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Idaho National Laboratory projections point to continued growth, high demand for top...

December 6, 2022

Idaho National Laboratory projections point to continued growth, high demand for top talent  IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — Idaho National Laboratory is projecting significant growth as the lab remains at the forefront of scientific innovation and technology. “The lab is achieving...

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Idaho National Laboratory’s state economic impact grows to over $3 billion

March 31, 2022

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — Idaho National Laboratory has released its Fiscal Year 2021 Economic Impact Summary. The report shows the laboratory is the sixth largest employer in Idaho, adding $3.08 billion to Idaho’s gross economic output. As INL develops and...

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INL chooses cybersecurity company to participate in Mentor-Protege Program

March 18, 2022

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — Battelle Energy Alliance has selected QED Secure Solutions to participate in Idaho National Laboratory’s Mentor-Protege Program. After an extensive review, the Texas-based company that focuses on cybersecurity and critical infrastructure protection, emerged as the best candidate...

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Armor technology designed to protect the power grid licensed by Michigan company

March 8, 2022

A 2013 sniper attack on an electric power substation in Northern California, which caused more than $15 million in damages and destroyed 17 transformers, led Idaho National Laboratory researchers to develop a novel protective solution. Now, the lab’s Armored Transformer...

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INL, University of Utah agree to expand collaborative research opportunities

February 23, 2022

Idaho National Laboratory and the University of Utah have signed an agreement allowing both organizations to collaborate on research and development projects aimed at advancing the nation’s energy and security technology.   The newly signed Strategic Understanding for Premier Education and...

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INL awards economic development grants to four nonprofits

February 7, 2022

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — Battelle Energy Alliance, which manages Idaho National Laboratory (INL) for the U.S. Department of Energy, has awarded $70,000 in grant funding through INL’s 2022 Economic Development Grant Program.    “These grants are an opportunity for us to affirm our commitment to Idaho’s economic growth and prosperity,” said Marsha McDaniel, a senior advisor at INL. “We are thrilled...

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Southern Company signs agreement with U.S. Department of Energy to demonstrate world’s...

November 18, 2021

Southern Company signs agreement with U.S. Department of Energy to demonstrate world’s first fast-spectrum salt reactor in collaboration with TerraPower, Idaho National Laboratory The Molten Chloride Reactor Experiment will provide crucial operational data for fast-spectrum salt reactors and unlock this...

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NATIONAL LABORATORY PARTNERS WITH ARIZONA COMPANY TO USE NUCLEAR ENERGY FOR CLEAN...

October 11, 2021

Energy Dept. Funding to Support Hydrogen Production at Arizona’s Palo Verde Generating Station Idaho National Laboratory will partner with the country’s largest commercial nuclear energy facility to bring the nation one step closer to a carbon-free future. PNW Hydrogen, LLC...

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