Nuclear

Advantage and Disadvantage of Nuclear Energy
If we look at the benefits of nuclear energy, we can`t help but ask: What are the disadvantages? After all, the advantages far outweigh the disadvantages. And this is true for every type of energy, whether it is fossil fuel or nuclear. Let`s look at three...
Bradwell Nuclear Power Station Demolition
The Magnox Bradwell Nuclear Power Station has been defueled and is undergoing C&M preparation. The C&M preparation mainly consists of decommissioning the nuclear plant and removing it from the surrounding buildings. John F Hunt Demolition is the demolition...
Building Britain's Biggest Nuclear Power Station
Building Britain`s biggest nuclear power station has a complicated history - from a disastrous accident in the Eighties to the complexities of Small modular reactors - but technology has come a long way since those days. A reinforced concrete fortress will...
Construction of Hinkley Point C Nuclear Power Station - Who Will Pay For It?
Construction of Hinkley Point C nuclear power station - Who will pay for it? And how much will the economy suffer from it? In this article, we will examine these issues. In addition, we`ll examine the potential economic impact of the project, including the...
Dresden Nuclear Power Plant
The Dresden nuclear power plant was constructed as part of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, which allowed private companies to operate and maintain a nuclear facility. In 1955, Commonwealth Edison contracted with GE to build Unit 1 for $45M. One third of the...
Heysham Nuclear Power Station to Close
The closure of the Heysham nuclear power plant is coming just after the UK government approved the Hinkley Point C project, which carries a $23.8 billion price tag and a strike price guarantee. The shutdown is scheduled to happen every three years. This will...
Hinkley Point B Extended by 7 Years
The estimated generating life of Hinkley Point B nuclear power station has been extended by seven years, from 2016 to March 2023. The aging issues at Hinkley Point B were identified by EDF in June, when it suspended power generation at the station for graphite...
How Nuclear Energy Is Produced
If you`re wondering how nuclear energy is produced, here`s a brief rundown of the different types of reactors, including the Pebble Bed Reactor and Fission. This article also talks about the use of Uranium and the Pebble Bed Reactor. While these reactors do...
Is Dungeness Nuclear Power Station a Good Investment?
A recent article published in The Telegraph details the 240 cancer cases linked to the closed dungeness nuclear power station. It has contributed over PS1 billion to the economy of Kent and employed thousands of people. But is this nuclear power station a...
Is Nuclear Energy Renewable Or Nonrenewable?
If you`re wondering whether nuclear energy is renewable or nonrenewable, then read this article. This article will help you distinguish between two nuclear energy processes: Nuclear chain reaction and fission. This information is important for understanding...
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