PRISM reactor

3:59 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

GE Hitachi To Pay $2.7 Million To Settle Allegations of False Claims Regarding ESBWR Reactor Design

Economic Simplified Boiling-Water Reactor (ESBWR)
Nuclear Regulatory Commission

GE-Hitachi Nuclear Energy will pay $2.7 million to resolve allegations it made false claims about one of its nuclear reactor designs.  

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7:32 am
Mon May 13, 2013

UK Considers GE's PRISM Nuclear Reactor Design

Nuclear energy is nothing if not controversial.  Environmentalists call out the potential for accidents and the question of what to do with the toxic waste.  But proponents of nuclear energy say a new generation of reactors – integral fast reactors – or IFRs – could solve these problems. 

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