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FORATOM welcomes new President, Dr Teodor Chirica

FORATOM is pleased to announce that Dr Teodor Chirica has been appointed by the association’s General Assembly as FORATOM President for a two-year period starting on 1 January 2018. Furthermore, Mr Esa Hyvärinen, Senior Vice President of Corporate Relations at Fortum,...

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Teodor Chirica Announced As New President of Foratom

Teodor Chirica has been appointed president of Brussels-based nuclear industry group Foratom for two years from 1 January 2018, Foratom said in a statement today. Mr Chirica has been Foratom vice-president since 2017 and replaces Bertrand de L’Epinois, senior...

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RT @YDesbazeille: Congratulations to the EP ! Now we need to figure out how we can get there...and that's where nuclear power will fully pl…
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#EDF sees its #Hinkley Point C #nuclear power plant online by the end of 2025. It is expected to provide 7% of Bri… https://t.co/VVD4e5eqNy
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#Nuclear produces more #jobs than all other energy sources combined (direct jobs related to operations), according… https://t.co/xjroZXImtn
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RT @ajjohnson100: Interesting article from @WSJ which highlights #job losses caused by shifting from #nuclear to gas + renewables "Nuclear…
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RT @ForumNucleaire: Chaque année, 30 millions de personnes à travers le monde bénéficient d’un diagnostic/traitement par la médecine #nuclé…
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RT @YDesbazeille: The only "small" issue is that RES market value is quickly decreasing along with its own expansion. An inconvenient truth…
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#DoYouKnow that 69% of low-carbon electricity in #Bulgaria comes from #nuclear. Bulgaria's two nuclear reactors pro… https://t.co/tmW3dc6ciR
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RT @WECnuclear_EU: Next week, expect important debate and votes on #CleanEnergyEU package at the #EPlenary. Don’t forget that #nuclear is t…
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RT @WECnuclear_EU: When assessing the future of energy in Europe, keep in mind that #renewables and #nuclear are allies, producing together…
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"Having a diverse energy mix is key to a society surviving changes in demographics, government, geologic processes,… https://t.co/KLuttPYQzU
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RT @ForumNucleaire: Etats-Unis : nouvel appel à projet pour les technologies nucléaires innovantes https://t.co/Iq7Zg5LXGH @SFENorg
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RT @ForoNuclear: Discover a selection of pictures showing the main activities in the EPR Flamanville 3 construction site @EDFFlamanville ht…
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RT @ForumNucleaire: Energie décarbonée, l'énergie #nucléaire permet à la Belgique 1) d’assurer sa sécurité d’approvisionnement, 2) de maint…
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RT @Nuclear4Climate: And urgent to acknowledge we need all low carbon solutions available NOW #renewables AND #nuclear #ParisAgreement http…
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Worth reading: "#Nuclear’s energy density is millions of times greater than wind and solar, with less than 1% of th… https://t.co/lIYMmbAdKB
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RT @edfehinkleyc: There is a hive of activity taking place as progress continues to be made on the nuclear island https://t.co/s0fcQEvYiu
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We're looking for a Junior Legal & Policy Advisor to join our team in Brussels. The deadline for applications is 1… https://t.co/UIIJvIhTrY
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RT @FORATOM_nuclear: #Spain’s seven commercial nuclear reactors produced 55.6 TWh of electricity in 2017, making #nuclear the energy source…
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RT @SFENorg: .@EDFofficiel a achevé la phase des essais à froid de l’EPR de Flamanville https://t.co/1RD0LoMtr5 cc @EDFEPR https://t.co/g2H
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Press release

FORATOM welcomes new President, Dr Teodor Chirica

FORATOM is pleased to announce that Dr Teodor Chirica has been appointed by the association’s General Assembly as FORATOM President for a two-year period starting on 1 January 2018. Furthermore, Mr Esa Hyvärinen, Senior Vice President of Corporate Relations at Fortum,...

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Newsfeed

Teodor Chirica Announced As New President of Foratom

Teodor Chirica has been appointed president of Brussels-based nuclear industry group Foratom for two years from 1 January 2018, Foratom said in a statement today. Mr Chirica has been Foratom vice-president since 2017 and replaces Bertrand de L’Epinois, senior...

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Twitter

RT @YDesbazeille: Congratulations to the EP ! Now we need to figure out how we can get there...and that's where nuclear power will fully pl…
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What does nuclear contribute to Europe's economy?

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What people say

Rick Perry

“Targeted early-stage investment in advanced nuclear technology will support a strong domestic industry now and into the future, this funding opportunity is an important step to ensure our nation continues to benefit from this clean, resilient source of electricity”

Rick Perry, US Secretary of Energy (source: publicnow.com, 7 December 2017)

Emmanuel Macron

 

“Nuclear energy is the most carbon-free way to produce electricity with renewables”

Emmanuel Macron, President of France (source: Reuters.com, 17 December 2017)

Nathan Deal

  

“Investing in clean, sustainable energy infrastructure is a worthwhile endeavor that will have a positive economic impact as well”

Nathan Deal, Georgia Governor (source: CBN News, 21 December 2017)

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