HOW CAN WE PROTECT
THE ENVIRONMENT…

AND HAVE CLEAN AIR
IN OUR CITIES…

…WHILE MEETING OUR
GROWING ENERGY NEEDS?

IMSR® IS GAME-CHANGING TECHNOLOGY

Leading the way to a bright energy future.

IMSR®: Transformative Clean Energy Technology

To meet the increasing energy demands of global prosperity, while protecting the environment and the air in our cities that we breathe, we need a game changer.

Terrestrial Energy’s IMSR® Advanced Modular Reactor is that technology.
small and advanced modular reactors technology - integral molten salt nuclear reactor by Terrestrial Energy

Terrestrial Energy is developing revolutionary — not simply evolutionary — nuclear technology. The IMSR® uses completely different nuclear technology for its Advanced Modular Reactor — molten salt fuel instead of conventional solid fuel. With this proven approach, IMSR® Generation IV nuclear power plants are more affordable, cost competitive, and versatile than conventional nuclear power plants.

IMSR® technology can be brought to market quickly. IMSR® power plants can be built in four years and produce electricity or industrial heat at prices competitive with fossil fuels, while emitting no greenhouse gases.

The first IMSR® power plants are expected to come online in the 2020s.

IMSR® technology is today’s clean energy game changer.

Learn more about the IMSR® and how Terrestrial Energy is leading the way to a bright energy future.

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This year’s top 10 list was curated by Bill Gates and includes “new-wave nuclear power,” which spans advanced fission and fusion technologies. Terrestrial Energy’s advanced fission Generation IV IMSR® technology has been cited as one of the “key players,” along with TerraPower which is developing another Generation IV technology.

“Developers of generation IV fission designs, such as Canada’s Terrestrial Energy…have entered into R&D partnerships with utilities, aiming for grid supply by the 2020s,” reads the cover story in MIT Technology Review’s 10 Breakthrough Technologies 2019 issue, curated by Bill Gates.

Terrestrial Energy has completed its siting study with Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) that short-lists a number of sites suitable for a commercial power plant that uses the company’s Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®).

Terrestrial Energy has completed the pre-qualification stage of Canadian Nuclear Laboratories’ invitation process to site a Small Modular Reactor at a CNL-managed site. Responding to the CNL’s 2018 invitation, Terrestrial Energy presented a siting proposal to CNL for its 195 MWe Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®).

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Terrestrial Energy is an industry-leading technology company committed to delivering reliable, emission-free, and cost-competitive nuclear energy with a truly innovative advanced reactor design, the Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®).