Nuclear News Ticker - November 28, 2020
AtomInfo.Ru, PUBLISHED 28.11.2020
The specialists of the Bochvar institute (part of the Rosatom's fuel company TVEL) received a patent of the Russian Federation for an invention concerning a method for manufacturing the spacer grids for the fuel assembly of the Brest-OD-300 fast neutron reactor.
The Japanese company Kawasaki Heavy Industries signed an agreement with the Atox Company Limited, according to which the latter will take the nuclear business of the Kawasaki Heavy.
The Indian regulatory authority (AERB) has issued a permit to start construction of the first two PHWR-700 heavy water reactor units at the Gorakhpur Haryana Anu Vidyut Pariyojna site in Haryana state.
The license application package was submitted to the Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NRA) on March 28, 2019.
The first sets of magnets have been manufactured and shipped to the customer.
Minimum control power level is reached when neutron flux is recorded in a reactor working at a level sufficient to sustain a fission chain reaction.
Hero of the day
The first kilowatt-hours of electric energy delivered by the Belarus NPP to the unified power grid system is a landmark to manifest the beginning of the nuclear age for the Republic of Belarus.