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COGEMA La Hague: production and transport December, 2004

Press release

February 03, 2005

Update on spent fuel stored at COGEMA la Hague
on December 31, 2004
Listed by country and receiving period
(tons of heavy metal)


 FranceGermanyBelgiumSwitzerlandNetherlandsJapanAustralia
Natural uranium oxide
spent fuel
7156320 8929  
 1985-20041995-2004 1998-20041994-2004  
Recycled uranium oxide spent fuel1551     
 1991-20041992     
Light water MOX spent fuel47948 2     
 1996-20041990-2004     
RTR spent fuel0,6 0,4   0,2
 1997-2004 1998-2004   2000-2004



 

Reprocessing schedule for foreign fuel stored at COGEMA la Hague
on December 31, 2004
(listed by country)

 

 20042005200620072008
Germany       
Natural uranium oxide spent fuel 

Recycled uranium oxide spent fuel

      

Light water MOX spent fuel

      
Belgium      

   RTR spent fuel

  
Suisse     

   Natural uranium oxide spent fuel

  
Netherlands     

   Natural uranium oxide spent fuel

 
Australia     

   RTR spent fuel

  



Return of vitrified residues
(Flasks schedule by country , situation on December 31, 2004)
Period 1994 - 2004: finalized
2005 - 2011: scheduled

 199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011Total of flaks
Japan010236860651260000055
Germany001200012121212121212121299129
Belgium00000021211232000014
Switzerland00000001211213221016
Netherlands(*)0000000000111111006
Total01143610201620202923181515109220
UP2, UP3 SA et POST SA hors RTR


(*) 4 flasks under the EPZ contract are to be returned after 2011
The return of the australian vitrified residues are envisaged in 2015