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National Inventories and Management Strategies for Spent Nuclear Fuel and Radioactive Waste Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6616091e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/nuclear-energy/national-inventories-and-management-strategies-for-spent-nuclear-fuel-and-radioactive-waste_9789264265431-en
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Radioactive waste inventory data are an important element in the development of a national radioactive waste management programme since these data affect the design and selection of the ultimate disposal methods.
Japan's Siting Process for the Geological Disposal of High-level Radioactive Waste Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6616071e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/nuclear-energy/japan-s-siting-process-for-the-geological-disposal-of-high-level-radioactive-waste_9789264265035-en
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The Nuclear Energy Agency carried out an independent peer review of Japan’s siting process and criteria for the geological disposal of high-level radioactive waste in May 2016. The review concluded that Japan’s site screening process is generally in...

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Primary energy supply Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/energy/primary-energy-supply.htm
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Primary energy supply is defined as energy production plus energy imports, minus energy exports, minus international bunkers, then plus or minus stock changes.
Financing the Decommissioning of Nuclear Facilities Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6616081e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/nuclear-energy/financing-the-decommissioning-of-nuclear-facilities_9789264265325-en
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Decommissioning of both commercial and R&D nuclear facilities is expected to increase significantly in the coming years, and the largest of such industrial decommissioning projects could command considerable budgets.
Restructuring the Electricity Sector and Promoting Green Growth in Japan Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5k43nxrhfjtd.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/economics/restructuring-the-electricity-sector-and-promoting-green-growth-in-japan_5k43nxrhfjtd-en
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The 2011 disaster and nuclear problems opened the door to a new energy policy, as they raised fundamental questions about the electricity system’s ability to prevent and respond to accidents. In particular, the system has had difficulty coping with the shortages caused by the accident and the...
 
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Did you know that NEA member countries account for approximately 85% of the world's installed nuclear capacity and that in the OECD area, nuclear energy represents almost 22% of the electricity supply?
 
 
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