November 21, 2023
HALEU fuel pellets to be used in testing of GE's advanced cladding concept.
November 7, 2023
Centrus Energy Corp has produced the nation’s first 20 kilograms of high-assay low-enriched uranium (HALEU) — a crucial material required by many advanced reactor technologies.
October 12, 2023
The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) MARVEL microreactor achieved 90 percent final design, a key step that will allow the project to move forward with fabrication and construction.
October 11, 2023
Demonstration project on track to produce 20 kilograms of HALEU by the end of 2023.
October 4, 2023
Idaho National Laboratory performs new experiment that shows what happens to nuclear fuel when there is a loss of coolant accident.
September 28, 2023
The shipment from TRIGA International is the first of its kind in the world in more than a decade and restores an important fuel supply for TRIGA reactors around the world, including a dozen located at universities across the United States.
September 21, 2023
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) wrapped up final testing on the Atlas railcar. The new specialized railcar will be used to safely and securely transport the nation’s commercial spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste.
September 20, 2023
Testing is underway for an electric-powered prototype of the MARVEL microreactor developed by the U.S. Department of Energy at Idaho National Laboratory (INL) to help advance new reactor technologies.
September 7, 2023
The NRC agreed to review the Carbon Free Power Project’s application to begin early construction activities for one of the nation’s first small modular reactor (SMR) projects.
July 18, 2023
Delivery of 0.5 kilograms is the largest shipment of new heat source plutonium oxide in more than a decade.