December 2019

Nuclear Reactors 743 - Canadian Environmental Lawyer Says Small Modular Reactors Are Not A Good Idea For Canada -Part 2 of 2 Parts

     Small modular reactors (SMRs) are defined as nuclear reactors that generate three hundred megawatts or less. There has been a lot on interest and investment in developing these reactors as a better choice for the use of nuclear power to offset carbon emission than construction of more big conventional nuclear power reactors now in use.

Nuclear Reactors 740 - Nuclear Industry Is Exploring Alternate Uses For Small Modular And Other Advanced Reactors - Part 1 of 3 Parts

Part 1 of 3 Parts
      Most of my posts about nuclear energy concern the generation of electricity. Other uses such as creation of isotopes used in medical diagnosis and treatment or for the generation of heat for residential and business buildings. Today I am going to talk about several other possible uses of nuclear energy.