Managing the Nuclear Fuel Cycle: Policy Implications of Expanding Global Access to Nuclear Power

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This report is intended to provide background information needed to understand the debate over proposed strategies to redesign the global nuclear fuel cycle. It begins with a look at the motivating factors underlying the resurgent interest in nuclear power in some parts of the world, the nuclear power industry's current state of affairs, and the interdependence of the various stages of the nuclear fuel cycle.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: October 19, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Nikitin, Mary Beth

Specialist in Nonproliferation

Creator (Author):
Andrews, Anthony

Specialist in Energy and Defense Policy

Creator (Author):
Holt, Mark

Specialist in Energy Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: October 19, 2012
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United States
Description:

This report is intended to provide background information needed to understand the debate over proposed strategies to redesign the global nuclear fuel cycle. It begins with a look at the motivating factors underlying the resurgent interest in nuclear power in some parts of the world, the nuclear power industry's current state of affairs, and the interdependence of the various stages of the nuclear fuel cycle.

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44 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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