Unions demand closure of Mox plant and rebuild
- A panel shouts `play ball'. Blum, Albert A. // Labor Law Journal;Jul96, Vol. 47 Issue 7, p426
Explains how the Atomic Energy Labor Management Panel may provide a guideline for a procedure to deal with disputes in baseball and in other sports. Reason behind the creation of the Panel; Settlement of disputes in the Panel; Discussion with labor and management of a threatened strike.
- Sellafield MOX plant to close. // TCE: The Chemical Engineer;Sep2011, Issue 843, p10
The article reports on the statement issued by the British Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) as of September 2011 that the mixed oxide (MOX) fuel facility in Sellafield, England is planned to be shut down due to uncertainties in the Japanese nuclear industry, the plant's major customer.
- NUCLEAR FALLOUT. Stirling, Nigel // Estates Gazette;4/26/2008, Issue 816, p98
The article considers the closure of Sellafield nuclear plant in Cumbria, England and its impact on the county's economy. Up to 8,000 workers are expected to lose their jobs during the next 20 years as a result of the nuclear decommissioning process. According to Rosie Mathisen, director of...
- Plutonium plans in limbo. Cartlidge, Edwin // Nature;8/11/2011, Vol. 476 Issue 7359, p140
The article focuses on the closure of a mixed oxide fuel (MOX) facility in Sellafield, England. It says that Britain's Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) will close a troubled Sellafield facility after reactor shutdowns in Japan. It states that the reactor shutdowns eliminated the...
- FINANCIAL IMPLICATIONS OF EARLY DECOMMISSIONING. Hewlett, James G. // Energy Journal;1991 Special Issue, p279
The article looks at the potential implication of the so-called premature retirement of a nuclear power plant for the funding of decommissioning of such unit. It explains the techniques of assessing the economic life of such a nuclear facility. It explores the regulatory factors that might...
- Dounreay dispute escalates. // Professional Engineering;03/14/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p4
Reports on the growing conflict between executives at the Dounreay Nuclear Power Plant in Caithness, Scotland and its union employees. Issues of contention.
- M0x returned amid protests. // International Power Generation;Oct2002, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p5
Reports that the containers of radioactive plutonium fuel, mixed oxide fuel which were rejected by Japan have arrived back at the Sellafield nuclear reprocessing plant in Great Britain. Protests against the rejection; Information about the shipment of the product.
- Plant falls far short of production capacity. // Professional Engineering;5/19/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p3
The article reports that the Mixed Oxide (Mox) fuel reprocessing plant at Sellafield, England falls short of its production capacity which is 120 tonnes of Mox fuel a year.
- FOREWORD. // OECD Papers;2005, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p3
A foreword to the publication which documents the studies on the mixed oxide fuel manufacturing process is presented.