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Latin America Safety & Regulation

Argentina and Uruguay agreement on radiological and nuclear safety

Last October, the president of the Board of the Nuclear Regulatory Authority (ARN) of the Argentine Republic, Néstor Masriera, and the director of the Regulatory Authority National in Radiation Protection (ARNR) of

India Subcontinent Other Topics

Economics of Nuclear Power at the India Energy Forum

Last October (18th), the Union Minister of Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh, inaugurated the 11th Nuclear Energy Conclave in New Delhi. The conference was organized by India Energy Forum

Africa Other Topics

Kenya Power appointed Bernard Ngugi as Chief Executive Officer

Bernard Ngugi, who has been as General Manager in charge of Supply Chain, takes over from Jared Othieno, who has been serving on a capacity since July 2018.  Bernard Ngugi is a Certified

Business activities & Projects Middle East

Construction work for Akkuyu unit 2 to begin in spring 2020

The Director General of “Rosatom”, Alexey Lekhachev, announced the start of construction of the “No. 2” unit of Akkuyu nuclear power plant in Turkey in the spring of 2020. Lekhachev

Africa Other Topics

Ghana Energy Sector Recovery Programme Steering Committee

The Government of Ghana inaugurated the Energy Sector Recovery Programme Steering Committee, comprising members across various sectors and ministries.  The Committee proceeds from the collaborative consultation process between the Government and each Independent

Latin America Marketing & Strategy

Rosatom uses Amazul to promote its SMR

The president of Rosatom Latin America, Ivan Dybov, has one target in Brazil: to develop a Small Reactor Technology with Amazul.  Last August, Rosatom executives already promoted the modular construction applications of small

Marketing & Strategy Middle East

Increasing the percentage of renewables in the Jordanian energy mix

The Jordanian Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources confirmed that the energy strategy, to be issued by the government at the beginning of 2020, includes raising the percentage of renewable

Business activities & Projects Latin America

A multi-purpose irradiation center in Cuba

JSC Rusatom Healthcare signed an agreement with the Cuban trading company Inversiones Gamma SA to implement a project to create a multi-purpose irradiation center in Cuba.  The irradiation processing of agricultural products there will reduce

Africa Marketing & Strategy

Russia will build a nuclear power plant in Rwanda

Last May, Rosatom reached an agreement with Rwanda to set up a nuclear plant by 2024. Rwanda approved the deal in November 2019 during the Russia-Africa summit in Sochi. Rosatom will