Update and Perspective on Small Modular Reactor Development

By Jim Hopf The US Department of Energy has a $452 million program to share development and licensing costs for selected small modular reactor (SMR) designs. The DOE’s goal is Continue Reading →

Update on Nuclear Waste Confidence Court Ruling

By Jim Hopf As I discussed in a June 20 ANS Nuclear Cafe post, a federal appeals court rejected the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s new nuclear Waste Confidence rule, and ordered Continue Reading →