Jun 15, 2015

Japan Nuclear Fuel again faces delay in fuel cycle project

Japan Nuclear Fuel Ltd. looks certain to face a fresh delay in the completion of its spent fuel reprocessing plant in Rokkasho, Aomori Prefecture, as regulators are unlikely to end their safety checks by the end of this month, as the company had expected. ...

Rokkasho plant seeks screening

Jan 7, 2014

Rokkasho plant seeks screening

Japan Nuclear Fuel Ltd. filed Tuesday for regulatory safety screening of its spent nuclear fuel reprocessing plant, whose completion has been delayed more than 20 times. The company aims to complete the plant in the village of Rokkasho, Aomori Prefecture, by October, expecting safety ...