Thorium Reactor

Some articles on thorium, reactors, thorium reactors:

Thorium Compounds - Applications - Thorium As A Nuclear Fuel - Benefits and Challenges
... The naturally occurring isotope thorium-232 is a fertile material, and with a suitable neutron source can be used as nuclear fuel in nuclear reactors, including breeder reactors ... Energy Department underwrote research into thorium fuel, and research also was begun in 1996 by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), to study the use of thorium ... in Israel founded a consortium to develop thorium reactors, which included other companies Raytheon Nuclear Inc ...