Archive: Civilian nuclear industry

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