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Nuclear Newswire

The coal-to-nuclear conversion: Are Gen IV reactors the answer?

In the ongoing quest to mitigate the effects of climate change, new technology can create new solutions. Even today, however, coal is still a main source of power around the globe, often out of necessity.
Nuclear Engineering International

Terrestrial Energy signs MOU with Invest Alberta

Canada’s Terrestrial Energy and Invest Alberta (the Government of Alberta’s crown corporation promoting high-value investments) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to support commercialisation of Terrestrial Energy’s Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR) Generation IV small modular reactor (SMR) plant in Western Canada.
World Nuclear News

Terrestrial Energy to work with Alberta on SMR commercialisation

A Memorandum of Understanding between the nuclear technology company and Invest Alberta supports commercialisation of Terrestrial Energy's Integral Molten Salt Reactor with a focus on reducing emissions in the oil and gas, and petrochemical industries.
World Nuclear News

US and Canadian regulators complete joint review of Terrestrial’s IMSR

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) and the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) have had agreements since 2017 to cooperate in reviewing advanced reactor and small modular reactor (SMR) technologies.

Terrestrial Energy partners with ANSTO on waste treatment technology

The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organization (ANSTO) and Terrestrial Energy are to explore ANSTO's Synroc proprietary waste treatment technology for used fuel management from the operation of Terrestrial's Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR).
Forbes

Canada And The United States CrissCross Support For Nuclear Energy’s Bright Future

The United States and Canada have a lot to collaborate on in the nuclear energy field, and they seem to be doing a good job of it.
Power Magazine

Top 10 Power Industry News Stories of 2021

In late September, Terrestrial Energy unveiled an upgraded 390-MWe design of its Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR) power plant to meet utility requirements and boost its cost-competitiveness as part of an effort to ramp up its candidacy for deployment at Ontario Power Generation’s (OPG’s) Darlington Nuclear Generating Station.
GreenBiz

Terrestrial Energy’s Simon Irish on the potential of their Integral Molten Salt Reactors

John Davies, Senior Vice President & Analyst at GreenBiz, interviewed Simon Irish, Chief Executive Officer at Terrestrial Energy, during VERGE 21 (October 25-28, 2021).
Power Magazine

Terrestrial Energy Launches 390-MW Molten Salt Nuclear Reactor Design

Terrestrial Energy has unveiled an upgraded 390-MWe design of its Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR) power plant to meet utility requirements and boost its cost-competitiveness as part of an effort to ramp up its candidacy for deployment at Ontario Power Generation’s (OPG’s) Darlington Nuclear Generating Station.
World Nuclear News

Canadian SMR to offer ‘once in a generation’ economic windfall – study

Construction of a small modular reactor (SMR) at Darlington in Ontario will open up global export markets worth many hundreds of billions of dollars over the next several decades for whichever technology is chosen by Ontario Power Generation (OPG), a new study prepared for SMR developer Terrestrial Energy has found.

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