Archive: Civilian nuclear industry

  1. United Kingdom takes ownership of some Spanish and German plutonium
  2. Georges Besse II enrichment plant reached full capacity
  3. Sellafield's Evaporator D Project - A Lesson for La Hague?
  4. Reprocessing plant at Mayak to begin reprocessing of VVER-1000 fuel
  5. Department of Energy to sell depleted uranium to Global Laser Enrichment
  6. Russia may supply uranium enrichment technology to India
  7. 2015 civilian plutonium reports submitted to IAEA
  8. Japan releases 2015 report on plutonium management
  9. World Nuclear Industry Status Report 2016 released
  10. Brazil to export enriched uranium from Resende to Argentina
  11. United States to supply small amount of HEU to China
  12. Proliferation assessment of third generation laser uranium enrichment technology
  13. Use of plutonium in MOX in the European Union
  14. IAEA fuel bank in Kazakhstan is set to open in September 2017
  15. GE-Hitachi to leave Silex joint venture
  16. American Centrifuge Project shuts down
  17. IPFM Report "Plutonium Separation in Nuclear Power Programs" in Chinese
  18. Argentina inaugurates its Pilcaniyeu enrichment plant (again)
  19. Another delay for the Rokkasho reprocessing plant
  20. Sellafield's ageing THORP plant flunks major foreign fuel reprocessing target
  21. Chinese scholars express concern about Japan's fissile materials
  22. 2014 civilian plutonium (and HEU) reports submitted to IAEA
  23. Russia launches commercial MOX fuel fabrication facility
  24. U.S. Department of Energy shuts down American Centrifuge Plant at Piketon
  25. India announces plans for starting construction of fast reactor fuel reprocessing plant
  26. Kazakhstan and IAEA sign agreement to set up LEU fuel bank
  27. Plutonium disposition in the United Kingdom - Immobilization option re-opened?
  28. Areva continues negotiations to build reprocessing plant in China
  29. United States grants advance consents rights to Korea for overseas reprocessing
  30. Advisory group recommends building dry storage facility in South Korea
  31. IAEA approves the LEU bank in Kazakhstan
  32. Kazakhstan approves an agreement with IAEA to create an LEU reserve
  33. U.S. president submits 123 Agreement with China to Congress
  34. Russia considers postponing construction of the BN-1200 breeder reactor
  35. Alternatives to MOX: a new report by the International Panel on Fissile Materials
  36. Taiwan spent fuel reprocessing tender process suspended
  37. Taiwan tenders spent fuel reprocessing contract
  38. Argentina announced restart of the Pilcaniyeu enrichment plant
  39. Launch of the Rokkasho reprocessing plant is delayed again
  40. Ukraine begins construction of centralized spent fuel storage
  41. Japan submitted its 2013 plutonium report to IAEA
  42. Tokai-mura reprocessing plant head-end to be shut down
  43. Russia's 2013 civilian plutonium declaration
  44. Japan's 2013 plutonium report
  45. Germany's 2013 report on civilian plutonium and HEU
  46. UK civilian plutonium and uranium stocks in 2013
  47. China has not separated any plutonium in 2013
  48. French civilian plutonium and HEU in 2013
  49. India delays launch of PFBR breeder reactor until March 2015
  50. 1,000 tonnes of THORP contracts abandoned since 1994
  51. Euratom safeguards in 2013
  52. UK decision to take over foreign plutonium raises safeguards questions
  53. Dutch reactor operating with MOX fuel for the first time
  54. Russian BN-800 breeder has reached criticality
  55. MOX fuel in Japan: Summary of shipments, use, and storage
  56. An error in Japan's civilian plutonium declarations
  57. Russia reports its 2012 civilian plutonium stock
  58. Japanese-French fast breeder cooperation
  59. Switzerland declares its 2013 plutonium stock
  60. U.S. civilian plutonium holdings in December 2012
  61. New agreement signed to advance Areva reprocessing project in China
  62. Sweden wants to transfer ownership of 834 kg of separated plutonium to the United Kingdom
  63. GLE will apply for license to build laser enrichment facility in Paducah
  64. China calls on Japan to return weapons grade plutonium to the United States
  65. U.K. plutonium re-use policy slammed in House of Commons report
  66. Nuclear train accident in Britain latest of a recent series
  67. United Kingdom remains undecided on plutonium reuse options
  68. Rokkasho reprocessing plant expects to begin operations in October 2014
  69. Japanese breeder Monju control room computer hacked
  70. Russia to return nuclear-powered container ship to service
  71. Consortium established to build European fast reactor demonstrator
  72. Last HEU-LEU program shipment to leave Russia
  73. Areva to produce MOX fuel for the Netherlands
  74. Japan reports its 2012 plutonium stock to IAEA
  75. China's 2012 civilian plutonium declaration
  76. Russia to supply HEU fuel for French research reactor
  77. China is building an indigenous enrichment facility in Hanzhong
  78. Japan's 2012 plutonium management report
  79. France declares its 2012 stocks of civilian plutonium and HEU
  80. Roadmap for ending plutonium separation in Japan
  81. Germany's 2012 civilian plutonium and HEU declaration
  82. China's centrifuges produced first enriched uranium
  83. United Kingdom declares its 2012 civilian plutonium and HEU stocks
  84. Lessons learned from Sellafield MOX Plant
  85. Switzerland's 2012 plutonium holdings
  86. Enrichment plant in Paducah to close
  87. Japan's nuclear regulator to suspend Monju reactor
  88. Areva to build reprocessing plant in China
  89. Rokkasho reprocessing plant unlikely to start before 2014
  90. Civilian plutonium swap increased the amount of UK owned plutonium
  91. Areva launches commercial production at Georges Besse II North enrichment plant
  92. U.S. Department of Energy sets strategy for dealing with spent fuel
  93. Russia declares its 2011 civilian plutonium holdings
  94. Civilian plutonium in Belgium in 2011
  95. United States declares its 2011 non-military plutonium stock
  96. Russia launches HEU production line
  97. Germany declares its 2011 plutonium and HEU stocks
  98. Japan's 2011 civilian plutonium declaration
  99. No changes in China's civilian plutonium in 2011
  100. U.S. regulators issue license to GE-Hitachi for laser enrichment plant
  101. UK civilian plutonium and HEU stocks in 2011
  102. French civilian plutonium and HEU stocks in 2011
  103. Switzerland declares civilian plutonium holdings for 2011
  104. United Kingdom takes ownership of German plutonium in title swap
  105. United Kingdom to explore alternatives to use of MOX in light-water reactors
  106. U.K. Nuclear Decommissioning Authority publishes oxide fuel strategy
  107. Georges Besse enrichment plant ceases production
  108. Kazakhstan offers Ulba as a site for IAEA fuel bank
  109. United Kingdom to look at alternatives to MOX
  110. India's prototype fast breeder reactor (PFBR) to go critical early 2013
  111. Another malfunction at the Rokkasho reprocessing plant
  112. Blue Ribbon Commission released its final report
  113. Russia commissions dry storage facility in Zheleznogorsk
  114. Japan starts operating new centrifuges
  115. Japanese mislead about spent fuel reprocessing costs
  116. Belgian-Chinese MOX deal is put on hold
  117. United Kingdom plans to convert its civilian plutonium to MOX
  118. Some details of India's nuclear program
  119. Russia's civilian plutonium in 2010
  120. Mongolia ends discussions of spent fuel storage
  121. Japan's civilian plutonium holdings in 2010
  122. Belgium declares is 2010 plutonium holdings
  123. France declares its 2010 civilian plutonium and HEU stocks
  124. International Panel on Fissile Materials releases report on management of spent fuel from nuclear power reactors
  125. Switzerland's civilian plutonium in 2010
  126. U.S. non-military plutonium in 2010
  127. United States announces details of the American Assured Fuel Supply
  128. Closure of Sellafield MOX Plant Announced
  129. High-level waste shipments from Sellafield to Japan continue
  130. Draft report of the Blue Ribbon Commission
  131. New Nuclear Suppliers Group guidelines for the export of sensitive technologies
  132. China's experimental fast reactor connected to the grid
  133. Details of the plan to store spent fuel in Mongolia
  134. Japan considers shutting down Monju fast-breeder reactor
  135. Germany plutonium and HEU stocks in 2010
  136. China declares first separated civilian plutonium
  137. United Kingdom declares civilian plutonium and HEU holdings in 2010
  138. Power outage damaged six centrifuges at USEC plant
  139. Conflicting reports about spent fuel disposal in Mongolia
  140. Russia begins shipments of Mo-99 to Iran
  141. Questions raised about safety of the U.S. MOX plant
  142. Rosatom confirms it will not bring foreign-origin spent fuel to Russia
  143. U.S. MOX program wanted relaxed security at the weapon-grade plutonium facility
  144. New Russian-built enrichment plant in China begins operations
  145. Tenex and USEC sign LEU supply contract, discuss enrichment facility in the U.S.
  146. Fire in the spent fuel pool of Unit 4 at Fukushima-I
  147. U.S. plutonium disposition program: Uncertainties of the MOX route
  148. Sellafield radioactive discharges: Breach of international convention in normal operation
  149. Japan shuts down last centrifuge cascade in Rokkasho
  150. Sellafield Product & Residue Store received first batch of plutonium
  151. Plutonium to MOX: "Repeating Mistakes of the Past"
  152. UK Separated Plutonium Management - A New Sellafield MOX Plant?
  153. South Africa considers joining the Angarsk center
  154. Reprocessing in China: Separating fact from fiction
  155. U.S.-Russian 123 agreement enters into force
  156. China declared no civilian plutonium in 2008 and 2009
  157. India starts new unsafeguarded reprocessing plant
  158. Cadarache: Waste drums with plutonium content way off-limit
  159. NRC issues safety report for Savannah River MOX Fuel Fabrication Facility
  160. U.S. non-military plutonium in 2009
  161. Successful hot test of China's pilot reprocessing plant
  162. Monju reactor is unlikely to start until 2014
  163. Areva inaugurates the Georges Besse II enrichment plant
  164. U.S.-Russian 123 agreement on nuclear cooperation passes U.S. Congress
  165. IAEA approves NTI-supported fuel bank
  166. Russia created nuclear fuel reserve
  167. Further delay for India's breeder reactor
  168. Spent fuel of the BN-350 reactor moved to secure storage
  169. Germany declared its 2009 plutonium and HEU holdings
  170. Japanese utilities increase their stake in Georges Besse II enrichment plant
  171. Mongolia to join the International Uranium Enrichment Center
  172. Argentina reopens its Pilcaniyeu uranium enrichment plant
  173. China is believed to operate indigenous enrichment plant
  174. Future supply of tritium for U.S. nuclear weapons in doubt
  175. Belgium authorities and French GDF-Suez set for MOX fuel technology transfer to China
  176. Japan's civilian plutonium stock as of December 2009
  177. Ukraine is a full member of the International Uranium Enrichment Center
  178. Russia will build enrichment plant in China ahead of schedule
  179. Belgium declares its 2009 civilian plutonium stock
  180. Rokkasho plant extracted no plutonium in 2009
  181. Less than 4% of French nuclear fuel "recycled", NGOs calculate
  182. Fuel "recycling" a myth, a French report involuntarily demonstrates
  183. Report: Long-term plans to develop an FBR based plutonium economy in France is not demonstrated
  184. France: Official plan admits problems with management of uranium and plutonium
  185. France's 2009 declaration of civilian plutonium and HEU
  186. Accident at the Monju fast breeder reactor
  187. Another delay for Rokkasho reprocessing plant
  188. Rosatom set to manufacture MOX fuel at Zheleznogorsk
  189. Rosatom may build an enrichment facility in the United States
  190. Third reactor in Japan to use MOX fuel
  191. Los Alamos repackages Russian-origin plutonium-238
  192. United Kingdom's declaration of civilian plutonium and HEU in 2009
  193. Russia's civilian plutonium in 2009
  194. United States and India sign an agreement on reprocessing
  195. China's experimental fast reactor went critical
  196. URENCO begins enrichment in the United States
  197. BN-600 license may be extended to 2025
  198. Plans to expand enrichment at Angarsk put on hold
  199. It's time to give up on breeder reactors
  200. End of reprocessed uranium exports to Russia?
  201. Switzerland's civilian plutonium in 2009
  202. U.K. opens storage facility at Sellafield
  203. U.S.-Russian 123 agreement on nuclear cooperation resubmitted to Congress
  204. Japanese fast breeder reactor Monju restarted after 14-year shutdown
  205. Japanese daily Asahi slams breeder reactors
  206. UK begins return of high-level waste to foreign customers amid uncertainty about its own plutonium
  207. BN-600 fast reactor to operate until 2020
  208. AREVA signs MOX fuel fabrication contract with Japanese utility
  209. IAEA and Russia signed a fuel bank agreement
  210. U.S. civilian plutonium in 2008
  211. USEC began operations of a lead cascade at American Centrifuge Plant
  212. Japan outlines plans for use of plutonium in its 2010 research program
  213. Status of Japan's MOX fuel program
  214. A French documentary on nuclear waste
  215. Poor safety record at Sellafield plutonium facilities
  216. History and status of fast breeder reactor programs worldwide
  217. India's first fast breeder reactor delayed
  218. Civilian plutonium stocks in France 1994-2008
  219. Tritium production and recovery in the United States in FY2011
  220. Blue Ribbon Commission will examine fuel cycle
  221. URENCO outlines expansion plans
  222. Uranium gas leak at enrichment facility in Germany
  223. BN-800 expected to begin operations in 2014
  224. Improvements of the MPC&A system at Mayak
  225. Ellen Tauscher outlines U.S. policies on nuclear fuel cycle
  226. Nuclear cooperation agreement between France and India enters into force
  227. Ukraine is finally joining the Angarsk center
  228. French Prime Minister offers reprocessing technology to China
  229. Repair work completed on waste disposal site at La Hague
  230. French nuclear cooperation with India to cover reprocessing
  231. IAEA approves Russian fuel bank proposal
  232. Large discrepancy in amount of plutonium at shutdown French MOX plant
  233. Euratom Supply Agency 2008 annual report details use of plutonium
  234. Expansion of enrichment capacity in Angarsk
  235. Moscow summit yields little visible progress on nuclear cooperation
  236. Rosatom signs another fuel contract in U.S.
  237. Russia in talks about centrifuge plant in the U.S.?
  238. Russia will sell enrichment services directly to U.S. utilities
  239. Russia ships centrifuges to China
  240. Obama-Medvedev statement notes civil HEU minimization, 123 agreement
  241. Kuwait pledges 10 million to NTI fuel bank
  242. IAEA approves India's additional protocol
  243. The end of Yucca Mountain
  244. Ukraine signs fuel supply contract with TVEL
  245. Iran says it's still interested in Angarsk IUEC
  246. Rosatom floating reactors plans
  247. IAEA reports on Iran and Syria
  248. Russia signs nuclear agreement with Mongolia
  249. Cooperation on shared nuclear waste repository in Europe
  250. Launch of Rokkasho plant delayed
  251. TVEL will supply fuel pellets to India
  252. Ukraine is joining Angarsk center
  253. Areva to supply reactors, fuel, and uranium to India
  254. Financing problems at the American Centrifuge Plant
  255. GLE begins licensing process
  256. Bushehr start date is uncertain
  257. Areva to supply enrichment services to EdF
  258. Large spent fuel repository planned for Krasnoyarsk region
  259. India signs safeguards agreement
  260. MOX fuel shipment to Japan prepared
  261. U.S. Supreme Court rules that enriched uranium is "goods"
  262. Enrichment plant in Resende to begin operations
  263. U.S. withdraws 123 agreement with Russia from Congress
  264. NSG approves nuclear trade with India
  265. Bushehr reactor will not start in 2008
  266. Rosatom plans for Zheleznogorsk
  267. USEC American Centrifuge Plant to cost $3.5 billion
  268. Construction of spent fuel storage facility in Zheleznogorsk to resume
  269. 123 agreement in danger
  270. No centrifuge safeguards in Angarsk
  271. Rosatom took control over nuclear icebreakers
  272. Ukraine considers fuel fabrication
  273. UAE supports NTI fuel bank
  274. MOX fuel controversy
  275. U.S. donates $50 million to fuel bank
  276. Massive subsidy to Rosatom
  277. Mayak plans expansion of reprocessing
  278. Mayak wants to build a MOX fabrication plant
  279. Kudankulam fuel shipments completed
  280. Cameco joins the Silex project
  281. Areva signs contract to build MOX fuel fabrication facility
  282. Russia and China sign enrichment deal
  283. Accelerated downblending: Domenici amendment
  284. U.S.-Russian agreement on nuclear cooperation
  285. AREVA will build an enrichment plant in Idaho
  286. GE-Hitachi plans to build a Silex plant in U.S.
  287. Failure of GNEP strategy
  288. Japan is cautious about Angarsk
  289. Ukraine fuel supply between TVEL and Westinghouse
  290. Ukraine is holding back its spent fuel due to raising cost
  291. Russia will continue supplying centrifuges to China
  292. Russia may build a centrifuge plant in the U.S.?
  293. Ukraine tries to diversify fuel supply
  294. U.S.-Russian agreement on nuclear cooperation stalled
  295. Norway pledges $5 million to a fuel bank
  296. Russian-Indian agreement on Kudankulam
  297. Armenia joins Angarsk center
  298. Angarsk will be under IAEA safeguards
  299. Russia and the United States signed a uranium agreement
  300. Ukraine to create fuel reserve
  301. U.S. and Russia to sign a uranium enrichment deal
  302. Russia delivers fuel for the Bushehr plant in Iran
  303. Ukraine is building spent fuel storage facility
  304. Russia raises the cost of spent fuel takeback
  305. Price of Russian fuel for Ukraine
  306. China wants reprocessing technology from France
  307. Russia begins shipment of fuel to Iran
  308. U.S.-Russian agreement on plutonium disposal