Argentina and China continue to discuss the details of the nuclear deal announced last week, in which China National Nuclear Corp (CNNC) will build a Hualong One reactor in the South American nation.
French state-controlled utility firm EDF is “secretly planning” to extend the lifespan of 58 nuclear reactors in France by 10 to 20 years, pushing back the country’s energy mix targets, local BFM television reported on Monday.
Switzerland voted on Sunday to start exiting nuclear power generation in favor of renewables energy sources such as solar, wind and hydro, as part of a revised energy strategy, Kallanish Energy reports.
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper last week ordered state oil and gas industry regulators not to fight a court ruling requiring protection of public safety, health and the environment by the state as a precondition to drilling.
Westinghouse Electric said last week it won’t object to a South Carolina utility customer advocate’s petition to make public sealed details of its contract to build the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station.