TITLE

Waste not, want not?

PUB. DATE
June 1991
SOURCE
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jun1991, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the recycling of several nuclear energy facilities in Germany. Last year Germany dropped the Wackersdorf nuclear fuel reprocessing plant; this year it's goodbye to the Kalkar prototype fast-breeder reactor (Nature, March 28, 1991). The three utilities scheduled to operate the plant have decided to convert it to an oil-burning power station. Reaction to Kalkar's closing was positive at Britain's Dounreay reactor in northern Scotland-AEA Technology, which runs the Dounreay fast reactor, hopes to get Kalkar's unused fuel.
ACCESSION #
9110281430

 

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