20Dec2019

SNETP FORUM 2020 – Towards innovative R&D in civil nuclear fission

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The SNETP Forum 2020 will take place on¬†22-24 April 2020 in Rome, Italy.¬†It is organised by SNETP, its 3 pillars NUGENIA, ESNII and NC2I in collaboration with EERA-JPNM.¬†The Forum will start with a plenary session on 22 April afternoon, followed by 8 technical sessions on the second day. The final plenary session of the third day will be the occasion to wrap up the content of the…

19Dec2019

Foratom welcomes taxonomy agreement and urges level playing field for nuclear

“Europe‚Äôs nuclear energy industry has welcomed an agreement between the European council, parliament and commission on new criteria to determine whether an economic activity is environmentally sustainable and the fact that it does not blacklist nuclear energy.

‚ÄúTo ensure a level-playing field, Foratom believes that the same criteria should be applied equally to all power producing technologies,‚ÄĚ a statement said.

The European parliament confirmed on Tuesday that¬†negotiators had reached an agreement¬†on the legislation. The so-called ‚Äútaxonomy‚ÄĚ stipulates that a…

18Dec2019

ANNETTE December 2019 newsletter

In this issue is presented an updated list of courses adding new information on pre-existing and new courses.

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12Dec2019

DigiDecom – ELINDER 2020

The DigiDecom-ELINDER 2020 innovative training course on Nuclear Decommissioning is the first event of an annual series. The course will be hosted by IFE, a designated IAEA Collaborating Centre, in Halden, Norway on 23-27 March 2020. The training course will include informative lectures from international experts and will also have a high focus on interactive sessions using advanced digital technologies.

Learn how to take advantage of exciting key technologies like virtual & mixed reality, robotics, AI and serious…

02Dec2019

COP25 – The European parliament has adopted a resolution

“The European parliament has¬†adopted a resolution¬†on the 2019 UN climate change conference (COP25) in Madrid that recognises the role nuclear energy can play in meeting climate objectives as a zero-greenhouse gas emissions source. It said that¬†nuclear energy can ensure a significant share of electricity production in Europe, but in view of waste it also requires a ‚Äúmedium and long-term strategy that takes into account technological advances‚ÄĚ to improve its sustainability.

The parliament also approved a resolution declaring¬†a climate and environmental…

14Nov2019

HTR 2020 – Call for papers

  • When:¬†6-8 October 2020
  • Where:¬†Yogyakarta,¬†Indonesia

The International Topical Meeting on High Temperature Reactor Technology is the sole international conference focusing on high-temperature gas-cooled reactors and process heat application technology.

HTR 2020 provides a comprehensive networking and exchange forum for professionals in R&D and in industry as well as for decision makers from governments, utilities, end-user industries and vendors. Attendees will obtain the latest results and information on new orientations and perspectives.

Topics: 

  • National research programmes and industrial projects
  • Industrial applications and markets
  • Fuel and waste
  • Materials, components and…
07Nov2019

ANNETTE November 2019 newsletter

In this issue is presented an updated list of courses adding new information on pre-existing and new courses.

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06Nov2019

SNETP governance

As provided in the new SNETP statutes voted on 22 May 2019, the General Assembly of SNETP is in charge of electing its President, Vice-President (VP) and the members of the Governing Board (GB) (article 8).
According to the statutes (Article 9, 12), the President & Vice President represent the association vis-√†-vis third parties and can make legally bound decisions by signature of at least one of them. There are nineteen members of the Governing including three representatives appointed by…

16Sep2019

[PLEASE SIGN] Petition to include nuclear in the EU sustainable finance taxonomy

 

This petition has been set up by Energy for Humanity’s Kirsty Gogan, THINK ATOM’s Rauli Partanen, Eric Ingersoll from Energy Options Network and Staffan Qvist, author of A Bright Future.

“Currently, practically no nation is on track in doing its share on stopping climate change at 1.5, 2 or even 3 degrees C. What we have been doing is clearly not enough. We need all the options on the table, and more. For the last decade…

09Sep2019

ANNETTE September 2019 newsletter

In this issue is presented an updated list of courses adding new information on pre-existing and new courses.

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