Vattenfall to upgrade two reactors at Ringhals nuclear plant in Sweden

Swedish utility Vattenfall has announced its plan to invest SEK900m ($107m) to upgrade 1064MW, unit 3 reactor and 1130MW unit 4 reactor at the Ringhals nuclear power plant in Sweden....

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UK regulators begin second design assessment phase for new nuclear reactor

The UK Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) and the Environment Agency have jointly started the second phase of the Generic Design Assessment (GDA) for the new nuclear reactor for the UK....

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US NRC approves power uprate for Peach Bottom atomic power station

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has approved a request by Exelon Generation to increase the generating capacity of Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station, Units 2 and 3, by an estimated 1.66%....

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US resumes operations of Transient Reactor Test facility

The US Department of Energy’s Idaho National Laboratory (INL) has resumed operations at the Transient Reactor Test (TREAT) facility, which was shut down and maintained in standby status since 1994....

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