Nuclear industry news


10.02.2012

NRC approves first new nuclear plant in 3 decades

 WASHINGTON (AP) -- The nations first new nuclear power plant in a generation won approval Thursday as federal regulators voted to grant a license for two more

30.01.2012

Most powerful icebreaker in the world departs for the Gulf of Finland

 The world’s most powerful nuclear-powered icebreaker “50 Let Pobedy” departed the dock port of Murmansk on Friday at noon and headed to more

02.02.2012

Serbia seeks to cooperate with Russia and Bulgaria on the construction of Belene NPP

Serbia is showing a strong interest to participate in the Russian-Bulgarian project on construction of Belene Nuclear Power Plant, and is ready to actively more

06.02.2012

Magnitude 5 Earthquake Strikes Near Iran’s Bushehr Nuke Plant

A magnitude 5.0 earthquake struck near the Bushehr nuclear power plant in south Iran, the U.S. Geological Survey said on its website on Sunday.The earthquake more

30.01.2012

OECD Nuclear Energy Agency’s mission finished its visit to Russia

On January 23-26 a mission of the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) of OECD led by Director General Luis Echavarri held a visit to Russia.During the visit, the more

27.12.2011

Rosatom. Results in 2011

In November 2011 the first power program was completed at Kalinin NPP Unit 4 (Tver Region), which is the largest investment project in the region and one of more