French utility EDF reduced power generation from its 900 megawatts (MW) Bugey 3 nuclear reactor on Tuesday after saying earlier that output at another nuclear power plant could be affected by weather conditions. The utility, which operates France’s 58 nuclear reactors said earlier that generation from its Chooz nuclear power plant in the northeast of the country could be restricted from Saturday Sept. 22 due to low water levels forecast for the Meuse river.
Reuters 18th Sept 2018 read more »
Narbonne: fire starts in a storage building on the Orano-Malvési site. The incident occurred this Wednesday, September 19 at 11:20 am Three people were slightly injured. When the materials stored in drums stored on the Malvési site of Orano enter the treatment process, the protocol wants a new control of the content of said drums is performed. It was during this operation that a fire started on Wednesday September 19 around 11:20 am, in a closed storage building of the Narbonne factory.
L’independent 19th Sept 2018 read more »