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

In this episode, we discuss...

 

  • Neil’s background in the British Navy and his personal journey in the nuclear industry

  • Neil’s work as a system engineer at Sizewell

  • The Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) and its work to increase a power plant’s capacity factor and uptime

  • Understanding a plant’s realtime risk profile

  • EPRI’s relationship with the nuclear industry and where it gets its funding

  • EPRI’s research surrounding operations and maintenance cost as well as capital cost

  • EPRI’s long term work supporting small modular reactors

  • Gen IV reactors and what we need to do now to support their implementation in the coming decades

Neil Wilmshurst

Chief Nuclear Officer, EPRI