November 27, 2012

GREENHOUSE-FRIENDLY! THAT’S VITALLY IMPORTANT, RIGHT? Nuclear industry looks toward small modular reactors. “These small modular reactors (SMRs), about a third the physical size of traditional ones, would be portable and built mostly in factories. They got a boost last week from the Department of Energy, which announced it would pay up to half the cost to design and license the first ones for the U.S. commercial market.”