US Military orders Portable Nuclear Reactor

One Mobile Microreactor could generate between one and five megawatts (one million to five million watts) of electricity, a DOD press release states. The BWXT Mobile Microreactor will be the first Generation Four reactor built in the United States. The first Generation Four Reactor began operation in China in September 2021.

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Rolls-Royce to build Small Modular Reactors in UK

Workers can assemble an SMR in a factory using 80% British components, Rolls-Royce claims. Rolls executives hope to build the reactors in Northern England or Wales where they claim there is existing nuclear expertise.

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