RSS - Latest News news/latest-news/ Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant Unit 2 Successfully Connects to UAE’s Transmission Grid /news/latest-news/barakah-nuclear-energy-plant-unit-2-successfully-connects-to-uae-s-transmission-grid/ /news/latest-news/barakah-nuclear-energy-plant-unit-2-successfully-connects-to-uae-s-transmission-grid/ - Thousands more megawatts of clean electricity capacity connected to the UAE’s transmission network - Connection safely and successfully completed through collaboration with Abu Dhabi Transmission and Despatch Company (TRANSCO) - The Barakah plant is the first multi-unit operating nuclear plant in the UAE and Arab World Fri, 27 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0100 Unit 2 of Barakah Plant successfully starts up /news/latest-news/unit-2-of-barakah-plant-successfully-starts-up/ /news/latest-news/unit-2-of-barakah-plant-successfully-starts-up/ - Unit 2 starts up 13 months after Unit 1, demonstrating safe and steady progress at Barakah - Unit 2 start-up makes Barakah Nuclear energy Plant the first multi-unit plant in the region providing emissions-free electricity - FANR and WANO have confirmed Nawah’s operational maturity to run multiple Units at Barakah Plant Fri, 27 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0100 ENEC and EDF to sign Memorandum of Understanding on Research and Development /news/latest-news/enec-and-edf-to-sign-memorandum-of-understanding-on-research-and-development/ /news/latest-news/enec-and-edf-to-sign-memorandum-of-understanding-on-research-and-development/ - Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and France’s EDF sign Letter of Intent ahead of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at UAE-France nuclear cooperation event E-FUSION Wed, 30 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0100 ENEC Achieves Latest Nuclear New Build Benchmark with 100 Million Safe Work Hours at the Barakah Plant /news/latest-news/enec-achieves-100-million-safe-work-hours-at-the-barakah-plant/ /news/latest-news/enec-achieves-100-million-safe-work-hours-at-the-barakah-plant/ - ENEC and its Joint Venture partner KEPCO surpass more than 100 million man-hours without a Lost Time Injury (LTI) at the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant - Achievement marks ENEC’s continued unwavering commitment to maintain a world-class industrial safety culture, policies and procedures for the construction and development of the Barakah plant - Thousands of construction workers have committed to safe working practices and have received regular training to achieve this project milestone Tue, 15 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0100 International Atomic Energy Agency Newcomers webinar showcases success of the UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program /news/latest-news/iaea-newcomers-webinar-showcases-success-of-the-uae-peaceful-nuclear-energy-program/ /news/latest-news/iaea-newcomers-webinar-showcases-success-of-the-uae-peaceful-nuclear-energy-program/ - The UAE took part in the IAEA webinar on newcomers’ success stories, which focused on the keys to delivery of the UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program - The UAE Program demonstrates the success and viability of new era nuclear programs to be delivered and their proven capability for tackling climate change Sun, 02 May 2021 00:00:00 +0100 ENEC and Ajou University sign MoU to drive innovation, research and development /news/latest-news/enec-and-ajou-university-sign-mou-to-drive-innovation-research-and-development/ /news/latest-news/enec-and-ajou-university-sign-mou-to-drive-innovation-research-and-development/ Sun, 18 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0100 Unit 1 of Barakah Plant Started Commercial Operations /news/latest-news/unit-1-of-barakah-plant-started-commercial-operations/ /news/latest-news/unit-1-of-barakah-plant-started-commercial-operations/ - Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed: A significant milestone in our vision for sustainable, knowledge-based economic prosperity - As the UAE celebrates the Year of the 50th, Unit 1 of the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant starts commercial operations - New era of clean electricity will power the continued development and growth of the UAE and region for decades to come - Barakah Plant project directly addresses the leading cause of climate change; one of the world’s most pressing challenges Tue, 06 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0100