Nuclear power

June 5, 2018
June 5, 2018

Iran to start building advanced centrifuges

Iran begins work on infrastructure to build advanced centrifuges at its Natanz facility but will adhere to its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, the director of Iran’s Atomic Energy Organisation...

July 13, 2017
July 13, 2017

4 Asian countries have world’s most coal plant projects

China, India, Indonesia and Vietnam have the world’s four biggest coal-fired power plants in pipeline. Together, they represent 82 percent of the 718 units globally under construction.

September 10, 2016
September 10, 2016

SKorea says North's nuclear capability 'speeding up', calls for action

South Korea's foreign minister says that North Korea's nuclear capability is expanding fast, echoing alarm around the world over the isolated state's fifth nuclear test carried out...

February 4, 2016
February 4, 2016

Germany switches on nuclear fusion experiment

Germany flips the switch on an experiment they hope will advance the quest for nuclear fusion, considered a clean and safe form of nuclear power.

December 27, 2015
December 27, 2015

Dhaka signs $12.65b deal with Moscow

Bangladesh on Friday signed a $12.65 billion contract with a Russian public company to construct Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in

May 7, 2015
May 7, 2015

Japan's renewable revolution at risk

Japan survives surprisingly well without nuclear power for last four years.Following the Fukushima disaster in March 2011 all of Japan's 48 other nuclear reactors were shut down.