2015-10

October 2015

Future energy system needs nuclear, says UK academy

The RAE has today published its study - entitled A Critical Time for UK Energy Policy - which details the actions needed now to create a secure and affordable low-carbon energy system for 2030 and bey...

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Nordion signs MOU with Bruce Power on new cobalt supply

Ottawa-based Nordion announced Tuesday it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Bruce Power  for the supply of High Specific Activity Cobalt-60, also referred to as medical-grade Cob...

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Westinghouse proposes UK deployment of small modular reactor

Westinghouse Electric Company wants to work with the UK on the deployment of small modular reactor (SMR) technology. Westinghouse, part of the Toshiba group, said yesterday it had presented a &quo...

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Delegation of Canadian Nuclear Suppliers returns from India with optimism on prospects for enhanced nuclear collaboration with India

Pickering, ON – October 20 - The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCI) and a delegation of 12 Canadian nuclear suppliers, including SNC/Candu Energy, B.C. Instruments, Cameco, K...

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EIC announces winner of Award for Supply Chain Excellence 2015 - WorldOil (subscription)

LONDON -- The Energy Industries Council (EIC) announced SPX Flow as the winner of the EIC Award for Supply Chain Excellence 2015, held at the EIC National Dinner last night, Oct. 15. Read the Full ...

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Kyushu restarts second reactor at Sendai plant

A nuclear reactor in Kagoshima Prefecture resumed operation Thursday, becoming the second unit to restart after the government tightened safety regulations following the 2011 triple reactor meltdowns ...

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Support for nuclear refurbishment in Ontario hits 81 per cent

TIVERTON, ON, Oct. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Support for refurbishment of nuclear plants in Ontario has reached 81 per cent, the highest level Bruce Power has recorded since it started public opinion tracking ...

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Entergy to Close Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Massachusetts

NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) announced today that it will close its Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth, Mass., no later than June 1, 2019, bec...

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Westinghouse Innovative Lead-Cooled Fast Reactor (LFR) Brings Bright Future for Nuclear Power

Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it is seeking to collaborate with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) on the next clean-energy innovation: a Westinghouse lead-cooled fast reactor (L...

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Canadian's Nobel win highlights successes of Ontario research facilities

Behind the Nobel prize win for Canadian scientist Arthur McDonald is the story of two renowned world-class scientific research facilities – one in the Ottawa Valley and another in an underground...

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EU nuclear trade body calls for 100 new reactors by 2050

The nuclear trade body for the EU, Foratom stated the target after submitting a position paper to the European Commission on the planned publication of a revised version of the Illustrative Program fo...

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