Increased Capacity Factors
Source: Idaho National Engineering Laboratory
Date: 10/1/95    Record No.: 10240
Contact: Tim Leahy, 208-526-4944

Increased Capacity Factors
This is the goal of several ongoing programs. INEL is collaborating with MIT in a Chemistry Consortium, doing research on increasing the time between refueling outages of nuclear plants. There is also work in reactor physics to find ways to modify surveillance intervals and technical specifications, and then to work with regulators to change regulations