Author Archives: CNE Chile

High-level waste arrives in Japan

23 April 2014 The fourth and largest shipment so far of high-level waste from the UK to Japan has been completed. All such waste, resulting from the reprocessing of used reactor fuel, should be returned from the UK to Japan … Continue reading

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Regulators fight third-time ‘tax’ on nuclear

23 April 2014 American nuclear power companies may have to pay to clean-up military enrichment sites – for the third time over. An independent association of regulators has joined industry to oppose the unwarranted ‘tax’. The US Department of Energy’s … Continue reading

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China seeks clean, sustainable energy for growth

22 April 2014 Nuclear power will feature in China’s efforts to ensure energy security for the country’s continued economic growth, premier Li Keqiang said at the first meeting of the newly-established National Energy Commission (NEA). Headed by Li, the NEA … Continue reading

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Vendors react to Czech cancellation

22 April 2014 An announcement by Areva that is has withdrawn legal action against the Czech Republic completed a round of reactions from the three vendors that made bids to build two new nuclear reactors there. Launched in August 2009, … Continue reading

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Chimney work changes Sellafield skyline

17 April 2014 Work to decommission the iconic filter gallery on the last remaining chimney from the UK’s historic Windscale reactors has reached the half-way point. Two chimneys providing ventilation for the Windscale piles, early reactors built to produce plutonium … Continue reading

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