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maintain a sustained nuclear chain reaction. This generates the heat in nuclear power reactors, and produces the fissile material for nuclear weapons. Depleted
The Future Of Clean Nuclear Energy Is Coming
Nuclear power has been around for decades, and it accounts for 19% of energy in the United States. Julian is here to discuss how scientists are now looking a…
Lattice Energy LLC – Compelling Economics of Transmutation vs Combustion of Carbonaceous Energy Sources – Jan 14 2015
from lewisglarsen, ago in Technology
technology can potentially increase the economic value of natural fossil Carbonaceous energy sources by at least 500x; much of this increase in energetic economic value comes from enormous energy densities and BTUs produced by nuclear processes as compared to purely chemical energy processes such as combustion. In British Petroleum’s 63rd annual Statistical Review of World Energy (2014) they estimated that oil will run-out in ~53 years and coal in ~113 years. Given at least 500x increase in the
UPDATE 3-China nuclear power firms to merge in bid to boost global clout
Reuters, on Tue, 03 Feb 2015 17:50:10 -0800
The Chinese power producer currently controls about a tenth of China's nuclear power market, while the State Nuclear Power Technology Corp was formed in 2007 to handle nuclear technology transferred from U.S.-based Westinghouse Electric Co.
Winter Storm Exposes Vulnerability of Nuclear Power Plants …
By Zahra Hirji, InsideClimate News. Jan 29, 2015. Two days after a major snowstorm contributed to the shutdown of the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth, Mass., the facility remains closed. Nuclear power critics cite the Pilgrim …
The National Politics of Nuclear Power: Economics, Security, and Governance
Benjamin K. Sovacool, Scott Victor Valentine, published 2012, 312 pages