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  • Big push for small nuclear reactors

    Concerns are being raised about the billions of dollars being spent on research to design and build small nuclear reactors for electricity production The world’s big powers are in a race to build a new series of small reactors, which they believe will combine with renewables to create a low-carbon future for the planet. Small modular reactors (SMRs) have hardly been heard of by the public, ...


    By Climate News Network

  • Nuclear Reactor Coolant Pump Market to 2020

    GlobalData’s “Nuclear Reactor Coolant Pump Market - Global Market Size, Pricing Analysis, Regional Analysis and Competitive Landscape to 2020” gives detailed information on the global nuclear reactor coolant pump market and provides historical and forecast data for reactor coolant pump demand and revenues. The research analyzes trends in the global reactor coolant pump market ...


  • South Korean Nuclear Companies Target the Global Nuclear Reactor Construction Market

    Bharatbook added a new report on 'South Korean Nuclear Companies Target the Global Nuclear Reactor Construction Market' discusses South Korean nuclear companies’ push towards the global nuclear reactor construction market.South Korean Nuclear Companies Target the Global Nuclear Reactor Construction MarketNuclear Industry players from South Korea target the growing market for nuclear reactor ...


  • Regulatory Justification of the UK ABWR nuclear reactor

    I have today laid before the House a draft statutory instrument containing my decision, as Justifying Authority under the Justification of Practices Involving Ionising Radiation Regulations 2004, that the generation of electricity from the nuclear reactor design known as the UK ABWR is Justified. Justification is the first step in the regulatory process for practices involving ionising radiation ...

  • Global Nuclear Reactor Decommissioning Industry to 2030

    ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Nuclear Reactor Decommissioning Industry - Global Market Size and Competitive Landscape Analysis to 2030" to its huge collection of research reports. The Report Nuclear Reactor Decommissioning Industry ...


  • Sulzer to Supply Feedwater Pumps for Nuclear Reactor in China

    Sulzer has been awarded a contract for the delivery of main feedwater pumps and start-up feedwater pumps. The pumps will be installed in two nuclear reactors — Hualong No. 1 reactors — in China, owned by China Nuclear Power Engineering Company, Ltd. (CNPEC). Sulzer received this order in May 2016 and will complete the delivery of the equipment by the end of 2019. Sulzer will deliver ...


    By Sulzer Management Ltd

  • Smaller reactors widen opportunities for nuclear energy

    As renewed interest in nuclear energy is sweeping the world, several countries are looking at small and medium reactors, often referred to as SMR, as alternatives to large nuclear power stations. Typically, they are defined as facilities with a power output of up to 700 MW (e). SMRs represent an attractive option for countries with limited financial resources, small electricity grids, or for ...

  • Solar power in Ontario could outshine all U.S. nuclear reactors

    Two Queens University studies suggest solar power in southeastern Ontario could produce the same amount of power as all nuclear reactors in the United ...

  • MIT partnership between test reactors to support nuclear energy research

    The Advanced Test Reactor National Scientific User Facility (ATR NSUF), centered at Idaho National Laboratory (INL), and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Reactor (MITR) have announced a partnership designed to increase user access to national reactor irradiation and testing capability. NSUF Scientific Director Todd Allen said that with the ATR NSUF fall 2008 solicitation for ...

  • Nuclear Reactor Pressure Vessel and Head Market Analysis to 2020 Available At Researchmoz.us

    As the nuclear power plants complete their operating lifespan, it is necessary to undergo inspections for the key nuclear power equipment. Reactor Pressure Vessel is the main component where exactly the entire nuclear fission process takes place. Reactor Vessel is the high-pressure containment vessel used to support and enclose the reactor core. Buy a copy of this report: ...


  • ENERCON Receives Patent For Innovative Nuclear Reactor Filter System

      KENNESAW, Ga., Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ENERCON, a multi-disciplined engineering, environmental and technical consulting energy company since ...


    By Enercon Services Inc

  • Westinghouse Contracted to Segment Spain’s José Cabrera Nuclear Reactor Vessel

    Westinghouse Electric Company has been awarded a contract by ENRESA (Empresa Nacional de Residuos Radiactivos), the Spanish agency responsible for radioactive waste management and nuclear plant decommissioning, to segment the reactor vessel head (RVH) and reactor vessel (RV) at the José Cabrera Nuclear Power Station (also known as Zorita). The contract ...

  • New research center to increase safety and power output of U.S. Nuclear reactors

    Today the Department of Energy dedicated the Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors (CASL), an advanced research facility that will accelerate the advancement of nuclear reactor technology. CASL researchers are using supercomputers to study the performance of light water reactors and to develop highly sophisticated modeling that will help accelerate upgrades at existing U.S. ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • UN Climate Talks may boost Small Nuclear Reactors

    Nuclear plants have been getting larger and larger since they were first built 60 years ago, but now the industry, with US government backing, believes that small factory-built reactors will provide a new market. Small modular reactors, known as SMRs, are not much different from the nuclear power plants that successfully power submarines and icebreakers. They do not need to be attached to the ...


    By Climate News Network

  • Chu visits site of America’s first new nuclear reactor in three decades

    Just two days after the Department of Energy requested more than $770 million for nuclear energy in 2013, U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu visited the Vogtle nuclear power plant in Waynesboro, Georgia and Oak Ridge National Laboratory to highlight the steps the Obama Administration is taking to restart America’s nuclear industry as part of an all-of-the-above American energy strategy. ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Generation IV Reactors to Assert Re-emergence of Nuclear Power Industry

    Generation IV Reactors to Assert Re-emergence of Nuclear Power Industry Summary  Generation IV nuclear technologies, a set of new reactor designs, are currently being researched and developed by the thirteen members of the Generation IV International Forum (GIF). The goals laid down by the GIF aim at making nuclear energy as the most viable solution for ...


  • Control Rod Assemblies in Nuclear Reactors 2020 Available on Researchmoz.us

    The report covers the global nuclear power industrys development, its growth trajectory and the demand for control rod assemblies (CRAs) in the global nuclear market segmented by five regions and key countries. Buy a copy of this report: ...


  • Energy Department Announces New Investments in Advanced Nuclear Power Reactors

    Today (Oct 31, 2014), as part of the President’s all-of-the-above energy approach and Climate Action Plan, the Energy Department announced awards for five companies to lead key nuclear energy research and development projects supporting advanced reactor technologies. These projects will receive $13 million in cost-share agreements to help address significant technical challenges to the ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Solar power in Ontario could outshine all U.S. nuclear reactors

    An EBR_EBdaily article published last month notes that solar power in southeastern Ontario has the potential to produce almost the same amount of power as all the nuclear reactors in the United States. This conclusion is based on two studies conducted by the Queen"s University Applied Sustainability Research Group located in Kingston, Canada. These studies, led by Queen"s mechanical engineering ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • High Flux Isotope Reactor named Nuclear Historic Landmark

    The High Flux Isotope Reactor, or HFIR, now in its 48th year of providing neutrons for research and isotope production at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has been designated a Nuclear Historic Landmark by the American Nuclear Society (ANS). “This designation from the ANS recognizes HFIR’s role in the history of the nuclear age, but it also speaks to the ...

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