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 NRC Approves New Air Cooled Reactor Design 
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In January, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission ruled that the design of the NuScale reactor — which relies on air circulation for cooling — is so safe that it does not need the expensive emergency pumps and backup electrical systems required of big conventional reactors. The decision brings NuScale closer than any company in decades to gaining a license to operate an entirely new reactor design in the U.S. for commercial use.


LINK TO FULL ARTICLE: http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-oregon-nuclear-20180201-story.html

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