• Sun, Jul 14 2024

    Dominion Opens the Door to SMRs at North Anna

    Dominion Opens the Door to SMRs at North Anna SMR Developers Submit Bids for UK Funding US Exim Bank Said to Be Ready to Fund AP100 Reactors in Bulgaria South Africa Sets Plans for 2,500MW Nuclear Power Station AtkinsRéalis to … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Sat, Jul 6 2024

    Long Shot Restart Efforts for Duane Arnold and TMI 1

    Long Shot Restart Efforts  Aired for Duane Arnold and TMI 1 EDF NuWard SMR Goes Back to the Drawing Board Philippines MERALCO’s SMR Deployment Delayed To 2030 Growing Interest in Nuclear Power via SMRs for Cargo Shipping Turkey, US in … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Sat, Jun 29 2024

    DOE – $2.7 Billion to Buy Uranium from US Mines

    DOE Announces $2.7 Billion Boost to Domestic Nuclear Fuel Supply Chain Diablo Canyon Wins $400 Million Loan BWXT Awarded Phase Two of Microreactor Evaluation Contract for State of Wyoming ARC-100 CEO and Some Staff Out as Firm Misses Key Milestones … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Sun, Jun 23 2024

    SaskPower Signs on with Westinghouse, Cameco, for Nuclear Reactors and Fuel

    SaskPower Signs on with Westinghouse, Cameco, for Nuclear Reactors and Fuel Terrestrial Energy Moves from Canada to the United States NRC Approves Proposed Rule on Physical Security Requirements for Advanced Reactors Korea Plans Small Modular Reactor Industrial Complex in Gyeongju … Continue reading ...read more
    • Sat, Jun 22 2024

    Major IT Platforms Want Power from Nuclear Plants, but They Don’t Want to Build Them

    Anyone who thinks the big IT platforms like Microsoft, Google, Facebook, and Amazon, among others, are going to do anything more than offer power purchase agreements for 24X7 365 reliable power from nuclear reactors is engaging in wishful thinking. This … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Fri, Jun 21 2024

    DOE $900M SMR Funding Opportunity Announcement

    DOE Announces $900 Million to Accelerate the Deployment of Next-Generation Light-Water Small Modular Reactors Anticipated Funding Aims to Promote Advanced Reactor Orderbook and Prepare Domestic Nuclear Industry for Deployments DOE Webinar 07/09/24 – registration link below Gen III+ Small Modular … ...read more
    • Thu, Jun 20 2024

    Advance Act Seen as Crucial to Building New Reactors

    NEI – Advance Act Seen as Crucial to Building New Reactors Quick Summary of the ADVANCE Act ANS Applauds Passage of Bipartisan ADVANCE Act Hanson Sworn in for 2nd Term as NRC Chair NEI – Advance Act Seen as Crucial … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Sun, Jun 16 2024

    Nordic & Baltic States Warm Up to Nuclear Energy and SMRs

    Sweden’s Vattanfall Taps Two Finalists for SMR New Build Finland Ready to Consider New Nuclear Reactors Including SMRs Estonia’s Parliament Adopts Nuclear Energy Legislation Favorable to SMRs France Announces Plans to Build Eight More  New Nuclear Reactors National U.S. Survey … Continue ...read more
    • Mon, Jun 10 2024

    Challenges and Opportunities for Nuclear Energy to Power Data Centers

    Challenges and Opportunities for Nuclear Energy to Power Data Centers ( This document is available for download as a PDF file ) Purpose: For any data center owner, operator, builder, or customer or any national laboratory, think tank, or academic … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Sun, Jun 9 2024

    DOD Opens RFP for US Army Microreactors

    DOD Opens RFP for US Army Microreactors Microreactor Developer Radiant Clears Safety Milestone SMR Developer Steady Energy Plans District Heating in Finland by 2030 University of Michigan launches Global Fusion Forum AtkinsRéalis to Design Tritium Processing Facility at UKAEA OPG … Continue reading ...read more
    • Sat, Jun 8 2024

    Fusion Startup Xcimer Raises $100M Series A for Laser Prototype

    Fusion Startup Xcimer Raises $100M, Plans Laser Prototype DOE Posts a Roadmap for Fusion Commercialization Commonwealth Fusion Systems Signs $15 Million DOE Agreement Kyoto Fusioneering & CNL Form JV To Develop Fusion Fuel Cycle Systems OpenAI Looks to Fusion Developer … Continue reading & ...read more
    • Wed, Jun 5 2024

    Saudio Arabia Kicks Request for Bids for Two Reactors to July

    Saudi Arabia Kicks Request for Bids for Two Reactors to July UAE Plans Tender For Second Nuclear Power Plant Saudi Arabia Kicks Request for Bids for Two Reactors to July In the latest schedule released by the Saudi government to … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Sun, Jun 2 2024

    New Initiatives in White House Summit on Nuclear Energy

    New Initiatives in White House Summit on Nuclear Energy Duke Energy Offers New Rates for Data Centers and Steel Mills South Korea To Build Three New Nuclear Plants, Plans Exports Bulgaria Pitches US EXIM for Financing of Twin AP1000s TerraPower … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Mon, May 27 2024

    NuScale Reported to Ink a $1.5 Billion Reactor Equipment Deal with South Korea’s Doosan Enerbility to Build SMRs for Two US Data Centers

    NuScale Reported to Ink a $1.5 Billion Reactor Equipment Deal with South Korea’s Doosan Enerbility to Build SMRs for Two US Data Centers Oklo Partners with Wyoming Hyperscale to Deliver 100 MWe to its Data Centers Norsk Kjernekraft Plans SMRs … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Sun, May 26 2024

    Memorial Day 2024

    This is a segment available on YouTube from the movie Saving Private Ryan (1998). In a a US Army General reads aloud a letter sent to a mother who lost five sons in the Civil War on the Union Side. … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Wed, May 22 2024

    UK Plans Large Nuclear At Wylfa In North Wales

    UK  Announces Plans For Large-Scale Nuclear At Wylfa In North Wales Netherlands ‘Ready To Back Plans’ For 4 Large-Scale Nuclear Reactors Rolls Royce Get Nod for 470MW SMR in Poland Rolls-Royce Signs £15M Deal To Test Mini-Nuclear Reactors In Sheffield … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Sat, May 18 2024

    DOE to Issue RFP for $2.7 Billion for Domestic Uranium Supply

    DOE to Issue RFP for $2.7 Billion for Domestic Uranium Supply Nuclear Startup Atomic Canyon Partners with ORNL on AI Models NRC Working on AI but Use Cases Need Definition Oklo Signs MOU with Atomic Alchemy to Collaborate on Isotope … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Fri, May 17 2024

    Is Saudi Arabia Still Interested in a 3-Way Deal for Nuclear Energy?

    In a talk given at the Hudson, OH, public library on 05/16/24, Washington Post reporter David Ignatius addressed the question of whether Saudi Arabia is still interested in a three-way, three nation, deal that includes US support for its nuclear … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Sun, May 12 2024

    Why Fact Checking of Audacious Claims About Nuclear Power Projects is Important

    NBC News Butte, MT, reported there is no basis for claims by a Florida man of NRC approval, nor any involvement of Westinghouse, in plan for 100 MW nuclear power plant in that city The Legacy of Idaho’s Invisible Nuclear … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Sat, May 11 2024

    Terrestrial Energy Inks MOU with Schneider Electric for Data Centers

    Terrestrial Energy Inks MOU with Schneider Electric for Data Centers OPG Expects Nuclear Construction on 1st SMR to Start in 2025 Aalo Atomics and DOE sign Siting MOU at INL Radiant Inks MOU with Idaho Mining Firm UK to Build … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Fri, May 10 2024

    Oklo Inc. Begins Trading on the NYSE

    Oklo Inc. Begins Trading on the NYSE Oklo Inc. (NYSE: OKLO), a developer of an advanced micro reactor and nuclear fuel recycling company, will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the new ticker symbol “OKLO,” effective … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Sun, May 5 2024

    In New Report DOE Tackles AI for Nuclear Energy

    In  a New Report DOE Tackles AI for All Forms of Energy and Grid Management DOE’s Report Details Initiatives Related to AI and Nuclear Energy UK Office of Nuclear Regulation Issues Strategy for Using AI In a New Report DOE … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Sat, May 4 2024

    Korea Hydro Signs on to Build Global Fleet of ARC-100 SMRs

    Korea Hydro Signs on to Build Global Fleet of ARC-100 SMRs Best and Final Bids from KHNP and EDF are in for Dukovany and Temelin Anti-Nuclear Groups Thwarted in Court Challenge Over Diablo Canyon DOE Loan Chief Jigar Shah Calls for Reopening Closed Nuclear Plants Danish Firm to Assess Use of Floating ...read more
    • Sat, Apr 27 2024

    What’s Going on in Ghana with its Nuclear Tender?

    What’s Going on in Ghana with its Nuclear Tender? A recent wire service report from an African media source implied that China has won the business of building Ghana’s first full size nuclear power plant by providing its 1,100 MW … Continue reading → ...read more
    • Sat, Apr 27 2024

    X-Energy Gets $149M Tax Credit for TRISO Fuel Plant

    X-Energy Gets $149M Investment Tax Credit for TRISO Fuel Plant Centrus Makes First HALEU Delivery to DOE Terrestrial Energy IMSR Offered to Power Schneider Electric Data Centers EU Approves €300M Aid for Nuward’s Small Nuclear Reactor R&D UAE Reported to Plan Four More Nuclear Reactors NRC ...read more