The New, Safer Nuclear Reactors That Might Help Stop Climate Change

From sodium-cooled fission to advanced fusion, a fresh generation of projects hopes to rekindle trust in nuclear energy

MIT Technology Review
Feb 27 · 6 min read
A photograph taken in 2016 shows the central confinement vessel of a prototype fusion reactor built by Tri Alpha Energy (now TAE Technologies). Photo: Julian Berman

By Leigh Phillips

BP might not be the first source you go to for environmental news, but its annual energy review is highly…

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