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Old 11-11-2008, 11:38 AM   #872
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http://www.physorg.com/news145561984.html

Mini Nuclear Power Plants Could Power 20,000 Homes

Hyperion's miniature nuclear modules could be easily transported and buried underground, with the ability to power up to 20,000 homes.

(PhysOrg.com) -- Underground nuclear power plants no bigger than a hot tub may soon provide electricity for communities around the world. Measuring about 1.5 meters across, the mini reactors can each power about 20,000 homes.

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