Concerns have been raised about the wisdom of asking Chinese companies with links to their country’s armed forces to help build potentially three nuclear plants in England
A deal that will give the final go-ahead for Hinkley Point C in Somerset is due to be signed by ministers next month
This project could be the "sprat that catches the mackerel"
But US says discussions are not over yet
Mexican police have found a container that held radioactive material and which was stolen by thieves as it was being transported near Mexico City, the country's national nuclear safety commission CNSNS has said.
Optimism about potential breakthrough in decade-long dispute raised
It has been dubbed a catastrophe in the making and even the potential trigger for mankind’s most dangerous moment since the Cuban Missile Crisis. But it was hard to reconcile those fears with the banal sight of a murky pool of water at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.
Researchers in the US have reached a milestone in the journey to create a source of unlimited energy
Controversial plans for toxic dumping back on table eight months after being rejected
Plutonium enrichment plant closed in 2007 as part of aid deal
Letter to international atomic watchdog warns of fallout if missiles hit Damascus reactor, amid fears nuclear materials could fall into the hands of terrorists
Decision seen as another sign that engineers are losing control over the leaks
Opposition to building a new generation of nuclear power stations has been one of the Liberal Democrats’ most distinctive policy positions
Masao Yoshida, who led the life-risking battle at Japan's crippled nuclear power plant when it was spiralling into meltdown following the 2011 tsunami, died yesterday of cancer of the oesophagus at the age of 58. Officials at the Tokyo Electric Power Company said his illness was unrelated to radioactive exposure.
Yoshida was widely praised for staying in post and limiting the impact of the nuclear disaster
Interim president to be new PM but Muslim opposition puts appointment in doubt