Nuclear

Used Nuclear Fuel Storage Sites Unfazed by Hurricane Matthew

Used Nuclear Fuel Storage Sites Unfazed by Hurricane Matthew

October 21, 2016 0 comments
Posted in Safe Used Fuel Management

For the first time in more than a decade, a major hurricane packing winds exceeding 100 miles per hour swept past five U.S. nuclear energy… Read More

INFOGRAPHIC: Top 5 Nuclear Energy Innovations 2016

INFOGRAPHIC: Top 5 Nuclear Energy Innovations 2016

September 28, 2016 0 comments
Posted in Reactors

By Mike Carpenter, Vice President, Outage Services, AREVA NP As we’re gearing up for the fall outage season, it is a good time to see… Read More

AREVA’s Richland Test Facility Advances Next-gen Nuclear Fuel

AREVA’s Richland Test Facility Advances Next-gen Nuclear Fuel

September 7, 2016 0 comments
Posted in Reactors

More than 350 yellow thermocouple wires were intertwined, hanging from a cabinet, looking more like a spider web strewn to catch prey rather than strategically… Read More

Imploding Bubbles Turn Back Time for Nuclear Reactors

Imploding Bubbles Turn Back Time for Nuclear Reactors

August 12, 2016 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

Imagine being able to extend the life of an aging nuclear reactor component by simply using water. Enter cavitation peening. Cavitation peening is a process… Read More

An Idea, A Patent, and 25 Years of Exceptional Performance

An Idea, A Patent, and 25 Years of Exceptional Performance

July 12, 2016 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

By Norm Garner, Technical Sales Manager (FUELGUARD design advisor), AREVA This week marks the 25th anniversary of the patent recognizing AREVA’s innovative FUELGUARD™ debris filter… Read More

Encouraging News: Marching for Nuclear Energy

Encouraging News: Marching for Nuclear Energy

July 5, 2016 0 comments
Posted in Clean Energy, Nuclear

One of the most important decisions we have to make, both as a nation and worldwide, is how we’re going to deal with the threat… Read More

Power Up! AREVA Congratulates TVA on Watts Bar 2 Startup

Power Up! AREVA Congratulates TVA on Watts Bar 2 Startup

May 25, 2016 0 comments
Posted in News, Reactors

By Gary Mignogna, CEO, AREVA Inc. It’s a new morning for nuclear energy in the United States. Early Tuesday at 2:16 a.m., the Tennessee Valley… Read More

It's More than a Robot Show: AREVA’s Steam Generator Technology

It’s More than a Robot Show: AREVA’s Steam Generator Technology

April 21, 2016 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, News, Reactors

It’s More than a Robot Show At AREVA, Every Innovation Has a Mission. We are committed to delivering the latest technology for your fleet —… Read More

VIDEO: AREVA’s HawkEye IVVI Peers into Boiling Water Reactors

VIDEO: AREVA’s HawkEye IVVI Peers into Boiling Water Reactors

March 28, 2016 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

As utilities look toward nuclear reactor life extension to 60 years … and beyond, examination of reactor systems and components becomes more important than ever—for… Read More

CHT Builds Steel Storage Canisters for Used Nuclear Fuel

CHT Builds Steel Storage Canisters for Used Nuclear Fuel

How is used nuclear fuel safely transported from the nuclear reactor and stored? Find out with a look at Columbiana Hi Tech’s (CHT)103,000 sq. ft.… Read More