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The European Commission (EC) on 8 July presented two strategies as part of its Green Deal –  “An EU Strategy for Energy System Integration”, and “A hydrogen strategy for a climate-neutral Europe”.

Date: Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsnew-ec-green-deal-strategies-ignore-nuclear-power-8022501

Unit 1 at Canada’s Darlington nuclear power plant has set a new North American nuclear record for consecutive days in operation, Ontario Power Generation's (OPG) said.  

Date: Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newscanadas-darlington-1-breaks-record-for-nuclear-plant-operation-8022407

China is expected to increase nuclear power plant construction steadily in the coming years, despite the COVID-19 pandemic, China Daily reported on 7 July, citing insiders.

Date: Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newschina-to-build-six-to-eight-new-reactors-a-year-between-2020-and-2025-8022479

China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) said on 10 July that unit 5 of the Tianwan nuclear power plant in China's Jiangsu province had completed its first fuel loading the previous day.

Date: Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newschinas-tianwan-5-completes-fuel-loading-8022559

The UK Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy announced that the government would invest £40 million ($50.5m) to develop the next generation of nuclear energy technology, creating R&D and manufacturing jobs across the UK.

Date: Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsuk-funding-for-advanced-reactors-8022575

At the end of March, the Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant (INPP) announced a tender for the construction of a near-surface repository for low- and medium-level short-lived radioactive waste and project B25-2 for the connection of rainwater drainage networks to the existing infrastructure.

Date: Friday, 10 July 2020
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsignalina-rejects-proposals-for-waste-facilities-8018329

The US Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Environmental Management (EM) has awarded a set of Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity contracts to provide US-wide Deactivation, Decommissioning and Removal (DD&R) services “to help address excess facilities”.

Date: Friday, 10 July 2020
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsus-doe-awards-decommissioning-contracts-for-legacy-sites-8018018

The UK secretary of state for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Alok Sharma, is of the view that the proposed Sizewell C nuclear power plant is not likely to have significant effects in any other states outside of the UK, the UK's Planning Inspectorate said.

Date: Friday, 10 July 2020
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newssizewell-c-npp-unlikely-to-affect-other-states-8018140

Russia’s Kataysky Pump Plant (KNZ – part of  RATM Holdings) has won two tenders for the supply of pumps (safety classes 3 and 4) for the power units and general structures of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant under construction in Turkey.

Date: Friday, 10 July 2020
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newskataysky-pumping-plant-to-supply-pumps-to-akkuyu-8017913

Staffordshire-based Capula and Exyte Hargreaves from Lancashire are the latest UK engineering companies to create new jobs to support the next phase of construction at the UK Hinkley Point C nuclear plant.

Date: Friday, 10 July 2020
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newshinkley-point-c-expects-to-see-1200-new-jobs-and-300-apprentices-8018049