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Rolls-Royce eyes nuclear-powered mining on the Moon!

The British engineering giant is reportedly planning to develop a micro-nuclear reactor that could be built on the Moon or even Mars

Norway’s unspent uranium to be used in the UK

The Institute for Energy Technology in Norway has agreed to send three tonnes of unirradiated uranium to the British fuel manufacturing business Springfields Fuels Limited

EDF on course to build ‘world’s most powerful’ nuclear plant in India

Once commissioned, the project is predicted to cover the annual energy consumption of 70 million homes

Fukushima – 10 years on…

Today marks the ten year anniversary of the Fukushima disaster that rocked the world – what happened, what were its impacts and how does the future look?

US to help Romania expand and modernise civil nuclear power programme

Romania will use US expertise and technology for the development of the Cernavoda Nuclear Power Plant

US awards $3.5m for new nuclear reactor design

X-energy’s latest project is focusd on cutting costs through underground construction and the use of pooled off-site resources

EDF warns of problems with nuclear reactor components

The energy giant didn’t, however, say if any of the reactors will have to be halted

Restart delayed of Scottish nuclear reactor where cracks were found

The Big Six supplier said it needs to complete some additional technical analysis to support Reactor 3’s safety case

EDF Energy gets nod to restart nuclear plant where cracks were found

The Office for Nuclear Regulation said it is satisfied the reactor is safe to bring back to service for around four months of operation

US launches new demonstration centre for nuclear reactors

The National Reactor Innovation Centre will provide the private sector technology developers with the necessary support to test and demonstrate their reactor concepts and assess their performance