20/07/2021 11:41 PM | Click to read full article
New nuclear fuel could move global nuclear power forward much faster than new nuclear reactors.
The nuclear industry has been focusing on new reactor designs to address a variety of issues like climate change, backing up renewables, and replacing fossil fuels with a reliable baseload alternative. This will certainly be part of any long-term solution. But new reactors will take some time to become common enough to make a real difference.