Unit 1 of the Novovoronezh II nuclear power plant is now operating at full power. Russia's first VVER-1200 reactor was connected to the grid on 4 August and Rosatom announced the latest milestone today, following its new director general's working visit to the plant yesterday.
EDF's Golfech nuclear power plant in France has demonstrated a strong commitment to safety, an expert team from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has concluded. However, the mission made recommendations to reinforce some safety measures.
In Africa, nutrient deficiencies are among the leading causes of undernutrition in children. Malnutrition underlies 45% of child deaths under five years of age and is therefore of particular importance.
A newly developed catalogue and database of facilities in the IAEA Member States in support of development and deployment of liquid metal cooled fast neutron systems (LMFNS catalogue) is now available online.