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Devoted to all aspects of the nuclear fuel cycle including waste management, worldwide. Division specific areas of interest and involvement include uranium conversion and enrichment; fuel fabrication, management (in-core and ex-core) and recycle; transportation; safeguards; high-level, low-level and mixed waste management and disposal; public policy and program management; decontamination and decommissioning environmental restoration; and excess weapons materials disposition.
2021 ANS Virtual Annual Meeting
June 14–16, 2021
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N.Y. drops its objections to sale of Indian Point in deal with Holtec
The State of New York will withdraw its lawsuit against the transfer of Indian Point’s license to Holtec International for decommissioning under a provisional agreement signed on April 14. In exchange, Holtec has agreed to maintain a minimum of $400 million in Indian Point’s decommissioning trust fund for the next 10 years.
July 15–21, 2023
NPIC&HMIT Honorary Chairs:
Richard Wood (University of Tennessee)
Joseph A. Naser II (Retired)
NPIC&HMIT General Chair:
Jamie Coble (University of Tennessee)
NPIC&HMIT Program Chair:
Vivek Agarwal (Idaho National Laboratory)
PSA Honorary Chair:
George F. Flanagan (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
PSA Program Chair:
Askin Guler Yigitoglu (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)