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Kazakhstan interested in building a nuclear plant.

Three Japanese companies, Japan Atomic Power Company, Toshiba Corp and Marubeni Corp, announced Wednesday that an agreement has been reached with Kazakhstan administration to provide data and cost estimates for the construction of a nuclear power plant with an advanced boiling water reactor.

read more... 30/09/2010


Norway worried about power supplies for winter to come.

Last year has proven to be a difficult one for Nordic countries as prices for power reached all-time highs as temperatures were lower than usual and Swedish nuclear reactors had outages concerns.

read more... 29/09/2010


EDF to announce a two year delay for Flamanville start-up

EDF is about to announce a two-year delay of Flamanville reactor start-up, and a cost increase of 1 billion euros. The information was provided by unofficial sources.

read more... 02/08/2010


Costs for building the experimental fusion reactor in Europe twice higher than initial calculations

A new delay was announced concerning a multi-billion-dollar nuclear fusion project International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER), which is expected to start operating by 2019.

read more... 28/07/2010


The exploitation of Flamanville reactor delayed by 2 years

The construction of the French nuclear reactor at Flamanville is expected to be delayed by up to two years, according to the Figaro newspaper.

read more... 07/07/2010