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Thorium molten salt reactor experiment begun in Netherlands

Power Mag 1st Oct 2017, Scientists at the Nuclear Research and Consultancy Group (NRG) in Petten,
Netherlands, have commenced the world’s first thorium molten salt reactor
(TMSR) experiment in more than 45 years (Figure 1). The SALt Irradiation
ExperimeNT, or SALIENT, was developed in cooperation with the European
Commission Joint Research Center’s Institute for Transuranium Elements,
which is located near Karlsruhe, Germany.
http://www.powermag.com/thorium-molten-salt-reactor-experiment-underway-in-the-netherlands/

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October 2, 2017 - Posted by | EUROPE, technology, thorium

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