Submerged passively-safe power plant

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The invention as presented consists of a submerged passively-safe power station including a pressurized water reactor capable of generating at least 600 MW of electricity, encased in a double hull vessel, and provides fresh water by using the spent thermal energy in a multistage flash desalination process.

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23 p.

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Herring, J.S. December 31, 1991.

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  • EG & G, Inc.
    Publisher Info: EG and G Idaho, Inc., Idaho Falls, ID (United States)
    Place of Publication: Idaho Falls, Idaho

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The invention as presented consists of a submerged passively-safe power station including a pressurized water reactor capable of generating at least 600 MW of electricity, encased in a double hull vessel, and provides fresh water by using the spent thermal energy in a multistage flash desalination process.

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23 p.

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OSTI as DE94005169

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  • Other Information: PBD: 1991

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  • Other: DE94005169
  • Report No.: PATENTS-US--A7799251
  • Grant Number: AC07-76ID01570
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 140432
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc618659

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  • December 31, 1991

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Herring, J.S. Submerged passively-safe power plant, patent, December 31, 1991; Idaho Falls, Idaho. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc618659/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.