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Aurora clean energy plant turns nuclear waste into electricity

Aurora clean energy plant turns nuclear waste into electricity A California-based startup Oklo has recently announced the launch of the Aurora, an advanced fission clean energy plant that can turn nuclear waste into energy to power communities with affordable, reliable, clean power. The advanced fission power plant, also called a fission battery, produces about 1.5 … Continue reading Aurora clean energy plant turns nuclear waste into electricity

Future perspectives on solid-state storage

Future perspectives on solid-state storage Solid-state batteries are viewed by many as the most promising technology to succeed today’s lithium-ion technologies in many energy storage applications. But there are still plenty of barriers to large-scale use of this type of battery. An international team of scientists has reviewed recent progress with the technology, and examined … Continue reading Future perspectives on solid-state storage

Patents Secured for Revolutionary Nuclear Fusion Technology

Patents Secured for Revolutionary Nuclear Fusion Technology Scientists in Australia are making some astonishing claims about a new nuclear reactor technology. Startup HB11, which spun out of the University of New South Wales, has applied for and received patents in the U.S., Japan, and China so far. The company’s technology uses lasers to trigger a … Continue reading Patents Secured for Revolutionary Nuclear Fusion Technology

Ion Storage Systems Says Its Ceramic Electrolyte Could Be a Gamechanger for Solid-State Batteries

Ion Storage Systems Says Its Ceramic Electrolyte Could Be a Gamechanger for Solid-State Batteries A superthin electrolyte with three layers could deliver safe, fast-charging batteries For years, experts have predicted that solid-state batteries will be the next-generation technology for electric vehicles (EVs). These batteries promise to be safer by relying on a solid electrolyte instead … Continue reading Ion Storage Systems Says Its Ceramic Electrolyte Could Be a Gamechanger for Solid-State Batteries

One of the World’s Tiniest Nuclear Plants Is Coming to #Idaho

One of the World’s Tiniest Nuclear Plants Is Coming to Idaho The demonstration represents a new-generation of micro-reactors. An experimental nuclear reactor in Idaho could be the first of its kind in the United States: a commercial reactor providing power using fuel that reduces nuclear waste. The small power plant could power about 1,000 homes … Continue reading One of the World’s Tiniest Nuclear Plants Is Coming to #Idaho

FERC ‘s effort to undermine state clean energy policies cannot stand

FERC’s effort to undermine state clean energy policies cannot stand As attorneys general, my colleagues and I are the chief legal officers of our states, which are leading the charge in adopting policies to combat the rising threat of climate change. Our states are committed to the use of clean energy and energy efficiency programs … Continue reading FERC ‘s effort to undermine state clean energy policies cannot stand

#Blue_Nova Launches The MegaBoy 1 MWh Storage Product

Blue Nova Launches The MegaBoy 1 MWh Storage Product South Africa has been experiencing a lot of electricity rationing recently as the power utility, Eskom, struggles to meet demand. We recently looked at how these electricity blackouts have helped nurture South Africa’s nascent stationary storage assembly and manufacturing market. Now one of the players in … Continue reading #Blue_Nova Launches The MegaBoy 1 MWh Storage Product

Rolls-Royce Reignites The Race To Build Mini- Nuclear Power Plants

Rolls-Royce Reignites The Race To Build Mini-Nuclear Power Plants Global manufacturer Rolls-Royce is the latest entrant in the tech race to provide small-scale nuclear power. Last month, the company announced plans to build 10-15 small modular reactors (SMRs) in the United Kingdom by 2029, with each unit compact enough to sit on the back of … Continue reading Rolls-Royce Reignites The Race To Build Mini- Nuclear Power Plants