Archive: Spent fuel management

  1. US DOE and NRC at odds with regard to prospects for commercial reprocessing in the US
  2. China starts construction of a second 200 MT/year reprocessing plant
  3. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2019
  4. Location of China's reprocessing plant
  5. U.S. Department of Energy "exploring" spent fuel reprocessing again
  6. New IPFM report on Britain's Thermal Oxide Reprocessing Plant (THORP)
  7. Shipments of U.S. spent fuel to the Idaho National Laboratory
  8. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2018
  9. U.S. naval spent fuel shipped to the Idaho National Laboratory
  10. New IPFM report on remote detection of undeclared reprocessing
  11. Japan's new policy on its plutonium stockpile
  12. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2017
  13. France and China continue to discuss reprocessing plant
  14. Pilot project to reprocess naval spent fuel at Idaho National Laboratory
  15. Ukraine to explore reprocessing its spent fuel in France
  16. Diverging recommendations on Sweden's spent nuclear fuel repository
  17. Decision time for Sweden's final repository for spent nuclear fuel
  18. Rokkasho plant will not start until 2021
  19. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2016
  20. Unprecedented evidence of eroded safety culture at La Hague plutonium facility
  21. Japan decides to decommission the Monju reactor
  22. Sellafield's Evaporator D Project - A Lesson for La Hague?
  23. Reprocessing plant at Mayak to begin reprocessing of VVER-1000 fuel
  24. A plan to upgrade naval spent fuel handling facility at the Idaho National Laboratory
  25. Future of Japan's Monju plutonium breeder reactor under review
  26. U.S. reprocessing plant at the Savannah River Site resumed operations
  27. French plutonium policy questioned by a former senior EDF official
  28. Russia is expanding its reprocessing program at Mayak
  29. Japan's new law on funding plutonium reprocessing
  30. Experts write to U.S. Secretary of Energy Moniz to support termination of the MOX project
  31. IPFM Report "Alternatives to MOX" in Chinese
  32. IPFM Report "Plutonium Separation in Nuclear Power Programs" in Chinese
  33. Chinese scholars express concern about Japan's fissile materials
  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. United Kingdom transfers "breeder material" from Dounreay to Sellafield
  39. U.S. Department of Energy set to restart last remaining U.S. reprocessing plant
  40. Alternatives to MOX: a new report by the International Panel on Fissile Materials
  41. Taiwan spent fuel reprocessing tender process suspended
  42. Taiwan tenders spent fuel reprocessing contract
  43. Ukraine and Holtec sign an updated agreement to build spent fuel storage
  44. Two new reports raise fundamental questions on Savannah River MOX plant
  45. Ukraine begins construction of centralized spent fuel storage
  46. No changes in U.S. civilian plutonium stock in 2013
  47. Russia's 2013 civilian plutonium declaration
  48. UK civilian plutonium and uranium stocks in 2013
  49. China has not separated any plutonium in 2013
  50. French civilian plutonium and HEU in 2013
  51. 1,000 tonnes of THORP contracts abandoned since 1994
  52. MOX fuel in Japan: Summary of shipments, use, and storage
  53. Russia reports its 2012 civilian plutonium stock
  54. Switzerland declares its 2013 plutonium stock
  55. U.S. civilian plutonium holdings in December 2012
  56. Sweden wants to transfer ownership of 834 kg of separated plutonium to the United Kingdom
  57. China calls on Japan to return weapons grade plutonium to the United States
  58. U.K. plutonium re-use policy slammed in House of Commons report
  59. Nuclear train accident in Britain latest of a recent series
  60. United Kingdom remains undecided on plutonium reuse options
  61. Rokkasho reprocessing plant expects to begin operations in October 2014
  62. Areva to produce MOX fuel for the Netherlands
  63. Japan reports its 2012 plutonium stock to IAEA
  64. China's 2012 civilian plutonium declaration
  65. Japan's 2012 plutonium management report
  66. France declares its 2012 stocks of civilian plutonium and HEU
  67. Roadmap for ending plutonium separation in Japan
  68. Lessons learned from Sellafield MOX Plant
  69. Switzerland's 2012 plutonium holdings
  70. Areva to build reprocessing plant in China
  71. Dutch spent fuel arrived for reprocessing at La Hague
  72. U.S. Department of Energy sets strategy for dealing with spent fuel
  73. Russia declares its 2011 civilian plutonium holdings
  74. United States declares its 2011 non-military plutonium stock
  75. India plans to increase reprocessing capacity
  76. UK civilian plutonium and HEU stocks in 2011
  77. French civilian plutonium and HEU stocks in 2011