Nuclear industry news


Russia, South Africa Agree Cooperation in Nuclear Energy

 Russia and South Africa have signed an intergovernmental agreement on strategic partnership in nuclear energy sector opening the possibility of more


Finnish Cabinet Approves Construction of Russian-Built Nuclear Plant

 Fennovoima Oy and Rosatom last week moved a step closer to building a new nuclear plant in Finland.Ria Novosti reported that the companies had received more


58th IAEA General Conference Convenes in Vienna

 The annual IAEA General Conference welcomes delegates and governmental representatives attending the week-long event that commences on Monday more


Russia sees ‘progress’ in Iran nuclear talks

 Russia has expressed optimism about the prospect of Iran-P5+1 nuclear talks over Tehran’s nuclear energy program, saying it sees signs of progress more


Russia makes fast neutron reactor progress

 Russia has announced two new milestones in its ‘Proryv’, or Breakthrough, project to enable a closed nuclear fuel cycle. The ultimate aim is more


VVER approved for Hanhikivi project

 Finlands government has approved an amendment to Fennovoimas decision in principle for its Hanhikivi plant, paving the way for the company to apply to more