The Stable Salt Reactor: Transforming the promise of the molten salt fuel concept into a viable technology



Figure 5. GridReserve® molten salt energy store. Addition of a molten nitrate salt heat storage facility to the Stable Salt Reactor (SSR) allows as much as 8 hours of reactor full power heat output to be stored for later conversion to electricity. This makes it a perfect complement to intermittent renewable electricity sources


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