UK and Japanese nuclear agencies team up to share expertise

They have signed an agreement to build on the collaborative relationship to allow exchange of skills, knowledge, research, information and technology

Northern companies don’t waste any time making Sellafield containers

Firms from Yorkshire, Lancashire and Cumbria are building boxes to store radioactive materials from the site

Scotland provides £5m for oil and gas decommissioning

The Decommissioning Challenge Fund has been re-opened for a third round of funding

Sellafield announces strategy to protect local economy as work nears completion

It aims to help secure inward investment and reduce the economic challenge of over-reliance on the local nuclear industry

UK’s offshore wind decommissioning costs ‘could hit £3.6bn’

The final cost will depend on whether some infrastructure can be left in place and on which tools and processes are used

EU approves reduced nuclear levy for energy intensive users in Slovakia

The National Nuclear Fund finances the costs related to the decommissioning and treatment of nuclear waste and spent fuel

‘Sellafield cleanup could overspend by £913m’

The National Audit Office says the site is still facing continued delays

Aberdeen-firm signs £28m deal to decommission 18 wells for Shell

The programme is scheduled to commence around the first of September this year

Sellafield faces prosecution after worker contamination at radioactive nuclear site

The charges relate to an incident on 5th February 2017 at a facility that handles special nuclear materials

North Sea decommissioning costs ‘to double to £80bn’

New research suggests it is estimated to cost the younger generation around £3,000 each