2020 RSS - Latest News news/latest-news/ UAE achieves 1400MW of Clean Electricity as Barakah Unit 1 reaches 100% Power /news/latest-news/uae-achieves-1400mw-of-clean-electricity-as-barakah-unit-1-reaches-full-power/ /news/latest-news/uae-achieves-1400mw-of-clean-electricity-as-barakah-unit-1-reaches-full-power/ - Testing of Barakah Unit 1 safely delivers 100% power to the UAE Grid, a new milestone in safe, clean and abundant clean energy to power the growth of the Nation - Unit 1 now single largest power generator in the UAE as it steps closer to commercial operations, due to begin early 2021. Mon, 07 Dec 2020 00:00:00 +0000 ENEC Recognizes Stakeholder Commitment During Virtual Forum /news/latest-news/enec-recognizes-stakeholder-commitment-during-virtual-forum/ /news/latest-news/enec-recognizes-stakeholder-commitment-during-virtual-forum/ - Attendees updated on the ongoing progress at Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant - Case studies demonstrated strong collaboration between entities to ensure highest international safety and quality are met amidst COVID-19 challenges. Wed, 25 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0000 ENEC and Operating Subsidiary Nawah Host Virtual Supplier Forum /news/latest-news/enec-and-operating-subsidiary-nawah-host-virtual-supplier-forum/ /news/latest-news/enec-and-operating-subsidiary-nawah-host-virtual-supplier-forum/ - The Forum Highlighted Opportunities in the UAE’s Nuclear Energy Sector Sat, 21 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0000 ENEC and the United States Department of Energy Discuss Cybersecurity Cooperation Opportunities in Energy Sector /news/latest-news/enec-and-us-doe-discuss-cybersecurity-cooperation-opportunities-in-energy-sector/ /news/latest-news/enec-and-us-doe-discuss-cybersecurity-cooperation-opportunities-in-energy-sector/ Wed, 11 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0000 ENEC Appoints Mats Ladeborn as new Enterprise Chief of Nuclear Operations /news/latest-news/enec-appoints-mats-ladeborn-as-new-enterprise-chief-of-nuclear-operations/ /news/latest-news/enec-appoints-mats-ladeborn-as-new-enterprise-chief-of-nuclear-operations/ - Mr. Ladeborn brings more than 37 years of international nuclear industry experience to the UAE’s Barakah project Wed, 11 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0000 ADNOC Distribution Joins Key UAE Suppliers Qualified to Provide Nuclear Quality Products for Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant /news/latest-news/adnoc-distribution-joins-uae-suppliers-qualified-to-provide-nuclear-quality-products-for-barakah/ /news/latest-news/adnoc-distribution-joins-uae-suppliers-qualified-to-provide-nuclear-quality-products-for-barakah/ - ADNOC Distribution becomes the first petroleum products company in the UAE to be qualified on the Nawah Nuclear Approved Supplier List (NASL) - ADNOC will supply a range of products including lubricating oil, engine coolant and anti-rust, grease, and fuels - 73 companies now qualified on Nawah’s NASL list, with their products demonstrating the highest safety related category. - Nawah Quality Assurance, working in coordination with ENEC’s Business and Industrial Development Team is supporting growth of local nuclear supply chain Wed, 23 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0100 Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant Unit 1 Successfully Connects to UAE’s Transmission Grid /news/latest-news/barakah-nuclear-energy-plant-unit-1-successfully-connects-to-uae-transmission-grid/ /news/latest-news/barakah-nuclear-energy-plant-unit-1-successfully-connects-to-uae-transmission-grid/ - First megawatts of clean electricity from peaceful nuclear energy now delivered to the UAE’s transmission network - Connection safely and successfully completed through collaboration with Abu Dhabi Transmission and Despatch Company (TRANSCO)   Wed, 19 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0100 Safe Start-up of Unit 1 of Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant Successfully Achieved /news/latest-news/safe-start-up-of-unit-1-of-barakah-nuclear-energy-plant-successfully-achieved/ /news/latest-news/safe-start-up-of-unit-1-of-barakah-nuclear-energy-plant-successfully-achieved/ - Start-up is major step in process for upcoming generation of emissions-free electricity - Process undertaken in line with regulatory requirements and highest international standards for nuclear quality and safety Sat, 01 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0100 ENEC Completes Construction of Unit 2 of the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant /news/latest-news/enec-completes-construction-of-unit-2-of-the-barakah-nuclear-energy-plant/ /news/latest-news/enec-completes-construction-of-unit-2-of-the-barakah-nuclear-energy-plant/ - ENEC hands over the systems of Unit 2 to Nawah Energy Company for commissioning, marking the end of construction activities for the second of four units at Barakah - Nawah team now commences operational readiness activities. Regulatory approval from FANR required, and international assessments to take place prior to Unit 2 Fuel Load - Unit 2 successfully completed advanced testing, demonstrates its exemplary structural safety performance and that its systems and components meets the highest standards of safety and quality. Tue, 14 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0100 ENEC CEO Inspires Next Generation of University Students During Webinar /news/latest-news/enec-ceo-inspires-next-generation-of-university-students-during-webinar/ /news/latest-news/enec-ceo-inspires-next-generation-of-university-students-during-webinar/ - H.E. Mohamed Al Hammadi addressed students from AD University, Khalifa University, Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi, and NYU Abu Dhabi during inspirational online seminar - H.E. Al Hammadi: “We have a responsibility to support the ambitions of those around us. It is a privilege to now be able to pass on my knowledge and experience.” Tue, 07 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0100 Mohamed bin Zayed Visits Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, Commends Remarkable Progress /news/latest-news/mohamed-bin-zayed-visits-barakah-nuclear-energy-plant/ /news/latest-news/mohamed-bin-zayed-visits-barakah-nuclear-energy-plant/ Sun, 14 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0100 ENEC Completes Significant Test for Unit 4 at Barakah /news/latest-news/enec-completes-significant-test-for-unit-4-at-barakah/ /news/latest-news/enec-completes-significant-test-for-unit-4-at-barakah/ Tue, 19 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 ENEC CEO Addresses Global Energy Community During Atlantic Council Fireside Chat /news/latest-news/enec-ceo-addresses-global-energy-community-during-atlantic-council-fireside-chat/ /news/latest-news/enec-ceo-addresses-global-energy-community-during-atlantic-council-fireside-chat/ Fri, 08 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 UAE Becomes First Peaceful Nuclear Operating Nation in Arab World /news/latest-news/uae-becomes-first-peaceful-nuclear-operating-nation-in-arab-world/ /news/latest-news/uae-becomes-first-peaceful-nuclear-operating-nation-in-arab-world/ Tue, 03 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0000 World Association of Nuclear Operators Confirms Barakah Unit 1 Readiness for Start Up /news/latest-news/world-association-of-nuclear-operators-confirms-barakah-unit-1-readiness-for-start-up/ /news/latest-news/world-association-of-nuclear-operators-confirms-barakah-unit-1-readiness-for-start-up/ Tue, 28 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0000 ENEC achieves 75 million safe work hours without a Lost Time Injury at Barakah Nuclear Plant /news/latest-news/enec-achieves-75-million-safe-work-hours-without-a-lost-time-injury-at-barakah-nuclear-plant/ /news/latest-news/enec-achieves-75-million-safe-work-hours-without-a-lost-time-injury-at-barakah-nuclear-plant/ Wed, 22 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0000 Clean, Baseload electricity from Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant will complement renewables /news/latest-news/clean-baseload-electricity-from-barakah-nuclear-energy-plant-will-complement-renewables/ /news/latest-news/clean-baseload-electricity-from-barakah-nuclear-energy-plant-will-complement-renewables/ ENEC highlights the benefits that nuclear energy will bring at World Future Energy Summit 2020 Nuclear energy produces emissions-free electricity 24/7 Wed, 22 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0000 UAE Delegation Meets with Senior U.S. Government Officials in Washington, DC to Commemorate Ten-Year Anniversary of Peaceful Civilian Nuclear Energy Cooperation /news/latest-news/uae-delegation-meets-with-senior-u-s-government-officials-in-washington-dc-to-commemorate-ten-year-anniversary/ /news/latest-news/uae-delegation-meets-with-senior-u-s-government-officials-in-washington-dc-to-commemorate-ten-year-anniversary/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0000