The construction of the first heavy water reactor M1 spent fuel storage module officially started

On the afternoon of August 25, Zou Zhengyu, general manager of Qinshan Nuclear Power Co., LTD., declared that the first heavy water reactor M1 type spent fuel storage module project in Qinshan nuclear Power plant officially started construction. The authorized construction of this module is a successful example of Qinshan nuclear power plant in the introduction, digestion, absorption and innovation […]

Wind power is harmful?

In order to survive and develop their own civilization, human beings exploit and consume a large number of resources on the earth, and constantly create pollution and greenhouse effect. At present, with the increasing consumption of mineral energy on Earth, renewable energy sources such as wind power, solar power, hydro power and tidal power are clean energy sources, which can […]

Ten! American companies plan to develop small modular nuclear reactors in Poland

Last Energy has signed an agreement with the Lignica Special Economic Zone (LSSE) to expand nuclear power in Poland. The company is engaged in the design, manufacture and commercialization of new fully modular small nuclear reactors (SMRS) and plans to develop 10 small modular reactors at LSSE to facilitate the booming industrial activity in the region. The agreement between Last […]

Us selects Advanced Nuclear reactor fuel testing plant

The US Department of Energy said Wednesday it has selected a design for a multibillion-dollar test nuclear reactor at the Idaho National Laboratory that could help develop fuel for advanced nuclear reactors. The Multifunctional test reactor, or VTR, was proposed in 2018 and, if funded by Congress, would be the first rapid nuclear test reactor to operate in the United […]

Plus research and development of ARC-100 small reactor fuel manufacturing technology

Canadian Advanced Reactor Concepts (ARC) has partnered with Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) to develop the ARC-100 modular small reactor fuel manufacturing process. Through funding from the Canadian Nuclear Research Initiative (CNRI), the Nuclear Laboratory will provide ARC with expertise in nuclear fuel manufacturing to develop a prototype fuel thin rod production line for ARC technology, using advanced research facilities at […]

Unit 3 of India's Kakrapa Nuclear Power Plant will be operational by the end of 2022

Unit 3 of the Kakrapar nuclear power plant is expected to go into commercial operation in December 2022, according to India's Department of Atomic Energy. The unit is India's first indigenously designed 700,000 kW pressurized heavy water reactor (PHWR). The Kakrapar Unit 3 finished loading in March 2020 and achieved its first criticality in July of that year. The unit […]

The integral module of the built-in refueling water tank of Hainan Changjiang Nuclear Power Unit No. 4 has been lifted

At 15:41 on July 23, 2022, after three days of hard struggle, the third module of the built-in refuelling water tank in the nuclear island workshop of Hainan Changjiang Nuclear Power Unit No. 4 was firmly placed on the foundation. At this point, the entire lifting of modules in rooms R141 to R143 was completed, and the MKJ assessment point […]

South Korea will provide 130 billion won worth of jobs in the nuclear sector this year

South Korea's industry ministry on Tuesday pledged 130 billion won ($99.04 million) worth of work to companies in the nuclear power sector this year in an effort to rebuild the sector and expand nuclear power generation. In a policy briefing to President Yoon Suk-yeol, Industry Minister Lee Chang-Yang said the work provided this year would be used to improve related […]

Three billion dollars! Bechtel affiliate WIPP was awarded the management contract by the U.S. Department of Energy

Tularosa Basin Range Services(TBRS) has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Environmental Management (EM) worth up to approximately $3 billion to manage and operate the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) transuranuranium waste disposal site in New Mexico. The contract replaces Nuclear Waste Partnership's, which expired at the end of September. TBRS, based in […]