MCLEAN, Va., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lightbridge Corporation (Nasdaq: LTBR), the leading innovator of advanced nuclear fuel designs and provider of nuclear energy consulting services to commercial and governmental organizations, today filed an 8-K to disclose new information on its proprietary all-metal fuel technology. The disclosure outlines more detailed safety benefits of the Company's all-metal fuel technology, including increased heat transfer between fuel and coolant, lower fuel operating temperature and improved cladding integrity. The Company will present this additional background information at the Roth Capital Partners 23rd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference.
Additional information on the disclosure is available in the 8-K filing as well as the live, audio webcast of the presentation which can be found by visiting the Investor Relations section of the Lightbridge website at http://ir.ltbridge.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=121550&p=irol-irhome.
About Lightbridge Corporation
Lightbridge is a U.S. nuclear energy company based in McLean, Va. with operations in Abu Dhabi, Moscow and London. The Company develops proprietary, proliferation resistant, next generation nuclear fuel technologies for current and future nuclear reactor systems. The Company also provides comprehensive advisory services for established and emerging nuclear programs based on a philosophy of transparency, non-proliferation, safety and operational excellence. Lightbridge's breakthrough fuel technology is establishing new global standards for safe and clean nuclear power and leading the way towards a sustainable energy future. Lightbridge consultants provide integrated strategic advice and expertise across a range of disciplines including regulatory affairs, nuclear reactor procurement and deployment, reactor and fuel technology and international relations. It leverages those broad and integrated capabilities by offering its services to commercial entities and governments with a need to establish or expand nuclear industry capabilities and infrastructure.
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