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Inside Africa
18 April, 2018
Russia has recently signed a nuclear cooperation agreement with the...
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A solution for Shidowan 18 April, 2018 China’s new High Temperature Reactor will use glass-to-metal sealing technology. Thomas Fink takes a closer look at the application and the wider advantages for small modular reactors.

Predictions from Japan 10 April, 2018 Ken Koyama summarises the energy outlook for Japan and the world in 2018

Out of this world 10 April, 2018 NASA is looking to nuclear fission to provide a safe and reliable power source for its plans to expand missions to Mars and the outer planets

Safety seven years on 03 April, 2018 Peter Prozesky looks at the key measures WANO has implemented with its members following the Fukushima Daiichi accident

Simulators for radiation training 03 April, 2018 Electronic radiation simulators can offer significant benefits in radiation safety training, providing the opportunity for first-hand experience in handling detectors in...

The US nuclear waste impasse 28 March, 2018 For several years there has been an impasse, among politicians, over how to make progress on dealing with the intractable problem of US nuclear waste, as Michael McBride and Robin...

A view over Europe 28 March, 2018 NEI takes a look at the status of nuclear power in Europe

Enter the giant 22 March, 2018 A new super-heavy lift crane has been developed for construction of Hinkley Point C in the UK. NEI learns more from Stijn Sarens.

Priorities for nuclear security 22 March, 2018 As the World Institute for Nuclear Security (WINS) approaches its 10th Anniversary, Roger Howsley provides a perspective on how international nuclear security issues have evolved and...

Keeping Kuosheng operating 15 March, 2018 Rai-Fong Su explains how an innovative approach to spent fuel storage is helping to prolong the operating life of Taiwan’s Kuosheng 1.

India’s closed cycle 15 March, 2018 A closed fuel cycle can help India reduce its high-level waste while meeting its goal of a sustainable nuclear programme. Saurav Jha looks in more detail.

Halfway to reality 07 March, 2018 Ten years after its inception, the international Iter project has passed the halfway mark. Judith Perera reviews the progress.

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