LPAC: Construction of World’s first demonstration high-temperature nuclear reactor begins in China

Generation IV, by US Department of Energy Nuclear Energy Research Advisory Committee

Generation IV, by US Department of Energy Nuclear Energy Research Advisory Committee / wikimedia *

“High-temperature gas-cooled reactors are one example of so-called fourth generation nuclear technologies (…) are safer and more efficient. They produce a higher temperature heat, which also improves efficiency, and also enables desalination, chemical processing, and other applications unavailable using today’s water-cooled nuclear reactors.”

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