Westinghouse to receive $12.8M for nuclear technology research

The U.S. Department of Energy announced Wednesday that it would be giving out $19 million in funding for advance nuclear technology development, with almost $13 million of that going to Westinghouse Electric Corp.

The Cranberry-based company will receive $12.8 million to prepare for the Nuclear Demonstration Unit of the eVinci micro reactor through design, analysis, testing and license to manufacture. These smaller reactors are more affordable and will allow nuclear power to be decentralized, no…

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