Atoms and molecules reacting in nuclear reaction
China’s fusion test burns six times hotter than the sun

The ‘artificial sun’ has become the hottest known nuclear fusion experiment on Earth, at 100 million degrees Celsius

UK power capacity ‘to drop by a third without new nuclear’

Trade union Prospect warns this generation shortfall could occur by 2030

Floating nuclear plant fires up for first time

One of the two 35MW reactors aboard Akademik Lomonosov has achieved a sustained chain reaction

UK and Canada sign bilateral Nuclear Co-operation Agreement

The deal will allow international nuclear energy co-operation to be continued after Brexit

Government ‘must better manage Sellafield decommissioning’

The Public Accounts Committee has warned the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority cannot be complacent

EDF: Hinkley Point C on track for next major milestone

This will involve the 4,500 tonne concrete platform to support the reactor buildings being built

US nuclear fission startup loses its spark

Transatomic Power has suspended operations but will release its intellectual property to other researchers

China ‘to be first nation to use new nuclear reactor tech’

An AP1000 nuclear reactor is to be installed at the Sanmen power plant

‘Half of Belgium’s power to be renewable by 2030’

The nation will need to fill a gap in generation capacity as aging nuclear plants reach retirement

Nuclear fusion researcher conducts successful test of new machine

First Light Fusion has fired the first test ‘shot’ of its inertial confinement fusion device