Tag: nuclear plant

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Ukrainian nuclear plant near fighting cut off from power grid

August 25, 2022

Via: Power Engineering International

Ukrainians are once again anxious about the fate of a nuclear power plant in a land that was home to the world’s worst atomic accident in 1986 at Chernobyl — and alarm only increased Aug. 25 when the plant operator […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

NRC seeks public comment on nuclear plant decommissioning rule

March 7, 2022

Via: Utility Dive

As nuclear plants faced competition from cheaper gas-fired generation and renewable resources, the number of planned closures rose in the last decade. That prompted the NRC to review its safety regulations, which it said did not differentiate between commercial operation […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Exelon to build hydrogen electrolyser at New York nuclear plant

August 23, 2021

Via: Power Engineering SmartGrid

The aim of the project is to explore the environmental sustainability, energy security and economical benefits of using the nuclear site to produce hydrogen. Previously, the hydrogen produced from nuclear energy generation at the site was just stored at the […]