In this episode, we discuss...

  • The renewed enthusiasm by vendors and contractors for nuclear power in the Americas.

  • Advancements in structural analysis techniques allow for more robust plant designs.

  • How younger engineers and Puerto Ricans are impacting the nuclear industry in a positive way.

  • Why United States nuclear industry leaders are relied upon to advance nuclear interests worldwide.

  • How SMRs offer opportunities to advance nuclear power generation in the U.S. and worldwide.

  • How SMR design allows for core cooling without reliance on external power sources.

  • Ways in which Puerto Rico could pioneer the implementation of SMRs to meet their energy needs.

Eddie Guerra

Senior Structural Engineer, Arup

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