Additional Aspects of the Enrico Fermi Atomic Power Plant

by N.L. Scott,
R.F. Mantey,

Serial Information: Journal of the Power Division, 1960, Vol. 86, Issue 1, Pg. 39-56

Document Type: Journal Paper


Features of first commercial fast-neutron reactor power plant; plant produces electricity by use of conventional steam turbine, but steam is produced through use of liquid-metal cooled, fast-neutron-breeder reactor; shielding, shielding penetrations, and special construction methods are described.

Subject Headings: Power plants | Steam power | Electric power | Construction methods | Turbines

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