Posts with the tag "EPR"

Paris – Voices of Nuclear are delighted with President Emmanuel Macron’s decision, announced February 10, to launch construction of a new fleet of EPR2 nuclear power units, up to 14 units. This historic decision will enable France to begin deep decarbonization of its economy with the goal of carbon neutrality by 2050. But this is…

Authorization given for OL3 start 🇫🇮!All lights are green 🟢 for the imminent start-up of the first EPR nuclear reactor in Europe 💡 “The authorization for criticality and low power tests issued by the [Finnish] nuclear safety authority (STUK) to Teollisuuden Voima Oyj (TVO) now allows the company to start a nuclear reaction for the…

All concerned by global warming, all concerned by the quality of the air, the necessary move away from imported fossil gas, the security of the electricity supply; all concerned by the public consultation on the authorization to operate the Flamanville EPR. In a context of increasing need to electrify transport and heating, this new major…