Category ALLEGRO

Hungarian Academy of Sciences Centre for Energy Research (MTA EK) organizes the VINCO seminar on ALLEGRO, which will be held in Budapest, Danubius Hotel Flamenco in June 28th, 2018. The seminar is going to present an overview of the ALLEGRO related research in the Hungarian National Nuclear Research Project.

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S-Allegro experimental helium Loop Presentation

Pilsen, Czech Republic, 23 March 2018

At the regular meeting of representatives of the “V4G4 Center of Excellence”, Centrum Vyzkumu Rez s.r.o. (CVR) presented one of its key devices – the S-Allegro helium loop. All representatives of V4G4 together with a special visit of the Regional Nuclear Advisor, Mrs. Carole Wahide had the unique opportunity to get acquainted with one of the large infrastructures in Pilsen, co-funded by EU Structural Funds (SUSEN). The S-ALLEGRO loop is the first Czech experimental facility (mock-up) supporting the helium-cooled fast reactor (GFR) thermal- hydraulic and Decay Heat Removal (DHR) system research activities...

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The 20th meeting of the European Sustainable Nuclear Industrial Initiative Task Force (ESNII TF) was held in Brussels on 20 January 2016. It was chaired by Mr Noel Camarcat. The main purpose of the meeting was to inform the chairman about the progress of the ESNII projects: ASTRID, MYRRHA, ALFRED and ALLEGRO. Mr. Belovsky (UJV) provided with general overview of the ALLEGRO programme progress and Mr. Mr. Darilek (VUJE) presented detail of the outcomes summed up in a number of technical reports. The next Task Force meeting will be held in London on the 15/6/2016.

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MatISSE/JPNM workshop on cross-cutting issues in structural materials R&D for future energy systems took place in Institute for Energy and Transport, Petten, The Netherlands, on 25, 26 November 2015.The purpose of this Workshop was to discuss the status of structural materials R&D for future energy systems and particularly to identify common topics and sharing knowledge between different technologies such as renewables (wind, photovoltaics, etc.), nuclear and "clean" fossil fuel technologies. The collaboration on materials qualification and development across low carbon energy technologies on cross-cutting issues is a way to accelerate the energy system transformation towards the highest possible standards of safety, cost reduction and increased efficiency...

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