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BP starts gas production from its latest offshore discovery in Egypt

October 26th – The British Petroleum company “BP”, in an official statement, announced the start of gas production in the Qatameya field, its latest offshore discovery in Egypt, in partnership

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Rosatom and expansion in MENA with a Saudi NPP

Alexander Voronkov, CEO of the Russian nuclear energy company “Rosatom” in the Middle East and North Africa region, announced that the company has entered a competition to establish a nuclear

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Soon.. adding 3000 MW to Iraq’s national electricity

The Iraqi Ministry of Electricity announced that it would soon add 3000 MW to the national electricity, after the United States announced its extension to exempt Iraq from the embargo

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Check assembly of Akkuyu’s first unit reactor

The mechanical engineering division of the Russian nuclear company “Rosatom” announced that the manufacturing of the first reactor for the first unit of the Turkish nuclear plant, Akkuyu, will soon

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Egypt is studying the construction of small modular reactors

Dr. Amjad El-Wakeel, chairman of the Egyptian Nuclear Power Plants Authority (NPPA), announced that the sites of Al- Nigela 1 and 2 in Matrouh Governorate, which were chosen to construct

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Connecting Barakah NPP’s electricity to UAE’s grid

Wednesday, August 19th – The Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR) in the UAE announced the connection of the first unit of the Barakah nuclear power plant to the national

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Turkey’s Akkuyu NPP Unit 2 in Construction

Turkey’s Energy and Natural Resources Minister Fatih Donmez published the FCD for the second unit of Turkey’s Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) In preparation for employment at the plant, the

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Russia Completes the First Hydraulic tests for Akkuyu Reactor

Atomenergomash announced the completion of the Hydraulic tests for the reactor pressure vessel of the first unit of Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant (NPP). Atommash, the Volgodonsk branch of AEM-technology, which

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Supporting Iran’s electricity with 7,500 MW of clean energy

The Director of Energy Projects at the National Iranian Electricity Company stated that plans have been put in place to launch 46 thermal power plants, at a capacity of 7,500