DOD Selects Idaho For Small Nuclear Reactor Demonstrator

Credit: U.S. Department of Energy
A 1-5 megawatt-class mobile nuclear reactor funded by the Strategic Capabilities Office (SCO) will be tested at the Idaho National Laboratory, the U.S. Defense Department announced April 13. The SCO’s Project Pele seeks to demonstrate the first small nuclear reactor designed in the U.S. in decades...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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