Article on sharing waste heat from nuclear plants in Science Trends

Industrial Symbiosis and Eco-industrial Development

Another aspect of shared infrastructure and making more efficient use of existing resources involves putting the waste heat from nuclear plants to work for industry.  Read about it here: https://sciencetrends.com/cost-and-climate-savings-through-nuclear-plant-based-heating-systems/  This is similar to the American Planning Association policy guidance that all new power generation facilities be co-located with industry to make more efficient use of the by-products generated by power production.

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02 May 2018

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