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India to look at exporting nuclear reactors

Posted by Sandeep Puri on January 5, 2010

Thorium-fuelled exports coming from India

India has announced intentions to export power reactors to other nations and is developing an advanced design for that purpose..

The reactor design is based on the thorium fuel cycle which supposedly produces less waste..
This probably doesn’t count as a source of alternative/green fuel, but the merits of it as opposed to large-hydro, coal or natural gas need to be explored..

Full article at
http://www.world-nuclear-news.org/NP_Thorium_exports_coming_from_India_1709091.html

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