Japan’s nuclear regulator, the Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA), has effectively banned Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings (TEPCO) from restarting its largest nuclear power plants due to serious safety flaws.
South Korea has shut two nuclear reactors due to an influx of marine organisms just two weeks after restarting them from an earlier influx.
NuScale Power has announced that it has finalised an investment and strategic partnership agreement with JGC Holdings Corporation (JGC), headquartered in Japan.
The Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA), Japan’s nuclear regulatory body, has decided to prevent Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings (Tepco) from restarting the Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear power plant in Niigata Prefecture, saying that the plant had serious safety flaws.
Hinkley Point B nuclear power station in the UK has been given permission to restart generation.
Westinghouse Electric Company has announced that it intends to invest in nuclear technologies in Poland, following a meeting between Patrick Fragman, CEO of Westinghouse, and Piotr Naimski, Poland’s Secretary of State for Strategic Energy Infrastructure.
Rolls-Royce and Fermi Energia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to study the potential for the deployment of SMR power stations in Estonia.
Pakistan’s National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has reduced the Return On Equity (ROE) of units 2, 3, and 4 of Chashma Nuclear Power Plant.
Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant – New Build Plc (KNPP-NB) will evaluate NuScale SMR technology for possible deployment at the existing Kozloduy site in Bulgaria.
GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) has announced the formation of GEH SMR Technologies Canada to support the deployment of the BWRX-300 SMR in Canada.