Russia has further reduced its cooperation with the United States in nuclear energy by suspending a research agreement and ending one on uranium conversion.
Greenpeace and Stop Hinkley Point campaigners delivered a petition signed by more than 360,000 people protesting against a proposed nuclear power station in Somerset, south west…
Britain has given the go-ahead for the first new nuclear power plant for decades, a decision which doesn’t sit well with environmental groups.
The British government has approved a 21 billion euro nuclear power station after securing “significant new safeguards” for future foreign investments.
South Korea has called on the world to pressure Pyongyang into giving up its nuclear programme.
1.5 million people in Kazakhstan bear scars and deformities from years of nuclear testing but now something is being done about it
The British government has cast doubt on plans to build the UK's first new nuclear plant in decades with French utility firm EDF by ordering a review of the project.
French energy firm EDF has given the go ahead for Britain's first new nuclear plant in decades despite warnings the project could bankrupt it, but the UK government has ordered an inquiry.
Staff at France’s 19 nuclear plants have voted to go on strike on Thursday amid escalating protests against labour reforms.
Just south of the Canadian city of Fort McMurray, in an area partly ravaged by flames, sits a nuclear waste site. Situated at the extreme north of
Seoul dismisses the suggestion of military talks from Pyongang as "meaningless" amid speculation about a fifth nuclear test.
The investigation launched after the discovery of “anomalies” in the structure of the Flamanville nuclear plant in France have revealed
Thirty years ago, on April 26 a catastrophic nuclear accident occurred at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in northern Ukraine. An explosion and
Thirty years after one of the world's worst nuclear disasters, fears over radiation contamination at Chernobyl have not gone away.
On April 26, 1986 a reactor at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine exploded, causing an environmental disaster never before seen. Acute
Contaminated components can be found in the mud of the northern part of the artificial lake.
Zaporizhia was built at the same time as Chernobyl, with Soviet-era reactors.
Do you want to “hijack” a nuclear power plant? Ask Leo Scherer, he tried… After September 11th (9/11) Leo devised a secret operation to show the
Horst-Michael Prasser is one of the leading pro-nuclear physicists in Switzerland, on social networks some call him “the pope of nuclear energy”. The
Florian Kasser works as anti-nuclear campaigner for Greenpeace Switzerland. He wants Beznau to be closed as soon as possible: “This is the oldest
It’s the silence that strikes one the most in Pripyat when you see the artifacts that once formed part of thousands of everyday human routines
At the end of the nuclear summit in Washington, the US president called for world leaders to share intelligence and secure nuclear materials
Hosting world leaders in Washington, US President Barack Obama has urged them to do more to safeguard their nuclear facilities amid fears that groups
An underground ice wall has been activated around Japan’s Fukushima nuclear reactors, five years after a deadly earthquake and tsunami wreaked
Security has been stepped up at nuclear plants around Belgium amid fears they could be the next target after the Brussels attacks. The alert follows
Energy company EDF, which is 85 percent French-owned, has pushed back a decision on whether or not to invest in Britain’s Hinckley Point nuclear