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Oct 06, 2020, 15:38 ET X-energy to work with Ontario Power Generation to advance clean energy technology in Canada

X-energy is pleased to work with Ontario Power Generation (OPG) to further advance the engineering and design work of the Xe-100 small modular...


Jun 26, 2020, 06:45 ET X-energy Teams with NFI to Supply Exclusive Fuel to the High-Temperature Gas-Cooled Reactor (HTGR) in Japan

X-energy announced it has teamed with Nuclear Fuel Industries (NFI) to be the exclusive counterparty to supply fuel to the Japanese high-temperature...


May 18, 2020, 07:00 ET X-energy Awarded $6 million from the Department of Energy's ARPA-E Program

X-energy announced it was awarded a $6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E). The...


May 14, 2020, 07:00 ET X-energy to irradiate TRISO-X fuel with MIT's Nuclear Reactor Laboratory

X-energy has reached an agreement with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for the Institute's Nuclear Reactor Laboratory to use its...


Feb 06, 2020, 07:00 ET X-energy Appoints Katherine Moshonas Cole Canada Country Manager

X-energy is pleased to announce the appointment of Katherine Moshonas Cole as Canada Country Manager effective immediately. Katherine will lead...


Nov 06, 2019, 08:30 ET Global Nuclear Fuel and X-energy Announce TRISO Fuel Collaboration

Global Nuclear Fuel (GNF) and X-energy today announced a collaboration to produce low-cost, high-quality TRi-structural ISOtropic (TRISO) particle...


Apr 30, 2019, 13:50 ET X-energy Partners with Nuclear Fuel Industries on Future TRISO Fuel Production

X-energy has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Nuclear Fuel Industries, Ltd. (NFI) of Japan that establishes a partnership on the...


Mar 14, 2019, 12:12 ET X-energy Invited to Submit Part II for DOE Loan Guarantee Application

X-energy announced today that the company has been invited to submit a Part II loan guarantee application by the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE)...


Jan 23, 2019, 13:43 ET X-energy Appoints Clay Sell as Chief Executive Officer

X-energy's Founder Dr. Kam Ghaffarian announced that he has appointed J. Clay Sell as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) effective January 21, 2019. Dr....


Jan 08, 2019, 16:47 ET X-energy Support of ACO HALEU Production

X-energy supports and commends the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Nuclear Energy Oak Ridge Site Office (NE-ORSO) announcement of their intent to...


Sep 13, 2018, 13:49 ET X-energy Holds First Public Meeting on Their Xe-100 Advanced Reactor with the NRC

X-energy held their first public meeting on September 11, 2018 with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to discuss the design of the Xe-100, ...


Aug 27, 2018, 14:14 ET NRC Holds First Public Meeting for X-energy's Proposed TRISO-X Fuel Fabrication Facility

X-energy held their first public meeting with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) staff on August 24, 2018, to discuss our proposed TRISO-X...


Apr 27, 2018, 04:54 ET X-energy Awarded Department of Energy Cooperative Agreement

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced that X Energy, LLC (X-energy) has been awarded a $8.99 million cooperative agreement for the design and ...


Nov 28, 2017, 09:14 ET X-energy Signs MOU with Jordan Atomic Energy Commission

The Jordan Atomic Energy Commission (JAEC) and X Energy, LLC (X-energy) announced today they have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)...


Mar 16, 2017, 09:07 ET X-energy Moves their Xe-100 Advanced Reactor into Conceptual Design

X Energy, LLC (X-energy) announced that it has commenced the conceptual design phase for its Xe-100 high temperature gas-cooled (HTGR) pebble bed...


Sep 29, 2016, 09:34 ET X-energy and Burns & McDonnell Partner on Deployment of Xe-100 Advanced Nuclear Reactor

X Energy, LLC (X-energy) and Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company, Inc., have entered into a memorandum of understanding as a step toward deployment ...


Aug 22, 2016, 09:32 ET X-energy and Southern Nuclear Collaborate on Advanced Reactor Development

X Energy, LLC (X-energy) and a subsidiary of Southern Nuclear Operating Company (Southern Nuclear) have entered into a memorandum of understanding as ...


Jul 15, 2016, 10:18 ET X-energy CEO Addresses Industry on HTGR Reactor Advancement

X-energy CEO Dr. Kam Ghaffarian addressed the nuclear industry at the Nuclear Infrastructure Council's Special Summit on Global Nuclear Energy...


Jan 15, 2016, 07:23 ET X-energy Wins Department of Energy Development Grant

The U.S. Department of Energy announced that X-energy has won a $40 million grant to develop the Xe-100 pebble bed High Temperature Gas-Cooled...


Oct 28, 2015, 07:11 ET X-energy Advanced Nuclear Concept is a Feasible Option at Existing Power Plant Sites

X-energy and South Carolina Electric & Gas Co. (SCE&G) have completed a joint study to examine the technical and economic feasibility of siting an...


Oct 26, 2015, 07:12 ET X-energy Develops Commercial Fuel Strategy

X-energy hosted a group of international nuclear fuel experts in Annapolis, MD, last week to develop a fuel validation path for X-energy's Xe-100...


Apr 14, 2015, 06:30 ET International Experts Define Best-Practices in Nuclear "Pebble" Fuel Manufacture

X-energy, a Greenbelt-based nuclear engineering company, recently convened a group of world-renowned nuclear experts to discuss best-practices in...