA'S NUCLEAR STRATEGY
The strategy articulates India's vision and action plan for achieving its goals set out in its Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) which was updated earlier this year to commit India to reduce the emissions intensity of its GDP by 45% from 2005 levels, and to achieve "about 50%" of its cumulative installed electric capacity from non-fossil fuel-based energy resources, by 2030.
2022, November, 16, 10:10:00U.S. NUCLEAR HYDROGEN
Most of the hydrogen currently produced in the US is made through steam-methane reforming whereby methane reacts with high-temperature steam to produce carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, and hydrogen.