TerraPower aims to develop a sustainable and economic nuclear energy technology using:

  • Next-generation safe, affordable, clean and secure technologies
  • Advanced materials for more durable metallic fuels
  • World-class leadership for dynamic reactor engineering and innovation
  • Supercomputing for reliable and comprehensive modeling

Mission-Driven Invention

TerraPower’s Generation IV traveling wave reactor (TWR) offers a safe and economic form of low-carbon energy that meets base load demand for electricity. It offers enormous environmental benefits, high barriers to proliferation, and uninterrupted energy security that significantly address many of the issues faced by today’s reactors. Learn more about the TWR’s benefits.