Withdrawal from Euratom
was announced in notes accompanying the bill to triggerArticle 50in January 2017.
"It's a very real potential disruption if you come out of Euratom
and you don't have successful arrangements in place relatively quickly."
Membership of Euratom
is also a condition for Britain hosting what is currently the largest nuclear fusion experiment in the world.
As well as nuclear fuel and reprocessed waste, the UK would also take ownership of Euratom
property used to safeguard the material, such as inspection and monitoring equipment, according to the EU proposals.
inspects the Wylfa nuclear power station on Anglesey.
EU's and Euratom
's ratings and Stable Outlook reflect the following key rating drivers:
They voted 265-194 to delay leaving Euratom
if no alternative agreements are in place in the run-up toBrexitday.
And the diagnosis of hundreds of thousands more sufferers could be delayed if Theresa May ploughs on with her plan to pull out of Euratom
The institute adds that the UK needs to remain an associate member of Euratom
to continue scientific progress in the sector.
The EU's contribution is financed by Euratom
(at the level of 80%) and by the host country, France (the remaining 20%), and covers construction and running costs, as well as contingency costs.
Poiares Maduro, said no: under the Euratom
treaty's article 196, the Brazilians would not be covered by EU rules designed to ensure an adequate supply of uranium in the EU, just because they had business relations with an EU company.