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Thor Energy strengthens collaboration with Cambridge University

Thor Energy will strengthen its collaboration with Cambridge University by joining the Nuclear Industry Club and supporting a PhD candidate.

The UK has been one of the most important nuclear countries worldwide and will continue to be so in the future with its decision to build a new fleet of nuclear plants over the next decade. […]

By |January 20th, 2017|Ukategorisert|0 Comments

Thor Energy signs agreement with Osaka University

Oslo 17 January, 2017
Osaka University and Thor Energy have signed a cooperation agreement on preforming a joint feasibility study using Thor Energy´s product, ThAdditive, in the ATMEA1 reactor.

Osaka University is supported by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in the feasibility study. The results will be presented at the Atomic Energy Society of Japan (AESJ) 2017 spring meeting.

ThAdditive […]

By |January 17th, 2017|Ukategorisert|0 Comments

Second round of thorium test irradiation underway

The second phase of a five-year trial-operation of thorium based nuclear fuels is now under way. The consortium established* in 2011 and led by Thor Energy is undertaking a sophisticated test-irradiation campaign in order to quantify the performance of the fuel and to qualify it for commercial use. The first thorium fuel specimens were loaded […]

By |January 12th, 2016|Ukategorisert|0 Comments

Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute joins Thor Energy in fuel test irradiation consortium

Oslo, Norway, April 8th, 2015. The Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI) has signed an agreement to join the international consortium led by Thor Energy which is undertaking a sophisticated test-irradiation campaign in order to develop and qualify additive fuels for improved safety and operational performance in nuclear reactors. Central in the cooperation […]

By |August 24th, 2015|Ukategorisert|0 Comments

Thorium Fuel – Test irradiation underway in Norway

Oslo, Norway, July 1st, 2013. The trial-operation of a thorium based nuclear fuel has commenced in Norway. An international consortium led by Thor Energy is undertaking a sophisticated test-irradiation campaign in order to quantify the performance of the fuel and to qualify it for commercial use. The first thorium fuel specimens have been loaded into […]

By |August 24th, 2015|Ukategorisert|0 Comments

Thorium nuclear fuel irradiation project initiated

Oslo, Norway, 10th February, 2012. The Norwegian company, Thor Energy AS developing Thorium-based nuclear fuels, has initiated a 5-year Thorium Fuel Irradiation Campaign which includes the fabrication and test of commercial-type thorium fuel in a nuclear reactor. The irradiation project which was officially kicked-off last week will be run in the IFE (Institute for Energy […]

By |August 24th, 2015|Ukategorisert|0 Comments