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Microscopy and modeling work together to improve nuclear fuel design

By April Gocha / August 26, 2014

Melisssa Teague and colleagues at Idaho National Lab are pioneering research that is providing a microscale view of irradiated fuel, a 3D glimpse that has never been seen before.

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U.S. nuclear energy powwow today

By / December 7, 2010

Third Way and the Idaho National Lab have been holding a “New Millennium Nuclear Energy Summit” this morning in Washington, DC. According to a press release, the meeting is aimed at generating some needed momentum: “Despite the deep divisions in Washington over energy issues, many on both sides agree that nuclear energy must  play a role in the nation’s energy and economic future. The summit will provide a forum to start developing  broader consensus on the future of nuclear energy in the United States and determining the steps needed to  revive the nation’s nuclear energy industry.” INL says the idea for the summit came from conversations between retiring Sen. George Voinovich (R-Ohio),…

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INL poised to lead nuclear renaissance

By / October 26, 2009

According to The Idaho Statesman, Nuclear experts like the Idaho National Laboratory’s Dave Hill are confident as many as 10 reactors will be built in the next two decades. “I think it’s pretty clear there will be a nuclear renaissance,” said Hill, the deputy INL director. Right now it looks like none of the new…

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