background_fid.jpg
Connecting Alaska to the World And the World to Alaska
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Local News

Bill Aims to Ease Approval of Microreactors

MicroreactorACEP.jpg
Alaska Center for Energy and Power
/
Rendering of microreactor power and heating system

Micro nuclear reactors are being considered as possible cost-effective, carbon free energy sources for midsize demand applications in Alaska. As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports a bill moving through the legislature would streamline the state’s approval process for them.