We can choose to lead the world in energy innovation…or not.
Countries Planning Advanced Reactors
Reactors Planned/Under Construction by Home Country Vendor, by 10/2015
Russia’s Rosatom has a B-O-O (“Build, Own, and Operate”) approach.
American products used to dominate this sector, but Russia, Korea, and China have passed us. The U.S. could easily compete for these billion-dollar contracts using advanced reactors.
*ROW = Rest of World. These totals include reactor deals that are being negotiated as well as domestic projects.
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