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2020 Winter Meeting and Nuclear Technology Expo
November 15–19, 2020
Chicago, IL|Chicago Marriott Downtown
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NEA issues call to action in report on nuclear cost reductions
A new report from the Paris-based OECD Nuclear Energy Agency declares that nuclear power is needed for countries to meet their Paris Agreement decarbonization and energy security policy goals, but that governmental support for a rapid reduction in the cost of new nuclear capacity through the creation of certain policy frameworks is likely necessary.
Item ID: 700365|ISBN: 978-0-89448-088-1
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NETS 2011 contains 87 full papers with the following topics of interest: missions and architectures, fission power and propulsion, radioisotope power systems, nuclear thermal propulsion, and advanced concepts. There was also an opening plenary, a plenary session on "Science Missions Enabled by Nuclear Power and Propulsion," and a special session on "Addressing the Non-Technical Challenges of Developing Space Nuclear Technology: Navigating the World of Politics and Policy."