發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/17 11:01:31 (29 人讀取)
16 Mar (NucNet): The operator of Finland’s Olkiluoto nuclear power station has shown a strong commitment to safety although further improvements could be achieved as plans to expand the facility are implemented, an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts said.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/17 10:58:54 (27 人讀取)
15 Mar (NucNet): Three state-owned Indonesian companies – Pertamina, PLN and Inuki – have completed a technology pre-feasibility study which has concluded that a molten salt reactor design proposed by US-based Martingale could deliver safe, cheap, clean energy, could be built now, would be economically viable, and would have the potential to replace coal power plants.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/17 10:56:49 (27 人讀取)
Unit 4 of the Yangjiang nuclear power plant in China's Guangdong province has completed commissioning tests and now meets the conditions for entering commercial operation, China General Nuclear (CGN) announced yesterday.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/17 10:55:18 (31 人讀取)
Construction and installation work formally started yesterday at the site of unit 2 of the Bushehr nuclear power plant in Iran, Atomproekt, the reactor design subsidiary of Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom, announced today. The first foundation stone for units 2 and 3 of the plant was laid in a ceremony held at the construction site in southern Iran in September last year.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/17 10:54:15 (27 人讀取)
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) has agreed to cooperate with utility Eskom in supporting the South African government's plans to build local capacity for its nuclear new build program through supplier development and localisation.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/15 10:20:00 (36 人讀取)
14 Mar (NucNet): Japan’s Toshiba Corp said on 14 March 2017 it will speed up looking at whether it should sell a majority of its US-based Westinghouse nuclear power business.
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國際核能現況 : To Compete With China and Russia, US Needs Aggressive Nuclear Trade And Export Programme, Says NEI’s Korsnick
發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/15 10:20:00 (38 人讀取)
10 Mar (NucNet): If the US is to preserve its ability to shape the global use of nuclear technology, it must have both a strong domestic nuclear power programme and an aggressive nuclear trade and export programme, Nuclear Energy Institute president and chief executive officer Maria Korsnick told an energy industry gathering on 9 March 2017.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/15 10:15:04 (34 人讀取)
13 Mar (NucNet): Japan’s Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) has accepted applications for 26 nuclear power plants at 16 sites in relation to the restart of reactors following the introduction of new safety and security standards after the March 2011 Fukushima-Daiichi accident, the Japan Atomic Industrial Forum (Jaif) said.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/15 10:10:38 (32 人讀取)
9 Mar (NucNet): The International Atomic Energy Agency’s board of governors has reappointed the current director-general, Yukiya Amano, to a further term of office for four years, from 1 December 2017 to 30 November 2021.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/15 10:09:10 (43 人讀取)
8 Mar (NucNet): South Africa’s state-owned utility Eskom has given itself the internal target that for new nuclear to make sense, the levelised cost of electricity (LCOE) from the project must be between $60 and $80 (€56 and €75) per MWh for the first two reactor units, the company’s chief nuclear officer David Nicholls said.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/15 10:07:09 (23 人讀取)
7 Mar (NucNet): State-owned utility Eskom’s target is to publish the request for proposals, or RFP, for new nuclear power reactors in South Africa by mid-2017, with evaluation of proposals by the end of 2017, the company’s chief nuclear officer David Nicholls said in an interview published on the Eskom website.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/15 9:41:53 (22 人讀取)
Ukraine expects to start supplying electricity to the European Union network via its planned 'energy bridge' as early as 2019, and to complete the project by 2025, the head of the country's nuclear power plant operator said this week. The energy bridge will link unit 2 of Ukraine's Khmelnitsky nuclear power plant to Burshtyn Energy Island and connect with powerlines to Rzeszów in Poland and Albertirsa in Hungary.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/15 9:41:02 (21 人讀取)
An "ethical barrier" could be put in place at the UK's National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) to ensure policy makers can draw on its world-class expertise whilst avoiding a conflict of interest with commercial customers, its CEO Paul Howarth told peers this week. NNL's operating model thus requires "refinement, rather than wholehearted change", he said.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/15 9:39:54 (21 人讀取)
GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) and Advanced Reactor Concepts (ARC Nuclear) have signed a memorandum of understanding to collaborate on the development and licensing of a small modular reactor (SMR). Each company has so far been developing its own sodium-cooled fast reactor models.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/15 9:38:54 (13 人讀取)
A 3D-printed impeller has been in use in a pump at Slovenia's Krško plant since January. Siemens, which produced the component, said this marks "the first successful commercial installation and continuing safe operation" of such a part in a nuclear power plant.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/8 9:41:19 (33 人讀取)
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will look to strengthen its activities to bolster nuclear safety around the world, the agency's director-general Yukiya Amano told its board of governors yesterday. He also informed the board of progress in the IAEA's other work.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/8 9:40:04 (35 人讀取)
The UK's nuclear industry will need more than two years of Brexit negotiations to prepare for a departure from the European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom), experts told members of parliament last week. The country's numerous arrangements with European Union member states would each need to be replicated and this could take a decade, they said.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/8 9:38:50 (34 人讀取)
The UK could realise long-term strategic benefits from taking a leading role in the development of small modular reactors (SMRs), delegates were told at a Nuclear Industry Association (NIA) conference in London this week. The country could harness SMRs to help it meet its own energy needs, but could also compete in the global market for the technology, they said.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/8 9:37:33 (31 人讀取)
China will complete construction of five nuclear power reactors and start construction of eight more in 2017, according to plans released by the country's National Energy Administration (NEA). Planning for a further eight reactors will also be progressed this year.
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發表人 nicenter 於 2017/3/8 9:35:47 (29 人讀取)
Hungary can start construction of new nuclear power units at Paks next year as planned, following European Commission approval of commitments it has made to limit distortions of competition. The Commission said today it had concluded that Hungary's financial support for the Paks II project involves state aid, but it could approve this support under EU state aid rules on the basis of these commitments.
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