Archive: HEU minimization

  1. 2021 civilian plutonium declarations submitted to the IAEA
  2. US National Academies panel skeptical about US Department of Energy's promotion of spent fuel reprocessing
  3. All HEU removed from the Kyoto University Critical Assembly
  4. Removal of HEU from three Japan's research facilities
  5. Restart of the IVG.1M reactor with LEU fuel
  6. US to export HEU fuel for the BR2 reactor in Belgium
  7. United States secures HEU-free supply of Mo-99
  8. UK company requested five grams of HEU for radiation detectors
  9. 2020 civilian plutonium declarations submitted to the IAEA
  10. Kazakhstan moves downblended fuel of IGR reactor to storage
  11. Russia launches production line to supply uranium fuel for China's CFR-600 reactor
  12. United States and Kazakhstan work to eliminate HEU fuel of research reactors
  13. United States continues to supply weapon-grade HEU for French reactor
  14. U.S. and Norway will work together to downblend Norwegian HEU
  15. 2019 civilian plutonium and HEU declarations submitted to the IAEA
  16. Framatome and Technical University of Munich will work on U-Mo fuel
  17. U.S. to export small amount of HEU to Belgium for safeguards applications
  18. Belgium produced first commercial batch of Mo-99 with LEU
  19. US study of reactor and fuel types to enable naval reactors to shift from HEU fuel
  20. Australia's 2019 INFCIRC/912 HEU report
  21. United States to continue export of HEU for medical isotope production
  22. US debates its future needs for enriched uranium for military and other purposes
  23. 2018 civilian plutonium and HEU declarations submitted to the IAEA
  24. Russia appears to expand the HEU production line in Zelenogorsk
  25. All fuel removed from the last HEU research reactor in Canada, SLOWPOKE-II Saskatchewan
  26. Exports of U.S. civilian HEU
  27. Norway submits first HEU declaration under INFCIRC/912
  28. Supply of U.S. HEU to Europe for Mo-99 production continues
  29. Russia delivers a batch of HEU fuel for China's CEFR fast neutron reactor
  30. U.S. shift away from HEU-fueled naval nuclear reactors could begin in the 2040s
  31. Transfer of HEU from the United Kingdom to the United States is completed
  32. High-assay low-enriched uranium (HALEU) production in the United States
  33. Russia to supply HEU fuel for China's CFR-600 fast reactor
  34. All HEU removed from Nigeria
  35. Malaysia and Luxembourg join the HEU minimization initiative
  36. United States to export small amount of HEU to United Arab Emirates
  37. United States to down-blend HEU for tritium production
  38. One of U.S. HEU reactors, TREAT, restarted
  39. 2017 civilian plutonium declarations submitted to IAEA
  40. Request for another shipment of U.S. HEU to Europe for Mo-99 production
  41. Russia is working on lifetime cores of naval reactors
  42. Pilot project to reprocess naval spent fuel at Idaho National Laboratory
  43. Canada's NRU reactor permanently shut down
  44. United States to send more HEU to Europe for Mo-99 production
  45. Small amount of HEU from the United States to the United Kingdom
  46. Medical isotope production in the Netherlands converted to LEU
  47. Fissile material issues in the U.S. National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018
  48. United States to continue supplying HEU for Mo-99 production in Europe
  49. New Russian icebreakers will use HEU fuel
  50. Production of new highly enriched uranium in Russia for the FRM-II in Germany
  51. Kazakhstan tests LEU fuel in IVG research reactor
  52. 2016 civilian plutonium reports submitted to IAEA
  53. Isotope production in South Africa converted to LEU
  54. All HEU removed from the VVR-K reactor in Kazakhstan
  55. The Use of Highly-Enriched Uranium as Fuel in Russia - New IPFM report
  56. Production of medical isotopes in Russia
  57. All HEU is removed from Ghana
  58. Export of U.S. HEU to Europe authorized
  59. Research reactor in Ghana converted to LEU
  60. Russia decommissioned one of its HEU facilities
  61. U.S. material in Europe to be used to manufacture HEU targets
  62. U.S. to provide small amounts of HEU to Slovenia and South Korea
  63. More than twenty states commit to minimize HEU in civilian applications
  64. India's first nuclear submarine accepted for service
  65. Russia suspends cooperation agreement with the United States and ends reactor conversion work
  66. Russia prepares to accept spent fuel of Kazakhstan's VVR-K reactor
  67. United States to prepare HEU shipment to Canada as part of a Mo-99 contingency plan
  68. All HEU fuel removed from Poland
  69. 2015 civilian plutonium reports submitted to IAEA
  70. National Academies report on production of molybdenum-99 for medical imaging
  71. Indonesia is now free of HEU
  72. By exporting HEU to Europe United States contradicts its own Nuclear Security Summit pledge
  73. U.S. Office of Naval Reactors outlines $1 billion R&D plan for development of LEU fuel
  74. United States to supply HEU for Mo-99 production in Europe
  75. Russia confirmed supplying HEU to the FRM-II reactor in Germany
  76. United States to supply small amount of HEU to China
  77. United States to provide a small amount of HEU to Japan
  78. United States to export HEU fuel for Belgium's BR-2 reactor
  79. IRT-T research reactor in Tomsk to operate on HEU until 2035
  80. Canada to shut down one of its SLOWPOKE reactors
  81. Questionable HEU exchange between United Kingdom and United States
  82. Elimination of all HEU in Argentina
  83. Kazakhstan completed conversion of VVR-K reactor
  84. One of China's MNSR reactors converted to LEU
  85. BR-2 reactor in Belgium switched fuel providers, but keeps HEU
  86. Plutonium from Japan is shipped to the United States
  87. New IPFM report: Banning the production of highly enriched uranium
  88. United States brings plutonium from Germany, Switzerland, and Japan
  89. U.S. National Academies report on reducing the use of HEU in research reactors
  90. HEU left behind in 1998 is finally removed from Georgia
  91. 2014 civilian plutonium (and HEU) reports submitted to IAEA
  92. All HEU is removed from Uzbekistan
  93. GAO report evaluates U.S. efforts to secure vulnerable nuclear materials
  94. All HEU removed from Jamaica
  95. HEU Spent Fuel from Switzerland Arrives at Savannah River Site; May be Last Shipment from Switzerland
  96. Gamma research reactor at Kurchatov Institute is being decommissioned
  97. Another shipment of U.S. HEU to Canada is requested
  98. U.S. HEU for medical isotope production in Europe
  99. United Stated to send 130 kg of HEU to France
  100. Kazakhstan removes spent fuel of VVR-K reactor, commits to eliminate HEU
  101. No research reactor fuel was shipped to the United States since 2012
  102. United States to supply HEU for Belgian BR2 reactor
  103. Russia completed conversion of Argus research reactor
  104. Russia and the United States continue to discuss conversion of research reactors
  105. United States prepares to restart TREAT reactor
  106. Fresh fuel of VVR-K critical assembly removed from Kazakhstan
  107. Some spent HEU fuel removed from Poland
  108. United States to send more HEU to Europe for medical isotope production
  109. Germany's 2013 report on civilian plutonium and HEU
  110. French civilian plutonium and HEU in 2013
  111. United States continues export of highly enriched uranium to Canada and Europe
  112. US NRC releases report on the use of HEU in research reactors
  113. United States opens to the possibility of using LEU in its future naval reactors
  114. Kazakhstan is working on conversion of IVG research reactor
  115. HEU and plutonium removed from Belgium
  116. HEU and plutonium removed from Italy
  117. United States and Japan to remove plutonium and HEU from Fast Critical Assembly
  118. Russia to return all HEU from Uzbekistan
  119. Russia to supply HEU to research reactors abroad
  120. Russia to return nuclear-powered container ship to service
  121. HEU spent fuel removed from LFR reactor at Petten
  122. United States continues to supply HEU to Europe
  123. Last HEU-LEU program shipment to leave Russia
  124. All HEU removed from Hungary
  125. Shipments of research reactor fuel to the United States
  126. Russia to supply HEU fuel for fast neutron reactor in China
  127. Russia to supply HEU fuel for French research reactor
  128. Transfer of Georgian HEU spent fuel from Dounreay to Savannah River Site
  129. United States to ship 7.5 kg of HEU to Canada
  130. Germany's 2012 civilian plutonium and HEU declaration
  131. All highly-enriched uranium removed from Vietnam
  132. Progress in the US-Russian reactor conversion program
  133. Areva to supply fuel for FRM-II research reactor
  134. United States continues HEU supply to Canada
  135. All HEU removed from Czech Republic
  136. HEU spent fuel of a Czech research reactor arrived in Murmansk
  137. No date yet for PIK reactor start-up
  138. All HEU removed from Austria
  139. Spent HEU fuel removed from Uzbekistan
  140. Russia launches HEU production line
  141. Germany declares its 2011 plutonium and HEU stocks
  142. Russia to begin conversion of its research reactors to LEU in 2013
  143. Maria reactor in Poland converted to LEU
  144. Russia and the United States to work on HEU removal
  145. Kazakhstan begins tests of LEU fuel for VVR-K reactor
  146. Brazil formally initiates its nuclear-powered submarine project
  147. Russia and the United States to work on reactor conversion
  148. U.S. administration announces steps to encourage production of Mo-99 without HEU
  149. Russia to consolidate HEU fuel production in Electrostal
  150. Russia is set to produce new highly-enriched uranium
  151. NNSA requests license to supply HEU to Europe
  152. United States looking to shut down last HEU pulsed reactor
  153. Russia to take spent fuel of Uzbekistan's research reactors
  154. Austria and Norway present a working paper on HEU minimization
  155. Conversion of High Flux Isotope Reactor at Oak Ridge delayed until 2020
  156. NNSA to support accelerator-driven Mo-99 production in the U.S.
  157. U.S. to supply LEU for Belgian BR2 research reactor
  158. Russia develops LEU fuel for VVR-K reactor in Kazakhstan
  159. Small amount of HEU remained in Ukraine
  160. Nuclear submarine inducted into Indian Navy
  161. U.S. reported to complete HEU shipment to France
  162. Sweden to export plutonium to the United States
  163. U.S. to supply HEU to European countries while they pursue conversion
  164. Ukraine removed all HEU from its territory
  165. All HEU is removed from Mexico
  166. Vietnam to return spent fuel of research reactor in Dalat to Russia
  167. Russia and the United States completed conversion feasibility studies for two reactors
  168. Russia hands over a nuclear submarine to India
  169. India plans new research reactors
  170. Congress urged to restrict Russian medical isotopes produced with HEU
  171. Kazakhstan eliminates 33 kg of fresh HEU fuel
  172. GAO report on U.S. ability to account for its nuclear material overseas
  173. U.S. is working to remove nuclear material from Italy
  174. United States to remove HEU from Mexico
  175. Belarus suspends HEU removal talks with the United States
  176. U.S.-origin HEU spent fuel removed from South Africa
  177. More delays for PIK reactor
  178. Germany plutonium and HEU stocks in 2010
  179. Russia starts IBR-2 reactor after modernization
  180. Start-up of PIK reactor further delayed
  181. A bill to reduce use of HEU in Mo-99 production is introduced in the Senate
  182. Fresh HEU fuel removed from Ukraine
  183. Spent fuel of a research reactor in Vinca shipped to Russia
  184. German government blocks HEU spent fuel shipment to Russia
  185. Belarus will remove all HEU by 2012
  186. U.S. attempts to remove spent research reactor fuel from Pakistan
  187. 85 kg of HEU removed from Belarus
  188. The 2009 HEU shipment from Libya detailed
  189. Rosatom and DoE to study conversion of Russian reactors
  190. Spent HEU fuel removed from General Atomics facility
  191. Spent fuel of Rossendorf research reactor to be shipped to Russia
  192. South Africa's Nesca to supply all-LEU molybdenum-99 to the United States
  193. HEU-fueled reactor operated without license for months
  194. Spent HEU fuel shipped from Poland
  195. Russia to remove HEU fuel from Belarus
  196. HFR reactor at Petten resumed operations
  197. Failure of a research reactor in Egypt reported
  198. NIIAR at Dimitrovgrad prepares to enter Mo-99 market
  199. South African company delivers Mo-99 produced with LEU
  200. Canada completed repair of NRU reactor
  201. Supply of Russian HEU to Western Europe
  202. Argentina considers naval reactors
  203. Spent HEU fuel removed from a research reactor in Kiev
  204. Obninsk institute produces Mo-99 for Poland
  205. MURR reactor to be converted to LEU fuel
  206. Update on shipments of research reactor fuel to the U.S.
  207. Russia's commitment to remove research reactor fuel in 2010
  208. Nuclear Security Summit documents
  209. Canada to return HEU from Chalk River to the United States
  210. All HEU removed from Chile
  211. Global inventory of HEU-fueled reactors, 2009
  212. Ukraine pledged to remove all HEU by 2012
  213. PIK reactor start-up delayed
  214. U.S. to supply HEU for the High Flux Reactor in France
  215. United States to send HEU to France for Belgian BR2 reactor
  216. HFR reactor shut down for repairs
  217. Maria reactor to produce molybdenum
  218. GTRI plans for FY2011
  219. U.S. assistance in securing fissile materials in Russia
  220. NRC declined to restrict licensing of civilian use of HEU
  221. Two U.S. companies get grants to build domestic medical isotope production
  222. Shipments of spent fuel of research reactors to the U.S.
  223. PIK reactor is ready for start-up
  224. Categorization of HEU fuel at Sandia
  225. Almost all HEU removed from Turkey
  226. Russia's reactor decommissioning plans
  227. Last HEU is removed from Libya
  228. GTRI announces reactor conversions, fuel removals
  229. NNSA announces conversion of research reactors
  230. U.S. and Russian experts talk nuclear security at Angarsk
  231. Moscow summit yields little visible progress on nuclear cooperation
  232. Spent HEU fuel removed from Romania by air
  233. Fresh HEU fuel removed from Romania
  234. VVR-M reactor in Ukraine received LEU fuel
  235. U.S. removes spent HEU fuel from Australia
  236. Spent HEU fuel removed from Kazakhstan
  237. NRU reactor at Chalk River Labs shut down for repairs
  238. Obama-Medvedev statement notes civil HEU minimization, 123 agreement
  239. Update on GTRI strategy and numbers
  240. Russia will bring back spent fuel from research reactor in Romania
  241. HFR isotope production reactor restart
  242. GTRI to bring gap material from Canada, South Africa
  243. Russia prepares to bring spent fuel from Hungary
  244. Europe's isotope production reactors are down
  245. Research reactors conversion in Russia
  246. Spent HEU fuel removed from Bulgaria
  247. Fuel from reactor in Hungary will be removed this year
  248. Russia will work to remove spent fuel of a research reactor from Bulgaria
  249. Spent HEU fuel removed from Latvia
  250. TVEL will supply HEU fuel to Poland