Salt Breeder Reactor

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Beryllium Moderated Reactors - History - Oak Ridge National Laboratory Molten Salt Breeder Reactor
... timeframe resulted in a proposed Molten Salt Breeder Reactor (MSBR) design which would use LiF-BeF2-ThF4-UF4 (72-16-12-0.4) as fuel, was to be moderated by graphite with a 4 year replacement schedule, use NaF-NaBF4 ... closed down in the early 1970s in favor of the liquid metal fast breeder reactor (LMFBR), after which research stagnated in the United States ... Today, the ARE and the MSRE remain the only molten salt reactors ever operated ...

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