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Published on 07/10/2022 at 15:34

Aube Repository: periodic safety review report

ASN analysed the periodic safety review concluding report (RCR) for basic nuclear installation (BNI) 149 called the Aube Repository (CSA), operated by the French National Radioactive Waste Management Agency (Andra) on the Soulaines‑Dhuys site (Aube département)

Published on 06/07/2022 at 09:39

Development of small modular reactors

On 10 June 2022, the French (ASN), Finnish (STUK) and Czech (SUJB) regulators, along with their respective technical support organisations, began the preliminary examination of the main safety options of the NUWARD™ small modular reactor project sponsored by EDF.

Published on 17/05/2022 at 14:08

ASN took part in the INRA plenary meeting

On 3 and 4 May 2022, the INRA association, which brings together the heads of nine nuclear safety regulators, organised its 49th plenary meeting in Sendai, Japan.

Published on 24/03/2022 at 13:28

WENRA position on the safety situation of Zaporizhzhya NPP

On the 23rd March 2022, WENRA issued a position on the safety situation of Zaporizhzhya NPP with regard to the partial loss of external power supply. This position is based on the work conducted by experts from WENRA, TSOs from Czech Republic (NRPI) and France (IRSN), and the The European Commission.