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A research and consulting firm hired by Illinois governor J. B. Pritzker’s administration to scrutinize the financial fitness of Exelon’s Byron and Dresden nuclear plants approves of limited state subsidies for the facilities, according to a redacted version of the firm’s report made available yesterday.
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Fusion Science and Technology | Volume 47 | Number 1 | January 2005 | Pages 218-220
Technical Paper | Open Magnetic Systems for Plasma Confinement | dx.doi.org/10.13182/FST05-A643
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This contribution presents recent results obtained with a pyroelectric bolometer installed on the Globus-M spherical tokamak. By results of processing signals, the information about a time lag between signals of different channels was received, using a correlation analysis. This part of work is aimed to estimate a velocity of macroscopic movements of radiation sources. Radiation losses during recent experiments with NBI and ICRH operation are presented and considered as well.