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2008-07-21 21:00:29

MOSCOW. July 21 (Interfax) - The Atomredmetzoloto Uranium Holding Company (ARMZ), the Russian nuclear industry's authorized uranium supplier, said it had commissioned two leading international consultant companies to make an independent valuation of its uranium assets using international standards.

2008-07-18 21:00:26

MOSCOW. July 18 (Interfax) - France's Areva, U.S. giant Westinghouse and South Korea's Kepco could compete with Russian companies in a tender to complete the construction of the third and fourth energy units of the Khmelnytskyi Nuclear Power Plant, Ukraine's Rosenergoatom said in a statement.

2008-07-16 18:00:37

Text of report by corporate-owned Russian news agency Interfax Bratislava, 16 July: Russian open joint-stock company TVEL has maintained its position in Slovakia, having won the tender for the supply of nuclear fuel for five power-generating units of the local Mochovce and Bohunice nuclear power plants until 2015, management company Slovenskie Elektrarne has reported.

2008-07-15 21:00:27

MOSCOW. July 15 (Interfax) - The Bulgarian Regional Development and Public Works Ministry has considered a draft project for the construction of the Belene Nuclear Power Plant by Russia's Atomstroyexport and authorized the National Electric Company to build the plant, the company said. Protocol No.

2008-07-10 21:00:25

MOSCOW. July 10 (Interfax) - Russian technical standards watchdog Rostekhnadzor expects to receive a feasibility study on the third power unit of the Volgodonsk Nuclear Power Plant by the end of July, Sergei Adamchik, head of the watchdog's nuclear oversight department, told journalists on Thursday.

2008-07-07 21:00:22

MOSCOW. July 7 (Interfax) - The second unit of the Tianwan nuclear power plant was turned on Sunday, after preventive maintenance by Atomstroyexport and Rosenergoatom, Atomstroyexport said.

2008-06-25 21:02:47

MOSCOW. June 25 (Interfax) - Russia's nuclear industry is open to cooperation with private Russian and foreign investors, Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Ivanov said in a keynote speech to the ATOMCON 2008 forum.

2006-02-25 06:13:55

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia wants to complete building a nuclear power station in Iran as soon as possible, the country's top nuclear official said on Saturday, the Itar-Tass news agency reported.

2006-02-22 09:38:37

By Lada Yevgrashina BAKU (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he still saw a chance of Russia striking a deal with Iran, which could defuse an international crisis over Tehran's nuclear ambitions and boost Moscow's international profile.

2006-02-21 02:52:52

By Christian Lowe MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian and Iranian nuclear negotiators began a second day of talks on Tuesday but skepticism mounted that they could strike a deal to ease international concerns that Tehran wants a nuclear bomb.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.