Archive: Civilian nuclear industry

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