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Moniz sworn in as secretary of DOE via Power Engineering

An energy policy veteran, Ernest Moniz, was sworn in May 21 as the 13th secretary of energy. “I am thrilled to be back at DOE,” Moniz told a Department of Energy (DOE) employee gathering moments after being sworn in by … Continue reading

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Nastasi earns grant to develop nuclear reactor metal-ceramic composite via PHYS ORG

Mike Nastasi, director of the Nebraska Center for Energy Sciences Research at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, had one of 13 projects selected recently by the U.S. Department of Energy to improve nuclear reactor safety, performance and cost competitiveness. Nastasi received … Continue reading

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Turning waste repositories into nuclear energy hubs via Nuclear Energy Insider

The search for final repository sites tends to focus on putting waste as far out of sight as possible. But there are sound arguments for turning a repository into a nuclear centrepiece. Dr Charles Forsberg probably knows as much about … Continue reading

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DOE Paying MIT for Pro-Nuclear Evaluation of Research via Reader Supported News

Two of 47 newly funded Department of Energy (DOE) research projects are led by professors in the Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering (NSE) at MIT. Under its Nuclear Energy University Programs (NEUP) umbrella, the DOE has awarded $36.2 million … Continue reading

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