Riches in Enrichment

Fahey, Jonathan
November 2009
Forbes Asia;11/16/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 17, p32
The article reports that General Electric Co. (GE) is planning to launch a new nuclear reactor fuel with laser technology. It is stated that GE is entering the uranium enrichment business by adopting disruptive and untried technology. It is also stated that fuel supply is not an issue for GE as there are hardly any other plants in the U.S. Its test factory is operating in Wilmington, North Carolina and it plans to build a plant that may generate 1 billion dollar in revenue.


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