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Brazil replaces foreign Investors for EPC contractor in Angra

The Council of the Investment Partnerships Program (PPI) approved on June 10th, the report of the interministerial committee of Angra 3, which recommended the hiring of a company to complete

Latin America Safety & Regulation

New Head for National Energy Commission of Colombia

Félix Canales, a former engineer from the Faculty of Physical and Mathematical Sciences of the University of Chile, was appointed at the Head of the Regulatory Subdepartment of the National

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Westinghouse going back to Brazil?

Last February, the president of Eletronuclear, Leonam dos Santos Guimarães and Westinghouse signed a letter of intent (LOI) to extend the operating life of the Angra 1 plant for another

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Abdan and NEI sign MoU for the development of the Brazilian Nuclear Program

Last February, the Brazilian Association for the Development of Nuclear Activity (Abdan) and the United States Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) signed a memorandum of understanding for the expansion of the

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Argentina aims to sell the SMR Carem to Indonesia

Argentina is back in the race to develop the SMR technology and aims to sell the Carem to Indonesia. The National Atomic Energy Commission (CNEA) is building the CAREM 25.

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Russia’s attention to Argentina

Rosatom officials, Evgenii Safonov, the representative for Latin America, and Sergey Krivolapov, a strategic advisor for the same region, met with the Secretary of Energy Sergio Lanziani. Russian officials expressed

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Thorium in Brazilian PWR

Professor Claubia Pereira, from the Nuclear Engineering Department of the School of Engineering at the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), sent a publication from her research group using thorium in a

Latin America Technology

Cuba organized the Award Ceremony for Nuclear Research

The Agency for Nuclear Energy and Advanced Technologies (AENTA) in Cuba rewarded the authors and their centers that achieved the results of the most relevant scientific research in 2019. The Network

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Invap will build the third Arsat satellite

INVAP and the national state company Arsat (Argentine Company of Satellite Solutions Sociedad Anónima) announced the expansion and construction of a third version of the geostationary communications satellite. The Second Generation Arsat will mainly provide internet service.  The new