Japan Nuclear Fuel joins recycling team
A United States industry team formed by AREVA Inc., Washington Group International, and BWX Technologies, Inc. announced the addition of a new team member, Japan Nuclear Fuel Ltd. (JNFL).
The collaboration endorses the DOE’s Global Nuclear Partnership (GNEP) vision and brings domestic and international expertise to support the program. This recycling initiative will make nuclear energy a truly sustainable energy resource.
With the addition of JNFL’s expertise in developing its Rokkasho Reprocessing Plant in Japan, the industry group brings industry know-how in the design, construction, and operation of the Nuclear Fuel Recycling Center proposed in GNEP.