Argentina: The first phase of atucha nuclear power plant was extended for 20 years

Argentina's Nuclear power Company signed a licensing framework agreement for the long-term operation of Atucha I at the headquarters of the Nuclear Regulatory Authority (ARN), which will enable the plant to have efficient and safe energy production for another 20 years. According to the company that operates Argentina's nuclear plants, the signature covers ARN's requirements as well as the company's […]

Construction of the PaksII nuclear power plant in Hungary is expected to start this autumn

Foreign and Trade Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Friday that the construction phase of the PaksII nuclear power plant could start in September after talks with Rosatom head Alexey Likhachev in Istanbul. He said all outstanding issues had been resolved ahead of the new phase. Rosatom is providing the necessary documents for four more permits from the National Office of […]

Famatone will provide decontamination services for units 3 and 4 of the Bruce nuclear Power Plant

Framatome of France and Bruce Power of Canada have been awarded a contract to provide system-wide decontamination services for units 3 and 4 of the Bruce Nuclear Power Plant as part of the Plant's Major Parts Replacement (MCR) program. Using a unique chemical decontaminating technology developed globally, Famatone will localize this technology for use by its Canadian team at the […]

Oano wins waste fuel transport and recycling contract in Japan

On 24 June 2022, Oano signed a major contract worth 250 million euros with the Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) for the transport and processing of 731 spent fuel assemblies in France from the Puxian Reactor in Japan. The contract was awarded to authorize and develop these transportation and processing operations following the exchange of notes between the French and […]

The G7 urged support for nuclear expansion to address climate and security issues

Leaders of the group of Seven (G7) large industrialised countries should encourage the extension of the operating lives of existing nuclear reactors and support the restart of others to help achieve the nuclear industry's goals of low carbon and secure energy supplies. In a joint message ahead of the Leaders' summit in Germany on June 26, the Canadian Nuclear Association, […]

New energy Technology breakthrough: Swift Solar revolutionizes Solar technology with perovskite

Swift Solar is a Silicon Valley startup that aims to revolutionize Solar technology by making Solar panels that are very lightweight, economical and efficient. Instead of using wafer-based solar panel technology, they are developing thin-film based solar technology using a new type of semiconductor called perovskite, which will speed up the efficiency game in the solar competition. Common solar panels […]

China's first 18MW mine water floating power plant will soon be connected to the grid

With the rapid development of the surface photovoltaic industry, its application fields are becoming more and more extensive. Compared with the surface photovoltaic power station, the site environment of the surface photovoltaic power station is usually characterized by high humidity, salt fog, gusts and waves. Therefore, the surface photovoltaic power station has put forward higher quality requirements for the weather […]

ACWA Power signs first $1.5 billion wind project in Egypt

A consortium led by ACWA Power (with local contractor Hassan Allam Holding) recently signed a 1.1GW onshore wind project with the Egyptian government. The project is located in the Gulf of Suez and Gabal El Zeit region with an investment of about us $1.5 billion. The project is one of the largest onshore wind farms in the world and the […]