© 2019 by Titans of Nuclear. Produced by the Energy Impact Center: www.energyimpactcenter.org

In this episode, we discuss...

  • How Michael Gallagher entered the power generation industry

  • Different management roles at a nuclear power plant

  • The differences between boiling water reactors and pressurized water reactors

  • Methods for controlling radiation and shaping power in a boiling water reactor

  • The effects of fuel design and core efficiency on nuclear fuel consumption

  • Requirements for a nuclear power plant renewal license application

  • Federal limitations on the life cycle of a nuclear power plant

  • Global impacts of affordable and reliable energy sources

Michael Gallagher

Vice President of License Renewal, Exelon Generation