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UK office receives site license application for Sizewell C
Artist’s rendering of the Sizewell site, with Sizewell C at right. Image: EDF Energy
The United Kingdom’s Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) on June 30 received a nuclear site license application from EDF Energy subsidiary NNB Generation Company (SZC) Limited to construct and operate two reactors at the Sizewell site in the county of Suffolk, northeast of London.
Item ID: 690014|ISBN: 978-0-89448-554-1
1988|1st Edition|252 pages
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This publication is intended to provide a source of information related to the design and operation of facilities and equipment that primarily handle radioactive materials involved in examinations, reprocessing, fusion, fuel handling, and remote maintenance. Many of the methods outlined in the book are also appropriate to handling other hazardous materials.