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Arrival of spent fuel from Switzerland at the COGEMA Logistics Valognes railway terminal.

Press release

December 10, 2004

Two casks of spent fuel from the Swiss nuclear power plant of Gösgen arrived at the Valognes railway terminal serving COGEMA La Hague on December 10th, 2004, at 9:43 am.

The fuel elements shall be stored at the COGEMA La Hague pools for cooling, and will be then reprocessed to recover valuable materials and condition the final waste for return to Switzerland for disposal.