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2022 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 13–17, 2022
Phoenix, AZ|Arizona Grand Resort
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OPG, Microsoft to work toward net-zero future for Ontario
Ontario Power Generation and Microsoft Canada have formed a partnership aimed at combatting climate change and driving sustainable growth across the province of Ontario, the Canadian utility announced this week.
Under the partnership, Microsoft will procure clean energy credits (CECs) sourced from OPG’s nuclear and hydro assets in Ontario on an hourly basis. (OPG’s nuclear assets include the four-unit Darlington plant and six-unit Pickering facility.) According to the announcement, this will enable Microsoft to advance toward its 100/100/0 by 2030 goal, which commits the software firm to powering its data centers globally with zero-carbon energy, 24/7.
Wednesday, May 18, 2022|1:30–3:15PM EDT|Haselton
Petri Guimaraes (Studsvik Scandpower)
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An Inline Burn-up Algorithm: Proposal and Preliminary Analysis
P. Cosgrove (Univ. Cambridge), E. Shwageraus (Univ. Cambridge), J. Leppänen (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland)
Study of Reference Burnup Steps Optimization in Fuel Segment Data File Generation for NEXUS/ANC9 Code System
Baocheng Zhang (Westinghouse Electric Co. ), Mike Gavalek (Westinghouse Electric Co.)
Application of the bRapid Fission Matrix Burnup Methodology to the JSI TRIGA Mark II Research Reactor
Anze Pungercic (Jožef Stefan Institute), Alireza Haghighat (Virginia Tech), Luka Snoj (Jožef Stefan Institute)
An APEC-Corrected 2-D NEM Macroscopic Depletion Analysis of Partial MOX SMRs
Seongdong Jang (KAIST), Taesuk Oh (KAIST), Yonghee Kim (KAIST)
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