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    1. August 20, 2014

      Westinghouse urges EU to break dependency on Russian nuclear fuel

      Westinghouse, the Japanese-US atomic group, is pressing the EU to introduce competition rules that will break eastern...

    2. May 25, 2014

      China clamps down on US consulting groups

      China has ordered state-owned enterprises to cut ties with US consulting companies such as McKinsey and Boston Consulting...

    1. May 20, 2014

      Spying: SOE, Mr Bond . . . 

      Unit 61398 of the People’s Liberation Army. That lugubrious name sounds the part, either for a Bond film, or for the...

    2. May 19, 2014

      US to charge Chinese military officers with cyber spying

      The US has filed criminal charges against five Chinese military officers, alleging they hacked into the computer systems of...

    3. beyondbrics

      April 14, 2014

      New York morning espresso

      ** FT News ** * Pro-Russia separatists defy Ukraine deadline | Pro-Russia separatists occupying government buildings in...

    4. April 11, 2014

      Westinghouse extends nuclear fuel deal with Ukraine

      Westinghouse Electric Company has extended a contract with Energoatom, Ukraine’s nuclear power operator, to supply fuel to...

    5. December 23, 2013

      Iberdrola sells stake in UK nuclear venture to Toshiba

      Spanish utility Iberdrola said it is selling its 50 per cent stake in the British nuclear venture NuGen to Toshiba of Japan,...

    6. December 15, 2013

      Westinghouse to buy 50 per cent stake in NuGen

      Westinghouse, the Japanese-owned engineering group, will announce within days that it is buying a big stake in one of the...

    7. beyondbrics

      November 18, 2013

      CEZ Temelin project: will it ever happen?

      By Nicholas Watson of bne A new Czech government is in the final stages of being formed, but its make-up will probably mean...

    8. beyondbrics

      October 31, 2013

      London headlines

      * Batista seeks OGX bankruptcy protection * Mexico tax reforms hit obstacles * China set to supply US nuclear plant parts *...

    9. October 30, 2013

      China set to supply components to US nuclear power plants

      China is likely to supply components to US nuclear power plants under construction as part of a bilateral co-operation...

    10. October 2, 2013

      Urenco chooses Rothschilds as sale advisers

      The board of Urenco have selected Rothschilds, the investment bank, as advisers on a sale that could value the uranium...

    11. September 19, 2013

      Westinghouse close to deal with consortium that owns Sellafield

      Westinghouse, the Japanese-owned manufacturer, is close to buying a large stake in the NuGen consortium that owns the right...

    12. Nick Butler

      August 14, 2013

      Why Tepco might undermine nuclear energy

      You have to feel very sorry for the vast majority of the companies who make up the world’s nuclear power industry....

    13. beyondbrics

      July 29, 2013

      Areva loses latest Temelin appeal

      By Nicholas Watson of bne Areva, the French nuclear company, has lost its latest appeal against its controversial ejection...

    14. beyondbrics

      July 23, 2013

      CEZ to delay nuclear contract in Czech political crisis

      By Tim Gosling of bne CEZ, the Czech state-controlled utility, is to delay expansion of its Temelin nuclear power plant by a...

    15. July 12, 2013

      UK turns to Chinese nuclear investors to keep the lights on

      Britain has turned to China to revive its hopes of building more nuclear power plants to help meet its energy needs, handing...

    16. July 12, 2013

      UK’s nuclear sector to be boosted by NuGen stake sale

      Bids for a stake in NuGen, the nuclear joint venture between Spanish utility Iberdrola and France’s GDF Suez, are expected...

    17. June 5, 2013

      Google is the General Electric of the 21st century

      Everywhere one looks, Google is doing remarkable things. It could soon overtake Apple in downloads of applications; it is...

    18. beyondbrics

      May 28, 2013

      Nuclear friction within the Czech government

      By Nicholas Watson of bne The Czech prime minister assured his Russian counterpart on May 27 that the process for choosing...

    19. February 14, 2013

      Nuclear energy: Flexible fission

      At the Baltic Shipyard in St Petersburg squats the hull of the Akademik Lomonosov. It is no ordinary ship. Once it is...

    20. FT Tech Hub

      January 7, 2013

      CESsentials 2013 - Roku adds content, TV partners

      We pick our highlights of the product unveilings, bringing you the essential news from the 2013 International CES in Las...

    21. January 3, 2013

      Tainted reaction masks nuclear procurement

      Germany might have turned against nuclear power following Japan’s Fukushima disaster, but not so most of the former...

    22. December 28, 2012

      US budget impasse curbs Asia markets

      Friday 03:20 GMT. Asian markets were higher as Japanese shares extended gains to hit a high for 2012 on the back of a weaker...

    23. December 27, 2012

      Toshiba eyes sale of atomic power stake

      Toshiba, the Japanese conglomerate, is seeking to offload a big stake in its Westinghouse atomic power unit amid global...

    24. November 25, 2012

      UK faces stark choices with energy bill

      If you are looking for evidence that Britain is on the brink of an energy revolution, look across the North Sea to Denmark....

    25. November 25, 2012

      UK fights to build a nuclear legacy

      An old South Yorkshire colliery in Rotherham, which became a battleground in the UK miners’ strike of the 1980s, makes an...

    26. beyondbrics

      November 20, 2012

      Czech nuclear tender dispute: Areva wins some breathing space

      By Nicholas Watson of bne The Czech authorities have temporarily blocked the state power company CEZ from signing a contract...

    27. beyondbrics

      October 30, 2012

      Areva and CEZ battle it out

      By Tim Gosling and Nicholas Watson of bne Areva, the French nuclear group, is to launch a fresh appeal against its exclusion...

    28. October 29, 2012

      Hitachi deal fires up UK nuclear

      Hitachi declared a “100-year commitment” to the UK as it announced a £700m deal to build new nuclear plants, removing much...

    29. October 25, 2012

      Hitachi ‘frontrunner’ to win Horizon

      Japanese engineer Hitachi is the “firm frontrunner” to acquire Horizon, the joint venture planning to build nuclear reactors...

    30. October 24, 2012

      China to restart nuclear programme

      China has restarted its nuclear programme after a year-and-a-half hiatus, but said it would build “only a few” new nuclear...

    31. October 23, 2012

      EDF issues nuclear power challenge

      EDF, the French energy group, has thrown down the gauntlet to the government by warning that it may not proceed with plans...

    32. October 17, 2012

      Japan M&A – past performance

      Have funds, will travel. Japanese groups are looking overseas for deals like never before. SoftBank’s bid for Sprint is only...

    33. October 5, 2012

      How lights dimmed on UK’s nuclear vision

      In 2009, Ed Miliband, the then energy secretary, unveiled plans for the most ambitious expansion of nuclear power in Europe....

    34. beyondbrics

      October 5, 2012

      Areva excluded from CEZ nuclear bid, leaving US and Russian rivals

      By Nicholas Watson of bne In a shock announcement, Czech power company CEZ on Friday excluded France’s Areva from its...

    35. Nick Butler

      October 3, 2012

      UK nuclear - the next question

      The news that Areva and the Chinese company Guangdong Nuclear Power Group have pulled out of the bidding for the Horizon...

    36. FT Alphaville

      October 3, 2012

      The 6am Cut London

      Asian stock markets rose despite news of weaker Chinese services growth, stoking speculation the nation will step up...

    37. October 2, 2012

      Nuclear programme sparks more uncertainty

      When German utilities RWE and EON announced in March they were scrapping plans to build nuclear reactors in the UK, the...

    38. October 2, 2012

      Blow for Britain’s nuclear revival

      A Franco-Chinese consortium has walked away from the race to build Britain’s new generation of reactors in a setback to the...

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