Using its unique, internationally-recognized expertise in the nuclear fuel cycle, Orano has developed efficient products and services adapted to China’s needs, across the fuel cycle from mining to dismantling. This expertise and wide-reaching experience in diverse nuclear projects throughout China and worldwide is the basis of trusting relationships with key nuclear industry players including CNNC, CGN and SPIC supported by proven results.
On a day-to-day basis, this expertise helps China manage the entire nuclear fuel cycle more efficiently, safely and cost-effectively including the supply of uranium, conversion and enrichment services for the growing nuclear fleet, as well as the management of used fuel including reprocessing-recycling and interim dry storage.
As of early 2018:
in turn enables China to pursue ambitious sustainability targets and
implement a closed fuel cycle policy that reduces costs, environmental
impact and risk, as well as develop its domestic supply chain. By 2030,
China’s capacity should reach between 120 and 150 GWe making it the
world’s No.1 nuclear capacity.
Orano provides products and services designed to make the cycle safer, more efficient and more sustainable for China whether as a reference supplier of uranium, through customized conversion and enrichment services or as a key partner in used fuel reprocessing-recycling.
Orano also offers logistics solutions and services including proven used fuel dry storage systems, dismantling, decommissioning & waste management solutions and services as well as nuclear engineering services.