Decommisioning

Floating Russian nuclear plant fully commissioned; Indian Point unit shuts down

May 26, 2020

Our pick of the latest nuclear power news you need to know.

New tech may save waning US nuclear influence

Apr 28, 2020

Strict regulatory limitations, non-proliferation accords, a lack of state financing and low participation have hurt the U.S.’ influence over the global nuclear power industry, but new...

Finland pools resources to streamline plant decommissioning

Apr 15, 2020

Nuclear plant decommissioning is a major growth industry that needs coordinated, multi-disciplined companies working closely together and researchers at VTT Technical Research Centre...

California gnatcatcher presents unique challenge to SONGS decommissioning

Mar 31, 2020

The decommissioning and demolition of Southern California Edison’s 2.2 GW San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) faces many technical challenges, but one of the most notable is...

CNL takes small-space experience to Lingen decommissioning

Mar 18, 2020

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories are testing the waters in new markets outside of Canada and the decommissioning of Lingen, Germany, is an opportunity for them to bring their know-how to...

Cutting begins at Unterweser as GNS prepares for dismantling

Feb 19, 2020

Experience gained on domestic German projects will be used to target dismantling and decommissioning projects overseas.

EDF-Veolia venture predicts wider decommissioning benefits

Jan 9, 2020

Graphitech will focus on graphite reactor technology with wider applications.

Turkey Point licence extension; EDF and Veolia tackle graphite decommissioning

Dec 11, 2019

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Barrnon and Wood progress in nuclear innovation contest

Dec 4, 2019

Decommissioning of highly radioactive facilities could see significant cost reductions thanks to technology developed for industries including gaming and sea-fishing.

NRC approves Pilgrim transfer; Australian nuclear "not viable"; Tepco considers decommissioning reactor

Aug 28, 2019

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