Nuclear Power

Exploring the Use of Nuclear Energy in Armenia: Benefits and Challenges


Nuclear energy has been a topic of debate for many years, with some believing it to be a safe and clean source of power, while others argue that it is dangerous and harmful to the environment. In Armenia, nuclear energy has played a significant role in the country's energy mix for decades, with the Metsamor Nuclear Power Plant being the only nuclear power plant in the South Caucasus region. Despite its importance, the plant has faced challenges, including safety concerns and calls for closure…

Estonia Considers Nuclear Energy to Reduce Dependence on Fossil Fuels


Estonia, a small Baltic country in Northern Europe, is considering the possibility of using nuclear energy as a way to reduce its dependence on fossil fuels and increase its energy security. This move could have a significant impact on the country's economy, as well as its energy and environmental policies. Estonia's Fermi Energia has selected GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy's (GEH's) BWRX-300 small modular reactor (SMR) for potential deployment in the Baltic country by the early 2030s. Two other…