This policy paper recommends the actions deemed necessary to assure that future US and other non-Communist countries' nuclear fuels supply will be adequate to meet future energy demand. The recommended decisions form a nuclear fuels supply policy for the United States Government and private sector.
Table of Contents
1. Nuclear Energy—Who Needs It? 2. Alternatives to Nuclear Energy 3. Established Commercial Technology for Nuclear Steam Supply Systems in Use Today 4. Prospective Technology for Future Nuclear Steam Supply Systems 5. Nuclear Fuel for Light Water Reactors 6. Demand and Supply of Nuclear Fuel for Light Water Reactors 7. The Constraints on Meeting Nuclear Fuel Demand 8. The Major Unresolved Issues and Options in Demand, Supply and Use of Nuclear Fuels for Light Water Reactors 9. Policy Conclusions and Recommendations