Archive: Civilian nuclear industry

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