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Nuclear ship takes Olympic flame to North Pole

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25 October 2013

Sochi Olympic flame at North Pole 48The torch relay for the 2014 Winter Olympics in the Russian city of Sochi reached the North Pole with the aid of the world's largest nuclear-powered icebreaker.

Energy policy key to Tokyo Olympic bid

Nuclear Policies

25 May 2012

2020 Olympic host selection 70x48Tokyo is on a shortlist of three candidate cities to host the 2020 Olympic Games, but the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said that Japan's decision on whether to restart its idled nuclear power reactors could have a significant impact on its chances of hosting the event.

Calendar of epic achievement


22 December 2011

SCC calendar coverThe Russian nuclear industry is known to strongly support its amateur sportsman in local, regional and inter-company contests, but the Siberian Chemical Combine has taken its hero-worship to a new level for 2012 with a calendar depicting its sports stars as Greek gods.

Torch Relay honour for Sellafield worker

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21 June 2012

Mike Park, Torch Relay, 21 June 2012 84x48Honoured for his years of mountain rescue work, Mike Park took part in the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay today. Park's managers at Sellafield grant him the freedom he needs to lead the Cockermouth Mountain Rescue Team.

Sellafield's Olympic torch-bearer

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23 March 2012

Mike Park 63x48Among the people chosen to carry the Olympic Flame across Britain to London 2012 is Mike Park, a land surveyor at Sellafield who has been recognised for 28 years of mountain rescue work.

Rostov heroes excel at work and play


29 July 2011

Rostov tennis tournament (Rosenergoatom)Players from the Rostov plant have dominated a tennis competition open to all Russian nuclear power plant workers, while five others at the plant have been awarded the title 'Hero of Nuclear Energy' for their day-to-day work.