In September 2020, NUGENIA Technical Area 2 (part of SNETP) published the paper "Achievements in Severe Accidents Research (2015-2020)" in the Spanish journal Nuclear España presenting the major achievements on severe accidents accomplished by this area in the last five years. The article also presents some of the dissemination activities, such as the Severe Accident
In October 2020, NC2I, one of the three pillars of SNETP, published its Roadmap for the Deployment of Industrial Nuclear Cogeneration in Europe. The paper highlights the fact that nuclear heat is a unique solution for curbing industrial greenhouse emissions and can therefore contribute to reaching the Green Deal objectives.
The GEMINI Horizon 2020 project in collaboration with SNETP pillar, NC2I, will hold its final workshop virtually on 25 November 2020. The half-day online event will address the contribution of High Temperature Reactors (HTR) to deep decarbonisation. The workshop will be composed of the following three panels: Panel 1: The global picture: the role of
The European Research and Innovation Days, taking place in an online format from 22 to 24 September 2021, will hold the co-design session "Nuclear technologies for a healthier world?". This workshop will be held on 23 September from 10:30 to 11:30 and will focus on what nuclear and radiation technologies can offer in the field of
Female students can now apply for a scholarship from the IAEA Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship Programme (MSCFP) to study a Master's degree in nuclear energy, nuclear science and applications, nuclear safety and security or non-proliferation. The fellowship will award up to 100 scholarships to support qualified young women wishing to work in the nuclear field. The
The proceedings of the 2019 FISA and EURADWASTE conferences, held in Pitesti in Romania on 4-7 June 2019 and gathering 416 participants from 27 countries, are now available for download: Publication Office of the European Union FISA 2019 EURADWASTE ’19 The European Physical Journal - Nuclear Sciences and Technologies (EPJ N) dedicated topical issues Topical
The European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) has decided to open its non-nuclear facilities to researchers and scientists from EU Member States and countries involved in the Horizon 2020 Research Programme. Nuclear facilities will be open to EU Member States and countries associated to the Euratom Research Programme. The list of research infrastructures the JRC
We are pleased to announce that SNETP and its pillars have a new visual identity. SNETP has evolved considerably over the last years, becoming an international association (AISBL) in 2019. In this context we have decided to refresh our logos to give them a more modern look to underline the synergies between the association pillars.
The MEACTOS project, dedicated to improving the safety and reliability of Generation II and III nuclear power plants, has issued its first newsletter. Click HERE to access the April 2020 MEACTOS newsletter!
On 24 April 2020, the SNETP Secretariat sent a letter to Vice-presidents of the Commission Frans Timmermans and Valdis Dombrovskis, as well as to the EU Commissioner for Energy, Kadri Simson, calling for a just and timely assessment of nuclear energy in the EU Taxonomy of Sustainable Finance. The letter, signed by over a hundred