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Titans Of Nuclear | Interviewing World Experts on Nuclear Energy

Apr 25, 2018

Episode Content:

  • The ARC origen story through resurrection of a decades old nuclear prototype EBR-2

  • A technical discussion on "closing the fuel cycle", "breeding", "electrochemical refining"

  • The advantages of ARC from a Waste, Cost, Safety and matching market conditions

  • A discussion of sodium and "pool type"...

Apr 18, 2018

Episode Content:

  • The origin story of Clearpath and politics role in the climate divide 

  • The "full toolkit" solution to world energy

  • The "more innovation and less regulation" approach to federal policy

  • An explanation of Production Tax credits and how they fit into energy markets

  • "Leveling the playing field" for...

Apr 11, 2018

Episode Content:

  • Mark's background in geology and how that ties in to spent fuel disposal

  • His lab career starting at Los Alamos, then Argonne, then INL

  • INL's history and role in developing nuclear technology

  • New technologies that help bring advanced reactors to fruition

  • Specifically how INL helps facilitate...

Apr 4, 2018

Episode Content:

  • John's career at the Department of Energy, the National Labs, as an ANS congressional fellow, and in the private sector

  • Serving on the Blue Ribbon commission for nuclear waste management

  • Why deployment time is key to cost reduction

  • NEI's national nuclear energy strategy: Preserve, Sustain,...