Russia EUR 10 billion credit package Hungary Paks 2 nuclear plant

Russia approves EUR 10 billion credit package for Hungary’s Paks 2 nuclear plant

11 July 2023 - Russia issued a decree for a loan of up to EUR 10 billion for the construction of the Paks 2 nuclear power plant in Hungary


Bulgaria negotiating sale of equipment for Belene nuclear project to Ukraine

10 July 2023 - Bulgaria's Minister of Energy Rumen Radev is in talks to sell the equipment for the failed Belene nuclear power plant project to Ukraine

Slovenia adopts new spatial strategy to pave way for nuclear reactors, SMRs

05 July 2023 - Slovenia has adopted a new spatial planning strategy until 2050, which allows for building small modular reactors and expanding the Krško nuclear power plant


Belgium set to extend operating life of two nuclear reactors

30 June 2023 - Engie and the Belgian government have agreed terms of extending the operating life of the Doel 4 and Tihange 3 nuclear reactors

Small modular reactors 2 share global electricity supply 2043

Small modular reactors seen with 2% share of global electricity supply in 2043

29 June 2023 - The next decade will be the one of establishment for small modular reactors, with early demonstration units built – IDTechEx's new outlook

JEK2 Second unit Slovenia Krsko nuclear power plant cost EUR 11 billion

Second unit of Slovenia’s Krško nuclear power plant to cost up to EUR 11 billion

27 June 2023 - Slovenia is speeding up the JEK2 nuclear project in Krško, aiming to complete it by 2037, Prime Minister Robert Golob said


Sweden paves way for new nuclear capacity by dropping 100% renewables target

26 June 2023 - Sweden has changed its electricity mix target from “100% renewable” to “100% fossil-free”


Bulgaria moves to install new nuclear reactor at Kozloduy plant

19 June 2023 - US-based Westinghouse Electric Company will supply an AP1000 nuclear reactor for the Kozloduy power plant in Bulgaria


Nuclearelectrica inks deal on SMR nuclear plant deployment in Romania, region

19 June 2023 - The memorandum envisages installing US-developed SMR plants at a former coal power plant in Romania and elsewhere in Central and Eastern Europe

End of nuclear era in Germany

13 April 2023 - Germany is abandoning nuclear power – this week, the country will take the remaining three plants off the grid

gorazd pfeifer nek krsko president management board

Gorazd Pfeifer is new president of management board of Krško NPP

12 April 2023 - The president of the management board of the nuclear power plant is nominated by Slovenia's state-owned power utility GEN Energija

Climate change, water scarcity jeopardizing French nuclear fleet

24 March 2023 - The safety and operation of 56 existing reactors, as well as the planned ones, must be adapted to increasing climate extremes

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