Nuclear energy

Up for sale: Eskom’s Pebble Bed Modular Reactor

Eskom clarifies the Expression of Interest published for its Pebble Bed Modular Reactor company. Deadline for submissions: 28 February 2020.
Nuclear power

Op-Ed: Prospects of nuclear power generation in SA’s energy mix

South Africa could have become a major player in the nuclear power supply chain or at best become an exporter of the technology in its own right.
Necsa board

Necsa secures new board members as appointed by the DMRE

Minister Gwede Mantashe has officially announced the appointment of seven members to the board of the Nuclear Energy Corporation of South Africa (Necsa).
Koeberg Unit 2

The drive for an African nuclear energy market

Permanent Secretary Joseph Njoroge has reiterated that the Energy Act 2019 enhances the participation of nuclear power development in Kenya.

Ghana Atomic Energy Commission, a global leader in nuclear research

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia commended the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission for its cutting edge research and training.

Nuclear milestone reached at Karachi power plant

The outer safety dome of unit 2 at the Karachi nuclear power plant in Pakistan was successfully installed on the containment building.
Nuclear power

Nigeria engages Rosatom on nuclear development

Nigeria has engaged in talks with Rosatom to add nuclear energy to its energy mix in bids to address the country’s power challenges.

Global energy transition will be harder without nuclear

The world risks a steep decline in the use of nuclear energy in advanced economies that could result in billions of tonnes of additional carbon emissions.

South African energy minister replaces NECSA board

Energy Minister Jeff Radebe has announced a new board of directors for the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (NECSA).

Rosatom selects winners of nuclear energy video competition

Russian state corporation specialising in nuclear energy development, Rosatom, has selected four teams from South Africa, Nigeria and Tanzania as the winners of its...

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