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Revised EIA filed for Turkish nuclear plant

New Nuclear

10 April 2014

Akkuyu_site_(Akkuyu_NPP)_48Akkuyu NPP, the Russian-owned project company responsible for Turkey's first nuclear power plant, has submitted a revised version of its environmental impact assessment (EIA) report on the plant.

Premiers agree on Sinop nuclear plant

New Nuclear

30 October 2013

Abe and Erdogan, October 2013 (Basbakanlik) 85x48The Turkish and Japanese prime minister have signed a framework agreement for the Sinop nuclear power plant and cooperation between the countries. It is the final stage before a commercial contract.

Environmental report for Akkuyu plant

New Nuclear

09 July 2013

A report on the enrivonmental impact of Turkey's forthcoming Akkuyu nuclear power plant has been presented for independent review. The Russian-led project is the first of many Rosatom hopes to win.

Fuel cycle roundup #21

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

07 March 2014

• NRC issues Ross SEIS
• Powertech-Azarga merger agreed
• Temrezli feasibility study funded
• Toro seeks additional Wiluna approval
• Quaterra bows out of uranium

First Turkish mine granted operation licences

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

08 October 2013

Temrezli exploration 48Licences have been granted for the development of Turkey's first uranium mine. Anatolia Energy plans to start work at the Temrezli project so that production can begin in 2016.

Fuel cycle roundup #10

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

05 July 2013

• Path mapped for Temrezli
• Early days for Nueltin Lake
• Ur-Energy agrees uranium sales