Interim Report: Faret Experimental Program

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From Introduction: "The Fast Reactor Test (FARET) program is part of the United States Fast Reactor Program directed toward the demonstration of breeder reactors essential to the long-range goal of utilizing fertile fuels. (1) With-in this program is the current thinking that the early construction and operation of two or three prototype nuclear power plants of the order of 250 Mw(e) will lead eventually to the construction of practical and economic full scale breeder reactors by the early 1980's. (2)"

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Smaardyk, A.; Bump, T. R.; Handwerk, J. & Handwerk, J. April 1963.

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From Introduction: "The Fast Reactor Test (FARET) program is part of the United States Fast Reactor Program directed toward the demonstration of breeder reactors essential to the long-range goal of utilizing fertile fuels. (1) With-in this program is the current thinking that the early construction and operation of two or three prototype nuclear power plants of the order of 250 Mw(e) will lead eventually to the construction of practical and economic full scale breeder reactors by the early 1980's. (2)"

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86 p. : ill.

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"Operated by The University of Chicago under Contract W-31-109-eng-38 with the U. S. Atomic Energy Commission." "by The FARET Program Group."

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Smaardyk, A.; Bump, T. R.; Handwerk, J. & Handwerk, J. Interim Report: Faret Experimental Program, report, April 1963; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc11576/: accessed October 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.