Archive: Spent fuel management

  1. Japan's never ending reprocessing saga
  2. Japan's plutonium utilization plan delayed again
  3. 2021 civilian plutonium declarations submitted to the IAEA
  4. US National Academies panel skeptical about US Department of Energy's promotion of spent fuel reprocessing
  5. Troubles with France's plutonium fuel program
  6. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2021
  7. France will accept plutonium from Japan's Fugen reactor
  8. Shipment of MOX fuel from France to Japan
  9. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2020
  10. US DOE and NRC at odds with regard to prospects for commercial reprocessing in the US
  11. China starts construction of a second 200 MT/year reprocessing plant
  12. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2019
  13. Location of China's reprocessing plant
  14. U.S. Department of Energy "exploring" spent fuel reprocessing again
  15. New IPFM report on Britain's Thermal Oxide Reprocessing Plant (THORP)
  16. Shipments of U.S. spent fuel to the Idaho National Laboratory
  17. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2018
  18. U.S. naval spent fuel shipped to the Idaho National Laboratory
  19. New IPFM report on remote detection of undeclared reprocessing
  20. Japan's new policy on its plutonium stockpile
  21. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2017
  22. France and China continue to discuss reprocessing plant
  23. Pilot project to reprocess naval spent fuel at Idaho National Laboratory
  24. Ukraine to explore reprocessing its spent fuel in France
  25. Diverging recommendations on Sweden's spent nuclear fuel repository
  26. Decision time for Sweden's final repository for spent nuclear fuel
  27. Rokkasho plant will not start until 2021
  28. Status of plutonium management in Japan in 2016
  29. Unprecedented evidence of eroded safety culture at La Hague plutonium facility
  30. Japan decides to decommission the Monju reactor
  31. Sellafield's Evaporator D Project - A Lesson for La Hague?
  32. Reprocessing plant at Mayak to begin reprocessing of VVER-1000 fuel
  33. A plan to upgrade naval spent fuel handling facility at the Idaho National Laboratory
  34. Future of Japan's Monju plutonium breeder reactor under review
  35. U.S. reprocessing plant at the Savannah River Site resumed operations
  36. French plutonium policy questioned by a former senior EDF official
  37. Russia is expanding its reprocessing program at Mayak
  38. Japan's new law on funding plutonium reprocessing
  39. Experts write to U.S. Secretary of Energy Moniz to support termination of the MOX project
  40. IPFM Report "Alternatives to MOX" in Chinese
  41. IPFM Report "Plutonium Separation in Nuclear Power Programs" in Chinese
  42. Chinese scholars express concern about Japan's fissile materials
  43. Plutonium disposition in the United Kingdom - Immobilization option re-opened?
  44. Areva continues negotiations to build reprocessing plant in China
  45. United States grants advance consents rights to Korea for overseas reprocessing
  46. Advisory group recommends building dry storage facility in South Korea
  47. United Kingdom transfers "breeder material" from Dounreay to Sellafield
  48. U.S. Department of Energy set to restart last remaining U.S. reprocessing plant
  49. Alternatives to MOX: a new report by the International Panel on Fissile Materials
  50. Taiwan spent fuel reprocessing tender process suspended
  51. Taiwan tenders spent fuel reprocessing contract
  52. Ukraine and Holtec sign an updated agreement to build spent fuel storage
  53. Two new reports raise fundamental questions on Savannah River MOX plant
  54. Ukraine begins construction of centralized spent fuel storage
  55. No changes in U.S. civilian plutonium stock in 2013
  56. Russia's 2013 civilian plutonium declaration
  57. UK civilian plutonium and uranium stocks in 2013
  58. China has not separated any plutonium in 2013
  59. French civilian plutonium and HEU in 2013
  60. 1,000 tonnes of THORP contracts abandoned since 1994
  61. MOX fuel in Japan: Summary of shipments, use, and storage
  62. Russia reports its 2012 civilian plutonium stock
  63. Switzerland declares its 2013 plutonium stock
  64. U.S. civilian plutonium holdings in December 2012
  65. Sweden wants to transfer ownership of 834 kg of separated plutonium to the United Kingdom
  66. China calls on Japan to return weapons grade plutonium to the United States
  67. U.K. plutonium re-use policy slammed in House of Commons report
  68. Nuclear train accident in Britain latest of a recent series
  69. United Kingdom remains undecided on plutonium reuse options
  70. Rokkasho reprocessing plant expects to begin operations in October 2014
  71. Areva to produce MOX fuel for the Netherlands
  72. Japan reports its 2012 plutonium stock to IAEA
  73. China's 2012 civilian plutonium declaration
  74. Japan's 2012 plutonium management report
  75. France declares its 2012 stocks of civilian plutonium and HEU
  76. Roadmap for ending plutonium separation in Japan
  77. Lessons learned from Sellafield MOX Plant
  78. Switzerland's 2012 plutonium holdings
  79. Areva to build reprocessing plant in China
  80. Dutch spent fuel arrived for reprocessing at La Hague
  81. U.S. Department of Energy sets strategy for dealing with spent fuel
  82. Russia declares its 2011 civilian plutonium holdings
  83. United States declares its 2011 non-military plutonium stock
  84. India plans to increase reprocessing capacity
  85. UK civilian plutonium and HEU stocks in 2011
  86. French civilian plutonium and HEU stocks in 2011