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IAEA reports mine explosion close to Zaporizhzhia cooling pond

IAEA reports mine explosion close to Zaporizhzhia cooling pond

As the International Atomic Energy Agency completed the 20th rotation of its experts at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi says they continue to report hearing explosions nearby.

Regulation & Safety 14 June 2024


IAEA mission reviews Sri Lanka siting process

IAEA mission reviews Sri Lanka siting process

The seven-day Site and External Events Design Review Service (SEED) mission reviewed Sri Lanka's selection process to identify potential sites for the construction of its first nuclear power plant. The country has already identified six candidate sites from three different regions.

New Nuclear 10 June 2024


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Grossi suggests Zaporizhzhia will not be restarted during conflict

Grossi suggests Zaporizhzhia will not be restarted during conflict

International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi says there "was an understanding" that Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant's units "would not be restarted as long as nuclear safety and security remained in jeopardy due to the conflict".

Regulation & Safety 07 June 2024


IAEA calls for Iran's 'unambiguous' cooperation

IAEA calls for Iran's 'unambiguous' cooperation

The board of governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency has adopted a resolution calling on Iran to fully cooperate with the agency, including giving it access to locations and material for nuclear safeguards verification activities.

Nuclear Policies 06 June 2024


IAEA's Grossi highlights continued Zaporizhzhia power supply concerns

IAEA's Grossi highlights continued Zaporizhzhia power supply concerns

International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi has said concerns continue over the impact potential disruption to off-site power could have at Ukraine's nuclear power plants.

Regulation & Safety 24 May 2024


IAEA staff observe emergency drill at Zaporizhzhia

IAEA staff observe emergency drill at Zaporizhzhia

The International Atomic Energy Agency's Rafael Mariano Grossi says that regular drills and exercises at Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant "are especially important in view of the extraordinary risks it is currently facing".

Regulation & Safety 17 May 2024


IAEA warns against attacks on, or from, Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant

IAEA warns against attacks on, or from, Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant

International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi has restated that "there must be no attack of any kind from or against this major nuclear facility".

Regulation & Safety 10 May 2024


IAEA, Iran look to revive cooperation under 2023 agreement

IAEA, Iran look to revive cooperation under 2023 agreement

International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi said he has proposed a set of "concrete practical measures" to revitalise the agency's 2023 Joint Statement with Iran during a visit to the country this week.
 

Nuclear Policies 08 May 2024


Tackling microplastics in Antarctica using nuclear tech - Chile and IAEA sign MoU

Tackling microplastics in Antarctica using nuclear tech - Chile and IAEA sign MoU

The International Atomic Energy Agency's NUTEC Plastics initiative uses nuclear and isotopic techniques to produce data on marine microplastics distribution and fight plastic pollution - it is one of the areas covered by Chile's new cooperation agreements with the agency.

Energy & Environment 03 May 2024


Poland's nuclear programme making good progress, says IAEA

Poland's nuclear programme making good progress, says IAEA

An International Atomic Energy Agency review mission has praised steps taken to develop the necessary infrastructure for a safe and sustainable nuclear power programme in Poland. Meanwhile, Bechtel marks the start of site field work for the country's first nuclear power plant.

New Nuclear 26 April 2024