January 11, 2017
An interview on his PBS documentary, The Nuclear Option, filmmaker Miles O’Brien mentions TerraPower’s work on the traveling wave reactor in the context of the advanced reactor industry.
Source: Public Radio InternationalVisit Website
January 04, 2017
Elisabeth Eaves discusses the advanced reactor industry in North America, including an interview with TerraPower’s Kevan Weaver. Notably, Kevan discusses TerraPower’s commitment to and progress towards commercialization for both the traveling wave reactor design and the molten chloride fast reactor design.
Source: Bulletin of the Atomic ScientistsVisit Website
December 06, 2016
In early December, TerraPower named SPX FLOW Inc. as a supply partner. SPX FLOW will provide the primary sodium pumps for TerraPower’s work on their traveling wave reactor (TWR) design. TerraPower President Chris Levesque lauded the partnership.
Source: Pumps & SystemsVisit Website
November 07, 2016
Dan Yurman describes how new nuclear reactor companies must remain innovate to create commercialized technologies. Notably, he mentions TerraPower as one of the companies that is developing its own roadmap for success in the advanced reactor field.
Source: Neutron BytesVisit Website
October 28, 2016
James Osborne of the Houston Chronicle asserts that next-generation nuclear reactor companies, like Bill Gates-backed TerraPower, will offer a long-term energy solution for policymakers.
Source: Houston ChronicleVisit Website
September 03, 2016
Using TerraPower as an example, columnist Dr. Scott Morris reflects on what it takes to solve difficult problems. In his opinion, the company’s success is the result of hard work and mission-driven innovation, principles that could be applied to push any effort forward.
Source: The Commercial AppealVisit Website