Green light for $2.3B spent nuclear fuel storage site in Texas

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission is recommending granting a proposed license for a planned spent nuclear fuel interim storage facility in west Texas.


China Nuclear starts building small modular reactor demo project

Construction has started on the multi-purpose small modular reactor demonstration project at Changjiang Nuclear Power Plant.

Cavendish Nuclear joins Rolls-Royce small modular reactor programme

Rolls-Royce and Cavendish Nuclear have signed a MoU to collaborate on the Rolls-Royce Small Modular Reactor programme.

GE Steam Power to refurbish 3GW Ontario nuclear plant

Ontario Power Generation has signed up GE Steam Power to play a significant role in the Canadian utility’s massive refurbishment of its 3GW Darlington Nuclear Generating Station.

Curtiss-Wright to develop digital twin tech for nuclear reactors

The U.S. Department of Energy has selected Curtiss-Wright Corp. to be part of a project developing digital twin technology for advanced nuclear reactors.

EDF to decommission 7 advanced gas-cooled reactors by 2030

EDF Energy will put all seven of its advanced gas-cooled reactor nuclear power stations in the UK into the defueling and decommissioning stages within the next decade.

EDF defuels UKs Dungeness B nuclear station due to technical risks

EDF has decided to move one of the UK's nuclear stations into the first phase of decommissioning after discovering several risks to parts of the fuel assemblies and elsewhere.