It’s not over, yet, for Obama era rules, regulations and other consequential decisions — which in recent days have included protecting much of the Arctic and Atlantic from offshore drilling and designating new national monuments.
Cutting energy consumption 15 percent by 2020 for every 10,000 yuan ($1,458) output in gross domestic product, compared to 2015 levels, is the goal of a work plan released on Thursday by the State Council, China's cabinet.
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is attempting to contact the team of US president-elect Donald Trump, Javad Karimi Ghoddousi, member of Iranian parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, said.
Thinking of New Year’s resolutions, everyone sets goals to become better, faster, larger and one-year wiser. The ATOM Project’s Honorary Ambassador Karipbek Kuyukov is no exception. In a recent interview with The Astana Times, the renowned painter, activist and strong-willed man, whose character has been moulded by terrible life consequences, shared his thoughts about the upcoming year.
Iran is asking the International Atomic Energy Agency for advice and assistance in developing a fleet of nuclear-powered ships, according to reports Sunday on Iranian government websites.
Pakistan has witnessed worst energy shortage of its history and realization of Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline, which is to send Turkmen gas to Pakistan, will help solve this problem, says Malik Ayub Sumbal, Pakistani policy analyst and editor-in-chief of Eurasia Media Network.
Kazakhstan’s National Atomic Company Kazatomprom, Ulba Metallurgical Plant and China’s CGNPC Uranium Resources Co. Ltd. signed an agreement on the principles of implementation of a fuel project, Ulba Metallurgical Plant said.
A year ago, almost all experts, in principle, describes the state of the global energy market by "uncertainty" and "turbulence", by the end of this year, analysts describe the situation now as "the formation of a new reality."
Yukiya Amano, the head of the global nuclear watchdog the IAEA, has expressed interest in visiting Iran this month, Iranian nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi, said.
November 2016, the Majilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan approved the creation of an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Low-Enriched Uranium Bank on its territory.