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Vessel installed at unit 2 of Novovoronezh II

30 March 2015

Novovoronezh II 2 RPV installed 48The reactor pressure vessel has been installed at unit 2 of the Novovoronezh II nuclear power plant, Russian architect-engineer AtomEnergoProekt said today. Installation was carried out in two stages.

UAE applies for first nuclear operating licence

27 March 2015

Barakah_OLA_submission_(ENEC)_48The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has submitted its application for an operating licence for the first two units at the Barakah nuclear power plant.

Steam generators arrive at Haiyang 2

26 March 2015

Haiyang 2 SGs 48The two steam generators for the second AP1000 unit at Haiyang in China's Shandong province were both delivered to the construction site yesterday.

Construction starts on Hongyanhe 5

30 March 2015

Hongyanhe 5 first concrete 48China has resumed construction of new nuclear power plant projects after a hiatus of 15 months. Construction of the fifth unit of the Hongyanhe plant in Liaoning province began yesterday.

Russia, Myanmar reaffirm nuclear cooperation

26 March 2015

Russia and Myanmar have agreed to cooperate in nuclear energy, Rosatom said today, during the first of a two-day working visit to the Southeast Asian country by its deputy director general Nikolay Spassky.

Russia and Jordan agree $10 billion construction project

25 March 2015

Russia and Jordan have signed an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in the construction and operation of the Middle Eastern country's first nuclear power plant. The document was signed yesterday by Sergey Kirienko, Rosatom director general and Khaled Toukan, chairman of the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission.