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Title: U.S. Forward Operating Base Applications of Nuclear Power

This paper provides a high level overview of current nuclear power technology and the potential use of nuclear power at military bases. The size, power ranges, and applicability of nuclear power units for military base power are reviewed. Previous and current reactor projects are described to further define the potential for nuclear power for military power.
Authors:
 [1]
  1. Idaho National Lab. (INL), Idaho Falls, ID (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1184083
Report Number(s):
INL/EXT--15-34351
TRN: US1500319
DOE Contract Number:
AC07-05ID14517
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
Idaho National Laboratory (INL), Idaho Falls, ID (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Nuclear Energy (NE)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
22 GENERAL STUDIES OF NUCLEAR REACTORS; 07 ISOTOPE AND RADIATION SOURCES; NUCLEAR POWER; USES; MILITARY FACILITIES; RADIOISOTOPE BATTERIES; TRANSPORTABLE REACTORS NESDPS Office of Nuclear Energy Space and Defense Power Systems; SMR, Forward Operating Base, small modular reactor