Friday, 11 December 2009
On the 4 December 2009 representatives of the EU and Japan met at the "Scuola della Carità" in Padova (Italy) to approve the construction activities and the manufacture of major components which will take place during 2010.
Friday, 27 November 2009
The European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom) and the Brazilian Government have today signed a cooperation agreement in fusion energy research.
Thursday, 26 November 2009
Finding sites for the disposal of high level radioactive waste, mostly from nuclear power plants, is a pressing and controversial issue in Europe and beyond.
Thursday, 12 November 2009
Today the Technology Platform for Implementing Geological Disposal (IGD-TP) of nuclear waste was launched in Brussels with the support of the European Commission.
Monday, 09 November 2009
Ongoing project : GILDED
(Governance, Infrastructure, Lifestyle Dynamics and Energy
Demand: European Post-Carbon Communities).
Friday, 06 November 2009
The European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom) and the Indian Government signed today a cooperation agreement in the field of fusion energy research.
Wednesday, 21 October 2009
EU nuclear research promotes the peaceful use of the nuclear fission and aims to reassure those who are worried about nuclear energy.
Friday, 14 August 2009
Romanian scientists have developed a new technology for reinforcing the wall of a fusion reactor to resist hot plasma.
Wednesday, 15 July 2009
Italian scientists have newly demonstrated an efficient method for isolating the 100 million degree hot plasma within the fusion reactor and marked an important step for ITER, the world's biggest experiment to replicate the sun's fusion power on the earth.
Wednesday, 24 June 2009
The European Commission is committed to supporting research on safety and increased sustainability of nuclear power plants and on optimising the management of radioactive waste from the nuclear fuel cycle.