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Yukiya Amano
27 May 2015 News Story

Role of Nuclear Power Key in Combating Climate Change, IAEA Director General Says

Nuclear power is one of the lowest-carbon technologies available to generate electricity, and it can play a significant role in mitigating climate change, IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano said in Paris today.

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Nuclear Energy Management School
27 May 2015 News Story

Knowledge is Power

Transferring knowledge on managerial issues to the next generation of nuclear power executives is the goal of an ongoing course hosted by the United Arab Emirates and the IAEA.

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Cooling Towers
26 May 2015 News Story

IAEA Publishes 2014 Statistics on World Nuclear Power Reactors

An annual IAEA publication on the world's nuclear power reactors shows that, as of the end of 2014, 70 reactors were under construction and 96 more were reported to the IAEA as planned.

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Air sampling in Palangka Raya, Borneo, Indonesia
26 May 2015 News Story

IAEA Impact: Indonesia Works Towards Cleaner Air

Indonesians can look forward to breathing cleaner air following upcoming changes in regulations introduced as a result of a study conducted using nuclear analytical techniques.

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Closing Session
22 May 2015 News Story

Review Meeting of Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management Wraps Up

Staffing, implementing holistic management strategies and increasing public engagement were among the overarching issues at the Fifth Review Meeting of the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management, which concluded at the IAEA's headquarters in Vienna today.

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22 May 2015 Press Release

IAEA Expert Mission Reviews Hungary's Regulatory Framework for Nuclear Safety

An IAEA team of nuclear and radiation safety experts concluded a 12-day mission to review the regulatory framework for nuclear safety in Hungary.

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22 May 2015 Press Release

IAEA Reviews Nuclear Safety Progress at ČEZ in Czech Republic

An IAEA team of nuclear safety experts completed an assessment of how ČEZ a.s., the Czech Republic's largest electricity company and the operator of the country's two nuclear power plants, has followed up on safety recommendations issued during an earlier review.

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Construction work at the turbine building of Units 3 – 4 of the Mochovce Nuclear Power Plant, Slovakia
21 May 2015 News Story

IAEA Helps Nuclear Newcomers with Workforce Planning Tool

In developing the necessary workforce for new nuclear power programmes, the IAEA is making increased use of a US-developed modelling tool to help newcomer countries understand their human resources requirements.

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