The decision to issue the Operating Licence is a culmination of efforts made by FANR since it received the Operating Licence Application from ENEC, on behalf of Nawah, in 2015 for Units 1 and 2.
Trump made the request during an Oval Office meeting last Thursday with his top national security aides, including Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the official said.
The plant has been reconnected to the grid after replacing some voltage transformers and testing thermal power equipment, the country’s energy ministry said. “The reactor of the first power unit is currently working at 40% of its nominal capacity.”
An aggressive push toward renewable energy has run headlong into anxiety over keeping the lights on in California, where the largest utility is considering whether to try to extend the lifespan of the state’s last operating nuclear power plant. California is the birthplace of the modern environmental movement that for decades
"Regrettably, instead of de-escalation, over the past several days there have been reports of further deeply worrying incidents that could, if they continue, lead to disaster," Antonio Guterres said in a statement.
On the last day of 2021, Germany has shut down three of its last six nuclear power plants, following the deadline that then Chancellor Angela Merkel had set in 2011 after the Fukushima nuclear plant accident in the wake of a tsunami that year. Merkel had earlier reversed
No one would have believed this possible only a few years ago, but nuclear energy has been creeping up in public estimation, despite its long record of unfulfilled promise and cataclysmic missteps.
This new milestone takes ENEC and its subsidiaries to the halfway mark of delivering on its commitment to supply up a quarter of the country's electricity needs.
It took a little time to clarify that the largest nuclear power plant in Europe, located in the Ukrainian town of Zaporizhzhia, was not on fire though and that a building in the plant complex was on fire and that it was put out. There was however no doubt
As the UN Conference on Climate Change, COP27, began at Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt, United Arab Emirates’ Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR) Director-General Christer Viktorsson told Arab News’ Frankly Speaking television show that nuclear power is one of the solutions to dealing with the crisis of climate change, though it is not the only solution.