Nuclear

Nuclear power plant design, licensing, construction, operation and maintenance, refueling, and uprating.


Tow nuclear power I&C out of the "digital ditch"
Tow nuclear power I&C out of the "digital ditch"

Last year—whether you attended the ISA/EPRI Power Industry Symposium in June, the American Nuclear Society (ANS) Utility Working Conference in August, the EPRI/Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) Digital I&C and Control…


Global Monitor (September 2006)
Global Monitor (September 2006)

Demand records fall nationwide It's been warm around POWER's editorial office in Arizona these past few weeks. When the thermometer doesn't see the south side of 100F, even at night,…


Global Monitor (July/August 2006)
Global Monitor (July/August 2006)

Russia's new nuclear navy According to the Russian nuclear agency RIA Novosti, the state-owned nuclear power monopoly Rosenergoatom and the Sevmash shipyard in the Arctic port of Severodvinsk have signed…


Focus on O&M (July/August 2006)
Focus on O&M (July/August 2006)

NUCLEAR MAINTENANCE Safer, "virtual" reactor walkdowns In an industry where safety comes first, Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd. (AECL) has found a way to minimize a major concern of nuclear…


Global Monitor (May 2006)
Global Monitor (May 2006)

Nuclear hot streak continues U.S. nuclear power plants kept operating at high levels of safety and efficiency in 2005, according to performance indicators compiled by the World Association of Nuclear…