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Trump Signs Legislation to Promote Advanced Nuclear Reactor Technology


The bill reinforces the administration’s efforts to revitalize the U.S. nuclear industry.
GreenTech Media 

It also directs the DOE to facilitate the siting of advanced reactor research demonstration facilities through partnerships with private industry.

On the technical side, the legislation requires DOE to develop a fast test reactor, or fast neutron source, used for testing advanced reactor fuels and materials. The U.S. doesn’t currently have this capability.

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October 5, 2018 - Posted by | politics, technology, USA

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