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Author: OECD Nuclear Energy Agency
Publisher: Nuclear Energy Agency, Organisation for Economic C
Keywords: perspective, red, book, retrospective, demand, production, years, uranium, resources, forty
Number of Pages: 276
Published: 2006-01-01
ISBN-10: 9264028064
ISBN-13: 9789264028067

The "Red Book", jointly prepared by the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency and the International Atomic Energy Agency, is a recognised world reference source on the uranium industry. This publication collates and analyses key information drawn from the twenty editions of the Red Book published between 1965 and 2004, in order to set out a comprehensive review of developments in the world uranium industry from the birth of civilian nuclear energy through to the beginning of the 21st century. It summarises developments in the major uranium-producing countries and topics covered include: installed nuclear
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: OECD
Keywords: demand, production, resources, uranium
Number of Pages: 456
Published: 2010-07-09
ISBN-10: 9264047891
ISBN-13: 9789264047891

  With several countries currently building nuclear power plants and planning the construction of more to meet long-term increases in electricity demand, uranium resources, production and demand remain topics of notable interest. In response to the projected growth in demand for uranium and declining inventories, the uranium industry – the first critical link in the fuel supply chain for nuclear reactors – is boosting production and developing plans for further increases in the near future. Strong market conditions will, however, be necessary to trigger the investments required to meet pr
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Author: OECD Nuclear Energy Agency
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: report, joint, uranium, depleted, management
Number of Pages: 59
Published: 2001-08-21
ISBN-10: 9264195254
ISBN-13: 9789264195257

Large stocks of depleted uranium have arisen as a result of enrichment operations, especially in the United States and the Russian Federation. Countries with depleted uranium stocks are interested in assessing strategies for the use and management of depleted uranium. The choice of strategy depends on several factors, including government and business policy, alternative uses available, the economic value of the material, regulatory aspects and disposal options, and international market developments in the nuclear fuel cycle. This report presents the results of a depleted uranium study conduct
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Author: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: uranium, production, environnementaux, aspects
Number of Pages: 192
Published: 1999-10-06
ISBN-10: 9264273743
ISBN-13: 9789264273740

Le respect de l’environnement prend une importance croissante dans le secteur de la production d'uranium car : - les nouvelles installations doivent être conformes aux normes de plus en plus strictes imposées par de nombreux pays ; - un grand ...
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Author: Gene Aloise
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: nuclear, reflect, facility, funding, estimates, readiness, technology, processing, uranium, national, weapons, security, admin, nnsa, plans
Number of Pages: 38
Published: 2011-02
ISBN-10: 1437943152
ISBN-13: 9781437943153

Built in the 1940s, the Y-12 Nat. Security Complex, located in Oak Ridge, TN, is the NNSA primary site for enriched uranium activities. Because Y-12 facilities are outdated and deteriorating, NNSA is building a more modern facility -- known as the Uranium Processing Facility (UPF). NNSA plans to include more advanced technologies in the UPF to make uranium processing and component production safer. This report: (1) assessed NNSA's estimated cost and schedule for constructing the UPF; (2) determined the extent to which UPF will use new, experimental technologies, and identify resultant risks; a
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Author: National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Nuc
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: supply, uranium, alternative, energy, nuclear, systems, research, council, committee, national, delivery, year, resources, report, resource, problems, group, panel
Number of Pages: 88
Published: 1978
eBookDB-ID: NAP:11567
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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: vol, era, materials, inventory, report, initiative, war, cold, opportunities, stock, challenges, posed, inventories, taking
Number of Pages: 215
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788138081
ISBN-13: 9780788138089

The U.S. Energy Dept. is storing at least 820 million kg of nuclear & non-nuclear materials in inventory at 44 sites in 19 states: spent nuclear fuel, plutonium, natural & enriched uranium, depleted uranium, lithium, sodium, lead, chemicals, weapons components, scrap metal & material. Three materials make up an estimated 95% of the total: depleted uranium, scrap metal, & lithium. Left unattended, much of this material could present environmental, health, or safety risks. Maintaining these materials in a safe condition costs millions of dollars/year.
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