Archive: Spent fuel management

  1. US National Academies panel skeptical about US Department of Energy's promotion of spent fuel reprocessing
  2. Troubles with France's plutonium fuel program
  3. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2021
  4. France will accept plutonium from Japan's Fugen reactor
  5. Shipment of MOX fuel from France to Japan
  6. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2020
  7. US DOE and NRC at odds with regard to prospects for commercial reprocessing in the US
  8. China starts construction of a second 200 MT/year reprocessing plant
  9. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2019
  10. Location of China's reprocessing plant
  11. U.S. Department of Energy "exploring" spent fuel reprocessing again
  12. New IPFM report on Britain's Thermal Oxide Reprocessing Plant (THORP)
  13. Shipments of U.S. spent fuel to the Idaho National Laboratory
  14. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2018
  15. U.S. naval spent fuel shipped to the Idaho National Laboratory
  16. New IPFM report on remote detection of undeclared reprocessing
  17. Japan's new policy on its plutonium stockpile
  18. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2017
  19. France and China continue to discuss reprocessing plant
  20. Pilot project to reprocess naval spent fuel at Idaho National Laboratory
  21. Ukraine to explore reprocessing its spent fuel in France
  22. Diverging recommendations on Sweden's spent nuclear fuel repository
  23. Decision time for Sweden's final repository for spent nuclear fuel
  24. Rokkasho plant will not start until 2021
  25. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2016
  26. Unprecedented evidence of eroded safety culture at La Hague plutonium facility
  27. Japan decides to decommission the Monju reactor
  28. Sellafield's Evaporator D Project - A Lesson for La Hague?
  29. Reprocessing plant at Mayak to begin reprocessing of VVER-1000 fuel
  30. A plan to upgrade naval spent fuel handling facility at the Idaho National Laboratory
  31. Future of Japan's Monju plutonium breeder reactor under review
  32. U.S. reprocessing plant at the Savannah River Site resumed operations
  33. French plutonium policy questioned by a former senior EDF official
  34. Russia is expanding its reprocessing program at Mayak
  35. Japan's new law on funding plutonium reprocessing
  36. Experts write to U.S. Secretary of Energy Moniz to support termination of the MOX project
  37. IPFM Report "Alternatives to MOX" in Chinese
  38. IPFM Report "Plutonium Separation in Nuclear Power Programs" in Chinese
  39. Chinese scholars express concern about Japan's fissile materials
  40. Plutonium disposition in the United Kingdom - Immobilization option re-opened?
  41. Areva continues negotiations to build reprocessing plant in China
  42. United States grants advance consents rights to Korea for overseas reprocessing
  43. Advisory group recommends building dry storage facility in South Korea
  44. United Kingdom transfers "breeder material" from Dounreay to Sellafield
  45. U.S. Department of Energy set to restart last remaining U.S. reprocessing plant
  46. Alternatives to MOX: a new report by the International Panel on Fissile Materials
  47. Taiwan spent fuel reprocessing tender process suspended
  48. Taiwan tenders spent fuel reprocessing contract
  49. Ukraine and Holtec sign an updated agreement to build spent fuel storage
  50. Two new reports raise fundamental questions on Savannah River MOX plant
  51. Ukraine begins construction of centralized spent fuel storage
  52. No changes in U.S. civilian plutonium stock in 2013
  53. Russia's 2013 civilian plutonium declaration
  54. UK civilian plutonium and uranium stocks in 2013
  55. China has not separated any plutonium in 2013
  56. French civilian plutonium and HEU in 2013
  57. 1,000 tonnes of THORP contracts abandoned since 1994
  58. MOX fuel in Japan: Summary of shipments, use, and storage
  59. Russia reports its 2012 civilian plutonium stock
  60. Switzerland declares its 2013 plutonium stock
  61. U.S. civilian plutonium holdings in December 2012
  62. Sweden wants to transfer ownership of 834 kg of separated plutonium to the United Kingdom
  63. China calls on Japan to return weapons grade plutonium to the United States
  64. U.K. plutonium re-use policy slammed in House of Commons report
  65. Nuclear train accident in Britain latest of a recent series
  66. United Kingdom remains undecided on plutonium reuse options
  67. Rokkasho reprocessing plant expects to begin operations in October 2014
  68. Areva to produce MOX fuel for the Netherlands
  69. Japan reports its 2012 plutonium stock to IAEA
  70. China's 2012 civilian plutonium declaration
  71. Japan's 2012 plutonium management report
  72. France declares its 2012 stocks of civilian plutonium and HEU
  73. Roadmap for ending plutonium separation in Japan
  74. Lessons learned from Sellafield MOX Plant
  75. Switzerland's 2012 plutonium holdings
  76. Areva to build reprocessing plant in China
  77. Dutch spent fuel arrived for reprocessing at La Hague
  78. U.S. Department of Energy sets strategy for dealing with spent fuel
  79. Russia declares its 2011 civilian plutonium holdings
  80. United States declares its 2011 non-military plutonium stock
  81. India plans to increase reprocessing capacity
  82. UK civilian plutonium and HEU stocks in 2011
  83. French civilian plutonium and HEU stocks in 2011