Posted on October 26, 2017 by Rich Powell
A widely popular and successful federal advanced energy agency now has its sights set on a new potential breakthrough: next-generation nuclear technologies. The Energy Department’s ARPA-E agency, among other actions, will seek to model crucial enabling technologies for advanced nuclear. That includes advanced manufacturing, automation and robotics. In his latest digital whiteboard video, ClearPath Executive Director Rich Powell explains how this new development is part of ARPA-E’s approach to addressing some of the biggest and toughest programs in the energy space.