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Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant Jesse Russell

Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant

Jesse Russell

Published August 6th 2012
ISBN : 9785511421773
Paperback
154 pages
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High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Coordinates: 37 06 50 N 88 48 37 W / 37.11389 N 88.81028 W / 37.11389- -88.81028 The Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant is a facility located in McCracken County, Kentucky, near Paducah, Kentucky, thatMoreHigh Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Coordinates: 37 06 50 N 88 48 37 W / 37.11389 N 88.81028 W / 37.11389- -88.81028 The Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant is a facility located in McCracken County, Kentucky, near Paducah, Kentucky, that produces enriched uranium, for nuclear power plants. The plant is now operated by United States Enrichment Corporation, a subsidiary of USEC Incorporated, a publicly traded corporation (NYSE: USU). It is the only operating uranium enrichment facility in the United States, apart from a pilot gas centrifuge installation at the former Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant, and URENCOs in Eunice, New Mexico. The Paducah plant produces low-enriched nuclear fuel for nuclear power plants.