Small Modular Nuclear Reactors

Traditionally a nuclear reactor at a power plant is an immense project costing billions of dollars and producing a gigawatt or more. Now there is a push for much smaller reactors, called Small Modular Reactors, say at a neighborhood scale.

Small Modular Reactors. Are they now unavoidable?
Mini-Nuclear Reactors Are Coming, and They Could Reinvent the Energy Industry
Small Modular Reactors
Rolls-Royce Small Modular Reactor
Prepare for nuclear ‘mini reactors’ in US & UK
SRS Small Modular Reactors

NASA reactors for space travel

NASA’s New Space Reactor Is Powered by Nuclear Fission
The Problem of Power in Space. NASA’s New Kilopower Reactor

U.S. Department of Energy

Energy 101: Small Modular Reactors
Analysis: THE BIG potential of nuclear micro-reactors

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