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Nuclear power prospects bright – Ghanaian engineers push for support - Myjoyonline.com

News - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 07:25

Myjoyonline.com

Nuclear power prospects bright – Ghanaian engineers push for support
Myjoyonline.com
The Ghana Institution of Engineers (GhIE) has called on the government and other stakeholders to support the Ghana Nuclear Power Programme to bridge the gap between projected future energy demand and dwindling power generating capacity.

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Contract offer to counteract global threat to nuclear sites - Telegraph.co.uk

News - Sun, 05/20/2018 - 17:27

Telegraph.co.uk

Contract offer to counteract global threat to nuclear sites
Telegraph.co.uk
Last year, Britain's nuclear power stations were told to tighten their defences against terrorist attacks after concerns were raised that terrorists had worked out how to bypass electronic security systems. A spokesman for BEIS said the tender was part ...

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Russia unveils world's first floating nuclear power station - Yahoo News

News - Sun, 05/20/2018 - 13:09

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Russia unveils world's first floating nuclear power station
Yahoo News
Murmansk (Russia) (AFP) - Russia on Saturday unveiled the world's first floating nuclear power station at a ceremony in the port of the far northern city of Murmansk where it will be loaded with nuclear fuel before heading to eastern Siberia. Built in ...
Russia launches world's first floating nuclear power station as part of its plan to develop oil resources in ArcticSouth China Morning Post
World's first floating nuclear barge to power Russia's Arctic oil drivePhys.Org
Floating nuclear power station unveiledGulf Times

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Russia committed to build more nuclear power units in India: Indian envoy to Russia - Economic Times

News - Sun, 05/20/2018 - 10:25

Economic Times

Russia committed to build more nuclear power units in India: Indian envoy to Russia
Economic Times
Various issues will be discussed during Prime Minister Modi's visit including nuclear power. Indian Ambassador to Russia, P Saran on Sunday informed, “Russia is already participating in the construction of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant.
PM Modi, Vladimir Putin May Discuss Energy, Nuclear Issues At 'No-Agenda' SummitNDTV

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Russia unveils world's first floating nuclear power station - Hurriyet Daily News

News - Sun, 05/20/2018 - 10:16

Hurriyet Daily News

Russia unveils world's first floating nuclear power station
Hurriyet Daily News
Russia on May 19 unveiled the world's first floating nuclear power station at a ceremony in the port of the far northern city of Murmansk where it will be loaded with nuclear fuel before heading to eastern Siberia. Built in Saint Petersburg, the ...
Russia launches world's first floating nuclear power station as part of its plan to develop oil resources in ArcticSouth China Morning Post

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House energy committee roots for nuclear power as reliable alternative - The Standard

News - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 21:04

The Standard

House energy committee roots for nuclear power as reliable alternative
The Standard
The Parliament Energy Committee is now rooting for nuclear energy to drive achievement of President Uhuru Kenyatta's Big Four and the Vision 2030 agenda. The committee resolved this after attending the AtomeXp nuclear energy conference in Sochi, ...

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Russia builds world's first floating nuclear power station - The Straits Times

News - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 21:00

The Straits Times

Russia builds world's first floating nuclear power station
The Straits Times
Russia on Saturday unveiled the world's first floating nuclear power station at a ceremony in the port of the far northern city of Murmansk, where it will be loaded with nuclear fuel before heading to eastern Siberia. Built in Saint Petersburg by state ...

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Europe reassures Iran of commitment to nuclear deal without US - Reuters

News - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 14:37

Reuters

Europe reassures Iran of commitment to nuclear deal without US
Reuters
Uranium refined to 20 percent fissile purity is well beyond the 5 percent normally required to fuel civilian nuclear power plants, although still well short of the highly enriched, or 80 to 90 percent, purity needed for a nuclear bomb. In their ...
Joint Press Statement following today's meeting between Commissioner Arias Cañete and VicePresident Salehi, Head ...EU News
Here's how quickly Iran could build a nuclear weaponBusiness Insider

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Russia unveils floating nuclear power station - Khaleej Times

News - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 13:15

Khaleej Times

Russia unveils floating nuclear power station
Khaleej Times
Russia on Saturday unveiled the world's first floating nuclear power station at a ceremony in the port of the far northern city of Murmansk where it will be loaded with nuclear fuel before heading to eastern Siberia. Built in Saint Petersburg, the ...

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Russia unveils world's first floating nuclear power station - The Straits Times

News - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 10:21

The Straits Times

Russia unveils world's first floating nuclear power station
The Straits Times
MURMANSK (AFP) - Russia on Saturday (May 19) unveiled the world's first floating nuclear power station at a ceremony in the port of the far northern city of Murmansk where it will be loaded with nuclear fuel before heading to eastern Siberia. Built in ...

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Editorial: Gov't energy plan inflexibility on nuclear, renewables reveals lack of vision - The Mainichi

News - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 08:47

The Mainichi

Editorial: Gov't energy plan inflexibility on nuclear, renewables reveals lack of vision
The Mainichi
The government has unveiled its revised basic energy plan, though its core elements concerning the ratio of Japan's electricity needs to be supplied by nuclear power and renewables by fiscal 2030 has not changed from the plan adopted three years ago.

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Problem triggers shutdown of Richland nuclear plant - Tri-City Herald

News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 17:32

Tri-City Herald

Problem triggers shutdown of Richland nuclear plant
Tri-City Herald
The nuclear power plant near Richland shut down unexpectedly at 6:51 a.m. Friday. The Columbia Generating Station's main power transformers automatically disconnected from the grid, and the plant then automatically shut down, said John Dobken, ...
E. Wash. nuclear power plant shuts downKTVZ
Nuclear plant shuts down unexpectedly in Washington stateABC News

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Kursk II Nuclear Power Plant - Power Technology

News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 15:20

Power Technology

Kursk II Nuclear Power Plant
Power Technology
The 2.5GW Kursk II nuclear power plant (NPP) will replace the existing Kursk NPP in western Russia. Rosenergoatom, a subsidiary of Rosatom, is developing the project at an estimated cost of RUR225bn ($3.5bn approximately). The two power units of the ...

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Double investment boost for UK nuclear power - Power Engineering International

News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 13:01

Power Engineering International

Double investment boost for UK nuclear power
Power Engineering International
The UK nuclear power industry has received positive investment news today with the announcement that Lloyds Bank will make £100m available to small businesses in the nuclear supply chain serving Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant. Meanwhile ...
British government offers Hitachi's UK nuclear project $18 billion: mediaBusiness Insider

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China to help Uganda build nuclear power plants - News - GCR - GCR

News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 10:48

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China to help Uganda build nuclear power plants - News - GCR
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China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) has signed a memorandum of understanding to help Uganda build and operate nuclear power plants, Uganda's ...
China National Nuclear Corporation to help Uganda build power ...Construction Global - Construction News, Magazine and Website
China to help Uganda build nuclear power plants - BusinessGhana ...BusinessGhana

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Alec Baldwin tells APP: No nuclear power bailout in NJ - Asbury Park Press

News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 09:01

Asbury Park Press

Alec Baldwin tells APP: No nuclear power bailout in NJ
Asbury Park Press
I've been involved in issues related to reducing reliance on nuclear power since the late 1980s. I have a long association with the Radiation and Public Health Project (RPHP), a nonprofit research group that tracks cancer rates around nuclear plants.

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Why nuclear power for African countries doesn't make sense - The Star, Kenya

News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 03:20

The Star, Kenya

Why nuclear power for African countries doesn't make sense
The Star, Kenya
Over the last few years reports have surfaced of a range of African countries planning nuclear power plants. At the moment, the only nuclear plant in operation in Africa is South Africa's Koeberg, producing 1.86GW of power. This, according to some ...
The cloak that hides the dagger – nuclear deals and geopoliticsDaily Maverick
South Africa will need more power generation, for itself and for region – consultantCreamer Media's Engineering News

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China to help Uganda build and operate nuclear power plants - ETEnergyworld.com

News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 01:54

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China to help Uganda build and operate nuclear power plants
ETEnergyworld.com
Eight potential sites have been identified in the country's central, southwest and northern regions that could potentially host nuclear power plants, the government said on Thursday. It signed a deal with Russia last year to cooperate on nuclear power.

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Why nuclear power for Africa doesn't make sense - Chronicle

News - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 22:08

Chronicle

Why nuclear power for Africa doesn't make sense
Chronicle
Uganda's is only one of a number of countries interested in nuclear power. Russia's nuclear agency Rosatom has boasted that it's concluded nuclear power memoranda of understanding with Egypt, Kenya, Nigeria, Sudan and Zambia. Uganda is also on the ...
The cloak that hides the dagger – nuclear deals and geopoliticsDaily Maverick
Thoughts on the optimal electricity-generation mix for SAMoneyweb.co.za
South Africa will need more power generation, for itself and for region – consultantCreamer Media's Engineering News

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