nuclear proliferation

7:53 am
Wed September 12, 2012

Debate over whether local uranium enrichment plant could lead to nuclear proliferation intensifies

Typical uranium enrichment facility
Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Global Laser Enrichment, a subsidiary of GE-Hitachi, will wait a few more weeks for a decision on a 40-year license to build and operate the first laser-based uranium enrichment plant in the world. 

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7:14 am
Fri June 8, 2012

Uranium enrichment possibility at GE-Hitachi in Castle Hayne worries some nuclear scientists

General Electric

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will decide by August whether to grant a 40-year license allowing GE-Hitachi to enrich uranium at a new facility in Castle Hayne.

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