Nuclear Aims SmallOctober 01, 2012
Within a larger discussion on projected funding from the U.S. Department of Energy for small modular reactors (SMR), TerraPower CEO John Gilleland provides perspective on TerraPower’s alternative reactor technology and its advantages over popular SMR designs.
Author: Richard SchlesingerVisit Website »
TerraPower Seeking Partners for Demonstration TWRSeptember 27, 2012
TerraPower’s Roger Reynolds provides a general update on the company and technology.
Author: Victoria BaghdjianVisit Website »
Source: Platt’s Nucleonics Week (subscription required)
Power Surge: Uranium Alloy Fuel for TerraPowerJuly 10, 2012
Y-12 Report highlights work that has been conducted at the complex on behalf of TerraPower. Since 2010, the Y‑12 National Security Complex has provided TerraPower with technical support on fabrication methods for a uranium alloy fuel for the TWR.
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Next Nukes at Hanford Might be Little GuysJune 28, 2012
TerraPower’s traveling wave reactor is discussed among the other nuclear energy innovation taking place in Washington State.
Author: John StangVisit Website »
Is the Future of Nuclear Power in Minireactors?June 06, 2012
NPR reviews the various small modular reactor designs under development, including TerraPower’s traveling wave reactor.
Author: Christopher JoyceVisit Website »
Source: National Public Radio
Breed and Burn Reactors–Could Recycling Waste Redeem Nuclear Power?May 24, 2012
Mitch Beedie examines TerraPower’s reactor design, looking at the viability of extracting energy from depleted uranium to power new nuclear reactors.
Author: Mitch BeedieVisit Website »