2016-04-06 | As part of a wider e-learning project to support nuclear newcomer countries, the IAEA has released the next module in its interactive e-learning series. "Building a national position" provides guidance to countries seeking to establish a national position on the introduction or reestablishment of a nuclear power programme.
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2016-03-30 | Countries developing a new nuclear power programme are benefitting from coordinated IAEA assistance, documented in a country's Integrated Work Plan (IWP). During the past few months, representatives from five newcomer countries, Belarus, Jordan, Nigeria, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), met with IAEA experts in Vienna to review and update their IWPs. Read More »
2016-03-29 | Assessing nuclear energy transition scenarios requires appropriate modelling tools. This new publication describes the IAEA Model for Energy Supply System Alternatives and their General Environmental Impacts (MESSAGE). The tool simulates the development of a complete energy system and provides a platform for modelling and analysing entire nuclear energy systems Read More »
2016-03-24 | Users and vendors of nuclear facilities and seawater desalination technologies recently met at the IAEA to discuss some pressing issues of coupling seawater desalination technologies to nuclear power plants. Read More »