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

In this episode, we discuss...

  • Tina’s background in chemical engineering and her personal evolution in the nuclear industry

  • Tina’s early work at Northeast Utilities helping to manage the start up of Millstone 3

  • The chemical processes involved in a steam generator

  • B&W Nuclear Technologies aka Framatome

  • Different reactor types and their chemical components

  • Comparing the overall environmental impact and health risk across different energy sources including nuclear

  • Risk-based versus prescriptive approaches to licensing new designs in the US

  • Key drivers of research in plant modernization including technology to automatically monitor chemistry

  • Ways we can improve the economics of nuclear safety

Tina Taylor

Deputy Chief Nuclear Officer, Electric Power Research Institute