TITLE

NuScale study confirms suitability of SMR design to use MOX fuel

AUTHOR(S)
Nathan, Stuart
PUB. DATE
January 2016
SOURCE
Engineer (Online Edition);1/25/2016, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Great Britain's plutonium stockpile could be used to fuel a new design of small modular reactor proposed by American company NuScale Power. The firm reported that its small modular reactor (SMR) design has been evaluated for partial or full fuelling with mixed uranium and plutonium oxide (MOX) fuels.
ACCESSION #
112751125

 

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