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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

Latin America Technology

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

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Nuclear energy reaches generation record in Brazil

Eletronuclear informed on January 15th that Angra nuclear power plant had the best year in its history in 2019, reaching a total generation of 16,128,826 MWh. As a comparison, the

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

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