Megatons To Megawatts Program

The Megatons to Megawatts Program is the name given to the program that implemented the 1993 United States-Russia nonproliferation agreement to convert high-enriched uranium (HEU) taken from dismantled Russian nuclear weapons into low-enriched-uranium (LEU) for nuclear fuel.

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2012 USEC (http//www.USEC.com) announced that the Megatons to Megawatts program had reached a new milestone—450 metric tons of Russian HEU warhead material, equivalent to 18,000 nuclear ... The Megatons to Megawatts program will have eliminated material equivalent of 20,000 nuclear warheads ... Completion of the Megatons to Megawatts agreement may leave a gap in the supply of uranium fuel at a time when the global use of nuclear power is increasing ...

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