March 22, 2023
DOE Transfers Spent Nuclear Fuel to Dry Storage as Part of Idaho Settlement Agreement
The transfer marks a major milestone in the Idaho Settlement Agreement.
March 9, 2023
Framatome Makes First TRIGA Fuel for U.S. Research Reactors
TRIGA International successfully makes first TRIGA fuel element in more than ten years.
March 7, 2023
Nine Mile Point Begins Clean Hydrogen Production
Nine Mile Point facility is the first-of-its-kind in the United States to generate clean hydrogen using nuclear power.
February 27, 2023
Westinghouse Makes Major Component for eVinci Microreactor Project
12-foot heat pipe is one of the largest of its kind ever built.
January 20, 2023
NRC Certifies First U.S. Small Modular Reactor Design
NuScale power module becomes the first SMR design certified by the NRC.
January 12, 2023
U.S. and Japan Team Up for World’s First Safety Tests on Fast Reactor Fuels in 20 Years
New experiment device will be used to perform the world’s first transient tests on fast reactor fuels in more than two decades.
October 18, 2022
Southern Company Services and TerraPower Build World’s Largest Chloride Salt System
Integrated Effects Test is instrumental to developing Molten Chloride Fast Reactor technology.
September 1, 2022
Sandia Researchers Deliver Power to the Grid with New Brayton Cycle Technology
Successful Sandia test takes major step forward in developing new energy conversion systems that could dramatically boost the efficiency of power plants across the country.
August 23, 2022
X-energy Completes $40 Million Project to Further Develop High-Temperature Gas Reactor
Technology development project helps pave a path toward X-energy's multi-billion-dollar demonstration project.
July 27, 2022
DOE Selects Sodium-Cooled Fast Reactor Design for Versatile Test Reactor in Idaho
DOE issues record of decision to build a sodium-cooled fast test reactor at Idaho National Laboratory.