United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Pre-Application Activities - Oklo

Who:   Oklo Inc.

What:   Pre-application interaction to discuss issues related to the Oklo design.

When:   Pre-application interactions began in November 2016.

Website:   http://oklo.com/

Project Overview

The staff of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) engaged in pre-application activities with Oklo Inc. starting in November 2016. Oklo, Inc. is a Silicon Valley based company that is developing a compact fast reactor which uses liquid metal heat transport. These reactors fit into a containerized system that can bring power to areas that do not have access to reliable power, and in some cases do not have access to power at all.

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