AREVA continues fuel delivery to FirstEnergy nuclear plant

FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company has extended its fuel fabrication contract with AREVA for the continued fuel delivery to the Davis-Besse nuclear power station in northwestern Ohio.

Under the amendment of its 2006 agreement, AREVA will provide six batches of reload fuel, and associated engineering services, with deliveries beginning in 2014. All six of these reload batches are firm orders that will supply fuel to Davis-Besse through 2026.