UAE nuclear regulator FANR has certified the first group of 15 reactor operators at Nawah Energy, the JV of state nuclear firm Enec and contractor Kepco E&C founded to operate four 1.4GW nuclear reactors under construction at Barakah in Abu Dhabi. Certification is a significant step towards FANR awarding Nawah a license to start-up the delayed Barakah-1 unit. This was scheduled for start-up in 2017 and is mechanically complete but awaiting the insertion of fuel rods for trial operations....