In its natural state, uranium two usually comprises isotopes, U-238 and the slightly lighter U-235. Natural uranium contains only around 0.7% U-235 and most nuclear reactors require a U-235 concentration of between 3% and 5%. The process of increasing the amount of U-235 is called enrichment.

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INNOVATION

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT

As a company ETC invests 20% of its annual revenue on Research and Development, putting us in the very top tier of companies worldwide for re-investment in innovation.

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CENTRIFUGE TECHNOLOGY

WORLD LEADING TECHNOLOGY

ETC has developed the world’s leading technology for uranium enrichment, gas centrifuge technology. The process uses centrifugal forces to enrich the concentration of one isotope of uranium. Our technology is by far the most efficient method of achieving this.

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INSIGHT & NEWS

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01 March 2021

ETC launches new website

ETC has today re-launched its website, with a view to providing better insights into the company’s activities for those seeking to further their career with a high-tech leader in energy solutions.

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19 November 2020

ETC welcomes Cummins as the new co-owner of NPROXX

ETC and Cummins, a global leader in the automotive industry, have today completed their Joint Venture agreement in NPROXX.

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11 November 2020

NPROXX wins 2020 AC2 Innovation Prize

ETC's subsidiary company, NPROXX, has won a prestigious Innovation award for the development of carbon fibre pressure vessels for hydrogen storage.

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