21 September 2017 The World Nuclear Association’s newly published Fuel Report indicates that, by 2035, the United States might be losing 11 reactor units (reference scenario), losing 30 (lower scenario), or losing two and gaining five (upper scenario). Michael Pacilio, COO of Exelon Generation, says he is „optimistic that we won’t do nothing“. The following
8 June 2017 The nuclear industry brought more than 9 GWe of new plant on line last year, the largest annual increase in 25 years, according to a new World Nuclear Association report, putting it on track to achieve the Harmony goal of providing 25% of electricity in 2050 using 1000 GWe of new capacity.
18 May 2017 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has described his Cabinet’s approval of the construction of ten indigenously designed pressurised heavy water reactors (PHWR) as a „big boost“ for his Make in India program of localised manufacturing. The Cabinet, chaired by Modi, yesterday approved the construction of ten 700 MWe units in a „significant decision