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  • Bill Gates’s TerraPower Will Build Experimental Nuclear Reactor in Idaho

    Bill Gates’s TerraPower Will Build Experimental Nuclear Reactor in Idaho

    Though still in the early stages, it appears the U.S. appetite for experimental nuclear energy technology is on the rise. Last week, Bill Gates-founded TerraPower announced it had selected Kemmerer, Wyoming, as the site for its first “Natrium” 345 megawatt sodium-cooled fast reactor. Now, the company’s technology will be used to create a first-of-its-kind molten…