nuclear energy

Important equipment delivered to future Akkuyu NPP

Important equipment delivered to future Akkuyu NPP

A polar crane with a lifting capacity of about 400 tons was delivered to the Akkuyu nuclear power plant's construction site in the Gulnar district of Mersin province, the press service of Akkuyu Nükleer AŞ reports. The …

UK plans one nuclear reactor each year

UK plans one nuclear reactor each year

The U.K. government has pledged to put new nuclear power at the heart of its plan to wean Britain off imported fossil fuels.  In a fresh energy strategy, ministers pledged to deliver the equivalent of one nuclear reactor each year …

Rostov nuclear plant’s unit 2 shut down

Rostov nuclear plant’s unit 2 shut down

Unit 2 of the Rostov nuclear power plant (NPP) in Russia has been shut down for scheduled maintenance, without any violations that jeopardize its safe function registered, a source in the NPP’s information and public relations department …

The path to renewables is the path to lasting peace in the Caucasus

The path to renewables is the path to lasting peace in the Caucasus

In the wake of 30 years of war, maintaining this fragile peace poses a significant challenge. An unprecedented opportunity for regional energy cooperation, however, unthinkable during the conflict, presents the first piece of the puzzle. Renewables are the second

France shuts down Fessenheim nuclear plant

France shuts down Fessenheim nuclear plant

EDF SA, a French energy company, said that it had completed the shut down of one reactor at its oldest nuclear power plant in Fessenheim near the border of Germany. The nuclear power plant's second and last reactor will be shut down on June …

Iran to start using centrifuges at Fordow plant

Iran to start using centrifuges at Fordow plant

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani announced that Tehran will start injecting uranium gas into 1,044 centrifuges on November 6. He stressed that the signatories to the 2015 Nuclear Agreement have to implement the deal …