Britain's Sellafield nuclear fuel reprocessing plant said it had detected higher than usual levels of radiation and ordered all non-essential staff to stay at home.
Sellafield, the site of Britain's worst nuclear accident
The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec) has completed the fabrication and installation of the Containment Liner Plate (CLP) in the Reactor Containment Building for Barakah Unit 1, the UAE’s first nuclear plant.
Gulf state funds could take a stake of up to 15 percent in French utility EDF's 16 billion pound ($26 billion) project to build two nuclear reactors at Hinkley Point in the UK, French financial daily Les Echos reported.
Turkey's first nuclear power plant is likely to be delayed by at least a year, a source close to the plans said on Tuesday, as bureaucratic hurdles hamper the $20 billion project.
Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan has been an advo
Turkey is aiming to build a home-grown nuclear industry over the next decade as it seeks to cut reliance on costly imported oil and gas, even though the nuclear newcomer outsourced its first two atomic power plants to foreign firms, said experts
As much as 120 tons of radioactive water may have leaked from a storage tank at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, contaminating the surrounding ground, Tokyo Electric Power Company said on Saturday.
The power company h
Exelon Corp declared an "alert" at its New Jersey Oyster Creek nuclear power plant due to a record storm surge, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission said on Monday.
It warned that a further rise in water levels could force operat
The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec) said on Friday that it hopes to start building the country's first nuclear power plant in the fourth quarter if regulatory approval is given by the third quarter.
The oil-exporting UAE has
Shareholders of Tokyo Electric Power Co, operator of the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan, are suing the utility's executives for a record 5.5 trillion yen ($67.4 billion) in compensation, lawyers said.
The Fukushima Daiichi plant
Japan's Chubu Electric Power Co said on Friday it aims to complete work on strengthening tsunami defences at its shuttered Hamaoka nuclear plant in December 2012, fulfilling a requirement for restarting its only nuclear power facility.