Advancing Implementation of Decommissioning and Environmental Remediation Programmes
CIDER Project: Baseline Report

IAEA Nuclear Energy Series No. NW-T-1.10

Subject Classification: 0800-Nuclear fuel cycle and waste management

English STI/PUB/1729; (ISBN:978-92-0-101316-3); 99 pp.; 7 figures; € 37.00; Date Published: 2016

Download PDF (2.19 MB)

Despite significant progress having been achieved in recent years, much remains to be done in terms of addressing the legacies from the early development of nuclear energy, including the dismantling of redundant research and fuel cycle facilities, research reactors and power plants, and the remediation of sites affected by past uranium mining and processing operations. Some countries are moving forward with dealing with these legacies, and accordingly have built up appropriate technical resources and expertise, but many national programmes still face very significant challenges. This publication discusses the barriers that prevent the implementation of decommissioning and environmental remediation (D&ER) projects and provides potential solutions to overcome the identified barriers and thereby facilitates a better implementation of D&ER programmes.

IAEA Nuclear Energy, Nuclear Fuel Cycle and Waste Management, Nuclear Facilities, Decommissioning, Radioactive Wastes, Hazardous Waste Site Remediation, Regulatory Framework, Nuclear Energy, National Policy, Implementation, Constraints, Technological Issues, Research Reactors, Uranium Mining and Milling, Legal Aspects, Solutions, Environmental Remediation Programmes, Nuclear Power Plants, Stakeholder, Legacy Issues, Communication, CIDER, Funding, Lessons Learned, Waste Disposal, Transparency, Dismantling

Download Order Form PDF
You might also like

Country Nuclear Power Profiles ...

Non-serial Publications

EnglishIAEA-CNPP/2018/CD

(ISBN:978-92-0-157718-4)

Read more

Nuclear Power Reactors in the World ...

Reference Data Series No. 2

EnglishIAEA-RDS-2/38

(ISBN:978-92-0-101418-4)

Read more

Country Nuclear Power Profiles ...

Non-serial Publications

EnglishIAEA-CNPP/2017/CD

(ISBN:978-92-0-150818-8)

Read more

Opportunities for Cogeneration with Nuclear Energy ...

IAEA Nuclear Energy Series No. NP-T-4.1

EnglishSTI/PUB/1749

(ISBN:978-92-0-103616-2)

Read more

Nuclear Power Reactors in the World ...

Reference Data Series No. 2

EnglishIAEA-RDS-2/37

(ISBN:978-92-0-104017-6)

Read more

Country Nuclear Power Profiles ...

Non-serial Publications

EnglishIAEA-CNPP/2016/CD

(ISBN:978-92-0-156916-5)

Read more

Nuclear Power Reactors in the World ...

Reference Data Series No. 2

EnglishIAEA-RDS-2/36

(ISBN:978-92-0-103716-9)

Read more

Country Nuclear Power Profiles ...

Non-serial Publications

EnglishIAEA-CNPP/2015/CD

(ISBN:978-92-0-158515-8)

Read more

Nuclear Power Reactors in the World ...

Reference Data Series No. 2

EnglishIAEA-RDS-2/35

(ISBN:978-92-0-104915-5)

Read more

New Technologies for Seawater Desalination Using Nuclear Energy ...

IAEA TECDOC No. 1753

EnglishIAEA-TECDOC-1753

(ISBN:978-92-0-100115-3)

Read more

Country Nuclear Power Profiles ...

Non-serial Publications

EnglishIAEA-CNPP/2014/CD

(ISBN:978-92-0-158514-1)

Read more