SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

April 14, 2014 06:15 ET

Large DoE Grant Supports Development of Very Small Nuclear Reactors, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Apr 14, 2014) - Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- In awarding a large grant to develop small modular nuclear reactors, the U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) (Washington, D.C.) decided to go really small: It awarded a five-year cost-sharing grant totaling up to $226 million to a consortium that wants to build SMRs that are 45 megawatts in size.

Other companies featured: Babcock & Wilcox Company (NYSE:BWC), Fluor Corporation (NYSE:FLR), Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE)

For details, view the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at, or browse other breaking industrial news stories at

Industrial Info Resources (IIR), with global headquarters in Sugar Land, Texas, three offices in North America and 10 international offices, is the leading provider of global market intelligence specializing in the industrial process, heavy manufacturing and energy markets. Industrial Info's quality-assurance philosophy, the Living Forward Reporting Principle™, provides up-to-the-minute intelligence on what's happening now, while constantly keeping track of future opportunities. To contact an office in your area, visit the "Contact Us" page.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Joe Govreau