Graphite 2015: Nuclear graphite has a “rosy future”

By James Sean Dickson
Published: Wednesday, 09 December 2015

A new generation of nuclear graphite-requiring reactors could see industry demand for the speciality product grow, though the wait may be long, depending on nuclear energy policies and timeframes for new products

The nuclear graphite industry has a positive future, despite headwinds following the Fukushima power plant incident in Japan in 2011, delegates heard at IM’s 5th Graphite and Graphene Conference in London today.

"The future is very rosy for nuclear graphite," Gareth Neighbour, professor and head of mechanical engineering and mathematical sciences...

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