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  • Nuclear-21 will be Exhibiting at the World Nuclear Association Symposium 2018

    We are proud to announce that Nuclear-21 will be exhibiting at the World Nuclear Association Symposium, to be held 5th – 7th September in London, UK. We will be presenting our NESSAT Toolbox and service offer throughout the 6th September in parallel to the main symposium programme, in Meeting Room 9.

  • WNE2018: ORANO presenting fuel cycle flexibility solutions building upon Nuclear-21’s cost/risk-decisioneering methodology

    During the ORANO’s workshop “Flexible Approach for Used Fuel Management”, Ms. Cécile Evans presented ORANO’s view on the future of back-end fuel cycle options stressing the importance of fuel cycle flexibility in decision-making for utilities. Our cost/risk-decisioneering methodology, integrated in our NESSAT-toolbox as the Nuclear Real Options Model (NROM), contributed to their analysis.

  • Nuclear-21 launches its Free NucInfo.Public Service, Providing Easy-to-use and Verified Information on Nuclear Energy

    NucInfo.Public is a free infographics information resource curated by Nuclear-21. NucInfo provides easy-to-use, interactive, and up-to-date information on the use and development of nuclear energy worldwide. NucInfo.Public is a reduced version of the complete NucInfo database and gives a first look into the functionalities that NucInfo offers.

  • Nuclear-21 becomes Organisation Member of the European Nuclear Society (ENS)

    The European Nuclear Society (ENS) has accepted Nuclear-21’s application to become an Organisation Member. We welcome the opportunity to work together with ENS in furthering the sharing of unbiased information on nuclear science and technology in Europe and beyond.

  • Nuclear-21 attending the World Nuclear Exhibition 2018 in Paris

    Nuclear-21’s Senior Experts Caroline Jorant, Frédérique Damerval, Henri Zaccai, Serge Runge and Luc Van Den Durpel will be present at the World Nuclear Exhibition (WNE), to be held in the Paris area from 26-28th June 2018.

  • Nuclear-21 becomes a Member of the World Nuclear Association (WNA)

    We’re honoured to be able to announce that the World Nuclear Association (WNA) has accepted Nuclear-21 to become its newest Member, starting from July 1st 2018.

  • Nuclear-21 at the ANS June Meeting in Philadelphia

    Luc Van Den Durpel attended the recent ANS June meeting in Philadelphia as Vice-chairman of the International Committee of the American Nuclear Society (ANS) and as a member of its Public Policy Committee and Non-Proliferation Policy Division.

  • Farewell to our Friend Hubert

    It is with great sadness that we have to say farewell to our great expert and friend Hubert Bairiot, who passed away on Monday June 4th 2018 at the age of 87.

  • Nuclear-21 at Global Nuclear Investment Summit in London

    Nuclear-21 participated in the Ocean Nuclear/Financial Times Global Nuclear Investment Summit in London on June 7th 2018. Our interest in the topic relates directly to our NESSAT Toolbox and its applications in assessing financial costs/risks for various stakeholders in nuclear energy. In particular, the increasing financial risks stemming from nuclear waste provisioning in uncertain market […]

  • Nuclear-21 attending ATOMEXPO 2018 and participant in panel-session

    Nuclear-21 is participating to ATOMEXPO 2018 (Sochi, May 14-16th) and part of panel session on back-end fuel cycle strategies in the context of uncertain market contexts. Our participation will address the prospects for reprocessing/recycling fuel cycles in the changing energy market context and will present the value of such fuel cycles using a more market-relevant […]

  • Nuclear-21 in Attendance at BWR Research Hub Conference 2018

    Nuclear-21 Associate Partner Ross Peel will be attending the BWR Research Hub conference in Bangor, Wales in February 2018. 

  • Nuclear-21 Volunteering at the University of Sheffield, UK

    Nuclear-21 Associate Partner Ross Peel has spent two days volunteering at events at the University of Sheffield. Ross provided career advice and feedback from an industrial viewpoint on student team projects.

  • Nuclear-21 is an Organisation Member of ANS

    Nuclear-21 is continuing into 2018 as an organisational membership of the American Nuclear Society (ANS). Our members have been involved with the organisation in many roles, including the International Committee (as Vice-chair), the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Policy Division and the Public Policy Committee. In addition, we are proud to be regularly invited to review technical papers […]

  • Nuclear-21 contracted to investigate market prospects for advanced nuclear technologies

    Nuclear-21 has been contracted to investigate market scenarios affecting the introduction of advanced nuclear technologies, e.g. Small Modular Reactors (SMR), into tomorrow’s global energy market. We will issue a first draft report to the customer by the end of February 2018, and publish a more extensive white paper during April 2018.

  • Nuclear-21 supporting NIKIET-2018 Conference

    Nuclear-21 will again be a member of the international program committee of NIKIET-2018 to be held in Moscow (2-5 October 2018). We would like to thank the organisers for their continued trust in the value of our expertise.

  • Rebranding Nuclear-21

    Welcome to the new Nuclear-21 website! The Partners have been working closely with a creative agency to completely rebrand our business and service offer. We created our new brand around the ideas and core values of Nuclear-21: bankability, independence, strong partnerships and trust.

  • Nuclear-21 at the GLOBAL 2017 Conference

    Nuclear-21’s Managing Director, Luc Van Den Durpel, presented five papers at this year’s GLOBAL nuclear fuel cycle conference.

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