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ADVANCING NUCLEAR ENERGY

As the nation's premier nuclear science and technology lab, INL leads research, development and demonstration projects to help the nation maintain and expand its use of nuclear energy.

SECURING & MODERNIZING CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE

INL's isolated site, test bed infrastructure, and applied-science focus make it a major center for national security technology development and demonstration.

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INL improves U.S. energy security and industrial competitiveness by ensuring the availability of clean energy and developing improved technologies to protect the environment.
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Solution to this growing environmental crisis may come from an unlikely combination

Drinking water warnings and “keep out” orders are just a symptom of the rapidly growin...

INL research leads to new discovery on key nuclear fuel

Uranium dioxide (UO2) has been a key component of fuel for nuclear power plants for decade...

Idaho researchers search for flaws before they become failures

Since they were introduced in the early 1990s, lithium-ion batteries have emerged as the e...
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