Small Modular Reactors Could be the Future of U.S. Nuclear Power


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SUGAR LAND–October 13, 2017–Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)–Nuclear power plants fueled by small modular reactors (SMR) could compete with natural gas-fired generation by 2030, according to a study by SMR Start (Washington D.C.), a consortium of nuclear developers and potential operators and customers formed to advance the commercialization of the new reactor design. Industrial Info is tracking three active SMR projects valued at $8.3 billion and an inactive project valued at $900 million in North America.

Within this article: Details on how SMRs could fuel a project growth in energy demand.

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