[ RadSafe ] News Distribution: Russia's Nuclear Power Chief Says 42 Nuclear Reactors Will Be Built by 2030

J. Marshall Reber jmarshall.reber at comcast.net
Tue Nov 28 15:53:01 CST 2006

Fascinating - - - I wonder what we do with it?

On Nov 28, 2006, at 4:34 PM, Sandy Perle wrote:

> Russia's top nuclear official on Tuesday denied the polonium, usually
> manufactured in specialized nuclear facilities, could have been
> stolen from a nuclear facility in Russia.
> "Allegations that someone stole it during production are absolutely
> unfounded," said Sergei Kiriyenko, director of the nuclear agency
> Rosatom. "The controls are very tough."
> Kiriyenko said Russia exports 8 grams of polonium-210 monthly, all of
> it to the United States. He said there had been no exports to Britain
> in five years.

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