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Urenco expansion poses no environmental impact, says US NRC

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

19 March 2015

The US Nuclear Regulation Commission (NRC) has found no significant environmental impact from a proposed expansion of capacity for the Urenco USA uranium enrichment facility with the flexibility to use depleted uranium feedstock.

Centrus files first results

Corporate

17 March 2015

Centrus Energy has announced its first quarterly results since emerging from the restructuring of USEC last year, which interim president and CEO John Castellano said was "a year of transition."

Brazil's Angra plant to get domestic fuel

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

06 November 2014

INB enrichment - 48Industrias Nucleares do Brasil will provide enriched uranium for the first time for unit 1 of the country's sole nuclear power plant. Previously, the Resende plant was entirely engaged with foreign companies.

USA’s uranium processing facility achieves site readiness

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

17 March 2015

The Uranium Processing Facility project in Tennessee has celebrated its first major milestone with the completion of site readiness work, the National Nuclear Security Administration has said.

Urenco's results 'good, despite challenging market'

Corporate

06 March 2015

The Urenco group posted a net income of €404.5 million ($439.3 million) for 2014, 20.2% up on the previous year. The company plans to slow the rate of installation of new capacity at its US plant from 2016, while the start date for a UK facility for deconversion has been pushed back to 2017.

Paducah deactivation begins

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

22 October 2014

Paducah_handover_ceremony_(DoE)_48Work to deactivate the former Paducah gaseous diffusion enrichment plant can begin in earnest after Centrus Energy subsidiary United States Enrichment Corporation formally handed back full control of the Kentucky complex to the US Department of Energy (DoE).