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Russia signs framework agreement for Vietnam's Ninh Thuan 1

New Nuclear

03 August 2015

Savushkin, Lam sign agreement in Hanoi - 48The engineering subsidiary of Russia's Rosatom has signed a general framework agreement with Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) for construction of unit 1 of the planned Ninh Thuan nuclear power plant. The country's electricity use is set to triple in 15 years.

More contracts awarded for Hinkley Point C

New Nuclear

31 July 2015

Hinckley Point C CGI - 48EDF Energy has today announced further preferred bidders for the project to construct the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant in the UK. The combined value of the contracts is some £1.3 billion ($2.0 billion).

Mitsubishi faces $7.6 billion claim over SONGS shutdown

Corporate

29 July 2015

SONGS aerial - 48A claim for $7.6 billion has been made against Japan's Mitsubishi for damages resulting from the early closure of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) in California.

Claims updated in Olkiluoto 3 delay arbitration

Corporate

03 August 2015

Olkiluoto 3 - July 2015 - 48Finnish utility Teollisuuden Voima Oyj and the Areva-Siemens consortium have both increased the amounts claimed in arbitration over the delay in construction of the first-of-a-kind EPR at Olkiluoto.

Eletronuclear drawn into Brazil corruption probe

Corporate

29 July 2015

Angra 3 in 2013 (Eletronuclear) 74x48The president and CEO of Eletronuclear, Othon Luiz Pinheiro da Silva, has been arrested in connection with construction contracts for Angra 3. It comes as the 16th wave of police action in a wide-ranging investigation of corruption in Brazil.

Contract for Embalse simulator upgrade

Corporate

17 July 2015

Embalse simulator - 48The full-scope simulator at Argentina's single-unit Embalse nuclear power plant is to be upgraded by Canada-based L-3 MAPPS under a contract signed with Nucleoeléctrica Argentina SA.