Latest Areva Stories

2008-07-08 03:00:19

French nuclear engineering major Areva has launched an investment program in Le Creusot, in the Burgundy region of France, to increase the group's forged nuclear component production capacity.

2008-07-07 06:00:23

Researched by Industrial Information Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- M. A. Mortenson Company (Minneapolis, Minnesota) has been selected to construct Iberdrola Renewables' (MCE:IBR) (Madrid, Spain) Elm Creek Windfarm.

2008-07-02 15:00:45

Skoda JS (Pilsen, Czech Republic), nuclear power engineering equipment manufacturer, succeeded for the first time at the power concern EDF (France) in 2008. Skoda JS will supply equipment worth CEK 130 mil for a newly built block of the nuclear power station in Flamanville, France.

2008-06-30 18:02:49

By Bonnie Pfister, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jun. 28--China wants to have 100 of Westinghouse Electric Co.'s nuclear reactors in operation or under construction by 2020 -- more than double what was anticipated, according to the company's incoming CEO.

2008-06-19 09:00:59

Text of report by Namibian newspaper The Namibian website on 19 June [Report by Brigitte Weidlich: "Uranium Rush Lands N$6-b Investment for Namibia"] Namibia is set to become home to the world's largest uranium mine with the announcement yesterday by French state-owned energy company Areva that it is injecting US$750 million (about N$6 billion) into a uranium mine at Trekkopje in the Erongo Region.

2008-06-18 21:00:20

By Jennifer Graham, THE CANADIAN PRESS REGINA - A "bonanza" of uranium and a government keen on opening the door to nuclear power has energy companies circulating Saskatchewan in hopes of flipping the switch on a reactor.

2008-06-16 09:01:06

Algerian officials say they're leaning toward signing a deal with a French company to establish the nation's first nuclear power plant. Algeria and France last year signed a nuclear cooperation agreement but have yet to consummate it with a deal.

2008-06-16 03:00:26

By Hagadone, Zach Five new companies are looking to move into Eastern Idaho, but they're being tight-lipped about the details. "I don't really want to say right now because things can always change," said Bannock Development Corporation Executive Director Gynii Gilliam.

2008-01-20 10:00:00

Much of the world’s nuclear waste like in "interim storage". This includes, thousands of canisters of highly radioactive waste from the world's most nuclear-energized nation lie, silent and deadly, beneath the jutting tip of Normand, while above ground, cows graze and Atlantic waves crash into heather-covered hills.

2006-03-28 17:11:57

By Leonard Anderson SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The U.S. nuclear power industry is planning to build new reactors to produce cleaner electricity and reduce dependence on more expensive natural gas, raising questions about the safety of new plants. U.S. President George W.

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