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Title: Powering the Nuclear Navy (U.S. Department of Energy)

Secretary Perry toured the USS Harry Truman with Admiral Caldwell. The Truman is powered by the Department of Energy’s Nuclear Propulsion Program. These ships can run 25 years with a single nuclear-pomore »wered reactor. Secretary Perry was briefed on the importance of nuclear propulsion to the carrier’s capabilities. The Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program provides power plants that ensure safety, reliability, and extended deployment capacity.« less
Title: Powering the Nuclear Navy (U.S. Department of Energy)
Publication Date: 2017-10-17
OSTI Identifier: 1399912
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Office of Naval Reactors (NA-30)
Subject: 22 GENERAL STUDIES OF NUCLEAR REACTORS ; 45 MILITARY TECHNOLOGY, WEAPONRY, AND NATIONAL DEFENSE ; USS HARRY TRUMAN ; NUCLEAR PROPULSION PROGRAM ; NUCLEAR POWERED REACTOR ; EMISSIONS FREE
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 00:01:10
System Entry Date: 2018-05-21