China's first domestically made nuclear reactor goes online

Asia Pacific Nov 28, 2020

China's first domestically made nuclear reactor goes online

China has powered up its first domestically developed nuclear reactor — the Hualong One — a significant step in Beijing's attempts to become less dependent on Western nations for energy security and critical technology. The reactor, which was connected to the national grid on Friday, ...

Iran is far from hitting cap on enriched uranium, diplomats say

World Jun 15, 2019

Iran is far from hitting cap on enriched uranium, diplomats say

Iran has multiplied the speed at which it enriches uranium but it is still far from the maximum rate possible under its nuclear deal with major powers, meaning it would be months before production ceilings are hit, diplomats who follow it say. Against a backdrop ...