2019 (1st Round)
The following projects were selected under the Funding Opportunity Announcement titled "U.S. Industry Opportunities for Advanced Nuclear Technology Development" (DE-FOA-0001817) - 1st round of calendar year 2019 (application due date of October 31, 2019)
Tier I: First of a Kind (FOAK) Nuclear Demonstration Readiness Projects
Cranberry Township, PA
eVinci (TM) Micro Reactor Nuclear Demonstration Unit Readiness Project
Westinghouse and its team to prepare for the Nuclear Demonstration Unit (NDU) of the eVinci micro reactor through design, analysis, testing and licensing to manufacture, site and test the NDU by 2022.
Tier II: Advanced Reactor Development Projects
Passive Radio Frequency Tags and Sensors for Process Monitoring in Advanced Reactors
Dirac Solutions, LLC will develop and commercialize next generation specialized wireless sensing and monitoring passive and semi-passive tags integrated with sensors for the remote process monitoring of advanced reactors.
Kairos Power, LLC
Modeling and Simulation Development Pathways to Accelerate KP-FHR Licensing
Under this proposal, Kairos Power, LLC will bring forward in the schedule critical advanced modeling and simulation capability through the DOE NEAMS program.
Tier III: Regulatory Assistance Grants
Kairos Power, LLC
Pre-Application Licensing Report on the Development of a Mechanistic Source Term Methodology for the Kairos Power Fluoride Cooled High Temperature Reactor (KP-FHR)
Kairos Power, LLC will develop a mechanistic source term for the KP-FHR design including consideration of radionuclides generated and transported in the fuel particle and the barriers to release for licensing basis event analyses.
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