GE and Hitachi JV claims to use ARMOR zirconia and a lead-resistant test a New Accident Tolerant Fuel

Accident Tolerant Fuel in Nuclear Plant

Global Nuclear Fuels (GNF), a joint venture led by GE and Hitachi Ltd. that provides fuel for boiling water reactors and fuel related services worldwide, claims to use ARMOR zirconia and a lead-resistant test. The impact of IronClad emergency fuel solutions components were installed at the Clinton Nuclear Power Plant in Exelon, Illinois. The US […]

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energys ESBWR Receives NRC Final Design Approval

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) announced its next-generation reactor model, the Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactor (ESBWR), has received a positive final safety evaluation report (FSER) and final design approval (FDA) from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). The FDA constitutes a finding by the NRC staff that the ESBWR design is safe and all […]

high-quality fabricated nuclear fuel and services for the commercial nuclear industry

Global Nuclear Fuel (GNF), the GE-led joint venture with Hitachi, Ltd. and Toshiba Corporation, this month is celebrating its 10th anniversary and embarking on a new decade as a world-leading supplier of reliable, high-quality fabricated nuclear fuel and services for the commercial nuclear industry. With a growing list of countries planning to build new nuclear […]