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Nuclear science introduction of thorium in the nuclear fuel cycle short- to long-term considerations oecd 2015 nea no 7224 nuclear energy agency. With the nuclear industry in a bit of a post-fukushima funk right now, advocates of clean energy are dusting off plans to use the lesser-known metal thorium to run. Nuclear energy insight winter 2012—officials in india are ready to build a large-scale prototype of a reactor fueled by a combination of thorium and low-enriched.
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