gas-cooled reactor

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a nuclear reactor using gas as a coolant

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The safety injection pumps that are included in the study are those used in nuclear power reactors (except gas-cooled reactor types).
Acting as a strategic partner to British Energy Projects Division, Jacobs will take responsibility for asset improvement works at five of these sites: Hunterston B, Torness, Hinkley Point B, and Dungeness B which utilize Advanced Gas-Cooled Reactor technology and at Sizewell B where BE operates the U.
24 /PRNewswire/ -- Nuclear Remediation Week reports in its February 27, 1995, issue a landmark joint project between General Atomics (GA) and Russia's Ministry of Atomic Energy (MINATOM) to design a gas-cooled reactor capable of burning weapons-grade plutonium.
The Pebble Bed Modular Reactor (PBMR) is a high temperature gas-cooled reactor.
The fuel elements in a High-temperature Gas-cooled Reactor design are composed of tennis ball-sized spheres of uranium oxide encased in graphite.
EDF Energy operates 14 Advanced Gas-cooled Reactor and one pressurized water reactor, totalling 9548 MWe in generating capacity.
Intergraph Corporation (NASDAQ: INGR) today announced that Chinergy, the organization commissioned to build the world's first commercial, modular high-temperature, gas-cooled reactor in China's Shandong Province, has selected SmartPlant(R) 3D and SmartPlant Enterprise as the core technology for project design and implementation requirements.
Westinghouse is a global nuclear fuel provider for pressurized water reactors (PWRs), including Russian VVER reactors, as well as boiling water reactors (BWRs) and advanced gas-cooled reactors (AGRs).