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Used fuel assemblies, which had been lying for decades at the bottom of Building 5, an ageing used fuel store at Russia’s Andreeva Bay in the Arctic northwest, have been removed and secured. The complex operation that was the first of its kind, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) announced on 26 November.

Date: Friday, 29 November 2019
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsmore-progress-in-andreeva-bay-clean-up-7531300

The first batch of used fuel assemblies from Russia’s Lepse floating technical base (PTB) was delivered to the Atomflot base in Murmansk, Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom announced in late September.

Date: Wednesday, 02 October 2019
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newstransfer-of-damaged-used-fuel-begins-from-russias-lepse-7430982

A plasma melting facility at Bulgaria's Kozloduy nuclear power plant has started operations, heralding a breakthrough in nuclear waste disposal to boost the decommissioning process, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) announced today.

Date: Tuesday, 10 July 2018
Original article: world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/Plasma-plant-starts-operations-in-Bulgaria

An International Atomic Energy Agency International Physical Protection Advisory Service (IPPAS) team of experts on 20 October completed a two-week nuclear security advisory mission in Lithuania, and concluded that its regime is "well established."

Date: Tuesday, 24 October 2017
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsiaea-team-assesses-lithuanian-nuclear-security-5956171

Nuclear vendor AREVA's full-year 2013 free cash flow broke even for the first time since 2005, but three big nuclear power projects -- including most prominently Olkiluoto 3 -- continued to drag down the company's financial results, it said.

Date: Thursday, 27 February 2014
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsol3-continues-to-punish-areva-full-year-results-4186458

Twenty-five nuclear training programmes have been shortlisted for the first annual NEI magazine training awards. The shortlisted courses represent some of the best training courses in the nuclear industry worldwide. The awards are aimed not at people, but at programmes and institutions that promote skills development.

Date: Tuesday, 15 October 2013
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsnei-magazine-training-awards-shortlist-released

The events at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station in Japan have already impacted nuclear policies worldwide. Germany has shut down its oldest nuclear plants for a safety review. China and Switzerland have suspended the approval processes to build new reactors and safety reviews have been ordered in many countries.

Date: Friday, 18 March 2011
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsinternational-impact-of-fukushima-daiichi-emergency

Sellafield Ltd and International Nuclear Services have started transporting a flask of solid highly active waste to The Netherlands. This is a continuation of the programme of repatriating foreign waste to overseas customers as required by contractual obligations and UK government policy.

Date: Friday, 12 March 2010
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newshlw-starts-transport-to-the-netherlands