Category Archives: Nuclear

GE Silex New Uranium Enrichment Technology Alarms

General Electric says it has successfully tested a faster, cheaper way to produce nuclear reactor fuel, and is planning to commercialize the technology by building a facility in Wilmington, N.C. While the prospect of saving resources to generate energy at

GE Silex New Uranium Enrichment Technology Alarms

General Electric says it has successfully tested a faster, cheaper way to produce nuclear reactor fuel, and is planning to commercialize the technology by building a facility in Wilmington, N.C. While the prospect of saving resources to generate energy at

Alabama Nuclear Reactor, Partly Built, to Be Finished

By MATTHEW L. WALD The directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority unanimously approved a plan on Thursday to finish the partly built Bellefonte 1 nuclear reactor, a project on which the authority spent billions of dollars in the 1970s and ’80s but dropped

Alabama Nuclear Reactor, Partly Built, to Be Finished

By MATTHEW L. WALD The directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority unanimously approved a plan on Thursday to finish the partly built Bellefonte 1 nuclear reactor, a project on which the authority spent billions of dollars in the 1970s and ’80s but dropped

SILEX – Separation of Isotopes by Laser EXcitation

  Silex is pioneering the development and commercialisation of its proprietary laser-based isotope separation technology known as SILEX. The unique SILEX technology has a number of potential commercial applications, including:   Uranium Enrichment – nuclear fuel for electricity production.   Silicon Enrichment

SILEX – Separation of Isotopes by Laser EXcitation

  Silex is pioneering the development and commercialisation of its proprietary laser-based isotope separation technology known as SILEX. The unique SILEX technology has a number of potential commercial applications, including:   Uranium Enrichment – nuclear fuel for electricity production.   Silicon Enrichment

Laser Advances in Nuclear Fuel Stir Terror Fear

Laser Advances in Nuclear Fuel Stir Terror Fear By WILLIAM J. BROAD Scientists have long sought easier ways to make the costly material known as enriched uranium — the fuel of nuclear reactors and bombs, now produced only in giant industrial

Laser Advances in Nuclear Fuel Stir Terror Fear

Laser Advances in Nuclear Fuel Stir Terror Fear By WILLIAM J. BROAD Scientists have long sought easier ways to make the costly material known as enriched uranium — the fuel of nuclear reactors and bombs, now produced only in giant industrial