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Nuclear Powerplants  related subjects: Nuclear science
Basic Nuclear Fission
Basics of Nuclear Chemistry Nuclear Structure, Radioactivity, Alpha Decay, Beta Decay, Gamma Decay, Half-Life, Reactions, Fusion, Fission, Cosmic Rays
Belgian Nuclear Research SCK.CEN Belgian Nuclear Research
Boiling Water Reactor (BWR)
Boiling Water Reactor (BWR)
Chernobyl: ten years on radiological and health impact
Cooling Towers What are cooling towers? pdf file
Cooling Tower Animation
CrossFire Fusion Reactor The Magnetic and Electrostatic Nuclear Fusion Reactor, or simply CrossFire Fusor, is a nuclear fusion reactor designed by Moacir L. Ferreira Jr. for confining and fusing light atomic nucleus at significant rates, in order to produce enormous quantities of energy without pollution and no neutron hazards.
EDF energy British energy, nuclear power, electricity supply, nuclear electric, reactor, advanced gas - cooled reactor, fission, electricity pool, nuclear energy, environment, global warming, acid rain
Electrical power plant nuclear, fossil, and solar energy sources. Analysis and design of steam supply systems, electrical generating systems, and auxiliary systems. Power plant efficiency and operation
Electricity generation information on non-renewable energy sources such as fossil fuel (coal fired power stations) and nuclear power stations, as well as renewable energy sources such as wind, solar, wave, tidal, biomass, hydro, and geothermal
Elektrische energiesystemen in Dutch, pdf file
Energy systems Nuclear Physics: Fission and Fusion, Light Water, Reactors and Advances Breeder, Reactors and Fusion Energy, Nuclear Waste Disposal
Glossary of nuclear terms
How a Nuclear Power Plant Works How a Nuclear Power Plant Works, Nuclear power plants run on uranium fuel. In the reactor, uranium atoms are split through a process known as fission. When atoms are spilt, they produce a large amount of energy that is then converted to heat. The heat boils water, creating steam that is used to turn turbines, which spins the shaft of a generator. Inside the generator, coils of wire spin in a magnetic field and electricity is produced, ...
INSC International Nuclear Safety Center
International nuclear power plants There are currently approximately 437 nuclear power reactors in operation in over 25 countries around the world, with a total output of some 350,000 megawatts. An additional 36 reactors (27,000 MWe) are currently under construction, ...
Nuclear energy FAQ discusses nuclear energy as a part of a more general discussion of why human material progress is sustainable and should be sustained
Nuclear Energy - Fission and Fusion
Nuclear Power Plant Fuel Nuclear power plants do not burn any fuel. Instead, they use uranium fuel, consisting of solid ceramic pellets, to produce electricity through a process called fission
Nuclear Reactor Technology How it works, Reactor types, Classifications, Classification by type of nuclear reaction, Classification by moderator material, Classification by coolant, Classification by generation, Classification by phase of fuel, Classification by use, Current technologies, Advanced reactors, Generation IV reactors, Generation V+ reactors, Fusion reactors
Nuclear Power - energy from splitting Uranium atoms Nuclear power is generated using Uranium, which is a metal mined in various parts of the world
Nuclear Power Plants Operating in the United States
Nuclear Power Plant Control The Nuclear Power Plant (Demonstration)
Nuclear power plants around the world Basic Process, Reactor Construction, Coolants, Fuel Construction, Spent Fuel Decay - Trends, Comparisons-power generation, Radwaste-Lo & Hi Level, Low Level Waste Considerations, High Level Waste Considerations, Xenon 135 - An Intro to Neutron Poisons
Nuclear power plant control Control The Nuclear Power Plant (Demonstration)
Nuclear power plant databases
Nuclear Power Plant Operations The major difference between nuclear power plants and fossil fuel power plants is that nuclear plants use the process of fission to make steam instead of burning gas, coal or other fossil fuels. The fission process and how nuclear power plants operate will be discussed in this section
Nuclear power plants in America a critical approach
Nuclear Power Reactors Most nuclear electricity is generated using just two kinds of reactors which were developed in the 1950s and improved since, ...
Nuclear Power Reactors and Uranium Requirements World Nuclear Power Reactors 2006-07 and Uranium Requirements
Nuclear reactors how nuclear reactors work, NRC Strategic Plan (Reactor Section), NRR Task Action Plans, Spent Fuel Storage, Spent Fuel Transportation, High-Level Waste Disposal, Nuclear Security and Safeguards, Decommissioning of Nuclear Facilities, Quality Assurance for Nuclear Power Plants
Parts of the nuclear reactor
Pressurized Water Reactor Power Plant pdf file
Pressurized Water Reactor (PWR)
Pressurized Water Reactors (PWR) PWRs keep water under pressure so that it heats, but does not boil. Water from the reactor and the water in the steam generator that is turned into steam never mix. In this way, most of the radioactivity stays in the reactor area
Pressurized Water Reactor (PWR) Systems pdf file
Pressurized Water Reactors pdf file
Types of Radioactivity
Types of Nuclear Reactors Boiling Water Reactor, Pressurized Water Reactor, Liquid-Metal Fast-Breeder Reactor
Understanding nuclear Different types of nuclear power, Fission, Uranium Radiation and Radioactivity, Plutonium Sources of Radiation, Fuel rods and control rods, How a PWR power station works, Reprocessing, How an AGR power station works
Uranium -238
Uranium Radiation Properties
Virtual Nuclear Tourist ! Nuclear Power Plants Around the World
Virtual power plant tour Have you ever wondered how electricity is generated at a power plant? This virtual power plant tour shows you how it's done, from start to finish, by taking you on a simulated tour. Using sound, animation, video and games to show you how electricity is produced, just as if you were there -- letting you visit a power plant without ever leaving your home
Virtual power plant tour behind the scenes at a power plant

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