Get Into Nuclear | Nuclear News | August Overview

Get Into Nuclear | Nuclear News | August Overview


2nd August 2017 - Earlier today, the board of directors of Santee Cooper declared that they will not support the continued construction of the two Westinghouse AP1000 nuclear power plants currently under construction at the V.C. Summer site in South Carolina, USA ensuring nuclear new build jobs. Westinghouse

2nd August 2017 - NASA Contracts with BWXT Nuclear Energy to Advance Nuclear Thermal Propulsion Technology. NASA

3rd August 2017 - Applications for the Sellafield Ltd 2018 intake of nuclear graduates are now open. Sellafield

5th August 2017 - DSRL post progress made on Dounreay site in 2016.


5th August 2017 - An effusive President Trump announced in late June that “we will begin to revive and expand our nuclear energy sector, which I’m so happy about.”Just a few months earlier, the left-leaning Environmental Defense Fund wrote, “We still need America’s nuclear power plants.” This will create nuclear new build careers. The Hill

7th August 2017 - Can India Maintain Its Ambitious Push For New Nuclear creating numerous nuclear jobs in the process? NucNet


7th August 2017 - Nuclear reactor performance improves, but more new build required. To do this more nuclear new build jobs are required to be produced. WNA

7th August 2017 - So what are the advantages and disadvantages of Nuclear Energy. Get Into Nuclear

10th August 2017 - NEI Opposes Texas’ Bid for Nuclear Waste Fund Reimbursements. Putting nuclear new build jobs at risk. NEI

12th August 2017 - World Nuclear Association has led the development of the global nuclear industry's vision for the future of electricity, Harmony. This is based on International Energy Agency’s (IEA) 2-degree scenario which is aiming to avoid the most damaging consequences of climate change and is requiring a large increase in nuclear energy and increased nuclear new build jobs. WNA

13th August 2017 - the first 5.3 MeV antiproton beam coming from CERN’s Antiproton Decelerator (AD) circulated in the Extra Low ENergy Antiproton (ELENA) decelerating ring. CERN

13th August 2017 - It is not in the national interest to leave Euratom after Brexit. nuzzle

15th August 2017 - South China Sea set for 20 floating nuclear power plants. Get Into Nuclear

15th August 2017 - Dounreay reactor to be demolished after making history 60 years ago. Get Into Nuclear

18th August 2017 - First Steam Generator In Place At Vogtle-3 AP1000. Great boost to the potential to create nuclear new build jobs to produce further AP1000's. Get Into Nuclear

22nd August 2017 - Fit 4 Nuclear (F4N) support for Welsh manufacturers in the aim of creating nuclear new build jobs. NAMRC

22nd August 2017 - World Nuclear Association (WNA) Symposium Highlights.


23rd August 2017 - Businesses are set to battle it out in a Dragons' Den-style competition for a multimillion pound contract at Sellafield. in-cumbria

25th August 2017 - How nuclear employees go about finding the perfect candidate. How are nuclear new build jobs recruited? Medium

26th August 2017- Tender opens soon for Dounreay reactor demolition. nuzzle

27th August 2017 - Global Women in Nuclear Executive Board meet in Beijing. WiN Global

29th August 2017 - Government holds crunch talks with industry giants over the future of British nuclear energy and nuclear new build jobs. The Telegraph

31st August 2017 - LLWR awards Amec Foster Wheeler two waste contracts. Amec Foster Wheeler have been awarded two framework contracts by the LLW Repository Ltd (LLWR) to carry out environmental safety case and waste characterisation work. The combined value of the contracts is about £4 million. Get Into Nuclear

31st August 2017 - 9 Nuclear Energy Myths Dispelled. Medium

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