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Fast Neutron Reactor Installed at Russian Research Facility

Workers at the Research Institute of Atomic Reactors (RIAR) in Dimitrovgrad, Russia, have installed what they call the world’s largest multipurpose fast neutron research reactor, or MBIR, at the site.…


Russia Says Construction of Egypt's First Nuclear Plant Ahead of Schedule

Officials from Russia and Egypt marked another milestone in construction of the latter’s first nuclear power plant, with a ceremony Nov. 19 to announce pouring of the “first concrete” for…


Hungary Adding New VVER-1200 Nuclear Reactors in First for EU

Hungary’s nuclear energy agency has issued a license for construction of two reactors for Paks II, a power generation project first launched in early 2014 as part of an inter-governmental…


Rosatom Picks New EPC Lead for Turkey's First Nuclear Power Plant

A new contractor has been named to finish construction of Turkey’s first nuclear power plant. Russia’s state-owned energy giant Rosatom on July 30 said it had chosen TSM Enerji, a…


Nuclear Power on the Upswing, Numerous Projects Take Shape Around the World
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The International Energy Agency (IEA) says momentum is building for nuclear power in many countries amid soaring fuel prices and growing energy security concerns. “In today’s context of the global…