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The French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) is a key player in research, development and innovation.
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Video | Interview | Nuclear reactors | Radioactive waste | Fuel Cycle
Why treat and recycle fuel after its use in a reactor? How do we treat and recycle spent fuel? What kind of spent fuel treatment and recycling will be used in the future?Discover the answers to these questions in a video with Bernard Boullis, Programm director of nuclear fuels cycle in the CEA. This interview with illustrations allows to understand in a educational way the principle of the treatment and the recycling of nuclear fuel.
CEA is a French government-funded technological research organisation in four main areas: low-carbon energies, defense and security, information technologies and health technologies. A prominent player in the European Research Area, it is involved in setting up collaborative projects with many partners around the world.