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09.10.2018_No200 / News in Brief

Switzerland May Need Fossil Fuels To Replace Nuclear ‘Energy Gap,’ Says IEA Report

The Mühleberg nuclear power station in Switzerland.

9 Oct (NucNet): Switzerland’s nuclear phaseout will create an energy gap of at least 20 TWh a year that will need to be replaced with other generation technologies, possibly including new fossil fuel capacity, a report by the International Energy Agency says.

08.10.2018_No199 / News in Brief

Report ‘Rightly Concludes’ That Nuclear Has a Role, Says Foratom

8 Oct (NucNet): The report published today by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) rightly concludes that nuclear power has a key role to play in fighting global warming and that renewables alone cannot solve the climate crisis, said Yves Desbazeille, director-general of the Brussels-based industry group Foratom.

08.10.2018_No199 / News in Brief

Major UN Climate Change Report Outlines Key Role For Nuclear

8 Oct (NucNet): The world’s leading climate scientists have warned there is only a dozen years for global warming to be kept to a maximum of 1.5C, beyond which even half a degree will significantly worsen the risks of drought, floods, extreme heat and poverty for hundreds of millions of people.

05.10.2018_No198 / News in Brief

Industry Needs To Start Work ‘Immediately’ On Micro-Reactors For Defence Installations, Says NEI

5 Oct (NucNet): The nuclear industry should immediately begin working with the US regulator to explore options for accelerating the review of micro-reactors and speeding up the process for training and licensing operators, the Nuclear Energy Institute industry group has said.

05.10.2018_No198 / News in Brief

US Indicts Russians In Hacking Of Nuclear Company Westinghouse

5 Oct (NucNet): A grand jury in Pennsylvania has indicted seven defendants, all officers in the Russian intelligence directorate (GRU), for computer hacking, wire fraud, aggravated identity theft, and money laundering, including the attempted hacking of nuclear reactor company Westinghouse Electric Company.

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02.07.2018 / Announcement

Infographic: US Faces Up To Realities Of A Struggling Nuclear Energy Industry

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02.07.2018 / Announcement

Infographic: Nuclear Energy In Russia

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04.12.2017 / Announcement

Infographic: Radioactive Waste In Numbers

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07.08.2017 / Announcement

Infographic: Can India Maintain Its Ambitious Push For New Nuclear?

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29.03.2017 / Announcement

Infographic: South Korea’s Kepco In Talks To Join UK’s ‘Race’ For New Nuclear

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