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Nuclear Energy

Research dedicated to enhancing the potential for affordable, safe and sustainable energy production from nuclear fission and fusion

For nuclear fission energy research, visit the Center for Advanced Nuclear Energy Systems, a MITEI Low-Carbon Energy Center.

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Q&A with Low-Carbon Energy Center for Fusion and Magnet Research co-directors
Exelon Generation provides CANES funding for research on advanced nuclear fuel cladding coatings
Buongiorno awarded grant from EDF for study “Future of Nuclear Energy in a Carbon-Constrained World

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