Tag: nuclear energy

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

U.S. Utility Survey Suggests Industry Mulling Additions of 90 GW of New Nuclear

August 11, 2022

Via: PowerMag

A Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) survey suggests U.S. utility members expect to add up to 90 GW of new nuclear generation by the 2050s, including more than 300 new small modular reactors (SMRs) in the U.S. over the next 25 […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Small modular reactor market to reach $18.8 billion by 2030

December 14, 2021

Via: Power Engineering International

The report projects the small modular reactor market to reach $18.8 billion by 2030, up from $3.5 billion in 2020. According to the findings, there are multiple factors driving this growth. The research group says small modular reactors are likely […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Power-to-Power Hydrogen Demonstration Involving Largest U.S. Nuclear Plant Gets Federal Funding

October 14, 2021

Via: PowerMag

Palo Verde Generating Station, a 4-GW nuclear power plant in Arizona, is gearing up to produce hydrogen from a low-temperature electrolysis (LTE) system, and that hydrogen will then be used to fuel a natural gas–fired power plant owned by Arizona […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Exelon to build hydrogen electrolyser at New York nuclear plant

August 23, 2021

Via: Power Engineering SmartGrid

The aim of the project is to explore the environmental sustainability, energy security and economical benefits of using the nuclear site to produce hydrogen. Previously, the hydrogen produced from nuclear energy generation at the site was just stored at the […]