Archive: HEU minimization

  1. Kazakhstan moves downblended fuel of IGR reactor to storage
  2. Russia launches production line to supply uranium fuel for China's CFR-600 reactor
  3. United States and Kazakhstan work to eliminate HEU fuel of research reactors
  4. United States continues to supply weapon-grade HEU for French reactor
  5. U.S. and Norway will work together to downblend Norwegian HEU
  6. 2019 civilian plutonium and HEU declarations submitted to the IAEA
  7. Framatome and Technical University of Munich will work on U-Mo fuel
  8. U.S. to export small amount of HEU to Belgium for safeguards applications
  9. Belgium produced first commercial batch of Mo-99 with LEU
  10. US study of reactor and fuel types to enable naval reactors to shift from HEU fuel
  11. Australia's 2019 INFCIRC/912 HEU report
  12. United States to continue export of HEU for medical isotope production
  13. US debates its future needs for enriched uranium for military and other purposes
  14. 2018 civilian plutonium and HEU declarations submitted to the IAEA
  15. Russia appears to expand the HEU production line in Zelenogorsk
  16. All fuel removed from the last HEU research reactor in Canada, SLOWPOKE-II Saskatchewan
  17. Exports of U.S. civilian HEU
  18. Norway submits first HEU declaration under INFCIRC/912
  19. Supply of U.S. HEU to Europe for Mo-99 production continues
  20. Russia delivers a batch of HEU fuel for China's CEFR fast neutron reactor
  21. U.S. shift away from HEU-fueled naval nuclear reactors could begin in the 2040s
  22. Transfer of HEU from the United Kingdom to the United States is completed
  23. High-assay low-enriched uranium (HALEU) production in the United States
  24. Russia to supply HEU fuel for China's CFR-600 fast reactor
  25. All HEU removed from Nigeria
  26. Malaysia and Luxembourg join the HEU minimization initiative
  27. United States to export small amount of HEU to United Arab Emirates
  28. United States to down-blend HEU for tritium production
  29. One of U.S. HEU reactors, TREAT, restarted
  30. 2017 civilian plutonium declarations submitted to IAEA
  31. Request for another shipment of U.S. HEU to Europe for Mo-99 production
  32. Russia is working on lifetime cores of naval reactors
  33. Pilot project to reprocess naval spent fuel at Idaho National Laboratory
  34. Canada's NRU reactor permanently shut down
  35. United States to send more HEU to Europe for Mo-99 production
  36. Small amount of HEU from the United States to the United Kingdom
  37. Medical isotope production in the Netherlands converted to LEU
  38. Fissile material issues in the U.S. National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018
  39. United States to continue supplying HEU for Mo-99 production in Europe
  40. New Russian icebreakers will use HEU fuel
  41. Production of new highly enriched uranium in Russia for the FRM-II in Germany
  42. Kazakhstan tests LEU fuel in IVG research reactor
  43. 2016 civilian plutonium reports submitted to IAEA
  44. Isotope production in South Africa converted to LEU
  45. All HEU removed from the VVR-K reactor in Kazakhstan
  46. The Use of Highly-Enriched Uranium as Fuel in Russia - New IPFM report
  47. Production of medical isotopes in Russia
  48. All HEU is removed from Ghana
  49. Export of U.S. HEU to Europe authorized
  50. Research reactor in Ghana converted to LEU
  51. Russia decommissioned one of its HEU facilities
  52. U.S. material in Europe to be used to manufacture HEU targets
  53. U.S. to provide small amounts of HEU to Slovenia and South Korea
  54. More than twenty states commit to minimize HEU in civilian applications
  55. India's first nuclear submarine accepted for service
  56. Russia suspends cooperation agreement with the United States and ends reactor conversion work
  57. Russia prepares to accept spent fuel of Kazakhstan's VVR-K reactor
  58. United States to prepare HEU shipment to Canada as part of a Mo-99 contingency plan
  59. All HEU fuel removed from Poland
  60. 2015 civilian plutonium reports submitted to IAEA
  61. National Academies report on production of molybdenum-99 for medical imaging
  62. Indonesia is now free of HEU
  63. By exporting HEU to Europe United States contradicts its own Nuclear Security Summit pledge
  64. U.S. Office of Naval Reactors outlines $1 billion R&D plan for development of LEU fuel
  65. United States to supply HEU for Mo-99 production in Europe
  66. Russia confirmed supplying HEU to the FRM-II reactor in Germany
  67. United States to supply small amount of HEU to China
  68. United States to provide a small amount of HEU to Japan
  69. United States to export HEU fuel for Belgium's BR-2 reactor
  70. IRT-T research reactor in Tomsk to operate on HEU until 2035
  71. Canada to shut down one of its SLOWPOKE reactors
  72. Questionable HEU exchange between United Kingdom and United States
  73. Elimination of all HEU in Argentina
  74. Kazakhstan completed conversion of VVR-K reactor
  75. One of China's MNSR reactors converted to LEU
  76. BR-2 reactor in Belgium switched fuel providers, but keeps HEU
  77. Plutonium from Japan is shipped to the United States
  78. New IPFM report: Banning the production of highly enriched uranium
  79. United States brings plutonium from Germany, Switzerland, and Japan
  80. U.S. National Academies report on reducing the use of HEU in research reactors
  81. HEU left behind in 1998 is finally removed from Georgia
  82. 2014 civilian plutonium (and HEU) reports submitted to IAEA
  83. All HEU is removed from Uzbekistan
  84. GAO report evaluates U.S. efforts to secure vulnerable nuclear materials
  85. All HEU removed from Jamaica
  86. HEU Spent Fuel from Switzerland Arrives at Savannah River Site; May be Last Shipment from Switzerland
  87. Gamma research reactor at Kurchatov Institute is being decommissioned
  88. Another shipment of U.S. HEU to Canada is requested
  89. U.S. HEU for medical isotope production in Europe
  90. United Stated to send 130 kg of HEU to France
  91. Kazakhstan removes spent fuel of VVR-K reactor, commits to eliminate HEU
  92. No research reactor fuel was shipped to the United States since 2012
  93. United States to supply HEU for Belgian BR2 reactor
  94. Russia completed conversion of Argus research reactor
  95. Russia and the United States continue to discuss conversion of research reactors
  96. United States prepares to restart TREAT reactor
  97. Fresh fuel of VVR-K critical assembly removed from Kazakhstan
  98. Some spent HEU fuel removed from Poland
  99. United States to send more HEU to Europe for medical isotope production
  100. Germany's 2013 report on civilian plutonium and HEU
  101. French civilian plutonium and HEU in 2013
  102. United States continues export of highly enriched uranium to Canada and Europe
  103. US NRC releases report on the use of HEU in research reactors
  104. United States opens to the possibility of using LEU in its future naval reactors
  105. Kazakhstan is working on conversion of IVG research reactor
  106. HEU and plutonium removed from Belgium
  107. HEU and plutonium removed from Italy
  108. United States and Japan to remove plutonium and HEU from Fast Critical Assembly
  109. Russia to return all HEU from Uzbekistan
  110. Russia to supply HEU to research reactors abroad
  111. Russia to return nuclear-powered container ship to service
  112. HEU spent fuel removed from LFR reactor at Petten
  113. United States continues to supply HEU to Europe
  114. Last HEU-LEU program shipment to leave Russia
  115. All HEU removed from Hungary
  116. Shipments of research reactor fuel to the United States
  117. Russia to supply HEU fuel for fast neutron reactor in China
  118. Russia to supply HEU fuel for French research reactor
  119. Transfer of Georgian HEU spent fuel from Dounreay to Savannah River Site
  120. United States to ship 7.5 kg of HEU to Canada
  121. Germany's 2012 civilian plutonium and HEU declaration
  122. All highly-enriched uranium removed from Vietnam
  123. Progress in the US-Russian reactor conversion program
  124. Areva to supply fuel for FRM-II research reactor
  125. United States continues HEU supply to Canada
  126. All HEU removed from Czech Republic
  127. HEU spent fuel of a Czech research reactor arrived in Murmansk
  128. No date yet for PIK reactor start-up
  129. All HEU removed from Austria
  130. Spent HEU fuel removed from Uzbekistan
  131. Russia launches HEU production line
  132. Germany declares its 2011 plutonium and HEU stocks
  133. Russia to begin conversion of its research reactors to LEU in 2013
  134. Maria reactor in Poland converted to LEU
  135. Russia and the United States to work on HEU removal
  136. Kazakhstan begins tests of LEU fuel for VVR-K reactor
  137. Brazil formally initiates its nuclear-powered submarine project
  138. Russia and the United States to work on reactor conversion
  139. U.S. administration announces steps to encourage production of Mo-99 without HEU
  140. Russia to consolidate HEU fuel production in Electrostal
  141. Russia is set to produce new highly-enriched uranium
  142. NNSA requests license to supply HEU to Europe
  143. United States looking to shut down last HEU pulsed reactor
  144. Russia to take spent fuel of Uzbekistan's research reactors
  145. Austria and Norway present a working paper on HEU minimization
  146. Conversion of High Flux Isotope Reactor at Oak Ridge delayed until 2020
  147. NNSA to support accelerator-driven Mo-99 production in the U.S.
  148. U.S. to supply LEU for Belgian BR2 research reactor
  149. Russia develops LEU fuel for VVR-K reactor in Kazakhstan
  150. Small amount of HEU remained in Ukraine
  151. Nuclear submarine inducted into Indian Navy
  152. U.S. reported to complete HEU shipment to France
  153. Sweden to export plutonium to the United States
  154. U.S. to supply HEU to European countries while they pursue conversion
  155. Ukraine removed all HEU from its territory
  156. All HEU is removed from Mexico
  157. Vietnam to return spent fuel of research reactor in Dalat to Russia
  158. Russia and the United States completed conversion feasibility studies for two reactors
  159. Russia hands over a nuclear submarine to India
  160. India plans new research reactors
  161. Congress urged to restrict Russian medical isotopes produced with HEU
  162. Kazakhstan eliminates 33 kg of fresh HEU fuel
  163. GAO report on U.S. ability to account for its nuclear material overseas
  164. U.S. is working to remove nuclear material from Italy
  165. United States to remove HEU from Mexico
  166. Belarus suspends HEU removal talks with the United States
  167. U.S.-origin HEU spent fuel removed from South Africa
  168. More delays for PIK reactor
  169. Germany plutonium and HEU stocks in 2010
  170. Russia starts IBR-2 reactor after modernization
  171. Start-up of PIK reactor further delayed
  172. A bill to reduce use of HEU in Mo-99 production is introduced in the Senate
  173. Fresh HEU fuel removed from Ukraine
  174. Spent fuel of a research reactor in Vinca shipped to Russia
  175. German government blocks HEU spent fuel shipment to Russia
  176. Belarus will remove all HEU by 2012
  177. U.S. attempts to remove spent research reactor fuel from Pakistan
  178. 85 kg of HEU removed from Belarus
  179. The 2009 HEU shipment from Libya detailed
  180. Rosatom and DoE to study conversion of Russian reactors
  181. Spent HEU fuel removed from General Atomics facility
  182. Spent fuel of Rossendorf research reactor to be shipped to Russia
  183. South Africa's Nesca to supply all-LEU molybdenum-99 to the United States
  184. HEU-fueled reactor operated without license for months
  185. Spent HEU fuel shipped from Poland
  186. Russia to remove HEU fuel from Belarus
  187. HFR reactor at Petten resumed operations
  188. Failure of a research reactor in Egypt reported
  189. NIIAR at Dimitrovgrad prepares to enter Mo-99 market
  190. South African company delivers Mo-99 produced with LEU
  191. Canada completed repair of NRU reactor
  192. Supply of Russian HEU to Western Europe
  193. Argentina considers naval reactors
  194. Spent HEU fuel removed from a research reactor in Kiev
  195. Obninsk institute produces Mo-99 for Poland
  196. MURR reactor to be converted to LEU fuel
  197. Update on shipments of research reactor fuel to the U.S.
  198. Russia's commitment to remove research reactor fuel in 2010
  199. Nuclear Security Summit documents
  200. Canada to return HEU from Chalk River to the United States
  201. All HEU removed from Chile
  202. Global inventory of HEU-fueled reactors, 2009
  203. Ukraine pledged to remove all HEU by 2012
  204. PIK reactor start-up delayed
  205. U.S. to supply HEU for the High Flux Reactor in France
  206. United States to send HEU to France for Belgian BR2 reactor
  207. HFR reactor shut down for repairs
  208. Maria reactor to produce molybdenum
  209. GTRI plans for FY2011
  210. U.S. assistance in securing fissile materials in Russia
  211. NRC declined to restrict licensing of civilian use of HEU
  212. Two U.S. companies get grants to build domestic medical isotope production
  213. Shipments of spent fuel of research reactors to the U.S.
  214. PIK reactor is ready for start-up
  215. Categorization of HEU fuel at Sandia
  216. Almost all HEU removed from Turkey
  217. Russia's reactor decommissioning plans
  218. Last HEU is removed from Libya
  219. GTRI announces reactor conversions, fuel removals
  220. NNSA announces conversion of research reactors
  221. U.S. and Russian experts talk nuclear security at Angarsk
  222. Moscow summit yields little visible progress on nuclear cooperation
  223. Spent HEU fuel removed from Romania by air
  224. Fresh HEU fuel removed from Romania
  225. VVR-M reactor in Ukraine received LEU fuel
  226. U.S. removes spent HEU fuel from Australia
  227. Spent HEU fuel removed from Kazakhstan
  228. NRU reactor at Chalk River Labs shut down for repairs
  229. Obama-Medvedev statement notes civil HEU minimization, 123 agreement
  230. Update on GTRI strategy and numbers
  231. Russia will bring back spent fuel from research reactor in Romania
  232. HFR isotope production reactor restart
  233. GTRI to bring gap material from Canada, South Africa
  234. Russia prepares to bring spent fuel from Hungary
  235. Europe's isotope production reactors are down
  236. Research reactors conversion in Russia
  237. Spent HEU fuel removed from Bulgaria
  238. Fuel from reactor in Hungary will be removed this year
  239. Russia will work to remove spent fuel of a research reactor from Bulgaria
  240. Spent HEU fuel removed from Latvia
  241. TVEL will supply HEU fuel to Poland