The mission of the Department of Energy Office of Nuclear Energy (DOE-NE) is to advance nuclear power as a resource capable of meeting the nation's energy, environmental and national security needs by resolving technical, cost, safety, proliferation resistance, and security barriers through research, development and demonstration [RD&D]...
ATR Complex named nuclear historic landmark
The American Nuclear Society (ANS) dedicated Idaho National Laboratory's Advanced Test Reactor Complex as an ANS Nuclear Historic Landmark at an award ceremony today.
The complex housed the original Materials Testing Reactor, built in 1952, the Engineering Test Reactor, built in 1957, and the Advanced Test Reactor, which began operation in 1967, an American Nuclear Society news release said.
Idaho Falls Post-Register
By KEVIN TREVELLYAN