In this episode, we discuss...

  • How Three Mile Island and the oil embargo influenced Shane to pursue nuclear engineering

  • How Shane helped support university test reactors through his role at the Office of Nuclear Energy

  • How tritium influenced the history behind the Office of New Production Reactors national security program

  • Creating a roadmap for Generation IV reactor development and deployment

  • How contracting to end users can help mobilize new nuclear

  • The driving issues behind construction and deployment of new nuclear technologies

  • How the Gateway for Accelerated Innovation in Nuclear (GAIN) program united research and design efforts

Shane Johnson

Deputy Assistant Secretary
Reactor Fleet and Advanced Reactor Deployment, DOE

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