Updates

TerraPraxis Selects Terrestrial Energy Generation IV Nuclear Technology for the Repowering Coal Consortium

Oakville, Ontario; Charlotte, North Carolina; and London, United Kingdom – November 7, 2022 – Terrestrial Energy, an advanced nuclear technology development company, and TerraPraxis, an organization that innovates, designs, and accelerates scalable, equitable climate solutions, have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to cooperate on Repowering Coal.

Terrestrial Energy and Orano Complete Successful IMSR Fuel Packaging and Transportation Evaluation

Bethesda, Maryland, and Oakville, Ontario, Canada – November 1, 2022 – Terrestrial Energy has completed a regulatory evaluation of packaging and cross-border transportation of Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®) nuclear fuel in collaboration with Orano, a global leader in the nuclear fuel cycle.

This work demonstrates that nuclear fuel packaging used by Orano today to service the nuclear industry is suitable for the transportation and supply of IMSR® fuel.

Terrestrial Energy and Orano Complete Successful IMSR Fuel Packaging and Transportation Evaluation

Bethesda, Maryland, and Oakville, Ontario, Canada – November 1, 2022 – Terrestrial Energy has completed a regulatory evaluation of packaging and cross-border transportation of Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®) nuclear fuel in collaboration with Orano, a global leader in the nuclear fuel cycle.

This work demonstrates that nuclear fuel packaging used by Orano today to service the nuclear industry is suitable for the transportation and supply of IMSR® fuel.

IMSR® Core-unit – outer view

This illustration is an outer view of the IMSR® Core-unit. Their connections to the rest of the power system are at the top, allowing for easy replacement every seven years.

IMSR® Core-unit – section view

This cutaway view show the interior of the IMSR® Core-unit. This elegant design enables Core-units to be factory made, easily transportable, and swappable inside the plant.

IMSR® Core-unit in silo – section view

A cutaway view shows the complete IMSR® Core-unit with integrated heat exchangers in a storage silo.

Full IMSR® plant – section view

This cutaway view illustration shows how an IMSR® Core-unit sits low and central in the reactor building, with replacement Core-units stored nearby.

IMSR® cogeneration plant supplying an industrial facility – aerial view

Aerial view illustration of an IMSR® cogeneration plant supplying an industrial facility.

IMSR® cogeneration plant – front view

Front view illustration of an IMSR® cogeneration plant.

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Terrestrial Energy is an industry-leading technology company committed to delivering reliable, emission-free, and cost-competitive nuclear energy with a truly innovative advanced reactor design, the Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®).