Accession Number:

AD1083965

Title:

Micro Nuclear Reactors: Prospects for Deploying Land-Based Nuclear Energy for the US Military

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

American Security Project Washington DC United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2019-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

Energy is a critical, if often overlooked, part of the militarys mission. The U.S. military is considering investments into micro nuclear power plants to enhance energy security and energy resilience. While the Navy has a long history with nuclear power, these new reactors would deploy in support of Army and Air Force missions.

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Power Plants and Fission Reactor Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE