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Quality control deviations on fuel assembly rods: no operating impact on the French nuclear fleet | EDF FR

Areva notified the EDF Group of quality control deviations on certain rods used to manufacture fuel assemblies... 3 rods are currently in use in the Golfech 2, Flamanville 1 and Cattenom 3 reactors.

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First Cyclife participation to the Waste management symposium | Cyclife

EDF presented methodologies used to determine the sort criteria between the Low Activity Short-lived Waste versus the Intermediate Activity Long-lived Waste zones for the control rods of" Bugey 2", a 900 MW PWR. Energy is our future, save it !.

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First Cyclife participation to the Waste management symposium | Cyclife

EDF presented methodologies used to determine the sort criteria between the Low Activity Short-lived Waste versus the Intermediate Activity Long-lived Waste zones for the control rods of" Bugey 2", a 900 MW PWR. Energy is our future, save it !.

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Nuclear fuel cycle: EDF present at all stages | EDF FR

It is present in the earth's crust as a mixture of uranium 238 and uranium 235 (which accounts for 0 7 %) . Only uranium 235 can be used as a fuel in current reactors... These are placed in sealed zirconium alloy tubes known as rods. The rods are" assembled" into bundles of 264 to form a fuel assembly.

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Accident prevention | EDF FR

For example ",the control clusters" used by operators to adjust electricity generation will automatically drop if an abnormal situation occurs, shutting down the reactor within a few seconds... The wall of tubes ("rods") containing the enriched uranium pellets in each fuel assembly... Reinforcing the systems used to protect nuclear facilities from earthquake and flooding, with the addition of alternative power and water supply systems.

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OpenTURNS | EDF FR

It offers a wide ranging set of methods to quantify, propagate and rank uncertainties... Random dependencies are modelled using copula theory... THREE OPTIONS FOR USE. Developed under Unix / Linux to work on Windows, OpenTURNS can be used in three different ways... using a graphic interface based on the EFICAS open source software developed by EDF's R&D.

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