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Dan Yurman ~ For breaking nuclear news follow me on Twitter @djysrv or https://www.twitter.com/djysrv ~ About this blog and disclaimers for NeutronBytes Blog ~ https://neutronbytes.com/2014/08/31/welcome-post/ ~ Email me: neutronbytes [at] gmail [dot] com ~ Mobile via Google Voice 216-369-7194 ~ I am not active on Facebook. ~ Header Image Credit: http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap110904.html ~ ** Emails sent by readers about blog posts are considered to be comments for publication unless otherwise noted. ** The content of this blog is protected by copyright laws of the U.S. "Fair use" provisions apply. The RSS feed is for personal use only unless otherwise explicitly granted.

Hitachi Calls it Quits for UK Wylfa Nuclear Project

Hitachi Ends Its Engagement at Wylfa Rolls Royce to Offer Mid-size Reactor as a Lifeline for Wylfa Site Nuclear Essential to Hydrogen Future, says LucidCatalyst Hitachi Calls it Quits for UK Wylfa Nuclear Project UK / Hitachi Confirms Plans To … Continue reading

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TerraPower Teams with Centrus Energy to Produce HALEU Fuel

TerraPower and Centrus Propose HALEU Facility CNL and Terrestrial Energy to Collaborate on IMSR Power Plant DOE Heads North to Alaska to Work on Micro Reactors World Nuclear Association Appoints Sama Bilbao y León, Ph.D as New Director General UAE … Continue reading

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NASA Seeks Industry Proposals for Compact Nuclear Power Systems to be Used in Exploration of the Moon and Mars

NASA Seeks Industry Proposals to Put Nuclear Reactors on Moon and Mars General Atomic Delivers Nuclear Propulsion Plans To NASA Framatome Partners with ADAGOS to Use AI in Nuclear Engineering CNL Announces SMR Research Partnership with Kairos Power Approval Granted … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Labor Day 2020

Neutron Bytes is taking a week off for the Labor Day holiday. In the last decade of the 19th century, Americans toiled 12 hours a day, seven days a week, often in physically demanding, low-paying jobs. Child labor at a … Continue reading

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NuScale Completes Key Milestone with NRC

NRC Issues Final Safety Evaluation Report for NuScale Small Modular Reactor Holtec Successfully Completes Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission Phase 1 Vendor Design Review NRC releases Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Interim Storage Partners’ Consolidated Interim Storage Facility The Nuclear Regulatory … Continue reading

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TerraPower Partners with GE Hitachi to Develop a Commercial Sodium Cooled Faster Reactor that Leverages a Molten Salt Thermal System

TerraPower and GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Introduce Commercial Natrium [tm] Power Production and Storage System TerraPower and GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) announced on 08/27/20 the launch of the Natrium[tm] reactor and energy system architecture. This advanced nuclear technology features … Continue reading

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Bechtel, GE-Hitachi, TerraPower Tapped for Design and Build the Versatile Test Reactor

Battelle Energy Alliance (BEA) has initiated contract negotiations with a team led by Bechtel National Inc. to support the design and build phase of the Versatile Test Reactor, a one-of-a-kind facility that would support research and development of innovative, clean nuclear energy … Continue reading

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Kenya Unveils Plans for a $5B 1000MW Nuclear Power Plant

Kenya has a $5B plan to Build a 1000MW Nuclear Power Station South Korea Eyes Czech Plans for New Nuclear at Dukovany CEZ Says It Will Start Vendor Selection for Dukovany Later this Year Poland Updates Plans for New Nuclear … Continue reading

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Hitachi Returns to Wylfa UK Nuclear Project

UK / Hitachi Reopens Talks with UK Government to Finance the Wylfa UK Nuclear Project X-energy / Submits Its SMR for CNSC Vendor Design Review SMRs / Alberta Becomes Fourth Canadian Province To Join Partnership Brazil / Eletrobras Releases Schedule … Continue reading

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New Group Calls for Nuclear Energy Policy Focus in the White House

New Group Calls for Parity in Policy Focus & Incentives Offered to Renewables and Nuclear Energy Other Nuclear News Invest in Nuclear to Galvanize Growth, says OECD-NEA Jacobs Selected by Moltex Energy to Help Develop a New Type of Nuclear … Continue reading

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