PARIS Russia signed a new nuclear cooperation agreement with Argentina, which is already negotiating with China about building nuclear reactors.
KIEV Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Saturday his country had stepped up security at vital infrastructure sites such as nuclear power stations and Black Sea ports in the face of what he called a Russian test of the world order.
BUENOS AIRES/WASHINGTON Argentina and China are aiming to close a deal within days for the construction of the South American nation's fourth nuclear power plant, a multi-billion dollar project that would cement Beijing's deepening influence in a key regional U.S. ally.
PARIS France is considering restructuring state-owned utility EDF and plans a steady reduction to the country's reliance on nuclear power, the government said on Tuesday.
PARIS French energy group EDF and Nawah Energy have signed a deal to operate and maintain the delayed Barakah power plant, which will be the first nuclear energy plant in the Arab world.
LONDON Shares in Britain's Centrica tumbled 9 percent on Thursday after the energy supplier reported losing customers, lower nuclear power generation and a fall in output at its oil and gas division.
ABU DHABI The United Arab Emirates' Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation is not ready to give the company that will run the country's first nuclear plant a licence to operate, a senior official said on Wednesday.
PARIS Strikes reduced electricity generation at two nuclear power reactors operated by French utility EDF on Tuesday, the country's RTE power grid operator said, pushing short-term power prices sharply higher.
TOKYO The owner of the Fukushima nuclear plant, destroyed by an earthquake and tsunami nearly eight years ago, said on Friday it planned tests early next year to see how much melted uranium fuel has cooled in the damaged reactors.
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN U.S. fighter jets darted over the Western Pacific on Saturday as the nuclear powered USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier joined Japanese destroyers and a Canadian warship for the biggest combat readiness war game ever staged in and around Japan.