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nuclear power

n.
1. Power, especially electricity, the source of which is nuclear fission.
2. A nation or group possessing nuclear weapons.

nuclear power

n
(General Physics) power, esp electrical or motive, produced by a nuclear reactor. Also called: atomic power

nuclear power

Not to be used without appropriate modifier. See also civil nuclear power; major nuclear power; military nuclear power; nuclear nation; nuclear weapons state.
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Noun1.nuclear power - nuclear energy regarded as a source of electricity for the power grid (for civilian use)nuclear power - nuclear energy regarded as a source of electricity for the power grid (for civilian use)
atomic energy, nuclear energy - the energy released by a nuclear reaction
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Reddemann has been chosen to lead the Nawah team in finishing preparations to operate and maintain the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant in Abu Dhabi.
Nawah Energy Company, the joint-venture charged with operating the Barakah nuclear energy plant in the UAE, announced today the appointment of Mark Reddemann as the company's new chief executive officer (CEO).
When the four reactors are completed, the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant will save up to 21 million tonnes of carbon emissions each year.
The development of peaceful nuclear energy is supporting the diversification of the UAE's economy and energy mix, while also helping our nation meet its commitments under the Paris Climate Change Agreement," said Al Hammadi, adding, "The four Units that comprise the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant will form an integral part of the UAE's plan to cut the carbon footprint of electricity generation by 70 percent over the next 30 years.
The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has achieved a major milestone by successfully connecting units 3 and 4 of the Barakah nuclear energy Plant to the UAE electricity transmission grid.
Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has announced that it has achieved a number of significant construction milestones at the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, including the energisation of the switchyards for Units 3 and 4, along with Unit 2's Main Power Transformer (MTR), excitation transformer and unit auxiliary power transformers (UAT).
The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec) has successfully connected Units 3 and 4 of the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant to the UAE electricity transmission grid.
This came by Mahmoud Bu Shehri, Undersecretary of Ministry of Electricity and Water, during a visit to the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant as part of a team from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec) has made significant progress on the construction of the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant in Abu Dhabi, UAE, with the installation of the steam generators for Unit 4, the final unit at the plant.
The nuclear energy plant responded as expected, safely and without incident.
A Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for the purchase of electricity generated at the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant was signed in Abu Dhabi.
Mark Cojuangco said a nuclear energy plant consumes less fuel.

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