This Smartphone Microscope is Changing the Way U.S. Tribal Students View Nuclear EnergyLearn More
November 23, 2020
STEM activity engages students in U.S. Tribes through a smartphone microscope.
It’s Time for the United States to Demonstrate Advanced ReactorsLearn More
October 14, 2020
TerraPower and X-energy demo projects will set the tone for DOE's Advanced Reactor Demonstration Program.
New Report Highlights Nuclear Flexibility in Clean Energy SystemsLearn More
September 15, 2020
NICE Future initiative report examines nuclear flexibility and the potential role it can play in clean energy systems.
National Lab Designs System to Produce Solid Metal Hydride ModeratorLearn More
November 10, 2020
National lab develops a system to fabricate solid yttrium hydride to be used as a moderator in compact, high-temperature reactors.
Versatile Test Reactor Project Reaches Critical Decision MilestoneLearn More
September 25, 2020
Versatile Test Reactor project moves to next phase of DOE's Critical Decision process.
U.S. Department of Energy Announces Plans for Environmental Impact Statement for Versatile Test Reactor
Published draft of Environmental Impact Statement for Versatile Test Reactor expected by mid-December 2020.
November 19, 2020
American Nuclear Society Honors Nuclear Energy Assistant Secretary with ANS Presidential Citation
Dr. Rita Baranwal receives Presidential Citation award by American Nuclear Society at the ANS Winter Meeting.
November 18, 2020
DOE Approves Award for Carbon Free Power Project
Statement by Dr. Rita Baranwal on DOE cost-share award for UAMPS Carbon Free Power Project.
October 16, 2020
U.S. Department of Energy Announces $160 Million in First Awards under Advanced Reactor Demonstration Program
TerraPower and X-energy awarded $160 million in initial funding to demonstrate reactors within 5 to 7 years.
October 13, 2020
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