Battelle Energy Alliance selected GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy’s PRISM technology to support the U.S. Department of Energy’s Versatile Test Reactor (VTR) program.

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is pressing for stronger action on climate change, noting in an  Axios  interview that wind and solar alone can't solve the problem. Gates is an investor in new energy technologies, including TerraPower, which is developing an advanced nuclear reactor.