Westinghouse AP1000

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Name: Westinghouse AP1000
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

South Africa budgets for nuclear

South Africa has confirmed its commitment to nuclear power, allocating ZAR850 million ($81 million) – over 10% of its energy ministry's budget – to research and development. This is in addition to the government's continued support for the procurement ... [Published World Nuclear News - 6 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Southern hoping to announce new nuclear plant this year: CEO

Southern Company, which is building two nuclear reactors in Georgia,is hoping to announce plans by year-end for additional nuclear units of thesame design, CEO Tom Fanning told reporters Wednesday.The company is evaluating six possible sites for additional ... [Published Platts - 3 hours ago]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 3 reports

China says first Westinghouse reactor delayed until at least end-2015

By David StanwayBEIJING, July 18 (Reuters) - China's state-owned reactor builder said the start-up of the country's first advanced nuclear project based on designs by U.S.-based Westinghouse has been delayed further until at least end of 2015 due to tougher ... [Published Reuters India - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Summer nuclear power plant shut down for leaky valve

South Carolina Electric & Gas (SCE&G) shut down the V.C. Summer nuclear power plant due to a leaking safety valve.SCE&G said water was leaking from a pressurizer safety valve, and that it may take up to two weeks to get the power plant operating again, ... [Published Power Engineering - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

CB&I, CNNC extend cooperation

US energy infrastructure company CB&I has increased its cooperation with the Chinese nuclear industry by signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC). The agreement will see them cooperate on the development ... [Published World Nuclear News - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

CB&I to work with Chinese nuclear company to build new plants in China

CB&I (NYSE: CBI )signed a memorandum of understanding with China National Nuclear Corp. (CNNC) to collaborate on nuclear power plant development in China.The areas of cooperation include operation and maintenance support for CNNC’s operating nuclear plants ... [Published Power Engineering - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Plant Vogtle nuclear Unit 2 celebrates quarter century of operations

The 1,215-MW Unit 2 at Plant Vogtle in Georgia marks 25 years of operations this summer.The unit first came online in 1989 and has safely operated at, or near, full capacity with a lifetime capacity factor average of 90.5 percent. Plant Vogtle, which ... [Published Power Engineering - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Moorside Nuclear Power Project, Cumbria, United Kingdom

The proposed Moorside Nuclear Power Plant at Sellafield, West Cumbria, with 3.4GW net output capacity, will be the UK's biggest nuclear power station, delivering enough low-carbon electricity to power approximately six million homes.The power project, ... [Published Power Technology - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Toshiba,GDF SUEZ complete Europe's largest new nuclear energy project

Toshiba,GDF SUEZ complete Europe's largest new nuclear energy project Toshibaand GDF Suez have completed the largest, single proposed nuclear power plant construction project in Europe. The Moorside new nuclear power project on the West Cumbria ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Deal sealed on Europe's largest new nuclear energy project

Deal sealed on Europe's largest new nuclear energy project Toshiba and GDF SUEZ complete NuGen deal - confirming plans for construction of three Westinghouse AP1000 reactors on land to the north and west of the Sellafield site in West Cumbria, ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 3 reports

Moorside Nuclear Deal Complete

Toshiba and GDF SUEZ have completed a deal that will boost development of the Moorside new nuclear power project on the West Cumbria coast in northwest England.The agreement sees Toshiba acquiring a 60-percent stake and GDF SUEZ retaining a 40-percent ... [Published Construction.co.uk - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 29 reports

Toshiba completes Moorside nuclear deal

The first of three Westinghouse AP1000 nuclear reactors remains on target for operation in 2024 after Westinghouse parent company Toshiba completed a £102m deal to take control of the NuGen project in Cumbria. Above: The Westinghouse AP1000 nuclear r ... [Published Construction Index - Jul 01 2014]

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"I would love to announce by the end of the year a new nuclear [plant]"
...program as envisaged in the IRP," she said, describing the nuclear expansion project as a central feature in an energy policy that brought with it "the possibility of catapulting South Africa into the top echelons of the knowledge economy."
"Safety and quality must come first," Guo was quoted as saying. "We should never trade them just to meet a deadline."
CB&I president and CEO Philip Asherman said, "This new commitment with CNNC will provide CB&I with the opportunity to expand and diversify the services offered in China while the international deployment of CNNC's indigenous nuclear power technologies will offer expanded growth in the international nuclear power marketplace."

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Southern hoping to announce new nuclear plant t... [Published Platts - 3 hours ago]
South Africa budgets for nuclear [Published World Nuclear News - 6 hours ago]
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China says first Westinghouse reactor delayed u... [Published Reuters India - Jul 18 2014]
China nuclear contractor seeks merger with CPIC [Published Power Engineering - Jul 17 2014]
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CB&I, CNNC extend cooperation [Published World Nuclear News - Jul 17 2014]
China Exclusive: Nuclear power contractor seeks... [Published Individual.com - Jul 17 2014]
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Plant Vogtle Celebrates 25 Years at Unit 2 and ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 16 2014]
Plant Vogtle nuclear Unit 2 celebrates quarter ... [Published Power Engineering - Jul 15 2014]
Moorside Nuclear Power Project, Cumbria, United... [Published Power Technology - Jul 15 2014]
Your Turn: Warming, cooling trends common in hi... [Published St. Cloud Times - Jul 14 2014]
My view: Coal and nuclear power belong in Utah'... [Published Deseret Morning News - Jul 13 2014]
Toshiba,GDF SUEZ complete Europe's largest new ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 10 2014]
Amec to advise on Polish plant [Published World Nuclear News - Jul 08 2014]
Supercomputer team wins award for core work [Published World Nuclear News - Jul 07 2014]
Deal sealed on Europe's largest new nuclear ene... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 07 2014]
World briefs: Spy claims roil Germans [Published Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Jul 07 2014]
Bulgaria on brink of nuclear deal- [Published Balkans.com - Jul 07 2014]
Bulgaria on brink of nuclear deal to reduce rel... [Published Sharenet - Jul 06 2014]
Toshiba takes controlling stake in Cumbria nucl... [Published Martin Slowe Property Services - Jul 04 2014]
Westinghouse buys Italian component maker [Published World Nuclear News - Jul 03 2014]
PennEnergy's Energy Insights 7/3 [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 03 2014]
Westinghouse buying Italian manufacturer [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Jul 02 2014]
Toshiba and GDF SUEZ Complete NuGen Deal Europe... [Published Emirates Week - Jul 02 2014]
Moorside Nuclear Deal Complete [Published Construction.co.uk - Jul 01 2014]
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Plant Vogtle Celebrates 25 Years at Unit 2 and ANS Training Award (With Time-Lapse Construction Video) Southern Co. recently marked two accolades at its Plant Vogtle nuclear facility in Georgia.Unit 2 is celebrating 25 years since the start of its ...
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Deal sealed on Europe's largest new nuclear ene... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 07 2014]
Deal sealed on Europe's largest new nuclear energy project Toshiba and GDF SUEZ complete NuGen deal - confirming plans for construction of three Westinghouse AP1000 reactors on land to the north and west of the Sellafield site in West Cumbria, ...
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