Modular Pebble Bed Reactor (MPBR)

The pebble bed reactor (PBR) is a design, revived by the South African utility, ESKOM, near the turn of the century. In the United States, the design and progress toward licensing appears to have slowed. Interest by Exelon, an early proponent, has waned.

The following is a list of links leading to more information on the design:

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