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Global Small Modular Reactor Market Size Estimated to Reach USD 13.0 Billion By 2030, Growing at 3.6% CAGR: Polaris Market Research

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Also, their power output capacity positively influences the small modular reactor market sales.

Key Points: 
  • Also, their power output capacity positively influences the small modular reactor market sales.
  • Increasing number of environmental initiatives associated with the development of SMRs is anticipated to flourish the small modular reactor market demand.
  • Based on application, the power generation segment is expected to hold the highest revenue share in the small modular reactor market.
  • SMRs can generate safe, clean, and affordable nuclear power, thereby fueling the segmental growth in the small modular reactor industry.

Lightbridge Announces Upcoming Media Appearance Taking Place at COP27

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Friday, November 18, 2022

Key Points: 
  • Mr. Grae will speak about the focus on nuclear energy at COP27 and its growing acceptance as a foundational clean energy source.
  • Lightbridge (NASDAQ: LTBR) is an advanced nuclear fuel technology development company positioned to enable carbon-free energy applications that will be essential in preventing climate change.
  • To date, Lightbridge has been awarded twice by the U.S. Department of Energys Gateway for Accelerated Innovation in Nuclear program to support development of Lightbridge Fuel.
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A group of journalists from HT investigates the impact of Fukushima's controversial plan to dump water into the ocean

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Thursday, November 24, 2022

A group of international journalists led by Global Think Agency investigates and analyzes the impact of the controversial plan to discharge water from Fukushima into the sea.

Key Points: 
  • A group of international journalists led by Global Think Agency investigates and analyzes the impact of the controversial plan to discharge water from Fukushima into the sea.
  • It is currently unknown how the long-lived radioactive isotopes contained in the contaminated water will interact with marine biology, this situation is "unprecedented".
  • Tepco is also accused of irresponsibly delaying the cooling of the reactors with salt water because it was going to ruin them beyond repair.
  • HT is a global agency specializing in developing documentary, research and entertainment content.

First Completion of a Full Treatment Workflow in the First European Hospital-Based BNCT Facility

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Neutron Therapeutics, Inc. and the Helsinki University Hospital are collaborating to launch the first European hospital-based BNCT facility.

Key Points: 
  • Neutron Therapeutics, Inc. and the Helsinki University Hospital are collaborating to launch the first European hospital-based BNCT facility.
  • Cosylab is a proven partner with over two decades of experience solving complex software and integration challenges in radiation therapy.
  • It is also the only device producing an IAEA-compliant BNCT beam for the effective and safe clinical use of neutrons.
  • Neutron Therapeutics is a leading provider of boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) systems for use in the radiation treatment of cancer patients.

Bruce Power joins Canadian delegation at COP27 to promote role of nuclear energy in global decarbonization efforts

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Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Bruce Power, in returning Units 1-4 to service from 2003-12, provided the province with 70 per cent of the carbon-free energy it needed to shut down coal, which it accomplished in 2014.

Key Points: 
  • Bruce Power, in returning Units 1-4 to service from 2003-12, provided the province with 70 per cent of the carbon-free energy it needed to shut down coal, which it accomplished in 2014.
  • In 2021, the company announced the issuance of $500 million in Green Bonds, a global first for nuclear power and recognition of the critical role the technology plays in fighting climate change.
  • Bruce Power is participating in COP27 as part of the Canadian Nuclear Association (CNA) delegation.
  • The CNA delegation is also partnered with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and will support its program, panels, and exhibition.

Terrestrial Energy and Orano Complete Successful IMSR Fuel Packaging and Transportation Evaluation

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Tuesday, November 1, 2022

and OAKVILLE, Ontario, Nov. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Terrestrial Energy has completed a regulatory evaluation of packaging and cross-border transportation of Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR) nuclear fuel in collaboration with Orano, a global leader in the nuclear fuel cycle.

Key Points: 
  • and OAKVILLE, Ontario, Nov. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Terrestrial Energy has completed a regulatory evaluation of packaging and cross-border transportation of Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR) nuclear fuel in collaboration with Orano, a global leader in the nuclear fuel cycle.
  • This work demonstrates that nuclear fuel packaging used by Orano today to service the nuclear industry is suitable for the transportation and supply of IMSR fuel.
  • Packaging and transportation of nuclear reactor fuel are subject to strict regulatory requirements that ensure safety and protect property and the environment.
  • Orano and Terrestrial Energy completed this evaluation as part of a broad-scope agreement that includes services such as uranium enrichment, chemical conversion to IMSR fuel form, its production, transportation, packaging and logistics.

Minister Wilkinson Positions Canada's Nuclear Sector as Provider of Reliable, Affordable and Non-Emitting Energy on the Global Stage

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Friday, October 28, 2022

"In order to achieve our economic and climate objectives, Canada will need to significantly expand its electric grid.

Key Points: 
  • "In order to achieve our economic and climate objectives, Canada will need to significantly expand its electric grid.
  • All sources of non-emitting energy must be considered for this significant challenge including nuclear.
  • The Government of Canada will work with like-minded countries to ensure that Canadian nuclear energy and technologies support the transition to a prosperous, safe and secure net-zero world."
  • In December 2020, Canada released its SMR Action Plan , which focuses on the opportunity presented by this cutting-edge nuclear technology.

Global Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Market Analysis Report 2022: An $18.44 Billion Market by 2030 - Rising Forensic and Research Applications - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Monday, August 29, 2022

The global polymerase chain reaction market size is expected to reach USD 18.44 billion by 2030.

Key Points: 
  • The global polymerase chain reaction market size is expected to reach USD 18.44 billion by 2030.
  • The demand for polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing is expected to be driven by the increasing demand for advanced diagnostic techniques; rising forensic and research applications; and the growing prevalence of diseases such as chronic diseases, infectious diseases, and genetic disorders.
  • Moreover, increasing demand for genetic testing procedures and the introduction of novel technologies are other key factors likely to increase the demand for PCR testing.
  • Several research institutes and CROs are involved in genomics-based research to develop innovative strategies for disease management.

Deep Isolation and Amentum form Partnership to Commercialize Nuclear Waste Disposal Technology Globally

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022

BERKELEY, Calif. and GERMANTOWN, Md., Aug. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Deep Isolation Inc. and Amentum have signed a Memorandum of Agreement to work together to further the commercialization of Deep Isolation's technology around the world. This agreement positions the companies as global leaders in a multi-billion-dollar nuclear waste disposal industry that promises to unlock the future of clean nuclear energy.

Key Points: 
  • This agreement positions the companies as global leaders in a multi-billion-dollar nuclear waste disposal industry that promises to unlock the future of clean nuclear energy.
  • "This partnership strengthens our collective position in a growing market to provide innovative solutions for nuclear disposal around the world."
  • Deep Isolation's advanced nuclear technology leverages directional drilling practices to safely and efficiently isolate waste deep underground in borehole repositories, providing many countries with an alternative to a traditional mined repository.
  • Deep Isolation is a leading global innovator in nuclear waste storage and disposal solutions.

Deep Isolation and Amentum form Partnership to Commercialize Nuclear Waste Disposal Technology Globally

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Monday, August 8, 2022

BERKELEY, Calif. and GERMANTOWN, Md., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Deep Isolation Inc. and Amentum have signed a Memorandum of Agreement to work together to further the commercialization of Deep Isolation's technology around the world. This agreement positions the companies as global leaders in a multi-billion-dollar nuclear waste disposal industry that promises to unlock the future of clean nuclear energy.

Key Points: 
  • This agreement positions the companies as global leaders in a multi-billion-dollar nuclear waste disposal industry that promises to unlock the future of clean nuclear energy.
  • "This partnership strengthens our collective position in a growing market to provide innovative solutions for nuclear disposal around the world."
  • Deep Isolation's advanced nuclear technology leverages directional drilling practices to safely and efficiently isolate waste deep underground in borehole repositories, providing many countries with an alternative to a traditional mined repository.
  • The agreement provides Amentum access to more than 50 protected Deep Isolation inventions, as well as engineering specifications and know-how.