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Restart of Doel 4 brought forward

16 December 2014

Repairs to turbine of unit 4 at Belgium's Doel nuclear power plant are almost complete and the reactor could be restarted ten days earlier than previously planned.

Licence renewal sought for La Salle

10 December 2014

La Salle 48Exelon has applied to the US regulator for a 20-year licence extension for its two-unit La Salle nuclear power plant in Illinois.

Doel 4 restart approaches

05 December 2014

Workers are nearing completion of repairs to the turbine of unit 4 of Belgium's Doel nuclear power plant, which has been offline since early August when the turbine suffered a loss of lubricant.

Kilopower for space exploration

11 December 2014

NNSA_Y12_discussions_(NNSA)_48Nasa's Glenn Center has called on the services of the US National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) to support its mission to develop the Kilopower project, using uranium-fuelled Stirling engines in space missions.

NDA opens plans to public consultation

08 December 2014

The UK's Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) has revealed how it intends to meet the country's nuclear decommissioning challenges over the next three years in a draft business plan that has been opened to public consultation.

Areva president and CEO Luc Oursel passes away

04 December 2014

Luc Oursel, president and CEO of Areva, has died, the company said yesterday.