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  • VC Sumner 2 core barrel completed in Japan

    K. Steiner-Dicks, (Mar 26, 2014)

    Westinghouse Electric Companies has reported that the Toshiba Keihin manufacturing facility in Yokohama, Japan, has successfully completed the manufacture of the core barrel for the Westinghouse AP1000 plant under construction at SCE&G’s V.C. Summer Unit 2

  • AMEC, Exelon Nuclear Partners form partnership

    K. Steiner-Dicks, (Mar 26, 2014)

    International engineering and project management company AMEC has formed a partnership with Exelon Nuclear Partners, a division of US nuclear fleet operator Exelon Generation, to explore opportunities in new markets across the international energy sector.

  • Georgia Power secures $3.6bn in loan guarantees

    K. Steiner-Dicks, (Feb 26, 2014)

    The Vogtle units 3 and 4 nuclear expansion project in Georgia has secured approximately $3.46bn in loan guarantees from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) toward the construction of the project.

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  • Eon, RWE expect €2.2bn in nuclear fuel refunds

    K. Steiner-Dicks, (Apr 16, 2014)

    In a ruling made this week, the Hamburg Tax Court has taken the side of German utilities and agreed they should be relieved from paying the tax, and should be refunded some €2.2bn ($3bn) until the tax's legality is finally decided.

  • Three plants join Exelon fleet

    K. Steiner-Dicks, (Apr 8, 2014)

    Three nuclear energy plants owned by Constellation Energy Nuclear Group, have officially joined Exelon Generation's fleet of nuclear plants, expanding what was already the nation's largest commercial nuclear operation, according to Exelon.

  • Reduced nuclear pushes Germany CO2 levels higher

    K. Steiner-Dicks, (Mar 26, 2014)

    Germany’s reduction of nuclear generation from 22.2% in 2010 to last year's 15.4% of electricity supply is an underlying factor in the country’s emissions growth, it has been reported.