Experimental Breeder Reactor I: A retrospective

By Will Searight In the not-so-distant 20th century past, our planet was in an uncertain new-world order. The second of two major wars had dramatically reshaped the landscape of the Continue Reading →

RadioNuclear 22: HBO’s Chernobyl: A Setback or Opportunity?

By Doug Hardtmayer Episode 22 of RadioNuclear is now available. In this episode, we discuss the recent miniseries “Chernobyl”, which recently concluded on HBO. We debunk some of the more Continue Reading →

Advocating for Nuclear with the NESD

By Hannah Gardiner Sometimes it feels like we’re fighting an uphill battle for nuclear energy – and perhaps we are. Indeed, because an April 2018 survey by Pew Research found Continue Reading →

Nuclear Developments on the Water

by Will Davis Several news items have come in this week which have one common theme – nuclear energy operation on the water. CHINA’S ICEBREAKER PROGRAM APPEARS TO DIVERSIFY It’s Continue Reading →

ANS Friday Nuclear Matinee 2/1: Vogtle Timeline Update

Our latest ANS Nuclear Cafe Matinee film is the latest video update by Southern Company on the progress of the Vogtle nuclear plant expansion.  This video runs just over seven Continue Reading →

Nuclear Plant Construction Delay and Cost 3

by Will Davis The year 1971 saw a continuation of the general trend of rising capital costs for all types of power plants, described by the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission Continue Reading →