California regulators approves retirement of 2.2GW Diablo Canyon nuclear plant

The California regulators have approved Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s (PG&E) request to decommission the 2,256MW Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant by 2025....

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Types of nuclear waste that release radioactivity

Though nuclear energy is regarded as one of the prominent sources of energy with a huge potential, waste generated from nuclear activity can pose a significant risk to the environment if it is not properly handled....

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New Areva, CNNC sign key agreement for $12bn nuclear reprocessing facility

French nuclear and renewable energy group New Areva has signed a memorandum of commercial agreement with Chinese partner China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) for the construction of €10bn ($12bn) nuclear fuel reprocessing facility in China....

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