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Title: Submerged passively-safe power plant

Abstract

The invention as presented consists of a submerged passively-safe power station including a pressurized water reactor capable of generating at least 600 MW of electricity, encased in a double hull vessel, and provides fresh water by using the spent thermal energy in a multistage flash desalination process. 8 figures.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
5387443
Patent Number(s):
5247553
Application Number:
PPN: US 7-799251
Assignee:
Dept. of Energy, Washington, DC (United States)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC07-76ID01570
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 27 Nov 1991
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
21 SPECIFIC NUCLEAR REACTORS AND ASSOCIATED PLANTS; NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS; DESIGN; UNDERWATER FACILITIES; DESALINATION; PWR TYPE REACTORS; WASTE HEAT UTILIZATION; DEMINERALIZATION; ENRICHED URANIUM REACTORS; NUCLEAR FACILITIES; POWER PLANTS; POWER REACTORS; REACTORS; SEPARATION PROCESSES; THERMAL POWER PLANTS; THERMAL REACTORS; WASTE PRODUCT UTILIZATION; WATER COOLED REACTORS; WATER MODERATED REACTORS; 210200* - Power Reactors, Nonbreeding, Light-Water Moderated, Nonboiling Water Cooled

Citation Formats

Herring, J S. Submerged passively-safe power plant. United States: N. p., 1993. Web.
Herring, J S. Submerged passively-safe power plant. United States.
Herring, J S. Tue . "Submerged passively-safe power plant". United States.
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