Clearance for fuel

3 April 2002

The US government has given its consent for a return shipment of MOX fuel from Japan to the UK. A USA-Japan agreement concerning the peaceful uses of nuclear energy requires US consent for the shipment. The eight assemblies are being returned to BNFL as part of a commitment made by BNFL to Kansai Electric Power following the data falsification debacle in 1999.



Privacy Policy
We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.