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Arrival of used nuclear fuel from Italy at the TN International railway terminal of Valognes (France).

Press release


June 30, 2009

Four casks of used fuel from the Italian nuclear power plant of Caorso arrived at the Valognes railway terminal serving the AREVA La Hague plant on June 30, 2009, at 12:05 pm.

The fuel elements will be reprocessed to recover valuable materials and condition the final waste for return to Italy for disposal.