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NRC schedules webinars on Holtec’s proposed New Mexico storage site
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has scheduled four webinars in late August and early September to present its draft environmental findings and receive comments on Holtec International’s proposed consolidated spent nuclear fuel storage facility in New Mexico. Webinars were previously held on June 23 and July 9.
As published in the August 13 Federal Register, the public comment webinars will be held on August 20 from 6–9 p.m., August 25 from 2–5 p.m., August 26 from 6–9 p.m., and September 2 from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. All times are Eastern. Information for the webinars is posted on the NRC’s Public Meetings webpage.
Fusion Science and Technology | Volume 43 | Number 2 | March 2003 | Pages 153-160
Technical Paper | dx.doi.org/10.13182/FST03-A256
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It is generally recognized that the ion cyclotron (IC) heating and current drive technology is applicable to the next step devices, but it is still debated whether current IC launching structures are adequate for high-power density operation in discharges where the edge density profile is modified by the presence of edge-localized mode (ELM) activity. Important issues are the antenna tolerance to load variations (such as those due to ELMs) and minimum parasitic power losses.The proposed ITER IC antenna design addresses these issues through an advanced antenna design. The design principles and the projected performances of the ITER IC antenna are discussed.