New News information at Nuclear Engineering International New and updated information from News listed on www.neimagazine.com http://neimagazine.com/ en-us http://neimagazine.com/ New News information at Nuclear Engineering International http://www.neimagazine.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Nawah receives licence for regulated activities at Barakah 3 http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsnawah-receives-licence-for-regulated-activities-at-barakah-3-9156735 http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsnawah-receives-licence-for-regulated-activities-at-barakah-3-9156735 by <br/> <br/> The UAE Federal Nuclear Regulatory Authority (FANR) on 11 October approved a licence for generating company Nawah to carry out regulated activities at unit 3 of the Barakah nuclear power plant. Thu, 14 Oct 2021 10:35:00 GMT IEA World Energy Outlook intended as handbook for COP26 http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsiea-world-energy-outlook-intended-as-handbook-for-cop26-9156721 http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsiea-world-energy-outlook-intended-as-handbook-for-cop26-9156721 by <br/> <br/> The International Energy Agency (IEA) in its latest World Energy Outlook (WEO), published on 13 October, says transition to a clean energy system is progressing too slowly for the world to reach net-zero emissions by 2050. Thu, 14 Oct 2021 10:32:00 GMT Australian submarine deal sparks debate about nuclear energy http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsaustralian-submarine-deal-sparks-debate-about-nuclear-energy-9156685 http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsaustralian-submarine-deal-sparks-debate-about-nuclear-energy-9156685 by <br/> <br/> In the wake of Australia’s decision to purchase nuclear-powered submarines from the USA and UK, instead of diesel-powered vessels from France (the AUKUS defence pact), pressure is building up for Australia to consider developing nuclear power for energy production. Thu, 14 Oct 2021 10:24:00 GMT UK recycles decommissioned nuclear cargo vessel http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsuk-recycles-decommissioned-nuclear-cargo-vessel-9156749 http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsuk-recycles-decommissioned-nuclear-cargo-vessel-9156749 by <br/> <br/> The UK Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) said on 12 October Nuclear Transport Solutions (NTS), which operated Oceanic Pintail, had set Dales Marine Services the challenge of ensuring 98% of the former nuclear cargo vessel was reused. Wed, 13 Oct 2021 23:00:00 GMT Jacobs awarded contract extension to support UK's nuclear plants http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsjacobs-awarded-contract-extension-to-support-uks-nuclear-plants-9153084 http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsjacobs-awarded-contract-extension-to-support-uks-nuclear-plants-9153084 by <br/> <br/> US-based Jacobs announced it has been awarded an extension to its Project Management Resources (PMR) contract with EDF Nuclear Generation, operator of the UK’s nuclear power plants. Wed, 13 Oct 2021 11:38:00 GMT RPV installed at Rooppur nuclear power plant in Bangladesh http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsrpv-installed-at-rooppur-nuclear-power-plant-in-bangladesh-9149289 http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsrpv-installed-at-rooppur-nuclear-power-plant-in-bangladesh-9149289 by <br/> <br/> The reactor pressure vessel (RPV) has been installed at unit 1 of Bangladesh's Rooppur nuclear power plant, marking a significant milestone for the VVER-1200 reactor project being constructed by Russia's Rosatom. Tue, 12 Oct 2021 10:16:00 GMT Residential town for Kursk-II builders to be ready in 2022 http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsresidential-town-for-kursk-ii-builders-to-be-ready-in-2022-9149167 http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsresidential-town-for-kursk-ii-builders-to-be-ready-in-2022-9149167 by <br/> <br/> Russia’s Titan-2 said that it is building a residential town for the builders of the Kursk-II NPP. It will be located on an area of more than four hectares. Tue, 12 Oct 2021 09:43:00 GMT IAEA mission reports safety commitment by France’s Paluel NPP http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsiaea-mission-reports-safety-commitment-by-frances-paluel-npp-9146025 http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsiaea-mission-reports-safety-commitment-by-frances-paluel-npp-9146025 by <br/> <br/> An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Operational Safety Review Team (OSART) said the operator of France’s Paluel nuclear power plant demonstrated a commitment to safety. The team encouraged the operator to continue implementation of its operational safety improvement initiatives at the plant. Mon, 11 Oct 2021 11:41:00 GMT Spain renews licence for Ascó I and II http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsspain-renews-licence-for-asc-i-and-ii-9145984 http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsspain-renews-licence-for-asc-i-and-ii-9145984 by <br/> <br/> Spain’s Official State Gazette (BOE) on 7 October published an Order that grants the Ascó-Vandellós II Nuclear Association (ANAV) renewal of the authorisation for the operation of the Ascó I and Ascó II nuclear plants in Tarragona. Mon, 11 Oct 2021 11:34:00 GMT Armenia discussing new nuclear plant with Russian mining company http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsarmenia-discussing-new-nuclear-plant-with-russian-mining-company-9145877 http://www.neimagazine.com/news/newsarmenia-discussing-new-nuclear-plant-with-russian-mining-company-9145877 by <br/> <br/> The Armenian government is negotiating with the Russian mining company Geopromining on the construction of a new nuclear power plant, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan told parliament on 6 October during a parliament-Cabinet Q&A session. Mon, 11 Oct 2021 11:17:00 GMT