High-Performance Solutions and Complete Protection for Critical Installations: the Latest Innovations from CNIM and Its Bertin Subsidiary to Be Unveiled at WNE 2018

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 22, 2018--The third edition of the World Nuclear Exhibition – major event for the global nuclear energy community – will be held at Paris-Villepinte, June 26thto 28th, 2018...

Westinghouse Loads Fuel in Second AP1000® Nuclear Power Plant

HAIYANG, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--Westinghouse Electric Company and its customers, China State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) and Shangdong Nuclear Power Company Limited (SD...

First Westinghouse AP1000® Nuclear Plant Sanmen 1 Completes Initial Criticality

SANMEN, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--Westinghouse Electric Company, China State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) announced today that the world’s first AP1000 nuclear power plant ...

In 'Jurassic World,' a dino-sized animal-rights parable

NEW YORK (AP) — The dinosaurs of "Jurassic Park" are many things. They are special-effects wonders. They are unruly house guests. And they are some of the biggest, most foot-stomping metaphors around....

Russia, Egypt match at World Cup could test close ties

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Not since the Cold War days of the 1950s and 1960s has Egypt been as close to Russia as it is now. But could the outcome of a crucial World Cup clash be...

Power reserve margin to stay above 6% before July: Taipower

Taipei, June 18 (CNA) State-run Taiwan Power Company (Taipower) promised Monday to keep the country's operating electricity reserve margin above 6 percent before July and said it will lower power ...

Down for over 2 years, nuclear reactor back at full capacity

Taipei, June 17 (CNA) The No. 2 reactor at Taiwan's Second Nuclear Power Plant in northern Taiwan was operating at full capacity at 10:30 a.m. Sunday after resuming operations early Wednesday, acc...

TVs, robots, soybeans on front lines of US-China trade spat

BEIJING (AP) — President Donald Trump is poised to hike the price of Chinese-made flat-screen TVs and ultrasound machines for American buyers. They are part of a tech imports worth u...

Samsung commits to using only renewable energy by 2020

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics, the world's biggest smartphone maker, has pledged to convert its operations in the United States, Europe and China to using only solar and other renewabl...

Japanese utility eyes scrapping 2nd Fukushima nuclear plant

TOKYO (AP) — The utility responsible for meltdowns at a nuclear power plant in northeast Japan seven years ago says for the first time publicly it might decommission another plant in Fukushima that na...

Energy regulators: No immediate threat to power grid

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators are disputing the Trump administration's claim that struggles facing the coal and nuclear industries threaten the reliability of the nation's power grid. ...

No threat from generator incident at nuclear plant: Taipower

An incident that caused emergency diesel backup generators at the idle First Nuclear Power Plant in New Taipei to start up has been resolved and posed no threat to the public, state-run Taiwan Power C...

Kim Jong Un could give up ICBMs but keep some nuclear forces

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — After years of effort to develop nuclear missiles that can target the U.S. mainland, is North Korean leader Kim Jong Un really ready to pack them away in a deal with Pr...

Hot weather causes Taiwan to record highest ever June peak power usage

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hot weather caused Taiwan to record its highest ever June peak power usage of 36.102 million kilowatts yesterday, reported CNA . Taiwan's power reserve margin fell ...

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